The wait is finally over – MCM Comic Con, the ultimate celebration of pop culture, is making its highly anticipated return to the NEC Birmingham from Friday 1st – Sunday 3rd December!
Mark your calendars and get ready for an unforgettable long weekend filled with thrilling experiences, exclusive panels, and the opportunity to meet your favourite stars.
Whether you are a curious first timer or a seasoned veteran of the convention scene, MCM Comic Con has something extraordinary in store for you. Prepare to be whisked away on a whirlwind adventure through a weekend jam-packed full of live performances, cosplay, gaming areas, special guests, and much more!
Kicking it off with our first guests, Patricia Summersett and Sean Chiplock, the magnificent voices that brought life to the beloved characters of The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. Patricia Summersett, renowned for her exceptional portrayal of Princess Zelda, has enthralled millions of fans worldwide with her enchanting performances. Sean Chiplock, the remarkable voice behind the witty and resourceful Revali, brings his unparalleled talent to the stage, captivating audiences and earning widespread acclaim.
And that's just the beginning! Prepare to meet the dynamic quartet behind the animated sensation, RWBY. Lindsay Jones, the voice behind Ruby Rose, will dazzle you with her infectious energy and charisma. Joining her are Kara Eberle, Arryn Zech, and Barbara Dunkelman, the voices of Weiss Schnee, Blake Belladonna, and Yang Xiao Long, respectively.
Joining the already stellar line-up are two talents straight from the virtual realm of Teyvat, Sarah Miller Crews and Erika Harlacher, members of the Genshin Impact cast. Meet Sarah who brought to life Lumine, one of the main protagonists of the game and Erika, best known for her portrayal of the free-spirited Venti in Genshin Impact and Kurapika in Hunter x Hunter.
These incredible talents will be making appearances across all three days of the event, engaging with fans through interactive panels, autograph sessions, and exclusive behind-the-scenes insights into their craft.
Step into the award-winning Treehouse and immerse yourself in a world of creativity and imagination, where face-painting, comic creation, and mask making bring characters to life. Perfect for little superheroes, the area will be buzzing with family-friendly interactive sessions and mesmerising performances that will keep even the most energetic kids entertained all weekend long. And let’s not forget that the kids under 10 go free with an adult ticket holder!
If you’re looking for a gaming experience, don’t miss out on video games in the Side Quest area! And for those who seek adventure in tabletop gaming, Side Quest has you covered with expert Dungeon Masters that will transport you to realms of fantasy.
Unleash your creativity and join fellow cosplayers at the Cosplay Central for incredible workshops and panels led by experienced cosplayers who will share their secrets on how to create stunning costumes.
Explore the world of Artist Alley, where independent artists and creators showcase their talents and take home original artwork, prints, comics, and unique merchandise based on your favourite characters and worlds.
Pop Asia will transport you to a different world where you can hone your paper-folding skills in the Origami workshop and learn the art of Manga drawing. Immerse yourself in a dynamic program of dance performances, K-pop sing-alongs, and martial arts demonstrations.
Teresa Heitor, Event Director at MCM Comic Con said: “We’re so excited to be bringing MCM Comic Con back to Birmingham in December. It’s always such a great show with something for everyone and we can’t wait to reveal all of the exciting content we are hard at work planning behind the scenes. Don’t forget to grab your tickets, and we’ll see you there!”
Don’t miss your chance to be a part of the ultimate celebration of pop culture!