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The Museum of Science Fiction Welcomes Anime USA to Escape Velocity 2018

May 25 – 27, 2018

Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center
201 Waterfront Street
National Harbor, MD 20745

(301) 965-4000 – room reservations
Room block: Escape Velocity

Online room reservations – click here

A fascinating program within Escape Velocity 2018 especially for the fans of Anime USA

Explore the world of science fiction ranging from Astro Boy to Godzilla to Cowboy Beobop to Ghost in the Shell.
Attend discussions about the evolution space travel, mecha, and visitors from other worlds in Japanese pop and traditional culture.
Watch classic sci-fi anime and AMVS.
Sit in on special AUSA discussion panels and presentations.
Enjoy the rest of the EV 2018 program

Book Your Hotel Room Now!

Special Hotel Room Rate $199

Don’t miss EV 2018 as we get ready to celebrate a few major anniversaries:

Frankenstein by Mary Shelley (1818): 200 years
2001: A Space Odyssey (1968): 50 years
Planet of the Apes (1968): 50 years
Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? by Philip K. Dick (1968): 50 years
Battlestar Galactica (original series) (1978): 40 years
Star Wars: Return of the Jedi (1983): 35 years
Akira (1988): 30 years
Babylon 5 (1993): 25 years
Cowboy Beobop (1998): 20 years

AUSA EV 2018 Ticket Options


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