The anime, manga and J-Culture community consists of many contributors: Publishers, artists, dealers, translators and many more. Without all these many people and companies, we would not be able to enjoy our common passion so extensively, and we think that has to be celebrated!

Therefore, for the first time, there will be a very special award ceremony at AniNite 2022:

✨🌸 Die Golden Sakura Awards! 🌸✨


Since this award is to choose the most important pillars of our community, we want you to be involved at every stage! You had the chance to suggest categoriesin which these awards should be given until 12.3.2022. You were able to suggest your nominees in 5 categories until April 3rd 2022.
Now you have the opportunity to vote for your favorite online, the winners will be chosen on Sunday during the award ceremony at the AniNite. At the end of the voting you can win 2 con tickets, so just click through! Up to August 7th is the voting online, on August 8th you will be notified in case that you have won the con tickets.



The winners of the Golden Sakura Awards will receive a special trophy. Should they not be present at AniNite, we will send the trophies by mail.

Attention: Only nominees with main residence in Germany or Austria can participate in these Golden Sakura Awards.