Marriott Vancouver Hotel Codes and Discounts

We’re pleased to announce our official Hotel today: MARRIOTT VANCOUVER PINNACLE DOWNTOWN

This hotel is only a 2 minute walk from the Vancouver Convention Centre and is a 4 Star hotel. With a special rate of $149/night, that’s $100 in savings. Use this special link to take advantage of the deal! 

LINK HERE

You may also call: 1-877-513-6305 to book a Reservation (Please reference: Anime Revolution)


Announcement: Single Day Pass Prices!

We finally decided on Single Day Prices for our events! Please keep in mind that these day passes are only available at the door!

The prices are as follows:
Friday: $55
Saturday: $60
Sunday: $55

The price right now is definitely cheaper! At $50, you get a 3-Day pass! But don’t wait for long as there’s only 10 days remaining before this sale ends!


New Website Design for AR2012

As you may have already noticed, we have launched our new website on February 14th last week!

As part of our website restructuring, all comments are now disabled. If you would like to discuss with the Anime Revolution team or with other fans, please head down to the forums and use the platform we have prepared for great discussions! Jump to our forums now!

We look forward to seeing you there!

PS. We’d love to hear what you guys think of our new image overhaul! Drop by HERE and let us know what you think!


Artemis Joins Anime Revolution

Ron Rubin

A veteran voice actor whose vocal characterizations can be heard on countless animated series including the Emmy Award winning Beetlejuice (Doom Buggy), Marvel Comic’s X-Men (Morph), Avengers (Vision), C.O.P.S.(Dr. Badvibes), Angela Anaconda (Uncle Nicky), Di-Gata Defenders (Flinch), Police Academy (Lt. Mahoney), Care Bear’s Big Wish movie (Messy Bear) just to name a few.  Anime wise, he has voiced Exostriker and Stronk in Bakugan, Mechtanium Surge in Hello Kitty among many others.  But it is one of his most popular characters, that of Artemis the cat, throughout the entire run of the Sailor Moon series that brings him to Anime Revolution 2012 to join us for the special 20th Anniversary of Sailor Moon.   


Corazza Comes to Canada!

Vincent Corazza

Mr. Corazza is probably most well known in the anime world as the longest running of three actors lending his voice to Darien Shields / Tuxedo Mask in the DiC/Cloverway english dub of Sailor Moon; he was also Alan Granger in the series. Vincent has also lent his voice to various characters in Beyblade, as well as video games such as “Carlos Oliveira” in Resident Evil 3: Nemesis and “Zexion” in Kingdom Hearts RE: Chain of Memories. He will be joining us as part of a special 20th Anniversary Sailor Moon Celebration Panel planned for Anime Revolution 2012!


Katie Griffin & Susan Roman to attend AR2012 as Convention Guests

Katie Griffin

Katie will be joining us as part of a special 20th Anniversary Sailor Moon Celebration Panel planned for Anime Revolution 2012! After all, she was the voice of Raye Hino / Sailor Mars for most of the DiC/Cloverway english dub of the series, having only missed roughly 17 episodes of the ‘R’ series. You can also catch her as Julie, Sellon and other voices in various Bakugan series incarnations, Hikaru on Beyblade, Zair on Redakai and Kaoruko Minegishi in the Interlude OAV. Katie also took over as Alex in Season 3 of Totally Spies among many other voice roles!

Susan Roman

Ms. Roman has the distinction of being the only voice actress of the original 5 Sailor Senshi (Lita Kino / Sailor Jupiter) voice to stay on in the role for the entirety of the DiC/Cloverway english dub of the series. She is also known as Angel from the increasingly popular “Rock ‘n Rule” series. You can also catch her voice in such series as Bakugan, Beyblade, Medabots, Medarot Damashii, Cadillacs and Dinosaurs (Hannah Dundee), Heavy Metal, Strawberry Shortcake Meets the Berry Princess (Berry Princess), Miss BG (BG’s mom), A Miser Brother’s Christmas (Tinsel Elf), Barbie as the Island Princess (Tika), Little People (Eddie/Sara Lynn), Thomas and the Magic Railroad (James the Tank Engine), and even in The Adventures of Tin Tin s Snowy the dog! 

Update: ***** LEE TOCKER IS UNABLE TO ATTEND ANIME REVOLUTION DUE TO CONFLICTING ARRANGEMENTS *****

Sam Logan Confirmed!

Anime Revolution is honoured to announce our newest confirmed guest for 2012! Please welcome:

Sam Logan 

the artist and writer of “Sam and Fuzzy” a long-running comedy/adventure webcomic about an idealistic young cab driver roadie Ninja Mafia Emperor named Sam and his friend sidekick accomplice Fuzzy. Debuting in 2002, it has remained one of the most popular online comics of its genre.

In addition, Logan is also the graphic designer for Canadian children’s science magazines YES Mag and Know, and an artist for popular webcomics paraphernalia megaretailer Topatoco. Now living in Vancouver, he is a frequent guest of numerous local conventions and we are honored to have him with us for 2012!


Jessica Nigri joins AR2012 as a Swimsuit Contest Judge

Anime Revolution is honoured to announce our newest confirmed guest for 2012! Please welcome:

Jessica Nigri

Jessica has her roots from San Diego Comic Con since 2009. Since then, she has been to numerous conventions and has built her celebrity status on her multiple high quality cosplays she presents to each con. She is often seen at product launches and loves “gaming, reading comic books, watching anime, reading manga, watching movies of all sorts and SO MUCH MORE!”

Jessica will be one of Anime Revolution’s Guest judge for our “Swimsuit” contest. We are honoured to have her added to our growing list of guests!


Sugar Lyn Beard and Sarah Edmondson to attend AR2012

This Sunday we are pleased to announce that we have confirmed not one, but two female guests for Anime Revolution’s 2012 Debut!

Sugar Lyn Beard

Having Hosted YTV’s “THE ZONE” from 2001-2007, Stephanie “Sugar Lyn” Beard, best known simply to Canadians as “Sugar,” needs no introduction. Most of us grew up with her and her unique, bubbly personality and signature adorable voice, which has led to many roles in voice acting.

She is best known for her portrayal as Rini / Sailor Mini Moon in the Cloverway english dub of Sailor Moon S and SuperS. She also played Ming-Ming in Beyblade, Kara in Di-Gata Defenders, as well as Wish Bear in the recent Care Bear movies: “Journey to Joke-a-lot” and the “Big Wish Movie.” Ms. Beard joins us as part of a special 20th Anniversary Sailor Moon Celebration planned for Anime Revolution 2012.

Sarah Edmondson 

With a versatile career spanning film, television, theatre and voice, Vancouver-based actress Sarah Edmondson continues to explore and cultivate a path into the creative unknown. On the voiceover side of her career, Sarah can be heard in national radio spots and plays Thea on the popular cartoon Geronimo Stilton.

The series centers around a a family of crime-solving mice, a change of pace from Sarah’s other animation series Transformers Cybertron, and Class of the Titans.  She recently booked two new animation projects.

Anime Revolution is honoured to add them to guest list for our inaugural 2012 event. 


Arcade Room is Announced!

So in case anyone missed the announcement in the forums, we are getting an Arcade room! We are pretty sure we are going to have at least 6. Please comment on what you think these 6 should be! One of my personal favourites is Street Fighter 2 turbo (oldie but a goodie). Your comments please!