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Crunchyroll has announced that a never-before-seen hololive Experience will be at this year’s Crunchyroll Expo, as well as guest appearances from Jujutsu Kaisen and ODDTAXI cast members & production staff!
A special never-before-seen edition of the hololive Meet (holoMeet) experience!
The Crunchyroll Expo edition of holoMeet will include a never-before-seen hololive Showcase Experience, a multimedia experience, and a montage of exclusive meet & greets, performances, and more, offering unique & funs ways for fans to interact with their favorite VTubers! The experience will run through the entire Crunchyroll Expo weekend, with access included with your ticket to the event. Fans will also be able to purchase exclusive meet and greet sessions with hololive production’s talents during the three-day convention.
Anime industry members and performers!
Crunchyroll Expo has announced that much-loved anime industry members will be attending the event as in-person guests! New additions to the lineup include:
- Kinoshita Baku is the director and character designer of ODDTAXI, a Crunchyroll co-production following the mundane life of a solitary taxi driver, who suddenly finds himself entangled in a mysterious disappearance in his town.
- Adam McArthur is the English voice of Yuji Itadori in JUJUTSU KAISEN. Fans can also hear Adam’s voice in numerous other animated projects, including Star Wars: The Clone Wars and video games Far Cry 5 and Final Fantasy XV: Comrades.
- Anne Yatco is a Filipino American voice actor and the English voice of Nobara Kugisaki in JUJUTSU KAISEN, in addition to a variety of roles in To Your Eternity, BEASTARS, Violet Evergarden: the Movie, Godzilla Singular Point, Mihoyo’s Genshin Impact and Devilman Crybaby among many others.
- Kaiji Tang is the English voice of Satoru Gojo in JUJUTSU KAISEN. His work can also be seen in Bungo Stray Dogs, MEGALOBOX, Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba, and Kill la Kill among many others.
An exciting event that can be attended in-person or online, no anime fan will want to miss it! In-person attendees can experience as the San Jose McEnery Convention Center is transformed into New Crunchy City, a four-district anime metropolis with lots to see & do! There is a Central Shopping District featuring anime merchandise, convention exclusives, and more, an Arts District with nearly 150 artists, a Theater District showcasing anime premieres and screenings, and the Super Arcade featuring Club Yuzu, a space set to be filled with gaming, raving, and more unique programming.
Crunchyroll Expo 2022 will run August 5-7 at San Jose McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, California. You can get more information and your tickets now at Crunchyrollexpo.com, where you can also experience the event online when it goes live!