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It's the International Comic Expo in Brighton next Saturday, 10th June, at the Hilton Metropole on the seafront. The focus is 100% on comics guests. A proper comics con. Guests include Pat Mills, Dave Gibbons, and many more. See you there?

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https://brightoncomicexpo.wordpress.com


04 Jun 2017, 14:40
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Yep! I've got my ticket and looking forward to meeting you for the first time Lew. Looks to be a packed show with interviews and many tables. Nice to see that the Cartoon Museum will be there too.


04 Jun 2017, 16:58
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Yep! I've got my ticket and looking forward to meeting you for the first time Lew. Looks to be a packed show with interviews and many tables. Nice to see that the Cartoon Museum will be there too.


Good stuff! See you there!

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05 Jun 2017, 01:14
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Whats the difference between a guest and a respected industry professional?

Do you get a bigger table?


05 Jun 2017, 15:39
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Whats the difference between a guest and a respected industry professional?

Do you get a bigger table?


I'm paying my own hotel expenses for the Brighton one so I'm not technically a "guest" but I'll still have a table and guest pass etc.

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06 Jun 2017, 17:49
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Ah okie, cheers.


07 Jun 2017, 15:32
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It was great to finally meet fellow forum member Shiner at the Brighton con! Thanks for buying the Brickman and Derek the Troll comics, Shiner! Hope you'll enjoy them!

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12 Jun 2017, 22:41
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Good meeting you too Lew. I was struck by how accessible and welcoming everyone was. This was a good day to meet comic heroes with queues for Pat Mills and Dave Gibbons only being three deep. The range of comics was diverse with a lot I didn't know and I've picked up about half a dozen different creators work to read. Oh and I must mention the energy of the Etherington brothers who were at full throttle at their table all day and drew the attention of a lot of the younger attendees.


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Shiner wrote:
Good meeting you too Lew. I was struck by how accessible and welcoming everyone was. This was a good day to meet comic heroes with queues for Pat Mills and Dave Gibbons only being three deep. The range of comics was diverse with a lot I didn't know and I've picked up about half a dozen different creators work to read. Oh and I must mention the energy of the Etherington brothers who were at full throttle at their table all day and drew the attention of a lot of the younger attendees.


It was a very good event indeed. Entirely comics-focused and a nice atmosphere. Shane Chebsey always puts on a good comics expo for fans and pros alike. A really good line up and a nice crowd.

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