This weekend we returned to the sleepy Wiltshire town of Melksham for one of our favourite events of the year – Melksham Comic Convention 2015. It may not be the biggest event or have the most high profile names, but it creates an opportunity for comic fans of all ages to get together and celebrate […]
We look ahead to some of the best UK comic conventions, with exclusive previews and interviews from the people behind them. We look back at some of our favourite UK Comic Convention with in depth show reports telling you about everything that happened as well as our guide to the best books that were available on the day.
“We celebrate the independent comic creators that come to Melksham” Melksham Comic Con 2015 organiser Hayley Spencer on this year’s event
It’s not long to go before our friends at the Melksham Comic Con 2015 open their doors for another year. One of the best local conventions in the UK, we catch up with Conventions organiser to find out about their plans for this year’s events and what’s been happening with her and her team.
What started as a quirky movie night has morphed into a multimedia live action extravaganza that mat just be the ultimate fan experience. We take a rebellious journey to a galaxy far far away for Secret Cinema The Empire Strikes Back
Once upon a time, to go to a comic book convention was an expensive daydream for many UK fans due to them being exclusively an American event. However, thanks to events like the London Super Comic Convention, Thought Bubble and smaller shows like the Melksham and Leamington Cons, it has become a reality for UK comics […]
The UK’s largest comic convention the London Super Comic Convention 2015 will be taking over the London Excel Centre on March 14th and 15th 2015. We’ll have the latest news on guests, panels and exhibitors all gathered here in one handy place.
Valiant Entertainment is crossing the Atlantic for the very first time this March to exhibit at the London Super Comic Convention 2015 (LSCC) – the United Kingdom’s largest comic book convention – for a weekend packed with Valiant programming, special guests, and exclusive convention-only releases! To celebrate this trans-Atalnctic trip they have released an exclusive Ninjak LSCC variant as […]
The first ever Leamington Comic Convention was set up to be an antidote to the sci-fi heavy events which have taken over the UK convention scene, how did the first year of this new East Midlands extravaganza live up to it’s intentions?
“Our goal is to put on an event that celebrates comics and comic fandom” Stuart Mulrain on the True Believers Comic Festival
Cheltenham in the UK is famous for it’s festivals, from horse-racing to literature and more, but it’s about to get a new event which comics geeks like us are probably much more interested in! That’s right in February 2015 the True Believers Comic Festival is coming to this famous old spa city and so to […]
For comic fans in the south west of the UK, the Bristol Comic and Zine Fair returns to the city for a fourth year this October. Celebrating the world of DIY and independent publishing the BCZF brings together artists, writers, and self-publishers from across Bristol and further afield for a one-day market. There’ll be comics, zines, […]
“Comic fans want a comic book convention, not sci-fi or celebrities!” Dan Mallier discusses the debut of the Leamington Comic Con this October
As well as the big global comic conventions like NYCC or SDCC there are also loads of great small conventions based in the UK which fans who can’t make a trip across the pond should really check out. Making it’s debut this year is the Leamington Comic Con on October 18th 2014 and to celebrate adding […]