Bolton’s Comic Con is back for a fifth consecutive year with sci-fi guests, comic book artists plus retro video game displays.

The event is taking place at the University of Bolton Stadium this Saturday, February 22, from 10am to 4pm.

A number of guests have been confirmed for the event, headlined by Richard Brake, who played the Night King character in Game of Thrones.

Other guests include Clive Mantle, also from Game of Thrones, Spencer Wilding, who played Darth Vader in Star Wars Rogue One, and Nikki Diamond who played Scorpio in the Nineties game show Gladiators.

Organiser Paul Prescott of NWCC Events said: “Despite it being quite large, this is a friendly local event for the people of Bolton, and I always ensure there’s a good mix of different things to see and do.”

Tickets start from £6 for under 15’s with family passes available. Tickets can be bought in advance from, or are available on the door from 11am.

For more information about the event visit the event page on Facebook.