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London Comic Con MCM Expo Details - Games and Dolls

Date: 2011 October 21 18:52

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In London this time next week (Friday 28th to Sunday 30th October 2011) the London Comic Con MCM Expo will be well under way. As it builds up it seems like every other press release we get sent is about the Expo.

We've just received two press releases from them.

Square Enix will be showcasing the new Final Fantasy XIII-2 game, along with Hitman Absolution.

Screaming Matriarch will be showcasing a new limited edition Little Apple Doll.

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Press releases as follows:


Square Enix to showcase new Final Fantasy and Hitman titles at London Comic Con

Cold-blooded assassin or sci-fi swordmaster; what sort of hero would you be? SQUARE ENIX® is giving gamers the choice by bringing both FINAL FANTASY® XIII-2 and HITMAN ABSOLUTION™ along to MCM Expo London Comic Con.

Although not due for release until next year, Square Enix have announced that show visitors will be able to get hands-on with FINAL FANTASY XIII-2. The sequel to 2010's FINAL FANTASY XIII, XIII-2 tells the story of Lightning's sister Serah, and features a new battle system that allows players to command monsters as well as a variety of new options supporting multiple playthroughs.

The publisher will also be giving show visitors a sneak peek of HITMAN ABSOLUTION, showcasing the stealth-em-up with a series of behind-closed-doors presentations. The fifth instalment of the bestselling franchise will run on IO Interactive's new proprietary Glacier 2 game engine, and will boast a cinematic story, distinctive art direction and highly original game design.

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About Square Enix Ltd.
Square Enix Ltd., a part of the Square Enix Europe business unit, develops, publishes, distributes and licenses SQUARE ENIX®, EIDOS® and TAITO® branded entertainment content in Europe and other PAL territories as part of the Square Enix Group. Square Enix Ltd. also has a global network of leading development studios such as IO Interactive™, Crystal Dynamics® and Eidos Montréal. The Square Enix Group boasts a valuable portfolio of intellectual property including: FINAL FANTASY®, which has sold over 100 million units worldwide, DRAGON QUEST® which has sold over 58 million units worldwide and TOMB RAIDER® which has sold over 35 million units worldwide; and the legendary SPACE INVADERS®. Square Enix Ltd. is a London-based, wholly-owned subsidiary of Square Enix Holdings Co., Ltd.

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© 2011 SQUARE ENIX LTD. Published by SQUARE ENIX LTD. FINAL FANTASY, HITMAN ABSOLUTION, CRYSTAL DYNAMICS, DRAGON QUEST, EIDOS, IO INTERACTIVE, SPACE INVADERS, SQUARE ENIX, the SQUARE ENIX logo, TAITO and TOMB RAIDER are registered trademarks or trademarks of the Square Enix Group. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

Square Enix Limited is a company registered in England & Wales under the number 01804186 whose registered office is situated at Wimbledon Bridge House, 1 Hartfield Road, London, SW19 3RU, United Kingdom


Dead Cute: Limited Edition Little Apple Doll Launches at London Comic Con

Horror fans, otaku and lovers of Gothic Lolita fashion will want to check out the Screaming Matriarch stand at this month's MCM Expo London Comic Con, where artist Yurei Urie will be showcasing her latest limited edition Little Apple Doll.

Following the popularity of her Supernae doll at May's London Comic Con, Yurei returns with a brand new addition to the Little Apple Doll range, Ailuro. Only 100 of the Ailuro dolls will ever be produced and each comes with a certificate of authenticity signed by Yurei, who will be at the show to meet fans.

London Comic Con visitors will also be able to enter an exclusive competition to win a limited edition signed Ailuro doll with original artwork by Yurei.

Yurei's creepily cute characters represent children who have died and now wander a world known as The Inbetween, with each of the dolls coming with an illustrated story booklet detailing how they came to walk that realm.

Ailuro Doll

Please note: Image shows prototype Ailuro doll. Ailuro available on general release will have black costume only.

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