The Funan Anime Matsuri is back, with big-time guests from Japan, as well as some of the biggest names in cosplay, attending the event! The event will be held at the Funan DigitaLife Mall’s Main Atrium Level 1 from 6 – 12 June, and yes, THE ENTRANCE TO THE EVENT WILL BE FREE!
Celebrity cosplayers like Ajo, Baozi, Hana, ELY, Kaname✩ , Mayu, Mon, Saffron, SeeU and Xiao Xiao Bai will all be in attendance, and fans will be treated to cosplay workshops and meet-andgreet sessions with them.
Meanwhile, AniSong singer, Luna Haruna, will be performing from 11 – 12 June, while sasakure.UK, known for his skillful and meticulous use of popular vocal synthesis programmes, will also be entertaining fans at the anisong concerts on 10 and 11 June.
The event will also be holding an Assassination Classroom Real Escape Game:
“To make this year’s festival even more exciting, Funan DigitaLife Mall will be hosting a anime-themed escape room game titled “Escape the Assassination Classroom” based on the popular Japanese manga series Assassination Classroom, which has been adapted into anime. “Escape the Assassination Classroom” is a ticketed event and players will take part in this physical adventure game in groups of six. Locked in a room, players will have to use elements of the room to solve a series of puzzles and escape within a set time limit. This marks 2 the debut of “Escape the Assassination Classroom” in Singapore, and the first time that Funan DigitaLife Mall is hosting an escape room game.
Fans can purchase tickets from: http://reg-classroom.peatix.com/“
Japan is known for bringing us some of the scariest horror movies ever, and there will be a Japanese-style horror house during the Funan Anime Matsuri 2016 called SIX EXITS: Japanese horror house!
SIX EXITS is a legendary horror house project that started in Tokyo and operated for a limited time of 6 months. SIX EXITS from Obaken is an immersive, handmade horror house with themes and timed-escape challenges direct from Japan. Players are caught in a room and must complete the challenge within the time limit (5mins per room) before moving on the next room.
Fans can purchase tickets at the door or online, more details to be announced.
Not only that, there will also be a Japanese fashion show, and fans can also get to try out Yukatas!
For the first time, Funan Anime Matsuri will host a fashion show at the atrium! On 11 June 2016, Saturday at 5pm, Japanese singers and models AKIRA and Takeru will strut down the fashion runway! AKIRA and Takeru will also style and make-over 2 local cosplayers!
Press conference: Friday, 5pm at Level 1 atrium.
Media and the public are welcomed to come see what JRunway has to offer + interview the artistes, AKIRA and Takeru.
Meet-and-Greet Takeru and AKIRA at Funan Anime Matsuri
Spend S$80 and above at JRunway from 27 May – 11 June to redeem a meet-and-greet ticket to see Takeru and AKIRA. The meet and greet ticket entitles you to a handshake and a polaroid photo with Takeru and AKIRA at the JRunway booth. You must show purchase proof at JRunway’s booth.
Meet-and-greet times: 11 June 2016 Saturday at 13:30-14:00, 14:30-15:00, 15:30- 16:00
Yukata trying Dress up in traditional Japanese wear at JRunway’s booth!
Try out yukatas or purchase yukatas at JRunway! Free matching accessories will be given when you purchase a yukata. Yukatas will also be S$10 off from 27th May – 12th June on JRunway.com
Event: Funan Anime Matsuri
Date: 6 – 12 June 2016
There will also be a cosplay competition and movie screenings! The Funan Anime Matsuri will be held at the Funan DigitaLife Mall’s Main Atrium Level 1 from 6 to 12 June 2016. More information can be found here: http://www.afachan.asia/2016/05/event-celebrate-japanese-culture-week-funan-anime-matsuri/
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