After Dark Dating Game 2018

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After Dark Dating Game 2018

Post by Cavara » Tue Jan 09, 2018 10:01 pm

Hello Everyone

It is time once again for the biggest, best, most romance fueled event of Anime Boston to once again take flight at Anime Boston 2018.

Some of you might be asking, what is the After Dark Dating Game? It is a fun fueled game of romance and intrigue. One Bachelor or Bachelorette is brought onto stage. This individual then begins asking questions of three mystery contestants who are kept anonymous via a divider hiding their identities. The questions range from the bizarre to the lecherous to the hilarious as the bachelor or bachelorette tries to find true love from their three mystery suitors. The audience will cheer, antagonize, laugh, and cry through the ups and downs of lightning fast love.

There will be multiple rounds of this and we need individuals who are willing to find, or vie for love in this competitive and often times humorous arena. For this we are recruiting cosplayers to compete in our love filled event.

For those willing to apply you just need to make sure you follow our application rules and guideline below.

http://www.animeboston.com/cosplay/cosplay_faq/


:arrow: A reminder: Anime Boston is an anime convention that is part of the New England Anime Society (NEAS). As such, we can only accept applications from characters that originally hail from a japanese created media. That means we cannot accept anything from Batman, Stephen Universe, Avatar, Overwatch, etc. This is not my rule, but it is a very important rule that has consequences for the convention itself if I break it. I will not bend on this one thing.

Now if your looking for applications for Dating Game as well as our many other thrilling events follow the link below.

:arrow: http://www.animeboston.com/cosplayhq/

This year we also have the special ability to apply as a host for any of our wonderful events.

Now some of you might be wondering. "What kind of experience do I need for an event like this." The answer is simple, any roleplaying, improve, and even previous anime boston experiance is awesome. But that is not at all, we have take all types of contenders here and if you think you have what it takes just send us an application and fight for your love.

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Re: After Dark Dating Game 2018

Post by snapelicious » Thu Feb 22, 2018 9:21 am

Six days left to get your love on! Looking to make an out of this world love connection? Humans and Puuchuus alike agree, After dark Dating Game is the place to be!
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Re: After Dark Dating Game 2018

Post by ksmurf » Mon Feb 26, 2018 8:20 pm

Schedule Update-

After Dark Dating Game will be 7-9pm on Friday.

Apply to the Dating Game for some After Dark cosplay fun!
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Re: After Dark Dating Game 2018

Post by snapelicious » Mon Mar 05, 2018 4:24 pm

Obligatory update post! You guys are awesome, and clocked in at 56 applicants with >100 cosplays! My minio- *cough* assistants as I are hard at work in the selection process, and we'll be sending emails out soon!
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Re: After Dark Dating Game 2018

Post by Fetch » Mon Mar 05, 2018 4:59 pm

7pm? That seems a bit early, as in the past none of the 18+ stuff started until after 8pm.
Unless you are including seating time, as that did usually start between 7:30 and 8.
It is crazy how long that line gets, and it has to be scrunched up in the Sheraton hallway and then down the hall. And the Orange and Red shirts have to check everyone's ids. So the line does not move as fast as some would like it to.

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Re: After Dark Dating Game 2018

Post by snapelicious » Tue Mar 06, 2018 11:34 am

Fetch wrote:
Mon Mar 05, 2018 4:59 pm
7pm? That seems a bit early, as in the past none of the 18+ stuff started until after 8pm.
Unless you are including seating time, as that did usually start between 7:30 and 8.
It is crazy how long that line gets, and it has to be scrunched up in the Sheraton hallway and then down the hall. And the Orange and Red shirts have to check everyone's ids. So the line does not move as fast as some would like it to.
7pm is correct, seating should be beginning at 6:30
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Re: After Dark Dating Game 2018

Post by slippers » Wed Mar 07, 2018 10:48 am

Sunset is at 7:07 PM, so technically it's not dark yet.

I think you need to change the name to It'll Be Dark Soon, We Promise! Dating Game.

Edit: This will be even more of a problem in 2022...
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Post by Rhys Ifane » Wed Mar 07, 2018 12:38 pm

During our department meeting when choosing participants, we started referring to it as the Mating Game. We don't always have the best ideas, but we have the ones that matter. ;)
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Re: After Dark Dating Game 2018

Post by Sky » Thu Mar 08, 2018 11:30 am

Hi! I was just wondering if results have been sent out for this?

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Re: After Dark Dating Game 2018

Post by snapelicious » Thu Mar 08, 2018 10:51 pm

Sky wrote:
Thu Mar 08, 2018 11:30 am
Hi! I was just wondering if results have been sent out for this?
Now that my computer is done being a slow butt, they are all sent. Check your inboxes!
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Re: After Dark Dating Game 2018

Post by snapelicious » Sun Mar 11, 2018 4:04 pm

To reiterate, ALL Dating Game emails have been sent. Accepted, Waitlisted and Declined. In addition, application statuses have been updated in Cosplay HQ.

If you have NOT received an email, please message me.
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Re: After Dark Dating Game 2018

Post by The Pocky Guy » Tue Mar 13, 2018 9:20 pm

Too late to apply then?

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Re: After Dark Dating Game 2018

Post by snapelicious » Wed Mar 14, 2018 10:57 am

The Pocky Guy wrote:
Tue Mar 13, 2018 9:20 pm
Too late to apply then?
Unfortunately, all applications closed 2/28
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