AnimeFest 2022 AnimeFest Convention Jul 29th – Aug 01st 2022 Sheraton Dallas Hotel
Asian Monsters in Retrospect
Q&A Session INDUSTRY
Member check-ins for this event: 53
AnimeFest 2018
Saturday 9:00AM for 1h in P2
The hosts of the Castle of Horror Podcast discuss Japanese folklore and pop culture and how it's influenced American horror and their own work.
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Drew
Moderator
Comic book writer, horror film historian, music journalist , rock promoter, and showman extraordinaire; these are all guises of the creative force known as Drew Edwards. Edwards is best known as the writer and creator of the long-running underground comic, Halloween Man. He is also a contributing writer for Rockabilly Online and through Halloween Man Productions, an active part of the Austin music scene. Each week his voice is been heard by thousands as part of the Castle of Horror Podcast. Bridging horror and comic culture with Austin's music scene, Drew's the event planner, promoter, and host of numerous events Edwards currently lives in Austin, Texas with his wife, musician Jamie Bahr. They happily share a bohemian apartment with a flemmish giant rabbit named Iggy Hop.

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Tony Salvaggio
Panelist
Tony Salvaggio is a writer as well as the Pipeline Technical Director for Rooster Teeth Animation, and an animator and designer in the video games industry. He is co-creator of the manga-influenced series "Psy-Comm" from Tokyopop and the steampunk adventure "Clockwerx" from Humanoids Publishing (both internationally and in the US). As a freelance journalist, Tony has penned the column "Calling Manga Island" for Comicbookresources.com, and has worked on various video game and manga related writing projects. When he isn't playing with his bands Deserts of Mars, and Rise from Fire he is co-hosting the Castle of Horror podcast, and and working on his next big comics writing adventure.
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Halo Sama
Panelist
Halo Sama (Co-Owner & Art Director at Shonuff! Studio) is the world's premier, chronically ill, artist has the funky cartoon style you’ve been craving! With her background in illustration, theatre and graphic design, Halo Sama battles through health issues every day to pull together inspirational elements from Nerdcore and Pop Culture & create a crazy and often humorous look at our world through her art.
15 members have this on their schedule.