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Anime conventions, online communities, websites, blogs and more.


What's even better than anime itself? The community of people around it. Learn about anime conventions, the blogs and websites that cover anime, places to shop, the finer points of anime-themed costuming, and much more.
  1. Anime Download Directory
  2. Anime Community
  3. Anime Conventions
  1. Anime Shopping
  2. Anime Collectibles
  3. Cosplay

Anime Download Directory

Want to find anime episodes online? Here's where to start -- get episodes streamed to your browser, or download episodes in high quality from a number of different legal providers.

Anime Community

Want to tap into the anime community? You don't have to look far. From blogs and fan sites to MySpace pages and local clubs, there's plenty of anime fans to mix and mingle with. You just have to know where to look.

Anime Conventions

Get together with your fellow fans! Anime conventions have blossomed from being tiny local shindigs into major regional events drawing thousands of people. Learn more about these gatherings and how to get the most out of them.

Anime Shopping

Looking for some great anime merchandise? Well, you've come to the right place. Here's some great shopping guides to help you find all the best anime and manga goodies!

Anime Collectibles

Motoko Kusanagi Statue - Photo Courtesy of Entertainment Earth

Trying to build your own anime collection? Or maybe you've been collecting for a while and just want to add to what you've already got? Fortunately, there's plenty of anime collectibles to go around and with a little know-how, you can build a first-rate collection that will have your friends turning green with envy. Here's everything you need to know about collecting anime.


Cosplay - or "costume play" is a popular past-time of anime fans far and wide and if you're thinking about a cheap store-bought getup, think again... cosplayers take their costumes very, very seriously. Check out these links to get your best cosplay face on.

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