Announcements!


To all who attended Anime Detour

April 12th 2011, 12:57 UTC

To all who attended Anime Detour, With this years Detour at a close, I am left with a sense of wonderment. All of us were apart of something special this year. Every year we come to this convention to celebrate and revel in our shared obsession. But this year has left me without words to describe what happened at con. Luckily my staff ha...


Anime Detour 2011: In Closing

April 8th 2011, 23:53 UTC

Thank you to all the volunteers and staffers who worked enthusiastically to make this an amazing convention. We also wish to thank all the attendees who donated to the Red Cross: Japan Earthquake & Pacific Tsunami relief fund. The total donation for charity is $36,243.84, additional details are available on the forum [posting]. Alas our ch...


AMV Contest Winners and Participants

April 4th 2011, 17:30 UTC

The list of AMV Contest entries and winners is now available! Check it out in our Forums. AMV Contest Finalists and Winners: [Forum:6261] AMV Contest Showcase Participants: [Forum:6262]


Anime Detour Android App!

March 30th 2011, 08:13 UTC

If you have an android enabled smart phone, you can download a fan made Anime Detour App from the Android Marketplace. Use the QR Code below to link directly to the app:


Badge pickup procedures and info posted

March 30th 2011, 00:21 UTC

Our badge pickup procedures for 2011 have been posted. They are located here: http://forum.animedetour.com/index.php?topic=6139.0 We highly recommend everyone that is attending to read through the entire page as a lot of questions that people have been asking have been answered there. IF you have read through it and still did not get you...


March 29th 2011, 21:49 UTC

In order to provide easy access to various schedule and listings for Anime Detour 2011, please see the following [Listings] page for pre-planning your convention activities. The Programming [Schedule] can be found here. Also, when you get hungry there is also this [Food Map].


What to know for Registration!

March 28th 2011, 14:34 UTC

Andy, One of our registration heads, has written up a brilliant guide on what to do, what not to do, and what to have ready and with you for getting your badge Friday morning. Everyone should read his post and every reply he has written in that forum post. If you manage to read all the information in that forum post and you still have questions ...


Hotel Rooms Open Due to Cancellations

March 25th 2011, 12:54 UTC

We've had a number of cancellations at the Sheraton in the last week or so and so we have rooms available in the Sheraton at the convention rate. If you would like to be considered for one of these rooms please email the hotel dept by Thursday, March 31st. Please include Full name, email address, and phone number. You will recieve a call from...


NO Registrations Available!

March 23rd 2011, 20:03 UTC

This is a reminder that there are NO registrations available for walk-up at the con this year. We have SOLD OUT and reached capacity. Please do not email us asking for exceptions to be made. Everyone has had plenty of time to register.


How to Donate to the Japan Earthquake and Pacific Tsunami fund

March 16th 2011, 12:58 UTC

Donating is one of the easiest things you can do right now to help people in Japan, and every dollar will help. To Donate click on the link below. #japanTsunamiAppeal a.japanTsunamiAppeal, #japanTsunamiAppeal a.japanTsunamiAppeal:link, #japanTsunamiAppeal a.japanTsunamiAppeal:visited{ background: #fff url(/images/misc/redcross.gif) no-rep...


Japan

March 15th 2011, 22:23 UTC

I'm sure you've all heard the terrible news coming out of Japan. It is, of course, a crisis we have been following with heavy hearts here at Anime Detour, and all of our heartfelt good wishes and prayers go out to the Japanese people in their time of need. Of course, we aren't stopping there. Thanks to the good and timely work of our...


Hotel - New waiting list

March 4th 2011, 10:58 UTC

We are beginning to see a few cancellations in both the Sheraton and the Sofitel and we still have a good number of rooms available in the Sofitel at the convention rate. If you would like to be considered for one of these rooms please email the hotel dept as soon as possible. Please include Full name, email address, and phone number. You wil...


2011 Programming Schedule

March 3rd 2011, 17:38 UTC

Ready to plan your weekend a month in advance? The Programming schedule is now available online at http://schedule.animedetour.com! Be sure to check the site periodically for updates between now and the convention, including the addition of events from other departments.


Hotel Update 4

March 2nd 2011, 15:52 UTC

If you believe that you have a room reservation and have not heard from the Sheraton or the Sofitel or contacted them with your Credit Card information to guarantee your reservation, please email the hotel dept by March 9th (see contact page) with your name, phone number, primary email address, and Anime Detour Hotel request number (number betwe...


Membership Transfers - Giving/Selling Your Badge to Someone Else

February 27th 2011, 00:40 UTC

So are you planning on selling your badge or giving it to someone else? Getting a badge from someone who doesn't need theirs anymore? The link below contains required reading to increase the chances of your transfer getting approved. http://www.animedetour.com/regtransfer We are anticipating a large number of transfers this year and we a...