Biletele si abonamentele sunt disponibile pe, in oficiile Postei Romane, in Magazinele Inmedio semnalizate si Magazinele Germanos din toata tara.
Otaku Fest 2015 full access tickets for international attendees are available online for pre-purchase on the Kanzen Music website. At the door tickets will also be available for purchase at the event, priced at 30 lei per day.

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    AMV Showcase Final Selection

    We saw some really great entries for this year’s AMV Showcase. It was tough to select a few out of all the submissions, but here’s the final batch ...

    May 18, 2015
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    Where do I eat?

    We thought you might get hungry during Otaku Festival 2015, so our friends from Analex Catering will have the university's cafeteria open on both days to fill you ...

    May 7, 2015
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    How to make molds and castings for an object

    Dario Cosplay from Italy will coordinate a demonstrative workshop in which he will teach you how to create a little item for cosplay using molds and casts. With ...

    May 6, 2015
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    Get your copy of Cosplay Gen signed by amazing guests!

    This Otaku Festival, more than any other edition of our festival, has the biggest rooster of cosplay guests that have also been featured or been the cover story ...

    May 5, 2015
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    GameLoading: Rise of the Indies Official Screening

    Even though our event is only held during the May 9-10 weekend, we do have a little surprise ready for you on Friday, May 8. In collaboration with ...

    May 4, 2015
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    Plamo Workshop

    Face our challenge and register to win! This year, 15 teams (2 person teams) will assemble 15 spectacular Gundam models, such as GN-001 Gundam Exia, GAT-X105+P202QX Strike Gundam ...

    May 4, 2015
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    J-Music Room

    Just like every year, J-Music Corner prepared numerous videos of your favorite J-Pop and J-Rock artists, and other big surprises. We have a whole room for ourselves during ...

    May 3, 2015
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    Old and New Friends of Cosplay GEN @ Otaku Festival 2015

    Since we started out Cosplay GEN magazine, we made a lot of friends, not only in Europe, but around the world as well. Some of them have already ...

    May 3, 2015
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    Anime Conventions in the US

    This year we are honored to have among us John Leigh, main organizer of Anime Matsuri convention which takes place every year in Houston, USA, being one of ...

    May 2, 2015
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    Otaku Vintage Portrait

    Otaku Festival and Cogito Association invite you to Otaku Vintage Portrait. Exclusively for a festival in Romania, we bring to Otaku Festival a 60 years old photo camera ...

    May 2, 2015
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    Special Cosplay Guests Q&A Session

    Otaku Festival will have some amazing cosplay guests this year as well, and we are pretty sure you want to find out a lot of interesting things from ...

    May 1, 2015
  • meet-the-cosplay-judges-otaku-festival-2015

    Meet the Cosplay Judges!

    Meet the Cosplay Judges! We are sure you were wondering who is going to judge all those nice costumes that will take part into the cosplay competition. The ...

    April 30, 2015
  • culture-of-leaks-otaku-festival-2015-main

    Culture of Leaks

    Leaking has become a global culture of resistance in societies that are lacking transparency. Leaks, that are usually based on big data archives assembled by whistleblowers, disclose unseen ...

    April 30, 2015
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    Welcome to the Demoscene

    Ever since computing was available to the public, the demoscene was there in the shadows, influencing culture and pushing the graphical limits of both computers and programmers. Alexandru ...

    April 25, 2015
  • manga-workshop-daichi-kawada-main

    First steps to making manga

    This year, the Otaku Festival participants will have the opportunity to take part in a workshop in which the mangaka Daichi Kawada from Japan will share a few ...

    April 24, 2015
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    Structural Frame Wig Styling

    We are sure many of you have already seen those big and elaborate wigs made by R&R Art Group, such as those for Harley Quinn or Thumbelina cosplay. ...

    April 22, 2015
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    Cosplay photos post-processing

    At the workshop, you will learn how to make your cosplay photos gorgeous in a fast and - most importantly - easy way. The workshop is conceived for ...

    April 19, 2015
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    20 de minute de celebritate (Romanian Only)

    La inceputul lunii aprilie Cristian Botea aka Reactive (co-organizator Otaku Festival, researcher & co-founder Cosplay GEN, contributor Otaku MAG) a fost invitat de la emisiunea “20 de ...

    April 18, 2015
  • be-cosplay-otaku-festival-2015-main

    BE Cosplay at Otaku Festival!

    This year we’ll receive a precious helping hand for the cosplay section of the festival. We’re happy to have among us the girls from BE Cosplay from Belgium, ...

    April 17, 2015
  • amv-showcase-otaku-festival-2015-main

    AMV Showcase Call for submission

    This year we decided to go for a premiere, so for the AMV section we chose to showcase some of your best works on the big screen at ...

    April 16, 2015
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    Cosplay Guest: R&R Art Group

    We’re happy to announce that the famous Russian cosplay group R&R Art Group made of Rei and Ryoko will visit us in Bucharest for the festival! Experts in ...

    April 15, 2015
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    Otaku Festival Conference (25 aprilie)

    Sub patronajul Clubului de Anime si Cultura Japoneza din Cluj-Napoca, din cadrul facultatii FSPAC, Otaku Festival Tour ajunge si la Cluj-Napoca, pe data de 25 aprilie 2015, la ...

    April 13, 2015
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    Worbla Master-class

    This master class is made of two parts. The participants are required to attend both workshops, on both days of the festival – in the end they will ...

    April 12, 2015
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    Culture of Parkour

    In Japan big cities are lacking public spaces and a rich parkour culture has evolved, related to the cosplay, otaku, video game community. This talk introduces “tobiboh” teenagers ...

    April 11, 2015
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    How to make a kimono for cosplay

    Our guest REIKA from Japan will teach you how to make an indispensable part of cosplaying traditional Japanese characters: the kimono. This demonstrative workshop will guide you through ...

    April 11, 2015
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    Meet the Artist’s Alley Participants!

    Artist’s Alley is one of the most crowded areas of the festival, and that’s a proof of the participants’ talent. This year we thought you might like to ...

    April 10, 2015
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    Character design: from idea to reality

    This year, during Mistik’s workshop you’ll have the opportunity to go through the creation process for a character, from idea up to the final drawing. You’re going to ...

    April 8, 2015
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    Spirits, then and now: from horrific to glam?

    Yokai, oni, kami and other supernatural creatures have long dominated the Japanese imaginary, starting with folklore and currently manifesting in various ways in popular culture. Their visual representations ...

    April 6, 2015
  • buffing-or-weathering-otaku-festival-2015-04

    Buffing or Weathering? What your cosplay needs to look authentic

    Making armors and props can be a challenge, but the challenge is not complete without finishing touches! Learn how to make your props shine, or how to test ...

    April 5, 2015
  • satoshi-kon-otaku-festival-2015-07

    Animation like a scalpel. Satoshi Kon and Japanese contemporary reality

    In the world of Japanese animation, Satoshi Kon remains the Magician drawing with spectacular touch of color, stories about past and future, the Wizard painting butterfly dreams that ...

    April 4, 2015
  • sewing-patterns-otaku-festival-2015-01

    Unlocking Sewing Patterns

    In sewing and fashion design, a pattern is the template from which the parts of a garment are traced onto the fabric before being cut out and assembled. ...

    April 3, 2015
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    Samurai & Ninja Experience

    This year, Japan is brilliantly represented at Otaku Festival. Not only in the realms of cosplay and manga, but also in that of performing arts. On May 9th, ...

    March 27, 2015
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    Toa Mata Band (IT)

    Have you ever imagined a band of little LEGO® robots performing right in front of your eyes? Well, if not, we’re going to tell you that this thing ...

    March 27, 2015
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    Berliner Gazette is coming to Otaku Festival

    Another important partner of Otaku Festival 2015 HUB is coming from Berlin (Germany). We’re very honored and delighted to start our collaboration and partnership with Berliner Gazette. Berliner ...

    March 22, 2015
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    Cosplay Guest: GOLDY (JP)

    We’ve already announced our partnership with our new US friends from Anime Matsuri. Another good news is that, with their help, we’ll be able to have yet another ...

    March 22, 2015
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    Anime Matsuri from USA will be present at Otaku Festival 2015

    This year we are happy to receive new friends who will come and join us for all the fun at Otaku Festival Old vs New. Starting this year, ...

    March 13, 2015
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    Otaku Festival Brasov (14 martie)

    (Romanian Only) Brasovul este primul oras din turneul Otaku Festival. Va asteptam pe 14 martie la Cinemateca Patria, Bulevardul 15 Noiembrie 50A, intre orele 12:30-18:30 (INTRAREA LIBERA) cu ...

    February 27, 2015
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    Artist Alley is free of charge

    Otaku Festival comes with an Artist Alley this year as well. And this time we’re bringing you some good news: starting this year, the booth for this section ...

    February 9, 2015
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    ADAMS Concert

    Did you miss a nice J-Rock concert that would throw the fans in a frenzy? We surely did. This is why this year we’ll have the Japanese band ...

    February 4, 2015
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    Clara Cow Cosplay Cup

    Not only is our cosplay guest line-up for this year crazy awesome, but we also have some great news for the group competition of our contest. Until now, ...

    February 4, 2015
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    Mangaka: Daichi Kawada

    This year brings a premiere for Otaku Festival. We are happy to announce that you will have the chance to talk to the Japanese manga artist Daichi Kawada ...

    January 28, 2015
  • reika-otaku-festival-2015-05

    Cosplay Guest: REIKA (JP)

    In the last years, her fame as a cosplayer has steadily increased worldwide, and she is currently invited at countless events on all continents. She is also featured ...

    January 26, 2015
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    Cosplay Guest: KANAME☆ (JP)

    We have some great news for KANAME☆'s Romanian fans. Yes, you got that right: the Japanese cosplay star is coming back to Otaku Festival 2015 - Old vs. ...

    January 26, 2015
  • yuegene-otaku-festival-2015-02

    Cosplay Guest: Yuegene Fay (TH)

    This year we are thrilled to have Yuegene Fay from Thailand as a special cosplay guest at Otaku Festival 2015 - Old vs. New! She is famous worldwide ...

    January 21, 2015
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    Japanese Culture Days

    We’re now part of a larger celebration dedicated to the Japanese culture: “Japanese Culture Days at the Romanian – American University”. Six days full of events that will ...

    January 20, 2015
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    The Old Meets The New In 2015!

    Time sure flies and here we are, already eagerly awaiting another edition of Otaku Festival. Since we were a bit nostalgic about how anime, games, or manga used ...

    January 11, 2015