For fans of pop culture, ranging from classic and contemporary comic book heroes, scifi,fantasy, film, anime, manga and so much more, Comic Con is a chance to get up close and personal with some of the biggest stars of the screen and page, meet fellow fans and get incredible inside scoops on your favourites. Taking place in the heart of London in Earl’s Court 2, this summer’s Comic Con boasts an incredible line up of stars and celebrities, which no self-respected fan will want to miss! To get the best out of this unmissable event, make sure you’re close by and avoid having to travel to get to Comic Con – and a room at The Amsterdam Hotel is the best place to be.
The best of Pop Culture – in the heart of Earls Court
With Comic Con taking place in its traditional venues, Earls Court 2, returning visitors can expect the same great layout, enormous spaces to explore and fantastic stands full of things to discover and enjoy. First timers will greatly appreciate the fact that Comic Con is so easy to get to. Situated in the centre of London – yet well connected by public transport, the journey to Comic Con is short and sweet. Just a short distance from the Amsterdam Hotel, Earls Court 2 is accessible via West Brompton Tube Station – and from there on, you will see the venue signposted up ahead. And if you’re still lost on where to go – just follow the legions of fans who will be heading the same way! With hundreds of cosplaying fans attending – you won’t be able to miss the show.
Celebrate classics – and discover new favourites in London Comic Con
This year’s London Comic Con has a truly unmissable roster of guests, from the world of graphic novels, books, films, TV and more. Fans of the hit book and TV series Game of Thrones can enjoy the incredible opportunity to meet stars from the show, including Jason Momoa, Peter Dinklage and the beautiful Lena Headley. With Doctor Who’s 50th anniversary soon approaching, Comic Con has gone all out – with companions, villains, monsters and Doctors from shows past all gathered to share their own stories and answer your questions. Find out what it’s like to direct an episode of Doctor Who, or how it feels to don a monster suit. Or head over to the Anime Zone for a bonanza of cosplay, manga artistry, workshops, games and more.
That’s just a taster of what’s in store at Comic Con of course – taking place across the entire weekend, we recommend getting there early to make the most out of the show. With the Amsterdam Hotel a convenient distance away, you don’t need to worry about having to travel far to get to Comic Con, or having a place to crash at the end of a long and exciting day. Photo shoots, autographs and the chance to talk to your favourite characters are all in store at Comic Con – it truly is an event not to miss.