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Co-hosting KYOMAFU again this year!Please visit us at the KCG booth!

September 19 (Kyoto International Manga and Anime Fair (Kyo Mafu) 2015) (sponsored by the same executive committee and Kyoto City) co-sponsored by KCG Group (The Kyoto College of Graduate Studies for Informatics, Kyoto Computer Gakuin, Kyoto Automobile College) Saturday and 20th (Sunday), it will be held mainly at the Miyako Messe, Kyoto City.KCG Group will have a booth and will set up a gacha with KCG mascot character "Kyokotan" goods.Also participating in the booth will be GAINAX Corporation, which has produced commercials for the KCG Group.In addition to exhibiting original drawings of the company's "Houkago no Pleiades" animation and "Kyokotan" used in KCG's commercials, those who register on KCG's LINE@ will receive clear files of "Kyokotan" and "Houkago no Pleiades".There is also a corner where you can take pictures with these characters.We look forward to seeing you at the KCG booth!

One of the founders of GAINAX, Yasuhiro Takeda, Director and General Manager of the Animation Production Division, is a professor and lecturer at the Kyoto Institute of Information Science.

In addition, the final public judging and award ceremony for the "Seiyu Soul in Kyoto Mafu" (organized by the Kyoto International Manga and Anime Fair Executive Committee and supported by KCG Group) will be held on September 20 (Sun.) at 12:45 p.m. at the Kyoto Mafu venue as a related event.This is the Kyoto event of the All-Japan Voice Actor Contest "Seiyu-Tama", a voice festival for junior high and high school students who aspire to become voice actors.The six students who passed the second round of judging held on September 5 at Kyoto Computer Gakuin (KCG) Kyoto Ekimae School's "Digital Sound Studio" will challenge for the top prize.The judges were Hideo Momota, director of the International Association for the Development of Voice Actors, voice actor Shinichiro Miki, and faculty members from KCG's IT Voice Acting Course in the Information Processing Department.The grand prize winner will be eligible to participate in the 4th Seiyu Soul Final to be held in Tokyo on November 22.Mr. Miki's talk event was also held on this day.Mr. Miki has played the role of Kojiro in the "Pokemon" series, Toshizo Hijikata in the "Hakuouki" series, and Aikuro Migisugi in "Kill la Kill," among many other works.

More on "The Soul of a Voice Actor":

On September 6, KCG held the "CG Ani Cup 2015 Japan x Taiwan" (organized by KCG, Doga Corporation, and the KYOTO CMEX Executive Committee) as a pre-event of KYOMAFU.A video introducing the day's events and works will be shown at the venue on the day of KYOMAFU.

Kyoto International Manga & Anime Fair (KIMAF) 2015