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Two Days of Comic-Gaming-Collectables @ Oz Comic-Con
Held in three different capital cities in Australia, Oz Comic-Con is coming back to Brisbane on 22-23 September 2018 at The Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, Southbank.
Featuring an exciting line-up of content from all spectrums including appearances of film and television stars, comic book artists and voice actors, gaming demonstrations and cosplay competitions, exclusive and hard-to-find merchandise, creative workshops and master classes, this year's event is sure to have something for everyone. Oz Comic-Con supports local Australian businesses and talent in providing a platform of Australian creativity and endeavours.
Each event will consist of five stages with interactive features keeping the fans enthralled at the shows. Hundreds of exhibitors have been secured to showcase a variety of merchandise including toys, cosplay, gaming, make-up, art, jewellery, collectables, comics, apparel, food and drinks.
Ticket prices start at $17.50 for a child through to $600 for a platinum pass. Advance ticket sales are an incentive as you will receive a discount off the door price. Prices for a single day price is $42.50 and weekend $62.50. A single day price for a child is $20.00 and child-weekend pass $30.00. $2.50 reduction for children can be obtained if purchased in advance. Information on exclusive ticket options are as follows:
Oz Comic-Con Brisbane 2018 Collectors Pass - $99.00 per person. The poster art is created by Marvel Comics artist Wayne Nichols. It is exclusive for the Brisbane 2018 and is a perfect souvenir for this year's event.
Photo courtesy of Oz Comic-Con Website
Meet and Greet Nathaniel Buzolic (The Originals and Vampire Diaries) - $100/p between 9.00am and 6.00pm. A group photo will be taken at the conclusion of the Meet & Greet. This Meet & Greet does not include admission to the show; a general admission ticket would still need to be purchased.
Marvel Mega Fan Pack - $150.00 per person. The pack includes a weekend admission with priority entry, an exclusive limited-edition Marvel Pass and matching lanyard, exclusive A3 poster and an Oz Comic-Con exclusive MARVEL T-Shirt and Mystery Pin Pack.
Priority Pass - $200.00 per person. This pass gives you priority to skip the queuing for guest photograph, autograph and token lines, complimentary cloaking in thecloakroomCon cloak room and a weekend admission with priority entry.
Platinum Pass - $600.00 per person. Treat yourself to a platinum experience of a weekend pass, priority queuing for guest photograph and autograph, token lines, priority entry, reserved platinum seat for all non-experience panels, exclusive access to Platinum Lounge and Platinum Friday Night Meet and Greet plus much more.
Photo courtesy of Oz Comic-con Website
Brisbane's latest guest announcements are Dominic Sherwood aka Jace Herondale (Shadowhunters: The Mortal Instruments), Kylie Chan, author of Dark Forces who brought Emma Donahoe to the world and Traci Harding. If you are into quantum physics, alternate dimensions and time travel, Traci Harding is the author who will want to meet as your next best science and fantasy author. Keep an eye on the guest page to watch out for more great artists coming to Brisbane.
This is an event not just for the enthusiast but for anyone with a fond memory of childhood comics, cartons and movies and books. The Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre is on the corner of Merivale and Glenelg Streets, South Brisbane. There is a car park under the building; however, you may prefer to catch a train or bus to the venue. For more information, contact email@example.com or phone 1300 780 677.