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This year, we’re expecting just as many conventions happening as the last, so here’s a quick breakdown of what cons are happening in Malaysia this 2017.

If you’re lazy to look through all the entries, you’ll find a short list of dates at the bottom of the next page. This list will be updated with new entries throughout the year, so if you see something without a confirmed date, don’t be disheartened!

Season4Otaku- 25-26 February

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Taking place at Makespace at Quill City mall later this month, this convention is a smaller scale convention (much like most conventions begin) but if you happen to be in the neighborhood, there’s no reason to not check it out.

More information here.

CTFKL 2017 – 5 March

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The Collectors Toy Fair KL is back for another year, this time with a Kampong theme! If you have the time to drop by, its happening at Istana Budaya this March, with just an RM5 entry fee.

More information here.

Aoharu Matsuri 2017 – 18-19 March

An ACG event that celebrates the joy of all things ACG, they’ll be having lots of fun performances and dances too!

More information here.

AniManGaki Mini 2017 – 13-14 May

Freshly announced, this smaller version of AniManGaki will be heading our way this May. More details coming soon!

C2AGE 2017 – 15-16 July

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C2AGE will be back this year, and they have a confirmed date! Location wise the event will take place at the HELP Subang 2 campus.

More information here.

Cosplay Commuter

A rather novel concept and likely the first of it’s kind on our shores, the Cosplay Commuter invites cosplayers to ride the train and have fun at various stops along the way!

For more information, visit here.

Visual Arts Expo 2017 – 22-23 July

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VAX2017 is back for another year, this time taking place at the Shah Alam convention Center this July.

More information here.

Hotshotz 2017 – 22-23 July

Prepared for gaming, gaming and more gaming? this new contender to the scene will have not only gaming tournaments but cosplay elements, an indie games showcase and awesome guests like Yugana and Onnies.

More information here.

Malaysia Hobby Expo – 26-27 August

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The Malaysia Hobby Expo 2017 has been confirmed, complete with date and location!

More info here.

AniManGaki 2017 -19-20 August

AniManGaki just revealed the dates for their convention this year, same month, same place. They’ll be releasing more details as they go along, but for now, we know that the theme this year is Magic!

More information here.

AnimeXover – 8-9 April

Taking the place of the Animax Carnival we’ve had over the last few years is AnimeXover, which is taking place 8-9 April at Sunway Pyramid. The lineup doesn’t look too different from what we’d expect at other conventions but we hope that it’ll be just as good as any other huge convention.

XPAX Fantasy Fest 2017 – Unconfirmed

Also taking place towards the end of the year, Xpax’s sponsored convention is home to fun concerts and a plethora of other fun events and appearances. We’re not sure they’ll be back just yet, but hopefully it will be free entry like last time!

HobbyCon 2017 – Unconfirmed

The biggest convention in East Malaysia has yet to confirm whether or not they’re making a comeback for this year, but we have no doubts that they would. HobbyCon tends to take place in December, so they’ll likely be coming around then.

More info here.

Kotakon 2017 – Unconfirmed

Usually taking place towards the end of the year, the board game event has been running for two years now. Whether or not they’ll be back this year is as of yet, unconfirmed.