New York Anime Festival and New York Comic Con both took place this year at the Jacob K. Javits Center in Midtown Manhattan on October 8-10. NYAF features exclusive and extensive anime screenings, guests from America and Japan, manga, cosplay, video games, live-action Japanese cinema, fashion, food, and the cultural treasures that gave birth to Japanese pop culture while NYCC has the latest in comics, graphic novels, anime, manga, video games, toys etc. as well as panels and autograph sessions. NYCC is the second largest pop culture convention in America.
Here are some photos and videos from the event:
Photos by Marvel Entertainment
Photos by Anna Fischer
Here’s a 2-part fan-made video made by Acksonl of NYAF / NYCC:
NYCC/NYAF 2010 FANVIDEO 1-2
NYCC/NYAF 2010 FANVIDEO 2-2
Make sure you check out Acksonl’s other videos from events all over America on his YouTube channel.
And here’s a video from Ejen Chuang of Cosplay in America in which our magazine also appears:
“Cosplay in America” @ NYAF / NYCC 2010
For more information about the New York Anime Festival and Comic Con on their official website.