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Sunday Gamers Day at London Anime Con Feb 11-12Jan 20th 2012
London Anime Con is an 18+ anime and gaming event on February 11-12 at The Rocket Complex, Holloway Road. You can signup for London Anime Con HERE and check out the event timetable for it HERE. Pricing is reduced £15 for two days or £8 for Saturday & £7 for Sunday if you register now!
VIDEO GAMING AT LONDON ANIME CON
Brought to you by the people at London Gaming Con and Neo Empire, the Sunday of London Anime Con on 12 February shall be a special-gaming themed-day! They will be running an entire day's worth of gaming tournaments with big-cash prizes at stake.
Free to Enter Tournaments (Small Prizes): Mario Kart Wii/7, Guitar Hero/Rock Band, Mortal Kombat, CoD4: Modern Warfare, Bulletstorm, Soul Calibur V
Stakes Tournaments (Big Prizes): Street Fighter 4 Arcade 2012, Ultimate Marvel v Capcom 3, King of Fighters VIII, Mario Kart Double Dash, Dance Dance Revolution, Super Smash Bros Brawl/Melee
For more information on each tournament, click HERE
EVEN MORE GAMING HIGHLIGHTS...
Live gaming-inspired music from Super Powerless, Zonic, Area-11 (who recently worked with Yogscast, their video on youtube getting over a million views) and B-Type!
Chiptunists - The most popular musicians from the Chiptunist scene including Chipzel!
Gamers Day Quiz - How hardcore are you? Sunday afternoon will see the gamers-quiz. Team up
with your friends and prove your gaming knowledge to win cash prizes!
Gaming related Cosplay including the Cosplay Masquerade, an introduction to Steampunk, a talk on LGBT in Video Games and more.
A Gaming-themed party bought to you by MegaByte, who are performing in London for the first time! As well as some of the best DJs, there will be live-music, dance performances and free glowsticks and lollipops up for grabs!
AND EVEN MORE FOR GAMERS! On BOTH Saturday and Sunday, there shall be
Video Gaming Chillout – An entire zone where you can drop in, play your favourite games noncompetitively and chill out with your friends! Come along, grab a drink and have a good time!
Hand-Held Gaming - Make sure to bring along your DS or PSP! There will be plenty of wireless gaming taking place, as well as hand-held tournaments planned!
Retro Zone – A wide variety of consoles from the 8-Bit/16-bit era right through to the original Playstation and N64. Come enjoy your favourite classics. This area is sponsored by Game-Link!
Gaming-Related Traders – The likes of Gamelink UK shall be selling the rare and unusual that you would struggle to find on ebay, much less in the shops! Come along and check it out!
DDR & Music Zone – Come along and show us your moves! There will be DDR, Guitar Hero and Rock Band set-ups to play along to with your friends!
Not a Gamer? Fear not, for the Sunday shall STILL have plenty of Anime, cosplay, manga, talks, workshops, karaoke, TCGing and J-Culture present! Why not check out the timetable of events, and highlights now HERE.
Opening Times: 11am to 1am.
Pricing: Reduced price entry if you pre-pay now. On the day entry is £10 per day.
London Anime Con Website: http://www.londonanimecon.com
View Event Timetable HERE
Tournament Information: HERE
Link To Pre-Pay: HERE
Join the forums: HERE