What's on at MCM London Comic Con May 2014? by Aisha Anime

mcm banner

Anime, Cosplay & Asian Culture

    This show's Anime Guests of Honour are Blue Exorcist: The Movie's director Atsushi Takahashi (Rideback) and producer Takamitsu Inoue (Naruto, Shiki).

    Announced today special guest Greg Cipes known fro Beast Boy from Teen Titans, Kevin from Ben 10 and recently Michelangelo from The Lego Movie plus more !

    Special guest Wendee Lee has voiced some of anime's most iconic heroines, including Haruhi Suzumiya, Lucky Star's Konata Izumi and Cowboy Bebop's Faye Valentine.

wendee lee

    The UK's three leading anime distributors - Manga Entertainment, MVM Entertainment and Anime Limited  - will be taking part in an on-stage industry panel.

    JapanEx has been expanded to create a new PopAsia zone, packed with all the vibrant colour, delicious food, beautiful art and fabulous fashion of traditional and modern Asia.

    As well as hosting a Cosplay Masquerade, MCM London Comic Con will be the venue for the UK qualifiers of the EuroCosplay Championships, Europe's biggest cosplay competition.

harajuku fashion show

   There is also the Harajuku Fashion show at MCM that I will be participating in please do come along and say Hi ^_^ The theme for spring is "Tokyo Galaxy" on the Japan X Stage. It will be sponsored by Roxie Sweetheart & Dreamy Bows as always, with a chance to model their accessories! They have chosen a selection of fabulous fashionistas to represent as many Tokyo fashions as possible, informing the audience about the styles we love, some of which they may be less familiar with.

For MCM London Comic Con tickets, visit: www.mcmcomiccon.com/london/tickets

Website: www.mcmcomiccon.com/london

Twitter: @MCMExpo

Facebook: www.facebook.com/mcmexpo

YouTube at www.youtube.com/mcmexpo

PopAsia: Explore the East at MCM London Comic Con by Aisha Anime



Explore the East at MCM London Comic Con; JapanEx expands and rebrands as PopAsia

MCM London Comic Con's popular 'JapanEx' area will be rebranding as 'PopAsia' from next month's show, focusing not only on Japan but expanding to include the whole of Asia.

While the new zone will continue to feature Japanese food, art and culture, PopAsia will also reflect the UK's growing appreciation of Asian culture as a whole, from Korean pop hits to Indonesian films such as The Raid.

PopAsia's new Kawaii Alley is the perfect path to travel if you want experience everything exciting that Asia has to offer, with exhibitors ranging from Japan Centre and the British Origami Society to Cutesy Kink and Tofu Cute, by way of Doki and the Tokyo Kudan Store.

tofu cute mcm

Meanwhile, PopAsia's food court will give you the chance to sample even more delicious street food than ever, moving to a dedicated area with lots more seating space for hungry visitors! Stalls at London Comic Con will include Nice Ice, Peko Peko, Sasuke and Wagashi.

In addition, the PopAsia stage will be hosting fun events throughout the comic con, from music and dancing to fashion shows and character panels.

So come along to next month's MCM London Comic Con and take a journey through the hustle and bustle of the new market-style PopAsia zone, packed with all the vibrant colour, delicious food, beautiful art and fabulous fashion of traditional and modern Asia!

For MCM London Comic Con tickets, visit: www.mcmcomiccon.com/london/tickets


Website: www.mcmcomiccon.com/london

Twitter: @MCMExpo

Facebook: www.facebook.com/mcmexpo

YouTube at www.youtube.com/mcmexpo