SA Comic Con draws thou­sands

Weekend Post (South Africa) - - News -

Dressed as zom­bies, su­per­heroes, ogres and an­gels, thou­sands of fans flocked to Africa's first Comic Con on Fri­day for the start of the three-day event out­side Jo­han­nes­burg.

Tick­ets for the comic, an­i­ma­tion and gam­ing con­ven­tion were sold out be­fore the gates opened, with 18,000 people ex­pected each day.

“It is a hugely ex­cit­ing, event,” di­rec­tor Carol Weav­ing said.

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