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Events List 2012

The year & events that was 2012… is now over 🙂 Here’s to a great 2013 ahead. The new list of events will be coming out soon so stay tune!!


====================PAST EVENTS=========================

JAPAN: Kingdom of Characters
Penang – Date: 6th January – 4 February 2012  
Venue: Muzium & Galeri Tuanku Fauziah (MGTF), Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM), Penang

Kuala Lumpur – Date: 20 February – 20 March 2012
Venue: Balai Seni Visual Negara,  2, Jalan Temerloh, Off Jalan Tun Razak, Kuala Lumpur
Admission: Free

2012 Cosfest X.2
25th (Sat) & 26th (Sun) February 2012.
Time: 1pm-6pm
Venue: Downtown East, Pasir Ris
Admission: Free
By: Singapore Cosplay Club

ANIMAX Carnival 2012
10th – 11th March 2012.
Time: 12pm-6pm
Venue: 1 Utama Shopping Mall, The Oval
Admission: 10th March – Astro Subscribers ONLY, 11th March Open to Public
Link: http://www.animax-asia.com/animaxcarnival2012

LIGHT UP NIPPON: Malaysia Remembers (by Japan Foundation KL)
(1st Anniversary to Commemorate the Japan Tsunami Disaster)
11th March 2012
Time: 1pm – 4pm
Venue: MAPKL, Publika, Solaris Dutamas
Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/257093911039897/

Cosplay Competition at Musical Carnivale 2012 (by Popular Book Store)
Date: Saturday, 17th March 2012
Time: 11am – 2pm
Venue: New Wing Oval (LG Flr), 1 Utama
Link: http://forums.comicfiesta.org/showthread.php?tid=8627

Cosplay Project Invasion (by Lost Gospel Penang) – Cosplay Competition
Date: Sunday, 18th March 2012
Time: 11am – 7pm
Venue: Ground Flr (In-front of Full House), Penang Times Square
Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/253973581344296/

Cosplay Fashion Show Competition by PGCC (Penang Cosplay Club)
Date: 25 March 2012
Time: 11:00am – 1:00pm
Venue: Little Penang Street Market, Upper Penang Road
Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/196003637170167/

Radical Anime Games Expo (MELAKA)
31 March – 1 April 2012
Pay Teck Hall, MELAKA
Link: http://rage.3mina.net/

Bunkasai Nottingham 2012 (University of Nottingham)
Date: 31st March 2012
Time: 10:30am – 5pm

Anime Fiesta Kuala Lumpur (AFKL) formerly JPAC
31 March – 1 April 2012
KL Convention Centre Times Square Hotel – Manhattan Ballroom II
Link: http://kualalumpur.is-into-anime.com

Start of Year event (SOY “C”), Singapore EVENT CANCELED
Date: TBA
Time: TBA
Venue: Ngee Ann Polytechnic Convention Centre
Admission: TBA
Website: http://soy-japtsubasa.net/

Game Fest 4 (MMU Cyberjaya)
Date: 7 & 8 April 2012
Venue: Grand Hall Multimedia University

PS3 Game Challenge, PENANG (with Cosplay Competition)
Date: 13 – 15 April 2012
Venue: Main Atrium, 1st Avenue, Penang
Link & Entry Form: http://survey.playstation.com.hk/s3/sfxt_Penang

C2AGE (HELP Institute)
Date: 18 – 20 May 2012
Time: TBA
Venue: Tropicana City Mall, KL
Admission: Free

Malaysian Games & Comics Convention (MGCCon)
19th & 20th May 2012
KDU University College PJ
Link: http://www.facebook.com/mgccon
Web: http://mgccon.com

Date: 26th & 27th May 2012
Time: 8pm
Venue: Istana Budaya Kuala Lumpur
Tickets Price: RM98, RM138, RM198, RM238, RM298
Tickets Link: http://www.ticketpro.com.my/jnp/theatre/musical/834138-vgl-2012.html
What is VGL? – https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=10150953770044989
FB event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/201398853297837/
FB event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/340812272637241/

Finals: 3rd June 2012, Tokyo Street, Pavilion
Link: http://hibikipro.net/info.html

Date: 8 – 10 June 2012
Venue: The Hills Shopping Mall Kuching, Sarawak
Link: https://www.facebook.com/kyanime

Anime Festival Asia Malaysia (AFA.MY)
9 – 10 June 2012
Putra World Trade Centre (PWTC)
Link: https://www.facebook.com/animefestivalasia

Vocaloid Solo Singing Competition (By YES, Offgamers & RMS)
23rd June 2012
Sungei Wang Plaza
Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/245777885526413/
Web: my.rms.my

Cosplay Competition (By YES, Offgamers & RMS)
24th June 2012
Sungei Wang Plaza
Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/299430733484120/
Web: my.rms.my

Asia Cosplay Meet – Malaysia Selection
Date: 30th June 2012
Time: 1.00pm – 5.00pm
Venue: Straits Quay Marina Mall, Penang, Malaysia.
Admission: Free

World Cosplay Summit – Malaysia Selection
Date: 1st July 2012
Time: 1.00pm – 5.00pm
Venue: Straits Quay Marina Mall, Penang, Malaysia.
Admission: Free

Cosfest XI 2012
Date: 7 – 8 July 2012
Venue: Downtown East, Pasir Ris
Admission: Free
By: Singapore Cosplay Club

Japan Ganbatte! Cosplay Competition (University Sedaya College International)
Date: TBA
Time: TBA
Venue: Auditorium Hall, UCSI South Wing, Block C, 3rd Floor

Collectors Toy Fair KL
Date: 14th July 2012
Time: 10am – 4pm
Venue: THE GALLERY @ Perpustakaan Negara, Kuala Lumpur
Link: http://ctfkl.blogspot.com/ & https://www.facebook.com/events/293043330790553/293343930760493

36th Bon Odori, Klang Valley.
Date: 14th July 2012
Time: 5pm – 11pm
Venue: Matsuhita Sports Complex, Shah Alam.

36th Bon Odori 2012 – PENANG
Date: 21 July 2012
Time: 6 – 11pm
Venue: Esplanade, Penang


Malaysia ANICOM Cosplay Competition 2012 by Sawachi Entertainment
4th, 11th, 18th August at T-HOP 6th Floor, Sungei Wang
2nd Setptember – Finale @Concourse, Sungei Wang Plaza
Venue: T-HOP 6th Floor, Sungei Wang
Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/415965178448108/

World Cosplay Summit Championship Finals (JAPAN)
5th August 2012
Nagoya, Japan

Date: 25th & 26th August
Time: 10am – 6pm
Venue: Sunway Pyramid Convention Centre, Halls 2 & 3
Website: http://www.animangaki.com
Event Page: https://www.facebook.com/events/294579240630092/
Blog: http://blog.animangaki.com

International Cosplay Day Singapore
Date: 26th August 2012
Time: 10am – 8pm
Venue: Ngee Ann Polytechnic Convention Centre, Singapore
Link: https://www.facebook.com/ICD.SG  & http://www.icdsg.com

ASABAN Festival 2012 by Taylor’s Anime Soceity
Date: 1 – 2 Sept 2012
Venue: Lake Side Campus, Taylor’s

JROCK Tamashi 3: Emotions
Date: 1 Sept 2012
Time: 7pm
Venue: Taylors Asaban Festival (Lakeside Campus)
Ticket: RM68
Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/212680255527611/

Singapore Toys, Games & Comic Convention 2012 (STGCC)
1 – 2 September 2012
Marina Bay Sands
FB page:https://www.facebook.com/singaporetgcc

1 – 2 September 2012
Star City North Atrium, Kota Kinabalu

The Japanese Film Festival 2012
Date: September 2012
GSC Cinemas Kuala Lumpur & Penang

World Cyber Games (WCG) Malaysia 2012
Date: 7 – 9 September
Time: TBA
Venue: PIKOM ICT Mall @ Capsquare Kuala Lumpur
Link: http://pikom.org.my/cms/DirectLayout.asp?CatID=62&ProductID=23021

The Games Xpo (TGX) – SINGAPORE
7th – 9th Sep 2012
Singapore Expo Hall 6
Web: http://www.thegamesxpo.com/
Link: https://www.facebook.com/TGXPO

Taiping Animation Fair
Date: 27 & 28 October 2012
Time: 10:30am – 9:30pm
Venue: Raintown Plaza (Panorama Hotel)
Image link (English version): click here
Facebook Page link: click here

Malaysian Games  Convention (MaGaCon)
Date: 3rd – 4th November 2012
Time: 10am – 10pm
Venue: Level G2, Publika @ Solaris Dutamas, Kuala Lumpur
Entry Fee: RM30

Anime Festival Asia 2012 aka AFA12 (5th Anniversary)
Date: 9 – 11 November 2012
Time: TBA
Venue: Singapore Expo – Hall 7 & 8
Admission: S$?
Site: http://www.animefestival.asia/

World Chinese Book Fair Cosplay Competition
17 November 2012
Venue : The Mines Exhibition Centre Stage
Time : 12:00PM – 3:00PM
FB Page: https://www.facebook.com/animationmerchandise

Japanese Autumn Festival (ShichiGoSan), PENANG
Date: Sunday, 18th Nov 2012
Venue: New Atrium Gurney Plaza, PENANG
Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/391857224219491/

Mecha and Amour Exhibition Date : 22 & 23 November 2012
JCOS Club Cosplay Party: 24 & 25 November 2012
Venue : KSL City EXPO, Johor Bahru (JOHOR)
Time : 12:00PM – 6:00PM
Entrance is Free! Link: http://party.jcosclub.com/

SCANDAL Special Live in Malaysia
Date: 1st December 2012
Time: 8:00pm
Venue: KL Live, Jalan Sultan Ismail
FB event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/408193585901226

Seri Pajam Cosplay Competition (Seremban)
Date: 16th December 2012, Sunday
Time: 12pm – 3pm
Venue: Nusa Intan, Senawang (Seremban)
Link: https://www.facebook.com/SeriPajam/app_287469274689439 & https://www.facebook.com/events/565466736804220/?fref=ts
You have to first “LIKE” the page to view details & entry form. 1st Prize – RM2,000

The Big Bad Wolf Book Sale
Date: 7 – 23 December 2012
Time: First 3 days are 24hours! Check at link
Venue: Mines Convention Centre (MIECC)
Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/290460934399305/
FB: https://www.facebook.com/bbwbooks

Hobby Con 2012 (Sabah)
Date: 8 – 9 December
Time: 1 – 9pm
Venue: City Mall, Kota Kinabalu
Website: http://www.hobbycon.my
Link: https://www.facebook.com/events/142781339193443/

Comic Fiesta 10th Anniversary – 2012
Date: 22 – 23 December
Venue : KL Convention Centre
Website: http://community.comicfiesta.org


13 responses

  1. will be bookmarking this page! XD

    04/01/2012 at 3:31 am

  2. Please Note that Galaxie & Youth event has been cancelled in 2012.

    05/01/2012 at 10:22 pm

  3. John

    Page bookmarked!! =D You guys rocks!!

    08/01/2012 at 1:32 am

  4. lunn1986

    This is one good list!! Thanks!! 😀

    10/01/2012 at 10:14 pm

  5. Migryl

    Ano…this year Comic Fiesta should be 11th Anniversary not 10th lo…==|||

    12/01/2012 at 11:56 pm

    • Hi Migryl, This is The Captain 🙂 2011 is the 10th Anniversary of CF as an organizing committee. The first Comic Fiesta EVENT was in 2002, which would make 2012 the 10th Anniversary of the Comic Fiesta EVENT 🙂

      17/01/2012 at 12:14 am

  6. black catz

    please alert me for any event near kuala lumpur…

    07/03/2012 at 7:56 am

  7. Cosplay Project Invasion (by Lost Gospel Penang) – Cosplay Competition
    i am coming !

    13/03/2012 at 2:41 pm

  8. Lydd

    Love this page…
    Pls do update memon the cosplay events.. looking forward to cosplaying soon…

    13/03/2012 at 9:13 pm

  9. Lydd

    Also pls do alert me is any cosplay events in KL. …thanks..

    13/03/2012 at 9:15 pm

  10. koyukinaah99

    At least come to Sarawak and Sabah often too… Page bookmarked.. You guys awesome! ;D!

    07/06/2012 at 11:05 pm

  11. Teh JuN bIN

    i like all of ur event =)
    i from malaysia,can call me teh =)

    17/06/2012 at 9:24 pm

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    18/06/2012 at 8:00 am

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