On August 9, the Philippines’ Best of Anime convention announced on August 9 that the event will make a return at the SMX Convention Center on September 16.
The event is titled “The Best of Anime 2023: The Reunion”. The event is returning for the first time since 2019.
It will also feature the returns of the event’s staple performers: visual kei band UchuSentai:NOIZ and idol group Starmarie, and rock idol group Chicken Blow the Idol, Davao-based J-pop cover group Pastel Mix, and VA Miura Ayme as guests.
Japanese cosplayer Reika, and Philippine cosplayer AC Hernandez Hernandez will be attending the event as well. Monya Nakane from staple performer Starmarie will also participate as a cosplayer.