Frequently asked questions

Please email or contact us on social media if we have not answered your query 

Q. Help me, im confused about the tickets and which ones to buy ?

A. No problem..Here are a few scenarios to help you with your choice .

"I want to attend talks and keynotes about animation. "

Great!  If you like talks and key note presentations about animation then you need to buy a general access pass for Comic Con Thursday, 27 April  and Friday, 28 April.  This will get you into Comic Con where the CTIAF theatre is located and where we will host talks on Thurs and Fri. This will also give you access to our screenings.  Remember, first come, first served. 

" I bought a comic con weekend pass.  What does this give me?"

Congratulations!  This gives you access to the Comic Con for four days and allows you to enter the CTIAF theatre on Thursday, 27 April  and Friday, 28 April. This will also give you access to our screenings.   Remember, first come, first served. 

" I only like doing hands on workshops." 

Awesome!  You need to buy individual tickets to the workshops you want to participate in.  On those days you will also gain access to Comic Con.

" I want to do it all!  I like talks, screenings, workshops and comic Con- sign me up!"

Woohoo!  If you want to particpate every day then we suggest buying a Thurs and Friday general access ticket for Comic Con, this gives you access to our CTIAF theatre and screenings as well as comic con.  Then choose the workshops on the Saturday and Sunday that you want to attend - these tickets will also gain you entrance to Comic Con for the day of the chosen workshop.  Remember, first come, first serve


Q. Does Comic Con - General access tickets give you access to the CTIAF program ?                                                                                 

A.  Yes!  CTIAF theatre is located on the floor of Comic Con and you'll be able to access all talks on the main floor.                                                                                                                                                    

Q. Sheeesh.  Sounds noisy.                                                                                 
A. That's why we've partnered with silent disco to have headsets available for all talks                                                                                                                                                                  

Q. Do you have to pay for Screenings and films 
A. This also forms part of the general tickets   


Q. Who's coming this year?                                                                                
A.  Please check our website and social media.  As we confirm speakers we'll post them                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      

Q. Are the talks based on career and skill development (geared towards those already in industry) or will there be talks for animation newbies ?                     
A.  A mixed bag - we try to cater for everyone!     

Q. Any advice for those attending for the first time ?                                               
A. Plot your visit out carefully!  Attending every talk is exhausting.  Choose in advance which elements of the programme appeals to you the most.                                                                                                                                                              

Q. What are the show hours                                                                              
A. Thursday 09h00 – 18h00, Friday 09h00 – 18h00, Saturday 09h00 – 18h00, Sunday 09h00 – 18h00                                                                                                                                                       

Q. Can you buy tickets at the door ?                                                                          
A. We can’t guarantee tickets will be available at the door. so dont miss out, pre-purchase your tickets today!


Q. What is the Refund Policy                                                                              
A. Tickets to Comic Con Africa/Cape Town  are non-refundable     

Q. Can I change the day of my Ticket ?                                                                        
A.  The terms and conditions of your ticket include that it is non-transferable and thus you cannot change the day.