Tripwire Launches Show Poster To Kick Off 30th Anniversary Year

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Celebrating A Milestone With Award-winning Artist Sean Phillips

Tripwire has kicked off its landmark 30th anniversary year with a brand new poster commissioned from award-winning artist Sean Phillips (Criminal, Reckless) for the Tripwire Presents Bristol Comic Con happening this Sept.

The poster, a pastiche of Sergio Leone’s classic Once Upon A Time  In The West poster, features Batman, Harley Quinn, Hellboy and Moon Knight and also includes features from the city of Bristol including the coloured houses in Redcliffe, a short walk from the hotel which is hosting the convention. 

“We are very proud that we could get such an acclaimed artist to create our first show poster,” Tripwire editor-in-chief Joel Meadows said.

A2 and A3 limited edition copies of the poster will only be available through Kickstarter from February.

Tickets for Tripwire Presents Bristol Comic Con can be purchased from Event Brite including Early Bird tickets until 3 March, which includes a limited edition Martin (Department of Truth) Simmonds print.

New guests will be announced in the next two weeks

HOWARD CHAYKIN (American Flagg!, The Shadow) • BRIAN STELFREEZE (Black Panther, John Wick) • ELENA CASAGRANDE (Black Widow, Blade Runner) • SEAN PHILLIPS (Reckless, Criminal) • JOCK (Batman: One Dark Knight, Losers) • JORGE FORNES (Rorschach, Batman)  • MARTIN SIMMONDS (Department Of Truth) •ROB WILLIAMS (Judge Dredd, Hellboy)• LAURENCE CAMPBELL (Hellboy) • CAVAN SCOTT (Star Wars) •LYSA HAWKINS (Valiant Comics) and more to be announced

About Tripwire Presents Bristol Comic Con

Tripwire Presents Bristol Comic Con is a new comic convention taking place at the Doubletree at Hilton in Redcliffe in Bristol. It will be a show that will feature top UK, US and European guests. It will also include workshops with the best in international talent over the weekend. 2022 is Tripwire’s 30th anniversary and we shall be launching our special Tripwire book at the show plus we shall be including exhibitions of Tripwire editor-in-chief Joel Meadows’ comics and genre portrait photos and select artwork from many of the guests attending the show.