We are pleased to announce that for the THIRD year in a row, Propeller Anime will once again be hosting events at Knightrokon, presented by our friends at Anime Spot! The event will once again take place at the University of Central Florida Student Union, on June 7th and 8th!
Many of our members will be hosting many panels and contest, including Iron Cardboard Robot Cosplay AND the Ninja Olympics! Below is our confirmed schedule!
Saturday, June 7th
Iron Cardboard Robot Cosplay
2:30pm - 4:00pm, Sand Keys Ballroom
Propeller Anime presents the competition of competitions at Knightrokon! In Iron Cardboard Robot Cosplay, up to 8 teams of 3 will work hard for 65 minutes to assemble robot costumes - that will be worn(!) - using cardboard, foil, construction paper, and a secret ingredient! THERE WILL BE PRIZES!
Details on Iron Cardboard Robot Cosplay!
Itadakimasu: Anime’s Greatest Dishes!
5:00pm - 6:00pm, Room 224
Sink your teeth into this delicious array of captivating, mouthwatering meals from anime that will make you hungry! From ingredients to prep, get ready for the feast!
Knightrokon Anime Death Match: Round Two!
6:00pm - 8:00pm, Room 220
Gateway To Anime
6:00pm - 7:00pm, Room 224
Come on out and assist BlackStar Anime to settle the score of what is the best gateway anime. Feelings will get hurt. Friends will turn to foes. So come on out and fight for your fandom!
Best Secondary/Support Characters in Anime
8:00pm - 9:00pm, Room 224BlackStar Anime Presents their top Secondary/Supporting characters that shine brighter than Krillin's solar flare. In this panel, we discuss the top underdog characters that bring life to your favorite anime!!
Essential Anime Classics: 90s Edition
9:00pm - 10:00pm, Room 220
It’s a look back at the critical hits of the 90s that still matter today! In a panel that is sure to be controversial, level up as an anime fan and find out about some of the greatest stuff Japan has ever produced!
A Live-Action Fist of the North Star Retrospective
10:00pm - 11:00pm, Room 220
In honor of Knightrokon guest Dante Basco, Propeller Anime looks back on the one movie always left out of his convention biography: the infamous live-action Fist of the Star. We’ll laugh, we’ll cry, and cry some more. (Disclaimer: Dante Basco not guaranteed to show.)
Sunday, June 8th
Anime Ladies That Kick Butt!
2:00pm - 3:00pm, Room 220
Woman empowerment, anime style! Propeller Anime celebrates the hot-blooded, badass women of Japanese Animation! We’ll be spotlighting legendary femme fatales and today’s greatest heroines!3:00pm - 4:00pm, Room 224
The Gems of Anime Live-Action
The Gems of Anime Live-Action
Propeller Anime wades through piles of terribad cinematic anime adaptions and presents to you some that are actually good! Really!
The Ninja Olympics
3:30pm - 4:30pm, Sand Key Ballroom
Do you and your buddies want to become supreme ninja masters? Of course you do! The first step in your path of the ninja is to compete in the Ninja Olympics and test your abilities in events of stealth, cunning, strength, and endurance against other ninja teams! Can your team bring the golden shuriken home?
Details on The Ninja Olympics!
The BEST in Nerd Music!
4:00pm - 5:00pm, Room 220
We're also hosting the video room at Knightrokon and it will be even better than last year! Stay tuned and make plans to see us at Knightrokon!
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