Namco Bandai Announces Line-Up for MCM Expo/London Comic Con
Namco Bandai Games in the UK has announced that it will lead an all-star cast of games, hit franchises, cult classics and highly anticipated major releases for hands-on at London’s premier MCM Expo for the 25th to 27th October. For the very first time we will showcase JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: All Star Battle, Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Z, Tales of Symphonia Chronicles, Saint Seiya: Brave Soldiers, as well as Naruto Shippuden Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 Full Burst, One Piece: Pirate Warriors 2, One Piece: Romance Dawn, PAC-MAN and the Ghostly Adventures, Regular Show: Mordecai and Rigby In 8-Bit Land, Earth Defense Force 2025, Armored Core Verdict Day and the highly anticipated Dark Souls II.
Not only will NAMCO BANDAI Games be dazzling with its biggest line-up of titles for the public but they will also be hosting signings from legendary development teams from the ‘Tales of’ series, ‘Dragon Ball Z’, ‘JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure’, ‘Saint Seiya’ Brave Soldiers including stage demonstrations and Q+As. Namco Bandai Games will also have signings on the Namco Bandai Games booth from Andi Ewington, Rob Williams and Simon Coleby, writers and artist of the exciting Dark Souls II: INTO THE LIGHT comic book which will be available soon as a pre order bonus with selected retailer.
Rob Williams is an acclaimed British-based comic book writer whose credits include Ghost Rider, Daken, Amazing Spider-Man, The Dark X-Men, Cla$$war, Star Wars Tales and the 2013 British Comic Award nominated Judge Dredd: Trifecta. Simon Coleby is a British comic book artist who has worked for Marvel and 2000 AD. His credits include creating art for Judge Dredd, Rogue Trooper and the popular ‘The Authority’ series from DC/Wildstorm. He also worked on the 2013 British Comic Award nominated Judge Dredd: Trifecta. Andi Ewington is an up-and-coming writer whose breakthrough debut novel ‘45’ won critical acclaim from reviewers and fans alike, and has been a #1 Amazon UK graphic novel bestseller. He featured by Wizard Magazine in their ‘5 to watch’ for 2010. He is currently developing several creator-owned IPs.
“We are very excited to share this exciting line-up of games with MCM EXPO. It’s the first time we have some of these titles available for actual hands on” said Lee Kirton, PR & Marketing Director for Namco Bandai Games UK. “We have recently announced some new titles at the Tokyo Games Show, so to give us the chance to show these off is thrilling for us as well as those that get to play. We have also some superb pre-order only offers with Dark Souls II so we hope to challenge players to have a go at this brilliant game and meet some of the creative talents behind some of our other great games.”