J-pop and anisong fans — this is what you’ve been waiting for! PSICOM’s leading otaku lifestyle magazine, Otaku Asia will be hosting its first O-kun Fiesta! O-kun Fiesta 2015 is slated for May 16 at Function Room 1 SMX Convention Center Pasay features a number of competitions — including a Karaoke Contest!
O-Kun Fiesta’s Karaoke Contest invites all J-pop and anisong fans — whether solo, duo, or group, to battle it our for the coveted title. Only 10 competitors will be accepted, so make sure you register on or before 12:00 NN on the event day to qualify.
O-Kun Fiesta Karaoke Contest Rules
— Open to all ages male and female, duo or group.
– Registration will be onsite. Registration booth is located at the right side of the function room upon entrance. Only 10 contestants with all the requirements will be accepted.
– Registration will be from 10am-12nn only.
– Contestants must provide their own minus one of the song on the contest proper.
– Audio must be .mp3 format only.
– Contestants must submit their minus one at the sound booth upon registration.
– Contestants must be already at the right side of the stage, 30 minutes before the competition starts.
– Accepted genres include but are not limited to: j-pop, j-rock, theme music (films, anime, drama, etc), game music. O-kun Fiesta reserves the right to turn down applications based on the chosen song.
– The music must not exceed 5 minutes or else deduction will be given.
– Contestants may request additional effects such as a projected image on the projector or backup dancers.
Criteria for Judging
–Vocal Ability: 40%
– Stage Presence: 30%
– Memorization of Japanese Lyrics: 20%
– Audience Impact: 10%
For more information, check out the official O-Kun Fiesta site. Good luck!
About Otaku Asia
Started as Otaku Asia Anime Magazine in 2013, Otaku Asia has transformed itself to be Philippine’s otaku lifestyle magazine. Based in Quezon City, the OA team has published magazines with various sections for cosplay, art, food, music, games, lifestyle, communities, tutorials and Japanese pop culture.
magnetic-rose.net is a Major Sponsor of O-kun Fiesta 2015.