London Anime and Gaming Con
corporate machines but by the fans themselves, therefore knowing exactly what the attendees want!” Rebecca Moriarty, Head of Press and Guests says.
This year’s London event will welcome international cosplay guest Ani- Mia and Pokémon narrator Mike Pollock, with reasonably priced tickets and free autographs for its youth- skewing audience. But LAGC is about more than meeting famous folk, it’s about meeting like- minded fans.
“Interactivity is a big thing,” Moriarty explains. “Our event is about experiencing new things and meeting new people. It’s part of the reason we hold community meets all year round, so you can stay in touch with your new convention friends, or if you’ve never been to a con before it’s a great way to make friends before you go.” www. londonanimecon. com 11- 12 July Celebrate top space sim Elite: Dangerous, and sci- fi in general, at the Northhamptonshire gaming, cosplay and literary con. 7- 9 August The London geekfest returns for another year of inclusive film, literature and science fandom.
“Not the eyes! Not the eyes!” If it’s star wattage you’re after then look no further. This year’s event welcomes Noah Wyle, Charles Dance and Michael J Fox to the big smoke.