Ah, the music we hear in the dear anime series we all love… Well, sit down and buckle up, as we explore a gauntlet of new and old titles.
Saturday, August 4, 10:00am to 11:00am, Panel Room 1 – Meeting Room 109
Think you have what it takes to name the songs based on short clips? Can you also name the series it’s from… and what of the artist? To the victors, come the spoils, so give it a try for some prizes!! Caveat: There will be a round where we play songs in reverse… how well can you do?
This year, we are incredibly excited to announce that #Anirevo2018 will be taking part in GBWC Canada (Gunpla Builders World Cup) as hosts for Western Canada! 😀 #Gunpla fans, this is your chance to show off your gundam model and compete to represent Canada. Learn more on how to participate here:: https://www.gbwc.ca/✨ The Deadline to enter your GBWC entries is Saturday August 4th, 6:30PM Local time
That 70’s Anime Dating Game (18+) is back again in 2018 for Anime Revolution!
Friday, August 3, 9:00pm to 10:00pm, Ballroom A – Main Events
Have you ever seen those cheesy dating games from the 70’s where you have a bachelor or bachelorette looking for love, they ask some contestants some questions and whoever answers the most desirably they choose to date?
Sailor Moon has been an undeniable sensation and pioneer in helping to usher anime over to North America in the 90’s and make it more mainstream.
Friday, August 3, 2:30pm to 3:30pm, Panel Room 2 – Meeting Room 119
Believe it or not, it has been 25 years since this series first hit Japanese Television, and we are going to celebrate everything within this magical world! Join us for a trip down nostalgia lane, as we cover the anime that started it all, as well as the Live Action series, the Musical legacy, and Sailor Moon Crystal, plus some odd points along the way! If we have time, there may be a contest with prizes as well!
Two worlds collide, rival fandoms.There’s so much at stake. Does the crowd understand? Is it East versus West, or man against man?
Saturday, August 4 2018, 1:30pm to 3:30pm, Ballroom A – Main Events
Join us in this titanic clash of fandoms from the east and west and we determine will rule your hearts! Watch our contestants shake, shimmy, and slide their way into the DMs of your hearts in this three day battle royale! (PG-13)
A Vancouver based music ensemble that arranges and performs anime soundtracks. Being excited about anime and the music within, their repertoire includes loyal interpretations of background music from your favourite anime shows as well as arrangements from popular series. Through the musical instruments, the group hopes to recreate and share beautiful and memorable moments from anime across eras and genres.
Friday, August 3, 7:30pm to 8:30pm, Ballroom A – Main Events
We are a group of avid professional and semi-professional musicians who enjoy arranging music. We have performed at Anime Evolution 2016, Anime Revolution 2017 as well as Bellingham Convention Spring 2017.
Come on down to see contestants perform covers of their favourite Japanese tunes in front of loving fans, as they face off against each other for the title of AniRevo Idol 2018!
Schedule: Preliminaries: Friday, August 3, 4:00pm to 6:00pm, Panel Room 3 – Meeting Room 121
Finals: Sunday, August 5, 2:30pm to 4:00pm, Ballroom A – Main Events