If you are wandering around London in the next few days , do not be surprised to see some unusual sights because the ever popular MCM Expo London Comic Con returns to ExCel London on 23-25 October with a line-up of special guests, games, sci-fi, comics, anime and cosplay content to entertain the show’s 60,000 plus visitors.
The Comic Con celebrates a wide range of media from television, film, comics and video games. It also attracts in large numbers those who want to dress up as their favourite character. London Comic Con is the UK’s largest cosplay event and the centrepiece of this October’s show is the EuroCosplay Championship Finals, which sees contestants from more than 20 nations competing for the cosplay crown.
The show attracts a number of different type of visitors who have their own particular favourite genres whether it is television, films, comics, videogaming and numerous others. Different parts of the show tend to feature a particular genre but everyone mixes well in the friendly and easygoing atmosphere.
Many visitors are attracted by the special guests from a wide range of film and television including members of the cast of Sherlock, Doctor Who, Humans, The Walking Dead, Da Vinci’s Demons, Thunderbirds, Jekyll and Hyde and many more.
MCM London Comic Con attracts a large number of games developers including Bandai Namco, Koei Tecmo, Rising Star Games and Ubisoft who are bringing their new & upcoming games, there is also a section for independent developers in the Go Indie Games! area.
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The show is often a pilgrimage for fans from all over the world and is very popular especially on the Saturday and Sunday. If you are interested in any of the genres, the show really does caters for a wide range of tastes and interests . The show is held in the ExCel Exhibition centre which has a large number of food and drink options.
Visiting London Guide Rating – Highly Recommended
For more information or to buy tickets, visit the Comic Con website here
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