What would you think if I had asked you if you were going to Animeland Wasabi next year? Is that a sushi restaurant or something?
No friend, Animeland Wasabi is an anime/entertainment convention taking place in Denver, Colorado on February 28 – March 2, 2014! And for those of you looking to get your game on at the convention can be put at ease. There will be a number of games showcased at the convention, and here is a current list of what you can expect:
- HALO 4 (Teams and Singles)
- Call of Duty: Ghost (Teams and Singles)
- Marvel vs Capcom 3
- Super Street Fighter 4
- Magic: The Gathering
- Injustice: Gods Among Us
- Possibility of additional titles if they release before the convention
There will also be a ton of other awesome stuff featured at the convention, as the Animeland Wasabi team wants you gamers to be happy! What is this other awesome stuff besides the sweet games you listed above? Here’s what else is in store:
- Showcasing of the PS4 and Xbox One, and newest titles associated with new system
- Raffles for prizes from sponsors
- Panels and workshops on competitive play
- Competitive gaming celebrities
- Livestreaming of tournament matches
- Large Rock Band setup
- Large projector screen and stage for showcasing tournament play
- Game developers booths from local, regional and national developers
- Showcasing new gaming technology
- Gaming vendors selling new gaming accessories
- 2 large Dance Central and Just Dance setups
- Showcasing other indie games that are on the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One
That’s a pretty rockin’ list! It’s great to see these types of conventions cater to us gamers, and Animeland Wasabi 2014 looks to be a blast!
It was also recently announced that voice actor John DiMaggio will be an honorary guest in attendance to hang out at the convention. You may recall his work as Marcus Fenix from the Gears of War franchise, Bender from Futurama, and Jake the Dog from Adventure Time (just to name a few).
So if you live in the Denver, Colorado area, or are will to travel a couple hours, head over to animelandwasabi.com to register!