July is full of anime in the Rockies!

It’s a great month to be an anime fan in the Rockies!

July 3, 5, 7: Watch GKIDS’ Fireworks in theaters! 
Producer Genki Kawamura follows up his mega-hit Your Name with another tale of star-crossed teenage lovers with a sci-fi fantasy twist, Fireworks. Coming to theaters through GKIDS and Fathom Events July 3 (sub), 5 (sub) and 7 (dub). Buy tickets now! 

July 4-8: COAF Roadshow at Myths and Legends Con/Westercon 71
Visit our table at MALcon! The Myths and Legends Convention (MALCon) has been running annually since 2013 and focuses on our “modern” myths and legends, such as Harry Potter, Lord of the Rings, and Firefly (shiny). It’s an excellent event for first-time convention attendees, people who like smaller crowds, and adults who have felt left out of conversations. Come join us July 5 – 8, 2018! Find more about MALCon at malcondenver.org, and buy passes on their registration page.

July 10-11: Attack on Titan season 3 world premiere at the Alamo Drafthouse Littleton
Presented by Funimation Films, join the COAF Roadshow crew for this special event featuring the Attack on Titan Season 3 episode 1 world premiere! The new episode will be preceded by the Attack on Titan Season 2 Movie: Roar of Awakening recap movie. This is your chance to experience Attack on Titan season 3 nearly two weeks before the series’ scheduled television debut in Japan on July 22, and will be the first time this highly-anticipated season shows in North America. Purchase your tickets now, or enter to win a free pair of tickets for each night in our exclusive contest, sponsored by the friendly folks at the Alamo! Choose between the subtitled showing (Tuesday, July 10) or the English dub (Wednesday, July 11).

Both showings start at 7 p.m. at the Alamo Drafthouse Littleton. Attack on Titan Season 2 Movie: Roar of Awakening and Attack on Titan season 3 episode 1 have a combined runtime of 141 minutes.

July 26: Meet Sailor Moon singer Jennifer Chi at Boss Stage Arcade & Anime
COAF friends and staffers at Boss Stage Arcade and Anime are bringing singer Jennifer Chi to Denver! View their Facebook event for specific information and prices. Jennifer is best known as the singing voice for the iconic anime character Sailor Moon. She also sang for City Hunter and Princess Mononoke.

July 28-29: Meet voice actress Sarah Williams at the Colorado Dragon Boat Festival
COAF is back at the country’s largest dragon boat competition and festival with our popular anime tent and voice actress Sarah Williams! Join us for family-friendly anime, featuring new and classic titles. Sarah is a Los Angeles based voice actor for video games, animation, anime, and other areas. Some of her known roles include Jinx from League of Legends, Sayaka Miki from Madoka Magica, Nonon Jakuzure from Kill La Kill, Lisbeth from Sword Art Online, and Neferpitou from Hunter X Hunter.

Colorado Dragon Boat Festival is produced by our friends at Dragon 5280 and is free to attend. The anime tent is also free to stop and watch.

Sarah’s prices are as follows:

  • Exclusive signed print: $20
  • Personal item (brought by fan): $10
    • Additional personal items: $5 each
  • Photos/Selfies: $10 or free with $20 purchase
  • Recordings: $10 or free with purchase