Media Release — FACTS is very proud to announce zombie-artist extra-ordinair Charlie Adlard (The Walking Dead, Rock Bottom) as the first guest to the best Belgium venue there is!
Charlie Adlard is well-known for his contribution to the hit comic book series “The Walking Dead” but he has also done many 2000 AD stories. In the USA he is best known for The X-Files, Astronauts in Trouble and Rock Bottom.
“I am a huge fan of The Walking Dead (TV show) and organizing the FACTS-venue makes it possible for me to try and invite ZOMBIES!!!”, said Emmanuel van Melkebeke, F.A.C.T.S. Convention Director. “or at least actors and artists!! I am looking forward to seeing the enthusiastic response the fans from France, Germany, Belgium and the Netherlands will be sure to show!”
Many more guests, including artists and actors, are still to be announced.
The current list of artists also tied to the convention consists off Game Over’s ADAM, YTACQ’s Adrien FLoch and regular guest cartoonist Lectrr.
F.A.C.T.S Comicon is the signature pop culture event of the Benelux, presenting guests and programming to cater for the top segments of the comics, anime, sci-fi, film, TV, and gaming industries.
Entering its 22th edition, F.A.C.T.S. is expected to draw over 17,000+ attendees to its October 21-22, 2012 convention held at the Gent Flanders Expo Convention Center located in Gent, Belgium.
The show will sport 3,000 extra meters compared to the last edition and will now have 20,000 square meters. FACTS will host over a mile of dealers of toys, comics, movie merchandise, fantasy merchandise, manga and will see 400+ cosplayers and a cos’play competition, life size props, Star Wars diorama, model kit exhibitions, an entire fan-village, huge game zone with dozens of consoles, as well as loads of surprises, to brighten up the already amazing venue!
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