Posts Tagged ‘ottawa comic con’

Ottawa Comiccon: Fun and Entertainment for the Whole Family

by Jeff Fountainon February 19, 2016
Now entering their fifth year, Ottawa Comiccon has left its growing pains behind it and is now a premiere event on the Canadian convention circuit. Indeed, even in it’s very first year, amongst cries that is was going to fall flat on its face and fail, Ottawa brought in over twenty thousand people over two […]

Top 5 Canadian Comic Conventions

by EVAon March 26, 2015
The comic convention saw small, humble beginnings in the early 1970s when San Diego Comic Con first held their convention in a conference room in a hotel. Since then, comic cons have been popping up all over North America and spreading internationally as well, giving fans the opportunity to meet other fans, their favourite artists, […]

Hail to the King, Baby! Bruce Campbell Reigns Over Ottawa

by Steph Mernaghon May 14, 2014
On Saturday afternoon at Ottawa Comic Con, fans lined up for their chance to see Bruce Campbell during his panel. The actor, well-known in the horror world for his role as Ash in The Evil Dead, The Evil Dead 2 and Army of Darkness as well as Sam Axe in the television show Burn Notice, […]

Ottawa Comic Con 2014

by Steph Mernaghon May 14, 2014
Daleks, stormtroopers and Ash Williams, oh my!

Ottawa Welcomes Leonard Nimoy

by Steph Mernaghon May 13, 2014
A once in a lifetime event for many, I counted myself among the very lucky that were at Ottawa Comic Con to attend Leonard Nimoy’s Skype session late Saturday afternoon on May 10th. A relatively new idea to conventions but a great one nonetheless, attendees had the chance to Skype with the incredible Leonard Nimoy, […]

Judgement Time: Karl Urban Brings the Law to Ottawa

by Steph Mernaghon May 12, 2014
It was an early start to the day and for many people, the first panel on Sunday morning at Ottawa Comic Con was the very talented and engaging Karl Urban, known for his roles in Almost Human, Star Trek and of course, Dredd. With the turn out, it was obvious no one could fill a […]

Leonard Nimoy to Join Ottawa Comic Con via Skype

by Steph Mernaghon March 31, 2014
Ottawa Comic Con announces an opportunity for fans to participate in a Q&A with the legendary actor.