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September 2nd-4th, 2016 - Labor Day Weekend

San Antonio, Texas - Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center

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This weekend is Texas's Biggest Retro video game convention! CGF will feature a 45,000 square foot vendor and event hall to showcase 169 total booths featuring 22 different video game sellers, 44 artists, 51 vendors, 15 bands, 25 special guests including iconic game designer Warren Spector, Intellivision President Keith Robinson, acclaimed author Ernest Cline, and more. For a full list of vendors/exhibitors/guests visit www.classicgamefest.com. Classic Game Fest 2016 ... See MoreSee Less

This weekend is Texass Biggest Retro video game convention!  CGF will feature a 45,000 square foot vendor and event hall to showcase 169 total booths featuring 22 different video game sellers, 44 artists, 51 vendors, 15 bands, 25 special guests including iconic game designer Warren Spector, Intellivision President Keith Robinson, acclaimed author Ernest Cline, and more.  For a full list of vendors/exhibitors/guests visit www.classicgamefest.com. Classic Game Fest 2016

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Calling all Aspiring Voice Over Talent. Your chance will be at San Japan.
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We have another open casting call lined up for you aspiring voice actors at San Japan. More details to come the closer we get to the event, so hang tight!

Calling all Aspiring Voice Over Talent. Your chance will be at San Japan.

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Josey PorrasDo you need some sort of reel or audition piece? Also should we sign up for a time slot? Do we need to buy a full day convention ticket to attend or will there be another option? I would like to attend!

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Kate WoodI did this at Akon, I hope the set up will be better. We were just in the dealer's room and I can't imagine they got a clean sample of voices.

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James B. LoflandI would love to be a voice over actor! Does anyone know what they're requiring for the audition? A monologue, or maybe three different voice types, etc?

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Agustín Bernierwhat are they casting for?

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Lucas MartinezWell I will be in college soooo.... Don't suppose there's an online portion? Been voice acting for a few years now so this would be awesome XD

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Kevin RamirezI wish I could be there! I've always wanted to do voice over acting 😭

20 hours ago
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Hell YeahBefore going up there ask yourself: "Can I act, or do I just have different voices?"

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Jasmine Shanell MetcalfI've wanted to do this since I was a teenager, I have to try out!

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Keelan Danger AkersId like to try this. I has premium voice. If i lose, ill bet i still meet a bunch of cool weirdos.

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Jerry SalazarHmm..... Raises eyebrow.....I'd like to try this. I can do a wide variety of voices.

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Jon MillerRoxanne you should try out, download some monologs and practice

22 hours ago
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Sara JiangJohnny Delacerda I'm sure you've already seen this but... :)

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Matthew HendrixReadies my Johnny yong Bosch voice "Well then...."

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Destiny De La GarzaMy time to shine *Adjusts bowtie*

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Sara Stacks RiveraJay, a reason to go again :)

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Matthew J. BeltranHaha what u think Cheyenne? Think I can do it?

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Mireya WhiteBianca Boyd now I'm actually interested in going...

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Andrea Giovanna SanchezShould I try this Stella?

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Peter A. PenaStephen G Totten your dream isn't dead yet, is it?

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Kyree KayoshiKylie Smith your opportunity has come😮

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Jeremiah 'Bullfrog' BenjaminIf you need a really deep voice, I'm your man.

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Nadia MartinezMan, i so want to

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Grant SiegelMaybe

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Buddy ThompsonIts the nude scenes that make me nervous

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Michael LealWish I a. Had better acting chops and b. That I could go!

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Funimation

Funimation

Leading anime company in North America bringing you great shows and movies like Dragon Ball Z, One Piece, Soul Eater, Fullmetal Alchemist, Afro Samurai, Evangelion and so much more!

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Sentai Filmworks

Sentai Filmworks

Sentai Filmworks is a Japanese animation (anime) licensing company that enjoys bringing anime fans of North America the very best anime we can offer.

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Stone Bridge Press

Stone Bridge Press

Stone Bridge Press is an independent book publisher located in Berkeley, CA focused on producing quality books about Asia.

Stone Bridge Press
Game Over Videogames

Game Over Videogames

Game Over Videogames buys, sells, and trades all used video games online and at our retail store locations.

Game Over Videogames
Antarctic Press

Antarctic Press

Comic book company located in San Antonio, specializing in manga and anime comics.

Antarctic Press
Crunchyroll

Crunchyroll

Crunchyroll is a leading global destination and platform for Japanese anime and Asian content. Crunchyroll delivers more than 25,000 episodes and 15,000 hours of officially-licensed content from leading Asian media producers directly to viewers translated professionally in multiple languages within minutes of TV broadcast.

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