Manga Planet will visit Cosplay Mania 2018 for the first time!
This year marks our first appearance at Cosplay Mania. Attending as press, we will take exclusive photos for all our fans around the world!
What is Cosplay Mania?
Cosplay Mania is one of the largest cosplay-centric convention held annually in the Philippines and celebrates its 10th anniversary this year. The event does not only invite world-famous cosplayers to meet and greet fans. It also gives manga, anime, gaming, and cosplay fans the opportunity watch live stage shows of voice actors, stage actors, and music artists from Japan, and shop from big name brands like Bandai, Good Smile Company, and K-BOOKS, have an arcade experience, and participate in tournaments and contests among many other activities.
Cosplayers attending Cosplay Mania this year include Star Cosplayers Emperor Cosplay and Astarohime from Russia, Hakken from Malaysia and Ola Aphrodite from Indonesia. 2.5D stage fans will also have the chance to see actors Hiroki Ino (Haikyuu!!, Touken Ranbu, Bleach Musical) and Kousuke Asuma (Haikyuu!!, Bleach Musical). Voice Actors Chiharu Sawashiro (Yu-Gi-Oh! VRAINS, Beyblade Burst God) and Shunsuke Takeuchi (The Idolm@ster Cinderella Girls, Haikyuu!!, Yu-Gi-Oh! VRAINS, Fate/Apocrypha) will make appearances during the convention.
Anison DJ and author DJ SunaP and video producer DJ29MEAT will perform on the EX Stage. Cosplay Mania JAM (Japanese Anime Music), a concert held both nights of the convention, will feature live performances by AiRI and Zwei (Robotic Notes: Elite, Terra Formars Revenge, Steins; Gate 0), Megumi Nakajima, and fhána (Miss Kobayashi;s Dragon Maid, Knights & Magic, Märchen Mädchen.)
Cosplay Mania 2018 will be held from September 29 to 30 at the SMX Convention Center Manila, Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay City. For more information, visit Cosplay Mania’s official website: http://www.cosplaymania.com