These are the various events available at KuroNekoCon hosted by our staff or attendees.
Schedule of Events
Opening Ceremonies: Join us as we start off KNC 2014 with a bang!
Closing Ceremonies: Help us send away another great KNC the best way we know how. Be the first to learn what we are planning for next year and congratulate all the talented people who participated in our contests.
Gaming: Console, retro, PC, tabletop, and card gaming available all day. See tournament listings on gaming tab.
Cosplay Contest: The cosplay contest is where contestants go to show off their favorite costumes. The contest is based upon stage presence, craftsmanship, and overall look. Walk on participation is also available!
Skit Contest : Enjoy the skits contestants have worked long and hard on! Skits can range anywhere from a dance, to a song, to a set of dialogue between characters or a short story. Judging is based on performance alone.
Maid Café: In the Maid Café, you can play games. meet new people, take a rest from the convention jumble, and experience a bit of Japanese culture.
Cosplay Chess: A game of human chess acted out by cosplayers with vigorous courage and skill!
Karaoke: Sing your heart out!
Children's Festival: Honoring the tradition of Tango no Sekku, a Japanese children's festival celebrates children's personalities and happiness, kids will be able to enjoy fun Japanese children's games, crafts, and stories.
Masquerade: The dance of grace, dignity, and mystery. Masks are required. Need a quick mask? attend the mask making workshop at the convention!
Neon Nyan Dance party: Dance the night away to some of the Inland Northwest’s best DJ’s. Glowsticks sold at the door.
Photo Booth: CosplayPNW will be hosting the official photo booth at KNC 2014.
Guest Run Panels
Come see Josh Grelle, Natalie Hoover, and David Vincent talk about what it’s like to be a voice actor in some of today’s most popular anime!
Come listen to Natalie Hoover, the voice of Sonia Nevermind, talk about her experiences working on DANGANRONPA.
Voice Acting Information Panel
Natalie Hoover talks about what it’s like being a voice actor and what such a job entails.
Shingeki No Kyoujin Panel
Come listen to Josh Grelle, the voice of Armin, talk about his experiences working on Shingeki No Kyojin, also known as Attack on Titan.
Kill La Kill Panel
Come listen to David Vincent, the voice of Senketsu, talk about his experiences working on Kill la Kill.
David Vincent’s Mock Voice Acting Tryouts:
Join us for this interactive panel where David Vincent will ask audience members to help him act out a scene.
Yurei: The Japanese Ghost
Zack Davisson discusses his book, Yurei: The Japanese Ghost.
A Brief History of Yokai
Zack Davisson gives a brief history of Yokai.
Yokai and War! The World of Shigeru Mizuki
As a translator for Shigeru Mizuki’s manga, Zack Davisson has a unique perspective on this exciting world.
Enjoy Suzaku Taiko’s dynamic drumming performance.
Spokane Obon Festival Dancers
The colorful yukata (summer kimono) and happi coat clad Obon Festival Dancers bring you BonOdori, or Bon Dancing.
Fan Run Panels
This is one of those for the fans, by the fans panels, that anyone is welcomed to.
Think you know anime? Walk through the doors and you could be chosen to be on our Anime Family Feud! Prizes and tons of fun. Will you be a villain or a hero?
Current Government Issued Photo ID required for all 18+ Panels and Events.
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- Sponsors and Special Thanks
- Rules and Guidelines
- Hotels and Travel
Hours of Operation
KNC 2014 Hours of Operation:
10:00 AM to 10:00 PM Saturday and Sunday
Registration and Pre Registration Hours:
12:00 PM to 4:00 PM on Friday
9:00 AM to 10:00 PM on Saturday and Sunday