25. May 2018 - 17:00
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Anime North 2018 | Toronto Congress Center | Friday, 25. May 2018

Anime North is an anime convention located in Toronto, Canada that celebrates anime, manga, music, games and all other forms of Japanese Culture!
  • The Anime North Fashion Show is launching its search for designers to participate in this year's show! Both amateur and professional designers can apply! Showcase your work alongside other talented designers, J-fashion enthusiasts and Japanese brands! Deadline to apply is March 15.
  • The Anime North 2018 Music Video Contest is now open for submissions until April 1, 2018. This year's Momiji's Challenge is to edit a video entirely in black and white. For more information, including contest rules, go to http://www.animenorth.com/live/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=299:music-video-competition&catid=53:contests-game-shows&Itemid=247
  • Anime North 2018 Registration Update Early-bird admissions are sold out, but there are still plenty regular priced Weekend and Daily admissions left.
  • Here is the link to the Eventbrite page to order admissions, and other goodies, for Anime North 2018.
  • In less then a couple of hours, online registration for Anime North 2018 will open. We ask that you please take this time to look over the Registration Page. As a reminder, there are only a limited number of $50, non-refundable, early bird admissions available. As a heads-up: due to how Eventbrite handles orders, we will be waiting until Registration lets us know when they are sold out before we announce it.
  • Guests at #AN2018 We're happy to announce that Voice Actor Jerry Jewell is coming to Anime North 2018!
  • Anime North will again be offering a Badge Mailout option for 2018. All admission badges in a single order (with lanyards) can be mailed to a Canadian address for $25, using Canada Post registered mail to deliver your badges directly to your mailbox. Signatures will not be required. The mailout will take place 2-3 weeks before the ***. Tracking numbers will be emailed out to allow the purchasers to track their badges online. Deadline for purchasing admissions with the Badge Mailout is April 20, 2018. This is also the deadline for requesting a refund for badges selected for mailout. Note; the mailout option only applies to admission badges purchased in the same order as the mailout fee. It cannot be applied to badges purchased in separate orders.
  • Guests at #AN2018 We're happy to announce that Voice Actor J. Michael Tatum is coming to Anime North 2018!
  • Guests at #AN2018 We're happy to announce that Voice Actor Josh Grelle is coming to Anime North 2018!
  • Guests at #AN2018 We're happy to announce that Voice Actor Micah Solusod is coming to Anime North 2018!
  • Anime North TTC Weekend Pass - $25 Available this year for purchase will be a 3-day pass for unlimited travel on the TTC (buses and subway), good for Friday May 25, Saturday May 26, and Sunday May 27. The pass will have the AN logo and will be available for advance purchase from our website with your registration badge. This pass will be included in the registration badge mailout if you purchase both the pass and the badge mailout option (note that the pass will NOT be mailed on its own). It will otherwise be available at registration when you pick up your badge (starting the Thursday pre-reg pickup).
  • Registration for Anime North 2018 will be opening January 2, 2018 Prices are Weekend: $60; Saturday: $45; Friday: $35; Sunday: $35 The first 3,000 Weekend admissions sold online will be charged an Early Bird price of $50. These admissions will be non-refundable. There will be a Badge Mailout option to have your Admission badge and lanyard mailed out to attendees before the ***. Price and details will be announced shortly. Weekend admissions cap is 17,500 attendees. Saturday cap will be 6,000 attendees. Friday and Sunday cap will be 5,000 attendees. Group Admissions will only apply to school anime groups and established anime clubs, or special-needs groups. Group discounts must be arranged ahead of time by contacting Registration directly at registration@animenorth.com. We look forward to seeing you at the ***.
  • The remaining partner hotel blocks for Anime North 2018 will be open tomorrow, Friday, September 1, at 12:01 am. Information on the hotel blocks are available on the Hotels page of the website right now. Edit(3): We have been advised that some congoers who booked in the Crowne Plaza Hotel Anime North block may have been provided with incorrect information in regards to parking fees. Please be assured that parking is FREE for those who have booked in the Anime North 2018 block at the Crowne Plaza hotel. Your confirmation email may still state $20 parking per day, but this is generic and automatically generated information on their reservation email. We have been assured by both Crowne Plaza and Andromeda Consultants that our agreement for free parking will be honoured. If you are having any issues or want more information on booking with one of Anime North partner hotels, please contact ANHotel@AndromedaConsultants.com.
  • Room bookings at the Delta Airport Hotel (formally the international Plaza) will open on TUESDAY, AUGUST 1st at 11 AM. Bookings will ONLY be accepted on-line, not through the telephone. The booking link will be found on the Anime North website under Information - Hotels. Rooms are a flat $179 a night. While the link will take you to the Delta website, bookings in the block will not be active until 11 AM August 1st.