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29/09/2018 @ 10:00 - 30/09/2018 @ 18:00 UTC€10
Exemplar! Is coming to Sligo
This two day event is bringing a taste of film, anime, comic con and gaming events to the Sligo Southern Hotel (beside Sligo Train Station) on September 29th and 30th.
There will be a different theme on each day, but there will be exhibitors and trade stands all weekend; featuring artists, authors and the Guild of Nerds cosplay group.
Saturday 29th (10am-6pm) will focus on a younger audience with tabletop games suitable for beginners, YA authors, introductory talks on cosplay, film-making, writing, comics and a talk by guest of honour – film maker, author and former star of Dr. Who, Nabil Shaban – on his career to date.
There will also be a cosplay competition with a special under 12’s category, so break out those costumes!
On Sunday 30th (10am-6pm) we will switch focus to PC and video games, new media such as Youtubers and Twitch streamers.
The tabletop games will be aimed at a slightly more experienced players and include a small pre-release event for the next expansion of the Magic the Gathering card game.
There will also be making comics workshops.
This event has been created by the people behind the conventions listing site Cons.ie
Cons.ie serves to promote upcoming events and connect people within communities who share passions and pastimes
Tickets and more details can be found on https://cons.ie/exemplar/