• BABSCon Presents The Voice: Equestria

    With BABSCon right around the corner, and a boatload of major guests planned for it, they have released a few more major news announcements for the leadup, including a big one with Tara Strong herself! Are you brave enough to venture into the world of voice acting with Tara as the judge? Can you handle the pressure? Are you planning to attend the con this April? Then hit it up below!

    BABSCon Presents The Voice: Equestria

    So you think you have what it takes to be the next great voice actor or actress? Well, let us be the first to tell you...maybe you do! Hosted by the Queen of Twilightliciousness herself, Tara Strong (and her celebrity co-judges), The Voice: Equestria challenges you to show off what your voice is capable of! Tara & friends want to test the limits of your vocal imagination that will capture audiences and make us laugh and cry. No need to try and mimic the mane 6, we are looking for the real deal—original characters and personalities brought to life only with the power of your voice!

    If you, brave and talented soul, are attending BABSCon this April and wish to enter, submit to us a short Youtube video of yourself strutting your stuff and that wicked tongue of yours then tweet a link of that video to @babsconsf w/ hashtag #TheVoiceEquestria to grab the pre-contest judges’ attention. Finalists will be chosen to compete and perform in front of a panel of our Guests of Honor to via for the grand prize and the title of being The Voice of Equestria.

    The Rules:

    1. You must be attending BABSCon in person and be 18 or over to be eligible.

    2. To enter, upload a video to YouTube (or similar service) of no more than 3 minutes in length displaying your range as a VA* (Note: This is NOT “mimic as many ponies from MLP:FiM as possible”…we want distinct characters with a variety of pitches, tonalities, accents, etc.).

    3. Tweet a link of your video to @babsconsf w/ hashtag #TheVoiceEquestria to submit it, and send an email to [email protected] with your name, BABSCon badge name, email address, and phone number.

    4. Our eager staff will select finalists from the submissions to compete on stage, live at BABSCon, where a panel of our MLP:FiM Guest of Honor VAs will audition you.

    Deadline for entries is 3/31/14.

    Do YOU have what it takes?

    The Bay Area Brony Spectacular (BABSCon) is the first convention devoted to My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic in the San Francisco Bay Area, and will be held on April 18-20, 2014 at the SFO Hyatt Regency in Burlingame, CA. Contact [email protected] for more information!