07/16/06 Region Free holding auction of shikishi at Comic-Con

Region Free will be at the San Diego Comic-Con from July 19-23 at booth 230-232, and are proud to announce that we will be holding a silent auction on shikishi (autograph boards) drawn and signed by the artists and voice actors listed below. The auction is tentatively scheduled to conclude on Saturday, July 22 at 3pm. If you're going to be at the convention, please come by to take a look and place a bid!

Orine Fukushima: Voice Actress and Manager of the Water Orion voice talent firm, Ms. Fukushima will be at our booth on Saturday from 4-6pm signing autographs. Her roles include: Young Guts in Berserk, Yanbo in Yanbo Ninbo, Tombo, Miss Stew in Parappa the Rapper TV as well as appearing in Early Reins and Haunted Junction.

Masahiro Kimura: Animator and Mechanical Designer whose credits include: Battle Angel, Black Lagoon, Gungrave, Roujin Z, and Sousei no Aquarion.

Akemi Kobayashi: Character Designer and Animation Director whose credits include: Pretear, Yume Tsukai and the Air feature film.

Yutaka Minowa: Character Designer and Animation Director whose credits include: The Animatrix, Vampire Hunter D: Bloodlust, Ninja Scroll, Record of Lodoss War and the X feature film.

Harumo Sanazaki: Manga Artist whose works include: Angel Wars, Mai-hime Shichi Henge and Tenshi no Ryouriban.