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SUPERMANILA Assembles Legendary Filipino Comicbook Artists This Weekend!
Posted by Raphael Leynes on October 18, 2019

Look! Up in the sky! It’s a bird! It’s a plane! No, it’s SUPERMANILA ! The newest art convention on the block unites all the legendary filipino comicbook creators under one roof! Meet and greet your favorite artists, Catch informative talks, and cop exclusive toys and merch when SUPERMANILA assembles at the Podium events hall, this weekend October 18-20!

SUPERMANILA will be the best opportunity to meet and talk to your favorite legendary pinoy artists such as Whilce Portacio, Leinil Yu, Gerry Alanguilan, Stephen Segovia, Harvey Tolibao, Miguel Mercado and many more! They’ll be taking custom art commissions and signing merch and covers the whole three days so make sure to drop by and say hi to your favorite artist on the show floor!

Also take note of the complete schedule of the artists below, so you know when you art idols will be around at the con!

Also make sure to catch the informative talks, workshops and panels that will be going at the main stage on Saturday and Sunday. We ourselves will be looking forward to the “Secret Cover Reveal” by Filbar’s and Comic Odyssey; Lego Ideas with Ivan Guerero; Behind The Scenes on the latest filipino animated movie “Hayop Ka” with the promising Rocketsheep Studios; and Rafael Kayanan’s deep dive into the intersect between Comics and Martial Arts.

Check out the full programming schedule below and plan out your days accordingly:

Filbar’s will also be having a massive Funko Pop Sale at SUPERMANILA with Buy 1 Take 1 deals on selected pops and up to 20% off on others! This might be your chance to grab your grails!


SUPERMANILA is also a good place to cop exclusive Toys and Merch! Starting with everyone’s favorite Funko Pop! Vinyl, you can get your hands on the Arkham Aslyum Purple Chrome Joker, the Glow-In-The-Dark Phoenix, Harley Quinn Robin and Corrupted Venom Pops at the big show!



The newly launched X-MEN #1 by  Jonathan Hickman and Leinil Yu has taken the world by storm! With the new book, ushering in a new era for the our beloved mutants, you can support the movement with these specially priced X-Men #1 comics, only available at SUPERMANILA !

Cop the X-MEN #1 Whilce Portacio variant, valued at 1200 PHP,  at the amazing low, low price of 799 PHP!

The  X-MEN #1 Premiere variant, valued at 3000 PHP will be available at SUPERMANILA at only 999 PHP!

That’s a really great value price for such game-changing issues so make sure you don’t miss it!

If you’re looking for cool comicbooks, awesome art and exclusive merch this weekend, look no further than SUPERMANILA, at the Podium Hall, Ortigas Center, Pasig City!

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