Guest Announcement: Erica Schroeder

321383_10151674815328825_1380860389_nErica Schroeder (A.K.A. Bella Hudson) has provided the the voice for over 100 voices in Television, Film, Video Games and Straight to DVD Animated Mini-Series over the last 10 years. She has voiced 8 characters in the YU-GI-OH franchise including: Mai Valentine (season 4 on), Akiza Izinski, Dark Magician Girl, The Duel Runner Computer, Rally Dawson and currently, Cathy Catherine on the new ZEXAL. Over the years she has voiced over 20 characters and various Pokemon on POKEMON including: Nurse Joy (season 6-8), Ash’s Pidove, and currently, Bianca on POKEMON BLACK AND WHITE. Other notable roles include: Lyserg in SHAMAN KING, Emma Frost in Joss Whedon’s Stop Motion Comic, ASTONISHING X-MEN, Brigette Verdant on MEW MEW POWER, Luffy on ONE PIECE, Olgariki on GO GO RIKI, Rai and Komorka on TAI CHI CHASERS, Blaze and Wave from the SONIC video games, Shiho from AH! MY GODDESS, from the makers of THE TRIPLETS OF BELLEVILLE, The Spirit of the Mountain in THE BOY WHO WANTED TO BE A BEAR, and The Witch in the Cannes Film Festival’s LITTLE LONG NOSE. As a Theater and Musical Theater Actress, Erica has also appeared on Broadway, Off-Broadway and regionally and sings on a few original cast recordings

Guest announcement: Johnny Yong Bosch

JYBJohnny Yong Bosch got his start fighting giant bugs as Adam Park, the Black Ranger on Mighty Morphin Power Rangers. It is a role that he would play for three and a half seasons on TV, two motion pictures and two special guest appearances in future Power Rangers seasons.

After Power Rangers, Johnny became very involved in voice acting work for various anime titles; usually landing the lead role. His first major voice acting role was Vash the Stampede in Trigun. He will later go on and play the voices of Kaneda in Akira, Renton in Eureka Seven, Claus in Last Exile, Clair in Heat Guy J, Sakaki in Witch Hunter Robin, Mike in Please Twins, Albert in The Count of Monte Cristo, Kiba in Wolf’s Rain, Itsuki in The Melancholy of Haurhi Suzumiya, Ichigo Kurosaki in Bleach, Lelouch Lamperouge in Code Geass and Izaya in Durarara.

Johnny’s voice can also be heard in numerous video games. He voices the main character Nero in Devil May Cry 4 and performed voiceover work in .hack//G.U. , Persona 4, Disgaea 3, Tales of Symphonia, Tales of the Abyss, Eternal Sonata, Bumblebee in Transformers: War for Cybertron, Yang in Street Fighter IV, Zero in Marvel VS Capcom 3, Torian Cadera in Star Wars The Old Republic, Troy in NFL Rush Zone and Guren in Tenkai Knights.

When Johnny is not voice acting, he is the lead singer and rhythm guitarist of the band Eyeshine.

www.twitter.com/johnnyyongbosch ; www.facebook.com/johnnyyongbosch

Advance purchase admission now available.

You can now purchase passes online and save! Click the link below to begin your purchase:
http://triadanimecon.com/admission/

Pricing is as follows:
3day: $37
Friday: $22
Saturday: $24
Sunday: $15

This rate is good until 2/3/17 at midnight!

First guest announcement for 2017: Brian Beacock

Brian_Beacock_4770BRIAN BEACOCK is an actor, writer, producer and musician from the San Francisco Bay Area. After completing the National Tour of “Les Miserables,” he moved to Los Angeles where he created a diverse career including; Voice-overs for more than 30 cartoon series and video games including “Digimon,” “Naruto,” “Bleach,” “Bobobo Bo Bobobo”, “Zatch Bell”, “Durarara,” Monokukma in the “Danganronpa” game seres, “Doreamon,” “Blue Exorcist,” “Tenkei Knights,” “Code Geass,” “Blue Dragon,” “Battle B-Daman,” “Toradora,” “Tales of Synphonia,” “Dragon Ball,” “Sailor Moon” and more. Television appearances: “Imagination Movers,” “Kath & Kim,” “CSI,” “Passions,” NBC’s “The Rerun Show.” Films include: “Colt Racer,” “Mulholland Drive,” “Buying The Cow,” “Globehunters,” “Circuit,” and the upcoming horror feature “Hollow Scream.” Brian has been a featured performer at the world famous Roxy on The Sunset Strip, PS 122 in NYC, and as the featured musical guest on “The Conan O’Brien Show” and “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” (singing for Betty White). Theatre credits include: the West Coast Premiere of “Elegies,” “When Pigs Fly,” “Pageant,” “The Last Hairdresser,” “Naked Boys Singing,” and the insane 35-character one-man show “Fully Committed.” He and his work have been featured in the New York Times, US Magazine, People Magazine, TV Guide, Rolling Stone, Backstage West, LA Times, LA Weekly, USA Today, Daily Variety, and Entertainment Weekly. Not just an actor, Brian won the Royal Television Society’s “Best Main Title Theme” Award for his lyrical composition work in “Playing It Straight,” the UK’s hit musical reality program, for which he wrote and produced 30 songs on location, performing them live on-set. As a writer/producer he and a writing partner John Yelvington are behind the much lauded and hugely successful webseries “McCracken Live!” which won numerous awards and was one of only 22 shows in the world chosen to be in Europe’s first webseries festival in Marseille France. Brian is the creator/writer/producer of the new insane zombie comedy “Acting Dead” which received a nominated for a Primetime Emmy. You can bite-and-binge watch all of Season 1 now. Stop by and say hi on Twitter @brianbeacock, and check out www.mccrackenlive.com and www.actingdead.com.

Announcing our 2017 dates and new larger venue!

We have some exciting news for everyone! First, Triad Anime Con will be on March 3rd-5th 2017. We’re hard at work to bring you another exciting year of TAC, so check back often for updates!

Secondly, we have moved to a new larger venue! TAC 2017 will be located at the Koury Convention Center in Greensboro NC. We’ll have more space to bring you more entertainment, and some more breathing room in the hallways.

Rooms are now available at the official con hotel(Sheraton Greensboro at Four Seasons). Each room has 2 double beds, and is available at the special con rate of $145 per night plus tax.

You may book your room by calling 1 800 242 6556 and mention you are with Triad Anime Con 2017.

This special rate expires on January 31st 2017!