• 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.

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Latest News

  • Events
    Anime Expo to Host US Premiere of Kyoto Animation’s Latest Feature Film, “Liz and the Blue Bird”

    June 23, 2018

  • Events
    Anime Expo 2018 to host Sirius the Jaeger U.S. Premiere!

    June 22, 2018

  • Events
    World Cosplay Summit Team USA Alumni Retrospective Exhibit at AX 2018!

    June 21, 2018

  • Community, Events
    7 Things for Music Lovers to Check out at AX 2018!

    June 21, 2018

  • Events, Guest
    Zach Callison performs LIVE in Concert at AX 2018!

    June 21, 2018

  • Guest
    Arc System Works Producer/Director Toshimichi Mori and SUSHIO join AX 2018 as Guests of Honor!

    June 21, 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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