5 things to look forward to at Asia Comic Con 2018

Put on your best costume and gear up for an amazing experience at Asia Comic Con 2018. Source: Shutterstock.

WATCH OUT, ASIA. A comic convention, otherwise more popularly known as a comic con, is headed your way.

For the first time ever, Malaysia will host Asia Comic Con (ACC).

Slated to be held at the Sunway Pyramid Convention Centre in Petaling Jaya, Selangor, ACC 2018 will feature six zones dedicated to comics, movies, series, manga, anime, toys, gaming, and of course, cosplay.

Fanboys and girls decked out in their best cosplay costumes can enjoy a vast selection of exhibits, collectibles, and interactive activities.

There’s no better time to visit Malaysia. Here’s what you can look forward to:

Moh Skor E-Sports Tournament

Featuring FIFA Online 3 and FIFA 18 for football enthusiasts, step into the world of professional football and create a personalized team of your dreams consisting of some of the world’s most iconic players such as Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo and many more.

Alternatively, you could try Mobile Legends, a multiplayer online battle arena game filled with the best fantasy action.

Rare collectibles from XM Studios

If you’re a collector, then you’re in luck.

You’ll definitely appreciate the intricately detailed figures from blockbuster Marvel movie franchises such as Avengers, X-Men, and Antman; the Star Wars trilogies; DC Comic’s Batman and more.

Fun photo opportunities

As they always say, “Pics or it didn’t happen.”

So be sure to whip out your camera for photo opportunities with life-sized props from The Dark Knight movies such as the Tumbler and the Batpod. You’ll also be able to see models of the Predator, Batman Ninja, and the iconic Magneto from X-Men in the flesh.

Exclusive Dragon Quest dioramas

After more than 30 years, this role-playing game is still a fan favorite, with an 11th sequel being released this year.

Enjoy the detailed mini landscapes with epic battles, iconic characters, and dramatic sets captured in perfect scale and detail.

Special scheduled appearances


No comic con will be complete without special appearances.

Hence, ACC 2018 will bring you superstar ani-song legendary artists Nobuo Yamada aka NoB (of Super Sentai and Saint Seya fame) and Chie Nakamura aka mao (of Doraemon fame).

And of course, dozens more exhibitors and interactive activities await at the Asian comic con of the year.

So put on your best costume and gear up for an amazing experience with your favorite movie and comic icons at ACC 2018 from July 13 to July 15, 2018.

From now until July 3, 2018, early bird three-day tickets are priced at only RM39. Get yours here.