• Anime Expo 2018

    Bringing fans and industry together for an annual celebration of Japanese pop culture. Join us for AX 2018 on July 5-8 (plus, Pre-Show Night July 4) in Downtown Los Angeles!

  • Livestream

    Couldn’t make it to the event this year? No problem. When you connect to the Anime Expo livestream, you get a front row seat to everything you want to see.

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  • Official AX Merchandise

    Explore the AX 2018 Official Merch Collection Lookbook

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Obsessed with anime?

So are we. Anime Expo is the largest anime con around, with over 100,000 fans in attendance. Grab your friends, craft your cosplay, and get ready to experience anime like never before.

Register Today!

Latest News

  • Events
    AX 2018 Lounge 21 Performer Lineup!

    June 16, 2018

  • Events
    AX 2018 Karaoke Contest Signup Forms Now Available!

    June 16, 2018

  • Events
    Pony Canyon presents World Premiere of “Kengan Ashura” with Director Seiji Kishi!

    June 16, 2018

  • Events, Guest
    “DIGIMON ADVENTURE tri.” Voice Director & Cast join AX 2018!

    June 15, 2018

  • Update
    Now Accepting Sign-ups for Portfolio Review Sessions!

    June 14, 2018

  • Events
    Masquerade Logo Reveal, plus 2018 Masquerade Tickets On Sale This Weekend!

    June 14, 2018



I want to go to AX! What now?

Not sure where to start? Overwhelmed by the many possibilities at AX? Check out the survival guide video below, as well as our handy step-by-step guide to get started:

How to attend AX

Survival Guide

How do you prepare to have an amazing time at AX? What should you bring? And what should you do when AX arrives?


So much to do you’ll need to be five people at once, or a month to do everything. Unfortunately, AX is only 4 1/2 days long, so you'll need to choose wisely.

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