Press Release

May 2019 

ComicEx – entertainment sensation that’s out of this world! 

Jozi’s South’s favourite entertainment destination, Gold Reef City ( is exploding with excitement ahead of the first ComicEx SA taking place on Saturday, 8 and Sunday, 9 June. This ground-breaking entertainment explosion has something for the entire family from retro, arcade games, tournaments, cosplay, ComicEx Idols, comic book and merchandise stalls, Nerf Battle, tech, music, Fortnite dance zone, to VR simulators, educational robots, giveaways and so much more. Plus, ALL ComicEx-sponsored activities are FREE once you are inside the arena!

Apart from all the interactive entertainment and adventure experiences, you can visit the artists’ alley, meet the artists and watch them at work. Sit back and enjoy the live entertainment, snap up a free photograph with one of the backdrops or cosplay characters in the DionWired Canon photo booth and be one of the first to see the latest, most cutting-edge products from the specialised exhibitors.

Gold Reef City, in partnership with ComicEx(, is also proud to support CANSA East Rand and SPCA Johannesburg. Participate in the Shavathon at the ComicEx and support cancer research.

The future of fun is here – don’t miss out on the greatest event of the year! You will find all the action at Gold Reef City Casino on Parking Levels 4 and 5 from 09h30 to 18h00. Tickets are R100 per person for a one-day pass and R150 for a two-day pass. Kids under 4 years are free. Tickets are available from Computicket and at the door.