Don Chaddock/The Telegraph Mike and Charlotte Martin, of Citrus Heights, clear out much of Mike's private collection at the SacAnime Convention on Saturday. Mike said his collection had grown to fill more than two rooms so he purchased a table at the convention to help make space in his home. He said he's more accustomed to being on the purchasing side of the table.
Don Chaddock/The Telegraph Alec Satterlee, 13, of Auburn, scours the dealers' room at the SacAnime Convention on Saturday. The event drew more than 2,500 on Saturday alone from as far away as Reno, Nev., and San Diego.
Don Chaddock/The Telegraph Japanese animation fans join the conga line at the SacAnime Convention on Saturday.
Don Chaddock/The Telegraph Bart Sanchez, of San Mateo, strikes a pose as a member of the Raccoon City Police Department (shown in the "Resident Evil" video game and movie series).
Don Chaddock/The Telegraph Nicole Stevenson, of Vacaville, walks to the entrance of the Sac Anime Convention on Saturday. She made the "Black Widow" costume herself. "I like being able to express creativity and be recognized for my hard work," she said.
Don Chaddock/The Telegraph Wolf's "clothing" is what Chelsea Mascari, of Auburn, donned for the Sac Anime Convention on Saturday. She browsed the dealers' room looking for souvenirs.
Don Chaddock/The Telegraph Kelsey Kraus, of Orangevale, draws Japanese animation-style characters during the Sac Anime Convention on Saturday in Sacramento.
Don Chaddock/The Telegraph Nikki Plesha, of Sacramento, created the costume Batman villain "Harle Quinn." She said she's been to six of the previous Sac Anime Conventions.