December 15, 2012
Hacksaw Jim Duggan has just been announced as a special guest for Florida Supercon 2013!
Hacksaw Jim Duggan is a wrestling legend and is well known for his use of a wood 2x4, his "Hooo!" battle cry and his "U-S-A!" chant. He is a member of the World Wrestling Entertainment Hall of Fame and has held several championships in his career, including the WCW United States Heavyweight Championship, WCW World Television Championship and UWF World Tag Team Championship. He has won the WWF Royal Rumble and WWF King of the Ring tournament and has been a part of numerous Wrestlemania, Starcade and other PPV events. His career began in 1979 since then he has worked with the WWF, WWE, WCW, World Class Championship Wrestling, Georgia Championship Wrestling, Mid-South Wrestling, Universal Wrestling Federation, TNA, LWE and multiple other promotions.
November 15, 2012
Alex Zahara has just been announced as a guest for Florida Supercon 2013!
Alex Zahara is an actor and voice actor best known for his appearances in Stargate SG-1 (as 8 different characters), Once Upon A Time (King Midas), Hell On Wheels (Lt. Weston), Babylon 5: Legend of The Rangers: To Live and Die in Starlight (Dulann), Mobile Suit Gundam 00 (Lockon Stratos) and Jeremiah (Ezekiel). Alex is a graduate of the Theatre Program at The University of British Columbia and has been a working actor for over 15 years. Based in Vancouver, Alex has roughly100 screen credits in television and film and has appeared in numerous plays. Alex's TV credits include: Andromeda (Hanno), Dark Angel (Johanssen), Blood Ties (Magnus), Cold Squad (Steve Baker), Dead Man's Gun (Tommy), First Wave (Gregory), Kingdom Hospital (Sol Tarus), The Dead Zone (Major Reg Granowitz), The Immortal (Demon Assistant), The Net (Marshall Roberts), The Sentinel (Gabe), Tru Calling (Peter), The Killing, True Justice, Psych (Alan Zenuk), Fringe (Detective Green) and Young Blades (the Duke de Faure).
His video animation and video game voice acting credits include: Dead Rising 2 (Theodore "Ted" Smith), Dynasty Warriors: Gundam 3 (Lockon Stratos), NANA (Mr. Mizuki), Roswell Conspiracies (James Rinaker), The Girl Who Leapt Through Time (Kousuke Tsuda), Iron Man The Armored Adventures (Dr. Peter Corbeau), Telus, Canfor, The Source and others. Alex's film roles include: 2012 (Mr. Anton), A Quest for Fire, Convenience, Evirati as Salembeni, Hustle, K-10 The Final Solution, Life & Death in a Box, Kill Me Later, Ogre, Open Range as Chet, The 13th Warrior, The Keeper and Walking Shadow.
November 1, 2012
Darrel Guilbeau has just been announced as a guest for Florida Supercon 2013!
Darrel Guilbeau is an actor and voice actor. His most recent roles voice acting roles include Amaimon in Blue Exorcist, Rikuo in Nura: Rise of the Yokai Clan and Mikado in Durarara!!. He has voiced the lead roles of Gainer Sanga in Overman King Gainer and Ichitaka Seto in I"s and I"s Pure. Other popular roles include Souske Kawara in Samurai Champloo, Osamu in Paranoia Agent, Satoshi Hojo in When They Cry, Hikari in The Melody of Oblivion, Kouji in Buso Renkin, Tandor in Moribito - Guardian of the Spirit, Shinya Yanagasawa in The Prince of Tennis, and Sejuro in Zoids Genesis. He has also lent his voice to such anime as Bleach, Boys Be..., Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion & R2, Cyborg 009, DearS, Ghost in the Shell: SAC 2nd Gig, GunxSword, Kamichu!, Kekkashi, Koi Kaze, Rumiko Takahasi Anthology, Space Pirate Captain Herlock, and Stellvia!
In the video game world he has voiced Viewtiful Joe in Marvel vs Capcom 3 and UMVC3, Layle in Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: The Crystal Bearers, Wylfred in Valkyrie Profile: Covenant of the Plume, the Main Ceptor in Culdcept Saga, Taishi Ci in Dynasty Warriors 6, Nagamasa Azai/Mitsuhide Akechi in Warriors Orochi 1 & 2, Lekius in Dawn of Mana, Werman/Duran in Avalon Code, Shu in Blue Dragon Awakened Shadow as well as various voices in Radiata Stories, Legendary, Fantasy Earth Zero and Turning Point:Fall of Liberty. He has also done voice overs for live action films - most recently as the golden retriever puppy Snoozer in the film Golden Winter with Hayley Duff. Other films include Red Water with Lou Diamond Phillips, Witless Protection with Larry the Cable Guy, Bam Bam & Celeste with Margaret Cho, and the Korean comedy Attack the Gas Station.
October 16, 2012
Morgan Lofting has just been announced as a special guest for Florida Supercon 2013!
October 11, 2012
We've already announced the first 3 guests for the show... Monica Rial, Brittney Karbowski and Mark X Laskowski. All three are amazing anime voice actors and all three star in High School of the Dead... In addition to these and more Anime stars, Animate! Miami will also feature guests from the world of american animation as well. We have a lot of contracts out, so expect new guest announcements to come fast and furious as we get closer to showtime.
ANIMATE! MIAMI is a new event from the team at Super Conventions, organizers of Florida Supercon. It's also an old event, as it's essentially the continuation of Anime Supercon / Animation Supercon under a new name. For all the information on this exciting NEW event, go to www.animatemiami.com
October 14, 2012
ANIMATE! MIAMI is giving away FIVE (5) FREE pairs of tickets at http://apps.facebook.com/my-contests/animatemiami. Animate! Miami is the NEW awesome convention from team Supercon set for January 18-20, 2013 at the Miami Airport Convention Center. It's gonna be a BIG 3 day festival dedicated to Anime, Animation and Cosplay!
WE ARE GIVING AWAY FIVE (5) PAIRS OF FULL WEEKEND PASSES TO ANIMATE! MIAMI. THAT'S TEN (10) TICKETS IN TOTAL! THE CONTEST ENDS ON OCTOBER 31, 2012 @ 11:30PM.
In order to enter the contest, you must be a "fan" of our Animate! Miami Facebook page at www.facebook.com/animatemiami - If you're not already a fan, don't worry, just go to the page now and click "like". We will be checking to make sure that the winners are fans of the page. If you are picked as one of the winners and are not a fan of the page, you will be disqualified.
September 26, 2012