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Dates for Submissions – Artists, Panelists, Art Contest, Volunteer + More

We have been getting in questions asking when certain parts of San Japan would be opening up. Here is a list: Event/Panelist Submissions – Opends January 5th, 2016, Ends June 5th. Art Contest Submissions – Opens January 10th, 2016. Ends May 20th (T-Shirt) / June 10th (Mega Art). Volunteer Submissions – Opens January 20th February […]

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1st Round Guests Announced – Artist Alley FCFS Jury Info Posted

We have announced all of our first round guests on the San Japan website. Click on our Guest page to read up about them. Our announced guests so far are: ROOKiEZ is PUNK’D – Japanese Music Guest Of Honor Kirk Thornton and Cristina Vee – Voice Actors The Living Tombstone and Masayoshi Minoshima – Guest […]

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Mini Mini Con 2016

Mini-Mini Con 2016 – May 14th – Free Anime Event

It’s the return of Mini-Mini Con! Going on its 3rd year. Mini-Mini Con is San Antonio’s larget FREE anime convention put on by San Japan and Nine Tails at the Wonderlands of Americas Mall. Saturday, May 14th, 2016 from 12pm – 8pm. Get a sampling of what big anime conventions like San Japan are like! […]

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2016 Hotel Reservations are now open

The San Japan 009 hotel room blocks are now open. Reservations for the Grand Hyatt, Marriott Riverwalk and the Rivercenter hotels can now be placed. Rates start at $139-$147/night. We have updated the Hotel Information page as there are new policies in place for the 2016 convention.

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Final Attendance and Feedback

For those who were wondering the San Japan: 8-Bit / 2015 final attendance numbers were 18,411 warm bodies with around 45,000 people “turnstile” attendance. Thank you to all of our attendees, hard working staff and volunteers. We are taking in Feedback in our Facebook group, on Guidebook and privately through our contact form.   We’ll […]

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