Supanova Gold Coast has come around once again and despite the main pull of the event not starting until Saturday, many came out for the Friday preview night dressed in their best cosplay. Tomorrow the masses will be up early to get their tokens, get their merch and join in the festivities. The convention will continue until 6pm Sunday so grab your tickets while you can. Hush Hush Biz will keep you updated on the happenings this weekend. Watch this space. More to come.
On the first full day of Supanova patrons arrived bright and early to grab tokens, get photos and autographs as well as attend panels. Some people arrived as early as 7am so that when the 10am start time rolled around they’d be organised are ready to enjoy all that is set up. Popular panels of the day included the Matt Ryan (star of Constantine & Legends of Tomorrow) panel and the Tyler Posey panel that featured Supergirl star Tyler Hoechlin. Other guests included Ian Somerhalder from Vampire Diaries, Eliza Taylor from The 100 and Stefan Stefan Kapičić from Deadpool. The lineup also included comic book writers and artists like Tom Taylor, Nick Spencer and Dean Rankine as well as voice actors such as Troy Baker and Nolan North. The halls of the convention centre were filled with enthusiastic fans throughout the day many dressed in brilliant cosplay. Get your tickets now as the final day is set to be just as exciting and just as jam packed with all your favourite pop culture properties.
The final day was filled with things to do and see. A highlight of the weekend was the MCU panel featuring Jon Heder (star of Napoleon Dynamite) and Nick Spencer (Marvel writer). Another highlight of the day was the Ian Somerhalder panel that just like the MCU panel had a large number of attendees.
The main floor of the con wasn’t as busy as the day prior but this did allow patrons to get a better look at all that was around and they liked what they saw. As you walked the floor you could hear and incredible amount of cheering coming from the wrestling ring. All the events on the floor were at full capacity as well. Overall, a successful, busy and exciting weekend that left many satisfied. Hopefully you got to chance to check out all that this weekend had to offer because there was truly something for everyone to enjoy.