Hot off the press, the latest guest on the incredible line-up has been announced as Todd Haberkorn! Best known for his stellar acting in the Japanese anime series’ Fairy Tail and D.Gray Man, as well as the Japanese action role playing game Tales of Xillia, Todd will be appearing at MCM all weekend – plenty of time to secure your slot to get a one of a kind photograph with your idol!
Joining the all-star line-up, amazing actor known for his stand out performances for Dungeons and Dragons role-playing stream Critical Role, Anime inspired video game Persona 5 and Anime television series Jujutsu Kaisen, Robbie Daymond will be delighting fans as he meets and greets all weekend. Also appearing all weekend at the star studded event, Max Mittelman, best known for his major roles in the hugely popular anime satire One Punch Man, Persona 5 and action role-playing game Genshin Impact, will be chatting all things Anime. Topping off the Anime hit list, Ray Chase, best known for his roles in One Punch Man, Demon Slayer, Jujutsu Kaisen, JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure and more will be taking to the stage and available for autographs and photo ops all weekend long.
The excitement doesn’t end there as gaming legend responsible for amazing voices in The Last of Us, Bioshock Infinite and Death Stranding, Troy Baker will be gracing the MCM floor with exclusive panels and meeting fans in photograph and autograph ops.
If the guest line-up wasn’t enough, get ready for a jam packed show filled to the brim of exciting experiences! Don’t miss Cosplay Central, the hotspot for cosplayers of all ages and abilities, with exciting panels about creating your own costume from members of the cosplay community. From casual and kids showcases and the awe inspiring Cosplay Masquerade to this year’s very own Crown Championships of Cosplay final, there’s plenty to sink your teeth into. Don’t panic if your carefully crafted costume starts falling apart, just head to the cosplay hospital and get fixed up ready to get back on the show floor!
Perfect for family fun…Let the kids run wild in the Treehouse area and discover a world of crafts including face-painting, comic creation and mask making, plus a stand out programme of family-friendly interactive sessions and entertaining performances to keep little ones busy all weekend long. Plus kids under 10 go free with an adult ticket holder! Why not pick up a Family Passport from the Treehouse area to join an exciting scavenger hunt around the MCM show floor, with a chance to win tickets to the next show!
From retro gaming, to PCs and tabletop games galore, gamers of all types will have something to enjoy in the Side Quest area. Let nostalgia take over as you enjoy the library of old school games in the Retro zone, or pull up a bean bag in the multiplayer lounge and go head-to-head with friends. If you think you’ve got what it takes, unleash your competitive side and enter the Side Quest Classic Gaming Championship – you may even win tickets to the next MCM Comic Con!
Explore Pop Asia, the perfect place for the curious mind to immerse themselves in exciting cultures and learn something new. Hone your paper folding skills in the Origami workshop, try your hand at something new like the art of Manga drawing, or get involved with the action packed programme of dance performances, K-pop sing-alongs, martial arts demos, live podcasts and more!
If you’re still left wanting more, MCM Comic Con is hitting up NEC Birmingham on 11th – 13th November, so why not do it all over again?
Don’t worry if you can’t make it to the events this year as digital tickets are also available for MCM London Comic Con, allowing you to enjoy the show from wherever you are this autumn. Popverse members and digital ticket holders can access most of the major panels live from home. Details coming soon!
Jenny Martin, Event Director at MCM Comic Con said: “After the sell-out success of our May show, we can’t wait to bring MCM Comic Con back to London for the second time this year! Everyone is welcome from first timers to loyal fans and we are so excited to celebrate all things pop culture. We have such an incredible selection of guests and panels in the pipe line with some incredible announcements still to come… it really won’t be one to miss.”
For more information visit the website www.mcmcomiccon.com
Tickets on-sale now for MCM Comic Con London in October at www.mcmcomiccon.com/london/en-us/tickets.html