Anime, Manga, Gaming, and Related Industries

Kumoricon offers industry status to professionals involved in the anime, manga, gaming, and other related industries*. Members of the convention community, and members of local and/or cultural organizations, may also qualify as industry. More information on applying for an industry badge is located here.

*Related industry is at the discretion of the Industry Manager and Director of Relations.

Industry Membership Policy and Application

Sponsorship and Charity Auction

Businesses and industry looking to sponsor Kumoricon, or provide contributions for our Charity Silent Auction benefiting Doernbecher Children's Hospital can contact the Industry department at for more information.

Exhibits Hall

Retailers and other dealers selling a wide range of goods can participate in our Exhibits Hall.

Artist Alley

Freelance artists selling their personal works within the convention can apply to participate in our Artist Alley.