Category Archives: Events

AnimeCon Goes South

AnimeCon was one of the first events I ever visited, about 5 years ago. This time it’s being held in Ahoy, Rotterdam. Which was a big change, from rooms to multiple big hall’s, but they used portable wall’s to compensate and isolate activities. I noticed

DoKomi

Dokomi is one of the biggest events in the Netherlands held in Düsseldorf, Germany. I noticed the there were more day long events than workshops or lectures. There was enough food to get but it was pricey and you could expect a long waiting line.

Arcade Night

For quite a while the demo ran for holding a weekly “Arcade night” with the guys from ddr-exp. A cash amount in advance and then the rest of the evening everything on freeplay, also extra games are set up. Playing a lot continuously gives you the

TomoFair Amsterdam 2018

The event was held at the World Fashion Center in Amsterdam. Tomo was early this year, the event existed in multiple halls for Food, gaming, stage an off course a big dealers room. There was apparently no theme and the decoration was limited. Furthermore it been crowded in a good way compared with the year previous when the building definitely reached

DDR-EXP V8

This year the festive month was kicked off even more cheerfully for lovers of rhythm games. On the 1st of December 2018, the eighth edition of DDR-Exp was held in the Games Guild in Alphen aan den Rijn. An event by the community, for the

Midwinter Fair 16th

The 16th edition of Winterfair in the Archeon, luckily the weather forecast was better than the year before. There was a bit less decoration and fewer activities setup, maybe because of the weather or the amount of people predicted to come. The event itself was

DCC Winter Edition 2018

The winter edition of Dutch Comic Con is back. The big halls of the Jaarbeurs where filled with fans of the American and a bit of the Japanese comic culture. Although the name comic con it appeared much more than that. For example there was

International Pump Fest 2018

During the International Pump Fest, the country’s best players come together to match themselves against the rest of the world. After a national qualification round, the top 6 men and women proceeded to the IPF round where they could compete for a placement in the

Japfest Zandvoort

This was one of the two yearly editions of Japfest, on sunday the 6th of may in Zandvoort, An event for real car-lovers with a Japanese edge. The whole terrain was filled with cars, with a lot of old classic variations, Or the trueno from

Dutch Comic Con Winter 2017

The second edition of Dutch Comic Con Winter edition took place. Like every comic convention it started with a mass of fans en route to the trade fair in Utrecht. After the trip was over, which wasn’t too bad this year, the first thing that