One of the hottest geek conventions in the country is just around the corner! Are you ready for AsiaPOP Comicon Manila 2017? Read on to find out more about their latest announced guests and activities!
Happening this August 25 to 27, 2017 at the SMX Convention Center in Pasay City, APCC 2017 is bringing a bucketload of international guests and local talent together to make one heck of an event!
Incredibly popular artists Stanley Lau aka artgerm, Quiccs, Alan Quah, Simone Legno, and Jason Freeny are set to share their talents and insights to thousands of pop culture fans from all over the region! Now, who wouldn’t want to go??
If you’re a fan of cosplay and would love to see your costumed idols up close, APCC 2017 has just announced their judges for The CAGE or Cosplay Authority Global Challenge. Check out the image below to get an idea of who you can expect to see!
AND Marvel Comics is also coming back for another portfolio review. The legendary publisher and studio is looking for talented pencillers and cover artists this time around, to join a lineup that has included many of the comics world’s all-time greats.
Contributing to these exciting announcements are a mix of international and local exhibitors and sponsors including Filbar’s, Tokidoki, Hasbro, HOOQ TV, HP, TV5, Fully Booked, Mighty Jaxx, Acer, Comic Odyssey, and 3DSense Media School. among others, with more big names to come.
As previously revealed, Netflix, the world’s leading internet television network, has also partnered with APCC Manila 2017 as one of the main sponsors of the event, offering exciting experiences inspired by their wide array of original series and films.
APCC Manila 2017 tickets are now available via the SM Tickets website and at all SM Tickets outlets, with ticket prices PhP 600 (one-day pass), PhP 900 (two-day pass), and PhP 1,100 (three-day pass). All these will give the ticketholder access to stage activities, performances, and the main show floor. The event is free for children aged five years and below for all days, but a valid identification is required for verification purposes.