BAAMF! Bay Area Anime and Manga Fans

I am sure there must be a large group of MALers from the Bay Area, so I created this place where we can all converge and chat. I personally have moved back to the Bay Area recently after a long time away, so I am curious about what anime clubs exist here and any other fun anime or manga related events that may be going on. It is also fun to talk with other folks in the area who like anime :)

We are lucky to be in the Bay Area, with easy access to anime goods in Japantown, and 2 local Kinokuniya stores, not to mention the other bay area anime stores! Viz is also headquartered here.

Bay Area anime convention or event discussions also welcomed! (Fanime, YaoiCon, the Cherry Blossom festival etc.)

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I'm new. came from Japan
Japanese188cm - Sep 8, 2013
1 replies by phokingbeast »»
Jul 3, 2014 9:57 PM
SacAnime/Sacramento, California
chibi-kirin - Dec 22, 2011
0 replies by chibi-kirin »»
Dec 22, 2011 8:10 PM
Poll: Fanime Con 2011
chibi-kirin - Mar 29, 2011
0 replies by chibi-kirin »»
Mar 29, 2011 5:24 PM
Bay Area Anime Stores/Shopping Resources
MagicalEmi - Jan 22, 2008
7 replies by Snow_Caps »»
Oct 23, 2009 2:04 AM
Fanime 2008!
Piroko - May 19, 2008
2 replies by PunPunBaka »»
May 20, 2008 7:26 AM

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Club Comments
Japanese188cm | Sep 11, 2013 1:31 AM
Are you going to go Japan Center Anime Festival together with me?
I just came to San Francisco from Japan.

PequenaNeko | Jul 30, 2013 2:48 PM
Hey Guys,

If you're not busy august 11th from 4pm-8pm come to Otaku Night at the Oakland Asian Cultural Center. There will be a cosplay contest, karaoke and more!



Hope to see you guys there!

Sunshine_Cuddles | Apr 12, 2013 10:15 PM
Who wants to go to the Cherry Blossom Festival with me?!

peachyfun13 | Feb 19, 2013 6:57 PM
I am so going to bring this group back to light so who wants to hang out at japan town this week just to chat and talk about anime and some other cool stuff?

chibi-kirin | Jul 12, 2012 5:12 PM
Come and join SacAnime if you live/go to conventions in Sacramento, Ca

chibi-kirin | Dec 22, 2011 8:30 PM
Anyone live near SACRAMENTO?

DarkDestiny | Oct 21, 2011 9:53 PM
I would have thought there would be many more MAL users in the bay area >_

chibi-kirin | Mar 29, 2011 4:58 PM
hello! welcome! though this group is kinda dead >..< lol but how are you?

Club Stats
Members: 75
Pictures: 1
Category: Cities & Neighborhoods
Created: Jan 22, 2008

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MagicalEmi (Creator)

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This is a public club. Anyone can join and invite others to join.

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