MCM London Comic Con will be taking place on the 27th, 28th and 29th May at the ExCeL and, as usual, we’ll be running our customary Manga UK Booth for all of your anime purchasing needs… In addition to this, we’re very excited to announce we’ll have our own Manga UK stage
hosting a number of exciting events and competitions!
Our main attraction for the weekend will be Anime Karaoke
- we’ve got 150+ anime theme songs from shows such as Naruto, Attack on Titan, DBZ and more for you to come around and have a sing-a-long to. Bring your friends, let’s make it an anime sing and dance party! See here
for our full list of available songs.
On the Saturday, we’ll be selling raffle tickets throughout the day in preparation for our Kumamoto Earthquake Relief Raffle
. Buy a ticket for £2 and gather ‘round the stage at 1pm for the draw - prizes up for grabs include Manga & Animatsu mugs, an Attack on Titan prize pack and all nine seasons of DBZ on DVD! All money raised will be donated to GlobalGiving’s Kumamoto Japan Earthquake Relief Fund
. Full prize list and terms & conditions can be found here
On the Saturday @ 3pm
, we will be on the Bronze Stage with unmissable news
and announcements regarding our upcoming releases
, so make sure you swing by! On Friday the 27th, we will also be hosting a Meet Manga Q&A
, so be sure to drop in, say hi and ask any burning questions.
On social media, we’ll be running #FindManga
- our social team Darcy and Fray will be tweeting and Snapchatting their location over the weekend: find them and say that day’s codeword to win some exclusive stickers/badges and become an honorary Manga team member!
Make sure to stop by for our #NarutoSelfie
- we’ll be handing out Naruto and Boruto head gear for our daily giant selfie - and our #Kamehamehaaa
competition where you can come up on stage and do your best Dragon Ball poses for prizes! Who’s got the best power pose?! There will also be plenty of opportunities to meet the Manga Team and ask any burning questions!
Our booth will also be home to our daily anime poll
- receive plastic tokens when you make a purchase from the shop (or just a ask a Manga Team member nicely!) and drop them in our special ballot boxes to vote on such pressing questions as Action or Moe?
and Akira or Ghost in the Shell?
For those who can’t make it to the con, we’ll be giving away some of our Comic Con Exclusive Manga & Animatsu Goody Bags
and other prizes, so even if you can’t be there with us make sure to keep an eye out on Twitter and Snapchat! (UK entrants only).
See below for a full schedule of what we’re doing over the weekend!