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Tia Ballard is a Texas gal born in the briar patch of Paris, Texas. She began her career in the industry while still in college, and has worked professionally as an actor, writer, and director. She graduated with a double Bachelors in Speech & Communication and Theatre Arts from Texas […]

2020 Guest: Tia Ballard


Chicago native Erica Mendez is a longtime anime and video game fan who put in the work and became a voice actress. She has been fortunate to play some fan-favorite characters, including: Retsuko in Aggretsuko, Ryuko in KILL la KILL, Gon in Hunter x Hunter, Aladdin in Magi: The Labyrinth […]

2020 Guest: Erica Mendez



Laura Stahl
Laura Stahl is a Los Angeles-based voice actor. Some of her more notable roles are Ray in The Promised Neverland, Hayato Kawajiri in Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure: Diamond is Unbreakable, and Aiger Akabane in Beyblade Burst: Turbo. Laura has also recently started adapting anime scripts into English, the first of which being Lupin the Third: […]

2020 Guest: Laura Stahl


Apply now for COAF 2020! Applications close Nov. 1. Applicants will be notified of status by Jan. 15. Or, view more info.

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You can hear Billy as Josuke in JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: Diamond is Unbreakable, Naofumi in The Rising of the Shield Hero, and more!

2020 Guest: Billy Kametz


Sarah Williams is a voice actress for animation, video games, anime, and others. After moving from Indiana to Los Angeles, she’s now been a professional VO for 8+ years. Some of the anime characters she’s voiced include Sayaka Miki from Madoka Magica, Lisbeth from Sword Art Online, Natsuki Nakagawa in […]

2020 Guest: Sarah Anne Williams



Xander Mobus is a voice over actor from LA. You might know his work from anime and video games including Persona 5 as The Protagonist, Super Smash Bros as Ren Amamiya, Street Fighter V, Soul Calibur VI, One Punch Man, Mob Psycho 100, Hunter x Hunter, Detective Pikachu, Erased, Boruto, […]

2020 Guest: Xander Mobus


Security is a big topic in our state today. Please know Colorado Anime Fest takes your safety very seriously. If you see police roaming the floor, feel free to say hello to them! We are not planning on any changes to our current rules and policies for the year, including […]

Security Update



Plan your weekend! There’s a lot to see and do, and this year with our bigger hotel will be our biggest year ever. You can also view our maps and hours separately. This program guide and schedule represent the hard work of staff from every division within COAF. Thank you, […]

2019 Schedule & Program Guide


While we’re excited about our new venue, we know that finding affordable places to eat in the Denver Tech Center can be hard. This year, we’re pleased to bring three local, acclaimed food trucks to COAF. They’ll all be located outside the atrium side, on the other side of the […]

Food trucks at COAF!