Youmacon 2006

November 3–5, 2006 Hilton Detroit/Troy Troy, Michigan

Detroit's { Anime / Manga / Gaming / J-Music } Experience

Otaku invade the Motor City once more when Metro Detroit's first and only anime con, Youmacon, brings celebrity guests, dealers of Japanese collectibles, masquerade and cosplay contests, and many other exciting con events back for its second year. Dub fans meet voice actors, gamers compete in tournaments in our 24-hour video gaming rooms and cosplayers have the chance to be a game of shougi. There's something for every Japanese media fan at this fan-run con that's easily accessible for Michiganders as well as con-goers from Windsor or Toledo. Commence anticipation.

The Latest

January 29 Youmacon's collection of 2006 photos is now online.

November 6 Thanks to all you attendees for making Youmacon 2006 even more awesome than the first! Reminisce with our constantly-updated photos and reports page.

October 28 Our 2006 programming schedule has been released.

October 25 Patrick Seitz has been added to our guest list! Unfortunately, Toshifumi Yoshida has had to cancel his appearance at Youmacon.

October 23 Still need a room? There are only a few days left to grab rooms at the Embassy Suites for the low convention rate. Reserve yours.

October 19 Youmacon welcomes Grand Master Moy Tung, who brings a Kung Fu demonstration to the convention.

October 17 Make your opinion count: Fill out our survey to show Otaku Family Feud your view on anime.

October 10 The Hilton is now sold out for Youmacon, but don't worry, the nearby Embassy Suites is offering their two-room suites at a discount for con attendees. Check out the Location page for details.

October 9 Kevin Siembieda is Youmacon's newest guest! We regret that Robert and Emily DeJesus will not be able to attend Youmacon this year.

October 7 One week left to enter our AMV contest!

September 23 Only one week left to pre-register for Youmacon!

August 13 Youmacon welcomes our newest guests Chris Cason and Toshifumi Yoshida!

June 27 Submissions are now open for the Youmacon AMV contest.

June 23 The special $30 pre-registration rate increases after June 30, so get your registration submitted now for the best deal!

June 20 Youmacon's guest list keeps growing with the addition of voice actors Caitlin Glass, Matt Hill and Brett Weaver!

May 11 We're proud to announce Lou Albano's presence at Youmacon this year, as well as our unique new featured event, the maid cafe.

April 5 2006's first guests have been announced! Youmacon welcomes Tony Oliver, along with returning guests Dave Anez, Robert and Emily DeJesus, and the Spoony Bards.

April 3 Looking for anime programming to tide you over? This year, the anime room at Penguicon will be presented by Youmacon. Come stop by and visit, or take the opportunity to pre-register for Youmacon.

March 4 Youmacon's ready for another year! Detroit's anime experience returns on November 3rd through 5th, featuring many of your favorite cosplay and other events. Take advantage of our low early pre-registration rates, and if you're an artist, apply for a table in our Alley. Look forward to more updates, including our guests!

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