Dutch Comic Con offers a lot of entertainment during the show! Do you want to take a break from all the shopping in the Dealer Hal? Definitely sit down in the DCC College, where we offer many interesting workshops and lectures about all things geek related. Travel to the Cozy Corner, where you can listen to a conversation between several authors of fantasy novels on the perks of worldbuilding or comic illustrators revealing to you what it takes to break through in the comic industry. Very insightful!
Have you always dreamt about taking the Batmobile for a spin? Why not check out our props that are located around the event floor?
In the Cozy Corner we create an intimate room where you, as audience, can participate in a conversation about a wide range of topics, led by people from the industry. Very insightful and perhaps it reveals to you that one secret that allows you to break through in the industry!
Workshops & Lectures!
At the DCC College we cover several workshops and lectures. Learn about the sword techniques of the Jedi, try out facepaint for your next LARP character or delve into Middle-Earth and Tolkien with a leading expert. Get schooled in the College with an interesting look into your fandom!
IDRA - Drone Racing Series
The International Drone Racing Association (IDRA) visit our show with their 2018 Drone Racing Series. UAS/Drone racing is a worldwide sport that utilizes Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) and Virtual Reality (VR) technology to allow a new breed of innovators to compete on the international stage. There are roughly 100 drone competitions in the U.S. annually and 200 worldwide competitions, highlighted by races like IDRA’s 2016 World Drone Prix in Dubai and 2017 Dover Internationals at the Dover International Speedway with NASCAR.
The 2018 Drone Racing Series is a professional series of three international races, formatted on team racing. The series begins in Utrecht, Netherlands and will conclude with the IDRA Finals in Dover, Delaware, United States at the Dover International Speedway, in conjunction with the NASCAR tripleheader. The race will feature several of the top teams in the world as they race head-to-head to earn valuable points toward the 2018 Drone Racing Series rankings. At the conclusion of the series, the team with the most series points will win the world championship
ABC - 'Royal' Story Competition
ABC organizes the Story Competition every year. This year the theme is 'Royal'. Are you the new Stephen King, George R.R. Martin or James S.A. Corey? Consider your story, pick up a pen and write a story that blows us away from the chair. The winners will be on stage at Dutch Comic Con 2018 and will receive 5 copies of the short storybook containing the stories of the 10 winners. If you want to know more about the prizes and this competition, click here.
Meet someone to watch films, game of just chat with!
On Dutch Comic Con 2018 you have the chance to speeddate. Dr. Love takes care of these sessions. In addition to the speeddating he could also give you love advice. Join our sessions and maybe you even find someone to love!