Kanako Ito, during Anime Boston in 2012. (Photo from anigamers.com)

Pop-culture events organizer Cosplay.ph has updated the I Love Anisong concert schedule at Cosplay Mania on Friday, in light with Shiena Nishizawa’s cancellation of her appearance.

Japanese singer Kanako Ito will now be replacing Nishizawa on the second day on Sunday, October 1.

She will headline the concert, together with the Japanese alternative rock group BACK-ON and fantasy idol group Starmarie, with performances from three of Tokyo Performance Dolls and Cosplay Got Talent competition winner.



Cosplay Mania ’16 is happening on October 1-2, 2016 at the SMX Convention Center – Manila, inside the Mall of Asia Complex in Pasay City.

You may buy your tickets at SM Ticket branches and online at smtickets.com.

For more details regarding the event, please visit their website at cosplaymania.com or visit their social media accounts on Facebook, Twitter and Google PlusSubject to change without prior notice.