Autograph Policy

  • Guests will sign at least one autograph per person, per day, limit 2 per line rotation. Attendees may have additional items signed, but in fairness to others, will need to exit and re-enter the line.
  • Guests may charge for additional autographs/selfies/videos. Guests set their own autograph prices and all sales are final.
  • Waiting in line does not guarantee an autograph. Guests may refuse to do an autograph/selfie/video at their personal discretion.
  • In fairness to others waiting in line, limit your interactions with the Guests to a minute or less unless otherwise indicated by the Guest.
  • Do not solicit autographs from Guests outside of designated signing times and location.
  • Bulk autographs are prohibited unless arranged by Guest and Staff in advance and may not take place on the convention floor or during scheduled panel times/autograph sessions.
  • Do not touch any Guest without their permission.
Prohibited Items:
  • Bootleg/Pirated/Unofficial Merchandise
  • Items that contain profanity, gore, mature or inappropriate content
Allowed Items:
  • Licensed/Official Merchandise
  • Anime St. Louis badges/program books
  • Fan-creations, including fanart
  • Merchandise/prints purchased from Guest
Gift Policy
  • Guests may accept or refuse gifts at their own discretion.
    • Allowed gifts include: Fanart, small handmade crafts.
    • Prohibited gifts include: Large items, food of any kind. 

Failure to adhere to the autograph policy can result in your badge being revoked.


Erica Lindbeck

Erica Lindbeck is a Los Angeles based actress who holds her Bachelor of Arts from UCLA’s School of Theater, Film & Television. She is thrilled to be involved in a large and diversified portfolio of projects, playing the roles of Jessie in the upcoming Final Fantasy VII remake, Cheetara and Wily Kit in the upcoming ThunderCats Roar, Cheelai in Dragon Ball Super: Broly, Blaze and Omochao in Sonic Team Racing, Sally Whitemane in Heroes of the Storm, Delaryn Summermoon in WoW: Battle for Azeroth, Sophitia in Soul Calibur VI, Roll in Mega Man 11, Black Cat in Spider-Man (PS4),  Miriam in Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night, Mordred in Fate/Apocrypha, Hijiri in FLCL: Alternative, Ves-Ves in Sailor Moon, Dr. Jane Foster in Avengers: Secret Wars, Windblade in Transformers: RID Combiner Force, Celica in Fire Emblem Echoes, Menat in Street Fighter V,  Futaba Sakura in Persona 5, Magilou in Tales of Berseria, Taliyah & Zoe in League of Legends, Kaori Miyazono in Your Lie in April, Eli Ayase in Love Live! School Idol Project, Jericho in The Seven Deadly Sins, and Ema Skye in Ace Attorney 6, to name a few.  She has also provided the voice of Barbie for numerous projects and features. For news and announcements, find Erica on Twitter & Instagram.

Billy Kametz

Billy is an actor from Hershey, Pennsylvania who now lives in the Los Angeles area. He traveled to CA 4 years ago to play Aladdin in the Aladdin Musical Spectacular in Disney’s California Adventure for the final year of the show’s 13 year run. Since that time Billy has been fortunate enough to lend his voice to anime, video games, cartoons, live action dubs, and commercials. You can hear him as Josuke in JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Diamond is Unbreakable, Naofumi in The Rising of the Shield Hero, Metal Lee in Boruto: Naruto Next Generations, Osomatsu in Mr. Osomatsu, Anai in Aggretsuko, White Blood Cell in Cells At Work, Ferdinand von Aegir in Fire Emblem: Three Houses, and coming up Takuto Maruki in Persona 5: The Royal! Keep up with Billy on Twitter and Instagram @billykametz.

 

 

Xander Mobus

Xander Mobus is a voice over actor from LA. You might know his work from anime and video games including Persona 5 as The Protagonist, Super Smash Bros as Ren Amamiya, Street Fighter V, Soul Calibur VI, One Punch Man, Mob Psycho 100, Hunter x Hunter, Detective Pikachu, Erased, Boruto, Boruto’s Dad (aka Naruto), Rising of the Shield Hero, Shin Megami Tensei IV: Apocalypse, Fire Emblem Heroes, Fire Emblem Warriors, Spyro Reignited Trilogy, Beyblade Burst Turbo, B: The Beginning, Blue Exorcist and many more!

 

 

 

 

Jeremy Inman

Starting with Android 16 in Dragonball Z, he has gone on to voice many other fan favorites in multiple shows. Currently Captain Obi in Fire Force, now on Toonami, as well as Magne in My Hero Academia, also on Toonami. More noted roles include JJ in Yuri! On Ice! , Taurus in Fairy Tail and Magellan in One Piece.

Along with Voice Acting Jeremy is a Director at Funimation and has helmed such awesome projects like Golden Kamuy, My Roommate is a Cat, Saga of Tanya the Evil, and much more.

 

 

 

Dani Chambers

Dani Chambers is an actress based in Dallas, TX. She has been acting on stage and film for the past twenty years, and has been performing voice-over work for the past five years. Performing in theater and short films has helped her acting skills to grow and develop tremendously, and she’s enjoyed every minute of it!

Dani made her anime debut in 2017 as Chise Hatori, the title character of the show “The Ancient Magus Bride.” From then on, she has voiced plenty of roles such as Fai Fai from “ENDRO!”, Dahlia/Iris Hawthorne in “Ace Attorney”, Mary in “Fairy Tail: Final Season”, Otomi in “MIX”, Serval in “Kemono Friends”, and Funicia in “ASTRA: Lost in Space.” You can also hear her in “SMITE” as Plushie Artio and in Marvel Avenger Academy as “Ironheart.”

Dani is super excited to start getting into the convention scene, and can’t wait to start new adventures!

Be sure to follow Dani Chambers on Twitter @SkiniMini07, Instagram @danidchambers, and Facebook @DaniChambersVA for all kinds of fun updates!

 

Caleb Hyles

Disney, Anime, Broadway, top 40: Caleb Hyles has done it all when it comes to cover songs! With his big heart, and even bigger voice, Caleb has wowed millions across the globe with a multitude of musical styling and an infectious, positive attitude. Caleb Hyles has a history in musical theatre, having grown up in a family of musicians and thespians. There was no doubt that Caleb was born to be an entertainer of some kind and YouTube become the platform for his talent! Caleb has been recognized by the likes of Ryan Seacrest, Tyler Oakley, DeeDee Magno Hall, and many others for his musical prowess. Ever since his viral hit, “Let It Go”, dropped in 2014 Caleb has not stopped growing his YouTube channel which has garnered over 920,000 subscribers. By holding Live Q&A’s, and random “Skype Nights” with fans, Caleb has nurtured a growing community centered around one-on-one interaction and a common love for all things music. No other performer, or YouTube personality does as much for his fans as Caleb does.
 
He continues to produce new content on a weekly basis and is looking to expand his YouTube reach. Now an official Auburn graduate, he is focused on creating new content along with a new gaming channel, “Peace, Love, and Gaming.” Big things are happening with Caleb, and he hopes that anyone and everyone will join him for the ride. As Caleb says at the end of every video, “Peace, love, and metal!!”
 

Ginny Di

Ginny Di is a Denver local cosplayer, YouTuber, and singer whose repertoire includes professionally finished costumes, comedy sketches, and music videos. She started her web creator career in 2011 as a founding member of YouTube group Not Literally Productions, where she made a name for herself creating catchy pop music parodies themed around Harry Potter, Game of Thrones, Doctor Who, and more.

After striking out on her own in 2014, Ginny became best known for her cosplays of Jester from Critical Role and Arya Stark from Game of Thrones, her vintage art-inspired cosplay photoshoots, and her fully articulated walking centaur costume from Disney’s Fantasia, which she designed and built herself. Ginny now runs her own business creating detailed costumes and writing, producing, and starring in fandom-inspired music videos and sketches.

Pros and Cons Cosplay

Pros and Cons Cosplay is comprised of twin cosplayers from Missouri who have won numerous awards for cosplay construction and performance. They love talking shop about cosplay builds, all things cosplay contests, diversity and inclusion and the best places to eat… everything.

Photo Credits: Noah Smith Images

Wig-Wig Cosplay

Wig-Wig Cosplay is an award-winning competitive cosplay pair out of Minneapolis, Minnesota.  Competing together since 2013, Paragon and SkyPirate have cosplayed across the Midwest and East Coast, quickly becoming two of the most decorated cosplayers in their circuit. In 2019, they were chosen as the Team USA representatives for the International Cosplay League in Madrid, Spain! They are best known for their combination of technical sewing and fabrication skills with entertaining performances. Their list of self-taught specialties include sewing, leatherwork, foamwork, wig-styling, propwork, silk painting, and many more. Alongside competition, they have been judging craftsmanship and performance as well as working to promote and assist cosplay departments and competitions. When not in the greenroom, Wig-Wig Cosplay has a passion for learning new techniques and skills, and they love sharing their knowledge and experience with the community. Check out their panels and be sure to come say hello!

 

Kimberly Cosplay

Model/Producer Kimberly Cosplay is the founder of Tea & Cookies Productions. Well known for her Catwoman and Grell Sutcliff cosplays, she has made close to 200 cosplays since 2009. With background in Theater and Modeling, she coaches other inspiring cosplayers on how to expressively pose for cosplay photography, cosplay makeup, and character performance. 

Check out the Tea and Cookies Productions Youtube channel for more.

 

Tyler Walpole

Tyler has been a valued illustrator in the entertainment industry since the year 2000. His clients include Marvel Entertainment, Wizards of the Coast, Warner Bros Animation, Marvel/Lionsgate, DC Comics, Blizzard, Paizo’s Pathfinder, IDW, and Dynamite Entertainment, among many others. 
 

Currently he is working as an artist for Magic the Gathering, and developing his own urban fantasy setting, Blood of Dragons. His most widely seen work can be found almost anywhere in the form of licensed character images created directly for Marvel Studios. He has illustrated iconic promotional images several Marvel Studios movies, including: Captain America: Winter Soldier, Guardians of the Galaxy, Avengers: Age of Ultron, and Ant-Man.

 

 

Vitamin H

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Vitamin H are the professional panelist group that’s been bringing you the cure for con boredom since 2013. Whether it’s horror, humor, history, or just over the top, late night insanity, they’re dedicated to making sure you laugh and learn.

Kidd Bowyer is a small, round English thing who loves anime, videogames and all things spooky. She can be seen online in her YouTube series, Otome-Nia! where she rants about bishounen (and occasionally birds).

Pathos Prime is a longtime anime fan and history nerd who can occasionally be heard screaming in the background of anime such as One Piece,Chaos Dragon and Attack on Titan: Junior High.

Facebook: facebook.com/VitaminHOfficial
Youtube: youtube.com/user/VitaminHProductions
Twitter: twitter.com/VitaminHPanels
Tumblr: vitaminhofficial.tumblr.com

Brass Engine Productions

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Brass Engine Productions is a Missouri based media production team that has created short films, board games, and youtube videos. Join them for panels, get interviewed on their cosplay video, and sing your heart out at Nerdy Night Lounge’s Karaoke hosted by Brass Engine!

Brent Rolland / FANPOWER Game Shows

 
Chicago native Brent Rolland is a game show aficionado, an anime/fandom enthusiast, an event professional (DJ/host/audio engineer), a drummer and percussionist, and an all-around awesome dude to hang with. Under the friendship and tutelage of the legendary Greg “Greggo” Wicker, Brent has produced and hosted original and classic formats of game shows for conventions nationwide for over ten years, starting with the flagship “Anime Trivia Trap.” Under the name of FANPOWER, Brent is excited to return to Anime St. Louis to connect with fans and deliver games, prizes and a lot of fun. Follow Brent on Twitter and Instagram and visit his FANPOWER website.
 

Dancakes

Dancakes is the first name in Professional Pancake Art, and claims St. Louis as its hometown!  Our talented and charismatic artists create portraits and designs out of 100% edible pancake batter for events around the world, bringing joy and laughter wherever we go. We craft video content for brands and private clients that regularly attracts millions of views on social media. We’ve created a product line and a video series geared towards sharing this fun and delicious art medium with the world. If you want exceptional pancake art crafted by exceptional people, accept no substitutes.

 

 

Pachinko Fever

Back in 2009, we bought our first pachinko machine for engaging fans at our convention table. The rest is history, as we now own 19 machines, in various stages of restoration. Pachinko is Japanese pinball, Japan’s favorite pastime. Its been one of their most popular leisure activities for nearly a hundred years.We set up an interactive parlor that works just like it does in Japan (minus the Yakuza, of course), where you buy balls to play with, and redeem your winnings for prizes much like an American arcade. Our machines represent the history and evolution of pachinko over the last 60 years with machines dating from 1951 up to 2010, so we have a machine for everyone! Come try your hand at some great prizes and experience this really fun part of Japanese culture first hand with Pachinko Fever!

 

The 501st & Rebel Legion

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The 501st Legion and Rebel Legion are an all-volunteer organizations formed for the express purpose of bringing together Star Wars costume enthusiasts under a collective identity. The Legions seeks to promote interest in Star Wars through the building and wearing of quality costumes, and to facilitate the use of these costumes for Star Wars-related events as well as contributions to the local community through costumed charity and volunteer work. There are currently world wide there are over 10,000 active members in the 501st Legion and 4,000 in the Rebel Legion.

The 70th Explorers is the unit serving Missouri and Kansas with over 140 members currently. Dantooine Base serves the same area for the Rebel Legion with over 100 members.

 

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