PROPELLER ANIME ONCE AGAIN HOSTS THE KNIGHTROKON VIEWING ROOM!
As you all know, we're hosting many events at Knightrokon this weekend, including Iron Cardboard Robot Cosplay and The Ninja Olympics. But that's not all!
For the second year in a row, Propeller Anime will once again be hosting the viewing room at Knightrokon! Watching anime at a convention is cool! This weekend, enjoy the hottest anime of today, classic throwbacks, and special showcases. And bring your friends!
Knightrokon’s Viewing Room is located on the second floor of the University of Central Florida Student Union, in room 223.
11:00AM Abridged Anime Showcase!
It’s an hour of abridged anime fun to start off Knightrokon!
12:00PM Hajime no Ippo: The Rising (Action, Sports)
After being frequently bullied as a child, Ippo's encounter with the sport of boxing inspired him to think about what true strength really is. Ippo has trained hard and mastered his signature punch, the Dempsey roll. Now as champion of Japan, he faces dangerous challengers that threaten his reign!
1:00PM Ranma 1/2 (Martial Arts, Comedy)
Ranma Saotome, a teenage martial artist, and his father Genma have fallen into the cursed springs of Jusenkyo. From now on, whenever Ranma is doused in cold water, he turns into a girl. Hot water changes him back into a man. To make matters worse, his father engages him to Akane, who hates boys.
2:00PM Avatar: The Last Airbender (Fantasy, Martial Arts, Action)
Experience the popular Nickelodeon animated series from beginning! Follow the adventures of twelve-year-old Aang and his friends, who must bring peace and unity to the world by ending the Fire Lord's war against the other three nations.
3:00PM Attack on Titan OVA (Fantasy, Action)
The follow-up release to the most talked about anime in years! These OVAs adapt the "Ilse's Notebook" special chapter from the manga and tell a tale focused on the members of the 104th Training Corps.
4:00PM Gundam Build Fighters (Mecha, Comedy)
Sei Iori is a Gunpla builder whose family runs a hobby shop in a small town. He aspires to be a Gunpla Battle champion like his father, but lacks the combat abilities to win. He befriends the talented and mysterious Reiji, and they team up to battle their way to the 7th Gunpla Battle World Tournament.
5:00PM Trigun (Sci-Fi, Western, Action)
Vash the Stampede is a gunman on the run with a 60 billion double dollar bounty on his head which has made it difficult for him to go anywhere without being chased and shot at. Every town he ever visits ends up being destroyed during gunfights with his pursuers, but is Vash really that dangerous?
6:00PM Yowapeda (Sports)
Onoda Sakamichi is a timid, anime-loving first-year student at Sohoku High School. Upon starting, he tried to join the anime research club, but after meeting champion student cyclists, will he end up joining the competitive cycling club instead?
7:00PM Kill La Kill (Action, Magical Girl)
Ryuko Matoi is a vagrant school girl traveling from place to place searching for clues to the truth behind her father’s death—the ‘woman with the scissor blade.’ The journey has led Ryuko to Honnouji Academy, controlled by Satsuki Kiryuin and her army of student soldiers.
8:00PM Toriko X One Piece X Dragonball Z Super Collaboration Special (Shonen, Action)
The International Gourmet Organization (IGO) is hosting a World's Best Eating Tournament a merciless race with no rules, on a certain island. The tournament's championship prize is the luxuriously rare Carat Sizzled Cattle. Team Toriko vs Team Luffy vs Team Goku with Mr. Satan as color commentator!
9:00PM Ghost in the Shell: ARISE (Sci-Fi, Action, Drama)
In 2027, hacker Motoko Kusanagi is a highly skilled cybernetic agent of the military that meets Daisuke Aramaki, former soldier who is currently a Public Security official. She’s sent on an investigative mission that leads her to "Sleepless Eye" Batou and sparks the formation of Section 9.
10:00PM Black Lagoon: Roberta’s Blood Trail (Action)
The assassination of the head of the Lovelace family in Venezuela sets his maid, a former terrorist named Roberta, on a bloodthirsty quest for revenge at any cost. Features hot women with guns.
11:00PM Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure: Stardust Crusaders (Shonen, Action, MANIME)
Jotaro Kujo and his grandfather, Joseph Joestar, venture off to Egypt with a motley crew to finally defeat Dio Brando once and for all, in order to save the life of Jotaro’s mother. The Joestar story continues, but now our heroes and villains are equipped with psychological manifestations called “Stands!”
SUNDAY, JUNE 8th
11:00AM Great Anime Openings!
It’s an hour of well-made anime openings to start off Day 2 of Knightrokon!
12:00PM Captain Earth (Mecha, Action)
Young Daichi visits a certain island to find a rainbow, but instead encounters a gigantic unknown robot called “Earth Engine”. From then on, Daichi is sucked into the space battle against robots from Uranus, “Kiltgung”. When the stars shine brightly in the sky, the battles begin!
1:00PM Tonari no Seki-kun: The Master of Killing Time (Comedy)
Class is in session and while the teacher isn't looking, a boy named Seki-kun is playing games by himself on his desk. Meanwhile, the girl who sits next to him, Yokoi-san, observes (or interferes or participates). Each time, Seki-kun's games reach unimaginable levels... And this time the game is...
2:00PM Kuroko’s Basketball (Sports)
When ace basketball player Taiga Kagami comes to Seirin High, he meets the super-ordinary boy, Tetsuya Kuroko. Kagami is shocked to find that Kuroko isn't good at basketball, in fact, he sucks! But he’s able to pass the ball around without opponents noticing. Is this the start of the Miracle Generation?!
3:00PM Rurouni Kenshin (Shonen, Samurai, Action)
In Japan’s Meiji Era, Himura Kenshin gives up the life of "Battousai The Man Slayer" and sets off as a lone wanderer. His travels lead to the Kamiya Dojo where he discovers the chance to start life over. When trouble comes to the dojo, the mysterious samurai chooses to battle with a reverse-blade sword. Propeller Anime is Orlando's mightiest anime club! You can like Propeller Anime on Facebook, follow us on Twitter, and keep us in your Google+ circles!