Third Annual Aniventure Comic Con to Bring Together TV, Comics, Anime and Gaming Fans

September 9 (BTA) - Aniventure Comic Con, the biggest
Bulgarian festival for western cinema and television, gaming,
comics, cosplay, anime and manga, will be held for the third
consecutive year on September 14 and 15 at the Inter Expo Center
 in Sofia.

Special guests this year include actor Sam Jones (Flash Gordon
in the hit 80s TV show), Natalia Tena, known for her roles as
Nyphadora Tonks in Harry Potter and Osha the wildling in Game of
 Thrones, Devon Murray (Seamus Finnigan from Harry Potter) and
Jodi Lyn O'Keefe (Prison Break, Two and a Half Men), said the
organizers Comic Con Bulgaria. Actors from the popular Bulgarian
 TV series Pod Prikritie (Undercover), including Marian Valev
(Kukata), Mihail Bilalov (Dzaro) and Yana Marinova, will also
attend the event. Each of the guests will have a panel on the
main stage, as well as a separate Meet & Greet meeting area.

For the first time in Bulgaria, Aniventure Comic Con will
welcome prominent comic book artists, including Scott Hanna, who
 has been drawing comics for more than 30 years, working on
comics like Batman, Wonder Woman, Superman, Avengers,
Spider-Man, Iron Man, X-Men and Hulk. Other popular names
include Jim Calafiore (Exiles, Aquaman and Batman), Tom Raney
(Ultimate X-Men and Uncanny X-Men) and Willian Simpson, whose
sketches contribute to the creation of the world of Game of
Thrones, said the organizers. Popular Bulgarian comic book
artists Sten Damyanov (Just Spas), Anani Borisov and Martin
Petrov (Toni Pateto) and Neda Malcheva will also attend the
event. All of the artists will have panels, live drawing lessons
 and their own kiosks in the Comics Hall.

Cosplay fans will get a chance to see Enji Night from Hungary
and Gesha Petrovich Cosplay and the duo Narga and Aoki Cosplay
from Russia. The event will also feature a K-Pop scene, Cosplay
competitions, a street art competition, kiosks offering the work
 and crafts of many creators, popular Bulgarian vloggers and
actors and its Gaming Hall will host the finals of the latest
esport project A1 Gaming League.

The event will take place between 11 am and 7 pm on September 14
 and 15. The program and tickets (35 leva for the whole weekend)
 are available at The entrance for children under 7
 is free. DT//


Source: Sofia