After much preparation the fan run Gundam convention G-Con is set to launch in the UK this September. Celebrating the popular Japanese sci-fi war drama, G-Con is the first UK fan convention for the franchise. Organised by model kit importer Japan:Cool the event will include panels discussing the hobby of Gunpla (Gundam plastic models), a Gundam themed cafe and even free Gunpla for attendees under 10.
The event will be held September 24th-25th at the York Racecourse. Daily tickets cost £12 while a weekend ticket is £18. Under 5’s get in free. The event will run from 10am-6pm on the Saturday and 10am-4:30pm on the Sunday.
Follow G-Con’s official Facebook page for further updates.