MCM Comic Con Comes To London This May
After several successful years, MCM Comic Con comes back to the Excel, London, over the weekend of 26th – 28th May. You may want to get an autograph or photo with your favourite star, enter one of the cosplay competitions or just go for good old shop, this year looks to be one of the biggest yet. So here is everything you need to know about this jam packed event!
This year’s attractions include a Comic Village, which showcase the largest gathering of comic creators in the UK and has a gigantic line up, literally 50 odd guests. There will also be a number of panels, international Cosplay including competitions, stalls and shops, a special Game Of Thrones ‘Iron Throne’ Experience, eSports, Games Expo and of course, special guests! There are a huge 41 special guests this year and a full list can be found on the MCM website but here are some of our favourites that we will be seeing!
130,000 people attended last year, over the weekend and we imagine that number to grow this year. We have managed to blag a couple of press passes, so we will be there and are super stoked to be going! Further info and tickets available direct from the MCM Comic Con website but here are the necessities:
What you need to know:
Location: London Excel (DLR Train Line)
When: Friday / Saturday / Sunday (26-28th)
Time: 9am priority, 12pm general entry
Tickets: From £17
It has been confirmed that Funko will be providing Con ‘Exclusive’ Funko Pops! Two of which have been announced, with a rumoured three more to come. The two announced include a bleeding Mr Poopy Butthole from Rick & Morty, and a 2-pack from the new Wonder Women franchise. They say ‘Exclusive’ but the two announced are already available, and in fact, exclusive from the US (Hot Topic and FYE).