Japan Nite is an annual showcase of Japanese bands at SXSW in Austin, which has introduced over 100 bands to the world from 1996 to present. Japan Nite visits Chicago at the Double Door on March 18th!
Kichigi.com in conjunction with Kabuki Restaurant is hosting a week long Anime Festival March 8-15!
Local cosplayer Priscilla Roobsawang will be hosting a wig panel/presentation for Northwestern university’s Anime Club on March 7, 2014!
Looks like Chicago got in on the limited release of Hayao Miyazaki’s new film, The Wind Rises(Kaze Tachinu). Looks like it opened on limited release on February 21, 2014 and will be expanding to more theaters on February 28th.