London’s Largest Comic Convention
MCM London Comic Con is returning to the Excel Centre 25-27 October!
London’s biggest comics, anime, film, games, and pop culture convention returns to London for the second time this year at the end of October, hosting over 70,000 visitors and guests from all over the world. As always there is the opportunity to meet the stars and creators of everything we’ve grown up watching and reading all our lives up all know and love, immersing ourselves in the culture.
MCM is also never complete without the regular Dealer Stalls letting visitors buy memorabilia from their favourite films, comics, and games. The Games expo, giving people the chance to have exclusive demos of the top games on the market and games soon to be released. JapanEX will also once again be held this year giving us an insight into the Japan’s culture, including food, music, television, animation, and film. Special guests this year include the Studio WIT production team from the hit anime Attack on Titan, Producer George Wada and Animation Director Katsuhiko Kitada.
MCM London is once again proud to showcase VidFestUK this year, with well known actors, vloggers, comedy sketch artists from Youtube come to talk to their fans about what they do. Thomas Jane (The Punisher, Scott Pilgrim vs. the World) and artist Tim Bradstreet are also attending this year promoting the short fan-film Punisher: Dirt Laundry as a part of VidFestUK. This year’s will also feature TomSka, Jack & Dean, Slomozovo and Eddsworld, to popular channels like Mr Weebl.
Other guests include the production teams and talented actors behind cult favourites such as Warehouse 13, Lost Girl, Arrow, Under the Dome, and Young Dracula. Not to mention the veteran voice actors from your favourite childhood anime series and films, Yuri Lowenthal, Tara Platt, and Ellyn Stern will also be around on the weekend. Lookout for the memorabilia guests from classic British films and television including Oliver Twist, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, Torchwood, and Red Dwarf.
Make sure to check out our look into the up-and-coming talented young comic book creators and cosplayers who are here to showcase their talents and skills. Follow them on facebook and twitter to keep track of what’s going.