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Hyper Japan 2011 Event Details

Date: 2011 June 27 15:46

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With less than a month to go until Hyper Japan at London's Olympia Two they've started to rev up and reveal to the world what will happen on 22nd to 24th July 2011.

They've sent us the details, highlights include the Eat-Japan Sushi Awards, a Sake Seminar, Nintendo unleashed. Along with a Taiko Master, Cosplay competitions and much more.

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Hyper Japan 2011



Friday 22 – Sunday 24 July 2011
Olympia Two, London

HYPER JAPAN 2011 will be held at Olympia Two, London, on Friday 22, Saturday 23 and Sunday 24 July 2011. Event highlights include:

HYPER JAPAN will also feature a dedicated charity area to support the people and regions affected by the Tohoku Pacific Earthquake of March 11, 2011. This will include:

  • Charity Raffle: there will be a charity raffle every day, with prizes generously donated by HYPER JAPAN sponsors and exhibitors. Entrance to the raffle is through the purchase of a beautiful handmade sakura brooch, designed and made by TERP London.

  • 7-Beaches Tsunami Aid Exhibition: an exhibition of photographs taken at the affected area, organised by 7-Beach Tsunami Aid Project.

  • Show Area: an area featuring performances, shows and talks by groups involved in Japanese culture and interests.

  • Experience Zone: an opportunity to get hands-on with illustrators or origami experts, or practice your Japanese language skills. All workshops and experiences are free, but donations will be accepted.

In addition to the above, one third of all sponsorship funding for HYPER JAPAN 2011 will be donated to the Japan Society Earthquake Relief Fund. 10% of net ticket revenue will also be donated directly to the Relief Fund.
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Cuisine: HYPER JAPAN 2011 will also feature an extensive line-up of other exhibitors and guests. There will be an authentic Maid Cafe in addition to the Eat-Japan Food Court, where visitors can sample a variety of authentic Japanese food and drink.
Details on cuisine are available here:

Cool: Big names in the games and media entertainment industry, such as Bandai Namco Partners, KONAMI and Square Enix Products will all be at the event, as well as fashion, art and technology related exhibitors. Find out more here:

Culture: HYPER JAPAN 2011 will also be hosting the Japan Media Arts Festival and Third Window Films, along with multiple other stalls and stands that will allow our visitors to experience the diversity and vibrancy of contemporary Japanese culture.

More details here:

Source: Hyper Japan
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