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IFFT Postponed until June 2021

A message from our board of directors: It was recently announced that the City of Toronto is cancelling all permits for major city-led events and festivals through until June 30th 2020. “Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the City of Toronto is cancelling all city-led major events, festivals, conferences and cultural programs, and is also cancelling all city permits for major …

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Quick update regarding COVID-19

The International Fan Festival Toronto (IFFT) team has worked extremely hard to deliver an amazing experience for our attendees this year. We are well aware of the recent announcement with the city closing down all city-led events until the end of June, and are currently reviewing our situation and monitoring the latest COVID-19 updates as more updates pour in at …

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Message from IFF regarding COVID-19

International Fan Festival Toronto (IFFT) is closely monitoring the COVID-19 (Coronavirus disease) situation and remains updated through communications from the World Health Organization, public health advisories, and other agencies. Currently, planning for IFFT 2020 remains underway and our team is working diligently toward creating another unforgettable experience in our sophomore year! Your safety will always remain our priority; IFFT will …

SUBMISSIONS OPEN – IFFT Mascot Contest 2020

Calling all artists! Put on your creative shoes and show us your artistic prowess to enter the IFFT Official Mascot Contest! The Grand Prize is a free 3-day Artist Alley booth at IFFT 2021, and more! This year’s themes are… – Maid/Butler – Idol – Kimono If you want to post your artwork on your social media, make sure you …

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Hikarin as Cosplay Guest!

Please join us in welcoming Canadian cosplay sensation Hikarin as a guest at IFF Toronto 2020! Having participated in several international anime events, Hikarin charms her fans with her high quality portrayal of various characters, and her dazzling smiles. We can’t wait to find out which character she will cosplay as at IFFT 2020! Check out her social media to …

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Student Poster Quest

Are you a student in high school thinking of attending IFF Toronto 2020? Come sign up for our Student Poster Quest to get a FREE weekend pass to our anime convention! What do I have to do? 1. Post IFF’s event posters at 15 different locations (with the permission of the location’s manager).2. Take a picture of the posters you …

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GIVEAWAY – Win a free pass to Anime Shogatsu 2020

Still haven’t gotten your tickets for Anime Shogatsu 2020? Hop in and enter IFF Toronto’s giveaway to win one of 10 free passes to Anime Shogatsu! IFF Toronto will be there too with our own booth so don’t miss out! Click this link to enter the giveaway → https://gleam.io/G1h9p/iff-toronto-x-anime-shogatsu-giveaway Visit here for more information on the event → http://animeshogatsu.com

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Marina Inoue as voice acting guest of IFFT2020

Next special guest joining the IFFT 2020 guest lineup is, Japanese voice actor Marina Inoue! Inoue san is most known from her notable roles as Armin Arlert (Attack on Titan) Yoko Littner (Gurren Lagann), Momo Yaoyorozu (My Hero Academia), Sakura Mamiya (Rin-ne), Kyoko Mogami (Skip Beat!), Tohka Yatogami (Date A Live), Nao Midorikawa/Cure March (Smile PreCure!), and many more to …

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IFFT to host Tetsuya Kakihara as 2020 voice acting guest!

Up next on our guest list from Japan is voice actor Tetsuya Kakihara! IFF Toronto 2020 will be Tetsuya Kakihara’s first ever Canadian convention appearance. He is the voice behind many notable characters, such as Natsu Dragneel (FAIRY TAIL), Simon (Gurren Lagann), Jinpachi Toudou (Yowamushi Pedal), Prompto Argentum (FINAL FANTASY XV), Jin Kisaragi (BlazBlue), Subaru Akehoshi (Ensemble Stars!), and more. He …

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IFFT welcomes voice actor Showtaro Morikubo as 2020 guest!

We are extremely excited to present Japanese voice actor Showtaro Morikubo as a guest of honour at IFF Toronto 2020! IFF Toronto 2020 will be Showtaro Morikubo’s first ever Canadian convention appearance. With his unique voice, he has voiced many iconic characters such as Nara Shikamaru (Naruto), Goro Shigeno (MAJOR), Yosuke Hanamura, (Persona4 The Animation), Akaya Kirihara (Prince of Tennis), …