Local Guide

Bring your capes because it’s the New Mexico Comic Expo!

The New Mexico Comic Expo, which is the largest Comic Expo in the state, finally came to Albuquerque for their first year. Of course, our Local Guide, Sara Rose, was out there enjoying all of the art, comic books, and special media guests.

The three-day event took place at the Albuquerque Convention Center, where there were 12,000 people who attended. The expo brought top-tier creators from the comic book world along with A-list celebrities that have shaped what we all love and so much more.

Special guests included:

  • Jason Momoa – Aquaman, Game of Thrones
  • Elija Wood – Lord of the Rings, Wilfred
  • Jon Bernthal – The Punisher, The Walking Dead
  • Hayley Atwell – Agent Carter, Avengers: Endgame
  • Tom Felton – Harry Potter, Rise of the Planet of the Apes
  • Jason Isaacs – Harry Potter, Star Trek: Discovery
  • Felicia Day – Supernatural, The Guild, Dr. Horrible
  • Ross Marquand – The Walking Dead, Avengers: Infinity War, Avengers: Endgame
  • Cooper Andrews –The Walking Dead, Shazam
  • And so much more!

The event was run by Age of Comics owner, Matthew Trujillo.

Age of Comics is a family-owned business located in the Far North Area of Albuquerque, NM. Age of Comics is a book store that specializes in the comic book hobby. They carry a full product line of the established and growing publishers ranging from current comics to back issues and graphic novels, plus vintage and current toys, Funko Pops! and statues. They also carry a large selection of Golden and Silver Age graded books. Books you won’t see anywhere else!

Do you know comic books?

Categories: Local Guide

Tagged as: