- Jump Festa
Infobox Anime convention
name = Jump Festa
country = Japan
location = Tokyo
first = 2001
website = http://www.jumpfesta.com/Nihongo|Jump Festa|ジャンプフェスタ|janpufesuta is an annual party or
expositionin Japan, all about animeand manga, sponsored by Shueisha, creators of the various "Jump" anthologies. New movies, manga, games and merchandiseare introduced during this event. The tradition is that of already existing material a special item or episodeis produced and presented at the convention to prove the makers aren't out of ideas and to experiment. Manga-kaof popular current and former Jump series are often on hand, and many of them have panels where they answer questions.
Although the event is focused around Shonen Jump, there are often events for many other anime and video game franchises, as well. The Japanese game company
Square-Enixoften debuts trailers of its upcoming video games.
* [http://www.jumpfesta.com/ Official Jump Festa site]
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