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Demos and exhibits

STAR WARS AND PULP SCIENCE FICTION

A mini exhibit of science fiction comics :

A display of Star Wars comics, including the original Marvel run from 1977-1986, the Dark Horse era, and original art cover editions of the 2015 Marvel relaunched series done by local comic artists.

A display of Planet Comics, Weird Science, and Weird Fantasy. A selection of original pulp era sci-fi comics from the 1940s and 1950s. A look back at the roots of science fiction comics. Planet Comics was the first science fiction comic book series and ran for 73 issues between 1940-1953. Weird Science and Weird Fantasy were the celebrated sci-fi comic series published by the notorious EC Comics in the aerly 1950's.

Location : Exhibition Room

 

 

SIDESHOW COLLECTIBLES 


Showcasing a range of these high end collectible statues, now available in South Africa through the official distributor, Readers Den Comic Shop.

Location : Exhibition Room

 

 

ARTIST EXHIBITION : The Art of Deon de Lange

"Deon de Lange is a comic artist and illustrator based in South Africa. He graduated from graphic design, Technikon Natal in 1998. After years of experience in illustration, graphic design and 3d art technology solutions, Deon recently moved to a full time freelance career to focus on his traditional comic illustration style that emphasizes clean line and rich detail in black ink. Deon services the illustration needs of international and local clients using this style exclusively, while working on his self-published comic books, Gofu, Tomica and Unknown Origins under his science fiction imprint, UO Comics. With his personal art projects, Deon continues to explore science fiction and pop culture themes, whilst developing his own science-fantasy world."

A selection of Deon de Lange's original comic art
will be on display and also available to purchase !

Location : Exhibition Room

 

GUNDAM DEMO AND EXHIBIT

 Come and view the process of building a Gundam model kit ! Byron Hendricks shares his experience of building and collecting Gundam models as  well as displaying some of his completed models.

Location : Exhibition Room 9am - 1pm

 

FIGURES IN SA EXHIBIT

Figures in SA is a group of like minded people who's passion is the collection of figures and merchandise from movies, TV series. games, cartoons and anime.
Come join Figures in SA at our exhibition table and meet like minded people that share your passion for this hobby.  If you are an aspiring collector you are welcome to ask our members and admins' for advice. Everyone is keen to help you realise your perfect collection. Whether you have been collecting for a long time or just starting out, we are here to help and provide a community for you to share your interests. You are welcome to join our Facebook group. We would love to meet you in person!

Location : Exhibition Room