Saboten Con is a week away and there is a lot to look forward to this year. As usual, the programming at Saboten is jam packed and I wanted to share a few panels that I’m looking forward to. What panels/programming are you looking forward to? Comment below or share your favorites on Twitter (hint – tweet your favorites to Legion of Sand).

Anime Game Adaptations: The Good, The Bad, And The Horrifyingly Ugly.

Analysis of modern and classic anime-to-video game adaptations, ranging from the excellence of One Piece Pirate Warriors 3 and Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure All-Star Battle to the vapid tripe of J-Stars Victory VS, and Dragon Ball Z Sagas, and worse. RisingJericho runs down what these games to be locked firmly in your console for months on end, rather than gathering dust in 1 dollar bin of your local gas station.
Valley of the Sun B | 09/03/2017 10:00 PM – 11:00 PM

Being a YouTube content creator with D-Piddy
Join D-Piddy and learn how to be a YouTube content creator!
Ahwatukee (Guest) | 09/03/2017 10:00 PM – 11:00 PM

Martial Arts and Pop Culture

An analysis of how martial arts is used in movies, video games, and notably anime. What makes a good fight scene work? What looks good in anime, video game, and movies but is probably a bad idea in real world application? What weapons are practical?
Laveen A | 09/01/2017 07:00 PM – 08:00 PM

MegaMan Discussion
The Blue Bomber, the Super Fighting Robot…The only and one super-robot we all know and adore – in this panel, join Team.EXE as we discuss all things MegaMan all the way from the classics to Star Force! So why wait? Let’s all show this iconic bot some Mega-love!
Maryvale A (Gaming) | 09/01/2017 01:00 PM – 02:00 PM

The Best and Worst of Video Game Openings
We all know the feeling; you pop in a new game and get greeted with an explosion of emotion with the opening cinematic. Sometimes though, these cinematics just don’t sit right with the rest of the game, Come join Dowase as we explore some of our favorite openings, as well as some that just didn’t fit the bill!
Maryvale A (Gaming) | 09/01/2017 02:30 PM – 03:30 PM

If you want to check out the entire schedule yourself, you can click right here!