Announcements!


King of Fighters XIV Tournament at Anime Detour 2017 Officially Supported!

March 6th 2017, 15:31 UTC

We would like to thank our new friends at the KOF XIV e-Sports Support Program Bureau and the SNK e-sports Support Program for their official support! Antonov has declared the the Anime Detour 2017 King of Fighters XIV Tournament will be OPEN on Saturday, April 8 at 3pm in the Video Gaming Area. We will have offical merchandise provided b...


Cosplay Crunch Time!

February 14th 2017, 08:36 UTC

With less than two months until the convention now is a great time to review our costume, prop, and weapons policies. Will Asuna's sword get through? Are Dante's guns approved? Is Ashitaka's bow ready for walking the floor? Or will you be sent back to your room or vehicle to stash a prop that shall not pass. Our policy can be found here. The on...


One Month until Pre-Registration closes!

February 13th 2017, 16:32 UTC

Afternoon Everyone! We'd like to make a brief interruption to your regularly scheduled day as a reminder that we are just a month away from registration closing! Registration will be closing at midnight on March 12th if we do not fill up before then. If your friends haven't registered yet remind them now! If any registrations are left at the doo...


Another Guest of Honor!

February 8th 2017, 13:53 UTC

Two Guests of Honor announced in less than a week! Today we would like to announce Geoff Thew, of the Youtube channel Mother's Basement. He has made a name for himself picking apart the little details in Anime. From the way that editing and cinematography affect the tone and meaning of a scene, to the multitude of references hidden in your favourit...


ULTRA SPECIAL GUEST ANNOUNCEMENT!!! Project BECK!

February 3rd 2017, 18:23 UTC

Welcoming Project BECK! American Pop Punk band The Cheyenne Line, Youtube musician Kid Yuki, and long time friend and bassist Houston all shared one thing in common; They LOVED Beck:Mongolian Chop Squad. So, after years of traveling from state to state attending conventions as fans, these guys decided to combine their talents. With the help...


Tomorrow! Outpost Anime!

January 27th 2017, 09:19 UTC

Counting the days until Anime Detour? Escape the long, cold months between now and the convention by joining us at ATC's 3rd-annual winter festival! It's open to all, family-friendly, and free. Invite your friends and help spread the word! Here are some of the activities we have planned: - Craft workshops - Cosplay contests - Photo sessio...


Meeting Reminder

January 21st 2017, 15:45 UTC

Afternoon Everyone! Please keep us in mind for planning your day tomorrow! This is your friendly reminder that tomorrow at 1 pm we will be having our large open staff meeting complete with presentations on who each department is run by and what that department does. If you have been thinking about joining or just want to know more about how...


Ways to Get Involved

January 15th 2017, 15:52 UTC

Anime Detour every year is run by a big group of volunteers. We are always open and ready for more people to join. This upcoming Sunday, January the 22nd, every department will be making a short presentation on what they do. This is a great time to come and see where you would like to help! Our meeting will be held at 1pm at the Geek Partnership So...


January 7th 2017, 18:56 UTC

Some of you may have noticed that we have sold out of sponsor registrations. Due to feedback we received in the past, in order to make sure we provide the best experience possible, we have limited the number of sponsor badges this year. At this time we have eight left. We encourage those that want to be registered as sponsors to register soon as we...


Hotel Room Updates

January 5th 2017, 18:26 UTC

Evening Everyone! At this time we'd first like to start by thanking everyone for being so patient during this progress. We've been asking you to hold tight for a while here and it will be just a tiny bit longer. We recently found out that the hotel had a glitch in their system preventing them from sending out the confirmation emails. This h...


More Request Forms Now Open!

December 26th 2016, 19:14 UTC

Do you have a game you would like to see at Anime Detour 2016? Let us know what you would like to see from the worlds of Electronic and Tabletop Gaming! Fighting games, shooters, shmups, collectible card games, role playing games, deck builders, etc. Please let us know if you are able to assist with running the game and/or provide a copy of the ...


Last Minute Gifts

December 23rd 2016, 17:09 UTC

Have you hit a wall on figuring out what to get someone? Are you in the last minute present crunch? Anime Detour Registration is a great choice of gift! Just a few quick clicks here and your friend or loved one can be registered for the entire weekend. We routinely see a very large spike in registration this time of year so get your registration in...


All Full!

November 26th 2016, 12:12 UTC

Thank you everyone for filling up the hotel so fast on yet another great incoming year. If you are still looking to join the wait list that can be done here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1bVqDoonOGjXMTLEHZx8fjLaaFJCtwRCkf6h02zpux4Q/viewform?edit_requested=true Do not forget we still have overflow locations with a 24 hour shuttle ...


Hotel Opens!

November 26th 2016, 11:05 UTC

Afternoon Everyone! Here is what you have been waiting for! Below is a link to put in a request for a room at the DoubleTree hotel. Please click on the link, select if you would like a room with one King size bed or two Double size beds and then enter the information requested. After you have entered the information you will receive a conf...


Reminders for Tomorrow

November 25th 2016, 15:05 UTC

Afternoon Everyone! We hope you are all having a great holiday weekend with your friends and family. Just a few quick reminders for tomorrow. Hotel reservations will be opening promptly at noon. This year we are requiring your registration confirmation number to go with your hotel registration as well so if you have not yet registered please do ...