Animation Studio Kyoto Animation have announced that they will be hosting their 2nd fan event this October, the 2017 Kyoto Animation & Animation Do Fan Event. It will be celebrating all the wonderful animation the two studios have done and to thank the fans for all their support. The event’s visual, featuring characters from the studios’ most prominent series, was also revealed.
The 2017 event will be held on the Weekend of October 28 – 29 at the Miyako Messe, Kyoto International Exhibition Hall. On the Saturday, the event will run from 10:00am JST until 7:00pm JST and on Sunday from 10:00am JST till 5:00pm JST. There will be various events on the main stage, as well as exhibitions showcasing the many series and tons of merchandise to purchase. The featured anime at the event include:
- Tamako Market
- Chuunibyou demo Koi ga Shitai!
- Kobayashi-san Chi no Maid Dragon
- Koe no Katachi
- Musaigen no Phantom World
- Hibike! Euphonium
- Kyoukai no Kanata
- Violet Evergarden
A complete edition ticket is available for ¥12,000 (~ US$107.80) and will contain a 112 page book with commentary from the production staff about their works over the past two years, a 100 illustration book with art hand picked by staff, and a Blu-ray disk that embodies Kyoto Animation and Animation Do with their creative works, and with a special box and booklet.
The regular ticket admission is available for ¥3,000 (~ US$27.00).
There will also be a concert featuring the music and songs from Hibike! Euphonium, with pre-screenings for Free! and Violet Evergarden. The concert will be hosted on October 21 and 22 at the Rohm Theater in Kyoto. To attend the event, you will need to purchase an entry into a lottery. Entries are open from June 1st.
The first event was held in 2015 for the 30th anniversary of Kyoto Animation.
The 2017 Kyoto Animation & Animation Do Fan Event will be held at the Kyoto International Exhibition Hall on October 28th and the 29th. Tickets for the event are avaliable for purchase with a complete edition ticket for ¥12,000 (~ US$107.80) and regular tickets for ¥3,000 (~ US$27.00).
“Violet Evergarden”, “Kobayashi-san Chi no Maid Dragon”, “Koe no Katachi”, “Musaigen no Phantom World”, “Free!”, “Tamako Market”, “Hibike! Euphonium”, “Chuunibyou demo Koi ga Shitai!”, “Kyoukai no Kanata”, images, video and all associated brands and titles © 2017 Kyoto Animation and Animation Do