Katsucon19 has ended

Welcome to the schedule for Katsucon 19 in 2013!

Katsucon is an annual 3-day fan convention held in the D.C. metro area for multicultural enthusiasts and entertainment. Katsucon is produced by Katsucon Entertainment, Inc. (KEI), a 501(c)(3) educational non-profit organization dedicated to bringing information about Japanese animation, society, and traditional and popular culture to fans everywhere.

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Mike Sinterniklass

Michael Sinterniklaas is an 18 year veteran of the Anime industry. Michael founded the recording studio NYAV Post LLC in 2000 which now has facilities in both New York and Los Angeles and has been busy at work this year recording Funshie in the new CARE BEARS now airing on the Hub, as well as TIGER AND BUNNY, NARUTO, BLEACH, BAKUMAN, animated feature films ZAMBEZIA with Samuel L. Jackson and WELCOME TO THE SPACE SHOW as well as the new Marvel Anime series X-MEN, BLADE and IRON MAN, Capcom’s RESIDENT EVIL: REVELATIONS and is just finished recording THE VENTURE BROS season five in which he plays Dean Venture (the smart one) and if very excited to be back in the directors seat for the new trilogy of BERSERK feature films.On the other side of the mic, Michael has been busy directing a new PETER RABBIT series for Nickelodeon, CAT IN PARIS which was nominated for a best animated feature Oscar this year and a yet to be announced new fantasy series… Other recent credits include: ROBOTOMY staring Patton Oswalt, Lewis Black, Eliza Dushku, Gilbert Gottfried, Lil Jon, Lisa Lampanelli, SPEED RACER for Cartoon Network and the feature film MIA AND THE MIGOO with John DiMaggio, Whoopi Goldberg, James Woods, Matthew Modine and Wallace Shawn.

In the world of anime, Michael starred as Kenji in the feature film SUMMER WARS and has been directing Sunrise’s new hit GUNDAM UNICORN. Other roles include Sasuke Sarutobi in SENGOKU BASARA, in EDEN OF THE EAST and producing and acting in Funimation’s two new SLAYERS series in the role of Xellos and Viz Media’s MONSTER. His game credits include BASARA and FINAL FANTASY XIII in which he voiced the final boss, Orphan. Other voice work include TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES, G.I. JOE, KAPPA MIKEY, YUGIOH, SHAMAN KING, FREEDOM, FULL METAL ALCHEMIST, THE SKY CRAWLERS, GAO GAI GAR, KUROKAMI, POKEMON, SAMURAI 7, D GREY-MAN, BERSERK, MUSHI SHI, BURST ANGEL, MAGIC USERS CLUB, JUNGLE EMPEROR LEO and GLASS FLEET to name a few.