Tagged:  orlando

By Kent Ward, January 31, 2018 0 Events

This Saturday, February 3rd, Orlando Anime Day returns to the Wyndham Orlando Resort on International Drive. It’s a one day marketplace that also features a video game room, costume contest, and prize raffle. It’s not a convention like Anime Festival… Read More »

By Kent Ward, January 17, 2018 0 Article, Events

On Saturday. January 20th, Ongaku Overdrive kicks off its first show of the year with sensational acts Schaffer the Darklord and Tribe One, joined by local favorites Marc with a C and EyeQ. It will all take place at The… Read More »

By Kent Ward, January 9, 2018 0 News

On Thursday, January, 18th 2018, Propeller Anime kicks off the year with an Anime Nite Orlando that looks back at the year that was 2017. You can vote between now and midnight tonight on your favorite series. The top four… Read More »

By Kent Ward, December 27, 2017 0 Events

Tiny Waves, a group in Orlando known for video game and anime themed dance parties, will be closing out 2017 with a Mario Party of sorts on Saturday, December 30th at Bikkuri Lounge.  There will be live DJs all night, featuring… Read More »

By Tony Smejek, December 2, 2017 0 Convention Report

The 2017 Free Play Florida event was indeed fun for many who wallowed in the realm of 80s and 90s nostalgia. It seems that retro-gaming is catching on with the many of the Generation X’ers, and with it a ton… Read More »

By Kent Ward, November 29, 2017 0 Events

Fans of great video game music and Mega Man are hyped this week as Mega Mania: 30 Years of the Blue Bomber will be taking on Saturday, December 2nd at The Geek Easy in the Orlando area (Winter Park, specifically)…. Read More »

By Kent Ward, November 25, 2017 0 Events

Every year after Thanksgiving, Enzian Theater does a wonderful thing by presenting a Studio Ghibli film to the community. Past showings have included My Neighbor Totoro, Castle in the Sky, Kiki’s Delivery Service, and Spirited Away. This year, Enzian Theater… Read More »

By Kent Ward, November 15, 2017 0 Events

This Saturday, November 18th, Tiny Waves will be hosting their third annual Sailor Moon-themed dance event at The Geek Easy in Winter Park! The last two years featured a ton of Sailor Senshi cosplayers dancing, and it’s looking to happen once… Read More »

By Kent Ward, November 14, 2017 0 Events

Propeller Anime presents a mecha-themed Anime Nite Orlando this Thursday, November 16th at Bikkuri Lounge. The lineup will feature timeless classics such as Outlaw Star, The Big O, and Mazinkaiser SKL. The anime club will also be taking non-perishable food items… Read More »

By Kent Ward, November 3, 2017 0 Events

On Sunday, November 5th from 11:00am to 5:00pm is the Orlando Japan Festival, presented by the Japan Association of Orlando. The Orlando Japan Festival is a free outdoor event that celebrates Japanese culture with food, music, taiko drums, martial arts demonstrations,… Read More »

By Kent Ward, October 31, 2017 0 Events

This weekend, Orlando Nerd Fest returns with their first festival-style event since 2015, with FANTOKU: Fantasy Tokusatsu Nerd Fest. It’s a strange name for a show, but for those looking for a weekend of video game bands, nerdcore, geek rock,… Read More »

By Kent Ward, October 26, 2017 0 Events

Looking to do something this weekend for Halloween? The chiptune/edm net-label Play it Loud is hosting their first-ever Halloween Party on Saturday, October 28th at Bikkuri Lounge in Orlando, and it has a loaded lineup featuring powerhouses like ABSRDST and… Read More »

By Kent Ward, October 19, 2017 0 Events

The Orlando-based anime club Propeller Anime turns 11 years old this weekend and they will be celebrating with a big party at The Geek Easy. The party will be free to attend for fans and will featured a loaded lineup… Read More »

By Kent Ward, October 17, 2017 0 Events

The MC Lars Awesome Friendship Adventure Tour aka the Super Nerdcore Tour stops through Orlando this Thursday, October 19th at Backbooth. MC Lars will be headlining, and joining him will be fellow nerdcore luminaries Mega Ran, Schaffer the Darklord, and the… Read More »

By Kent Ward, October 16, 2017 0 Events

The legendary tokusatsu-inspired punk band from planet Peelander returns to Florida for an epic tour through Tampa, Gainesville, West Palm Beach, and Orlando! That’s right, Peelander Z is back! Described as a Japanese Action Comic Punk Band, Peelander Z combines insane… Read More »

By Kent Ward, October 12, 2017 0 Events

This Saturday, October 14th, Orlando-based vgm/edm net label Tiny Waves presents its third annual Majora’s Masquerade dance party, taking place at The Geek Easy in Winter Park, FL. The DJs for the night will be dj-Jo, Ben Briggs, Polykarp, Lotus Cloud,… Read More »

By Kent Ward, October 11, 2017 0 Events

This Thursday night, Propeller Anime hosts Anime Nite Orlando at Bikkuri Lounge. It will be a night of Halloween-themed anime and delicious Japanese cuisine with friends. The lineup for October 12th will feature episodes of Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure: Phantom Blood and the Corpse Party:Tortured… Read More »