Here is Orange Anime’s panel schedule for KnightroKon 2013!
Event Name: Not All Heroes Live
12:30pm-1:30pm (Panel Room 2 / SU Room 221)
Summary: We grow to love and hate characters in a series we watch, often times cheering for the victory of the hero or main characters. Most series follow the same plot line, with the hero winning and the villain defeated, but what of those anime where you watch in horror as the person you cheered for dies before your eyes? We’ll discuss well known character deaths and not so well know deaths in some anime. Spoiler Alert!
Event Name: Magical Girls: Then and Now
5:30pm-6:3pm (Panel Room 1 / SU Room 220)
Summary: Ever wonder where Magical Girls come from? Or who started this term? Learn about the magical girl culture, how this genre start, and so on. From Sailor Moon to Puella Magi and everything in between. Who knows maybe by the end, you can sign the contact on became a magical girl yourself and keep the world save.
Event Name: Philosophy of Madoka
6:30pm-7:30pm (Panel Room 1 / SU Room 220)
Summary: Learn more about Puella Magi and the philosophy behind this year’s favorite anime series.
Event Name: Giant Origami Workshop
7:30pm-8:30pm (Panel Room 1 / SU Room 220)
Summary: Come join us in creating giant origami figures out of poster board. Once you make yours, you can carry it around, you can wear it, or you can give it to a friend!
Event Name: Awesome AMVs
8:00pm-9:00pm (Panel Room 2 / SU Room 221)
Summary: These Anime Music Videos were chosen specifically to invigorate the spirit and give you the inspiration to take on any challenge. Come watch with us. We hope these videos inspire you as much as they inspire us.
Event Name: A True View of the Otaku in Anime
8:30pm-9:30pm (Panel Room 1 / SU Room 220)
Summary: In America the term Otaku is used as joyous way of saying “I love anime, and I’m proud!” but, in reality, the term has been skewed from how it is actually seen in Japan. Come discuss the term that causes some to scratch their heads in wonder, and watch clips from anime that discuss this syndrome, such as Welcome to NHK and many others.
Event Name: Anime Name That Tune
9:30pm-10:30pm (Panel Room 1 / SU Room 220)
Summary: Come out to Orange Anime’s Name That Tune game show. We will be showing video, unlike some other name that tune shows. We have different categories of anime and music, mostly from shows that aired between 2005 and now.
Event Name: Video Game Easter Eggs
10:30pm-11:30pm (Panel Room 1 / SU Room 220)
Summary: This panel reviews the quirkiest and weirdest hidden jokes and gems found in video games.
Event Name: Welcome to Steampunk 101
(Panel Room 2 / SU Room 221)
Summary: Goggles, leather, and steamship! Oh my! Get your laser guns at the ready, and get your ships set to the sky. Welcome to your crash course in a popular genre. Learn about the culture, watch clips, and even learn about the fashion.
Event Name: Welcome to The World – A .hack// Fan Panel
12:30pm-1:30pm (Panel Room 1 / SU Room 220)
Summary: Dive headfirst into The World as it exists now and immerse yourself in the entire .hack// Universe! .hack// is a multimedia series that spans an entire generation from books, manga, anime and video games for the aging PS2 console. This panel will help you make sense of it all and maybe set you on the right track for gobbling down everything the .hack// universe has to offer.
WE HOPE TO SEE YOU THERE!