Something Bloody Awesome - Comics And SciFi Come To Edinburgh
Hero Conventions?*has an event they are calling?*Something Bloody Awesome taking place April 12th and 13th in Potterrow, Edinburgh. This is the first full-sized weekend Comic and Science Fiction convention in the area.
Confirmed guests so far:
From Comics - Leonardo Manco, Norm Breyfogle, Alan Grant, Yishan Li, Jennie Gyllblad, Gary Erskine, Gordon Rennie, Emma Beeby, Ian Churchill, Tanya Roberts and Jim Alexander.
From Film & TV - ?*Simon Fisher-Becker, Colin Noble, Trevor Butterfield, Nick Joseph, Nathalie Cox, and guest from Metal Hurlant Chronicles to be confirmed.
The weekend will be made up of the usual convention fun: Panels, Sketches, Signatures, Prop Displays, Dealer Stalls, Indie Publishers/Small Press plus a costume competition and costuming groups: Rebel Legion and United Kingdom Colonial Marines.
And the Something Bloody Aweful Award Ceremony - a light hearted twist on award shows.
The Edinburgh Science Fiction Fellowship will also be present, helping raise?*funds for Make A Wish UK.