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A massive FANTOKU Thank You!

This is going to be a long post so please bear with us, but we wanted to get it out there ASAP. After talking to staff and vendors and musicians and a few other involved parties and crunching our budget numbers we want to announce that for ONF presents – Fantoku: Fantasy Tokusatsu Nerd Fest …

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Chozo Ninpo announced for FANTOKU!

Chozo Ninpo …is a former Nerdcore Hip-Hop emcee turned event coordinator/promoter and occasional “DJ” that likes to play oddball music videos that will either make you laugh out loud or question your own existence. Starting his Nerd Music “careeer” back on the old RhymeTorrents forums and releasing such “classics” as Robot Girlfriend, Game Dreams, and …

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Rhythm Bastard to play at FANTOKU!

Rhythm Bastard …is a self-described “Punk Rock Mercenary”, and takes the stage armed only with his voice, his guitar and his band-mate, a laptop, playing a mix of punk, garage rock, and filk. After moving to Florida from New York, the Rhythm Bastard is a regular on the convention circuit playing shows like Holiday Matsuri, …

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Geekapella to perform at FANTOKU!

Geekapella …is Orlando’s hometown geeky a cappella group! With the popularity of shows like Glee and movies like Pitch Perfect, a cappella performances are back in the mainstream—and Geekapella is here to make sure pop culture is represented. They’ve performed alongside bands like Emerald Rose, The Doubleclicks, and The Cog is Dead, turning every event …

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PolyKarp to perform at FANTOKU!

PolyKarp … is an Orlando based producer and DJ specializing in K-Pop, J-Pop, and anime remixes. Known for very versatile performances, he brings a wide range of energy to any party. Whether it be feel good house music or heavy hitting trap tunes, he’s got you covered. You might recognize him if you frequent events …

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Jackson Parodi to play FANTOKU!

Jackson Parodi …is an accordion player who specializes in music from video games, memes, professional wrestling, and everything in between. He releases weekly accordion videos on YouTube, and regularly broadcasts accordion music on Twitch. Jackson has performed at such events as Awesome Games Done Quick, Zeldathon, TwitchCon, MAGFest, and Smash the Record. You might also …

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StarF to perform at FANTOKU!

StarF …is a pretty cool guy who occasionally yells at a microphone and calls the results music. Influenced by the Minneapolis punk and hip hop scenes, he creates rap music that is sporadic, energetic, and often just plain fun. A member of the nerdcore community for nearly a decade, StarF has performed along side the …

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Ben Briggs announced for FANTOKU!

Ben Briggs Photo Credit: Vikka Leoni … is a full-time musician, entertainer, and DJ with over a decade of experience, most widely known for remixing video game music. As the co-founder of Tiny Waves and a veteran contributor to GameChops, he has quickly become a key influencer in the industry with successful events and music …

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Nuclear Bubble Wrap performing at FANTOKU!

Nuclear Bubble Wrap …is a psychedelic/alternative rock band from Nashville, TN. Their music is known for containing lush, multi-layered psychedelic arrangements, with catchy melodies and witty lyrics. They’re known for their sense of humor and tendency to lean towards nerdy references and subject matter. They quickly started getting airplay on the Dr. Demento Show and …

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Sci-Fried to rock out at FANTOKU!

Sci-Fried … is freaking awesome. They’re the true embodiment of what “Geek Rock” is. In fact, if you looked up the definition of Geek Rock, you’d see their picture next to it! They’ve been a staple of the Orlando Nerd Fest for years, and have been playing gigs way before that even. The talent and …

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Gerard K. Marino presents: GKMusique

Gerard K. Marino Gerard K. Marino exploded into the game music scene in 2005 as the principal composer for the original GOD OF WAR series and further cemented his reputation for larger-than-life thematic orchestral writing with his scores for DC UNIVERSE ONLINE and THE AMAZING SPIDERMAN. But his musical journey started in Orlando as a …

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PikaBelleChu and PikaBug at FANTOKU!

Guest Announcement PikaBelleChu and PikaBug You can’t talk about Pikachu without bringing these two up! PikaBelleChu has been cosplaying for over 18 years and has created over 90 costumes to date ranging from original Pokemon inspired gowns to Disney, SciFi, and other anime characters. She is well known for her continuing passion for Pokemon for …

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Symphonic Pheenix Force announced for ONF Mystery Event!

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Symphonic Pheenix Force …is a nerdcore hip-hop group with musical sights set upon nostalgic entertainment and equipped puns into one accord. Based out of Tampa, FL, SPF includes Philonius Phunk, LX, Terrible Toad King, SirenSeraph, and Swag Switcha. Their hit single, “About To Start Rapping,” not only hit online airwaves but also has been featured …

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DJ RoboRob announced for ONF Mystery Event!

DJ RoboRob …is a multi-genre producer/DJ currently based out of Dallas, TX. He’s successfully remixed music from video games like Overwatch, Donkey Kong Country, Undertale, Chrono Trigger and loves to collaborate and release tracks that highlight his production style. He has multiple releases with Tiny Waves, Gamechops, Gaxel, Attack the Music, and more. Here’s a …

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Professor Shyguy announced for ONF Mystery Event!

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Professor Shyguy The best description for Professor Shyguy’s music is as follows; high energy, chiptune-electro-rocking, 8-bit, epicly vocalized, highly dance-able, theatrical nerd-pop. Singing 50% about video games and the other 50% is anything from Space/Time to English Language gymnastics. He is recently known for singing Starring Star, the Funimation dub outro to the Dragon Ball …

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