MCM Show Guide: If you like…Gaming!

MCM Show Guide: If you like…Gaming!

Looking to get your gaming fix at MCM? Here you'll find everything you need to know about gaming at MCM Comic Con London. SIED, our show guide will have the information you need to get started!

Side Quest

If you're looking for a place to play games at MCM Comic Con London, look no further than Side Quest. With free-to-play console gaming, we have everything from retro consoles to the latest and greatest new releases. If you want to play with friends or just get your game on solo, we've got you covered.

Gaming Library

If you're looking for a place to chill out and play some console games, the gaming library is your spot! We've got tons of games from every era, so whether you're looking for something lighthearted or intense, competitive or cooperative, we've got it covered.

Retro zone

The Retro Zone at MCM London is a haven for those who love to reminisce about the good old days of gaming. You'll find everything from Nintendo 64s, Mega Drive, to Atari consoles here,so you have everything you need to relive your youth.

Multiplayer lounge

Play with friends and make new ones at the Multiplayer Lounge! This is your chance to get together with fellow gamers and battle it out in a variety of games. You'll be able to enjoy a range of titles, from classic arcade games to modern hits.


NEW FOR 2022: Tabletop has now moved to the Platinum Suite! 

More of a tabletop gamer? We have you covered too! You can expect to find everything from Dungeons & Dragons and Magic: The Gathering to Settlers of Catan at the Tabletop Zone. If you're looking for something new, there will be plenty of new games on display—and even some that are only available for purchase at the convention! Get your friends together, roll some dice, and have a blast.

Win Prizes

Play your part in the Side Quest Classic Gaming Championships, a series of fun and exciting retro games for all ages and abilities. Show us what you're made of and you could win an exciting prize package, including tickets for the next MCM event!

Who will be at Side Quest?

Melanin Gamers Join Melanin Gamers for a 3-day long event celebrating all things Smash Bros and Mario Kart! Join the tournaments, take part in quizzes, and win some fun prizes! 

Helpful FAQS

No, it is included in your ticket!

A full list will be available on the day in the gaming library, and same for the tabletop library.

All day if you like, there's enough to do between console and tabletop to last all day...although we kindly ask to not hog the consoles or board games!

Yes! We have super knowledgeable staff who will be on hand to answer any game related questions you might have!

Yes, you can bring handheld consoles to side quest - there will also be bean bags/seating for you to utilise.

The Tabletop Zone has now moved to the Platinum Suite.

Just turn up at the Tabletop Zone! We do advise to arrive early,as slots fill up fast! 

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