Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid Featured at Pop-up Anime Maid Cafe in New Jersey

Just Jen Cosplay as Tohru of Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid.

“With a flick of a wand, anyone who enters this castle transforms into royalty and is served the most delectable treats alongside wonderful performances. . . We are opening our doors this time to celebrate the land where Dragons co-exist in harmony with humans! ! Bring your loved ones and enjoy an afternoon tea filled with dragons & magic!”
For one day on May 20th, there were dragons in New Jersey.

Source: My Eye-Opening Trip To An Anime Maid Cafe

Northern California Blossom Festival 2017, Anime Talent Show, Cha & Kyoka: Amaterasu Dance Cover

NCCBF 2017, Anime Talent Show, Cha & Kyoka:
Amaterasu Dance Cover

This is a highlight of the Anime Talent Show at the Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival in San Francisco, CA on 4/16/2017. Featured is the first performance by Fanimaids Cha and Kyoka: a dance cover of Amaterasu from the iDOLM@STER! Continue reading →

Anisong World Matsuri at Anime Expo

Anisong World Matsuri makes its American debut at Anime Expo.

Featured Anisong World Matsuri Concert/Events:

Japan Super Live (7/2) Eir Aoi, JAM Project, Luna Haruna, Minami, sphere, T. M. Revolution, Yoko Ishida, DJ Kazu

Japan Band Battle (7/3) FLOW, OLDCODEX

ONE PUNCH MATSURI at AX (7/2) Performance by JAM Project, with guests Makoto Furukawa as Saitama, Director Shingo Natsume, and more…

Love Live! Sunshine!! Event: Nice to Meet You, We are Aqours! (7/2) Anju Inami as Chika Takami, Rikako Aida as Riko Sakurauchi, Nanaka Suwa as Kanan Matsuura, Arisa Komiya as Dia Kurosawa, Kanako Takatsuki as Hanamaru Kunikida, Ai Furihata as Ruby Kurosawa

Ticket information will be announced on the Anime Expo website.

Source: Eir Aoi, FLOW, JAM Project, OLDCODEX to headline Anisong World Matsuri at Anime Expo

FanimeCon 2016 Guests of Honor

FanimeCon 2016 brings together “by the fans, for the fans” a plethora of talent to the San Jose McEnery Convention
from May 27th, thru the 30th.

Announced are the following guests of honor:

Da-iCE 2nd album「EVERY SEASON」

Da-iCE a Japanese vocal and dance group, are the musical guests of honor this year. The members of Da-iCE are leader/dancer Taiki, vocalists Yūdai and Sōta, and dancers Tōru and Hayate. Each member represents one side of a six-sided dice, their fans representing the sixth side. The intentional “a-i” in the band’s name means “love” in Japanese. Continue reading →