Comic Con Africa is a three-day event showcasing comic books, science fiction/fantasy-related film, television and similar popular arts.
The exhibition also features a larger range of pop culture and entertainment elements across virtually all genres, including animation, toys, gadgets, clothing, collectible card games, table top games, anime, manga, video games, webcomics, and fantasy novels.
Activities taking place include professional gaming tournaments, cosplay competitions and new movie and series promotions. Comic Con Africa visitors also experience celebrity panel discussions, seminars, workshops and autograph sessions.
The event is brought to South Africa by Reed Exhibitions in partnership with VS Gaming. Vikings actor Travis Fimmel, and The Big Bang Theory actor, Kevin Sussman, are set to make appearances at the event, alongside comic artist, Chris Sprouse, comic book writer, Andy Diggle, and American Gods’ Ricky Whittle and Yetide Badaki. Local guests include: Jason Masters, Sean Izaakse, Warren Louw, Bill Masuku, Moray Rhoda and more.
Venue: Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit and International Convention Centre, Cnr R55 and Allandale Rd, Rietfontein 2-Ir, Midrand
Cost: R120 – R350