News & Updates

A Murder at Sea Hours

A Government Official has been murdered! It’s up to you to figure out which of your fellow pirates did it and how. Each session will be an hour and half long and will take place in C Pod 213 during the hours listed on the schedule. Use your investigative skill to solve the mystery in this in this murder mystery dinner style event.

The game will run in 1.5 hour sessions and will happen at the following times:

Friday: 3:30-5pm / 6-7:30pm / 7:30-9pm / 9-10:30pm /10:30-12am

Saturday: 10-11:30am / 11:30-1pm / 2-3:30pm / 3:30-5pm / 5-6:30pm / 7:30-9pm / 9-10:30pm / 10:30-12am

Sunday: 10-11:30am / 11:30-1pm / 1-2:30pm / 2:30-4pm

Matsuricon 2016 App on iOS & Android

Our app for this year is finally live on iOS and Android devices! Search the app stores for Matsuricon 2016 to download our first version! There may be updates between now and Friday, so keep an eye out for those. See you this weekend!
 
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Funimation Fan Interview signups are now OPEN!

We will be hosting a “Fan Interview Room” where a Funimation camera crew from their Special Features department will set up a mini-studio to capture conversations with any attendee who is interested. The resulting footage will be used online for promotional content, as well as in extra features on DVDs for sale. 18+ only! Sign-ups are now open, check out our Funimation page for info and to grab your time slot!

Feeling hungry? FOOD DEALS INCOMING~

We all know food is very important, and especially so at conventions! So we’re going to make sure you don’t go hungry!

Badgeholders will be able to get special discounts at local food places around the convention! You’ll get flyers/coupons for each place, and we will even have some discounts available at the food court!

Buca Di Beppo – $10 off $30 purchase

Melt Bar and Grilled – %20 off purchase

Donatos Pizza – $3 off large pizza

Dick’s Last Resort – Free appetizer w/ purchase

Rodizio – $5 off purchase

Matsuricon 2016 Approved Photographers

Applications for our Photography (and Press) badges are now closed for 2016! Thank you to everyone who applied, and we hope to see your applications again for 2017!

Approved Photographers

  • Stephanie Saroiberry Photography
  • Beauxtography
  • AgentTexas Photography
  • Anthony Scott Photography
  • Logan Rae Photography
  • Bear² Photography
  • K.C. Studios
  • Vagabond Photography
  • Sarkastik Valdez
  • Cosfame
  • Madster Photography
  • Little Professor Productions
  • BB Photography
  • Victoria Jones
  • Matt Sobo Photo
  • The Portrait Dude
  • SkyDrøp

Pre-Reg Time Extension

Our Pre-Reg Time Extension is going on – but it’s only for a limited time!  You have a week before we close it for good!  #ForReals

Events, Events Everywhere!

With just under 20 days to go, we wanted to share some info with some of the awesome events that are happening at Matsuricon 2016!

A Murder at Sea
A Government Official has been murdered! It’s up to you to figure out which of your fellow pirates did it and how. Each session will be an hour and half long and will take place in C Pod 213 during the hours listed on the schedule. Use your investigative skill to solve the mystery in this in this murder mystery dinner style event.

Matsuricon Adoption Fair
Matsuricon is partnering with the Cat Welfare Association to host an adoption fair. Come meet some cuddly friends and find one you might want to take home.

The Cat Welfare Association was founded in 1945. They are a non-profit organization that’s objective has always been to promote better care and understanding of cats while providing for the physical welfare of homeless cats and kittens.

To more about these events and more, check out our Live Events page!