Anime Day 2021: Event Wrap-Up

On Friday, August 6, 2021, Sideshow celebrated Anime Day, a virtual pop culture holiday that encapsulated all things anime. You can check our Event Overview blog to see what you may have missed, and read on here for Anime Day highlights as well as giveaway winner names.


Grand Prize Giveaway

The Anime Day Grand Prize was the GX-88 Vehicle Voltron (Armored Fleet Dairugger XV) Collectible Set by Bandai. Congratulations to our winner, Dave F.!

Flash Giveaways

Flash Giveaways are quick, 15-minute contests held on Sideshow’s social media accounts. You have 15 minutes to follow the prompt given on the social post, and a winner will be selected from qualifying entries.

During Anime Day, we had three Flash Giveaways. Here are the prizes and winners.

Giveaway Challenges

Giveaway Challenges are contests held on the Crowdpurr platform at A social post will go live directing you to Crowdpurr with a special hashtag and access code. Once the contest begins, you will have 30 minutes to complete the challenge described and submit your entry. A winner will be selected from qualifying entries, and all entries have the potential to be showcased in Sideshow’s wrap-up livestreams and blogs.

Jack C. won the Anime Day 2021 Giveaway Challenge for the Ultraman Suit (Anime Version) Sixth Scale Figure by Threezero. Below is his winning entry, plus some of our other favorite cobbled helmets.

Congratulations to you all!

Streaming Content

Trivial Cahoots

We played a trivia game during Anime Day 2021, and below are the three winners. They left the stream with Sideshow Rewards and bragging rights.

Cobbled Cosplay

During Cobbled Cosplay, Chris H. and Jadin P. competed for the SOLD OUT Aang Q-Fig Max Elite Collectible Figure by Quantum Mechanix. But only one person could emerge master of all four elements — and that was Chris! Congratulations.

Thank you all for joining us during our signature streaming shenanigans.

Facebook Group Highlights

We asked for help celebrating from all our demon slayers, sailor soldiers, and ninjas, and you all answered the call. Let’s look at some of the awesome participation from our official Facebook Groups.

Adriana G. and Ron L. helped share the anime love & info.

Michelle S. channeled her inner anime girl.

Thank you all for hanging with us during this event.

In the Let Your Geek Sideshow Facebook Group, we hosted a contest for the Caiman (Anime Version) Sixth Scale Figure by Threezero. Here is the winning entry by Matthew R. — congrats!

Many of the other entrants cobbled Magic Masks that absolutely belong in the wild world of Dorohedoro. You can check out more of the images below as well as on the original group contest post.

Thanks for playing, everyone!


In 2021, we have a smorgasbord of online content to share with you. Read the 2021 Event Calendar blog for a sneak preview at all of the upcoming events.

What was your favorite part of Anime Day 2021? Let us know in the comments, and don’t forget to Let Your Geek Sideshow!