Comic Con Africa

A multi-genre entertainment, comic and fan convention

Reed Exhibitions Africa and ReedPOP, the world’s largest producer of pop culture events are the proud hosts of the annual Comic-Con Africa.

The 2018 event welcomed over 45 000 visitors, 212 exhibitors and almost 400 media. These numbers are unprecedented at an inaugural show.

Comic-Con Africa focuses on all elements of pop culture, including cosplay, comic books, anime, manga, other creatives, film & series, games (including video and esports) and books/authors. The festival also features a large range of pop culture and entertainment elements in animation, toys, gadgets, clothing, collectable card games, video games, webcomics, and fantasy novels and the ever-popular Artists’ Alley.

Superhero or sidekick – there are exciting activations to enjoy that include professional gaming tournaments, other gaming activations, Cosplay Competitions, and new Movie and Series promotions. Comic-Con Africa visitors can also enjoy cosplay competitions, celebrity panel discussions, seminars, workshops and autograph sessions.

Comic-Con Africa 2019 is the must-attend pop culture festival of the year.


Starts: 21 Sep 2019

Date: 21 - 24 Sep 2019

Location: Johannesburg