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Kyoto International Manga Anime Fair 2012 has been opened!

Group school KCGI and Kyoto Computer Gakuin (KCG) co-sponsored with Kyoto City and other manga and anime festivals, Kyoto International Manga and Anime Fair 2012 (Kyo Mafu), September 21 (Fri)-23 (Sun) , It was held at Miyako Messe.Kyo Mafu is the largest manga / anime trade fair in western Japan.In addition to exhibiting by publishers, animation production companies, video makers, broadcasting stations, etc., various stage events were held by voice actors.The venue was literally overflowing with manga and anime fans.Many people also visited the KCGI and KCG booths.

In addition, the Kyoto International Manga Museum in Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto has a special exhibition “Gainax-style animation method-group of people anime” as a project of Kyoto Mafu, a special exhibition by production company Gainax, where director Yasutoshi Takeda and Professor KCGI are directors. Create!~ "Began.On the 22nd, as an opening event, a talk session “Talking about how to make a Gainax-style animation” was held, and Professor Takeda also participated.He talked about the early days of Gainax and behind-the-scenes stories that attract attention.The fun story of Prof. Takeda and his friends at Gainax, the Gainax fans who filled the venue were laughing.

In the special exhibition, an animation project was made in the GAINAX studio, and the creation of the work, such as the drawing of an original picture, was progressed. The equipment such as desks and whiteboards brought from GAINAX in Tokyo, and GAINAX personnel This is a reproduction of a nearly life-size drawing.All the board drawings were drawn by GAINAX producer Takami Akai himself, and Professor Takeda has also appeared in several places, such as when plans are born.

The special exhibition is open until December 24 (Monday / Holiday).Why don't you take a peek at it?

Fans watching a huge model of Space Battleship Yamato
Manga original picture exhibition
The venue is lively enough to overflow the passage
Many people visited the KCGI and KCG booths

Kyoto International Manga / Anime Fair 2012