Author: Shizuka

Photographer, cosplayer, and secret Japanese culture fanatic. Shizuka does too many things. Follow her on Twitter at @Sh1zuka
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Anime USA 2011: Outgrowing the Hyatt (Part 3 of 3)

Guest correspondent Shizuka’s last report about Anime USA, which is a con in transition that’s perhaps gotten a little too big for its venue. Fortunately, it’s moving to a bigger one this year. Find out more!

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Anime USA 2011: Maid Cafe and Host Club (Part 2 of 3)

Guest correspondent Shizuka’s second report about Anime USA in Arlington, VA from late last year. This one is about the strikingly authentic maid cafe and host club events, with some really great pictures!

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AnimeUSA 2011: A Small Anime Wonderland (Part 1 of 3)

Guest correspondent Shizuka contributes the first of a 3 part report about Anime USA in Arlington, VA from late last year. Here’s an overview with some great pics!

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