A press release conference was held.

On March 28, 2017, during the regular press conference in March held at Osaka Convention and Tourism Bureau, the present site was announced to the media.

From now on we will be uploading information related to POPCULTUREOSAKA.
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Osaka Convention and Tourism Bureau will take part in the “Nipponbashi Street Festa”

Osaka Convention and Tourism Bureau will participate in “Nipponbashi Street Festa 2017,” the 13th version of the biggest cosplay festival in Japan, on March 19, 2017 (Sun).

・Nipponbashi Street Festa 2017

Set up in Nipponbashi “Times” parking area, the exhibition stand of Osaka Convention and Tourism Bureau will be distributing postcards with original sketches from “Hand Shakers,” a popular anime program in which famous sightseeing spots in Osaka are depicted, especially drawn for the occasion. Since only a limited number of copies will be available, hurry up and get yours!

“POPCULTURE OSAKA” Website is now online!

The Osaka Convention and Tourism Bureau has now online a new website aiming to inform the world about Osaka’s pop culture – the name of the website is, quite aptly, “POPCULTURE OSAKA”

The website will include updates on items related to Osaka’s “new tourism” that focuses on manga, anime, samurai, ninja, pop idols and other pop culture areas.