Date: 2009 December 01 00:01
Posted by Joe
UK anime convention Kitacon, have come up with a clever idea for a Christmas present - limited edition tickets to the event. Kitacon is set to run from the 26th to the 28th of March 2010 in Northampton UK. The gift of an anime convention sounds like a good idea to us! Although we do question their taste in bad presents. What's wrong with Tom and Jerry boxer shorts?!
Press release as follows:
What Do you Get for the Otaku who has everything? How about somewhere to go and show it off!
With Christmas round the corner and that dreaded fear of elderly relatives buying you Tom and Jerry boxer shorts (Well, they know you still like cartoons), Why not point them to this novel gift Idea from the Kitacon Team.
Kitacon, returning for it's second smash year to Northampton UK, are giving the friends and relatives of Otaku the opportunity to buy VIP-style registration packs for their loved ones this Christmas.
"Rather than just some printed out paypal receipt or confirmation receipt, we thought it'd be great to make something that people would be happy to open on Christmas morning.", said Operations Director Alex Munroe.
"We are only offering these special packs until the 18th of December, to guarantee postage by Christmas"
Whether You can't remember which volumes of Naruto your Otaku needs, that search through ebay for a G1 Soundwave is just all too much, Or you just want to get them out of their room for a weekend, the Kitacon Registration pack is the perfect solution to you Present problem.
The Gift pack comes with a limited edition art cover (Hand Numbered), and a handful of goodies to whet the recipient's appetite, as well as some great extras actually at the Event itself
Kitacon runs from the 26th to the 28th of March 2010 in Northampton UK, featuring performances from J-Rockers Hitt and Gothika, The latest Animation from Manga, MVM, and many more, as well as panels, All night themed marathons, Japanese and Chinese culture, The latest games, Special Guests and Parties running every night
The Kitacon Christmas Gift registration pack is available for £60.
Contact Christmas@kitacon.org for details
For more information about the event, visit www.kitacon.org