Hero Conventions first weekend convention shapes up nicely

Something Awesome - Edinburgh 2014

Continuing from their already successful Toy & Comic Marts, Hero Conventions are returning to Edinburgh with their first weekend convention on 12th – 13th April.

Already-announced guests at Something Bloody Awesome include Alan Grant, Norm Breyfogle, Yishan Li, Gary Erskine, Ian Churchill, Emma Beeby, Gordon Rennie, Tanya Roberts, Jim Alexander and many more.

This time around, not only are the team bringing fans an extensive selection of talent and traders, but they also have numerous special guests (some yet to be announced), lots of events and a cosplay competition.

• To stay up to date with how things progress, simply visit http://www.heroconventions.com/ on a regular basis, or follow them on facebook and twitter.

The founder of downthetubes, John works as a comics editor, writer, as Creative Consultant on the Dan Dare audio adventures for B7 Media, and on promotional work for the Lakes International Comic Art Festival. Working in British comics publishing for over 30 years, his credits include editor of titles such as Doctor Who Magazine, Star Trek Magazine and Babylon 5 Magazine. He also edited the comics anthology STRIP Magazine and edited several audio comics for ROK Comics. He has also edited several comic collections, including volumes of “Charley’s War and “Dan Dare”. He’s the writer of “Crucible”, a creator-owned project with 2000AD artist Smuzz, published on Tapastic; and “Death Duty” and “Skow Dogs” with Dave Hailwood for digital comic 100% Biodegradable.

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