Heroes and villains assemble for Leamington Comic Con 2017
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Cosplayers paid tribute their favourite characters from comics and animation at this year’s Leamington Comic Con.
The event, now the third to have taken place in the town, was held at the Spa Centre for the first time and again featured illustrators and artists from the industry who held talks and workshops throughout the day.
Guests included Christian Wildgoose, Artist on DC’s Batgirl, Marc Laming whose artwork has appeared in Marvel’s Star Wars: Force Awakens and John-Paul Bove, the artist best known for his work on Transformers for IDW and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles for Panini and Judge Dredd for 2000AD.
The event also included Sonia Leong, a multi-award winning Manga creator who has worked for TokyoPop, Self-Made Hero, Image Comics, Hachettes, VIZ Media and Titan Comics to name a few.
For youngsters there was facepainting, balloon making and a colouring-in station.
The event culminated with a screening of Tim Burton’s Batman at All Saint’s parish church.