Cardiff Indie Comic Expo poster goes live

The poster has gone up for the 2018 Cardiff Independent Comic Expo. Please steal and share and spread the word! This poster the work of Gavin Mitchell who has worked on The Trolltooth Wars, Santa Claus vs the Nazis, Samurai Slasher and many other comics Please note, this is not to be confused with the…

Cardiff Independent Comic Expo announce first guests

Over on their website, Cardiff Independent Comic Expo have announced the first guests for this years event. This taking place on Saturday 2nd of June in the Mercure Holland House Hotel  which some may remember as the con’s original home before its relocation to the Masonic Hall the last two years. As I’m lazy I’ll…

Lawgiver Mk4 is coming…

Over on their Facebook Page, Lawgiver have announced it’s just 4 days till the ticket launch and first guest announcements. The event itself will being held at the Bristol Doubletree on Saturday 26th May. Went to this a few years back and it was pretty much a Dredd nerd’s dream. Great guests and exhibitors, brilliantly…

Coming in May – Oldham Comic Con

Off the back of an advance comic review I’m writing up I’ve just checked the info on Oldham Comic Con 2018 so wanted to share. Coming on May 12th at  the Oldham Library & Lifelong Learning Centre they’ve already got a great line of up comic guests (sad you have to specify that for a…

Comic Con News : Glasgow Comic Con 2018

My favourite Scottish Comic Con is back at the Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow on Saturday June 30th, 2018. Tickets are now on sale via Eventbrite. Browse more than 150 exhibitors, meet comic creators from across the globe, enjoy panels from your favourite artists and writers and marvel at some of the best cosplayers in the…

Tickets for Swansea Comic and Gaming Convention now available

TICKETS FOR SCGC2018 ARE ON SALE NOW! We are pleased to announce that tickets for Swansea Comic and Gaming Convention 5th May 2018 are now on sale. We have kept prices at £5 (under 5’s go free) with 50% of every ticket sale goes to our chose charity Blood Bikes Wales! Tickets are on sale…

Coming 18th November – The Liverpool Comic Mart

18 November 2017 – 07 November 2017 11.00 am – 5.00 pm Join us for ‘Liverpool Comic Mart’ where you can meet Judge Dredd, Watchmen and Razorjack artist John Higgins and get some merchandise signed by the man himself! There will also be lots of stalls selling thousands of comic books to add to your…

Comic Con News : Cardiff Expo 2018

  Cardiff Independent Comic Expo (CICE) returns  on Saturday 2nd, 2018 and will be held in the Mercure Holland House Hotel, Newport Road, Cardiff. Previous years have seen absolutely tonnes of 2000AD droids guesting at the show, including : Leigh Gallagher, Sally Jane Hurst, Patrick Goddard, Mike Collins, Dylan Teague, Rob Williams, Al Ewing, Ben…

THIS WEEKEND! – The Wimbledon Comic Arts Festival

Image by comic art MACHINE David Broughton who will be there with his very cool comic, Shaman Kane. The website says he’s “friendly and approachable” so please give him a big hug from us or just ruffle his hair playfully. He’ll love it. “The first event of it’s kind in Wimbledon will see an array of…

Comic Con spotlight – Thought Bubble highlights

It’s just under a week to go before my favourite English comic convention, Thought Bubble,  kicks off. Thought Bubble Festival is the UK’s largest event of its kind – an annual celebration of sequential art in all its forms, including everything from superhero comics to independent and small-press artists and writers. Saturday 23rd September will…

Comic Con spotlight – Thought Bubble 2000AD Panel update!!

So, we reported a few weeks ago that the 40 Years of 2000AD panel at Thought Bubble had been announced, but now we can confirm the panelists involved! 40 Years of 2000AD Sat 23 Sept, 15.30 – 16.20, Carriageworks Studio Theatre (Fifth Floor), Calverley Street. Free entry with Saturday/Weekend convention pass, All Ages, but please…

Leamington Comic Con announce John Wagner

Leamington Comic Con, one of those weird comic cons about comics not tv actors you sort of recognise, have just announced their first guest and as per the title it’s the man behind Judge Dredd himself, John Wagner. Info below. If you’re within traveling distance go do your bit to keep ACTUAL comic cons alive…

Comic Con spotlight – 2000AD @ Thought Bubble

My favourite English convention, Thought Bubble, returns on the 23rd September. Thought Bubble is the UK’s largest event of its kind – an annual celebration of sequential art in all its forms, including everything from superhero comics to independent and small-press artists and writers. It’s all kinds of awesome. The full festival programme can be…

ROGUE TROOPER BEER!!!!!!!!

Need a few minutes to drool at that pic first? That’s cool. I get it. I’ll wait. So this isn’t just a bit of photoshop, this is an actual beer you can buy, drink and buy again. But, it’s only available at this years Lakes International Comic Art Festival which is on 13-15th of October….

Comic Con Info – True Believers Comic Festival: Summer Variant edition 20.08.17

One week today sees the True Believers Comic Festival: Summer Variant Edition taking place at Blackfriars Priory in central Gloucester from 11am until 4pm. A mini version of the annual show based at Cheltenham Racecourse, this con will continue the main event’s exceptionally strong focus on comic books, their creators, fans and the community that surrounds…