Guests of Honor

Xanthe Huynh
Xanthe HuynhVoice Actress
Xanthe Hyunh (pronounced Zan-thee Hwinn)is an LA-based voice actress who got her start as a fan-turned-finalist at the AX-Idol voice acting competition. Armed with a degree in Dramatic Arts from the University of California – Irvine, Xanthe has lent her voice to the characters Yuki Yuna (Yuki Yuna is a Hero), Ui Hirasawa (K-On!), Meiko “Menma” Honma (Anohana: The Flower We Saw That Day), Haru Okumura (Persona 5), Bebe/Nagisa (Madoka Magica: Rebellion), Sachi (Sword Art Online), Hanayo Koizumi (Love Live!), Meruru (Atelier Mereru: The Apprentice of Arls), and Falcom (Hyperdimension Neptunia series), and many more!

Autographs Sat @ 6P and Sun @ 1P (Main Stage)

Kira Buckland
Kira BucklandVoice Actress
Kira Buckland, an Alaska native, has been voice acting in fan and professional projects for over a decade. Some of her roles include Umi (Love Live!), Kuroyukihime (Accel World), Izumo (Blue Exorcist), Julus (The Asterisk War), 2B (Nier: Automota), Trucy Wright (Ace Attorney series), Dead or Alive (Honoka), Hiyoko Saionji (Danganronpa 2), and Alix/Timebreaker (Miraculous Ladybug). You can also hear her voice in fan projects FF7 Machinabridged (as Aerith) and 50% Off (as Kou/Gou). A huge fan of Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure, cosplaying, and all things David Bowie, Kira’s enthusiasm for fandom knows no bounds!

Autographs Sat @ 6P and Sun @ 1P (Main Stage)

Additional Guests

Kamon Tari
Kamon TariCosplay Artist
Kamon Tari (pronounced Kay-min Tahri) is an artist who specializes in cosplaying for a cause! Equipped with a degree in Electronic Arts from Linfield College in Oregon, Kamon also dabbles in digital arts and Twitch broadcasting! With more than 3 years of experience and over 20 cosplays under her belt, Kamon has judged cosplay contests at Anime PDX, PCC Mini-Con, and BMG Fan Fest… and this year she lends her expertise as a judge to Con-Jikan’s annual masquerade! And since it’s the season for giving, Kamon will be taking donations at her booth for local charities and hosting Con-Jikan’s charity auction!
Kryssen Robinson
Kryssen RobinsonAnimator, Yowlife Productions
Kryssen Robinson, the talent behind YowLife Productions, is a YouTuber known for his flash-based animated films. A graduate of Media Arts Collaborative Charter School in Albuquerque, he has produced myriad animations, including Gamerz!, Lora Vicious, and the feature-length Project Split Figure (which had its silverscreen premier at The Guild Cinema). Kryssen is a lifelong cartoon fan who draws influence from western and eastern animation. Kryssen’s channel boasts over 160,000 subscribers, and his films have been viewed over 14M times. At Con-Jikan, Kryssen will screen some of his favorites and share insights into his process!
Cree Nicole
Cree NicoleCosplay Artist
Cree Nicole is a lifelong cosplayer who graduated UNM with a B.A. in Fine Arts and an M.A. in Art Education. Crowned Miss Klingon Empire for 2014/2015, Cree has been competing in— and judging cosplay competitions for the past several years, showcasing her abilities throughout the southwest; she’s appeared at ACE, Miss Lubbock-Con, BMG Fan Fest, and Salt Lake City Comic Con! Some of Cree’s noteworthy cosplays include her Wendy’s/Harley Quinn mash-up, Steampunk Rapunzel, and Mercy from Overwatch. Cree joins Con-Jikan this year as a featured panelist and masquerade judge!
Color Circuit
Color CircuitStream Community
Four lifelong geeks and a revolving lineup of guests make up Color Circuit, an Albuquerque-based live streaming community with a passion for gaming and a penchant for entertainment! Founded in 2017 by Dylan, Kendra, Scott, and Bon, Color Circuit livestreams regular content to Twitch and Youtube. Some of their programs include Controller Alt/Delete, Improv Bagel, Screen Source, Ludum Tempest, and We Destined Few… shows that regularly feature members of the local community! The core circuits will be at Con-Jikan hosting myriad events… you don’t wanna miss it!