Pigeon Forge, TN
Yama-Con is a first year convention located in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains. We have an emphasis on Anime and the Japanese culture, but our convention will also have events themed around video games, card and board games, comics, and much much more. All nerds, gamers,geeks and otaku are welcome! We have numerous special guests artists such as James "Doodle" Lyle, Scott West, Hushicho Phoenix.. Our guests of honor are voice actors extraordinaires JOHNNY YONG BOSCH and ROBERT AXELROD. We will also have two zombies from AMC's the Walking Dead: Sonya Thompson and Larry Mainland. We also have rock bands Eyeshine, The Man Power and Divided We Stand. Cosplay and Ramen Eating Contests will be held along with a Maid Cafe. Game tournaments and informative fan panels will also be featured. Be sure to pre-register because the first 100 people to pre-register will recieve a complementary Scott West Print and all pre-registers will recieve access to the Dealer's Room 30 minutes early!!! Group rates are available for six or more people. Though we are a first year convention, we are looking to have a great convention and would love for you to join us at the first annual Yama-Con.