Pinoy Otaku Festival (POF) 2019: Asobu will take place at the Trade Hall of Robinsons Novaliches in Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines on May 17-19, 2019. The event will feature special guests from both Japan and the Philippines.
Among the guests are Yohgen, Gekitora, Hiro Saeki, Kazuki, Gloco Gaming and Yu-En Cosplay. The event will also feature Filipino bands which are also into both Philippine and Japanese pop cultures namely FREETIX, Kanjiru, Neko Hunter Band and Kulaspiro.
Ariel Villasanta will grace Pinoy Otaku Festival (POF) 2019: Asobu, as well. He is the other half of the comedy duo Ariel and Maverick with Maverick Relova.
The duo that pioneered the comedy reality-show in Philippine TV has an upcoming movie titled “The Untold Story of the Kings of Reality Shows.” Villasanta stars in “Totoo TV,” “Mommy Elvie’s Problematic Show” and “Pinoy Meets World.”
Moreover, Pinoy Otaku Festival (POF) 2019: Asobu will highlight the world of idols as it rises in the Philippines with Aidoru Sozai, AOS49, CH4U, IVY! Musume, JAPHDOLLS PH, Pepper Keibu, Poly V, Sophia the Artist, Tanchikon and Ureshii-san Tomodachi. The event hosts include Kiel from Choji PH, Tessa Carbonell, Justin Villaseran, Geneva Cabading and Fatima Jongco.
The Pinoy Otaku Festival is partnering with House of Light and Hands of God Charity Works, by giving part of the proceeds (ticket sales) to help support them in their various activities. House of Light is a support group and help them create more awareness regarding HIV/AIDS and Hands of God Charity Works provides care for less privileged children.
An annual event of Naruto Cosplayers PH (NCPH) that promotes cosplay, anime and pop culture, the Pinoy Otaku Festival is held annually every May. Participants celebrate Japanese culture and how Filipinos enrich it as they experience the Filipino culture through the latest popular culture as we combine cosplay, music and the Filipino’s heart of gold for helping people.
Ticket price is set at 100 pesos per day. Those who are attending for three days are encouraged to get the 3-DAY PASS at 300 pesos.
For those who want to have more perks at the event, you can avail the 3-DAY VIP ACCESS for 500 pesos. For three days, the access applies to the convention only, participation in Animazing Race, and Premium Raffles, among others.
Pinoy Otaku Festival (POF) 2019: Asobu tickets are available online via Ticket2Me. The event is a collaboration between Robinsons Novaliches, Naruto Cosplayers PH and Red Cloud Interactive Marketing Service or Red Cloud Interactive.
Naruto Cosplayers PH (NCPH) is one of the largest cosplay and Japanese culture based organization in the Philippines with a background in events organizing and cosplay for a cause/charity works. Founded on October 10, 2010, the birthday of the anime character Uzumaki Naruto, the organization was featured several times in mainstream media and new media for its various activities.
Red Cloud Interactive began as an informal freelance team in 2010 brought about by the need to organize events usually related to cosplay and music. In 2018, the value of the portfolio accumulated by the group leader to its formalization as a business managed by a group of friends.