Anime Expo or AX is one of the major anime expositions to take place in North American yearly. It is usually held in the first week of July and last year attracted almost 45,000 attendees throughout it’s four days. AX 2010 will take place from July 1-4 2010 the Los Angeles Convention Center.
Anime Expo is one of those massive shows like the E3, Tokyo Game Show, Tokyo Auto Show and others that I hope to be able to attend once in my lifetime. Guests at AX 2010 from the anime, J-pop, manga industries include Japanese actress Saki Aibu, J-pop group, AKB48, voice actor Yui Horie, manga artist Rei Hiroe, anime producer Tomohiko Ishii, J-rock band SOPHIA among many others.
I can only watch the embedded above and dream about one day being able to attend. FOr more information visit the official Anime Expo website. Will you be attending AX 2010? If you are reading this after or during the AX 2010 how was it?
Kirk is a proud Jamaican who started Jamaipanese.com in February 2006 and now lives in rural Japan. He enjoys sharing his experiences learning about Japan, personal milestones in life as well as interests such as photography, gaming and travelling.