Con Swag 2018!

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Con Swag 2018!

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Once again, I'll start the swagage report for the con just past... ;)

Felt kinda odd this year--lots of money, but with no real drive to splurge. Still, a decent haul.

Anime and Manga: The (serial numbered) DVD box set is Risky Safety, 15 years out of print; used, but in excellent condition. Dallos is acknowledged by film historians as the first anime OVA ever (first episode released 1983)
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Figurines:

Shiro, No Game, No Life
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Saitama, One Punch Man
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Pins: Two very different Shiros here...
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Mugs: The Shiro mug on right (Japanese import) comes with a ceramic lid
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2006, '12, '13: Commander Ikari (Evangelion)
2007: Dr. Akai (Maburaho)
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Only Bunny Ears, and a 25 dollar gift card I won from Pass the Yen.
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lots of manga, for starters. i got bakuman volumes 16-20 to complete the series, and assassination classroom volumes 14, 15, and 17-20. i wasn't able to find the final 21st volume of assclass, but i'll order it on amazon soon so that i can finally own the entire series. i also got a monokuma plushie and a life-sized mimikyu plushie.

i got a deku "cosplay" hoodie since the booth selling it discounted it on sunday. i also got two shirts, one aesthetic non-fandom one from an artist and another that says "peridot's limb enhancers". also bought multiple prints: two steven universe prints, one deku print, and an overwatch print. and i snagged an enamel pin of tsuyu from my hero academia.

...yeah i got a lot. but it's all worth it.
2013 - damara (homestuck)
2014 - ramona (scott pilgrim)
2015 - ryuko (kill la kill)
2016 - chiaki (super dangan ronpa 2)
2017 - ryuko (kill la kill) + modern au!fenris (dragon age ii)
2018 - nagisa (assassination classroom)
2019: tamaki (my hero academia)

2020:
kaneki (tokyo ghoul)
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Friday:
LN vols 1-2 of Spice and Wolf and a deck of P5 Tarot Cards

Saturday:
Gundam X set 1 and Garo: Red Requiem
I also paid for an autograph but I don't think we're counting that?

Sunday:
A Gunslinger Girl poster
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The Legend of AB: A Link to the Loot

* Nuka Cola T-Shirt
* Mega Man T-Shirt
* Vermilion Gym Pikachu T-Shirt
* Super Cuphead Bros. T-Shirt
* Jyushimatsu Hat
* Cat Face face mask.
* Mega Man wallet.

* USB NES Controller
* Laser Invasion (NES)
* Digger T. Rock (NES)

* Three Night in the Woods prints.
* Cuphead badge buddy
* Mugman badge buddy
* Gregg badge buddy
* Angus badge buddy
* Mae badge buddy (not pictured, given to g/f)
* Temmie keychain plush (gift brought from friend, not in dealer's room).
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I got 2 of Charles Dunbar's chapbooks, "The Hell Of It" and "Taken By The Gods"; I also got a dragon necklace, a turtle keychain charm, and a scarf with a neko cuddling a turtle on it from Neko-jin Designs. I made sand art at PopCult Anime Con's table that was outside the Dealers Room, and I also got a cute sticker of a puppy in a teacup from another attendee that I met on the elevator at the hotel we both were staying at. :) :)

I'm unsure how to post pics on the forums here, otherwise I'd have posted the pics I took of everything I got.
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Kusuguru Usagi wrote: Fri Apr 06, 2018 2:54 pm I got 2 of Charles Dunbar's chapbooks, "The Hell Of It" and "Taken By The Gods"; I also got a dragon necklace, a turtle keychain charm, and a scarf with a neko cuddling a turtle on it from Neko-jin Designs. I made sand art at PopCult Anime Con's table that was outside the Dealers Room, and I also got a cute sticker of a puppy in a teacup from another attendee that I met on the elevator at the hotel we both were staying at. :) :)

I'm unsure how to post pics on the forums here, otherwise I'd have posted the pics I took of everything I got.
If you got the images uploaded somewhere, use the img tag! (img)http://www.yourpicishere.com(/img)

Replace the parenthesis with brackets.
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Rick wrote: Fri Apr 06, 2018 10:25 pmIf you got the images uploaded somewhere, use the img tag! (img)http://www.yourpicishere.com(/img)

Replace the parenthesis with brackets.
Right now I have the pics posted on FB & Twitter, I'll have to see about getting them posted here. Thanks for the info. :D :D
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Didn't get as much swag as others, but I'm happy with what I walked away with.

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Met both Mary Elizabeth McGlynn and Steve Blum to sign my Cowboy Bebop DVD.

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One of my favorite artists, Ashley Riot (https://www.ashleyriot.com/), was doing commissions at AA. She blew me away with her rendition of Satsuki :D was also happy that she was as psyched to draw it as I was to receive it!
1/4 of Curtain Call Cosplay

2019
N/A
2018
Twili Midna (Legend of Zelda) | Canti (FLCL) | Satsuki Kiryuin (Kill la Kill) | Neptune Vasilias (RWBY)
2017
Julia (Cowboy Bebop) | Twili Midna (Legend of Zelda) | Canti (FLCL) | Glynda Goodwitch (RWBY)
2016
Julia (Cowboy Bebop) | Squall Leonhart, SeeD ball uniform (Final Fantasy VIII) | Nicolas Brown (Gangsta)
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runicmagitek wrote: Sat Apr 07, 2018 11:09 am Didn't get as much swag as others, but I'm happy with what I walked away with.

Met both Mary Elizabeth McGlynn and Steve Blum to sign my Cowboy Bebop DVD.
Now that is impressive! :D
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I bought a box of slightly damaged Kimonos, Obi, and Haori for 50 bucks. At least 30lbs of fabric, in military-themed colors. Many of which I already have plans for ~ :twisted:
Just your everyday average part-time cosplayer.
2019 cosplays:
Friday: Jedi Link
Saturday: Pyrrha Nikos
Sunday: kimono/ Link
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What I bought this year:

DVD/Blu-ray Discs:
The Big O Complete Collection Blu-ray set
Robot Carnival Blu-ray
Arcadia of My Youth Blu-ray
Patlabor: The New Files Blu-ray set
GoShogun Complete TV Series DVD set

Manga:
One Piece Vol. 85 & 86
Sweet Blue Flowers Vol. 2 & 3
Boruto: Naruto Next Generations Vol. 3
Battle Angel Alita: Mars Chronicle Vol. 1

Autographs I managed to get this year:

Yuji Muto (Scrapped Princess)
Katsuyuki Sumizawa (Naruto)
Hideyuki Tomioka (STEAMBOY)
Kaoru Wada (Ninja Scroll soundtrack)
Steve Blum (Naruto)
Mary Elizabeth McGlynn (Naruto)
Stephanie Sheh (Sailor Moon)
Amanda Miller (Sailor Moon)
Klein bottle for rent; inquire within.
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