24th Annual Anime Expo To Host Over 100,000 Lovers of Japanese Animation & Pop Culture July 2-5, 2015 At L.A. Convention Center FeaturedWritten by David Nolen
Los Angeles, CA, JUNE, 2015 – The 24th Annual Anime Expo (AX), presented by The Society for the Promotion of Japanese Animation (SPJA), will play host to over 100,000 lovers of Japanese animation and pop culture, July 2-5, 2015, at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Sneaking up in attendance right behind Comic-Con, this year’s show will mark the biggest presentation in its history, with the exhibition floor taking up nearly 350,000 square feet of space within the Convention Center’s South and West Halls. See: http://www.anime-expo.org/ To Purchase Advance Tickets and Badges: http://www.anime-expo.org/registration/
A Wide Variety Of Special Guest Appearances, Panel Discussions, Autograph Sessions And Exclusive And Pre-Street Items Highlight VIZ Media’s Presence At The Nation’s Largest Anime Convention
San Francisco, CA, June 18, 2015 – VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), the largest publisher, distributor and licensor of manga and anime in North America, prepares for the nation’s largest dedicated anime convention, Anime Expo, with an exciting array of special guest appearances, panel discussions, autograph sessions, promotional giveaways and a variety of exclusive and pre-street items that will be available for purchase.
Viz Media Welcomes Famed Shojo Manga Artist Julietta Suzuki As A Special Guest Of Honor At 2015 Anime Expo FeaturedWritten by David Nolen
Creator Of KAMISAMA KISS Makes First-Ever International Appearance At North America’s Biggest Anime Convention And Helps Celebrate The Shojo Beat Imprint’s 10th Anniversary
San Francisco, CA, June 16, 2015 – VIZ Media, LLC (VIZ Media), the largest publisher, distributor and licensor of manga and anime in North America, proudly partners with the 2015 Anime Expo to present manga creator Julietta Suzuki for her first-ever professional appearance outside Japan.
Japan's hottest export, WagakkiBand has been announced as the Anime Expo 2015 Guest of Honor. They will perform their first U.S. show as part of the “Anime Expo Presents Cool Japan Festival” on Saturday, July 4th, 2015 at Club Nokia L.A. LIVE. Anime Expo is the largest Japanese cultural event in North America with over 220 thousand attendees over the course of the 4-day event.
2015 J-Pop Summit Lets Attendees Experience Japan And Its Spirit Of Hospitality At Unique Interactive Pop Travel Attractions FeaturedWritten by David Nolen
S.F.’s Annual Japanese Pop Festival Teams With Global Daily To Present Life-Sized Display Of Renowned Ryokan Traditional Inns And Japanese Travel Possibilities Recreated In Amazing Detail For J-POP SUMMIT Attendees
San Francisco, CA, June 10, 2015 – The 2015 J-POP SUMMIT, the Japanese pop culture event held annually in San Francisco, offers a fun and interactive experience of what it’s like to travel to Japan as it announces the POP TRAVEL AREA. The 2015 J-POP SUMMIT takes places Saturday and Sunday August 8th & 9th at the historic Fort Mason Center in San Francisco’s Marina district.
You guys ready for a good time? I'll tell you this much, it doesn't get much better than this event; equalling, if not surpassing other main events you'll see here in just its third year. I'm talking about MYTH: Legends of Burlesque and Magic. Featuring the talents of:
Back from ACEN, and noting I'm not 21 anymore...and can't party all night and shrug it off like I used to. Regardless, we have pics for you to fawn over. As is usual, if you're one of the cosplayers and see your pic in there, drop me a line if you wish, and I'll make them available.
So, after a few weeks, here's my little report on Anime Conji 2015. Kinda felt like this one needed a pick me up, even with some of what went down. Still, not a bad use of a weekend by any stretch. Take a gander inside, and check out what I thought. Maybe you'd like to attend in the future, who knows?
General Admission And V.I.P. Passes To The Bay Area’s Premiere Japanese Pop Culture Event At Fort Mason Go On Sale April 10!! Pop Singer Eir Aoi And All-Girl Rock Band Gacharic Spin To Perform
San Francisco, CA, April 10, 2015 – The J-POP SUMMIT, the Japanese pop culture celebration held annually in San Francisco, has announced that tickets to attend the 2015 edition of the festival go on sale on TODAY, Friday, April 10th. General admission as well as V.I.P. passes are now available.