The 7th annual Anime Crossroads anime convention will take place on February 19-21, 2016 at the Wyndham Indianapolis West in beautiful Indianapolis, Indiana!! For three days we’ll come together to celebrate our love for eastern animation, Japanese culture and music. 


February 4, 2016

Hello everyone! As we are now two weeks out from con, keep an eye on our Facebook page or Twitter for updates! Here is a brief run down of what as been announced!

Part 1: We officially announced our Pokemon Gym Leader Challenge! More info can be found here.
Part 2: We officially revealed our video room line up! It can be found here, at the bottom of the page.
Part 3: We released our official photshoot schedule! We also announced that Cutthroat Cosplay will be returning! They can be found here. We also announced SuperKayce as our third cosplay guest! You can review our guests here.
Part 4: We officially released our convention hours for 2016! They can be found here. We also released our convention schedule! It will be up on the website very soon, but for now it can be viewed here.

REMINDER: Pre-registration will be closing February 5th at Midnight. After that all badges will be at-the-door prices! 
REMINDER: Over half of the Cosplay Masquerade timeslots have been filled! If you want to guarentee you place in the contest, pre-register here.

January 26, 2016

Hello everyone! Our guest page is up to date with all of our guests for 2016. To recap we have: voice actors Greg Ayres and John Swasey, voice actresses Alexis Tipton and Lauren Landa, YouTube guest StevRayBro, and Cosplay guests Mogchelle and Lola Hart. We also have formally announced out Pokemon Gym Leader Challenge (found here)! It is the first of an 8 part series we are calling Countdown to Crossroads! Every Tuesday and Thursday leading up to the convention we will be announcing new and exciting information and updates. Stay tuned!

January 11, 2016

Hello everyone! A couple big announcements!

Anime Crossroads has announced the next two awesome and talented guests for our convention: Lola Hart, our next Cosplay guest, and Alexis Tipton, our next voice actress! More about them can be found here or on our Facebook page.

We are also excited to announce that we are currently recruiting Gym Leaders for our Pokemon Gym Leader challenge! If you are interested in being one, please visit this page and contact us at either events(at) or mtmcneil(at)

Keep an eye out for more guest and event announcements!

January 4, 2016

Hello everyone! We spent most of November and December working hard to finalize contracts and sort through our contest submissions. Get ready for a bunch of announcements this January! The first of which is this: Anime Crossroads is excited to announce our Cosplay guest for 2016, the talented and lovely Mogchelle! Check out her blurb here. Keep checking here, our twitter page, or our Facebook page for more announcements all month long :)

October 26, 2015

Contest time! AMV/MV & Cosplay

Anime Crossroads 2016 is now accepting submissions for our AMV/MV Contest! The Anime Crossroads AMV/MV contest is a wonderful opportunity for editors of all skill levels to display and compete with their video editing and story telling abilities.

Our 2016 Cosplay Masquerade Competition is now open for registration! The Cosplay Masquerade is a great chance for cosplayers of all skill levels to display their sewing talents off to the rest of the convention, and get a moment in the spotlight.

Panel submissions are still being accepted as well! So many people have posted great panel ideas that have yet to be submitted. The deadline for panel submissions is November 30th.

If you want more information, visit our Events page for details!

October 11, 2015

Hey everyone! Our website has had a few changes and updates recently. Our Events page now has a link to our Panel Registration page. We are still taking panels! Our Artist Alley application is now closed. Our Dealers Room application is now open! Keep an eye out for more announcements!

September 22, 2015

Hello everyone! We recently announced our first guest for 2016, the lovely Lauren Landa! Please check out our guests page for more information on her. Our website is currently undergoing updates on most of our pages as we make room for 2016 information. If you have trouble finding something, please feel free to contact us via our Facebook page or with the emails listed in the information section of this website.

Panel submissions are now open! Please check the events page to find links to our rules and the submission form. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact us at events(at)

Registration is only $35 for a 3-day pass! This sale won't last forever, so pre-register today!

May 22, 2015

I hope everyone is enjoying their Memorial Day weekend! I would like to announce that our Pre-Registration Site is open! Please visit our EventBrite Page to get your badge early while the prices are still low!  Our Spring Sale for $25 weekend badges will end in June 15th. 

Billie Jean

February 28, 2015

We would like to give a warm thank you to everyone who came to Crossroads this year! We had a total of 2200 attendees attend! We're very pleased by the results and we hope you had a lot of fun!

The next one will be on February 19th-21st, 2016. Soon we will be posting the link for pre-registration for $25. So please keep an eye on our website and Facebook page for further details. To every person who came from attendee to artist/vendor to guest, thank you for your support as we continue for plans to make next year even better!

Billie Jean, Nate and Anime Crossroads Staff