COMIC CON AFRICA 2019

The 2019 Entelect Challenge Launches

17 April 2019, Worms, this years’ Entelect Challenge (https://challenge.entelect.co.za/) launches today. The event will run from the 17th of April, and the finals will take place at Comic Con Africa (@AfricaComicCon) on the 21st September at 11am on the center stage. This year it is being held at the Gallagher Convention Centre.

Donny Cates to appear at Comic Con Africa 2019 

04 April 2019, Reed Exhibitions Africa and ReedPOP today announced that leading comic book writer, Donny Cates, will be a guest at this year’s Comic Con Africa to be held in September.

Comic Con Africa comes to Cape Town in 2020

11 March 2019, Reed Exhibitions Africa and ReedPOP today announced that as of 2020 the mother city will play host to its very own version of Comic Con. Comic Con Cape Town will be taking place 1 – 3 May 2020 and will have its own line up of talent geared towards the fan base of the city playing to its unique areas of strength and personality.

Comic Con Africa 2019 – Dates and Venue Announced

October 2018 - Reed Exhibitions Africa and ReedPOP announced that the second edition of Comic Con Africa will take place from 21 - 24 September 2019, at Gallagher Convention Centre in Midrand.

Due to the unprecedented success of the inaugural Comic Con Africa, the event will now take place over four days, including the Heritage Day Public Holiday on the 24th. This is to accommodate even more pop culture fans that will be wanting to attend after the success of this year’s event.

45 000 fans stream through the gates of the inaugural Comic Con Africa

19 September 2018, Reed Exhibitions Africa, ReedPOP and VS Gaming today announced the unprecedented success of the inaugural Comic Con Africa. There were several elements that made this event such a success and an African first. Over 45 000 fans made their way through the gates of the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit & International Convention Centre on the weekend of 14-16 September. Comic Con Africa sold out before the gates opened to the public which is unprecedented in the SA eventing industry.  This Comic Con was the first time globally that had such a strong esports affiliation which was driven through the partnership with Telkom’s VS Gaming and the Master’s finals.