World Cosplay Summit USA

The World Cosplay Summit USA Finals, which take place during the Masquerade, will determine the US representatives for the Cosplay Championship at World Cosplay Summit in Nagoya.

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AX Masquerade & World Cosplay Summit USA Finals

The Masquerade is a cosplay and performance competition, with one of the largest cash prizes in the country.

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Late Comedy Showdown

Since its inception in 2007, Late Comedy Showdown has grown into one of our most popular late night events.

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With contests, showcases, open mic sessions, and an extensive library of anime and game soundtracks, J-pop, and more, there’s something for everyone in the Karaoke room!

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Game Shows

From the Late Comedy Showdown to Cosplay Chess, every attendee has the chance to take the stage and show off their talents, as well as win some awesome prizes!

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AX Dance

Local DJs and headliners from Japan all come together to play every major popular genre from J-pop to House music. Plus, take part in dance workshops and competitions.

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Interested in performing in AXDance? Please check the Get Involved page for more information.

AMV Competition

If you’re asking ''What’s an AMV?'' then you’ve got to come see what you’ve been missing! AMV stands for Anime Music Videos and they’re astonishingly creative anime-to-music mash ups made by fans!

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