“Akiba” the nickname for Akihabara in Tokyo is currently the retail epicenter of Anime, Games and Toys in Tokyo. Akiba Town brings Akihabara right to the shores of Singapore with a market place that retails all things anime and Japanese related!
The Anime Live zone will screen the latest anime movies and series, stage live music performances, plus live character shows for children featuring the likes of Masked Rider, Power Rangers, Tamagotchi and more. In addition, anime and manga fans will get the chance to dress up as their favourite anime characters and take part in a Cosplay contest
This special content area will showcase some of Asia’s best and most successful animes, delivered to visitors via exclusive footage, artifacts, and rare materials behind the creative scenes, such as storyboards, character design, background design, and prop designs.
Aimed at building and developing the animation and related creative industries in Singapore and the region.
AFA08 will invite industry leaders to share their expertise and knowledge on content development and management. This B2B section will also target students considering a career in the anime industries.
Featuring all things related to Manga art.
Showcasing sketches from manga artists and Manga drawing competitions such as Graphite ’08 and Mangaka 08
-A BANDAI SHOWCASE
Planet Mech features model kits and toys, including exclusive models for collectors.
- 2008 Bandai Action Kits Universal Cup (BAKUC) Competition
- Exclusive Product Sales Launch
- Children’s Workshops - Bandai action kit construction
- Perfect Airbrush Challenge
- “Gundam Seed Destiny” Diorama Display
- Sangokuden Product Showcase