XIX Barcelona Manga Fair
The XIX Barcelona Manga Fair will be held from thursday october 31st to sunday november 3rd 2013 at the Fira Barcelona, Montjuïc.
The XIX Barcelona Manga Fair takes place in Halls 1 and 2 of the Fira Barcelona in Montjuïc, and at the Univers Square, which is part of the festival venue. There are two points of entry to the venue for public and professionals alike: Lleida Street and the Reina María Cristina Avenue. Hall 2 will house the exhibitors, manga and Japanese cooking workshops, exhibitions, the events room, video-gaming areas and other activity areas. Hall 1 will house the stage areas for concerts, dancing and cosplay and karaoke competitions.
Last year the Manga Fair took a huge step by going from around 11,000 square metres at the La Farga venue in L’Hospitalet, to 17,000 at the Fira Barcelona in Montjuïc. The number of people attending the last edition exceeded all expectations, with 112,000 visitors. FICOMIC, in collaboration with Fira Barcelona, has taken the decision to double the space for the XIX Barcelona Manga Fair which is to be held from Thursday October 31st until Sunday November 3rd.
The great Japanese manga author Yoichi Takahashi has confirmed his participation at the XIX Barcelona Manga Fair. Born in Tokyo on July 28, 1960, began publishing the manga titled “Captain Tsubasa” in the weekly magazine “Jump” by the publisher Shueisha in 1981, who started the football boom throughout Japan. Other Takahashi’s highlights include “Sho no densetsu (Legend of Sho)”, “CHIBI”, “AS!, among other titles.
The Manga Fair s one of the most powerful cultural events in Barcelona, that always surpasses all expectations, receivin public from all over Spain. At the 2012 Barcelona Manga Fair you’ll find every kind of japanese cusine tradicions, children’s area, exhibitions, workshops and a videogame space. All informations on the official webpage of the Barcelona Manga Fair 2013.
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