Globe returns as the title sponsor for Cosplay Mania, Asia’s premier Japanese content convention, its second consecutive year of hosting the event, showcasing its unwavering support for the anime and cosplay community.
The much-anticipated event, which celebrates its 15th anniversary this year, is set to take place at the SMX Convention Center in MOA from September 30 to October 1, 2023.
Cosplay Mania has evolved into a global phenomenon, drawing both national and international attention. The convention has played a pivotal role in positioning the Philippines as a global hotspot for cosplayers.
This year’s gathering promises to be bigger and better, with a lineup featuring talents from Hololive, including Vestia Zeta, Kaela Kovalskia, and Kobo Kanaeru of Hololive Indonesia, as well as internationally renowned cosplayers such as Knite, Clarisa Punipun, Phil Mizuno, and Diane Sabandeja. The 2022 Cosplay Mania saw an impressive turnout of 30,000 attendees, showing the kind of attendance the event commands.
“We are thrilled to be a part of Cosplay Mania again this year. Our involvement goes beyond mere sponsorship. We aim to elevate the anime subculture beyond the realm of fantasy and give them real-world experiences that will give them new core memories,” said Mark Singson, Subcultures Manager for Anime at Globe.
Globe’s presence at the convention will be highlighted by an experiential booth, offering a plethora of activities designed to reward anime and cosplay enthusiasts.
Attendees can look forward to a range of exciting perks from Globe, from receiving freebies in exchange for donating their Rewards points to a noble cause, to having professional studio photos taken in their stunning cosplay outfits. Globe subscribers are in for an action-packed weekend filled with anime, cosplay, and Japanese culture.
Patrick Henry de Dios of Cosplay.ph also weighed in on the partnership, emphasizing the significance of Globe’s support for the event.
“Cosplay Mania is about celebrating a culture, a passion, and the boundless creativity of thousands. We’re grateful for partners like Globe who understand and champion this vision,” he said.
The two-day convention will not only showcase cosplay competitions but also feature meet-and-greet sessions with local and international cosplayers. To top it all off, attendees can look forward to a special Japanese Anime Music Night on September 30 and October 1, adding a melodic touch to the festivities.
With Globe’s continued support and the passion of thousands of fans, Cosplay Mania 2023 is set to be an unforgettable experience, further solidifying its status as one of the most prestigious Japanese content conventions in Asia.
For those eager to learn more about the exciting promos and activities Globe has in store at the event, please visit the GlobeONE app.
To learn more about Globe, visit https://www.globe.com.ph/.