PROGRAMMING
SCHEDULE

Time

Stephens Lounge (Floor 3)

Tilden Room (Floor 5)

Tilden Terrace (Floor 5)

10 AM Introduction to Fanfiction: How to Write and Why Anime Dance Workshop Open for Cosplayers
11 AM A Veteran's Guide to Cosplaying on a Budget Set-Up Open for Cosplayers
12 PM Beginner’s Guide to Sewing: Cosplay Edition Intermission Orchestra Performance Open for Cosplayers
1 PM Macross/Mechwarrior Fan Panel Set-Up/Take Down Balcony Cosplay Gathering
2 PM Fandom Nostalgia: Shounen Adventures!! Yuzu et Citrus Live Show Open for Cosplayers
3 PM Jeopardy Cosplay Pre-Judging Open for Cosplayers
4 PM Jeopardy Closed Open
5 PM Masquerade Closed Closed
6 PM Karaoke Closed Closed
7 PM Karaoke Closed Closed
DEALER'S HALL & ARTIST ALLEY
Dealer's Hall
You can never have too much swag. Come to the Dealer's Hall to buy more of the anime trinkets you know you need. The Dealer's hall is open from 10:00 AM-7:00 PM.

Artist Alley
Come swing by to check out awesome prints, book-marks, buttons, and more by your favorite local artists. The Artist Alley is open from 10:00 AM-7:00 PM.
EVENTS
Open Mic Karaoke (Stephens Lounge, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM)
It’s time to get out of the shower and show the rest of the world just how well you nail those beats on your favorite OPs, EDs, and insert songs! Enjoy yourself as you release your pent-up stress from midterms in an explosion of song with your friends!

Cosplay Gathering (5th Floor Tilden Terrace, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM)
Join wonderful cosplayers at the terrace next to our Game Room to practice your poses and get some cool shots from our con photographer and videographer—the view is also a bonus!

Jeopardy! (Stephens Lounge, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM)
You may be an expert on anime and manga, but do you know your Japanese history? Does your knowledge of soundtracks and voice actors match your expertise in cheap and delicious snack foods?
Join us at Anime Jeopardy for a battle of wits that will test the breadth and depth of your memory for inconsequential trivia! There’s a bit of something for everyone, so drop on by for a chance at fame and fortune, and wonderful prizes!

Masquerade (Stephens Lounge, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM)
Compete against other cosplayers for fabulous prizes! Do you have what it takes to be the best cosplayer of them all? Compete in categories of Craftsmanship, Performance, and Best in Show, with special cosplay guest judges Carmilla Jo, Atelier Licorice, and Rikku!
If you have been selected to be judged on your craftsmanship, please come to cosplay pre-judging on the 5th floor in Tilden from the timeframe of 3pm-5pm!

PANELS
Anime Dance Workshop: CAA Staff – Tilden Room, 10:00AM – 11:00AM
Are you interested in learning some of your favorite anime dances but aren’t sure where to start? Come join some of our experienced dancers (two AFX dancers and a member of a dance cover group herself) in our own staff as they break down how to learn some of your favorite dances, going over the basics of counts, beats, and how to put it all together! This workshop is open to anyone, from beginners to advanced dancers!

Introduction to Fanfiction: How to Write and Why: Han Phan – Stephens Lounge, 10:00AM – 11:00AM
Have you ever wanted to write fanfiction but never got the chance to start? Or have you been curious about why people write in the first place? Join an amateur writer and other authors in the pursuit to expand the world we call canon. Together, we will divulge in the history of fanfiction and explain in the importance of our craft. Towards the end, we will discuss and share ideas about our WIP projects. This panel is intended for beginning authors, but all are welcome to come and share their expertise.

A Veteran's Guide to Cosplaying on a Budget: RIkku Astley – Stephens Lounge, 11:00AM – 12:00PM
Do you want to look like a million bucks without actually spending the money? Perhaps college life has you strapped for cash, but you don't want to give up your fun time. Cosplay is an expensive hobby, but it doesn't have to be! Join cosplay guest judge, Rikku, in their panel to learn about "expensive" fabric hacks, wig styling cheats, and tips on how to re-purpose and reuse materials!

Beginner’s Guide to Sewing: Cosplay Edition: Surya Baker – Stephens Lounge, 12:00PM – 1:00PM
Have you ever wanted to make your own costumes, but are overwhelmed at the thought of sewing machines and patterns? Do you have difficulty selecting appropriate fabrics, or even knowing where to find them? Join cosplay guest judge Atelier Licorice in a panel that will cover everything from reading and altering patterns to identifying sewing machine feet, and will provide tips on advancing your craftsmanship to the next level.

Intermission Orchestra Performance – Tilden Room, 12:00PM – 1:00PM
The Intermission Orchestra at Berkeley presents a preview of its end-of-semester concert. Founded in Fall 2017 by Daniel Lee and Zemei Zeng, the Intermission Orchestra is a student-run orchestra that plays music from anime, video games, and films.

Macross/Mechwarrior Fan Panel: Miguel Martinez – Stephens Lounge, 1:00PM – 2:00PM
This panel discusses how east and west collided with the worlds of Macross and Mechwarrior/Battletech. Both franchises share a few things in common, most notably their mech designs. Dive into the worlds created by FASA Corporation and Shōji Kawamori and their encounters early in both of their franchises’ lives.

Fandom Nostalgia: Shounen Adventures!!: So-Hyun Lee, Shehla Chowdhury – Stephens Lounge, 2:00PM – 3:00PM
Remember waking up early on Saturday to catch 4Kid's anime? We do too! In this panel, we'd like to explore how these kinds of experiences have colored our current relationship with anime, and how new shows, like My Hero Academia, tap into this nostalgic feeling.

Yuzu et Citrus Live Show – Tilden Room, 2:00PM – 3:00PM
Yuzu et Citrus is a Bay Area based cosplay idol unit consisting of members Meririn and Unyuu. Together they like to perform songs from idol and shoujo genres, mostly old school anime. Come and watch their performance of various songs from anime and vocaloid at Anime Destiny!
GAMES
Game Room (Pauley Ballroom, 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM)
Come check out our game room, equipped with both video games and a large variety of card and board games supplied from our own staff and Board Games at Berkeley! Keep an eye out for events and tournaments going on throughout the day!