The Jump Festa 2010 ( ジャンプフェスタ2010 ) was held in Chiba-ken Makuhari Messe ( 千葉・幕張メッセ ) on December 19-20, 2009. It is an annual party or exposition in Japan, all about anime and manga, sponsored by Shueisha, creators of the various Jump anthologies.

“JUMP SHOP”. The little bunny/devil/boy thing is designed by Akira Toriyama of Dragon Ball.

You have to wait another 30 minutes here to get inside.

Katekyo Hitman Reborn!’s booth was crowded by rabid fangirls.

Gintama’s booth

TV anime series is on its way, to be aired on NHK Education Channel from Autumn, 2010.

And many more anime/game related companies had their own booth including Marvelous Entertainment, Sega and Aniplex.

People queuing to enter a card tournament.

Yusei Fudo’s monster Stardust Dragon from Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D’s.

Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game sold more than 22.5 billion cards and made the Guinness World Record of the best-selling trading card game.

Souvenir booth”Lost Child Corner”. There were many kids visiting with parents (or adults bringing their kids) so naturally many kids must have wander off.near the exit.

Souvenir booth near the exit.