Details About London Expo in May
posted on by Andrew Osmond
The following anime and manga-related events have been announced for the London Comic Con MCM Expo from Friday May 25 to Sunday May 27. The event will be at the ExCel Centre, ten minutes from Canary Wharf in the London Docklands.
- Dub actors Michael Sinterniklaas (One Piece, Naruto Shippuden) and Stephanie Sheh (Naruto Shippuden, Bleach, K-On!) will be hosting a Q&A to promote the upcoming release of the anime film Welcome To The Space Show, due on DVD/Blu-ray on July 2. (There will be a sneak peek of the new dub.) The actors will also be signing for free on the Manga Entertainment stand.
- Kazé UK and Manga Entertainment will present footage from the new film, Berserk: The Golden Age Arc - The Egg of the King, which was announced for a U.K. release in April. This will be followed by a Q&A with Kaze UK's Andrew Partridge and Michael Sinterniklaas. (It has not been announced yet if Sinterniklaas was involved in dubbing the new film; however, he was responsible for the dub adaptation, direction and editing of the previous television version of Berserk.)
- The Cosplay Masquerade will include the selection of Britain's entrant for the EuroCosplay Championship.
- Playable game demos will include the 3DS version of Kingdom Hearts; the Wii music game Beat the Beat: Rhythm Paradise; Mario Tennis Open; Capcom's RPG Dragon's Dogma; and Tecmo Koei's Dead Or Alive 5.
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