Anime convention in Dallas, TX August 15-18, 2014. Anime conventions are the best place to learn about anime, meet Japanese Guests, and voice actors from the English dubs. Every year more than a thousand of our members dress up as their favorite character. Some participate in our 'cosplay' competitions for prizes and expert critique of your costume craftsmanship. Get sketches and autographs from manga and comic artists. Purchase Japanese merchandise in our huge dealer room. Watch the latest anime in our 24hr/day video theaters. Play tabletop and card games like Risk, Mahjongg, Tenchi Muyo, Go, Dungeons and Dragons, and Ascention. Match your video game skills in our console game arcade. View and bid on gorgeous anime artwork in our art show. Dance the night away in our nightly dance parties. There is so much more to see and do!