One year after holding their events at the SMX Convention Center, Otakuzine Anime Magazine is returning to SM Megatrade Halls to hold their premiere anime event, Ozine Fest 2015.
The tarp at Otaku Expo 2015 has announced that Ozine Fest 2015 will take place on April 24, 25 and 26. Special guests are also announced.
Returning as guests are cosplayers Ying Tze (Malaysia), Misa (Taiwan), Luffy and Tsubasa. The organizer has also invited Tuna from Korea, Angie from Malaysia and Shiraga from Taiwan to the event. Illustrator from Japan DMYO is also coming to Ozine Fest 2015 as one of the event’s guests.
Otakuzine Anime Magazine General Manager Dennis Uy has told us that Korean cosplayer Aza Miyuko will not attend Ozine Fest 2015 due to other commitments, however, she may come this August in time for another Ozine event.
BACK TO MEGATRADE HALL
Uy also told us that all halls and meeting room of Megatrade Halls are going to use. Hall 1 will have the main stage while Hall 2 is set for the merchandise booths. Megatrade Hall 3 will feature a mini-stage for activities. Meeting Rooms are set for the meet and greets.
The organizers has decided to raise the prices of the tickets due to rising cost of operating event. Final ticket prices will be announced on a later date.
Aside from the regular tickets, there is also a “bundled” ticket which include entrance, meet and greet/photo session with all the cosplayer guests and freebies from sponsors.
The organizers is also considering tying up with SM Tickets for the distribution of the tickets. Tickets may become available in February.
Uy has told us that they are also talk with people who will help them with the security. So expect more marshals will be deployed during the three-day event.
More information about Ozine Fest 2015 to be announced on a later date.