Animax Carnival Philippines 2015 – is Set to Immerse the Filipino Fans in Japanese Culture!

Posted: May 31, 2015 in My Anime
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Animax, Asia’s first channel specializing in Japanese animation, will be bringing its annual flagship event back to the Philippines! Viewers and fans will be treated to two days of fun-filled anime-themed activities at Animax Carnival Philippines 2015, to be held at Hall 4 SMX Convention Center, Pasay City on 30 and 31 May 2015, 11am to 8pm.

Anime lovers can look forward to a bigger event this year with more exciting activities such as special performances by renowned cosplayer Alodia Gosiengfiao, the Animax Cosplay Competition, exciting activities and sale of exclusive anime merchandise, and special guest performances from Japan. Admission to the carnival comes at the affordable price of Php 200.00 each.

The Cosplay Royalty

The Queen of Philippine Cosplay, Alodia Gosiengfiao will be performing onstage bringing some of her best costumes and pegs. Her passion for anime, video games and other creative media has led her to contribute to the rise of Cosplaying activities in Philippines so better watch out for her.

Alodia Gosiengfiao

Animax Cosplay Competition

Animax Carnival Philippines 2015 will see the return of the acclaimed Animax Cosplay Competition for cosplay lovers!

Cosplayers can once again showcase their costume-making talents and emulation of their favorite anime characters with a range of realistic costumes and gravity-defying anime hairstyles to thrill visitors. This year, the competition will feature two categories, a solo category on 30 May, and a group (no more than 5) category on 31 May, both happening at 2pm to 5pm.

Participants of both categories will stand a chance to win cash and exciting prizes and goodie bags, with attractive prizes worth over Php10, 000!

To enter the competition, interested participants must submit their entries to the Animax office by 22 May 2015, 6pm. For more information, please refer to http://www.animax-asia.com/acph2015/cosplay

Exciting activities and anime merchandise

Fans will get to be submerged into the world of anime and the Japanese culture through this year’s carnival.

Attendees will be able to play traditional Japanese games and preview all of the anime posters and character artworks that have been featured on Animax. They can experience iconic Japan by learning how to write their names in Japanese and folding Origami for display. There will also be purchasable Japanese fashion pieces and Japanese food from a variety of designer booths and food stalls. Furthermore, fans will also be able to immerse themselves in products and gaming activities sponsored by Sony.

Event goers will also get to have a chance to win various merchandise and premiums from Animax such as drawstring bags, sticky notes, folders, fans and much more.

Special guests and appearances

Animax Carnival Philippines 2015 will also be celebrating Japanese culture with the performances of special guests.

We have performers from Japan namely “Triqstar” , who is known for mixing traditional Japanese Kabuki elements with new-age dance and Tambourine Master “Gonzo” will also be featured in the event. A Jpop dance routine will also be staged by the group, Junior New System.

Triqstar

For more details on the carnival and the cosplay competition, visit the official Animax Carnival Philippines Website (www.animax-asia.com/acph2015); Like Animax Asia on Facebook: (www.facebook.com/animaxasiatv); Follow Animax Asia on Twitter (@animaxasiatv). Fans can also join in the conversation through the official hashtag #ACPH.

Animax Carnival Philippines 2015 is jointly organized by Animax Asia in partnership Royal Tru Orange and Brothers. Animax is available in the Philippines on Skycable Channel 46 and Cignal Channel 34.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Animax Carnival?

Animax Carnival aims to engage and entertain everyone around anime and all things Japanese. Thanks to your support, it’s finally back here in the Philippines!

What can I expect from Animax Carnival?

There are a few zones, for everyone to be fully submerged in Animax and the Japanese culture.

  • Carnival– where you can play fun traditional Japanese games and preview all of the anime posters and character artworks that have been on Animax!
  • Yoyogi Park– where you can experience iconic Japan by learning how to write your name in Japanese and folding your own Origami underneath our very own Sakura Tree!
  • Harajuku– where you can buy Japanese fashion pieces and taste Japanese food from a variety of food stalls and designer booths!
  • Akihabara– where you can immerse yourself in products and gaming activities sponsored by Sony.

When and where is Animax Carnival 2015 held at?

Animax Carnival Philippines 2015 will be held at Hall 4 SMX Convention Center, Pasay City from 30 to 31 May 2015. The opening hours for both days will be from 11am to 8pm.

With so many activities, how much is the entrance fee to Animax Carnival Philippines 2015?

Animax Carnival Philippines is upping the ante this year! With a bigger space at SMX Convention Center Hall 4, we are able to accommodate more anime fans and transport them to a scenic interpretation of both old and new Japan. Event goers will also get to have a chance to win various merchandise and premiums from Animax such as drawstring bags , sticky notes, folders, fans and so much more. To be a part of such an amazing experience, the entrance fee is Php 200 per day.

Where can we get our tickets for the Animax Carnival Philippines 2015?

Tickets are available in all SM Tickets outlets at all SM Cinema ticket booths, selected SM Stores, MOA Arena Box Office and at http://www.smtickets.com

I did not manage to buy tickets for the Animax Carnival Philippines 2015 beforehand. Can I purchase them on-site?

Yes, you can buy your tickets on site for both days of the event. But do arrive earlier so that you can experience all the activities at the Animax Carnival Philippines 2015!

How do I get to Animax Carnival?

Animax Carnival Philippines 2015 will be held at Hall 4 SMX Convention Center, Pasay City.

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