Octocon is utterly delighted to announce that as part of our 30th birthday celebrations, we will be welcoming our very first chairs as Fan Guests of Honour:
Helen and Philippa Ryder
Read more about them in their own words:
Octocon’s 2020 Guest of Honour, Michael Carroll, is one of this year’s big winners at the Irish Comic News Awards!
BEST IRISH WRITER (MAJOR PUBLISHER):
Michael Carroll (2000AD)
BEST IRISH WRITER (NON-FICTION):
Michael Carroll (Rusty Staples)
Congratulations to Mike and to all the other winners and nominees – it’s wonderful to see such talent and creativity across the Irish comics scene.
Octo is a BIG fan of 2000AD, particularly Judge Dredd: Every Empire Falls written by our Guest of Honour, Michael Carroll.