MCM Manchester Expo is this Saturday – all the info an anime goer needs

The MCM Manchester Expo is this weekend and it promises to be another busy Saturday packed with bargains and interesting content for those attending. MCM Expo have published the entire show guide that can be viewed HERE.

From an anime goers perspective there a few notes to make mention of. There will be a few panels, the chance to meet Vic Mignogna and the Manga UK stand will also have special DVD and Blu-Ray deals. With that in mind here’s the info you need to know –

Special guest: Vic Mignogna
The voice of Edward Elric in Fullmetal Alchemist, Vic Mignogna, will be a special guest this Saturday. After attending previous MCM Expos in London this will be his first in Manchester. Although not specified at this time, the expo guide has made it known there will be opportunities to meet the man himself.
(This information will be available when the doors open on Saturday morning.)

Panels on the MCM Stage Zone
Manga UK Panel @ 12pm
Hosted Manga Entertainments own Jerome Mazandarani, you can expect talk on the latest and forthcoming releases from the distributor. You never know there be the odd announcement or two as well.

Namco Bandai Games @ 12.30pm
For you video game fans out there Namco Bandai will be hosting their own panel showcasing some forthcoming titles.

Vic Mignogna @ 3pm
That’s right, the vice behind Edward Elric in Fullmetal Alchemist will be a guest at the event and will be hosting his own panel. If his panels at other conventions are anything to go by, this should a very enjoyable 30 minutes.

Cosplay @3.30pm
This will be the time to see some of the best Cosplayers in attendance as chosen by the MCM Expo Cosplay team.

Special offers from Manga UK
As according to the very specific list posted by them on twitter, here are some of the deals you can expect at the Manga UK booth this Saturday in Manchester:

  • Clannad Season 1 Part 2 for £15
  • Black Lagoon Season 1 & 2 Blu-rays collections will be £20 each
  • Black Lagoon Season 1 & 2 DVD Box Set £30
  • Dragon Ball Z Season 1 DVD Box Set £20
  • All Hetalia DVDs will be £10 each
  • All Hellsing Ultimate DVDs are £3 each
  • Akira Steelbook Blu-ray for £12
  • Eva 2.22 DVD/BD Combi Collector’s Edition will be £10
  • Spice & Wolf Season 1 DVD for £15
  • Angel Beats Complete Collection will be  £15 on DVD and £20 on Blu-Ray
  • Bleach Season Box Sets from £10
  • Naruto Unleashed Season 1 – 9 box sets only £10 each
  • Naruto Shippuden DVD packs starting at £10
  • All live action Blu-rays priced at £5 each
  • All live action DVDs priced at £3 each
  • Fairy Tail Part 3 only £20
  • Fairy Tail Parts 1 and 2 only £15 each
  • All FMA Brotherhood DVDs (Parts 1-5) and Blu-rays (Part 1 & 2) £10 each
  • Haruhi Suzumiya Season 2 Box Set only £15
  • The Disappearance of Haruhi Suzumiya Movie on DVD for £10

Stock is strictly limited, so be sure to get there quickly to snap up some up these bargains.

Be sure to visit the MCM Manchester Expo website HERE for all the information regarding the event.


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