Meanwhile… Comic Con is proud to announce special guest John Higgins!

John Higgins career goes back over 40 years as a professional comic artist, he is probably best known for his colour work on Watchmen. He was also involved in Before Watchmen, co-writing and illustrating Curse of the Crimson Corsair in 2012.

John has worked as an artist, and sometimes writer, on such diverse characters as Judge Dredd, Batman, John Constantine and Jonah Hex. He has worked with DC comics for over 25 years, the latest project being in 2016 illustrating ‘Jacked’ written by Eric Kripke. In 2016 and he also found time to illustrate a special set of Royal Mail stamps ready for the 350th Anniversary of the Great fire of London.

John spent the rest of 2016 writing and designing an autobiographical art book ‘Beyond Watchmen & Judge Dredd, the art of John Higgins’ published by Liverpool University Press to coincide with a major retrospective exhibition of his work at the Victoria Gallery and Museum in Liverpool, opened in March 2017 running until October 2017.