Nan Desu Ka? Nan Desu Kan! A 3-Day Japanese Culture Convention! Join us to experience traditional Japanese Arts, Anime, Cosplay, Gaming, Shopping, Music, Dance, Voice Actors, Competitions, Charity, and so much more! NDK. Be You! A place of Friendship, Anime, and Community since 1997. Join us September 1-3, 2023 for our 26th Anniversary at the Gaylord Rockies Resort & Convention Center!
Immerse yourself in a Cultural Experience! Watch Anime in our video rooms. Enjoy Traditional Japanese Arts and other Programming sponsored by the Japanese Consulate. Try the Pachinko Parlor or other Japanese Games. Browse the Art Gallery and Model show. Shop for vintage kimono and other authentic imports in our Exhibitors Hall. NDK. Be You! A place of Friendship, Anime, and Community since 1997.
Enjoy the beauty and pageantry of Cosplay! Explore over 20 hours of programming dedicated to sewing, crafting, and armor making. Enter our Cosplay Contest for a chance to win prizes totaling over $4,000 and awards for craftsmanship. Use the Cosplay Triage Room for on-site costume repairs. Reserve times at our photoshoot locations. NDK. Be You! A place of Friendship, Anime, and Community since 1997.
Get your Game on at NDK with over 20,000 sq ft of Arcade, Console, and Tabletop gaming space. Compete in video game tournaments with cash prizes. Spare time? Spend it in our 24 hour video game room or try any of the 30+ Japanese Arcade machines availible. Check out the Guest GMs and Guest Game Designers. Explore the Pachinko Parlor and the vintage arcade machines. NDK. Be You! A place of Friendship, Anime, and Community since 1997.
Latest Convention News & Announcements
IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT Due to the increased reported case rate, rapid transmission rates, and steady rate of hospitalizations, 2022 Nan Desu Kan WILL have a required mask mandate. This will be the exact same criteria as the mask mandate in 2021 which was wildly effective in preventing an outbreak and keeping our attendees, staff, volunteers, and […]
We are excited to welcome Maria Droste Counseling Center to the NDK Family as our chosen charity this year! Maria Droste Counseling Center offers low cost mental health services as well as access to counseling in schools, assisted living facilities, and other...
Our 2022 Guests of Honor
Who will you see at NDK? Voice Actors, Featured Cosplayers, Musicians, and Industry Professionals and Creators!
Actor | Teacher | Voice Actor
Illustrator | MartinArt Studios
Kevin McKeever| Robotech Convention Tour
NPO Animator Supporters
ZOOM Panel Guest