Anime Festival marks its 10th Anniversary
Tokyo International Anime Fair 2011
Business Day: March 24 (Thu) – 25 (Fri)
Public Day: March 26 (Sat) – 27 (Sun)
TOKYO BIG SIGHT (East Exhibition Halls No. 1, 2, 3 and others)
The Tokyo International Anime Fair Executive Committee (Chairman: Shintaro Ishihara, Governor of Tokyo) will host the “Tokyo International Anime Fair 2011” at Tokyo Big Sight from Thursday March 24 to Sunday March 27, 2011. This year’s fair is the tenth in the annual series. This fair is an international exhibition in which anime-related companies and organizations such as animation production companies, TV and film companies, toy and game software companies gather from both Japan and overseas. The fair has been held in spring every year since 2002, and it marks its 10th anniversary this year.
The 2011 fair consists of three main features: “Trade Fair” where visitors can obtain the very latest information, “Competition” which will see the best anime works being selected and presented with awards, and “Events” which offers features such as symposiums, stage events and special exhibitions.