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Australia’s premier Japanese pop-culture convention, SMASH! SYDNEY MANGA AND ANIME SHOW is returning for another spectacular event on August 20th and 21st at Rosehill Gardens.

Celebrating all things Japanese pop-culture including cosplay, animation, fashion, gaming and entertainment, year 2016 marks the 10th anniversary of SMASH! Sydney Manga and Anime Show.

Slated to be the best convention year yet, Australia’s #1 anime convention will see the return of exclusive and fan-favourite events including guest panels, artists, exhibitors, screenings, workshops and cosplay competitions.

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In addition to this, SMASH! will be hosting a special anniversary event on Saturday, August 20th from 7:00pm to 10:30pm. Featuring live music, performances, and extra cosplay events, SMASH! 2016 is a pop-culture extravaganza not to be missed.

President of SMASH Andrew Qiu says “For fans of geek and Japanese pop-culture, SMASH! is the ultimate show for all convention goers.”

“No matter how old you are, or what you love, SMASH! is a fantastic opportunity to cultivate one’s passion and knowledge about Japan and its unique culture.”

Tickets are on sale now at www.smash.org.au.

SMASH! 2016 (ADVANCE) TICKET PRICES:

• Weekend Pass: $50
• Saturday pass: $35
• Sunday Pass: $30
• Saturday Pass + SMASH! 10th Anniversary Party ticket: $50
• Weekend + SMASH! 10th Anniversary Party ticket: $65

SMASH! SYDNEY MANGA AND ANIME SHOW 2016

Date: Saturday 20th and Sunday 21st August, 2016
Venue: Rosehill Gardens, Sydney

For more information:

Twitter: www.twitter.com/smashcon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/smashcon
Instagram: www.instagram.com/smashcon