IGN’s Lightning Returns Preview Event

IGN gave out free tickets last minute to their preview screening to Lightning Returns – to which we were lucky to attend. The event featured game footage and a chance to play the game (different to the demo at Eurogamer). Not much information was disclosed on the event page, but whoever turned up were pleasantly surprised […]

Newcastle Cosplay Con this Saturday

Newcastle CosCon is the place for you to be if your a hardcore cosplayer or simple interested in it – even if your style varies from mainstream fashion. It’s a family friendly event that allows you to come along with friends and family of any age. The venue has lifts to every floor and is fully wheelchair […]

Hyper Japan July 2013: Highlights and Artists

HYPER JAPAN, the UK’s biggest celebration of Japanese culture, cuisine and cool, closed on Sunday (28th july 2013) with a record number of over 62,000 visitors attending to check out the event’s latest exhibitors in gaming, anime, fashion, music, food, drink and more. The weekend saw a wide range of visitors, from keen anime and […]

London Anime Con 7: Highlighs

The sun was shining at London Anime Con, with perfect weather to have Ai My Maid serving in the courtyard around the back. In amongst the hustle and bustle of the attendees, you could look over all the merchandise with the powerful voice of EileMonty in the background. First things first, contrary to the program, I […]

LAC Voice Actors Confirmed

London Anime Con is renowned for their mash up of anime, cosplay and live music activities. At the reliable Rocket Complex, here are some confirmed treats for the UK otaku: Voice actors: David Vincent is a professional Voice Actor best known as Grimmjow Jeagerjaques and Kouga Kuchiki in the hit series Bleach and Code Geass […]

Performers Confirmed for HYPER JAPAN

HYPER JAPAN, the UK’s biggest celebration of Japanese culture, cuisine and cool is back for another year, transforming the venue of Earls Court Two into a bustling hub of excitement where diverse exhibitors, workshops, performers and fans come together to bring traditional and contemporary Japan to the heart of London. A dynamic blend of traditional […]

Jazzy Cosplays from Jasmine

Originally from Southend-on-Sea in Essex, Jasmine studied Art and Design, followed by Photography at degree level. Getting into cosplay was partially by accident, her friends and her decided to dress up as One Piece characters to the first MCM Expo they attended and when they got there – realised it was a lot more than […]

May London MCM Expo: The Stalls

So your walking around MCM London Expo and looking for some unique merchandise to spend your hard earned cash on. There are plenty of them so where do you start? We had the same problem, stalls are littered throughout the convention, many with tempting deals and some with hand-crafted items. Our journey was fruitful, we found […]

London Anime Con: One for the Teens

Animeleague hold many conventions around the country but London is their epicentre. The organisation manages to churn out conventions at an alarming rate for the work load and London Anime Con happens to be one of their first. For Animeleague‘s first convention of the year LAC had to be a hit. We attended with a […]