Welcome to Animore 2020!
Felecia Angelle is a voice over actor and suspected Sea Witch. We can’t pin anything on her for sure, but she’s voicing adorable characters and there’s a mute mermaid making waves. You do the math. Her non-acting hobbies include pretending she could do better than TV cooking show contestants, playing videogames (poorly), and buying more books than she could ever possibly read. You can hear her voice all up in your anime, as well as coming through the TV to sell toys to your kids. Her work includes The Hero Emilia/ Emi Yusa in The Devil Is A Part-Timer!, Perona in One Piece, Shinoa in Seraph of the End, Supreme Kai of Time in Dragon Ball: Xenoverse, Aoi Asahina in Danganronpa: The Animation and Alex Bendetto in Gangsta, Shalltear Bloodfallen in Overlord, Fubuki in Kantai Collection, Sayaka Miyata in Keijo!!!!!!!!, and Lynne in Attack on Titan. Felecia has also served as the Assistant ADR Director for Blood Blockade Battlefront, Barakamon, Trickster, One Piece, and Attack on Titan: Junior High, the Lead ADR Director for Sky Wizards Academy, Chaos Dragon, Puzzle and Dragons X, and Kenka Bancho Otome, as well as the Co-ADR Director of Grimgar: Ashes and Illusions.
Man At Arms
Man At Arms, from Baltimore, the best fantasy weapons black smithing group in the world. They have a 4 million subscriber YouTube channel. Matt Stagmer, host and bladesmith, has been making swords for 17 years. He is the lead blade grinder at Baltimore Knife and Sword. In the summer of 2014 he began hosting the hit web series MAN AT ARMS:REFORGED. Teamed with other talented craftsmen, he brings to life the most requested fantasy arms and armor from your favorite video games, anime, and other pop culture genres. Ilya Alekseyev was born in Troitsk, Russia. Since an early age he developed a liking to the art and craftsmanship of bladed weapons. He likes to bring his background in Art History, Asian Studies, and Philosophy into his craft. Ilya is currently an Armourer working with Baltimore Knife and Sword as well as one of the product designers. Among the skills that he brings to the Man at Arms project are his expertise in armour, damascus steel, bloomery steel, and engraving.
Destiny Kratz of DestinyDolls Photography
On location and green screen photographer choses to do free photography for conventions and cheap photography outside of conventions. Born and raised in Bel Air Maryland, She has been doing free professional photography since 2015 as she quoted “I am interested in photography as a means of living a life, not as a means of making a living”. Since receiving her first professional camera she has wanted nothing more then to show everyone the beautiful world she sees threw her lens.
She likes to live by 3 simple quotes:
“Taking pictures is savoring life intensely every hundredth of a second” -Mark Riboud
“There are no rules for good photographs, there are only good photographs” -Ansel Adams
“Which of my photographs is my favorite? The one I’m going to take tomorrow.” -Immogen Cunningham
Based out of the Baltimore, Maryland area and willing to travel most of the west coast and some of the east coast for a travel fee. Her favorite subjects including/but not limited to Nature, cosplay, and ball jointed dolls.
She is excited to be returning to Animore for 2019
Spectrum Entertainment is a limited liability company based in Roanoke, VA. Ever since their opening, they’ve been working on assembling the best performers, caterers and set-up for a wide variety of events. Boasting acts such as comedians, martial artists, magicians, jugglers, DJ’s, the opportunity for virtual reality simulators and so much more, Spectrum is quickly becoming your go-to company for any entertainment related need.
Crystal Soul Cosplay
Crystal Soul Cosplay is derived of a married couple who love to cosplay. Crystal soul cosplay have been cosplay guests at a few conventions ( animore , nipponcon, kotoricon, gexcon) to name a few. These two have done many panels at these conventions and would love to spreading their knowledge and love of cosplaying to others. The duo have been cosplaying between 12 to 14 years and have been doing charity work( hospital visits and hospitals events) as a children entertainers for about 2 years.
Serenity's Revenge Cosplay,
Kat, AKA Serenity’s Revenge Cosplay, is based on the east coast and has been part of the Cosplay community for 20 years. She has attended conventions from Boston to Florida. Kat enjoys Sci-fi and Anime, pulling most of her inspiration from these genres. Her Favorite Sci-Fi’s include “Star Wars” and “Firefly”, and her favorite Anime’s include “Sailor Moon”, “Her Lie in April” and “Ah! My Goddess”. She is also a avid Video Gamer and enjoys franchises such as “Final Fantasy” and “Dragon Age” and has plans for Cosplays from both series. In addition to her personal cosplay she is a member of the Mandalorian Mercs Costume Club and the 501st Legion, and is active with their Charity work and costumed events. Kat enjoys helping other cosplayers learn and improve their craft, and is particularly fond of group cosplays.
U the Magician
With over seven years of experience, U is no stranger to the world of magic nor hypnosis. Hailing from Rocky Mount, he has assembled all of his best tricks to bring around the convention scene, partnering frequently with Black Materia Inc. to bring the best of entertainment to their many con-goers.
The “yeah yeah ninja” is a two-time national weapons champion in Tae Kwon Do with Bo Staff and Triple Staff. He studied martial arts in many different disciplines such as Muay Thai, Kung Fu, Tae Kwon Do, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, and Ineyan Kali.
D&A Anime Blog
D&A Anime Blog is a blog/site like no other. We do trivia, anime/manga reviews, create convention mocumentaries, and produce DJ-style tracks for our AMVs! Formally created as a digital medium where cosplayers can see their pictures back in December 2015/January 2016, D&A became so much more as it’s founders Donte’ J. Lewis and Aaron Goldman took their passion and love for Anime and Manga to the next level! Our mission is to connect with other fans and voice actors, as well as assist in the promotions of anime titles from FUNimation, Crunchyroll, Aniplex, VizMedia, and Sentai Filmworks. D&A is so much more than just an anime blog, it’s a part of you!