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AnimeJapan 2016

  • AnimeJapan 2016

    Tokyo Big Sight
    25 – 26 March 2016 (Business Area)
    26 – 27 March 2016 (Main Area/ Family Anime Festa)

    Fans of Japanese anime, get together! AnimeJapan, a largest event of the genre, is coming back this March to Tokyo Big Sight:

    Features of 2016 edition

    • Presentation of new animation films, talks and lives such as on “Token Ranbu – ONLINE” (*lot drawing for admission to stage performances)
    • Cosplayers’ World on the theme of “Bungo Stray Dogs”
    • Display of collaborative works of anime and Japanese traditional crafts, as well as asnime and fashion
    • Exclusive sale of character tin badges “AJ Gacha”
    • Special food menu offered at Food Park, such as Special Pizza of Yugo Hachiken (“Silver Spoon”)
    • Anime-song club events

    For wannabe creators

    • Renowned creators give advice at seminars
    • Career consultation by anime-related companies and schools

    For family

    • Free entry all day to Family Anime Festa, held simultaneously to AnimeJapan (*exclusive to elementary school children and younger, accompanied by their parents)
    • Family shows (stage performances with popular anime characters and quiz competition)
    • Kids’ workshop to experience the creation of anime
    • Anime stands
    • Family food park
  • Place name Tokyo Big Sight
    East Exhibition Halls 1-6 [Main Area]
    Reception Hall (1F Conference Tower) [Business Area]
    (in Japanese) 東京ビッグサイト
    Dates 25 – 26 March 2016 (Business Area)
    26 – 27 March 2016 (Main Area/ Family Anime Festa)
    Opening hours 10 am – 5 pm (last admission 4:30 pm)
    *Fast Ticket holders from 9:30 am
    Price  AnimeJapan 2016
    Junior high school students & older: ¥2000 (advance ticket: ¥1600)
    Elementary school children & younger: free
    *advance tickets are on sale since 18 December 2015
    *check the event’s website for details
    Family Anime Festa 2016: free
    *Elementary school students and younger accompanied by their parents only
    Address Tokyo Big Sight
    3-11-1 Ariake, Koto-ku, Tokyo
    Getting there
    • 3 min walk from Kokusai-Tenjijo-Seimon Station (Yurikamome Line)
    • 7 min walk from Kokusai-Tenjijo Station (Rinkai Line)

* The above is the information known at the time of publication and subject to change without prior notice.


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