Anime & Manga

Anime and Manga Activities

All day • Midwest Trust Center Third Floor

Enjoy Anime and Manga with the vendors displaying your favorite Anime and Manga products. Follow the signs to experience Anime at its finest.

Video Gaming

10:00 am – 6:00 pm • MTC 344

Come and play video games.

Anime Screenings

10:00 am – 6:00 pm • MTC 338
Relax and watch Anime films and series.
Please check back for the screenings schedule or visit MTC 338 for schedule the day of the festival.

Cosplay Fashion Show and Contest

6:00 pm • Polsky Theatre

(Contestants meet at 5:45 pm • Polsky Theatre)

Come to Polsky Theatre and enjoy a Cosplay Fashion Show and Contest.  You must preregister to participate.  All cosplay entries must be related to Japanese culture. Judges will award prizes for four different categories.

To learn more, visit our Cosplay Contest Info Page for details.

Anime & Manga Booths

10:00 am – 7:00 pm • Midwest Trust Center (MTC) Third Floor

Artist Vendors

10:00 am–7:00 pm • OCB 246
  • White Rabbit
  • The Laughing Crow
    Japan Festival's Anime and Manga