Japan Expo is back at the Paris Nord Villepinte Exhibition Centre from July 4th to 7th. Japanese culture lovers and fans of manga and anime, this event is for you. This is a hugely exciting and popular convention, so to be sure of attending, book your Parisian break at the Hotel Daunou Opera today.
Mangamania is coming to Paris
Fans of manga, anime enthusiasts and cosplay lovers, don’t miss the 20th edition of Japan Expo, where a varied and thrilling programme awaits you. The event marks its twentieth anniversary this year and will be celebrating in style with the help of some exceptional guests from the Land of the Rising Sun!
The world’s largest show dedicated to Japanese culture to take place outside Japan has invited, for the occasion, a host of prominent manga creators. The guest of honour is the artist and author Go Nagai, of Goldorak and science-fiction manga fame. Other great masters of manga and anime attending the con include Leiji Matsumoto, who many know to be the creator of Space Pirate Captain Harlock, and young talent Daiki Kobayashi, who has given us the shonen manga Ragna Crimson.
Shows, exhibitions, demonstrations and guests
If Japan Expo is the essential event for all fans of Manga, it’s also eagerly awaited by fans of Japanese music, groups and singers, video games, sport, gastronomy, fashion, lifestyle, wellness, traditional culture and more. Japan Expo offers a golden opportunity to enjoy numerous cultural, artistic and musical events in one location. Martial arts and costume making demonstrations, gaming sessions, traditional dance performances, live music concerts and a great samurai show are also part of the 2019 schedule, which promises to fulfil all the expectations of Japanese culture lovers.
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