This year, the Anime Expo will once again be returning to Los Angeles. Bring out your cosplay and get ready for a fun and interactive event. The 2016 Anime Expo will take place from July 1st through the 4th and will be located at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Tickets for this event are now on sale.
The Anime Expo is the most comprehensive collection of all things anime. Sit in on over 70 industry panels and hear what your favorite companies have been up to as well as their creative process. Companies that will be present this year include Good Smile Company, FUNimation, Viz Media, Daisuki, Crunchyroll and many more. There will also be a number of fun places to relax, hang out, and get to know the wider community. Lounge 21, for example, is a lounge offering both alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages. Here, you can listen to live bands and musicians throughout the event. Lounge 21 will be open from 11am - 1:30am every day of the expo. The Manga Lounge is another great place to go to if you’re looking for a nice break from all the fun of the expo. At the Manga Lounge, search through our wide collection of manga and art books for all ages. With over 4,000 titles, you’ll be sure to find something you like. Over at the Entertainment Hall you can show off your cosplay or take pictures amidst one of the many sets that will be available during the expo. At the Entertainment Hall, you can also show off your gaming skills by signing up for one of the many eGaming tournaments or simply watch as other participants go head to head.
If you can’t wait for this event, then the 4-day pass is your best option. With a 4-day pass, you’ll have access to everything that the Anime Expo has to offer, If you can’t make it the whole weekend, or you simply want to attend a specific event on a certain night, the 1-day pass is the best option for you. For more information, visit www.anime-expo.org
If you will be attending the Anime Expo while staying in West Hollywood this July, be sure to book one of the hotels in close proximity to the Anaheim Convention Center for a quick commute!