Each year MegaHobby Expo takes place for figure aficionados and collectors alike to see what is on the horizon for the figures industry and to get a peek of what is just around the corner to add to their collections. However with the continuation of COVID-19, as with many other events, MegaHobby Expo has been forced to turn to the internet in order to hold their event. Today, they have announced MegaHobby Expo Online, a 3-day event taking place next weekend October 30th through November 1st.
Alongside the announcement of the event, the organizers had the following to say about MegaHobby Expo Online:
This year’s MegaHobby Expo has been recrafted as a “virtual convention” where visitors from around the world can enjoy new figure and product reveals, participate in interactive events and explore booths from participating Japanese toy and figure exhibitors such as Alter, Hobby Japan, Kotobukiya,Aniplex+, Dengeki Hobby WEB, Licorne, Yoyogi Animation Gakuin, and MIMEYOI.
MegaHouse figures are renowned by collectors for their amazing level of detail and visual impact. The new figures at the MegaHobby Expo can be viewed in advance in 360°. Visitors will be able to then share their favorite angles on social media.
This will be the first time that people worldwide will be able to participate in MegaHobby Expo and there will be a large number of participants and titles being featured such as; Cyber Formula, Demon Slayer, Digimon Adventure, Mobile Suit Gundam, One Piece, and many more.
If you have an internet connection available to you, you can tune in to the MegaHobby Expo Online by visiting their website during the show days. Who knows, maybe you’ll find that next figure you were looking for to round out your collection!