Anime Salt Lake

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Anime Salt Lake
Anime Salt Lake 2012 small logo.png
Status Active
Genre Anime, pop culture[1]
Venue Salt Lake Community College Redwood Campus
Location(s) Taylorsville, Utah
Inaugurated 2012
Attendance 926 in 2012
Organized by Verses Versus Productions[1]
Website
http://www.animesaltlake.com/

Anime Salt Lake is an anime convention held during March at the Salt Lake Community College Redwood Campus in Taylorsville, Utah.[2]

Programming[edit]

The convention features an artists’ alley, dealers room, fan discussion panels, live-action roleplaying (LARPing), panels, screenings, and video game contests.[1][2]

History[edit]

The convention was founded by members of the SLCC Japanese Club, but the club ceased to exist due to having no advisor.[1] The convention is now run by Verses Versus Productions and has involvement from many SLCC students.[1]


Event history[edit]

Dates Location Atten. Guests
March 2–3, 2012[3] Salt Lake Community College Redwood Campus
Taylorsville, Utah
926 Bryan Young, COO-Interactive Entertainment, and Quik Wits Comedy Improv.[4]
March 22–23, 2013 Salt Lake Community College Redwood Campus
Taylorsville, Utah
COO-Interactive Entertainment, Chris Rager, and Brett Young.[5]
June 13-14, 2014 Salt Lake Community College Redwood Campus
Taylorsville, Utah
COO-Interactive Entertainment and Chris Rager.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e "Anime Salt Lake returns to SLCC". The Globe. Retrieved 2012-05-20. 
  2. ^ a b "Advanced Anime". Salt Lake City Weekly. Retrieved 2012-03-05. 
  3. ^ "Anime Salt Lake draws fans of cartoons, comics, movies, and video games". The Globe. Retrieved 2012-05-20. 
  4. ^ "Anime Salt Lake 2012 Information". AnimeCons.com. Retrieved 2012-03-05. 
  5. ^ "Anime Salt Lake 2013 Information". AnimeCons.com. Retrieved 2012-10-15. 
  6. ^ "Anime Salt Lake 2014 Information". AnimeCons.com. Retrieved 2014-09-16. 

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Coordinates: 40°40′20″N 111°56′40″W / 40.67222°N 111.94444°W / 40.67222; -111.94444