Multi-award winning artist and writer, Jeff Lemire, is the first guest to be announced as officially confirmed for the Forest City Comicon featuring Project Play coming to the London Convention Centre on September 23, 2017. Lemire had originally been set to attend the 2016 edition of the popular London, Ontario event but was prevented from attending due to a schedule conflict.
Jeff Lemire is one of the most popular writers of mainstream comics with acclaimed runs on such titles as Extraordinary X-Men, Green Arrow, Animal Man and Hawkeye for Marvel and DC Comics. He has built a unique career as both the writer and artist of acclaimed literary graphic novels like Essex County, The Underwater Welder, Sweet Tooth, Trillium, and Roughneck.
Family Game Day is heading back to Centennial Hall and the Forest City Comicon featuring Project Play is excited to be part of it! Join us at a day gaming fun for the whole family! Tons of board games to learn and play – plus, some cool prizes.
February 20, 2017
Centennial Hall (London, Ontario, Canada)
Entry: $5/person or $10/family to stay and play from 10am to 4pm
Stay up to date on the latest Family Game Day news at the event’s Facebook Page.
Brought to you by L.A. Mood Comics & Games, Über Cool Stuff, and Forest City Comicon featuring Project Play (which returns to the London Convention Centre on September 23!)
In addition to panels & presentations featuring special guests and celebrities, a major part of the Forest City Comicon featuring Project Play are the panel & presentation slots opened up to the community!
If you have always thought you have what it takes to be a presenter at a Comicon now is your chance: apply today!
The Forest City Comicon is pleased to release its new website: enjoy!
The Forest City Comicon 2017 will be a FANTASTIC single-day event and floorspace at the revamped event is going to be the hottest ticket around! Exhibitors can learn more and apply online through our exhibitor page.
Mark your calendars: London Ontario’s celebration of nerd and geek culture like no other, The Forest City Comicon featuring Project Play, is set to return to the London Convention Centre in 2017. The fourth-annual event will run all day on Saturday, September 23. The exhibitor floor will be open from 9am-6pm with more programming and events running into the evening up until 11pm.
“Our goal is to put on a signature event for London and all of our changes this year are driven by fan and vendor feedback,” explained committee member John Houghton. “We had great feedback through our fan survey and also from word of mouth on the convention floor.”