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Name:AnimeNEXT [visit site]
Date:June 17-19, 2005
Location:Meadowlands Exposition Center / Holiday Inn Meadowlands
Secaucus, NJ
Attendance:4,200 paid attendees (estimated)
Pre-Reg. Rates:$30 by Jan 1; $40 by Jun 1
At-Door Rates:$50 weekend; $25 to $35 per day
and Events:
Video Programming:
Anime Screening(s)
AMV Contest
Panel Programming:
Guest Panels
Fan Panels
Costume Events:
Hall Cosplay
Masquerade / Cosplay Competition
Art Programming:
Art Show
Artists' Alley
  Music Programming:
Game Programming:
Video Gaming
Live Action Role Playing
Other Events:
Autographs (free)
Dealers' Room
Manga Library
Game Shows
Guests:Alissyn Brock (Art Dept, Media Blasters)
Akitaroh Daichi (Creator / Director)
Mark Diraison (Voice Actor)
Caitlin Glass (Voice Actress)
Lauren Goodnight (Voice Actress, ADV Films)
Wayne Grayson (Voice Actor)
Lance Heiskell (Brand Manager, FUNimation)
Mayumi Kobayashi (Int'l Product Manager, Rockstar Games)
Trish Ledoux (Writer)
Vic Mignogna (Voice Actor)
Sean Molyneaux (Project Supervisor, Media Blasters)
Merideth Mulroney (Art Dept, Media Blasters)
Ed Paul (Voice Actor)
Peelander-Z (Musicians)
Mike Pollock (Voice Actor)
Justin Sevakis (Producer, ImaginAsian TV)
Mike Sinterniklaas (Voice Actor / Director, NYAV Post) cancelled
Uzuhi (Band)
Tom Wayland (ADR Director, TripWire Productions)
David Williams (DVD Producer, ADV Films)
Kerry Williams (Voice Actress)
Travis Willingham (Voice Actor)
Reiko Yasuhara (Singer / Voice Actress)
Toshifumi Yoshida (Producer)
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  • News and 
    Press Releases:
    Oct 20, 2004 - AnimeNext announces new venue for 2005
    Dec 30, 2004 - AnimeNEXT Announces Voice Guests
    Feb 17, 2005 - AnimeNEXT matches tsunami relief donations
    May 17, 2005 - Akitaro Daichi and Reiko Yasuhara to attend AnimeNEXT 2005
    See Also:
    AnimeNEXT 2002 - October 11-13, 2002
    AnimeNEXT 2003 - October 3-5, 2003
    AnimeNEXT 2004 - June 18-20, 2004
    AnimeNEXT 2005 - June 17-19, 2005
    AnimeNEXT 2006 - June 16-18, 2006
    MangaNEXT 2006 - October 6-8, 2006
    AnimeNEXT 2007 - July 6-8, 2007
    MangaNEXT 2007 - October 5-7, 2007
    AnimeNEXT 2008 - June 20-22, 2008
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