The Arcane Maid Cafe Story
Over the Years
Arcane Maid Cafe debuts at Anime Impulse 2016 under the leadership of three friends.
First standalone event hosted
Arcane Maid Cafe hosts the first standalone, “Pokemon Go” themed cafe, resulting in a huge success. First major industry collaboration with Aniplex’s AkibaFest 2017.
The Arcane team hosts AniFest 2018
Seeking new events to host maid cafes, the Arcane theme organizes the anime festival, AniFest 2018, serving 1,733 attendees.
Arcane Maid Cafe enters cultural festivals
Arcane management decide to transition outside of anime events, and entering general Asian cultural festivals such as OC Japan Fair and 626 Night Market.
Full website redevelopment and new staff roster
During the downtime of COVID-19, the Arcane staff pivots into digital upgrades and focuses on system repairs, maintenance, and updates.