Anime Matsuri: Anime & Japanese Pop Culture Convention

For five years

Anime Matsuri

, Houston's anime and Japanese pop-culture convention, has grown bigger and better, bringing fans of anime, gaming and Japanese culture from all around the country to Houston. Convention-goers this year will have a chance to meet Kelly Hu, best known for her roles in

The Scorpion King

and as Lady Deathstrike in


. She's also made a name for herself in video-game voice acting, turning in a wonderful performance in

Knights of the Old Republic II

as Visas Marr, and an unforgettably powerful portrayal of Inspector Jane Teng in last year's crime-drama hit

Sleeping Dogs

. More video-game voice royalty will be on hand in the form of Erin Fitzgerald, who's been in everything from the recent



Persona 4


Tekken 6

. And yes, there will be plenty of cosplayers on hand for pictures, both professional and amateur.

March 29-31, 2013

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