Comic Con Scotland recently had its first event here in the capital and it was very well organised and received. It was announced that the show would be back in Edinburgh in 2019 and details have just been released to confirm that this is not only happening but it is also moving to one of the largest venues in Edinburgh!
Comic Con Scotland took place this weekend just passed and I was lucky enough to receive a press pass so I could cover the event for Gamers. Dubbed For the Love of 80s, this is the first convention on Scottish soil for Monopoly Events, the convention organisers and as you can understand by the shows title, it was dedicated to all things 1980s! Continue reading Comic Con Scotland 2018: For the Love of 80s!
Nostalgia is a wonderful thing, it takes us back to a time when we had no real worries other than what was going to be number one in the charts that week, or those heady days when summers were long and hot and winters short, and it always snowed on Christmas Day! Continue reading For the Love of 80s Press Night
Cosplaying is big business now, gone are the days that only one or two people would turn up to a comic convention dressed as their favorite character, all down partly to the success of big budget movies such as the Marvel Cinematic Universe franchise and the rise of ‘Geek Culture’ with television shows such as The Big Bang Theory that makes being a geek a cool and hip thing. Continue reading Is Cosplay doomed to destroy itself?
This is the fourth year that I have been wrangling superhero shoots at MCM, and they have all been really great fun; especially a propsoal of marriage between two awesome cosplayers at the DC vs Marvel shoot! Continue reading MCM Scotland Marvel Shoot September 22nd 2018
Just home from a fantastic day at MCM Scotland which was held once again at the SSEC over in Glasgow. A really packed show with every exhibitor and trader stand busy and thousands of con visitors. Continue reading MCM Scotland September 22nd 2018
Following on from the huge success of this years event, Dave Wright has recently announced that his first convention Tabletop Scotland will return again next year to Perth! Continue reading Tabletop Scotland 2019 Announced