PR: Alcon Anime & Gaming Event 5th-8th Sept 2013


Alcon has just released this Press Release in regards to their up and coming Anime and Gaming event which will take place on the 5th to the 8th September 2013. Below are the details!

Alcon, taking place this 5-8 September in Leicester, have released their event timetable, which you can view HERE. Highlights include Kyle Hebert (who has voiced Kamina from Guren Lagaan amongst over fifty other anime and gaming titles), as well as cosplay-guests Valdrein, Twinfools, Nova, KellyJane and TealPirate, Doug Walker (aka Nostalgia Critic), LittleKuriboh and over thirty other guests. As usual there will be a large live-music lineup including brentalfloss, Beckii Cruel and much more.

Alcon will have areas and activities going on from 10am in the morning through to 3am at night, including exhibitors, anime screenings, an anime bar and night-club, artist ally, roleplaying, card-gaming, video-gaming room, retro-gaming, LAN gaming, a cosplay cafe, DDRing, J-Culture, Cosplay Hangout and more. There will be over 100 events which shall include the Masquerade Ball, Cosplay Masquerade, Cosplay Auction, DDR Tournament, Karaoke, Talent Show, the Charity Gala (aiming to raise money for Wishable Foundation & Aid for Japan) and eight unique and exciting parties going on until 3am in the morning every night.

With places selling fast (almost 85% of tickets are now sold), it is advised to register and pay before the end of August online via this link to guarantee your place. An update shall be released toward the end of August to confirm if tickets shall be available on the door or not.

Here are the event details if you want to join in on the fun!

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  • Venue: De Montfort University, Leicester
  • Dates: 5-8 September 2013
  • Pricing: £40 discount entry for all four days, £10 for Thursday, £15 for Friday, £20 for Saturday, £15 for Sunday (Parties included in the tickets)
  • Opening Hours: 10am to 3am on Friday & Saturday, Midday to 2am on Thursday, 10am to 2am on Sunday
  • On-Site Accommodation Available from £29 per night

Will you be attending ALcon? If so we would like to hear back from you about your experiences!