Winnipeg Comiccon: A Pop Culture Celebration

Jason Rockman

Winnipeg Comiccon is a highly anticipated event that brings together fans of pop culture from all walks of life. Set to take place on October 27th, 28th, and 29th, this year’s edition promises to be bigger and better than ever. Jason Rockman, a representative from the event, recently spoke about its popularity and what attendees can expect.

One of the highlights of Winnipeg Comiccon is its impressive guest list. Fans will have the opportunity to meet and interact with stars from a variety of beloved movies and TV shows. Icons such as

Michael Rooker is best known for his role of Merle Dixon in the popular ABC series The Walking Dead. Rooker has thrilled fans for decades with complex portrayals of characters audiences can’t help but cheer on despite their dark personas. He made his film debut in 1986 playing the title role in Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer, a film based on the confessions of serial killer Henry Lee Lucas. He has since appeared in numerous films including Mississippi Burning (1988), Sea of Love (1989), Days of Thunder (1990), JFK (1991), Cliffhanger (1993), Mallrats (1995), Tombstone (1993), Rosewood (1997), The 6th Day (2000), Jumper (2008), and Bolden (2019).

Rooker also has a prolific relationship with writer/director James Gunn, appearing in the Gunn-helmed productions Slither (2006), Super (2008), Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy (2014), The Belko Experiment (2016), Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017) and The Suicide Squad (2021).

Attendees will also have the opportunity to meet some of their most beloved celebrities, such as SEAN ASTIN (The Lord of the Rings), PAUL SUN-HYUNG LEE (The Mandalorian, Kim’s Convenience, Avatar: The Last Airbender), and Guest of Honour GIANCARLO ESPOSITO (The Mandalorian, Breaking Bad).

These notable names are sure to delight fans and make for an unforgettable experience.

According to Rockman, Comiccon is more than just a gathering of fans; it is a celebration of pop culture in all its forms. The event offers something for everyone to explore and enjoy, with panels featuring the guests where attendees can ask questions and learn more about their favorite stars. In addition to the panels, there will be various programming included with the ticket price, ensuring that attendees have a packed schedule of activities to engage in throughout the weekend.

To make the most of the event, Rockman advises attendees to download the Winnipeg Comiccon app. This handy tool allows visitors to plan out their weekend and keep track of all the exciting activities happening at the convention. Having a plan can be beneficial, but Rockman also highlights the joy of wandering around and discovering new things without a set agenda. However, it is crucial to be aware of the schedule so that attendees don’t miss out on any panel discussions or surprise guest appearances that they might be interested in.

For those interested in attending Winnipeg Comiccon, Rockman encourages purchasing tickets in advance through the event’s official website. Buying tickets ahead of time not only ensures entry to the convention but also helps avoid long lines on the day of the event. With the anticipation building, Rockman expresses his excitement and assures listeners that the upcoming weekend will be an incredible and enjoyable experience for all.

Winnipeg Comiccon is a highly anticipated event that celebrates pop culture in all its glory. With a diverse guest list including renowned actors from popular movies and TV shows, attendees can expect a weekend filled with exciting panels, autograph sessions, and other programming designed to entertain and engage. Planning ahead by using the Winnipeg Comiccon app is recommended to make the most of all the festivities. Tickets can be purchased in advance on the official Winnipeg Comiccon website, ensuring a smooth and enjoyable experience for all fans of pop culture.