Cosplay Mania 2023, marking its 15th anniversary, is set to be the ultimate celebration of cosplay culture, themed “Into the Chronosphere” under the concept of isekai adventure.
Bringing together remarkable guests from across the globe, the event will showcase J-Music Stars, Vtuber guests, and renowned cosplay personalities at the country’s premier cosplay convention.
Attendees can look forward to a grand spectacle featuring 200 exhibit booths and over 25 special guests. The highlight will be the Japanese Anime Music (JAM) Concert, featuring performances by six special musical guests. The event will unfold across three expansive halls: Hall EX for exhibits, Hall SP for special performances, and the newly introduced Hall MG for Meet and Greet and All-Star Avenue.
Cosplayers will have the opportunity to compete in various contests like the Cosplay Karaoke Cup and Cosplay Mania Cup, offering loads of entertainment and excitement.
In collaboration with Anime Festival Asia (AFA), Cosplay Mania will host an exclusive meet-and-greet session with Hakken, one of Asia’s most successful and talented cosplayers.
Notably, the event is supported by major sponsors, including Globe Telecoms, Arigatoys Collectibles, Embassy of Japan, Japan Foundation, Razer Gold, Hubbyte Toy Store, Brother International Corps, Aniporium, VOLS, GMA Store, Gamdias, District 1 Cosplay Studio, Hisamitsu Pharmaceuticals, Ikemen Series by Cybirds, Hotel 101, and Animax Asia.
Cosplay Mania ’15 is scheduled for September 30 and October 1, 2023, at the SMX Convention Center in SM Mall of Asia, Pasay City. For more information, visit www.cosplaymania.com.
ANIMEPH is a media partner of Cosplay Mania 2023.