Fun panels, and a good mix. I brought my wife this year (who isn't into anime), and she found a lot of panels to interest her. In particular, some of the food panels and the Japanese commercials were mostly good.
Smooth lines, rarely needing to wait (except to queue up for popular workshops)
Friday night autograph line for Erika Harlacher stalled for 20 minutes while someone monopolized her with conversation. The staff should have moved things along
Some popular panels (e.g., Japanese Commercials) should have been in one of the big panel rooms. There's a