Events, Panels, & Contests

Full schedule is up, here are all the events + times that will be happening at CCC 2018!

Chibi Chibi Con 2018 Schedule

Chibi Chibi Con 2018 Artist Alley & Vendor’s Hall Map

Chibi Chibi Con 2018 Events

Cosplay Contest:  Want to see some cool cosplayers show off their skills? Then head down to Chibi Chibi Con’s annual Cosplay Contest! Pre-judging for contestants begins at 12:15pm and the contest begins at 1:30pm Main Stage in the back bay of the CRC. For those who would like to join the contest itself as a contestant, check out our Cosplay Contest page for applications and guidelines.

Maid Café: Want a place to socialize and get a snack? Want to be served by some cute staff? Cute staff dressed as maids and butlers? The maid café is here for you! Admission is $5 per person and you will be served a tea of your choice and a couple snacks. Starts at 12:00pm and goes to 3:30pm in SEM II C4107 (Fourth Floor). If you’re interested in being a maid or butler, please fill out this application!

BNHA Maid Café: Premiering this 2018 is Chibi Chibi Con’s first character café! Come by to see your favorite characters and be served by a wonderful cast heroes (and villains? Oh my!) at this special event from 4:00pm to 5:00pm only in SEM II C4107 (Fourth Floor). Hosted by Friendzone Cosplay and pals! Admission is $7 per person, limited 25 person seating for two 30 minute sessions!

Dating Game: Hey, wanna date some hot losers? Come join the World’s Greatest Boy Detective and Taako from TV, as they help wayward souls try (and fail) to find love in a room full of nerds. Come join a diverse group of cosplayers and play The Dating Game! A classic and fun convention game where you can try your hand at winning the hearts of numerous fictional babes from Boku no Hero, Voltron, Haikyuu, and your TAZ hosts themselves. Come by the Main Stage from 4:00pm-6:00pm for this Critical Hit!

Chibi Chibi Lip Sync Contest!: Returning for its third year, Chibi Chibi Con brings back the Lip Sync Contest! Pick a song, dance a little, and have fun performing for our panel of judges! Prizes will be awarded! Contestants will be judged based on their stage presence, choreography, and how well they are synced with their chosen song! Starts at 7:00pm on the Main Stage in the Back Bay of the CRC. Find out how to be a part of this in the Lip-Sync section of our site under Applications, PLEASE NOTE! All applications from here out are waitlisted.

Cosplay Repair Station: Need help fixing up a costume right before a photoshoot or any of our contests? Or just need help staying together? Stop by our cosplay repair station to relax and get some help. Opens around 12:00pm in CRC room 119 and goes until 9:00pm.

Gaming Room: Play some tabletop and board games with Evergreen’s Gaming Guild! Play Munchkin, Dixit, King of Tokyo, and many more! Located in SEM II C3105 (Third Floor).

Video Game Center: Play some games with us! Located in SEM II C2105 (Second Floor), from 12:00pm to 7:00pm.

Dance Party: Finish off the convention dancing until the clock strikes midnight! Starts at 10:00pm Main Stage area in the back bay of the CRC.


Introduction to Itabags: Join Itabagcentral’s moderators, Katie and Mella, to learn about itabags and some of the basics that go along with them! We’ll teach you where to get base bags, reliable sites for merch, how to do layouts, and how to really put the “itai” in itabag! Starts at 12:00pm located in SEM II C2107.

Black Butler Chaos: Come and visit the Black Butler Panel~! There will be games like Truth Or Dare and Q&A! It is a PG-13 panel. Enjoy the new year with Ciel and Alois as they bicker among themselves and interact with among the audience! Starts at 12:00pm located in SEM II E1105.

So You Want To Be A Hero? MHA Panel: Come join some students from UA High School’s Class 1-A for some fun mini-games and challenges to help you on your way to become heroes! Starts at 1:30pm located in SEM II C2107.

The Basics of Art: Ever wanted to know how to start doing art? Want to relax and talk while drawing and discussing games, cartoons and anime? This is the panel for you! It’s an open discussion while learning the basics of drawing, from anatomy to finding your art style! Starts at 2:00pm located in SEM II E1105.

A Brief History and the Theory of Fanfiction: Have you ever wondered how fanfiction came about? Why we read and write the fanwork we do? Join Lindsay and Julie in an informative & fun panel discussing the history and theory behind this popular fandom topic! Starts at 3:00pm located in SEM II C2107.

MAJIMA EVERYWHERE! Yakuza-0 Panel: Planning a trip to the Kamurocho district of Japan? Are you the fourth chairman of the Tojo clan? Does your name happen to be Kazuma Kiryu? This is the panel for you! Learn all the tips, tricks, techniques, and secrets to dealing with being stalked everyday by the Mad Dog of Shimano, Majima Goro! Learn to deal with his changing fighting styles, his slick fashion sense, and his killer moves on the dance floor! Starts at 4:30pm located in SEM II E1105.

21 Chibi Questions: Come down and play 21 Chibi Questions with us. 21 Chibi Questions is a trivia game where you get 21 yes/no questions to try and guess the anime answer. Participants may win candy and snacks. Starts at 6:00pm located in SEM II E1105.

Battle of The Fandoms!: Battle of the Fandoms is an audience participation panel made up of 6 teams that go head to head in a series of mini games to be crowned top fandom! Join us in this Olympic like panel and pick a team! Fight and cheer on your favorite fandoms to victory!! Starts at 4:30pm located in SEM II C2107.

Whose Anime Is It Anyways?: When the television game show of “Who’s Line Is It Anyways?” and the world of anime meet, hilarity ensues! Bring your thinking cap and come have a good laugh with us. Starts at 7:00pm located in SEM II C2107.

Anime Jeopardy: Want to test your Anime and Nerd knowledge? Play a team game of Jeopardy or just come enjoy the fun! Panel will be PG-13, but all ages are welcome. Starts at 7:30pm located in SEM II E1105.

Meta-Otaku Ontologies: This panel investigates the history and development of postmodern otaku culture. We will be looking into self-referential examples of the culture in anime and manga, characteristics and consequences of prevalent simulacrum within otaku culture, and the actualization of fictional narratives. Many of the elements explored are borrowed from Hiroki Azuma’s book “Otaku: Japan’s Database Animals”. Discussion is encouraged! Starts at 9:00pm located in SEM II E1105.

LGBTQ+ in Anime: In recent years, there has been a massive influx of LGBTQ+ representation in Japanese Media, especially anime and video games. But do you know the history of queer media in Japan? Or maybe you can’t think of many examples of representation–no problem! We’ll discuss the past, present, and hopeful future of LGBTQ+ people in Japan, both real and fictional. Starts at 9:00pm located in SEM II C2107.

Murder Mystery Game: There’s been some sinister happenings in the world of fandom, moreso than usual! Characters from different universes are pushing daisies one after the other, and it all seems to be connected. Will you solve the mystery? Or will you succumb and become one of the hunted…or the hunter? Starts at 10:30pm located in SEM II E1105.

Werewolf Game: A normal night in the village, peaceful and safe. Until there’s a sudden death! Now it’s up to all of us to figure out who’s the werewolf amongst us all! Join us in a game of Werewolf to uncover the secrets of this chilling panel game. Starts at 11:00pm located in SEM II C2107.

Interested in helping out with any of these awesome events? Let us know by filling out a volunteer application here!