With the JPLEX or Japan Entertainment Platform v1.0 happening this weekend, we at POPCulture Online have decided to do a quick roundup of the updates for this exciting event from the nice people at SOZO who brought to us the massive Anime Festival Asia event.
Venue Location Guide
The movie screenings will be held in LTW4A, LTW4B and LRE4, LRE5, LRW3 and LRW5. The concerts will be held at The Republic Cultural Centre's Studio, located at second floor. These areas have been marked in the map with red rectangles.
The JPlex Collection Hub for all movie and concert tickets, as well as the merchandise sales area, is located in the South Agora hall. It is located next to W1, marked with a yellow star.
Movie Ticket Giveaway for Cosplayers
JPLEX will be giving out 50 anime movie screening tickets each day to cosplayers over the weekend on Saturday and SUnday. All giveaway movie tickets for this promotion are based on a first come first serve basis. To quality for this free giveaway, Cosplayers must be in costume at the redemption counter to redeem their free movie tickets.
Do take note that the tickets are only for the first slot which is the 10am one for each day. Redemption will start from 9.30am onwards each day.
JPLEX v1.0 Merchandise
Of course such an event would not be complete without all these lovely Merchandise that will go on sale during the event. These include angela & FLOW Anisong T-Shirts, Naruto COSPA goods, Anime series merchandises like cushions and posters and not forgetting figurines from popular brands such as Alter, Good Smile Company, Kotobukiya and Megahouse.
And for the Gundam fan out there, you are not forgotten with model kits from the Gundam Unicorn series going on sale at the event. This includes the event exclusive 1/144 HGUC Red Comet Sparkle edition of the Sinanju.