Anime Festival Asia (AFA) which supports Japanese popular culture, has announced two major investors. Japanese advertising agency Dentsu Inc. and Japanese concert hall (Zepp) operator and event promoter Zepp Live Entertainment Inc. They will work with the incumbent Singapore-based organise SOZO Pte Ltd.

Aime Festival Asia 2013 will be held in Singapore from 8th-10th November at Suntec International Convention and Exhibition Centre.

Last year, the event attracted over 80,000 visitors. In 2012, the AFA launched satellite events in Kuala Lumpur and Jakarta.

At the event this year will be exclusive merchandise and anima-related content showcases as well as personalities from Japan and the region. For more information go to www.animefestival.asia.