September 17 - 18, 2022
Welcome to MAL Bunkasai—an online festival based on Japanese high school cultural festivals!
In anime, planning and hosting various fun activities for the cultural festival brings everyone together. Likewise, MAL Bunkasai aims to showcase the interests and talents of our community, while creating new memories and friendships.
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|Event Name||Location||Opens (PDT)||Closes (PDT)|
|Anime Anagrams||Club Forum||9/12||9/18|
|Anime Emoji||Club Forum||9/12||9/18|
|AWCc Open House||Club Forum||9/12||9/18|
|Guess the country by the anime screenshot||Club Forum||9/12||9/18|
|Who's that Waifu||Club Forum||9/12||9/18|
|~*Lowest Budget Voice Acting School*~||Club Forum||9/17||9/18|
|Bunkasai Custom Cards||Club Forum||9/17||9/18|
|Anime Jeopardy||Discord, VRChat||9/17||9/18|
|JAPAN PARTY||VRChat||9/17, 3:30 AM||9/17, 6:30 AM|
|Waifu Wars||Discord||9/17, 4:00 AM||9/17, 7:00 PM|
|Ghibli Simul Fest||Discord||9/17, 9:00 AM|
|Art Challenge||Discord||9/17, 10:00 AM||9/17, 1:00 PM|
|Just Karaoke||Discord||9/17, 12:30 PM||9/17, 4:00 PM|
|Anime Mindreader||Discord, VRChat||9/17, 2:30 PM||9/17, 3:30 PM|
|Anime Um actually||Discord, VRChat||9/17, 4:00 PM||9/17, 5:00 PM|
|History and Development of Ecchi in Anime||Discord||9/17, 5:00 PM||9/17, 6:00 PM|
|Fall 2022 PV Watch Party||Discord, VRChat||9/17, 5:30 PM||9/17, 7:30 PM|
|Anime Higher-or-Lower||Discord||9/18, 7:00 AM||9/18, 8:00 AM|
|Cardfight!! Vanguard: overDress Simul||Discord||9/18, 9:00 AM|
|AMQ: OP Bunkasai!||Discord||9/18, 12:00 PM||9/18, 2:00 PM|
|MAL Writes, MAL Reads: Creative Content Cold Reading||Discord||9/18, 12:30 PM||9/18, 4:00 PM|
|Seasonal Review Panel feat. RebelPanda||Discord||9/18, 1:00 PM||9/18, 4:00 PM|
|Wanna be a VTuber?||VRChat||9/18, 2:00 PM||9/18, 3:00 PM|
|Weeb Taboo||VRChat||9/18, 2:30 PM||9/18, 3:30 PM|
|Explore Bunkasai With Me||VRChat||9/18, 3:00 PM||9/18, 5:00 PM|
|Anime Pictionary||Discord, VRChat||9/18, 4:00 PM||9/18, 5:00 PM|
|AMQ Knockout Tournament||Discord||9/18, 5:00 PM||9/18, 8:00 PM|
|Overlord Season 1 Simulwatch||Discord||9/18, 6:00 PM|
VIRTUAL AKIHABARA & Kanda Myojin CG
Come visit this cyberpunk-colored 3D recreation of Akihabara, a famed sacred ground for Japanese otaku culture!
VIRTUAL AKIHABARA offers many attractions—videos, art exhibits from popular illustrators, capsule toys, mini-games, and more. Anyone can join using a smartphone, tablet, or PC via the web browser version.
Don’t forget to pay a visit to the CG version of Kanda Myojin Shrine, a location setting used in many anime!
We want to showcase the amazing creativity of our community and create a long-lasting memory of our first MAL Bunkasai with the following official events.
MAL Bunkasai 2022 T-shirt
A limited edition MAL Bunkasai 2022 T-shirt featuring Maki-kun, the event's mascot. S-XXXL sizes available.
Official MyAnimeList T-shirt
MyAnimeList presents its first official T-shirt featuring the well-known kaomoji! S-XXXL sizes available.
MAL Bunkasai 2022 & Official MyAnimeList T-shirt Set
You like both designs and don't know which to choose? Buy both at a discount and save shipping! S-XXXL sizes available.
Collect stamps hidden around the Bunkasai pages and participate in some Bunkasai events to get one of these profile badges!
Claim by September 18
How do I get the Visitor badge?
Log in to your MyAnimeList account.
Find the stamp rally buttons hidden on each Bunkasai page. There are 6 in total. Make sure you get them all to get your badge!
Once the Bunkasai is over, you’ll receive your Visitor badge.
But wait! How do I get the cute fox Attendee badge?
Complete the above requirements to get the lantern Visitor badge.
Visit the Bunkasai club for a list of some extra objectives you'll need to complete to level-up your badge to the cute fox!
Contest submission showcases are live!
Sep 12, 2022
This About Me is Amazing nominations now open! | Enter by Aug 25
Aug 17, 2022
List Design contest now open! | Enter by Aug 25
Aug 3, 2022
Emoji Design contest now open! | Enter by Aug 25
Aug 3, 2022
About Me Design contest now open! | Enter by Aug 25
Jul 27, 2022
The MAL Bunkasai webpage has been released.
Jul 27, 2022
|Event title||MAL Bunkasai ~Our School Festival~|
|Event dates||September 17 - 18, 2022|