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 in 2021 at our incredible new venue, 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
Who wants to see a movie?! Paramount Pictures is giving NDK 3 Prize Packs to give away to our attendees to celebrate the opening of thier new movie, SNAKE EYES: G.I. JOE ORIGINS! (Click to view the trailer!) Prize packs include: 2 Fandango vouchers to see the movie in...
Due to unforeseen circumstances, Artists Alley Lottery winners will be announced next Wednesday, June 9th. Thank you for your patience- we know everyone is eager for this information and apologize for this delay.
Our 2021 Guests of Honor
Who will you see at NDK? Voice Actors, Featured Cosplayers, Musicians, and Industry Professionals and Creators!
Stage Actor, Voice Actor, Puppeteer, Kabuki
Stage & Film Actor, Voice Actor
Stage Actor, Voice Actor, Theatre Artist, Adaptive Writer
Voice Actor, ADR Director
Voice Actor, Director
Boradway Actor & Singer, Voice Actor
Dr. Alisa Freedman
Professor, Japanese Literature & Film, Editor-in-Chief, U.S.-Japan Women's Journal
Kevin McKeever, Marketing
Cosplay, Burlesque, Emcee, & Makeup Artist
To Be Announced
Convention Status & COVID Safety
We are Go! RMAA is currently planning on holding NDK in a modified fashion in 2021! Keep up to date on our status and the steps in place to make this event possible by visiting our Status Page. A lot can still happen between now and Labor Day Weekend, and we will keep you informed at all times of any changes.