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The UK’s first ever Comic Con at Sea!

We will be holding a Comic Con on board the boat on the overnight sailing between Hull and Rotterdam, with a day spent ashore at the Dutch Comic Con in Utrecht and then the same again on the boat on the way back!

The con will include:

-2 nights on board the boat in an en-suite cabin, with all the comic con activites below

-A full day ashore at the Dutch Comic Con in Utrecht (wristband given out on the boat so no queueing to get in!)

-Talks and panels from the guests

-Simon Fisher Becker’s shows My Dalek Has a Another Puncture and Let Zygons Be Zygons (one in each direction on the boat)

-2 Cosplay competitions (one in each direction) with trophies to be won, hosted by Hull Harley Quinn and Nocturnal Naomi

-Comic Con quiz with prizes to be won

-Talk on JRR Tolkien and his connections to Hull & East Yorkshire with author Phil Mathison and Tolkien Society member Michael Flowers

-Comic Con Star Draws gameshow

-Retro gaming area hosted by Keep It Retro

-Signings (additional charge for autographs)

-Party each evening on the boat after the on stage entertainment

-More to be announced!

TV & Film Guests:

-Simon Fisher-Becker: Dorium Maldovar, Doctor Who & The Fat Friar, Harry Potter

-Hugh Mitchell: Colin Creevey, Harry Potter

-Sarah Louise Madison: Weeping Angel, Doctor Who

-Ian McNeice: Winston Churchill, Doctor Who

-Virginia Hey: Zotoh Zhaan, Farscape & Mad Max 2

-Ayshea Brough: Gerry Anderson’s UFO

Artists & Authors Guests:

-Adam Cadwell: Blood Blokes, The Everyday, British Comic Awards founder

-Adam Cheal: Toxic Storm, Terminus at Fenton’s Green, British Showcase Anthology

-Russ Leach: Dr Who Adventures, Aces Weekly, Draw The Marvel Way

-Phil Mathison & Michael Floweers: Tolkien in East Yorkshire 1918 – 1918, Tolkien experts

-Rachael Smith: House Party, The Rabbit, Filmsy Kitten, Dr Who, Artificial Flowers

Event Type

  • Family Friendly


All ages


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