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GamePad! Gaming + Froyo Event this June by Aisha Anime

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The UK’s original anime inspired clothing brand is bringing you the latest in their amazing event series mixing gaming and frozen yogurt this summer! Get your game on in this new series of gaming and music events

On Saturday 20th June (3pm - 8pm), mayamada will host the second GamePad!, following from their successful first event in April.

They’re calling gamers, frozen yogurt lovers and everyone in between to join them for this one day party at the Petit Miracle Hub, West 12 Shopping Centre in Shepherd's Bush (Central Line).

The June edition of GamePad! is also the official pre-party of the London Anime & Gaming Con. A July convention where mayamada will be making their 7th appearance.

Cosplayers at the event will be able to take part in the competition to crown the best dressed character and win tickets to the convention on the weekend of July 7th and 8th.

Gamers will be excited to know you can shootout with your friend on House of the Dead, or get into the fighting spirit with the frantic Super Smash Bros Wii U. Other game will be unveiled on the day.

Be sure to bring your A game as the best gamer will win a chance to be turned into a character in a future mayamada comic!

If you’re not a video gamer don’t worry because giant Jenga will be making a return at GamePad! where you’ll be able to battle it out for the title of Jenga king or queen.

Shoppers are welcome as mayamada will have their full range of original anime inspired clothing and comics on sale with selected t-shirts and sweatshirts available at promotional prices.

The mayamada pop up shop will also be fully stocked with delicious Samurai Chef chocolate bars.

Available in three flavours - Crunchy Noodle, Cherry Blossom and Green Tea, these bars have been a delicious hit, so make sure you get there fast and grab your favourite flavour while you can!

Stay tuned for more event surprises over the next few weeks, but until then, get your free tickets now and be at West 12 Shopping Centre for an amazing day of games and frozen yogurt!

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ABOUT MAYAMADA

mayamada is a story-based clothing brand inspired by anime and manga. Set in a fantasy television world with an all animal cast, the company was founded in London by Nigel and Lao K whose passion for creating stories and original fashion led them to fuse both into a world filled with character and limitless imagination.

Website: www.mayamada.com | Event page (RSVP): www.mayamada.com/gamepad

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Guests Confirmed for London Anime & Gaming Con 2015 by Aisha Anime

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London Anime & Gaming Con is just roung the corner 7-8th February, they have just confirmed their guest and events lineup.

Voice Actors confirmed which include Cristina Vee who has voiced over 100 characters in both animation and video games including Mio Akiyama in K-ON!, Alisa Bosconovitch in Tekken Blood Vengeance, Homura Akemi in Madoka Magica, Morgiana in Magi: The Labyrinth of Magic, the eleven Honoka sisters in Netflix's Knights of Sidonia, Cubone (and others) in Pokemon Origins and Riruka Dokugamine in Bleach. She was recently announced as the new voice of Sailor Mars in her favorite show, Sailor Moon! 

Also confirmed is Christine Marie Cabanos who has voiced many notable roles including Azusa Nakano (K-ON!), Madoka Kaname (MADOKA MAGICA), Shiemi Moriyama (BLUE EXORCIST), Mako Mankanshoku (KILL LA KILL), Silica (SWORD ART ONLINE) , Minori Kushieda (TORADORA!), Haruka (OBLIVION ISLAND) and the titular character of Squid Girl in SQUID GIRL 

Cosplay guest include favourites such as Chiquitita Cosplay, Stacey Rebecca, Lise Marie, Tabitha Lyons (Artyfakes) and some new faces such as Teal Pirate and Kelly Jane.

Check out the full event timetable HERE.
The full guest list can be viewed HERE 

Even more Gaming, Cosplay, Anime and Geek Fun will be on offer, including a special Asian Movie night courtesy of Third window films, AsianPop performances and lots of Anime screenings and dealers with a wide variety of merchandise. 

Tickets can be bought at a discounted £20 for the weekend via the website now HERE and the party is included as part of your ticket. 

See you there ~Aisha Anime~

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Animeleague launches Bristol & Cardiff events in 2015 by Aisha Anime

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Run by fans for fans, this action packed event takes place from 10:30am – midnight this 3-4 October at the Bristol Future Inn for all ages. You can book now for just £8 for Saturday or £7 for Sunday! Lineup shall feature Cosplay, Dealers, Performers, TCGing, Anime, Gaming Tournaments, Parties and more with dozens of activities including the Cosplay Masquerade with a £100 first-prize up for grabs, Talent Show, the Otaku Quiz & more. We shall be hiring both the top & bottom floors to ensure there’s plenty of space to put on a large number of activities.

This event is run by Animeleague, one of the world’s largest anime communities, run by fans for fans, who shall also be running Cardiff Anime Con on 8-9 August, Alcon in Leicester on 3-6 September and London Anime & Gaming Con on 7-8 February. Make sure to also check these events out.

We are also pleased to announce that Animangapop shall be coming on board as an official affiliate to this shows, with their Plymouth Animangapop event becoming a sister event. 8bitplanet, SkyBot Film and GeekOut shall also be coming on board as official supporters. If you’re interested in affiliating with us then please email info@animeleague.com

HIGHLIGHTS

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COSPLAY HIGHLIGHTS

- Cosplay Chillout Area; Community will be a key part of our Cosplay Chillout & Photography Area. Whether you’re a begineer or pro or just someone who want to have fun we will have something for you.
- The Cosplay Masquerade with a £100 first-prize; Show-off your cosplay on stage. We invite all cosplayers to enter our cosplay contest on the Sunday.
- Cosplay Guests, Talks & Workshops; We will have some of the most renowned cosplayers in the UK guest-starring at this year’s event. They will provide talks and workshops throughout the day.

ANIME/MANGA HIGHLIGHTS

- Anime Bar & Chillout; The bar will be turned over to an anime viewing and chillout area during the daytime. You will be able to watch your favourite anime.
- Manga Artists; Will be present as part of our Artists Alley. This will also include an area where you can sit down, draw and learn new art-tricks.
- Anime/Geek Exhibitors; Your favourite dealers will be there where you can pick up anime, gaming and general geek merchandise. We will announce the exhibitors closer to the event.
- Live J-Pop/Anime themed Performers; There will be several live performers from J-Pop, Anime inspired singers and performers throughout the day.

VIDEO GAMING HIGHLIGHTS

8bitplanet shall be providing the gaming. This will include;
– Consoles to sit down and play games with your friends with. Will be both retro and modern.
– Tournaments with prizes including Smash, Mario Kart 8, SSIV and more.
– A full lineup of tournaments and signups will be announced closer to the event.


STAGE HIGHLIGHTS

Stage will feature events, talks and performances from 11am through to 8pm on each day. A full timetable will be released closer to the event. Events include;
- Dub That Anime; The aim of this event for those who have never seen it before is to dub a 30 second clip of our choice live on stage. The funnier the better. In fact..think Abridging! This can be done as an individual or group.
- The Talent Show; Do you have a hidden talent, be it singing, dancing, stand-up performing or pretty much anything? Come enter the Talent Show, show it off and win a £30 cash prize and the opportunity to develop your act with us and star on stage at our future events!
- Otaku Quiz; Various rounds on both anime and other more general subjects over five rounds. Get some friends together, make your own quiz team, and join in the fun. We guarantee a good time and much randomness!
- Many more events to be confirmed!


OTHER GAMING HIGHLIGHTS

- Roleplaying; There will be a number of pen and paper roleplaying games being run in the bar. More info to come.
- TCGing; There will be tournaments with prizes provided throughout the day including Vanguard, Yu Gi Oh and MTG.
- Boardgaming; Your favourite board games and some you’ve never heard of shall be provided. Come along and have fun!

PARTY HIGHLIGHTS

We ARE the party convention! Your ticket includes, free of charge, access to all the parties and late-night events up until midnight on Saturday and Sunday (Same venue). The parties shall feature Free Glowsticks, Free lollipops, Dance-Off Contests with Dancers and Variety Acts through to past midnight.
Of course, if partying is not your scene, there will be a range of alternate late-night events including Karaoke and casual gaming.

http://www.bristolanimecon.com/