Attracting thousands of visitors to its halls from around the region since its inaugural event in June 2015, CharaExpo is back again for the third time to share with fans more about the essence of Japanese sub-cultures.
Hosted by Bushiroad, this event hopes to give fans a glimpse into the people that breathe life into their characters while giving fans exposure to new content from Japan. Over the two days, visitors were treated to various showcases, activities and products from Japan to partake in.
Visitors also had a hands-on experience with at the BanG Dream! Girls Band Party and Love Live! School Idol Festival booths where they were given a showcase of the games content as well as the opportunity to try out the games published by Bushimo, a subsidiary of Bushiroad.
Visitors at the School Idol Festival booth were also given the chance to experience summoning out their favorite characters, with those getting an Ultra Rare character giving them the opportunity to walk away with an extra souvenir.
2 stages were set up in different area of the hall, with scheduled events held during specified timings.
During such timings, guests were treated with anime screenings, performances by singers and voice actors/actresses of anime series, including MILKY HOLMES and bands from BanG Dream!, as well as interaction sessions with international guests such as the voice actresses guests cosplayers, ELY, HAKKEN, KNITEMAYA and YUI.
Goods and Merchandise
Numerous groups both local and from Japan came to participate in this event to offer products from Japan, giving visitors the opportunity to sample or purchase their favorite items. Prominent groups in the visual novel circles were also present to offer visitors the chance to purchase limited edition merchandises as well as to market their games.