Wicked Comics are pleased to announce the launch of the Malta Comic Con 2019 tickets with the super discounted Sonic Saver Tickets. These can be bought from the Malta Comic Con website on sale for a limited time ONLY! –
The Sonic Saver Tickets will be available for the price of: 10 Euros for 1 Day and 14 Euros for 2 Day.
Also this year, there is an innovative offer for the Malta Comic Con hardcore fans – THE SUPER HERO PACK TICKET!
What will the Super Hero Pack of MCC 2019 include?
Admission for 2 days
A copy of ‘Wicked Ghosts Stories’
A Malta Comic Con official T-Shirt (the Venom Edition)
A Malta Comic Con Keychain
On top of all those goodies you get to skip the queue at the door!
All this for a measly €40!
Don’t forget, the 11th edition of the Malta Comic Con 2019 between Saturday 2nd (10am-6pm) and Sunday 3rd (11am-7pm) November at the Malta Fairs and Conventions Centre Ta’ Qali.
More guests are also coming to our shores including Nigel Parkinson (UK), Ferran Rodriguez Sanchez (Spain), Mark Stafford (UK), Ian Richardson (UK), Nigel Twumasi (UK) and Nikos Koutsis (Greece).
Nigel Parkinson is the official cartoonist of The Beano’s Dennis the Menace, Bash Street Kids, Bananaman, Roger the Dodger and writes and draws Minnie the Minx. He has drawn most other Beano and Dandy characters at some time or other.
Mark Stafford is a London-based cartoonist and illustrator, that after years of toiling in the small press salt mines, he co-created the Dark Horse graphic novel Cherubs! With Bryan Talbot. Since then he has made beer labels, theater posters, graphics, record covers, and gallery show pieces, as well as a steady stream of self-penned strips for various anthologies. A project in collaboration with the British Council/Arts council Korea in Busan,has resulted in the short book Kangkangee Blues. His fruitful partnership with writer David Hine has so far produced a version of Lovecraft’s The Colour Out of Space (forThe Lovecraft Anthology Volume One), the BCA short-listed Victor Hugo adaptation The Man Who Laughs, and the folky ‘tale of rural unease’ Lip Hook, all for publisher Self Made Hero. Their creepy serial ‘The Bad Bad Place’ is about to be collected into a hardcover by Soaring Penguin.
Ian Richardson is a comic book penciller, inker and cover artist best known for his work across several publishers, working on titles from 2000AD, Image Comics, Marvel UK/Panini, Dark Horse Comics & Zenescope Entertainment amongst others. Particularly known for his work on Noble Causes, Sinister Dexter, Judge Dredd, Halo, Grimm Fairy Tales, Evil Heroes & The Black Sable. Ian is currently working for 2000AD on Judge Dredd and regular cover artist for Zenescope Entertainment across their Grimm Fairy Tales, Wonderland, Evil Heroes, Spirit Hunters, Black Sable, Peek-A-Boo, Crown of Kings titles and more!
Ferran Rodriguez Sanchez got his first non-wildlife job; designing and colouring for “Sonic the Hedgehog” magazine and around the same time he started inking Daniel Branca’s Donald Duck stories. Following this, Ferran started to ink and pencil on numerous projects for Disney and its various licensees across the world. Besides working on his own characters and projects Ferran’s career includes work for many popular licenses which include: Horseland (DIC), TMNT, Dora the explorer, Umi Zoomi Team, Bubble Guppies and Butterbean Café (Nickelodeon), Angry Birds 2D/3D (Rovio/Kaiken), LEGO and LEGO friends (LEGO), DC Superhero girls (DC/Warner Bros), Trolls (Dreamworks/Universal) amongst several others. In addition to this, he has just started working for Star Wars (Disney/Lucas Arts) licensees.
Nikos Koutsis has been the artist on ERRAND BOYS mini-series (IMAGE COMICS), MIGHTY MAN one-shot (IMAGE COMICS) and STRETCH ARMSTRONG mini-series (IDW) and the Colorist on books like Erik Larsen’s SAVAGE DRAGON, INVINCIBLE, IMAGE UNITED, 50 GIRLS 50, ANGRY BIRDS TRANSFORMERS and much more. In addition to this, he teaches at Vacalo Art & Design College a Comics Workshop and co-ordinates the AthensCon.
Nigel Twumasi is the co-founder of mayamada, a London based manga brand featured in NEO Magazine, Mashable, Bleeding Cool and the BBC among others. They have exhibited at comic conventions across the UK, Europe, and the United States. They will be bringing their brand new manga, Hot Lunch Vol.1, to Malta Comic Con for the first time after being successfully funded on Kickstarter!
Joining these foreign guests there are a number of local artists exhibiting: Naomi Montanro Delia an aspiring character concept artist; Martine Ciantar a freelance artist working on creating logos, character design, mascots and more. Matthew Theuma Fontebrera will also join the Malta Comic Con for the third year showcasing various works.