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Kraken Con 2015 Recap

Michael Palmer - Friday, October 02, 2015

This past Saturday, September 26th Stone Bridge Press attended the 2nd annual Kraken Con Anime festival hosted in the San Francisco Bay Area. Last year the event was held at the Oakland Convention Center in Downtown Oakland which we only attended! :)

This years Kraken Con was held on the USS Hornet which is docked in Alameda. This is by far the most incredible setting for an Anime convention that I have ever seen. Not only did we get to check out a ton of great cosplay and vendors from around the US, but we also got to learn more about this magnificent ship and the numerous planes it carries. 

Also, SBP author Gilles Poitras was in attendance. Gilles gave a talk on traveling to Tokyo on the cheap, but unfortunately we weren't able to attend. We heard it was on traveling to Tokyo for a week for under $3,000, flights included! Nice.         

Check out the photos below of some of the sights and cosplay of Kraken Con 2015, and check back with us soon to see where we head next!- Michael  

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