AnimeFest in Japantown

Added on by Loren Elliott.

A few favorite frames from this wacky event...

Bonita Kang of Santa Rosa, California, is seen in costume at Japantown's SF Anime Festival & Cosplay gathering in San Francisco, California, on Saturday, July 18, 2015. Kang dressed as the character "Paula" from the video game "EarthBound". Anime is the term for Japanese animated productions and cosplay is the practice of dressing in costume as a character.

Bonita Kang of Santa Rosa, California, is seen in costume at Japantown's SF Anime Festival & Cosplay gathering in San Francisco, California, on Saturday, July 18, 2015. Kang dressed as the character "Paula" from the video game "EarthBound". Anime is the term for Japanese animated productions and cosplay is the practice of dressing in costume as a character.

Raven Conley is seen dressed as character Bill Cipher from "Gravity Falls" at Japantown's SF Anime Festival & Cosplay gathering in San Francisco, California, on Saturday, July 18, 2015. Anime is the term for Japanese animated productions and cosplay is the practice of dressing in costume as a character.

Raven Conley is seen dressed as character Bill Cipher from "Gravity Falls" at Japantown's SF Anime Festival & Cosplay gathering in San Francisco, California, on Saturday, July 18, 2015. Anime is the term for Japanese animated productions and cosplay is the practice of dressing in costume as a character.