The MCM Group has announced it will launch a new Birmingham expo in 2012.
MCM Expo Birmingham Comic Con will run alongside another of the Group's popular events, Memorabilia. It will be held at the NEC from March 31st to April 1st.
Like the London, Midlands and Manchester MCM Expos, the convention will cater to fans of gaming, films, comic, manga, anime and other forms of popular media with special guests and cosplay competitions.
There will also be space for exhibitors, such as games publishers looking to show off their latest and future releases.
Meanwhile the Group's main event, MCM Expo London Comic Con will once again take place at the ExCeL centre in both May and October. The summer expo will run from May 25th to May 27th, while the autumn show will run from October 26th to October 28th.
Full dates for the MCM Group's events are listed below:
February 18th – Midlands Mcm Expo, International Centre Telford
March 31st - April 1st – Memorabilia Birmingham, The NEC
March 31st - April 1st – MCM Expo Birmingham Comic Con, The NEC
May 25th - 27th – MCM Expo London Comic Con, ExCeL
July 21st – MCM Expo Manchester Comic Con, Manchester Central
October 26th - 28th – MCM Expo London Comic Con, ExCeL
October 27th - 28th – Memorabilia London, ExCeL
November 24th - 25th – Memorabilia Birmingham, The NEC