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Florida's Largest Anime Convention, ANIMATE! MIAMI returns NOVEMBER 14-16, 2014 for three days of Anime, Animation, Cosplay, Video Games, and Comic Books as we take over the ENTIRE Miami Airport Convention Center. It's a full weekend celebration featuring some of the animation and anime industries' biggest names, world-famous cosplayers, top comic book artists, comedians, entertainers, and much, much more! There will be hundreds of events, such as celebrity Q&A's, costume contests, video games, comedy shows, Florida Super Championship Wrestling (the premiere cosplay wrestling federation), and much more! ANIMATE! MIAMI will take place at the Miami Airport Convention Center and The Doubletree Hotel, 711 NW 72nd Ave, Miami FL. 33126. 

ANIMATE! MIAMI HOTLINE: 954.399.1330, 
ANIMATE! MIAMI will take place at the Miami Airport Convention Center and Doubletree Hotel, 711 NW 72nd Ave, Miami FL. 33126. HOTEL PHONE: 305.261.3800.
Convention Event Hours / Exhibition Room Hours
Friday, 12:00PM - 2:00AM / 12:00PM - 8:00PM
Saturday, 10:30AM - 2:00AM / 10:30AM - 8:00PM
Sunday, 10:30AM - 12:00AM / 10:30AM - 6:30PM



The Doubletree Miami Airport Hotel, located at 711 NW 72nd Ave. Miami FL. 33126, is the host hotel for Animate! Miami. The Doubletree is directly attached to the convention center and has rooms starting at $129 for our event. CLICK HERE to reserve your room today, or go directly to

Book early, as the hotel WILL sell out! Additional "official" off-site hotels will be listed shortly. Book your room by October 12 to guarantee the special rate! After that, we can not guarantee the price of the room.

Meet the stars of SAILOR MOON at Animate! Miami

Linda Ballantyne "Sailor Moon / Serena", Katie Griffin "Sailor Mars / Raye", Susan Roman "Sailor Jupiter / Lita", Toby Proctor "Darien / Tuxedo Mask", and Patrick Seitz "Kunzite" will all be in attendance at Animate! Miami, November 14-16, to meet with fans! Keep an eye on our events page for Q&A, panel and event times at As well, Linda, Katie, Susan, and Toby will be signing autographs (for a fee) in the main exhibition room all weekend. Patrick will be signing autographs for free during scheduled autograph sessions. 

Mike Sinterniklaas is coming to Animate! Miami

Mike Sinterniklaas is an actor, voice actor, ADR director and script writer best known as Dean Venture in The Venture Bros, Leonardo in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2003), and Mikey Simon in Kappa Mikey. Some of Mike’s other voice roles include Netherlands in Hetalia, Xellos in Slayers Revolution and Evolution-RGasud in Jormungand, Jessie’s Seviper / Joshua / Kennedy in Pokemon, Man in Zetman, Lucemon in Digimon, Ivan Karelin / Origami Cyclone in Tiger & Bunny,  Sarutobi Sasuke in Sengoku Basara, Sora in Naruto: Shippuden, Jared / Jess in Speed Racer: The Next Generation, Luppi / Nnoitra Jiruga in Bleach, and Deady in the 2011 Friday the 13th event of the online MMORPG AdventureQuest Worlds.

Mike Sinterniklaas has provided voices for a number of English-language versions of Japanese anime films and television series, as well as video games at Central Park Media, 4Kids Entertainment, Bandai Entertainment, Media Blasters, Viz Media, Funimation and Tripwire Productions. He is also the founder of NYAV Post, A studio located in New York City and Los Angeles, which dubbed more than 350 different anime titles and recorded several original prelay works. He was born in France, lived in London as a child and moved to the United States when he was 10 years old. Sinterniklaas graduated from High School of the Performing Arts in New York City, and attended college in North Carolina where he did work at both Southwynde and Coastal Carolina Studios.

Mike is a well known voice director, for a variety of shows like Berserk, Huntik: Secrets & Seekers, Kappa Mikey, Kurokami: The Animation, Magic User's Club, Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn, Samurai Deeper Kyo, Slayers Revolution, Slayers Evolution-R, Let's Go! Tamagotchi!, Three Delivery, and The Venture Bros. Mike will be signing autographs for FREE during scheduled autograph sessions. Check the EVENTS page for scheduled autograph sessions, panels, and events that he will be taking part in. 

Ian Sinclair is coming to Animate! Miami

Ian Sinclair is an actor, voice actor, and director best known for his roles as Dandy in Space Dandy, Toriko in Toriko, Romano in Hetalia, Brook in One Piece, Chuck in Panty and Stocking, Bardroy in Black Butler, and Nile Dok in Attack on Titan. 

Ian has been voice acting for FUNimation since he was a sophomore in college, where he studied theatre. Since then he's been working in the Dallas area as a professional actor in a multitude of arenas. He's performed on stage, on camera, and, of course, behind the mic. 

In addition to Space Dandy in Space Dandy, a few of Ian's more popular anime roles include Brook in One Piece, Toriko in Toriko, Ryner Lute in Legend of the Legendary Heroes, Bardroy in Black Butler, Romano in Hetalia, Chuck in Panty and Stocking, Shu in Princess Jellyfish, Dallas in Baccano, Yomotsu Hirasaka (12th) in Future Diary, Orang in Last Exile: Fam, The Silver Wing, Alcides in Appleseed XII, Seo in Sekirei, Bora in Fairy Tail, Ginei Morioka in Rosario + Vampire, Ian and Itomimizu in One Piece, Shogo in Rin: Daughters of Mnemosyne, Zaki in Claymore, Toyama in Oh! Edo Rocket, Douglas and Steve in El Cazador de la Bruja, Shiro in Okami-san, Daisuke Matsuo in Yamada’s First Time, Marc in Spice and Wolf II, Hasegawa in Baka and Test, Takamy in Fractale, Akoz in Casshern Sins, Toraji in Bamboo Blade, Liam in Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood, Colin in Level E, R in Jormungand, and as Takeru Ohyama in Maken-Ki! Battling Venus.

Additionally, Ian can be heard as the voice of Baron Flynt in the video game Borderlands, Professor Nakayama and Jimbo Hodunk in Borderlands 2, and as the "Cool" custom hero voice in Dragon Ball Z: Ultimate Tenkaichi. Ian has worked as a director on Initial D, Spice and Wolf II, both seasons of Black Butler, and The Shana movie.

Susan Roman is coming to Animate! Miami

Susan Roman is an actress and voice actress best known for roles as Sailor Jupiter / Lita in Sailor Moon, Angel in Rock & Rule, Champ Bear in Care Bears, Snowy in Tin Tin, 'The Girl in the Harry Canyon Sequence’ in Heavy Metal, Melissa in The Raccoons, James the Red Tank Engine in Thomas and the Magic Railroad, Hannah Dundee in Cadillacs and Dinosaurs, Oliver and Judy Tate in Beyblade, Salima in Beyblade V-Force, Callisto and Scarlet Witch in the X-Men Animated Series, and more!

Katie Griffin is coming to Animate! Miami

Katie Griffin is an actress, voice actress, and singer. She is best known for voicing Sailor Mars /Raye in Sailor Moon, Alex in Totally Spies!, Yoko in Team Galaxy, Zair in Redakai, Hikaru in Beyblade, Julie and Sellon in Bakugan Battle Brawlers, and Laugh-a-Lot Bear in Care Bears: Journey to Joke-a-lot.

Katie has voiced hundreds of radio and television commercials, sung on numerous radio jingles, and continues to star in popular cartoons. She is married to singer / songwriter Michael Kulas. The couple have two children together. Kulas is famous for his time with indie band, James.