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Bushiroad announces exciting additions to CharaExpo 2017

Press Release   •   Aug 30, 2017 10:01 +08

Bushiroad has expanded their guest list at CharaExpo 2017 with several anime stars and artistes; some of which will be making their debut appearance at the annual expo.

This year’s entertainment roster includes fantastic new additions from musical acts to voice actors. Fans can expect performances by MYTH & ROID, a contemporary creative unit, which is the brainchild of producer, Tom-H@ck; vocalist Rita; all-girl band from popular multi-media project BanG Dream! and the cast from the hit animation series, KEMONO FRIENDS.

                                                              (The cast of KEMONO FRIENDS)

Trading card game fans can look forward to meeting the creator of the ever-popular Cardfight!! Vanguard series, Akira Ito, as well as Mark Ishii, the voice behind the show’s protagonist Chrono Shindou! Bushiroad will also be introducing their new fantasy trading card game, Dragoborne -Rise to Supremacy-, and will be hosting an Asian Championship at the event where fans can expect a special guest appearance by Women’s Atomweight World Champion, Angela Lee, who is the ambassador for the Dragoborne Asia-Oceania Championship 2017.

For the first time ever, fans will also be able to get their hands on exclusive Bushiroad WGP2017, Love Live! and BanG Dream! merchandise at the expo, which has never been available outside of Japan prior to the Japan release.

The Opening Ceremony will commence on 9th September 2017, where Bushiroad President and CEO Takaaki Kidani will give the opening address. Also in attendance will be two special guests; Kenji Shinoda, Ambassador of Japan to Singapore and New Japan Pro Wrestler Jushin Thunder Liger, to officially open the doors.

Held on the 9th and 10th of September 2017, this year’s expo at Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre will be held in conjunction with Bushiroad’s 10th anniversary.

Learn more about CharaExpo 2017 at


About CharaExpo 2017

CharaExpo2017 is a Japanese manga, anime, games and cosplay event that will be held on 9 and 10 September 2017 in Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Halls 404-406. CharaExpo2017 aims to shine the spotlight on the people and team behind the scenes of these Japanese-related content. The event will feature prominent producers, manga artists, illustrators, cosplayers and more. Fans can look forward to meeting these special guests and learn more about their passion and work. Major Japanese anime, manga and game companies will also be participating in the event to showcase and offer event-exclusive exhibits and merchandise. For more information, visit

About Bushiroad

Bushiroad Inc. is an entertainment company known for developing Cardfight!! Vanguard, Future Card Buddyfight, Weiss Schwarz, Dragoborne -Rise to Supremacy- and other card games, promotional items, smartphone applications around the world. For more information about CharaExpo2017, please contact Bushiroad Inc. at

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