Wednesday 7 September 2022

MCM London October Returns!



The much anticipated MCM Comic Con is back this autumn, returning to London’s ExCeL
from 28th – 30th October for an epic celebration of all things pop culture!
Get your costumes at the ready as the wait is nearly over for the next instalment of the UK’s
biggest Comic Con event. Whether your passion is cosplay, video games, comics or
movies, there is no better place to express yourself with a like-minded community than at
MCM Comic Con.
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 roleplaying 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 hitlist, 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. Want to show off your love for cosplay? Why not enter the casual or
kids cosplay showcases and have your moment on the catwalk. Experience the awe
inspiring Cosplay Masquerade and this years very own Crown Championships of Cosplay final; the global celebration of cosplay craftsmanship. 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 your little superheroes explore their unrivalled passions in the
Treehouse area. Unleash their creativity through 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!
For the gaming lovers out there, the Side Quest area has everything from retro gaming
consoles to Xbox’s, GameCube’s, PS2’s and 3’s, right through to trusty PCs. Live out your
childhood 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. For the serious gamers
amongst you, unleash your competitive side and enter the Side Quest Classic Gaming
Championship – you may even win tickets to the next MCM Comic Con!
For the role-playing fans, Imagination Gaming will be hosting a free-to-play tabletop
gaming area that has something for everyone. Become the ultimate Dungeon Master with
Dungeons & Dragons or show off your fan knowledge with movie themed board games,
card games and more!
Get transported into Pop Asia and hone your skills with a wealth of arts, crafts and
workshops to satisfy your curiosity. Take your paper folding skills to new heights in the
Origami workshop, discover your inner Mangaka through the art of Manga drawing, or get
involved with the action packed programme of dance performances, K-pop, martial arts
demos, live podcasts and more!
If you’re still left wanting more, MCM Comic Con is hitting up NEC Birmingham on 11 th –
13 th 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 our stages. 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
Tickets on-sale now for MCM Comic Con London in October at

Skye Fawkes Cosplay
Editor In Chief and Head Writer

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