The region’s biggest Japanese pop culture event and winner of the 2018 Singapore Tourism Awards Best Leisure Event — C3 Anime Festival Asia Singapore have revealed an amazing line-up of contents for 2019 at their recently concluded press conference at the famed Jewel Changi Airport! In attendance were key organizers and partners of the event, as well as Japanese cosplayer Enako and Singaporean cosplayer Rithe!
C3 Anime Festival Asia Singapore is slated from 29th November to 1st December 2019 at the Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre, fans can expect the latest anime, popular seiyuu, cutting edge exhibitions, amazing cosplayers, and a whole lot more.
The biggest annual anisong event in the region is back with another stellar line-up of performers direct from Japan! I LOVE ANISONG 2019 features fhána, Maaya Uchida, SCANDAL, and TRUE on 29th November, BLUE ENCOUNT, JUNNA, MYTH & ROID, and ReoNa on 30th November, and Ayaka Ohashi, Azusa Tadokoro, May’n, and Minori Chihara on 1st December. There will also be a special collaboration performance by all four artistes on 1st December, so fans should look forward to that!
C3AFA Singapore 2019 outdoes itself with this year’s cosplay guests! Japan’s top and world’s highest-paid cosplayer Enako will be attending the event as the official cosplayer of AFA mascot “Seika-chan”. Other guest cosplayers invited include Baozi & Hana, Hakken, Hikarin, Hiko, Hiroto, Mon, and Rithe. Fans of Baozi & Hana are especially invited to come down as this will be the duo’s final cosplay guest appearance.
The always popular Day Stage will be featuring top anime contents such as “YuruYuri”, “A Certain Scientific Railgun T”, “Zombie Land Saga”, “Fate/Grand Order”, “Null & Peta”, “NekoPara”, “That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime”, “Saekano the Movie: Finale” and “Sword Art Online Alicization: War of Underworld”!
For the first time ever, AFA Film Festival will be held at C3AFASG19! Featured films include the Southeast Asia premier “Frame Arms Girl Movie: Kyakkya Ufufu na Wonderland”, a special screening of “CENCOROLL CONNECT” and “ONE PIECE STAMPEDE”, a delayed concert screening of “Zombie Land Saga LIVE: Franchouchou Minna de Orabou IN SAGA” and more!
Another new feature at this year’s C3AFA Singapore is AFA PLAY! The new dedicated zone will include the “Naruto x Boruto: Ninja Selection Exam” — an escape room concept revolving around their iconic ninja exam featured in the anime. This is in addition to Art Duel, a regional competition where aspiring illustrators from different countries battle against one another, sponsored by XP Pen. More contents and activities to be announced soon!
Tickets can be purchased onsite at Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre’s 3rd floor concourse area for the “EXHIBITION ONLY” and “EXHIBITION + STAGE” tickets. Tickets for the “I LOVE ANISONG” (EXHIBITION + STAGE + CONCERT) can be purchased outside Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre’s Hall 404 on the 4th floor, or via animefestival.asia/singapore19/tickets-2019/.
C3 Anime Festival Asia Singapore 2019
29 November – 1 December 2019
Suntec Singapore Convention and Exhibition Centre
Exhibition Timing: 10 AM to 8PM