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The Biggest Anime Convention: Japan Expo 2023

From July 13, 2023 to July 16, 2023 - Paris, France - Paris-Nord Villepinte Exhibition Center



Japan Expo is just another anime convention like Otakon and Anime Weekend Atlanta. It is well-known among those interested in Japanese culture around the world, is a huge French convention with a focus on not only anime but also Japanese pop culture in general. Its first event took place in 2000. It is hosted each year in July at Paris-Nord Villepinte Exhibition Center, France’s second largest convention center. Every year, the number of visitors exceeds 200,000. After being canceled in 2020 and 2021 owing to the spread of COVID-19, Japan Expo will return to Paris in 2022.

Japan Expo showcases all aspects of Japanese culture, from traditional to modern, and welcomes the public to meet a variety of visitors, attend a variety of events, and participate in a variety of activities, games, and seminars. The next edition is at the Paris-Nord Villepinte Exhibition Center on July 13-16, 2023

Over 100 exposition booths sell exclusive things relating to anime, comics, video games, and so on. Some guests attend this massive gathering to watch the latest anime debuts. Others join in on the exciting live performances by popular Japanese performers. Other activities include free new gameplay, costume stages, and traditional Japanese cultures such as Sumo and Maiko.

The Biggest Anime Convention: Japan Expo 2023
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Japan Expo 2023 Guests

  • Manga – Tsukasa HÔJÔ
  • Music Vicke Blanka
  • Anime Keiichi Ichikawa
  • Manga Katarina
  • Manga – Ryôsuke Fuji
  • Daisuke Hagiwara
  • Music – MUSÉ
  • Web culture- Julien Fontanier
  • Anime – Yoh Yoshinari
  • Anime – Naoko Tsutsumi
  • Anime Bartosz Sztybor
  • Anime Saya Elder
  • Music Wings of Artemis
  • AnimeEisak u Inoue
  • Manga Ken Akamatsu
  • Webtoon Lee KWANG EUN
  • Music STARRYSKY
  • Culture & traditions Kumamon YOSHIKI
  • Music Sakurazaka46
  • Culture & traditions TAKARABUNE
  • Music Jean-Paul Césari
  • Music Shao Dow RISIN’ Crew
  • Music BATTEN GIRLS
  • Music U&Pia
  • Music MION
  • Music Emiko Yamamoto
  • Music Sera AMAGI
  • Music Yukka
  • Music BANZAI JAPAN
  • Music Mika Kobayashi
  • Culture & traditions SAMURAI ARTIST KAMUI
  • Culture & traditions AKARA
  • Music WACCHA
  • Culture & traditions Ai HISANO
  • Culture & traditions Noriko TADANO
  • Culture & traditions SENJU
  • Culture & traditions Yu Mashiko & Kuniumi Deluxe
  • Webtoon Lief
  • Webtoon Prince Rours
  • Webtoon Gorgolin
  • Webtoon Miriam Bonastre Tur
  • Webtoon Le Chef Otaku
  • Webtoon Toth-M
  • Namja Projec
  • Shee’Z & Hee’Z
  • Bitchinas
  • Cosplay Panterona
  • Cosplay Calssara
  • Cosplay Kinpatsu
  • Cosplay Mistvein
  • Cosplay Fenix Fatalist
  • Cosplay Nikita
  • Culture & traditions
  • 096k Kumamoto Drama Company
  • Web culture Rayton
  • Web culture MITSU
  • Fashion Hiroto
  • Tourism Joranne
  • Web culture Ed le Fou
  • Manga Yanai
  • Manga Tony Valente
  • Web culture Nagao Kei
  • Web culture Eli Conifer
  • Web culture Suzuki Masaru
  • Web culture Rindou Mikoto
  • Web culture Shu Yamino
  • Web culture Vox Akuma
  • Web culture Luca Kaneshiro
  • Web culture Ike Eveland
  • Web culture Selen Tatsuki
  • Web culture Rosemi Lovelock
  • Culture & traditionsLondon Okinawa Sanshinkai
  • Culture & traditions Paris Sanshin Club
  • Culture & traditions Yuzu Natsumi
  • Culture & traditions Ikumi Togawa
  • Cosplay Misaki Traveler
  • Culture & traditions Sandrine GARBUGLIA
  • Culture & traditions Stéphane Ferrandez
  • Music ChocoLate Bomb!!
  • Manga SHONEN
  • Manga Zilo
  • Manga Yami SHIN
  • Web culture Juudaichi

Related: Anime Matsuri

Japan Expo 2023 Activities

  • Web culture Meet NOOB’s team at Japan Expo
  • Tenshin Shoden Katori Shinto Ryu
  • Blackjack by Osamu Tezuka, the 50th-anniversary exhibition
  • Culture & traditions Relax and learn with Iokaï Shiatsu Paris at Japan Expo.
  • Tsukasa Hôjô, special exhibition
  • Discover the Gundam universe with the AEUG
  • Ladybug’s miraculous world: Miracle Dream Production
  • Dive into the universe of Assassin’s Creed with EdeN ProductioN!
  • Kanimy
  • J-music is offered to you with PACHI PACHI PROJECT!
  • French’Brick Ile de France
  • Octogone without rules! Come have fun in a cage with OCTOGONE GAMING!
  • Play Mahjong with Tri Nitro Tiles
  • Learn the traditional Japanese dance with Yosakoi Paris Hinodemai Posted on May 21, 2023
  • Anime Show everyone your knowledge about anime with Animaniak!
  • Try Aikibudô at Japan Expo !
  • Culture & traditions Ile-de-France Go league : be prepared to see in black and white!
  • Discover amazing figures by Star Hill Team Diorama !
  • Visit new universe with Virtual reality at the Infiniverse’s booth
  • Culture & traditions ART & DESIGN INSPIRATION: ATELIER MANGA
  • Travel to Gensôkyô with Touhou-Bohu
  • Tsunagari Taiko Centern
  • Try sumo wrestling with Paris Sumo
  • Vanquish adversity with the Aïkido club Villejuif
  • 501st Legion French Garris
  • Tales of heroes : Dawn Of Crime
  • Culture & traditions Asashin Shinobi : The hidden ninja village
  • Cosplay Cosplay Masterclasses
  • Diorama and figurines : Saint Seiya Myth Cloth News
  • Web culture Stunts and fights with Spatha Stunt
  • Sports HAIDONG GUMDO: Traditional Korean sword fighting
  • Video games Video games and retro consoles with RetroDuCoeur
  • Lightsaber fights with Ludosport Paris
  • Anime Music Video with AMV France
  • Lifestyle SHIATSU AND DO-IN – Toshi Ichikawa’s TOSHIATSU School

List of Exhibitors Japan Expo 2023

  • A A.M.F. Cosplay
  • AAF.EXE
  • ABRATCADABROURS
  • ABYSTYLE
  • ACCUEIL TOURISME
  • ACEM
  • ACEM 2
  • ACEM 3
  • ACRYLINE STUDIO
  • AD-T ILLUSTRATIONS
  • ADAM MONTMARTRE
  • ADN
  • ADRIC & ISAAC ARI
  • AECHAN&CO / KOALAQUARELLE
  • AERINN
  • AETHUSA & AQUILEGIA
  • AEUG
  • AGATHE GASTALDI
  • AICHI ET GHIBLI PARK
  • AIKA
  • AIKIBUDO – KATORI SHINTO RYU
  • Aikido Club Villejuif
  • AI NO KAMI

Useful links:

  1. Japan Expo 2023 COVI-19 Policy
  2. Japan Expo Schedule 2023
  3. Ticketing
  4. Additional Info

Source: https://www.japan-expo-paris.com/

Published on: June 25, 2023

Author: Lolita Rogers


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