Local event organizer Cosplay.ph has announced on Saturday that record label SACRA MUSIC will join as a major exhibitor of Cosplay Mania 2017, marking their first appearance in the country’s biggest cosplay-centric event.


SACRA MUSIC is a subsidiary of Sony Music Entertainment Japan, which was launched last March. Some of its artists under its stable include the anisong duo ClariS, singer LiSA, musical group Kalafina, and singer-seiyuu Kana Hanazawa, among others.

One of it’s artists, Elisa, is set to return to Manila to perform on the event.

As a major exhibitor, they are expected to have a booth on the event and sell official artist merchandise. Details regarding their participation will be released on the coming days.


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Meanwhile, the organizers has also announced details regarding Yuri!!! on Ice director Sayo Yamamoto and producer Fuuko Noda’s panel to be held on the first day of the event.

The panel is open for all Cosplay Mania attendees on that day, but for those who would want to have an autograph with Yamamoto would have to pay a PHP300 autograph signing session stub, which are limited to 100 to 200 slots.

The full details and the rules for the panel are now available on their website.



Cosplay Mania ’17 will be held at the Function Rooms 1-5 of the SMX Convention Center – Manila at the Mall of Asia Complex in Pasay City.

For more details, visit their official website at cosplaymania.com or visit their official Facebook and Twitter pages.


UPDATE: An earlier version of this article misstated the entrance and autograph session signing rules of Yamamoto. We regret making the error.