Anime Boston

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Convention
Name: Anime Boston
Dates: 2003 - present
Frequency: Annual
Location: Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Type:
Focus: Anime and Manga
Organization: New England Anime Society
Founder:
Founding Date: 2003
URL: https://www.animeboston.com/
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Anime Boston is an annual anime convention held in Boston, Massachusetts by the New England Anime Society. In 2019, there were 25,615 attendees. [1]

History

Anime Boston began in 2003 and moved from the Boston Park Plaza hotel to the Hynes Convention center in 2005. [2]

The convention was cancelled in 2020 and 2021 due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

2010 Hetalia Photoshoot Incident

Panels and Events

The convention hosts many panels, most of which are run by fans. There is a yearly anime music video contest, which had 200 entries in 2019. [3]

References