Torbay Comic Con returns this year with a mixture of workshops, talks, guest signers and vehicles for every age!
Come along on Saturday 14th & Sunday 15th July for Torbay Comic Con 2, at Torbay Leisure Centre, from 10 am – 5 pm. Torbay Comic Con 2 brings you the stars of the screen both big and small, to meet fans and sign autographs. You can purchase all sorts of film memorabilia and merchandise including t-shirts, posters, figures and toys… The list is endless! Included in the event will be demonstrations, workshops and an array of talks. Members of the public can get their hands on and learn the about inner workings of the film industry from leading professionals.
This year’s convention welcomes Craig Fairbrass (Rise Of The Footsoldier and Call Of Duty MW), Liam Mulvey (Libertus Ostium in Kingsglaive: Final Fantasy), Robert Cavanah (Outlander & Tomb Raider), Craig Conway (Doomsday & The Decent), Zara Phythian (Dr Strange), Mickey Lewis (Star Wars & Dr Who), Jullian Seagar SATURDAY ONLY (Dr Who, Viking Legacy & Thor The Dark World), Elen Thomas (Dr Who), Marc Outbreak (Independent Films & Stunt Choreographer), Elen Thomas (Dr Who) and Clem so (Dr Who, Star Wars, Jurassic World & Assasins Creed)
There is so much planned for Torbay Comic Con 2! With so much to see and do, you’ll be spoilt for choice. Fancy learning how to wield a lightsaber? Well you can at the Lightsaber Academy. Or if prehistoric creatures are more your thing, how about walking with dinosaurs. You can learn how to handle an airsoft weapon in our airsoft shooting range plus meet your favourite characters. Spider-man, Iron and Batman. The Stay Puft Marshmallow Man will also be making an appearance. Great Scott! You can also go back to the future with Delorian Time Machine and a visit from Lightning McQueen. Be sure to come on Sunday too where the Decepticon ‘Barricade’ will be here!
We will have a fantastic line-up of talented artists and illustrators at Torbay, who will be on hand to meet their fans, and they may even create some custom work for you, for a small fee.
With judges Cosplay Dave and Vee Beee from China Bambi, entries of all ranges will be included in the competition. The categories are Best Craftsmanship, Best Fabric, Best Bought Costume and Best Kid. You will need to register on the day and will be given 2 minutes on the stage. Show off your costume to your preferred music choice. There are cash prizes, vouchers and free entry tickets up for grabs!
Torbay Comic Con 2 have retro-crazing this year with original arcade games for you gamers out there in our Retro Gaming Area.
This weekend is great for all ages and whether you a true enthusiast or a novice Comic Con visitors, there’s something for everyone to enjoy! Visit their website to find out more!