Matsuri goers can participate in Kikaida Karaoke, enter to win prizes and receive free Superhero balloons while supplies last. The star of the Kikaida and Inazuman series, Mr. Ban Daisuke, will be available for free autographs and photos. The Maui Matsuri, sponsored by the Japanese Cultural Society of Maui, is one of the largest cultural festivals on Maui, and celebrates its 10th anniversary this year.
Japanese anime and manga have made their marks in the U.S. and many other countries. Global audiences are only starting to discover the world of tokusatsu (live-action Japanese superheroes), and JN Productions is answering their call.
The Generation Kikaida booth will be selling official Japanese superhero goods and the popular “Kamen Rider V3” Box Set, which was out of circulation.