Oz Comic-Con Melbourne 2022 Guest Announcement

Australia's ultimate pop culture convention returns to Melbourne with an impressive list of guests.

Oz Comic-Con is returning to Melbourne on June 11th and 12th, showcasing the latest and greatest that pop culture has to offer, signalling the return of international guests at the first full-scale Oz Comic-Con event in over two years.


Boasting a stellar lineup, the event will feature a range of celebrities from film and television, authors, illustrators, cosplayers, content creators and immersive activations from film studios and partners. With something for every pop culture fan, Oz Comic-Con is the perfect opportunity for fandoms to reunite and revel in a weekend jam packed with entertainment.

Do you hear what I'm Saiyan? Goku is a regular at Oz Comic-Con.

Film & Television Guests

* Guests will be engaging in a range of autograph and photograph sessions throughout the weekend.

My personal favourite member of the guest list! Who wouldn't want to meet Master Roshi for real?

Comic & Author Guests

  • Astrid Scholte

  • C.S. Pacat

  • Jay Kristoff

  • Andrew Constant

  • Camillo Di Pietrantonio

  • Christian Roux

  • Dean Rankine

  • Jamie Johnson

  • Matt Kyme

  • Nicola Scott

  • Queenie Chan

  • Stewart McKenny

Cosplay & Content Creators

  • JusZ Cosplay

  • TJ Cosplay

Guest Q&A opportunities and panels are always the highlight of any Oz Comic-Con.

Oz Comic-Con Event Features:

As you weave your way through the showfloor of Oz Comic-Con, keep your eyes peeled for activations from film and television, exclusive merchandise, and interactive opportunities that are only possible in a convention setting.

In addition to a wide variety of guests and talented authors, the event also features he Oz Comic-Con Australian Championships of Cosplay is the largest and most prestigious costume contest in Australia! The Oz Comic-Con Australian Championships of Cosplay will feature qualifying winners from across Australia battling it out in the final round at Oz Comic-Con Sydney, for the chance to be crowned the Australian Champion of Cosplay!

  • Gaming Zone and Esports Tournaments

Australian Esports League (AEL) joins forces with Oz Comic-Con bringing their free play gaming zone and esports tournaments to each show. AEL recognises the importance of building ‘grassroots’ esports, delivering a gaming experience like no other to the broader gaming community. The gaming zone will showcase the latest games and products, with an opportunity for attendees to battle it out against their mates and other attendees.

Why stay home and play games when you can go to a convention and play games?
  • Tabletop Gaming Library

If tabletop gaming is more your speed...


Ticket to Ride, Pandemic, Catan. Heard of those? Maybe you like Zombie Dice, Small World or Red Dragon Inn? Well this year Oz Comic-Con is giving you access to all of these games, and more! We'll be using our tabletop resources to bring you a two-day gaming extravaganza. Get along to the gaming zone featuring a library of over 40 different games you can play.

...and much, much more to enjoy over the weekend!

Ticket details here: https://ozcomiccon.com/melbourne/ticket-details/ All imagery provided courtesy of Oz Comic-Con.

 

Written by

Ben 'Qualbert' Schuster

Ben is a game reviewer and collector with a passion for the Australian games industry. His favourite game is Ōkami and he spends most of his time playing JRPGs and indie games. You can read more of his reviews and retrospective articles at qualbert.com