Friday, November 12, 2010

AFA X(Anime Festival Asia 2010)

Here we are~!!! Another year of AFA: AFA X(Anime Festival Asia 2010)
This year will be held on 13th-14th November 2010 at Suntec Convention & Exhibition Hall 401 & 402, Singapore.
This year will have more artists!! (Woohoo!!) more events!! (Oh yeah!!) and more Cosplayers!! (Yosha!!)

Without wasting time, let's get into the event that's going to happen in less than 24 hours.
AFAX I anisong
In this event, there are 5 Artists, 6 Hours of concert, happens in 2 days!!!
On the first day, there are(their debut for the first time in Southeast Asia):
JAM Project
SCANDAL - Shoujo S in Bleach, Shunkan Sentimental in Fullmetal Alchemist
Angela - Aoi Haru in Seitokai Yakuindomo
And last but not least HATSUNE MIKU~!!! (Appeared last year too)
The next day will be:
Mizuki Ichirou

Talking about Café, last year they had Moe Moe Kyun Café.
And this year there will be:
Atelier Royale Butler Café
As the name said, a butler café. A themed restaurant with well-dressed male employees in waiter's uniform or even a tuxedo!! These butler are highly selected~!! Kyaa~!!!
And a sequel to last year's café, this year will be:
MMK: Don't be late!
Yup, this year will be Moe Moe Kyun Maid Café: School Days Ver.
All the ladies are in school unifrom... Better not miss it~!!!

In an anime festival, cosplay cannot be missed. Again, this year will be having a:
RCC(Regional Cosplay Championship) 2010
The top cosplay team from each participating SEA(Southeast Asia) will be sponsored by AFA X to compete in the RCC during 2-day anime festival.
They will be judge by a panel of distinguished guests from Japan and around the region, including KANAME(the best cosplayer ever from Japan).

This year they will have movie screening which are:
Next, talk about K-On!!, the seiyuu are here last year and this year will be seiyuu from the anime: Milky Holmes.
Other guests includes:
One of the Japan's most renowned cosplayer (RCC judge)
Japan's hottest male cosplayer
Alodia Gosiengfiao
Famous cosplayer from Philippine
Danny Choo
Known to most of us as one of the foremost otaku personalities and has recently added TV host (Culture:Japan) and producer to his resume. He will be hosting several segment.
Kana Hanazawa
Japan's seiyuu, her appearance are
Bakemonogatari(Nadeko Sengoku)
Durarara!! (Anri Sonohara)
Ore no Imouto ga Konna ni Kawaii Wake ga Nai (Kuroneko)

Let's see......what else....
Oh ya!! There's gonna be Itasha exhibition too.
What's Itasha?
Itasha(痛車), literally means Pain Car. It'a an culture in Japan where anime fans have their car stick with anime-related image, photos, character on their car.
Here's the video of the making of Itasha:

This character is called Mirai Suenaga, a mascot from Danny Choo website. Even Danny Choo himself like this video.
I just got this while I'm writing this post, a new itasha:

OK, this is what killing me, they even Project Dive Arcade in AFA X~!!!!!
one more thing, believe it or not, AKB48 is in Singapore as well~!! (WHAT?!!!)
Yup, you hear me right.... AKB48!!
But it's today (12th November 2010) a day before AFA
There are so much more events and limited items will be found in AFA X, I'll just show you the pictures...Enjoy!!

All this is brought to you by AFA(Facebook).

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