Welcome to Castle Point Anime Convention
Castle Point Anime Convention is created and organized by the members of the Stevens
Anime Club and will be held on the campus of Stevens Institute of Technology in
Hoboken, New Jersey. Castle Point Anime Convention is just minutes away from New
York City and is easily accessible by PATH, NJ Transit, ferry, and bus. Castle Point
Anime Convention aims to promote anime, manga, and Japanese culture as well as
providing a fun experience for attendees.
For the most recent updates, see our news post below.
Ian Rubin and +2 Comedy Bringing their A-game
CPAC is proud to announce the return of two of our favorite guests:
Ian Rubin and +2 Comedy. Both will be bringing their familiar amazing
stand-up acts, as well as some new things you may not have seen
Ian Rubin is one of CPAC’s long-time favorites and a personal friend
of ours. He has been doing improv and stand-up comedy at Castle Point
for many years, and we are happy to have him back.
+2 Comedy has also been at CPAC before, and is making their return
with a bang, bringing their own amazing comedy. (And don’t worry,
there’s more than enough time in the day to get in all the laughs you
One of the new panels being presented this year is Ian Rubin and Janet
Gleason’s Good Morning Castle Point. Bright and early at 9:30am,
join them “as they discuss news about geek culture and the community,
as well as Castle Point itself.” This panel is debuting at CPAC for
the first time, so be sure to check it out!
Later near the end of the day, +2 Comedy is hosting their famous
Anime Dating Game, where audience members become contestants and
bachelors and bachelorettes in the ultimate nerdy contest.
More details to come as we finish up our schedule. Stay tuned!
Mike Pollock returns to CPAC 2015
“Mike Pollock is one of New York’s premier voice actors.Saturday
morning cartoon enthusiasts might recognize him as Meat in
Ultimate Muscle: The Kinnikuman Legacy, Garbageman in the Teenage
Mutant Ninja Turtles, or as both the Mayor and ““Samo”” the
bartender in Kirby: Right Back At Ya!.
Anime fans might recognize him as the narrator for Pokémon from
2003 to 2013, Adon in Beserk: The Golden Age Arc II, or as Neppo
in Welcome to the Space Show.
He has also voiced Dr. Eggman and Ella in Sonic X and the Sonic the
Hedgehog video games, Bigoriki in Gororiki, and Langston Lickatoad in
Viva Piñata. Other places he’s been are Yu-Gi-Oh! GX as Bonaparte, and
the Marvel Motion comic adaptation of Astonishing X-Men as Beast.
Residing close to home here in the New York area, and having been a
guest of honor at CPAC previously in 2011, we are happy to welcome him
back again this year.”