ATLANTA – March 26, 2019 – Creative talents behind animated legends will delight attendees of MomoCon 2019, the largest event in the southeast United States for fans of video games, animation, cosplay, comics and tabletop games. With more than 38,000 unique attendees expected in its fifteenth year, MomoCon will take place Thursday, May 23 – Sunday, May 26, 2019 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, GA.
My Hero Academia voice actors Justin Briner (Izuku “Deku” Midoriya), Luci Christian (Ochaco), and Keith Silverstein (Wolfram) unite for a heroic presence at MomoCon. With individual credits including Dragon Ball Super, Full Metal Alchemist, and more, opportunities with these anime stars will be a hallmark of the weekend.
Among the most prolific industry talents is Patrick Warburton, who joins MomoCon 2019 for autograph and photo opportunities. From Family Guy’s Joe Swanson and The Venture Brothers’ Brock Samson to Lemony Snicket in A Series of Unfortunate Events, Warburton’s iconic voice and humor have endeared him to millions.
The compelling characters and worldbuilding of Steven Universe have made it a global phenomenon. Cast members at MomoCon include Zach Callison (Steven), Susan Egan (Rose Quartz), Michaela Dietz (Amethyst), Estelle (Garnet), and Deedee Magno Hall (Pearl). With a wealth of autograph and panel opportunities, MomoCon 2019 is a cannot-miss event for series fans.
Other notable guests include Kenji Kamiyama (Director of Ghost in the Shell: Stand Along Complex and upcoming Ghost in the Shell SAC 2045), Shinji Aramaki (Director of APPLESEED), Tony Anselmo (voice of Donald Duck), NateWantsToBattle (Damien in Monster Prom), AmaLee (Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card), and ProZD (Red vs Blue, Anime Crimes Divison).
“Voice actors make MomoCon an incredible experience for animation fans, who can interact with the personalities that bring their beloved worlds to vibrant life,” said Chris Stuckey, co-chair, MomoCon. “This year, we can’t wait to celebrate some of the most popular animated works with the talent that makes them unforgettable.”