University of the Philippines Anime Manga Enthusiast through its official website and Facebook page has released an official statement on their next AME Fair event.
A game-themed event, UP AME 1UP is scheduled on February 23, 2013 at the World Trade Center Tent in Pasay City.
Here is the full statement of UP-AME.
AME 1UP: Official Statement – GET READY to go 1UP!
This school year 2012-2013, UP AME is bringing to anime, manga, and now gaming fans of all ages – UP AME 1UP! This much awaited and much anticipated AME FAIR will be held on February 23, 2013, at the Hall D of the World Trade Center in Pasay.
This next game-themed AME FAIR will be bigger and better, with more action-packed activities, thrilling game tournaments and a rocking pre-fair event. Accompanied by our usual AME FAIR highlights – merchandise booths, themed café, cosplay event, fanfic and fanart contests, workshops, AME FAIR con-goers can also expect more raffle giveaways, freebies and contest prizes.
So mark your calendars now and get ready for the first anime con for 2013 – UP AME 1UP!
For more information about UP AME 1UP!, visit the fair website at http://fair.up-ame.org/. For interested sponsors and fair participants, email your inquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The University of the Philippines Anime Manga Enthusiast has updated their official website revealing teaser for their next AME Fair event.
The site resembles an opening sequence of the Super Mario Brother game, however, site didn’t revealed any more details on where and when will be the event.
In the recent Cosplay Mania ’12 event held at the SMX Convention in Pasay City, souvenir stickers that were given at their booth revealed some details of the much awaited university event.
Sticker contains the name “1 UP”, numbers “02.2013” and resembles again of the famous platform video game, suggesting that the theme of the next AME event will be game-related and it will be held February next year.
UP Anime Manga Enthusiasts, also known as UP AME, is the first anime-oriented organization in the Philippines recognized by a university. It is same group behind the 11 AME Fair events. The recent was the AME Monogatari which was held last November 12, 2011 at World Trade Center Manila.