Coastal Comic Con aims to have activities the whole family can enjoy! So come on down to meet your favourite superheroes and princesses, try out special effects makeup or participate in workshops, or maybe even enter the costume contest as a family!
Check this page regularly for all the latest announcements!
TAMERA: The Saga Begins
Appearing at Coastal Comic Con will be the writers and a number of the cast, behind new start up UK based anime inspired series “Tamera”. The team will be appearing to discuss all about the new series and talk about their beginnings into the industry!
Also featuring a panel on the day with some of the cast about the process involved, including Voice Acting, Writing, Scripting and Concepting a show. They’ll also be showcasing featured limited art prints from the episodes at their booth!
The team will be joining us for the day so come meet everyone and find out what’s set for the future of Tamera and how you can be a part of it! #OurTamera
Visitors to Coastal Comic Con will have the chance to meet their favourite superheroes as custom movie and game prop makers, Angel Effects, attends the event.
The fully interactive cosplay experience, with plenty of photo opportunities with heroes and, if you’re a fan of the bad guys, a few villains too!
Angel Effects will be bringing their Batman, Iron Man and Avengers set pieces, and perhaps something a little different for fans of a certain spooky Netflix series… All to be revealed on the day!
Roger Hathaway Photography
Come along to the green screen booth at Coastal Comic Con to get shots of you and your family in a vast range of exciting environments! You’ll be able to take away a unique souvenir from the event to remember it by!
So, if you’re looking to get a great shot of your costume in an appropriate environment, face off against friends in a battle royale or just get a lovely portrait of the family, you’ll have the chance at CCC, thanks to Roger Hathaway Photography.
A separate charge is applicable. Please see details on the day.
Sons of Skaro
Formed in 2016, Sons of Skaro are a group of Dalek builders, owners and enthusiasts who put their Daleks together to form a Charity Fund Raising Group – and so was born Sons of Skaro.
Since 2016 they have attended close to 100 events raising money for charity and will be continuing to raise money for good causes at Coastal Comic Con.
Joker Squad Star Wars Costume Group
Founded in 2013, Joker Squad has grown to 90+ members who costume as characters from the universe of Star Wars. They’re serious about Fun, Charity and Star Wars!
With members located all across the UK, Joker Squad will be bringing a host of Star Wars characters to Coastal Comic Con.
Joker Squad will be proudly supporting the Alexander Devine Children’s Hospice Service in Maidenhead, Berkshire.
Locksmith FX is thrilled to be attending and supporting Coastal Comic Con.
Locksmith FX is the key to unlocking your imagination. Using a mix of FX and prosthetic makeup we can turn you into anything from the undead to a Supervillain.
Locksmith FX will be at the event zombifying attendees for free – (However, donations are encouraged to cover costs.) If you would like your makeup done please wear inexpensive clothing that you don’t mind getting stains on or non-porous cosplay that the latex will not adhere to.
Central Legion Costume Group
Central Legion costume as characters from all areas of film, sci-fi, comics, TV, gaming and pop culture and will be bringing an exciting roster of characters to Coastal Comic Con!
Since its formation in August 2017 Central Legion has attended over 90 events and raised over £4000 for registered charities. The group aims to make cosplaying accessible to those people who might consider it whoever they are regardless of gender, age, size or beliefs. This diverse, talented and well-natured group will be in attendance for photo opportunities with the whole family and to promote the community of cosplay!
The Outer Rim Junkyard
The Outer Rim Junkyard was founded by Simon Raggo in 2013 when he built his first full sized R2-D2.
Simon has been building props ever since then and will be bringing some fantastic pieces to Coastal Comic Con, including many familiar figures and faces from film and TV!
Look out for characters as diverse as K-9, Yoda, Sooty and Sweep, E.T., Gizmo, BB-8 and even Kermit the Frog!
Tolkien Cosplayers are a group boasting members from all over the world, who have one key thing in common – a love for all things Tolkien! Be it from Lord of the Rings, The Hobbit, or based from books such as The Silmarillion, Tolkien Cosplayers shares and supports all sorts of Tolkien-based cosplay, hosting meets to gather these like-minded people together for photoshoots and just general fun in costume.
Running now for almost five years, what began as a small UK-based collection of fans has now evolved into a worldwide group with almost 1.5k members – and still growing!
Hama Bead Crafting
You’ll have the opportunity to try your hand and creating a whole host of characters and trinkets with our Hama Bead crafting zone. We will have designs ready for you to use or you can create your own design from scratch! Once your design is complete, you can take your creation home to enjoy or give as a gift. No experience required! Suitable for ages 5 up.
We ask for a donation of £2 per creation to cover all the materials, which are provided.
Cosplay is always a huge part of every comic con and CCC is no exception!
With cosplay guests, groups and workshops, our Cosplay Zone is a great way to learn all about the work that work that goes into costuming, pick up tips and knowledge and, maybe, take part in the inaugural Coastal Comic Con Cosplay Masquerade!
CCC encourages anyone who wishes to come in costume to do so, whether you’re an anime fan, gamer, or comic fan!
The main thing is you enjoy yourself and embrace your inner geek and have a great time!
See further details here!