The Walt Disney Company Japan has recently announced the first ever D23 Expo Japan, which is a special event for Japanese Disney fans created by the official Disney Fan Club, D23. It is the first Expo to be held outside of the US, and will feature presentations hosted by senior Disney creative execs, who will divulge upcoming projects from the company, such as theme parks, movies, TV, music, and gaming.
The Expo will also provide chances to nab one of a kind merchandise and collectibles, meet Disney characters, and enjoy other fun surprises. The expo will be held on October 12 to 14, 2013 at the Tokyo Disney Resort in the Maihama area—ticketing and programming info will be revealed in March.
“We are thrilled to host this extraordinary, three-day event where all the wonderful worlds of Disney come together,” said Paul Candland, president, The Walt Disney Company Japan. “2013 marks The Walt Disney Company’s 90th anniversary, Disney Channel’s 10th, Disney Mobile’s fifth, the Disney–JCB Card’s fifth, Dlife’s first, and Tokyo Disney Resort’s 30th! The D23 Expo Japan allows us to show Disney’s tremendous appreciation to its fans.”