I am returning to Cebu for the fourth time to witness this year's Otakufest, happening at the University of the Philippines - Cebu on the weekend of February 23-24, 2020.
"tl;dr - I'm graduating as well from the MNL48 fandom following my kamioshi, and let the newer fans do their thing."
Last year's event was done in a bar setup, but this year's edition has another addition: Water. Lots of it.
On her second visit, it's time to ask Nao Shirahane-sensei (DMYO) her thoughts on the illustrator scene so far, and what may happen in the future.
It's been so long since Otaku Expo has established itself to be one of the much-awaited hangouts for the casual otaku at SM Megamall's Megatrade Hall, and they will be there once again.
We can always predict major changes in the anime/cosplay/gaming community in the 2020s, and only the future will tell us if these outlooks will be a reality.
Anime Idol Convention 2020 organizers have announced that the event has been moved to a later date, citing the situation at Taal Volcano which erupted last Sunday afternoon.
In a letter sent to keepsakes. by our friends at Cubizone (Cubinet Interactive), they have officially announced that the Closed Beta Testing (CBT) for Naruto: Slugfest is live.
"Overall, the year 2019 has been awesome - already looking forward to what this year will bring to us!"
"Therefore, we can agree that the "Decade of Anime" fan poll is reserved to only Funimation-licensed titles, dominated by fans who are majority hooked to Kimetsu no Yaiba, the fluidly-animated series which aired before this decade ends."