Day Trip to Arashiyama
AnimeJapan 2017 will be open to the general public on March 25 and 26, 2017.
March 23-24 will be a business days for registered members of the industry and media.
AnimeJapan (formerly known as Tokyo International Anime Fair) is an annual tradeshow held at Odaiba's Big Sight convention center. It is the premier convention of the Japanese animation industry and one of the largest animation related events in the world. AnimeJapan is attended by several hundred Japanese and foreign TV and film production companies, as well as toy, game and software developers.
The majority of the floor space at Tokyo Big Sight is devoted to exhibition space featuring numerous booths by Japanese production companies, such as Toei Animation, Bandai Namco and Tezuka Productions, as well as foreign companies from around the world. Larger booths feature their own theaters and stages, and host live shows and special appearances by anime and manga creators as well as character actors that voice the parts.
Various events, including performances, interviews and announcementswill
be held at the exhibition's main event stages, some of which requirereservations. Another area is devoted to cosplaying where tradeshowvisitors are encouraged to show off their cosplay outfits. Otherattractions include anime-related workshops and seminars, anime goodsshops and a food park.
Tokyo Big Sight is located on Odaida in Tokyo. It is a few steps from Kokusai-Tenjijo Seimon Station on the Yurikamome Line or a five minute walk from Kokusai-Tenjijo Station on the Rinkai Line.
information source: japan-guide.com
Hours: The fair is open from 9:00 to 17:00 (entrance until 16:30).
Tickets can be bought at the door for 2200 yen or in advance for 1800 yen
from selected convenience stores and ticket agents. Advance ticket sales end a day ahead of the fair. The fair is open from 10:00 to 17:00 (entrance until 16:30).
Address: 3, Ariake, Koutou-ku, Tokyo 11-1