Sponsor Announcement: Funimation Entertainment


Yushi-Con is proud to announce a sponsorship from the industry leader of anime in North America, Funimation Entertainment! Funimation will be providing us with screening permissions, posters, and tournament prizes for the convention!


Industry leader of anime. Stream. Shop. Discover. You should be watching.


Check out more about Funimation at www.funimation.com!


1-Month Until Yushi-Con: Featuring Updates, Deadlines, and More!

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We are approaching less than one-month until Yushi-Con 2018! Please be advised of the following dates, deadlines, and news!

  • Tables for Yushi-Con 2018 are SOLD OUT, those who are still interested in having a dealer’s spot, please go to www.yushi-con.com/subscribe to subscribe to our email list where the news goes out first!
  • Volunteer Applications Close September 17th
  • Panel Applications Close September 17th
  • Expect the Convention Schedule to Release by September 24th
  • Gaming Showcase Applications Close September 30th
  • Participating Dealers will be sent emails with instructions for set-up, answers to FAQs, and the convention itinerary
  • Pre-Registered Attendees will be sent emails with instructions for registration, and answers to FAQs.
  • If you want to be up to date on the latest developments for Yushi-Con, please join our email list at www.yushi-con.com/subscribe


Panelist Applications & Volunteer Applications Extended

Panelist and Volunteer applications have been extended until September 17th! Be sure to take advantage of the extension, and submit your applications if you are still interested in participating either as a volunteer or a panelist!







Dealer’s Den Now SOLD OUT for 2018

Dealer’s Den Purchases are now SOLD OUT for 2018

If you have not yet purchased a dealers den table, please subscribe to our email list, where dealers den updates are posted FIRST. Click here to subscribe to us! Or go to www.yushi-con.com/subscribe



Dealers who have purchased a table, please await an email in the coming weeks with instructions for convention day, and answers to FAQs.

Any time-sensitive questions about your table spot can be answered at esuyushicon@gmail.com


Sponsorship Program Launched!

Sponsorship Packages

Are you a business looking to advertise at events? Yushi-Con may be able to suit your needs with these sponsorship packages. Our events attract audiences all over the tri-state area, and our reach is even higher via our social media, email, and on-the-ground marketing.

Bronze Package


  • 1/4 Page Program Advertisement
  • Web Advertisement
  • 2 General Admission Badges

Silver Package


  • 1/2 Page Program Advertisement
  • Web Advertisement
  • Featured on Poster
  • 3 General Admission Badges

Gold Package


  • Full Page Program Advertisement
  • Web Advertisement
  • Featured on Poster
  • Boosted Facebook/Instagram Advertisement
  • Email Advertisement
  • Mentioned in Opening and Closing Ceremonies
  • 4 General Admission Badges

More information can be found on https://yushi-con.com/sponsor/


Yushi-Con Gaming Programming & Indie Dev Contest Announced!


Yushi-Con’s Video Game Tournament Programming will be hosted by No Pause Tournaments!


No Pause Tournaments will be hosting premium Esports tournaments throughout the day, along with our new 2-hour long Indie Gaming Show!


Our two-hour long indie gaming show will be live-streamed via Twitch!

Are you an indie gaming developer? Apply to present at the 2018 Yushi-Con indie gaming show here!


Aspiring Indie Developers can apply for either the 15-minute or 30-minute presenter time-slot.

15 Minute Time-Slots are a $15 showcase fee

30 Minute Time-Slots are a $30 showcase fee


Showcase fees do not cover badge costs, Presenters will need to purchase a badge along with their showcase fee.


We will also be having board and card game demos run throughout the day by The Gamers Edge.


Dealers Den Purchases Temporarily Suspended

Purchases for Dealer’s Den Tables will be suspended temporarily as we take count and review our space for tables accounting the huge demand and interest we have received from both vendors and artists alike. We thank everyone for their interest and enthusiastic support for our return, and we hope you understand this is being done in order to fully ensure that everything runs as smoothly as possible on convention day!


Expect Dealers Den to go back up anywhere between August 17 – 24. Emails will be sent, and announces will be made notifying when we are back up. You can sign up for our email list to get the news as soon as it happens! 


Sign up for our Email List @ www.yushi-con.com/subscribe/


Your patience is extremely appreciated!


2-Month Countdown: $10 Pre-Reg Sale Available August 18+19 FINAL SALE BEFORE CONVENTION

Source: Asobi Asobase


This weekend, August 18 and 19, we will be holding a special sale for pre-reg tickets! Link will go up on August 18 starting midnight and will be available through August 19!

This will be THE FINAL pre-reg sale weekend we will be holding up until the convention date! So this should be the time for you to pick them up while they are at a reduced rate!

$10 Pre-reg limited time from August 18th + 19th ONLY

This is the final pre-reg sale until the show date!