In the AKIHABARA Game & Anime Zone, brand new Japanese sports gaming system HADO launched the first HYPER HADO Tournament at HYPER JAPAN Festival 2019. Everyone is welcome to play HADO so come and have a practice game or even join the HYPER HADO Tournament for the chance to go to the HADO World Cup in Japan.
Nintendo have had a busy day in the AKIHABARA Zone too with lots of people trying their hand at some new games as well as enjoying old favourites!
HYPER JAPAN Festival 2019 is the first chance in the UK anyone has had to play Pokémon Sword, Pokémon Shield, Luigi’s Mansion 3 and The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening Come and have a try of these amazing new titles.
The HYPER Markets have been buzzing since they opened at midday and have some wonderful things to offer. Check out the HYPER JAPAN Market and the HYPER Fringe Market on the Gallery when you get here.
In the ASAKUSA Culture Zone, there were delicious sweets available as well as awesome Japanese culture demonstrations in the J-Culture Showcase and workshops from POSCA and many others.
Saturday and Sunday both have packed schedules in all areas of HYPER JAPAN so come along and explore what Japan has to offer!