Thought Bubble Update!
The countdown to Thought Bubble 2008 is underway! The festival will take place during November, and is brought to you in conjunction with the 22nd Leeds International Film Festival. The Comic Convention will be held on Saturday, November 15th, at the Royal Armouries’ Saviles Hall, with satellite events such as workshops and film screenings taking place on adjacent days; keep an eye out for the programme on the website for further information. The convention will have over one hundred tables of retailers and artists for you to shop to your heart’s content, and get signatures and sketches from your comic book favourites! There will also be a Marvel portfolio review by C.B. Cebulski, so now’s the time to start getting that portfolio ready. The website is being updated regularly, so check back often for details on screenings, guests, panels and workshops.
Guests include: Mark Millar (Ultimates, Kick Ass, Wanted, Civil War), Alex Maleev (Halo, Daredevil, Illuminati), C.B. Cebulski (X Men: Infernus, The Loners, Wonderlost), Rutu Modan (Eisner award winning Exit Wounds), Mike Carey (X Men: Legacy, Hellblazer, Lucifer), Adi Granov (Iron Man: Viva Las Vegas, Spiderman: Brand New Day, Iron Man movie consultant), Barry Kitson (The Order, Legion of Superheroes, Spiderman: Brand New Day), Jock (Green Arrow: Year One, The Losers) , Andy Diggle (Thunderbolts, Hellblazer, The Losers), Sean Phillips (Eisner award winning Criminal, Marvel Zombies, Sleeper) and many more. A full guest list can be found at http://www.thoughtbubblefestival.com/
Under 12’s get in to the convention absolutely free with a full paying adult. Tickets are priced at £6/£4.50 – concessions. All workshops and panels are included in the price of your convention ticket. Although free, all workshops will require that you sign up in advance as spaces are limited. Film screenings are not covered by the cost of the ticket, sorry! Film screenings are individually priced at the cinemas showing them.
Tickets are available online now. The first 500 people to buy their tickets online not only receive an invite to our after-party at the exclusive Thought Bubble bars in the stunning new Alea Casino development, but will also be entered into a prize draw to win great prizes. More details to follow! Remember, if you are one of the first 500 to buy a ticket and you want to attend the after-party, you must be over 18 and provide valid ID upon request when entering Alea.
Rooms are available at the Park Plaza hotel at a special Thought Bubble Festival rate! For more information please go to http://www.thoughtbubblefestival.com/08hotel.asp Remember to book your hotel room early in order to secure the best rates.
In the next few days there will be a few more guests announced so watch this space!
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