The New York Anime Festival (NYAF) is a celebration of Japanese popular culture from the creators of New York Comic Con. NYAF conducts, promotes and is involved in anime and Japanese cultural activities year-round in New York City, including events at Kinokuniya Bookstore, Japan Society and the Brooklyn Botanic Garden’s Sakura Matsuri. The New York Anime Festival at New York Comic Con showcases the best of anime pop culture, including the latest anime, manga, Japanese cinema, music and games as well as anime-influenced comics, animation and films from around the world.
New York Anime Festival (NYAF) 2012 will take place October 11-14 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City. NYAF 2012 will be held alongside the 2012 New York Comic Con (NYCC). Together, the two shows will take up the whole building and celebrate the best of popular culture on both sides of the Pacific. And, one badge will get you into both events. That’s right. Buy a badge to New York Comic Con and you can use it to enter the New York Anime Festival as well!
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New York Anime Festival (NYAF) is proudly brought to you by Reed Exhibitions – the world’s largest event organiser and in collaboration with the creators of New York Comic Con (NYCC). NYAF is another killer event by ReedPOP – the Pop Culture Group at Reed Exhibitions. ReedPOP also runs the New York Comic Con (NYCC), Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo (C2E2), Singapore Toy, Game & Comic Convention (STGCC), Star Wars Celebrations, PAX and the UFC Fan Expo.