Gavin West

Gavin West is an Architecture Student at Tulane University and avid Anime/Manga Fan. He's been to DragonCon several years, generally in costume. He's from Charlotte NC and also attends several conventions in North Carolina.

Titan Slaying 101: Attack on the Hyatt

The line for this Saturday’s 4:00pm Attack on Titan panel snaked its way around almost half of the Hyatt’s motor lobby level, and reached the room’s capacity a half hour before the start of the panel. The unsuspecting Courtland room was in no way prepared for the siege of Attack on Titan fans that gathered in the motor lobby Saturday… Read more →

Kyle Hebert’s Geek Talk

Voice actor panels have become a staple of any anime track or convention. Generally speaking, the voice actors sit at their table, answer questions from fans, and explain the mechanics of the voice acting industry. However, Kyle Hebert used his 2:30 panel in the Hyatt Centennial to try something a little different. Saturday’s “Geek Talk” panel was just that, a… Read more →

Voice Actors LIVE

This year’s Voice Actors LIVE gave fans a chance to see the faces behind the voices they love. The panel took place on Friday at 4PM at the Hyatt International South Ballroom and included famous voice actors Caitlin Glass, Mike McFarland, Kyle Hebert, and John Stocker. The veteran voice actors led the panel through the nature of the voice acting… Read more →

Once Upon A Time: Let Us Tell You a Story

This Friday the fairy tale cast of ABC’s Once Upon a Time came together in the Hyatt Centennial Ballroom. After premiering in 2011 the show quickly gained a wide a following and has been through three seasons with a fourth coming out in September. The show follows a large cast of fairy tale characters who have been transported to modern… Read more →