AnimeCon UK Teams Up with Fandom with Event to be held at NEC Birmingham in June

Organizers of the AnimeCon UK convention have today announced a partnership with the online entertainment platform Fandom to create an official Wiki Page and that the debut event will be held on Saturday 17th June 2023 and Sunday 18th June 2023 with guests including Zach Aguilar (voice of Tanjiro from Demon Slayer), Ryan Colt Levy (voice of Denji from Chainsaw Man) and Maile Flanagan (voice of Naruto) being confirmed for the event.

This new partnership sees an official AnimeConUK Fandom Wiki Page being created, with the platform reaching 157 million anime fans globally and 8 million anime fans in the UK each month, thus making Fandom the perfect partner for the best showcase of Asian pop culture today and to help boost awareness of the upcoming event.

About AnimeCon UK:
AnimeCon UK will boast an extensive list of international guests and exhibitors across two legendary days. Centred around the anime, cosplay and manga obsessed, come and learn the day’s trending dance moves, dress like your favourite k-pop idol and get the best skin care tips from Korea’s top-tier beauty influencers. The jam-packed schedule fills each vibrant corner with a dedicated artist alley, never-before-seen screenings and tailor-made panels featuring the world’s biggest creators. 

The mammoth event has the chaotic energy of a music festival, the immense knowledge of experts at the height of their game, and a live arena filled with mega names from Asian pop culture’s most popular genres. There will be an extra special Fandom after-party for some extra lucky fans. The full list of performers, artists, gamers, streamers and manga masters is yet to be released. 

AnimeCon UK teaming up with Fandom will surely help boost the awareness of both anime, and the event itself, globally; but it is the event itself that deserves even more attention. Namely the event will take place at the NEC in Birmingham on 17th and 18th June 2023 with tickets available to purchase online at the official website. Currently three English voice actors have been confirmed, namely Zach Aguilar, Ryan Colt Levy, and Maile Flanagan, along with notable artists within the community. It all sounds quite exciting, and will put more focus on anime, manga and Japanese culture unlike other notable events being held in the UK.

Either way the official Fandom Wiki Page for AnimeCon UK can be found here, while the official AnimeCon UK website can be found here. As a reminder the AnimeCon UK event takes place on 17th and 18th June 2023 at the NEC in Birmingham, UK.

About Scott Emsen
Scott is the Founder and Executive Editor of AnimeBlurayUK, but in the past he has produced content for ZOMGPlay, Rice Digital and Funstock and was once a Community Moderator for the Nokia N-Gage forums. Based in the UK, he loves anything related to Games & Anime and in In his spare time you'll mostly find him playing on one of his many gaming consoles; namely the Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4.

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