And you thought San Diego was crowded. According to Mantan Web over 500,000 fans attended the Comic Market, or Comiket, in Japan last weekend (170,000 on the first day alone), making it the largest comic convention on the planet.
The Mantan Web site has lots of pics from the event, and if you like cute asian girls dressed up in costumes, you’ll want to follow the link.
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