May 13 , 2021

Geeks Outpost

Comic Cons are BACK!

Comics, movies, TV, video games, books, podcasts — if it's geeky, there's a good chance it'll make an appearance at a Comic-Con. From San Diego Comic-Con International and New York Comic Con to DragonCon and Emerald City Con, these are among the most attended annual pop culture gatherings in the world, and with all the chatter and change brewing in fan communities lately, each event is bound to be all the more exciting. The Verge is on the ground to get you the hottest new trailers, biggest news, best cosplay, and most crucial overall takeaways from the most important cons every year.

Due to the pandemic, a number of major conventions have yet to announce dates for their next event, but we're keeping a watch out for news about Heroes Con, Comiket, Small Press Expo, Keystone Comic Con, and Motor City Comic Con.

Here is a list of the upcoming comic conventions across the globe:

Indonesia Comic Con

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May 2021

June 2021

Comic-Con International: San Diego

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July 2021

August 2021

Dragon Con

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September 2021

October 2021


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November 2021

December 2021


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January 2022

February 2022

Phoenix Fan Fusion

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March 2022

April 2022

May 2022

  • May 6 - 8: Wizard World. St. Louis (St. Louis, Missouri)

August 2022

September 2022

  • September 9 - 11: D23 Expo (Anaheim, California)