In Review: Dee-Con and Dundee Comics Expo 2015

The free anime/manga/cosplayer convention now known as Dee-Con has been running in one form or another at the University of Dundee’s DUSA Student’s Union on a Saturday around Eastertime since 2009. Originally named D-Con (as a contraction of Dundee Convention) it was run in DUSA by a group of university students from 2009 to 2011Continue reading In Review: Dee-Con and Dundee Comics Expo 2015

Anthology Five to be launched at Dee-Con

Anthology Five, the fifth collection of work from Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design (DJCAD) and the University of Dundee comics masters students, is set to be launched at Dee-Con, Scotland’s highest attended free anime and comics convention. The event will be held at the University of Dundee’s Student Union on Saturday 4th ofContinue reading Anthology Five to be launched at Dee-Con

Dee-Con in Dundee: Four weeks to go

There are only four weeks to go until this year’s Dee-Con event at the Dundee University Student’s Association (DUSA). It is being held on Saturday 4 April and doors open at Noon for the all ages daytime programme of sales tables, gaming competitions and cosplay, while in the evening it will move into party mode,Continue reading Dee-Con in Dundee: Four weeks to go

Photo Report: Dundee Comics Expo 2014

Since 2007 the University of Dundee has run various annual events that are now tagged as the Dundee Comics Day which consist of talks and workshops by comics creators plus a handful of sales tables. In Easter 2013 they added the Dundee Comics Expo to their calendar which was more like a small convention withContinue reading Photo Report: Dundee Comics Expo 2014

Saltire

Meet Saltire, Scotland’s Newest Superhero

Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design and Diamondsteel Comics have announced the launch of Scotland’s first traditional comic book superhero. The #1 issue of the brand new title, Saltire – Invasion, is set for release at the 2013 Dundee Comics Expo on the 26th – 27th October, but the official launch is today,Continue reading Meet Saltire, Scotland’s Newest Superhero