A cartoon drawing of Kevin Bolk, Artist and Guest for Ohayocon 2019
A photo of Bill Famer, Ohayocon 2019 Guest, recording for a cartoon
A photo of Jake Paque, Ohayocon 2019 guest, obscured by a microphone pop screen.

We’ve added three more amazingly talented guests to the Ohayocon 2019 roster! Joining our Voice Actors are Bill Farmer (Goofy, Pluto) and Jake Paque (Professor Sycamore, Dumon) while Kevin Bolk, acclaimed artist, joins our Industry Professionals! We’re so pleased to welcome these awesome people as Guests for Ohayocon 2019!

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And don’t forget! Pre-Reg is going up in price October 7th! Get your tickets to camp with us while they’re good n’ cheap!

A visual guide to Ohayocon's Pre-Reg. It reads: COME CAMP WITH US! Ohayocon 19, January 11-13, 2019. May 21- Sept 7 $45, Sept 8- Oct 7 $50, Oct 8- Nov 7 $55, Nov 80- Jan 7 $60, At the Door $65

Ohayocon Yuki Matsuri Debuting at Ohayocon 19 is the Yuki Matsuri: a hands-on theme room that is 100% Japan! Winter blues got you down? Get a taste of the Japanese festival spirit with traditional arts and crafts, Japan-style matsuri games, cultural programming, traditional decor, and photo backdrop with a chance to try on traditional clothing provided by Columbus Kimono. Come dressed in your best yukata and step into summer!

Event signups and $50 pre-registration

We have five ways you can participate in Ohayocon available right now: you can pre-register before Oct. 8, 2018 to get $15 off admission, apply for volunteering (Kohai) or staff positions, enter the Ohayocon 19 Cosplay Expo, and apply to judge the Expo. There are so many ways to enjoy Ohayocon weekend!

Thanks for spending time with us!

We’d like to thank everyone who came out to the premiere of My Hero Academia: Two Heroes last night. The theater was sold out! We hope you had a great time, and we can’t wait to see you again in January! In the meantime, if you want to keep in touch with fellow Ohayocon fans, check out our Official Facebook Group.

Image of a trophy with three stars on top.Cosplayers, get ready! The Cosplay Expo is accepting applications for the 2019 contest! Interested applicants can find all the information about it on the Cosplay Expo page. There are two divisions: Craftsmanship and Performance, and the application for judging is also available. All apps are due Nov. 30, 2018. Good luck!

Purchase your ticket at the Gateway Film Center website before they’re gone!

My Hero Academia: Two Heroes posterCome join us Tuesday, Sept. 25 at the Gateway Film Center for the premiere of My Hero Academia: Two Heroes (Dub)!

We will host a cosplay pre-party at 6 p.m. in the Tornado Room. Come in your best BNHA cosplay and meet fellow fans of the series!

Also, you could win a free badge to Ohayocon 19! We’re holding a raffle at the party, so come on out!

The movie starts at 7. Tickets are only $5, but we expect they’ll sell fast. We look forward to seeing you!

July ain’t over yet, kids, and we’ve got two more special guest announcements for you today!

Cosplayer Momo Kurumi and Voice Actor/Industry Veteran Mike McFarland are officially joining us for camp! Click on their cute camper photos to visit their bios and learn more about them! Oh, we also have one other big announcement for you today! We’re opening the search for Ohayocon 2019 DJ’s! If you think you’re up to snuff take a trip to the form and apply!

We have a WHOLE BUNCH of talent coming in this weekend for your viewing pleasure! So much, in fact, that I’m not really sure how to hype up such an incredible group of people with such varied talents!

Ohayocon is delighted to announce the 2019 appearances of…

Jeremy Inman

Brandon McInnis

J. Michael Tatum

Jerry Jewel

Tavisha Wolfgarth-Simons

Rikki Simons

Oriana PerĂ³n

Vitamin H

Erin Tillman

and Tim Harrison

If I’m reading that right that’s ten guests!? That’s bonkers! We can’t wait to see them, and you, at Ohayocon this winter, stay cool out there!

Is it getting hot in here or is it just Aaron? In fact, I think he might just be roasting!?

We’ve just been burning to announce Aaron Dismuke as our Roastee of Honor for Ohayocon 2019! Read up on Aaron at his profile here!

Oh, and in lest toasty news applications to our Indie Showcase are open! If you’re a small game creator, digital or otherwise, and you want to show your stuff to tens of thousands of people don’t miss it!

Happy summer everyone! We hope you’re already having one heck of a time between warm weather, frosty treats, and plenty of excuses to get out of the house! We’ve got some summer updates for your viewing pleasure (and some special guest announcements coming later this week) so strap in, it’s update time.

First off…

Ohayocon is proud to introduce the Ohayocon Public Library, a multi-media feature, free and open to everyone during Ohayocon weekend!

We’re building up our inventory to include manga, art books, comics, RPG books, sci-fi and fantasy, music, movies, and more! Please see the library’s page to learn how you can donate your old media and earn credit towards a badge!

And second…

Ohayocon Artist Alley applications are open! Uh, they’ve actually been open for a few days now! If you want to throw your hat into the ring and apply to table at ohayocon be sure to check out our Artist Alley page.

That’s all for now! See you guys soon with another (roasting hot) update!