T-MODE will be hanging out with the fine folks at Otakon this weekend, August 7-10, 2014. We’re providing our signature brand of festival games at Otakon’s Thursday Matsuri. For the rest of the weekend, you can find us in Artist Alley for more T-MODE Matsuri fun and games.
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Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods
Tuesday, August 5, 2014 @ 7pm
AMC Hoffman Center 22
206 Swamp Fox Road
Alexandria, VA 22314 [ map ]
The AMC Hoffman Center is easily accessible via the Eisenhower Avenue Metro Station on the Yellow Line. The theater is located a short walk away.
We advise tickets to be purchased in advance. Tickets are available online at Fandango.com.
We had so much fun at the National Zoo for our June T-Meets. We explored several exhibits and saw a lot of different animals. The baby panda was the highlight of our trip. It’s just so adorable! More photos of our zoo adventure are posted on Facebook. Also connect with us on Twitter for more T-Meets updates.
Welcome It’s Raining Neon to T-MODE 2015! It’s Raining Neon, aka DeAnna Davis, is an accomplished cosplayer, makeup artist, model, costume and prop designer.
Her work has been featured in the BlazBlue Thank You Project art book, Marvel’s Avengers vs. X-Men ad campaigns, online articles on College Humor and more. She also appears in cosplay focused showcase novels like Breaking All the Rules; Cosplay and the Art of Self Expression.
DeAnna is excited to share her cosplay and costuming talents with everyone at T-MODE 2015.
The Otaku Bazaar is now open and accepting Merchant applications for T-MODE 2015. Submit the Merchant Request Form if you would like to be considered for booth space. Get your applications in early. Last year, Otaku Bazaar spaces sold out in only 2 days. Questions? Send us an email, or connect with us on Facebook and Twitter.
SAVE THE DATE! Merchant registration for the T-MODE Otaku Bazaar opens July 1, 2014. I’m really excited because we have huge changes this year.
1. More room!
The Otaku Bazaar is now located in the Plaza Ballroom. That means we have more merchant spaces available. Much more! It also means that we will no longer impose a space limit. Merchants can purchase as many spaces as they want.
2. All spaces are $150.
Getting a larger room means we have to increase rates to help cover the higher costs.
3. Receive 2 complimentary 3-Day memberships.
To help with the rate increase, each booth space will receive two complimentary 3-Day memberships!
4. All booth spaces are 6′ x 6′.
Booths include one 6′ x 3′ table and two chairs. If you’re used to a bigger booth size, you can purchase two 6′ x 6′ spaces to create one big 12′ x 6′ booth for only $300. Plus you’ll get 4 complimentary memberships with your space. Remember, you can purchase as many spaces as you want to create an even bigger booth.
Everyone selling something at T-MODE is considered a merchant. We still don’t distinguish between artists or vendors, so that hasn’t changed. This is also a great opportunity to take advantage of our fantastic $89/night hotel rate to make selling at T-MODE even more convenient.
Spend your Sunday with T-MODE at the National Zoo. Have fun animal watching with us Sunday, June 22, 2014 at 1pm.
Sunday, June 22, 2014 @ 1pm
Smithsonian National Zoological Park
3001 Connecticut Ave NW
Washington, DC 20008 [ map ]
If traveling by Metro, take the Red Line to Cleveland Park station or Woodley Park/Zoo/Adams Morgan. The Zoo is located between the two stations, but Cleveland Park is an easier walk.
We’re so excited to announce Jon St. John as our first guest for T-MODE 2015! Jon is well known as the voice of Duke Nukem from the Duke Nukem video game franchise. His voice can be heard in World of Warcraft, Half-Life: Opposing Force, and other games. He’s also featured in many national advertising campaigns and various projects.
Jon has balls of steel and he’s looking forward to meeting his fans at T-MODE.
“A special occasion is a way of telling us to celebrate life. The more you celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.”
Today is my 38th birthday, and I’m celebrating with a discount offer on T-MODE 2015 3-Day memberships! Today only, 3-Day memberships are on sale for $38. Don’t miss this low rate. Register today!
We held a T-MODE 2015 Kick Off Party at Atlas Arcade for our April T-Meets. It’s always a good time when you mix friends with a little arcade action! View more photos on our Facebook page and connect with us on Twitter.