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Upcoming Event: O-kun Fiesta 2




After the success of their first event last year with thousands of Japanese pop culture enthusiasts from all over gathering at the SMX Convention Center, Otaku Asia Anime Magazine brings O-kun Fiesta 2, with the Japanese lantern festival as its theme.  This year they promise to have even more tutorials, panel discussions, magazine signings and contests in order to emulate the magazine’s contents into a two-day fun-filled event happening on June 4-5, 2016 at Function Room 1 of the SMX Convention Center. is an official media partner, so we hope to see you there as we do our coverage of both days.

Upcoming Event: 10th TAGCOM (Toys and Hobbies Convention 2016)




Already on a decade of existence in bringing delight to collectors, hobbyists and enthusiasts in the Philippines and beyond, Hobby@Worx proudly presents The Gathering 10th TAGCOM (Toys and Hobbies Convention) this coming April 16-17, 2016 in SM Megatrade Hall 3. As an annually anticipated event, TAGCOM will be two-day festivity and gathering of collectors and toy enthusiasts all sharing their passions to the hilt. 3rd Anniversary Party


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Every one of us at is grateful to all the people who have supported us through the years, which was why we really wanted to have a small party where we could gather everyone and have some fun with each other’s company.  Despite the shortage of time and resources, we still got to have our little wish as our friends and sponsors joined us at’s 3rd Anniversary Party held last weekend at 121 Grill and Restaurant in Makati.

Upcoming Event: Nihongo Fiesta 2016




For those who are endlessly fascinated with the many facets of Japanese culture, The Japan Foundation, Manila presents an annual showcase of Japanese language, arts, and tradition at Nihongo Fiesta 2016 on Feb. 27, 2016 at Shangri-la Plaza Mall.  Informative contests, an engaging anime film showing and an exciting J-Pop concert all await attendees. is a media partner for this event, and we hope we can see you there on our coverage.

Cosplay Carnival 2016: Day 1






Come on, come all! Cosplay Carnival Day 1 has finally arrived, and this fun and fresh new event opened with much excitement as Day 1 filled Function Room 4 of the SMX Convention Center with thousands of attendees, all wanting to to experience all the attractions, games, contests and surprises as well as meet international guest cosplayers headlining the event, Rainier Tachibana and Kirisaki. is an official media partner for this exciting new event. Covering the event were our Correspondent Rin and Photographer Brymac, bringing the highlights of the first day of Cosplay Carnival.

Upcoming Event: AME Fair XI: Itadakimasu




Itadakimasu! UP AME presents its 11th AME Fair: Itadakimasu, at its humble roots at Bahay ng Alumni, UP Diliman Campus, on February 20,2016. Lots of things to do, so many things to see and experience at this year’s event so make sure to drop by and check it out. is an official mediam partner for this event

Upcoming Event: Cosplay Carnival 2016




Come one, come all to the newest cosplay event of the year, Cosplay Carnival 2016!! This will be a 2-day event filled with exciting activities that highlights some of the many fascinating aspects of cosplaying.  It aims to entertain cosplayers who have been around for years while welcoming new ones to this exciting hobby.  It will be held on February 20-21, 11am to 9pm at Function Room 4 of the SMX Convention Center at SM Mall of Asia.