Discount Cinema

Formed in 2009, Discount Cinema has been developing their unique fusion of original Gothic Rock, Metal, and Electro-Pop while creating an energetic, theatrical live show. Occasionally dabbling in fun covers and costumes as well once they started to hit the Convention scene, Discount Cinema is an unheard treat for your ear holes and your eye holes!

DJ Blakeland

With an Affinity for Heavy Kick Basslines and Strong Melodic Breakdowns it’s no wonder Blakeland a Trance and Hard Dance DJ from PHX AZ has become a well known name in the Valley of the Sun. His drive to push forward in both performance and musical taste has broken down many walls in genres leading him to pick up mesh and create a style all his own that both himself and the crowd enjoy. Since his first performance in early 2006 he had found himself a regular in the local dance circuit, He’s later traveled to Nevada, California, Florida and New Mexico dropping beats like bombshells destroying dance floors and crumbling the foundations of local venues.

None Like Joshua

As a versatile wordsmith and experimental electronic producer, None Like Joshua has been dabbling through a diverse set of music genres and topics to rap about since 2009. The level of fame that he’s garnered with over 17 million Youtube views has stemmed from rapping over his favorite electronic beats, his sci-fi and fantasy raps, and covers of his favorite rap songs intertwined with heavy electronic music. His music has traveled from Zelda to Star Wars, Eminem to Linkin Park, Skrillex to Flux Pavilion, and politics to love over dubstep, trap, and other dynamic electronic beats. NLJ’s lyrics and high energy is always complemented with music that inspires and hypes every listener. He’s made a name for himself with the support and collaborations from talented EDM producers, musical youtubers, and, of course, the tens of thousands of gamers, anime fans, and rap lovers who have shared one of his songs.

NLJ is taking over the internet with his music and EDM productions that anyone can dance and rock out to. According to FreshNewTracks, “he isn’t your average rapper. None Like Joshua comes in with a style like Mike Shinoda’s, but dreams further than the stars rapping over some of the hottest beats.” He’s also performed in various cities and countries during his career; from Washington to Texas, Atlanta to New Orleans, and even across Europe in Amsterdam and London. With an upcoming EP, epic remixes, covers, and collabs on the way, NLJ is sure to give a show you’ll never forget. You can find his music at youtube.com/nonelikejoshua

Warky T. Chocobo

Steve “Warky T. Chocobo” Nunez is an award-winning Singer, Lyricist, Composer, Letterer, Editor, and Actor for Video Games, Film, Audio Books, and more.

As an actor, Steve first broke into voice acting narrating audio books, and from there into all facets of media. Some of his favorite works include narrating, “The Souls of the Saintlands” Book series by Tonya Adolfson, Lady Woo in Nexon’s Dungeon Fighter Online, Rift Bubbles in Heroes of Newerth, The Demon Lord in The Seduce Me Otome Series, and in Ant-Man playing as a homeless man.

As a musician, Steve is a singer of the Parody Mormon Band, “They Might Be Elders”, of which he sang and wrote the lyrics for all of his albums. He has composed music and done Post-Production work for Video Games, Television, Movie Trailers, and more.

Under the tutelage of Yamila Abraham, CEO and award winning author of Yaoi Press, Steve got his start lettering for Yaoi Press’s web series, “The Yaoikuza”, and has worked on BL and Yaoi manga both in physical and digital print and looks forward to what the future has in store for him.

Death of the Arcade (DOTA)

Death of the Arcade is the premier Rock Band Bar Night provider for the state of Colorado. We have been providing the highest level of Rock Band related entertainment for over 8 years! We have been a proud part of Animeland for several years and have enjoyed providing our unique style of entertainment for the unique individuals who attend the convention. Rock Band comes from the creators of Guitar Hero and works as an amazing Karaoke alternative. Imagine that a group of friends wants to get on stage, at a normal karaoke event they would have to wait for each person to get their chance in the spotlight. You’d be lucky if each person gets to play 2 songs in the whole evening. With Rock Band, we get the whole group up to play together, Guitar, Bass, Drums and a Singer. Everyone gets a chance to play and they get more overall stage time. It is easy to play and caters to a wide audience because there are more options than just singing. The allure of being a rock star for the night can be felt by most anyone.

Death of the Arcade is an officially sanctioned Rock Band Bar Night and is sponsored by Harmonix to provide high quality entertainment. We take the game and pump up the production value to bring an unforgettable experience. We have stages, lights, fog machines, and all of the premium instruments to provide an event that everyone can enjoy.

Death of the Arcade has a library of over 1500 songs and counting, giving a truly diverse selection. We have provided our services for a wide variety of events, from small bar nights to large conventions and weddings.