Summary of “said” Event
The Sangawa Project Official Website: http://www.sangawaproject.com/
Yurei, Yokai, & School Girls
This panel will take a look at Japanese myth & lore shown in various anime as well as list the various types of yurei, yokai and oni that tend to pop up.
Noir is a special subgenre of crime fiction, and it’s a popular style of anime often paired with other genres such as sci-fi or mystery. Digging through the underbelly of their urban landscapes, this panel will include an exploration of themes such as illicit medical experimentation and terrorism.
Horrors of Hentai
You think you've seen weird? You ain't seen nothing yet! Let’s delve into the never-ending weird that is hentai, both on the page and on the screen.
What the @$!#: Japan?!
Japan. Home of the rising Sun and anime. Beautiful culture and some pretty weird @$!#:&. Want to see more? Come to the dark corners of Japan where weirdness is all around.
BOYS LOVE BINGO
Boys love Bingo is finally at Sangawa! Your favorite dirty gameshow from Tekkoshocon has arrived and they're ready to get nasty! Hot, sexy, naked bishonen are displayed on screen with bingo numbers. A PRIZE for every winner! There are lots of things to win so come join your host Venus in this seriously sexy game show!
Sengoku Era Figures & Their Media Portrayals
Discuss famous historical figures from the Sengoku era and how they're portrayed in various media. Also included, historical tidbits of each figure as well as a picture of them in real life for comparison.
Todd is a voice actor giving voice to Natsu from Fairy Tale, Italy from Hetalia, Ling Yao from Full Metal Alchemist: Brotherhood and Allen Walker from D. Gray Man -- to mention a few. He also has a busy career running his own production company shooting commercials and shorts.
For more info & Prof image is from : http://www.sangawaproject.com/todd-haberkorn/
Josh Grelle has been working in voice work for over 10 years. After starting with ADV Films in January 2004, and began working for FUNimation Entertainment in 2006. Since then, he has starred in numerous titles; his most famous being Kenichi in Kenichi: The Mightiest Disciple and Yuki in Future Diary.
For more info & Prof image is from : http://www.sangawaproject.com/josh-grelle/
Returning this year to Sangawa 2016, Charles Dunbar, a fan favorite for his poignant, insightful, yet playful discussions that examine the mythological and anthropological significance of various Japanese media. Charles will be presenting several panels, including: Giant Robot Mythology, Japan Through Literature,Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.
For more info: http://www.studyofanime.com/
Place / location
Length of event
How much does it cost?
When you register by October 31st, a General Admission badge is $35!
When you register at the door (December 9th-11th), a General Admission badge is $40!
*Note* Preregistration closes December 1st!
Hotels & Transportation
You can also find a booking nearby at the Crowne Plaza Pittsburgh West Green Tree, Hampton Inn Pittsburgh/Green Tree and the Days Inn Pittsburgh.
What to Expect
To Enjoy Oneself
You really want to make sure your Uber/Lyft app is ready to go or you have a room at the hotel, the Green Tree Double Tree. The programming goes late and the and the 21+ events (drinking related) mean reserving a hotel room or having a standby ride to your hotel or home will make your Sangawa experience fuller and safer!
While the registration staff will still be able to locate your registration, bringing a printed copy of the confirmation email will ensure a swift and problem-free registration process.