It’s been confirmed by BronyExpo that Michelle Creber will be a guest of honor at this year’s convention at the West Edmonton Mall (which is really big) Hotel. She’ll be accompanying fellow VAs Andrea Libman, Vincent Tong and Michael Daingerfield, at the Alberta con this July – if you want to join them, you can get your passes from C$50 on their website. Oh, and you can check out their press release after the break!
Keeping on with the best continent, Europe, we have an update from Manchester’s BUCK convention on their rockin’ Summer Sun Celebration concert. The line-up has been confirmed for the night of heavy beats and rocking…erm, rock…and tickets are available now for just £20 for, arguably, a great event judging from last year’s standards. Check out their update after the break for the line-up and other details.
In addition to the Kallisti event, Galacon has announced its crowdfunding campaign for this year’s event in Ludwigsburg, Germany, with another promo video from the JanAnimations team and ‘Canni’. You’ll laugh, you’ll cry, you’ll donate money to get some lovely Galacon goodies. Hopefully. Check out the video embed, as well as more info on how you can help, after the break.
The 4th almost-annual Kallisti livestream event has been announced by the Bronies for Good charity team to take place on 3rd May from 12pm EDT (or 4pm UTC). If you haven’t encountered one of these before, it is a 24hr streamed event packed with interviews with some key show guests – this year including Tara Strong, Nicole Oliver, Cindy Morrow, Anneli Heed and Jennifer Weiss – as well as some popular Brony artists to draw requests live. All proceeds from this year will be split evenly between supporting Galacon and the long-supported Your Siblings project helping children in Africa. If you want to know more, check out the press release after the break.
GalaCon is adding a whole heap of VAs and fandom notables alike for this year’s convention. The German voices of Pinkie Pie and Twilight Sparkle, Jennifer Weiß and Julia Meynen, respectively, will be making an appearance, as well as EileMonty, popular international fandom voice, most commonly known as Button’s Mom (may she and her family recover from their acute attacks of DMCA), as well as master of party lights, LaserPon3! Stay after for the full press release. Continue reading
Things we learned from news today: AcousticBrony is actually two guys!
On the list of BUCK’s news for today, they have announced the presence of AcousticBrony and Addictia for the UK-based convention. For those in the brony music scene, these names are likely quite familiar, as they make some pretty awesome music. For those who are not in the brony music scene, we totally suggest that you totally listen to these guys, seeing as pretty awesome music is… well… pretty awesome. If you’d like to see what BUCK has to say on their newly announced talent, more information can be found below the break!
And there was much rejoicing. To those who don’t know what My Little Investigations is, it’s one of the flagship games of the brony gamers, a much anticipated and welcome addition to the repertoire of pony games that are out. For those looking for more information on the game, you can check out their FAQ over here. To those who already know what it is and would like to download it, you can go ahead and grab that here. For those looking to see what the developers have to say on the game, the release video and some choice words can be found below the break!
A news insider, codename Celestia’s Plot, told us that the money BUCK saved by only putting Prince Whateverer’s name on the banner is going straight toward making the concert that these three will be a part of even more off the hook. There’s no actual news insider, but BUCK is still going to have an awesome convention with awesome guests, and the Summer Sun Celebration concert is just icing on the cake! Check out everything that the BUCK staff have to say in the customary place below the break.
Comic artists? Animators? VAs? How bout one of the directors that keeps it all together and brings out the best of a diverse and talented group? In this regard, this year BronyCon is proud to present to you Terry Klassen, the voice director for My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic. His unique perspective on the show, and the diversity of his work, ranging from Dragon Ball Z to Ed, Edd n Eddy, should give con attendees a very special experience indeed. For the whole press release, stay for below the break. Continue reading
Musiquestria, the biggest pony music concert tour, is back for its second year, and with good news (as if that weren’t good news enough)! Instead of just one tour being planned, there’s two this time, one for the east coast and one for the west, to double the fun. So, for the whole press release, and the whole excitement, with plenty of relevant links, stay after the break! Continue reading