Please Do Not Invite Guests to Anime Boston For Us!

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Please Do Not Invite Guests to Anime Boston For Us!

Post by Faceman » Thu Jun 20, 2013 1:03 pm

Although it's fantastic that people are excited about Anime Boston and the Guests of Honor, we'd like to make a reminder that attendees should not contact potential guests (voice actors, directors, artists, etc.) to ask them if they can, will, or would like to attend Anime Boston.

Sometimes when a potential guest is contacted by fans about attending Anime Boston, it can be misinterpreted it as an official invitation from the convention itself. This can lead to confusion, mixed signals, and disappointment for all parties. These situations can actually backfire and hurt the convention's chances to have a guest attend.

Anime Boston's Guest FAQ explains the process of how guests are selected, how you can suggest a new guest, and why we don't reveal which guests are currently under consideration.

Thanks for your understanding.
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Re: Please Do Not Invite Guests to Anime Boston For Us!

Post by Cerebral_Boar » Wed Jul 08, 2015 8:42 pm

Is the Guest Suggestion form for 2016 up yet? The link enclosed within the original post only had a link to the 2015 one, which is moot (I couldn't view it anyway).
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Re: Please Do Not Invite Guests to Anime Boston For Us!

Post by Old_School_Anime_Lover02 » Sun May 01, 2016 8:34 pm

it wouldn't be Retro weekend with out a L'Arc~en~Ciel concert that would really be the best birthday present ever!
cosplays i have complete:
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Rinku (yu yu hakusho
Magi (aladdin Magnoshetot)

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Re: Please Do Not Invite Guests to Anime Boston For Us!

Post by MayhemFujioka » Wed Jun 15, 2016 5:26 pm

Despite it not being Anime its still part of the whole "modern culteral" thing and we should have a Hamilton actor/actress!!

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Re: Please Do Not Invite Guests to Anime Boston For Us!

Post by bunbunrabbit18^^ » Tue Jun 21, 2016 9:46 pm

So this might be WAY SUPER EARLY but if I want to make a suggestion for a Guest to come to Anime Boston 2017 is it all right to do that now or should I come back latter (closer to October) to nominate someone/group?

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Re: Please Do Not Invite Guests to Anime Boston For Us!

Post by LadyLark » Tue Jun 21, 2016 10:41 pm

Please come back later and put it in the right thread. It helps us keep track a whole lot easier. ^_^
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Re: Please Do Not Invite Guests to Anime Boston For Us!

Post by andyjay729 » Wed Jun 29, 2016 10:43 pm

It's officially summer now and almost July. How soon will this thread open?

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Re: Please Do Not Invite Guests to Anime Boston For Us!

Post by Kusuguru Usagi » Mon Jun 19, 2017 9:05 am

Hello. :) :) I was wondering when I can post a few guest suggestions for AB 2018, please?

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Re: Please Do Not Invite Guests to Anime Boston For Us!

Post by Faceman » Mon Jun 19, 2017 10:29 am

Kusuguru Usagi wrote:
Mon Jun 19, 2017 9:05 am
Hello. :) :) I was wondering when I can post a few guest suggestions for AB 2018, please?
Hey, thank you for the enthusiasm! We should have the 2018 Guest Suggestion Threads open in the next month or two. Sorry for the wait, but we're still getting some of our initial "Start of the year" balls rolling.
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Re: Please Do Not Invite Guests to Anime Boston For Us!

Post by Kusuguru Usagi » Mon Jun 19, 2017 10:44 am

Faceman wrote:
Mon Jun 19, 2017 10:29 am
Hey, thank you for the enthusiasm! We should have the 2018 Guest Suggestion Threads open in the next month or two. Sorry for the wait, but we're still getting some of our initial "Start of the year" balls rolling.
OK, sounds great!! I shall keep my eyes peeled for the threads. *gives thumbs up*

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