Game.co.uk writes: "Until Saturday, I'd never been to a convention before. Sure I'd done ECTS and the like for work, but I'd never gone to such a fan-centric affair as the MCM Expo. Basically a gathering of all things geeky - predominantly anime and manga, but also encompassing movies, games and comics - it's not the sort of thing I'd usually be seen dead attending.
Snobby I know, as after all I work for a game site, I play games, I read comics, I watch the occasional anime, and I'm a MASSIVE Street Fighter fanboy, but the general feeling I always get from photos of such events is a bunch of misfits dressed up like lunatics. Well, having now attended, I can say that I was sooo right, yet sooo wrong at the same time..."