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Lisa Wood Steps Down As Thought Bubble Director, Nabil Homsi Steps Up
From that seed Thought Bubble has grown into an incredible festival that celebrates and cherishes comics. It now feels like Thought Bubble has finally found its home at Harrogate Convention Centre We've always struggled with venue space in the past and we've had to be very creative with the spaces we had to enable more artists[...]
Every Booth At Thought Bubble Harrogate 2021 In Photos
I may have gone a bit mad here but here is (almost) every booth and table at Thought Bubble in Harrogate, the Redshirt Room, ComiXology Originals Hall, and Bubbleboy Hall, minus a couple of asked not to be included But over four hundred did! From the most famous comic book professionals, to the smallest of[...]
When DC Vertigo Turned Down Something Is Killing The Children
Something Is Killing The Children time! At Thought Bubble Comic Con in Harrogate today, James Tynion IV attended a Thought Bubble panel with Becky Cloonan and Michael Conrad dubbed Calling All Creeps – A Horror Masterclass, talking about the art of telling horror stories in comic books, sharing their motivations, their work processes and their own tastes[...]
Thought Bubble Cosplay
And at Thought Bubble in Harrogate today that was very much on display at the Cosplay Parade held halfway through the day Here's a look at the competitors as their exhibited their talents in front of some glittery gold foil, and an appreciative crowd who hadn't had this opportunity for a couple of years now. #gallery-1[...]
The Friday Night Before Thought Bubble In Harrogate
Filmed a few seconds after the doors had opened, here is From One Side Of The Show To The Other, the Harrogate Thought Bubble 2021 edition A whizz around the three halls of Thought Bubble, from Red Shirts to ComiXology Originals to the Bubbleboy Hall, as the first lines began to form for Red 71,[...]
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You may have noticed that I'm at Thought Bubble Comic Con in Harrogate this weekend, and am already finding stories amongst the lines of tables, vendors, and creators, including Paul Goodenough, founder of Rewriting Extinction who has put together The Most Important Comic Book On Earth: Stories To Save The World But how can it[...]
The Friday Night Before Thought Bubble In Harrogate
Thought Bubble, the Yorkshire Comic Con now in Harrogate opened about an hour ago But it really began last night, as comic book creators set up their tables and then hit the town And Bleeding Cool hit the streets to capture what we could, as the drizzle stopped drizzling and local taverns were filled with[...]
Pottering Around Harrogate In The Drizzle Before Thought Bubble
It's a grey drizzly day in Harrogate as I have arrived for the Thought Bubble Convention tomorrow With a few hours to spare before the show kicks off, I pottered around the place to check  out the local bars, restaurants and people, as well as see the convention centre as it is being set up[...]
Frank Miller Comes To Harrogate For Thought Bubble In November
We knew that Scott Snyder and James Tynion IV were lining up to come to Thought Bubble in Harrogate this November Now we get the confirmation that they will be joined by Frank Miller and many more Quite a Bat-heavy show it seems… Photo by Daniel Benavides CC:2.0 The Thought Bubble Festival will take place in and[...]
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Thought Bubble, the UK's largest comic art festival, has announced that this years festival and convention in Harrogate planned for November 2020 have been postponed to 13th-14th November 2021 and that a digital comic con will take place this November on the 14th and 15th in its stead.  All exhibitors and ticket holders have been[...]
Destination Venus, Harrogate's Only Comic Shop, is Inside the Cinema
Coming home from Thought Bubble at Harrogate, I happened to pop by the town's only comic shop – and it was a revelation Destination Venus as a comic store has been around for years, but in recent years was bought out by Regie Rigby, who uses to write the Fool Britannia column that ran alongside[...]