A staple of the fandom community on the East Coast and the Southern US, GalaxyCon has announced it’s coming to San Jose. GalaxyCon San Jose 2024 will take place at the San Jose Convention Center from August 16th to August 18th. Several guests have already been confirmed with more to be announced in the future.
The Guest List
Sarah Natochenny is a voice actress who is best known for her role as Ash Ketchum in the Pokemon anime series since 2009. She has voiced the iconic character in every season and movie adaptation (including the reboots). Her other iconic roles include Aura Sentia in Yu-Gi-Oh! Arc-V. Gamers will also recognize her as Alicia in Bullet Witch.
Cristina Vee is a voice actress with a rich history in the industry. Among her iconic roles include Rei Hino / Sailor Mars in the Viz Media dub version of Sailor Moon, Darkness in KonoSuba, and Hawk from The Seven Deadly Sins. Gamers will recognize her as Four from Drakengaurd 3 and Cecile Neues from The Legend of Heroes series.
Sam Witwer is an actor best known for his role as Darth Maul in the Star Wars series. He first played the iconic villain in The Clone Wars followed by its film adaptation, along with Rebels and Solo. He has also provided the voice of Starkiller in Star Wars: The Force Unleashed and Emperor Palpatine in numerous video games and animated adaptations.
Kellen Goff is a voice actor best known for his role as Overhaul on My Hero Academia and Porco Gilliard on Attack on Titan. His other iconic roles include King Crimson in JoJo’s Bizzare Adventure, Rekka in Fire Force, and Funtime Freddy in the Five Nights at Freddy’s series. Gamers and JRPG fans will recognize him as Lahmu in Shin Megami Tensei V.
Additional guests along with details about special events will become available in the future. Tickets for GalaxyCon San Jose 2024 are now open while the hotel block is set to open in the future. Applications for vendors, panels, and volunteers have also opened.
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