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Letter from the con chair: Things to know about tickets

The convention is little under 2 weeks away. Our inboxes have been messaged constantly by our many fans with some questions about tickets. Today’s posting is to hopefully help clear up some small details. You can buy your weekend pass online. Allowing you to skip some of the line and also ensure you receive a personalized badge for the weekend. They are currently $40.00 plus tax if you purchase in advance. They will increase to $45.00 day of. So buy now.   The next most common question has been what about day passes? If you’re only coming to the experience that is Anime Iwai: Rush for 1 day you will have to purchase it day of at our registration desk....

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Anime Iwai: Rush, Hello from the con chair

Anime Iwai: Rush is almost here. Running November 15th-17th in our Marriott North location base in Fort Lauderdale. Over the next couple of weeks as we lead up to the convention weekend, a series of blogs will be posted so you can see everything we have to offer this year. We have quite a few changes this year and I wanted you know about us as we "Rush" to the finish.  The more things change though, the more they stay the same. At the end of the convention, our first convention chair, the lovely senpai, Carol decided to step back and taught all of us how to say good bye (don't worry, shes still a very big part of the...

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Mini Iwai is comming

Mini Iwai is coming Sunday, July 28th to the beautiful Fort Lauderdale Marriott North Hotel.  It is a "Mini"utre offering of the full Anime Iwai experience in a one day package. It begins at noon and runs till 8pm. If you just so happen to already happen to be a proud owner of an Anime Iwai: Rush pass then you're in luck .  You get into Mini Iwai for free.  If you want to experience Mini Iwai before you decide on rush though, no biggie, say less. For the small price of $5.00 you can enjoy mini with your con family and see what were all about. You can buy your pass the day of the event at the hotel. ...

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Anime Iwai: Rush

  Are you ready?  Anime Iwai wants to invite you to our newest adventure, as we want you feel the rush. The rush of seeing you friends partake in events all weekend long. The feeling of partaking in the premiere  home grown anime convention in south east Florida. The thrill of embracing the party that the night brings. The adrenaline of seeing the talented cosplayers compete side by side. We look forward this November, and we can not wait for you join us.

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Meet the Guests

Who will you being going into Orbit with? Meet the Guests! Paul St. Peter, twice nominated for BTVA Awards, is a voice actor from Los Angeles, whose many anime and video game credits include KINGDOM HEARTS (Xemnas), NARUTO (Nine Tail Fox), ONE PUNCH MAN (Beast King), DIGIMON (Wormmon, Leomon), ROBOTECH (Zor Prime), BLEACH (Yammy Riyalgo), and many more! Krystal LaPorte is a voice actress living in Dallas, TX. By day, Krystal is an attorney specializing in criminal defense. By night, she is the Batman. Just kidding, by night she watches Netflix and sobs into her cats. Although, once her eyes finally give out from years of scrutinizing legal memoranda, she's considering a second career protecting Hell's Kitchen.  Open House Studio...

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