Record Attendance For MCM Manchester Comic Con; Manga Entertainment Announces New UK Licenses
Last Saturday’s MCM Manchester Comic Con saw record attendance of 19,340 visitors, beating last years also record breaking number of 11,300. In response to this trend next year’s Manchester event will extend to two days, covering 26th-27th July 2014.
In attendance for the event were Manga Entertainment UK who announced a series of new forthcoming releases:
- Karneval has been licensed, format and release date as yet undetermined.
- Fairy Tail volume 5 will be released 2nd December. The first movie will follow sometime in 2014.
- Kaze will release Black Lagoon: Roberta’s Blood Trail on DVD and Blu-ray 4th November.
- Sengoku Basara – The Last Party has been licensed.
- K-On! The Movie will be released 28th October on DVD and Blu-ray/DVD combi-pack.
- Guilty Crown Part 1 on DVD and Blu-ray 18th November, containing the first 11 episodes. Part 2 currently set for early 2014.
- Eureka Seven AO, One Piece Volume 5 and Blood C: The Last Dark set for first quarter 2014.