Dama-Con May (Ireland's Regular Mini Anime Con!)


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Derry Anime and Manga Association Convention May 2005
(Northern Ireland)

Well its coming up to that time of the month again, that's right the monthly Dama! This month we are showing Chobits, Full Metal Alchemist, Ghost in A Shell: Stand Alone Complex and loads more including the psychotic thriller Perfect Blue.

Special Free Prize Draws!
We have two free raffles this month! A mystery anime DVD or mystery manga volume could be yours, just for coming!

Super Hyper Happy Anime Quiz Yay!
Can you out-otaku the rest of contestants? Find out and you could be the one walking away with a nice manga volume of your choice from our prize selection!

We have all four leading anime publishers supporting us!

So if you are interested in going email Dizzy@chobits-online.co.uk for travelling and expenses details or for pick ups. Please also visit www.dama-con.com for further details and extensive anime and Manga reviews.


Showings are subject to change
A Manga Library is there for when you don't feel like watching Anime and an exchange for when you want to trade or buy Anime and/or Manga goods.
Nerve centre, Derry (Click for Map)
May 21st 2005
11:00am - 5:00pm
£5.00 membership (1 month)

May 21st Schedule

11:00am - Berserk (Episode 3)
A mysterious man dressed in Black, known only as "The Black Swordsman" – haunted by restless and relentless spirits and demons arrives in dark town. Armed with a six foot slab of steel used for a sword, almost endless supplies of arrows for his deadly crossbow and a penchant for ripping apart any who stand in his way - may they be monster or human. He seeks out the Count of the town, a person who may even be more monstrous than himself.

11:30am - Perfect Blue (Movie)
Meema is a pop idol who has dreams of being a movie star, but has problems reaching her goal. After she finally reaches her goal, she only gets minor parts in shows! But that seems to be the least of her worries. Somebody seems to know exactly what is going on in her life and where. They know everything, including what she thinks. Who is this person, and why are they doing this to her.

1.00pm - Chobits (Episode 1)
When Hideki leaves his family's country farm for Tokyo, where he hopes to go to college, he finds life in the big city is even more amazing that he ever expected. By far the biggest shock to him is the prevalence, and variety, of Persocoms - Personal Computers, designed to look and act like living people and animals. Short of funds, Hideki can barely afford the rent on his tiny apartment, let alone his own Persocom. On the plus side, he soon makes friends with both his next door neighbour, Shinbo and the manageress Chitose. Fate also shine of Hideki when he discovers a discarded Persocom left among the rubbish in an ally. The scantly clad girl has no operating system but how is she moving?

1.30pm - LUNCH
Time to clear your head for a bit.

2.00pm - Read Or Die TV (Episode 1)
Nenene Sumiregawa is an author who has come to Hong Kong to help promote a movie based on one of her earlier novels. Upon her arrival, she meets Michelle and Maggie, who introduce themselves as her guides. As the group heads to the hotel an explosion destroys what was Nenenes's room. The police quickly discover that a madman has set out to kill Nenene. Michelle volunteers herself, Maggie, and their younger sister, Anita King, to watch over Nenene as her bodyguards. Nenene reluctantly agrees to allow the "Three Sisters Detective Agency" follow her to the autograph session.

2.30pm - Straight From Japan.
Watch anime that hasnt been dubbed or licensed!

3.00pm - DAMA CON Presents
Were we at DAMA take your souls and give out prizes as well as our Anime quiz.

3.30pm - Viewers Choice
The Anime that you voted for on the forum.

4.00pm - Ghost In The Shell: Stand Alone Complex (Episode 2)
In the future, life between the digital and physical world has been blurred. The boundary of technology and humanity has been stretched beyond imagination with lives being led in both the electronic and physical worlds. With the melding of man and machine, a new cybernetic level of existence is being created - an existence that continues to redefine mankind

4.30pm - Full Metal Alchemist (Episode 3)
Imagine a world in which Alchemy is not only possible, but used frequently. Alchemy, though, is a science, and with all sciences there are laws that must be followed. Welcome to the anime, Full Metal Alchemist. The story begins about two brothers, Alphonse and Edward Elric. Ever since they were young they had practiced the science of alchemy. You follow their journey of being alchemists and their quest to regain that which they have lost.

5.00pm - END
After your monthly fix of Anime you can go home to sleep off the after affects!