Highlights will include celebrity guests from film and television; Paul Blake who played Greedo, the Rhodian who shot Han Solo in Star Wars A New Hope, Mike Quinn who played the pilot Nien Nunb as well as being a master puppeteer on shows such as The Muppets and Fraggle Rock, and Clem So who has had roles in box office hits such as Guardians Of The Galaxy, Doctor Strange and James Bond Skyfall. All guests will be available to chat with as well as to obtain signed memorabilia on the day.
There will also be comic book and animation artists and authors as well as more than 80 vendor tables of comic books, Funko Pops, toys, collectibles, original art and much, much more!
You can also grab a photo with Baby Kong…the cutest overgrown monkey ever! The iconic blue Police Box aka TARDIS will be there along with Transformers Bumblebee, Ghostbusters, Star Wars characters and dinosaurs!
You can go along to the event dressed as your favourite pop culture character…lots of people do so don’t be surprised to if you see Batman or a Stormtrooper wandering around Hull University! There is also a costume masquerade there will be some fantastic prizes to be won!
Hosting the event will be Lindsey Jordan of Unleashed Events “This will be my first time hosting an event in Hull and I can’t wait! I am a big Star Wars fan so I am super excited about chatting with the guests on stage and finding out some Star Wars gems. I am also looking forward to hosting the cosplay masquerade as I have heard that previous years attendees were phenomenal! You will find Unleashed Events to be a great all-inclusive place for families, friends, stormtroopers, princesses and furries to meet up and enjoy their fandom as this event offers a huge variety of everything geeky. There is simply something for everyone so come along and see what it’s all about!”
General Entry 11am-5pm
Advance entry 10am with an advance ticket.
Advance tickets are £10 per adult, £5 for Under 16’s.