AFA 2012 - A Taste of Things to Come!

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Anime Festival Asia Sea A
IMAGE SOURCE: ANIME FESTIVAL ASIA SINGAPORE

Been feeling rather melancholic lately with how quiet it's been? Excessively hot weather's been making you lethargic? Exhausted from the plethora of exams and projects you're swamped with?

WAKE UP!

Because things are about to get super exciting, as anibee was at the Anime Festival Asia 2012 (AFA 2012) Press Conference just this week!

Fripside
Anime Festival Asia Fripside
IMAGE SOURCE: ANIME FESTIVAL ASIA SINGAPORE

Aside from enjoying the exciting atmosphere of the conference and the ambience of the AKB Café, where it was held at, we also got a good sneak preview of what's to come!

  • Artise Extravaganza: A slew of A-list artistes in the Ani-song scene are slated to appear here such as May'n, FLOW, and a number of NEW guests who are making their first Singapore appearance, such as Sphere, Fripside and T.M. Revolution!!
  • T.M. Revolution
    Anime Festival Asia T.M. Revolution
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  • The Future is Now: Introducing a new element to the event, Japan Future Entertainment, which will feature many of Japan's top Record labels and entertainment agencies such as AMUSE Inc, A-Sketch, HORIPRO Inc., and King Records here in Singapore to showcase their latest materials!
  • Neko from the anime "K"
    Anime Festival Asia Neko
    IMAGE SOURCE: ANIME FESTIVAL ASIA SINGAPORE

  • Awesome Anime: Producer Go Nakanishi and Director Shinichiro Watanabe will grace the event with new featured content to share, including the hot new title, "K"!
  • Producer Go Nakanishi
    Anime Festival Asia Go Nakanishi
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  • Cosplayers Galore: Guest cosplayers will be present to dazzle the event, including AFA Ambassador, Kaname, and one of Japan's top cosplayers, singi! The finals of the AFA Regional Cosplay Championship will also take place at the event!
  • Shiro from the anime "K"
    Anime Festival Asia Shiro K
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  • Maids, Booths and More: The Maids and Butlers from the Moe Moe Kyun Maid Caf

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    & Atelier Royale Butler Caf

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    are back to serve and pamper you with their exquisite service!

And this is just the first taste of things to come! The AFA-gang promised to release more details of the event at a later date, including more booths, activities, and yet even more artistes and guests!! We can't wait!

- Q

Special thanks to AFA, dentsu and SOZO for the images and information.

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