Guest Bio: We are pleased to be welcoming Nick Brokenshire to Capital Sci fi Con 2018.
Nick is a comic book artist from Aberdeen, Scotland who lives in the North of England. He was the artist for IDW’s all ages ‘Amelia Cole’ series and has just completed art duties on Dark Horse Comic’s ‘THE ONCE AND FUTURE QUEEN’ to be released in November. Nick has also worked for 2000AD and supplied covers for IDW’s Judge Dredd line. In his spare time Nick plays guitar and sings in the increasingly popular nerd-rock band BLUES HARVEST, who are famous for their movie and generally geek-centric party tunes.
So pop by and meet Nick over the course of the weekend
Guest Bio: We are very pleased to announce John Wagner will be attending Capital Sci fi Con on the 3-4 February 2018.
John is best known for his work for 2000AD, having co-created Judge Dredd, Strontium Dog, Robo-Hunter and many other memorable characters. His Paradox Press graphic novel 'A History of Violence' is now a major film, and another 2000AD story, 'Button Man', is currently under option to JJ Abrams and Warner Bros. His latest project, the six-issue series Rok of the Reds – the strange and wonderful tale of the world’s first alien footballer – will be on show at Capital Sci fi Con 2018.
Guest Bio: We are pleased to announce that Tanya Roberts will be joining us at Capital Sci fi Con on the 3-4 February 2018.
Tanya Roberts is an Edinburgh based comic book artist that has worked on franchised work such as Star Wars, How to train your Dragon and Toy Story. Currently she's working on independent comics with Scottish publisher BHP and with her own husband for a project due out early 2018 called Abeyance.
Guest Bio: We are pleased to announce Colin Maxwell who is a writer and artist at Maximized Comics will be attending Capital Sci fi Con 2018, best known for their comic books featuring historical Scottish characters. Their historical books include Guardians of Scotland (William Wallace), Escape from Loch Leven (Mary, Queen of Scots) and Tales of Bruce & Wallace. Their fiction titles include The Big Comic Con and an adaptation of Dagon by H.P. Lovecraft. Spurred on by their successf...ul sci-fi story which won an award in the 2016 Dundee Comics Prize, they are currently working on further science fiction stories, and hope to have a new book ready for the 2018 comic con season.
Guest Bio: We are pleased to announce that Gary Erskine will be attending Capital Sci fi Con on the 3-4 February 2018.
Gary Erskine is a veteran British comic book artist that started his career at Marvel UK illustrating Knights of Pendragon before moving over to 2000 AD to chronicle the adventures of Judge Dredd. He has worked for nearly every major comics publisher including... DC Comics, Dark Horse Comics and Marvel. Fans are most familiar with his work on WildStorm's THE AUTHORITY and Vertigo's WAR STORIES and THE FILTH written by Garth Ennis and Grant Morrison respectively.
Come, Meet and chat to Gary over the course of the weekend. You'll be able to look at Gary's artwork and purchase some of his work at his table.