Anime Schedule

In memory of Terry Williams.

Thank you for your years of dedication to the Motor City Comic Con. You shall not be forgotten.

Anime programming can be viewed in The Pearl Room – Located in the Diamond Center

Friday, May 19, 2017

12pm • Astro Boy
In Japan known as “Mighty Atom”.  This anime follows the adventures of “Astro Boy”, an android created by Dr. Tenma to replace his son Tobio, who died in a car accident.

 

1pm • Kimba,The White Lion
In Japan known as “Jungle Emperor Leo”.  This anime follows the adventures of Kimba, an orphaned Lion Cub.

2pm • Outlaw Star
The plot follows the adventures of Gene and his crew in their advanced spacecraft named the “Outlaw Star”

3pm • Chobits
This anime tells the story of Hideki Motosuwa, who finds an abandoned “persacom” named Chi. Together they explore Chi’s past, and the relationships between humans and computers.

4pm • Love Hina
Kitaro Urashima attempts to find the girl he promised to go to Tokyo University with as a child.

6pm • Psycho Pass
In a dark dystopia future where thinking of the crime makes you guilty, justice is dispensed through the barrel of a gun. Teams of inspectors capture criminals working with enforcers, who are latent criminals themselves!


After Dark
Mature subject matter

7pm • Ghost in the Shell
Japanese Public Security Section 9 hunts for a mysterious hacker named The Puppet Master. Motoko Kusanagi, a cyborg investigator, and her team are drawn into a series of political intrigue and cover ups.

8pm • KEIJO!!!
Nozomi Kaminashi is a great gymnast, so to get her family out of poverty, she joins a new women only sport called KEIJO!!!!!!!!  Keijo is a lucrative gambling sport where female players stand on floating platforms, and must push their opponents off by only using their female assets!

 

Saturday, May 20, 2017

 

10am • Seraph of the End
In the future most of humanity is wiped out by a plague, and vampires gather up surviving orphaned children to put them in “orphanages”.  After years of abuse, Yuichiri Hyakuya, escapes and finds humans still battling the vampires, and joins them to avenge his orphan family.

11am • Boy & the Beast
A young boy named Ren loses his mother, flees his relatives and ends up in the Beast World. The Beast Kingdom Lord has decided to retire, and names two successors. Lozen & Kumatetsu must battle to be the next lord!

1:35pm • Yuri on Ice
Yuri Katsuki lost the Figure Skating Grand Prix and goes home.  Enter Viktor Nikiforov and his teammate Yuri Plisetsky, a young skater who is surpassing his elder.  The 2 Yuris and Viktor set out to compete in the Grand Prix.

2:35
We are holding this spot open for a special presentation.

4pm • Pyscho Pass
A dark dystopia future where thinking of a crime makes you guilty, and justice is dispensed through the barrel of a gun. Teams of inspectors capture criminals working with enforcers, who are latent criminals themselves!

5:30pm • Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid
Miss Kobayashi is your average office worker who lives a boring life in her small apartment, until she saves a female dragon in distress!  Tohru, who has the ability to transform into a mostly human female, plans on repaying her debt, weather Miss Kobayashi wants it or not!


After Dark
Mature subject matter

7pm • Lupin the 3rd, From Siberia with Love
Lupin has a new target, the lost gold of The Romanov Dynasty. With the help of a mysterious blonde, Judy Scott, Lupin discovers the treasure at a bank in Houston, Texas.

8:30pm • Gunbuster
In the near future, a race of insectoids traveling the galaxy called Uchuukeijuu seem dedicated to the extermination of the human race. Humanity’s last hope is the Gunbuster Project.

Sunday, May 21, 2017

 

10am • Monster Hunter Stories, Ride On
In a world where man and monsters are at odds, Riders learn to coexist. One young boy named Lute wants to capture a beast, and become the world’s greatest Rider!

11am • Pyscho Pass
In a dark dystopian future where thinking of a crime makes you guilty, justice is dispensed through the barrel of a gun. Teams of inspectors capture criminals working with enforcers, who are latent criminals themselves!

12pm • Seraph of the End
In the future most of humanity is wiped out by a plague, and vampires gather up surviving orphaned children to put them in “orphanages”.  After years of abuse, Yuichiri Hyakuya, escapes and finds humans still battling the vampires, and joins them to avenge his orphan family.

1pm • Nanbaka
4 men are assigned to Nanbak, the world’s toughest prison. These 4 men experience a different world then what they ever would have expected.

3pm • Dirty Pair the TV Series:
We close the convention with a classic. You know and love them, Lovely Angels aka Dirty Pair.