BAR Con will be holding nothing back for their special event during the FanimeCon weekend as they have announced the details regarding Season 2, Episode 6.
BAR Con Matsuri! will kick-off the start of FanimeCon with a special event on Friday, May 25th at the Back Bar SoFa. The event will have anime screenings and video games while featuring performances by three bands along with two DJ’s.
The anime for the night will be Kakegurui and Love Live! School Idol Project while the retro game will be Dr. Mario for the NES. The $5 drink specials will include Health Potion, Mana Potion, and Elixir.
The musical performance will begin with an open mic karaoke followed by a performance by Idol Academy, then Candy Bomber and the main show with Phoenix Ash. Idol Academy is a J-Pop school that trains fans in how to perform like an Idol. Candy Bomber is a J-Rock band from the LA area known for their covers of iconic songs from video games and anime’s. Phoenix Ash is the only American J-Rock band as they are signed with Plug Records label in Japan.
BAR Con is a monthly event that combines ones love of anime, video games and J-Rock into a one night festivity. The tickets are on sale now and could be purchased online or at the door.
FanimeCon 2018 will be from May 25 until May 28 at the San Jose Convention Center along with the surrounding locations. Tickets are now available for purchase and 8Bit/Digi will be there for the weekend.