FunimationCon 2020 to be Available to View in the UK

Earlier in the year FUNimation announced FunimationCon 2020, a digital only event that will bring the characteristics of a comic con event directly to people through the power of online streaming (similiar to Anime Limited’s Cloud Matsuri event), and while the event was heavily promoted as a US-related event distributor Manga Entertainment UK have recently confirmed that FunimationCon 2020 will be available to view in the UK. Read more of this post

Cloud Matsuri Event to Host Screen Anime, Crunchyroll and One Piece Panels

The previously announced online comic con event, known as Cloud Matsuri, continues to receive daily updates relating to digital guest attendances and panels but today Anime Limited have confirmed that a Screen Anime and Crunchyroll Industry panel will take place during the event. Read more of this post

MCM Comic Con Events in June, July, August and September Cancelled

The organisers of the MCM Comic Con brand, which see events take place in London, Manchester, Birmingham and Scotland, have today announced that all potentially planned events running until October 2020 have been cancelled as a result of the COVID-19 situation that is affecting the UK and across the globe. Read more of this post

Cloud Matsuri Online UK Anime Convention Announced for this Month

Anime Limited, in partnership with Crunchyroll, Manga Entertainment UK, KOEI TECMO Europe and Atsuko, have today announced plans to host a digital comic-con styled event, known as Cloud Matsuri, later this month with the event aimed at replicating the experience of attending a traditional Comic Con, such as MCM Comic Con or Anime Expo. Read more of this post

Dragon Ball Super Pop-Up Events in Essex & Bristol Postponed Until Later Date

Bandai UK, and the organisers of the Dragon Ball Super pop-up events, have announced on social media that the events due to take place in Essex and Bristol have now been postponed until further notice with Bandai UK having plans to re-schedule the events until later in the year. Read more of this post

BFI Southbank London to Screen Weathering With You in December and Includes Q&A Session with Makoto Shinkai

A listing on the BFI website has revealed that Makoto Shinkai’s latest cinematic film, Weathering With You, will be screened next month, on 10th December 2019, at the BFI Southbank London ahead of its wider-cinematic release next year; and more importantly this special screening will also include a Q&A session with the director himself; Makoto Shinkai. Read more of this post

Scotland Loves Anime 2019 Film Schedule Revealed and Tickets Now Available

Scotland Loves Anime, otherwise known as Loves Animation, is fast approaching and with just over a month to go until the event the official website has now been updated with confirmation of the films planned to be shown as well as links on where to pre-book the tickets. Read more of this post

Manga Entertainment UK Announce MCM London Comic Con Charity Raffle

For the past few years Manga Entertainment UK have partnered with various charities to generate support for that charity and the upcoming MCM London Comic Con is no exception. This time Manga Entertainment UK have partnered with Mermaids, an an organisation that provides much-needed family and individual support for gender diverse and transgender children and young people around the UK. Read more of this post

“The Works of Mamoru Hosoda” Exhibition Comes to London This October

The Boy and His Beast

In celebration of Mamoru Hosoda’s latest feature-length-film Mirai receiving a cinematic release in the UK later this year Anime Limited, otherwise known as All The Anime, have announced that The Works of Mamoru Hosoda Exhibition will be available in London for a limited time. Read more of this post

Shouji Gatou MCM London Comic Con Schedule Announced

Earlier in the month Anime Limited announced that the ‘Anime Guest of Honour‘ would be Shouji Gatou, the original creator of Full Metal Panic!, and today the UK based anime distributor have confirmed the schedule for those planning to attend the MCM London Comic Con event. Read more of this post