San Japan is San Antonio, Texas largest anime convention. Located at the heart of the Riverwalk, we will be taking place at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, San Antonio Grand Hyatt Hotel and Marriott Riverwalk Hotel. We bring a wide variety of Japanese animation, culture, and unique fandoms all together for 3 days of continuous events. With over 14,600 unique attendees in 2014, we expect this to be our biggest event to date.
You can now download our 2015 Guidebook which is a mobile version of all the information about San Japan with ability to create your own schedule, interactive maps on how to get around San Japan and all the information that we can cram about San Japan. It is a free app which works on iOS and Android devices. There is also a mobile version for Windows and other smartphones. Instructions on how to acquire Guidebook is be found by clicking here.
The final schedule for our 2015 convention is now posted here. See what you can expect to see at San Japan 8-Bit. We will have the San Japan 8 Guidebook up by late night of July 21st.
For short descriptions of panels in the final schedule we have the posted on the website too to help you decide which panels to attend.
The maid cafe will release tickets for online pre-sale for all of our tea sessions is on Friday July 10th starting at 9PM. Only 30 tickets per session will be available through this pre-sale. Tickets are 10 dollars each ($15 for 18+ Show) and there will be a $1.50 to $2 online processing fee. A purchase of these online tickets guarantees your spot in which ever session you decide to attend. To pre-order a ticket go to http://www.san-japan.org/events/info/maid-cafe to follow the links and directions.
Tickets will still be available for purchase at the door during the convention starting at Friday 7/31 9AM at the Maid Cafe room located at the Grand Hyatt 3rd Floor at the Presidio Room. We do anticipate that all tickets will sell out quickly at the convention!
All sales, online and in person, are final and no refunds or transfers to other time slots are permitted. Thank you!