Japan’s Largest Anime Fair is Back

Love or loathe anime, it means big business in Japan and is a huge pull for tourists.

The 2012 International Anime Fair, held in the cavernous halls of Tokyo Big Sight is worth a visit just to experience otaku in their native habitat.

Tickets are only ¥1,000 per day and be sure to take a camera as the hundreds of cosplay enthusiasts will impress even long time expats with their sheer dedication to comic book and game characters.

Date: March 24

Tickets: ¥1,000

More info: www.tokyoanime.jp

Venue: Tokyo Big Sight, Odaiba.

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