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Japan Character VR: An Anime VR Experience!

Japan Character VR Matsuri uses the latest VR technology to exhibit works from various Japanese creators and their characters to fans all over the world.
Now, Japan Character VR Matsuri will have a special booth at HYPER JAPAN Festival July 2017, bringing along two leading Japanese publishers – Shueisha Inc. and Kodansha Ltd.

Come check out reproduction cels of One Piece, a jumbo Shonen Jump cover photo area, and a giant replica of the Mini Merry, only at HYPER JAPAN! Don’t miss out!

Due to space constraints, a (free!) ticketing system will be implemented for the VR Experience.Please note that ticket supplies are limited.
Tickets will be handed out on the day and will be valid only for the day and time stated. Please go to the Japan Character VR area in QS6 for more detailed info!


VR Experience: One Piece Cube

Have you ever wanted to dive into the world of One Piece? Now’s your chance! With One Piece Cube, you can get up-close and personal with original manga illustrations from the internationally-popular series in both black and white and colour. You’ve never experienced One Piece like this before!

VR Experience: Death Note VR Escape Game

Enter the thrilling world of Death Note with the Death Note VR Escape Game! In this game, you take up the role of Misa Amane, who has been imprisoned in a creepy basement.
What’s more, the basement is quickly filling up with water! Will you be able to escape on time, or will you face a bad ending?

VR Experience: JUMP Cube

Are you ready for an adventure into the world of JUMP manga? Welcome to the JUMP Cube! Here, you can enter the realm of VR and your very own gallery, packed full of original illustrations from your favourite JUMP manga, including Boku no Hero Academia (My Hero Academia), Haikyuu!!, and Naruto. Think of JUMP Cube as your very own personal art gallery, where you can not only look at the art in front of you, but pick it up too!

VR Experience: JUMP Art Gallery

Can’t get enough of JUMP manga? Then the JUMP Art Gallery is the place for you! Using Gear VR, enter a virtual museum filled with artwork from the hit manga series Dragon Ball, Ansatsu Kyoushitsu (Assassination Classroom), Naruto, One Piece, and Boku no Hero Academia (My Hero Academia). Once you get to the final room of this VR art gallery, a certain surprise awaits you…

VR Experience: Hop Step Sing!

Hop Step Sing! Is a VR idol unit project by Kodansha made up of three adorable girls. In this VR experience, Niina Nijikawa, Shikiri Shiishiba, and Mikasa Minowa will perform a concert just for you! With changeable backgrounds, you can experience the kind of concert that’s only possible in VR.

Wondering what kind of music and performance to expect from these three idol girls? You can check out the music videos for their first two songs below – both of which can be viewed in 360º!

Hop Step Sing! “Kisekiteki Shining!” VR Music Video

Hop Step Sing! “kiss × kiss × kiss” VR Music Video

For more information about Hope Step Sing please check the official website


Come check out reproduction cels of One Piece, a jumbo Shonen Jump cover photo area, and a giant replica of the Mini Merry, only at HYPER JAPAN!

Don’t miss ‘em!

We’ll be selling MidCids!

MidCid stands for Identity Motif Identity Colour, and works with the concept of contemporary traditional Japanese patterns and colours.
This brand has reevaluated traditional Japanese colours and patterns through the eyes of traditional Japanese designers and recreated them, giving birth to “Modern Japonism.” MidCid designs are inspired by a wide range of Japanese cultural concepts, such as Sakura cherry blossoms and the Tokyo landscape. Various products from this brand will be available for purchase at HYPER JAPAN Festival July 2017.

This exhibition presented by Dai Nippon Printing
About Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd.
Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd. is the organiser for the second Japan Character VR Matsuri special booth at HYPER JAPAN Festival 2017.
Since its establishment in Tokyo, Japan in 1876, DNP has been offering a wide variety of printing-related products and services in the areas of Information Communications,
Lifestyle and Industrial Supplies, and Electronics. Aside from printing and producing books and magazines,
DNP also offers services in marketing, promotions, and the globalisation of publishing businesses with sales offices and manufacturing sites across the world.
For more information, please visit the official website:

In cooperation with:
Shueisha Inc.
Kodansha Ltd.
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