Animebashi powered by Tokyo Otaku Mode is a new hub for anime, manga, and cosplay inside Rose City Comic Con! Taking place September 7-9 all three days of Rose City, Animebashi brings you Japanese pop culture guests, exhibits, events, and more, and all these experiences are included with your Rose City Comic Con badge! We’re proud to present a focus on Japanese pop culture inside Portland’s Comic Con for the first time – and be your bridge to Japan!
ANIMEBASHI AREAS AND EVENTS
Animebashi powered by Tokyo Otaku Mode will include events and activities all across Rose City Comic Con, with our main features including…
- Dedicated Pavilion – A 10,000+ square foot pavilion on Rose City’s expo floor featuring booths from both publishers and dealers across Japanese pop culture.
- Guests – Japanese pop culture celebrities appearing on panels, signings, and more.
- Panels and Screenings – From publishers and guests as well as experts and fans.
Check back for our full schedule and guest list later this summer!
GUESTS FROM AMERICA AND JAPAN
Animebashi powered by Tokyo Otaku Mode is committed to bringing guests from across the US and Japan together in Portland! Keep checking for new guests!
DRAGON BALL NORTH AMERICA TOUR
Portland is the Dragon Ball North America Tour‘s official Pacific Northwest stop! Join in a massive celebration of the upcoming Dragon Ball Super movie with unique events and exclusives from…
ANIMEBASHI’S PDX RAMEN SUMMIT – SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 9 – 12 PM
Join us on Sunday, September 9th at Animebashi’s PDX Ramen Summit panel and meet Portland’s distinguished ramen chefs, Gabe Rosen (Noraneko / Biwa) and Kayoko Kaye (Kayo’s Ramen Bar) with Taichi Ishizuki (CEO, of Afuri USA) as they discuss their unique backgrounds/careers, the cultural significance of ramen and the rise of the dish’s popularity in PDX and across the United States.
PROUDLY POWERED BY TOKYO OTAKU MODE
Animebashi welcomes Tokyo Otaku Mode as our presenting partner. Based in Tokyo, Japan and with a US headquarters in Portland, Tokyo Otaku Mode is an online portal bringing official and original Japanese toys, accessories, and apparel to fans around the globe. Tokyo Otaku Mode also shares the latest Japanese pop culture news through its Facebook page, which has over 20 million likes as of May 2018. Expect big things from Tokyo Otaku Mode, and more details will be revealed soon!
SUBMIT A PANEL OR EVENT
Do you fancy yourself Portland’s foremost expert on My Hero Academia or want to talk about the deep cultural importance of Devilman Crybaby? Submit a panel application to be part of Animebashi!
BE PART OF THE ANIMEBASHI PAVILION
Are you an anime or manga publisher or retailer and want to be part of the Animebashi experience on Rose City’s expo floor? Sign up now!
SO, WAIT, I REALLY DON’T NEED ANOTHER TICKET?
Yup! Animebashi powered by Tokyo Otaku Mode is part of Rose City Comic Con! As long as you’ve got a Rose City badge, you can take part in all of Animebashi, too.
CREATED WITH OUR FRIENDS AT ANIME NYC
Anime NYC powered by Crunchyroll is Rose City Comic Con’s sister show in New York City, and we’re excited to have Anime NYC co-create Animebashi with us! We’re building something new inside Rose City that’s genuine to Portland with an authentic anime con spin!