Katsucon is my anti-Dragon Con. And I mean that in a good way. Don’t get me wrong – I love Dragon Con – in fact, there’s no event I enjoy more! But Katsucon is a good change of pace and scenery. It’s chill, roomy, and held in a beautiful hotel called the Gaylord right across the Potomac River from Washington DC.
The main gathering area at Katsucon is a small mock village complete with streams and fountains, built inside a … Read the rest
With Dragon Con 2013 fast approaching, we thought we’d go on a trip down memory lane with our own top 10 Dragon Con videos.
1. BDB’s 2011 Dragon Con Videos
Our 2011 D Con videos contained some of our favorite music selections, combined with a diversity of great costumes.
Hey everyone, I occasionally get people asking for music recommendations or complimenting the music in our videos. It’s very touching, because I was a DJ for many years. So I’m putting two playlists up – one for the trip to Dragon Con, the other for the bittersweet journey home. This list will feature some of my favorite indie tunes used in our videos, and also similar music that we aren’t able to use in our videos:
THE DRIVE TO DRAGON … Read the rest
Our friend Ejen at Cosplay In America is working on a great book about Cosplay and needs help to make it a reality. What we like most about Ejen’s work is that he showcases the diversity of the cosplay community – people from all backgrounds and styles coming together for love of fandom. That’s the type of party we can get behind! Ejen and Cosplay In America have been hugely supportive of the cosplay community and he’s just a super … Read the rest
Recently we entered a fight scene from an upcoming episode of Mario Warfare into Japan Film Society’s live action shorts competition at the Anime Expo in Los Angeles. We were very happy to find out that we won the competition and would be receiving 4 passes to next year’s expo. Because the competition was in L.A. none of us were able to attend but we were pretty happy to find out that the Ultimo Dragon accepted the award on our … Read the rest