Mari Iijima To Attend Super Dimension Convention 2017


Source: Super Dimension Con
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Super Dimension Convention announced that singer-songwriter Mari Iijima will attend this year’s event as a Guest of Honor. Iijima will perform a live concert at the convention, which will be followed by an autograph signing session.

Iijima is best known in the anime world for her role as Lynn Minmay in the 1982 series The Super Dimension Fortress Macross.


Super Dimension Convention announced that singer-songwriter Mari Iijima will attend this year’s event as a Guest of Honor. Iijima will perform a live concert at the convention, which will be followed by an autograph signing session.

Iijima is best known in the anime world for her role as Lynn Minmay in the 1982 series The Super Dimension Fortress Macross.

SUPER DIMENSION CONVENTION WELCOMES THE RETURN OF MARI IIJIMA, SINGER-SONGWRITER AND VOICE OF LYNN MINMAY IN “MACROSS” AS GUEST OF HONOR

LOS ANGELES, CA. (September 18, 2017) Super Dimension Convention (formerly “MacrossWorld Convention”) is proud to announce the return of singer-songwriter Mari Iijima as Guest of Honor for their event this October in Torrance, CA on Saturday, October 28th.

Mari Iijima is known to “Macross” fans worldwide as the voice of Lynn Minmay in the original TV series, film, and most recently this year’s “Uta Macross” smartphone game celebrating the franchise’s 35th anniversary.  Ms. Iijima will be performing a special live concert immediately followed by a signing event.

Super Dimension Convention will be held on October 28th, 2017 at the Torrance Cultural Arts center in Torrance, CA.   Ms. Iijima joins previously announced Special Guest, renowned Japanese cosplayer Reika.  Other scheduled activities include the return of the “Macross Idol” cosplay and performance contest, custom model contest, live auctions and raffles, and dealers room.  New additions this year include a gaming arcade and artists alley.

Mari Iijima’s official website: http://www.marimusic.com

Registration is now open at: http://www.superdimensioncon.com

On Facebook: www.facebook.com/SuperDimensionConvention

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About Super Dimension Convention

Super Dimension Convention is the largest gathering of “Macross” fans in North America! Now in its second decade, the annual event celebrates all things “Macross”, from the original 1980s series and film, to its subsequent sequels, video game spin-offs, toys, models, cosplay and more! Attendees will also discover collectibles, merchandise from other mecha and idol anime series, have the opportunity to participate in the “Macross Idol” competition, and attend panels and performances featuring special guests. Originally “MacrossWorld Convention”, the event returns in 2017 under the new name “Super Dimension Convention”, taking place at the Torrance Cultural Arts Center on Saturday, October 28th.

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