What to Expect: OXP 4: Cybergaming Showdown


In celebration of its 4th year, PUP Otaku Urule proudly presents the 4th installment of Otaku Xperience: Cybergaming Showdown on March 22 st SM City Sta. Mesa Cyberzone Area.

With this year’s theme ‘Rev-up Phil Anime 2014’, the one-day event will highlight the Cybergaming Showdown. The tournament will include console and mobile games namely Tekken, Touhou. OSU , Zombie Tsunami and Flappy Birds

The event will also feature exhibition booths, activity booths, mini mangacon, auctions, and the launch of the U! Live action role-playing (U!LARP).

A live action role-playing game (LARP) is a form of role-playing game where the participants physically act out their characters’ actions. The players pursue goals within a fictional setting represented by the real world while interacting with each other in character. (wikipedia)

Otaku Xperience 4 will also host the PUP Elimination of the Best of Anime Inter-school Cosplay Competition. The elimination is open to university’s best cosplayers where they will be competing to become the official representative in the Finals at Best of Anime 2014. A separate  cosplay competition, the OXP Cosplay Showdown which is open to all cosplayers, will also be held at the event.

There will be live acoustic band performances from Ikuzo Iwa, Seiteki, Strange Orange and Aizukurimi and it will hosted by Otaku Urule’s resident hosts Louise Betita and Pam Ola.

Otaku Urule is the premiere Japanese pop culture oriented student organization of the Polytechnic University of the Philippines.