Adventures in Comics returns this year, as part of Marine Studios’ 10th anniversary celebrations. We are inviting submissions from comic creators worldwide, for the theme ‘The Two Halves’.

Great news!

We have extended the submission date to Monday 30th September! Giving you two more weeks to put the finishing touches on your comics.

We’ll be showcasing all the submissions in an exhibition here in Margate, launching on 1 November at our 10th birthday party. An expert judging panel will choose a selection of entries for publication.


The Rules:

The comic must be an original story based on the title ‘The Two Halves’

The comic must fit onto two pages of A4 paper – landscape or portrait.

The comic must be submitted in PDF format to by Monday 30 September 2019.


Entry is free to all!





Marine Studios is the home and organiser of Adventures in Comics. Also home to award-winning museum design agency HKD, Marine Studios aims to be a hub for ideas and creativity, community and participation.


We host monthly events at our ’First Fridays’, involving exhibitions, talks and workshops.


Adventures in Comics was the first event of 2013 and launched on 1 February 2013. There are some amazing ideas currently being explored through the medium of graphic novels and we want to bring some of this excitement to Margate. We showcased work from a number of artists working within comics, graphic novels and sequential art, both local and international, the experienced professionals as well as emerging new talent.


Visit MARINE STUDIOS for more details.