SOZO has announced the AFA Station initiative, which aims to bring the Anime Festival Asia experience online. It is a “fully curated Festival Online” held over three days on 30 August, 5 and 6 September 2020.
The AFA Station website revealed that it will showcase exclusively curated appearances and performances, as well as an e-commerce marketplace amongst other segments that are to be announced. It plans to provide a variety of experiences with its anime content, cosplay and gaming communities, and more.
AFA Station is described as:
“AFA Station” is a fully-curated “Festival Online” hosted on a dedicated platform employing various functionalities from video streaming, interactive content scheduling and community functions – combining everything you love about Anime Festival Asia, covering genres such as anime, games, music, lifestyle, culture, cosplay, and more!
“AFA Station” will stream exclusively curated appearances and performances, feature its own e-commerce marketplace, online community discussions, and will even let you chat with fellow attendees – all in one place!
More details about the festival content will be announced closer to the date.