From https://www.facebook.com/melkshamcomiccon/?hc_ref=NEWSFEED&fref=nf After much discussion, Melksham Comic-Con will be going on hiatus for 2017. Our amazing team of volunteers have successfully executed five years of independent comic book conventions in Melksham, and they need a bit of a break! Fear not though, as we will be returning with a brand new date – be sure to […]
It is about time Coventry hosted an inaugural Comic Con so that is exactly what will happen on Sunday 1st October 2017 at the Sports Connexion venue near Coventry. We will be hosting small press and creators as well as the usual array of dealers to suit your every need. We have already confirmed 3 […]
Last year‘s VIECC Vienna Comic Con did a terrific debut with lining up comic superstars like Jae Lee, Giuseppe Camuncoli and Mahmud Asrar and proved that it can easily keep up with the strong competition of comic conventions around Europe. Being new in a business is never easy but the success of last year‘s event seemed to encourage the organisers that they are on the right track and they were!
by Peter Brewer and Riven Alyx Buckley The dust has just settled on the final major Comic cons for the year with the last two finishing an exceptional year for UK comic conventions. There are a number of major changes already in line for 2017 and with the Brexit influenced drop in £/$ exchange rates […]
To the surprise of many, Glasgow Comic Con 2017 will take place on Saturday, July 1st of next year. No, that’s not a typo, the formerly two day event will now take place on a single summer’s day. The reason or reasons for this change are unclear. While this year’s convention seemed quieter, and traders […]
Kendal 14 October 2016: Charlie Adlard, best known as the comic artist behind The Walking Dead series, has been appointed as the UK’s Comics Laureate. The Comics Laureate is an ambassadorial and educational role for the comic genre and aims to raise awareness of the impact comics can have in terms of increasing literacy and […]