Post-AMA news: here is an interview with Vic Mignogna by Genesis Moss.
Eien Strife could not make it to AMA this year. Vic Mignogna's Star Trek Continues will screen in place of the Eien Strife concert.
Our Cosplay Staff has created a chart of cosplay-related events for cosplayers. Please visit the Events page to view it.
The layout for the first and third floor Artist Alleys are now online.
The tentative schedule of events for Anime Mid-Atlantic 17 is now online. Minor changes are possible between now and the convention. The final schedule will be available for pickup at the Registration desk on the third floor of the hotel.
Artist Alley opens earlier at 9AM on Friday, June 16th.
For artists in the Artist Alley, due to the switch in program book formats from print to digital this year we've decided to include artist bios/blurbs and art/logos. Confirmed artists should have received an email with submission information. If you did not, visit the Artist Alley page for more information.
VIP pre-registrations are now sold out. If you have already requested a VIP pre-registration via the phone, this pre-registration will still be accepted.
Standard pre-registrations are available through June 1st.
The list of artists, conventions and organizations have been added to the Artist Alley page.
Information on new Card Tournaments are now online.
Sentai, Tokusatsu or Magical Girl Pose Off contest information and rules have been updated.
Information on the Cosplay Lip Sync Battle is now online.
Interesting in joining the AMA Dance Team? Auditions for dancers for the Friday night and Saturday night dances are now going on. Information and contact email are available here. 18 or older. Entry deadline is May 25th.
The Waterside District dining and entertainment complex, located across the street from the Norfolk Waterside Marriott hotel, grand opening celebrations starts tomorrow May 11 and continues through the weekend.
Anime Mid-Atlantic proudly introduces a new event for 2017. Details are now available for the Sentai / Magical GIrl Pose Off event. Online sign up form coming soon...
Art Show information is now online.
The AMA crew will be at Ravencon this weekend in Williamsburg, Virginia. Stop by our table and pre-register for this year's convention.
The AMA Crew will at the Chesterfield Fairgrounds in Chesterfield, Virginia for the Toys and Collectibles Show on Saturday. We will also attend the Toshocon event at the Main Newport News Library this weekend.
The deadline for panel and workshop entries has been moved up to Monday, April 17th.
AMA 17 Anime Music Video Contest rules are now online.
Our first series of featured guests have been posted. Bios will be posted soon along with additional guests.
Our first series of TableTop Gaming events have been posted. The AMA crew will be running a board game swap met at Ravencon in late April.
At-the-door registration rates have been posted.
Announcing our first video game tournament: Hatsune Miku: Project Diva F.
AMA will have a table at Katsucon this weekend in National Harbor, MD. Stop by to pre-register and learn more about our new location for this year's AMA 17.
Information and sign ups for individuals interested in host a panel or workshop is now online. The Programming staff will send out panel approvals in May.
Just a reminder, the group rate for 8 or more persons is for EACH person....is not the rate for the entire group. You save a few dollars off the standard rate.
The AMA Tour continues this weekend at Marscon in Williamsburg, Virginia. We will have a table where you can pre-register and learn more about AMA 17 coming to Norfolk this year.
The room book for AMA 17 at the Norfolk Waterside Marriott is now open. Visit the Hotel page for more information.
Anime Mid-Atlantic is moving to the Norfolk Waterfront Marriott in downtown Norfolk, VA only a short distance from our previous site in Chesapeake. All convention events will be held within the new hotel. Please visit our Hotel page for more information and to reserve your room. Visit the Travel page for the many ways to join us in Norfolk. Check out the Area Map for parking and local attractions information. Our Venue page will be updated with the convention layout early in 2017!
The AMA Tour continues in Washington, DC next weekend at Anime USA. We will have a table where you can pre-register and learn more about AMA Cosplay Fest and AMA 17.
The AMA Tour begins in Rockville, MD this weekend at Intervention. We will have a table where you can pre-register and learn more about AMA Cosplay Fest and AMA 17.
Registration rates and forms are now online for AMA 17. Standard, group and VIP rates are available.
The staff of AMA would like to thank everyone who attended our 16th annual convention. Anime Mid-Atlantic returns on June 16-18, 2017! And don't forget about our new, end of year event, AMA Cosplay Fest at the Marriott Chesapeake.