AnimeJapan, The world’s largest anime event by the AnimeJapan Organization is set to be held at Tokyo Big Sight from 25 March 2016 to 27 March 2016.
From anime-related companies to organizations that represent Japan, AnimeJapan will feature a total of 174 companies (a 118% increase from last year), split into two areas, the “Main Area” (with 149 companies and 696 booth units) and the “Business Area” (with 43 companies and 46 booth units).
These are some of the highlights of that will be taking place during the event:
Food Park Theater
Presented by SUGOI JAPAN, this theater will be screening the top 5 Anime works of “SUGOI JAPAN Award 2016”, a nationwide vote for Manga, Anime, Light Novels and Entertainment Novels. Japanese fans have joined and cast a ballot that will choose the works which should be given an opportunity to go abroad and become global hits.
Japanese fans have chosen (in no particular order):
- PSYCHO-PASS 2
- Episode 1: The Scales of Justice <299/300>
- Monthly Girls’ Nozaki-kun
- Episode 12: If this Feeling Isn’t Love, Then There is No Love in the World
- My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU TOO!
- Episode 1: Nobody Knows Why They Came to the Service Club
- Episode 12: Exodus * Christmas
- Your Lie in April
- Episode 22: Spring Wind
The chosen works will be screened twice a day for both days, you can find the screening schedule here
Mode Textile Dress
SuperGroupies, a shopping site dedicated to offering anime tradition that has class, fit well in daily clothes but still show a sense of the anime characters it is designed off, has produced a special dress from The [email protected] CINDERELLA GIRLS together with three world-famous creators.
The dress is designed to invoke the same feelings as the Idols, who have infinite possibilities, dancing in the sky, softly, joyfully.Colorful stars and rainbow are bouncing on the fabric called space fantasy. The dress is not only CUTE but also COOL and full of PASSION, just like the story of CINDERELLA GIRLS.