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JAFAX 2019

JAFAX 2019 is our 23rd JAFAX event, and our 4th at DeVos Place. Join us for a weekend of fantastic cosplays, informative and fun panels, special guests, great gaming, and much more!

Check out MIGeekScene’s previous coverage
2018 Gallery
Part 1
Part 2

Interviews
Samantha Inoue-Harte
Brittney Karbowski
Tyson Rinehart
David Vincent
J Michael Tatum
Clifford Chapin
Justin Briner
Todd Haberkorn

2018 Summer Year in Review Pt 1

These Year in Reviews are not, what I call, official “reviews”. They are a series of musings, learned lessons and stories of what I experienced through out the year. Of course, reviews are featured but they are blended in with everything. It’s a director’s commentary of my adventures during the year of 2018 in the Michigan Geek Scene. Continue reading 2018 Summer Year in Review Pt 1

Super Smash Bash

Looking to make some new friends?
Laugh at Nintendo characters falling off of stages?
Chill out in a cozy den with good food?
Or show your Valentine who is the best in Smash?

Well look no further.

JAFAX Gaming is pleased to announce the first annual Super Smash Bash.

Rules will be a 3v3 Squad Strike with a 1 minute stage morph timer.
Full rules can be found in the following link:
https://docs.google.com/document/d/1ShrdjGSHukAhe3SWxRh0-hyDHjKWARLDSAxBgnHnWv4/edit#

Events for the Week Feb 11th-17th

Don’t know what to do for the week? Well, check out what’s going on for this weekend.

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Traditional Geek at JAFAX 2018

Traditional Geek can be found at numerous conventions throughout Michigan. I spoke with Katie and David about their awesome anime based pyrography, book binding, and etched glass artwork. Plus, a weird interruption occurred during the interview. Feel free to check out this interview to see a few examples of their slick art and wares.

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Clifford Chapin at JAFAX 2018

Clifford Chapin is the actor behind the angry hothead Katsuki Bakugo from My Hero Academia. On the anime topic, we dive into My Hero Academia, Robotics;Notes, Gosick, Evangelion, and Darling in the Franxx. Want to know about his favorite movie and one of his favorite actors? Or are you interested in one his favorite blaxploitation film parodies? Are you curious about his love of comic books and his internship at Marvel Comics? Then, check out this awesome interview that I did with Clifford. He was a really cool dude to talk to.

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Justin Briner at JAFAX 2018

Justin Briner is the actor behind Izuku Midoriya of My Hero Academia. Of course, we talked about My Hero Academia. However, we talked about a whole lot more. Want to know more about his work as Cloud from Final Fantasy VII Machinabridged? Interested in his deep love of music and the bands that he recommends? Or are you interested in his favorite theatrical musicals and an acclaimed indie film? Watch this fun interview to find out the answers to all these questions and much more. Justin was a pleasure to have a conversation with.

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