Gibraltar set for first ever comic convention at International Comic Con

Three-day event to be held at King’s Bastion Leisure Center in May


SUPERHEROES will descend on Gibraltar for its first ever comic convention.

Marvel and Star Wars characters could be among the stars at the three-day International Comic Con, which will begin on May 4, Star Wars Day.

WHAT A MARVEL: Gib to host first comic convention
WHAT A MARVEL: Gib to host first comic convention

Taking place at King’s Bastion Leisure Center, the cinema and Boyds, it is aimed at all those with an interest in comics, science fiction, ‘anime’, ‘steam punk’ and more.

Fancy dress contests and a exhibition room will be among the draws of the event, which will also include workshops and seminars in subjects such as prop-making and script-writing.

Tickets will be available soon from

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