We thrive on creating opportunity and allowing creativity to flow here at Island Con but it's not always what you might first think... Pretty thrilled to link up the Isle of Wight with Huddersfield University in an exclusive work placement programme. This means that degree students in costume, design and art can participate in the … Continue reading Huddersfield University join Island Con
THAT SHOP will be trading at Island Con. No, not that shop, That Shop from Cowes! 😁 "Buying, Selling & Trading in Memorabilia and Collectables for over 25 years. Specialising in Lego and Vintage Star Wars items. Come along and grab that special something! VISIT US ONLINE NOW AT: https://www.facebook.com/That-Shop-1611179022431062/ OR … Continue reading That Shop from Cowes to be at Island Con
ROCKET PUNCH COLLECTABLES will be trading at Island Con this year! 😁 "Whether you're a keen collector or just looking for a nostalgia hit, you've come to the right place! Buying, selling, trading, action figures, games and other memorabilia from the 70s right up to present day. whether you’re looking for Transformers, … Continue reading Rocket Punch Collectables from Cowes to be at Island Con
>>>COMIC BOOK GUEST ANNOUNCEMENT<<< STEPHEN BASKERVILLE will be joining his fellow MARVEL UK peers at Island Con 2018 and he makes for an awesome addition to our ever-expanding comic book roster! Stephen’s comics career began in the early 1980’s, writing and drawing strips for the CB radio-themed 10-4 ACTION. But it was at … Continue reading Stephen Baskerville confirmed for Island Con 2018!
>>>COMIC BOOK GUEST ANNOUNCEMENT<<< GEOFF SENIOR is now confirmed to appear at the Island Con mecca in October! The creator of our amazing convention artwork piece and comic book legend! Geoff Senior has been a professional artist and illustrator for over 35 years. Although most notorious for his work on Transformers comic in … Continue reading Geoff Senior confirmed for Island Con 2018!
This is for Star Trek and Stargate fans! We've got a very special line-up of international guests for you to meet and greet at Island Con 2018! ETHAN PHILLIPS - Star Trek Voyager CONNOR TRINNEER - Star Trek Enterprise, Stargate Atlantis and the new Stargate Origins! GARY JONES - Stargate: SG1, Stargate Atlantis and Stargate … Continue reading Star Trek and Stargate fans to descend on Island Con!
>>>INTERNATIONAL COMIC GUEST ANNOUNCEMENT!<<< Thrilled to be welcoming Steampunk legend JOE BENITEZ to the Island Con comic book roster! Joe Benitez is an American comic book artist and creator of the smash hit steampunk fantasy LADY MECHANIKA. Benitez, who received his industry break with Image Comics co-founder Marc Silvestri at Top Cow studios, … Continue reading International comic book guest Joe Benitez confirmed for Island Con!
>>>COMIC BOOK GUEST ANNOUNCEMENT<<< The amazing MARTIN GRIFFITHS is our next comic book guest at Island Con and if you know your comics then you've seen his work probably many times before! BIO: Martin Griffiths has been a professional artist since 1986. Beginning his freelance career with Marvel UK, on titles including, Transformers, … Continue reading Thundercat’s and Action Force’s Martin Griffiths to guest at Island Con!
⭐⚡GUEST ANNOUNCEMENT⚡⭐ Joining Bulk & Skull at Island Con in the 25th anniversary year of Mighty Morphin Power Rangers is none other than ORIGINAL BLACK POWER RANGER - WALTER JONES! Walter will be our ONLY Power Ranger at the event and we're thrilled that he can be a guest on the Isle of … Continue reading Walter Jones is latest guest at Island Con 2018!
STARGATE ORIGINS is live TODAY! CONNOR TRINNEER from Stargate Origins will be joining us at Island Con 2018 so don't miss out on the opportunity to meet him. Between this, STARGATE: ATLANTIS and being main cast on STAR TREK ENTERPRISE, Connor is a very special guest indeed! Included in Connor Trinneer's VIP pack is … Continue reading Stargate Origin’s Connor Trinneer at Island Con 2018!
>>>COMIC BOOK GUEST ANNOUNCEMENT<<< British artist ANDREW WILDMAN is our next comic book guest Island Con UK! Andrew's career in comics, video games, TV and film has lasted for some thirty years! His comic book work includes TRANSFORMERS, GI JOE, THE X-MEN, SPIDER-MAN and VENOM. Andrew recently published his own Graphic Novel, HORIZON. Written and drawn by Andrew … Continue reading Andrew Wildman is latest guest announcement at Island Con 2018!
>>>COMIC BOOK GUEST ANNOUNCEMENT<<< TRANSFORMERS 'Hall of Famer' SIMON FURMAN will be joining us at Island Con this year! Simon Furman is a writer for TV animation, comic books, movies and games, his name indelibly linked to Transformers, the 80s toy phenomenon, writing hundreds of stories over three decades featuring the war-torn robots in disguise. … Continue reading Simon Furman to guest at Island Con 2018!
>>>Photo op update!<<< As expected, professional photo shoots with SEAN ASTIN and JASON MEWES are selling fast. Sean's are over 50% sold out and Jason's are 30% sold out at the current time. Don't miss out on a photo shoot with any of our guests as most won't be available for purchase at the … Continue reading Photo shoot updates for Sean Astin & Jason Mewes.
JESSABEL will be showing off her wonderful art and comic book design at Island Con in 2018! "I am a freelance illustrator and comic book artist. Previous resident of the island and proud to be part of the convention. My stand will have comic books, original art, kawaii crafts and will be sharing with Sketchy … Continue reading Jessabel artist will be exhibiting at Island Con 2018
PJJ ARTWORKS return to Island Con! They were very popular last year and are sure to be popular again with new prints and original art! Find out more - https://www.facebook.com/pg/PJJArtworks-1747152885596063
BEADS OF TIME are exhibiting at the event with their unique geek creations!! From the husband and wife team: We Make and Sell Lovely and Unusual Gifts Covering a Diverse Range of Interests:Sci-Fi, Anime, Films, Manga and Games . We make Stained Glass Logos , Decorations , Greeting cards , Bunting and lots more … Continue reading Beads of Time return to their Island Con home
SIGHT FOR WIGHT will have an informational and promotional booth at the show. We are limited in the amount of charities we can include in the show and are proud to be giving SFW a platform at the show. Support them all you can! http://www.iwsb.org.uk From the team: Sight for Wight is the … Continue reading Sight for Wight to be at Island Con 2018
WHO ONE will be exhibiting at Island Con in 2018! http://www.whoone.co.uk/ Who One has been a leading Doctor Who specialist since 1989. Originally trading as Burtons from St Leonards on Sea the business was incorporated in 2005 and initially moved to Battlesbridge in Essex before settling into their new shop in Ryde on … Continue reading Who One to exhibit at Island Con 2018!
VIP ACCESS PASS UPDATE! We have some fantastic new benefits for our general VIP passes! If you've already purchased your VIP Access Pass then you need do nothing at all, they've already been added to your pack for collection on the event day. These are of course very limited to only 50 passes and will … Continue reading Island Con VIP Access Pass Update
Thrilled to announce that HEROES of Newport are the latest sponsors of Island Con 2018! http://heroes.uk.com/ From the Heroes team - "Heroes is the biggest and longest serving comic/gaming shop on the Island and has been based in Newport for the last 14 years. We strive to bring geekiness to the masses by offering … Continue reading HEROES return as Island Con Sponsors!