Topatoco at TCAF

Not only are they an internet powerhouse, Topatoco is also one of TCAF’s longest and largest supporters, and this year they’re returning to Toronto with their biggest set-up yet!

First up, Topatoco is hosting their first-ever Welcome to TCAF party! This is a perfect chance to meet up and chill out with many of your favourite webcartoonists! The fun starts at 7 pm at The Pilot, 22 Cumberland Ave. (At 10pm, stick around, as the Welcome to TCAF party morphs into the TCAF Kick-Off After Party. It will be a party.)

And just who are these fabulous cartoonists you might ask? Joining Topatoco’s already dynamite list of is new exhibitor Ryan Pequin, who will be debuting the first collection of his incisive webcomic Three Word Phrase. We’re very happy to welcome Pequin to TCAF, along with all of Topatoco’s other fantastic cartoonists. The full list of Topatoco guests includes:

  • Kate Beaton (Hark! A Vagrant)*
  • Wes Citti & Tony Wilson (AmazingSuperPowers)
  • Anthony Clark (Nedroid)
  • Aaron Diaz (Dresden Codak)
  • Frank Gibson & Becky Dreistadt (Tiny Kitten Teeth)
  • Meredith Gran (Octopus Pie)
  • Chris Hastings (The Adventures of Dr. McNinja)
  • Emily Horne & Joey Comeau (a softer world)
  • Andrew Hussie (Homestuck)*
  • Jeph Jacques (Questionable Content)
  • Sam Logan (Sam & Fuzzy)
  • David Malki (Wondermark)
  • Ryan North (Dinosaur Comics)
  • Yuko Ota & Ananth Panagariya (Johnny Wander)
  • Ryan Pequin (Three Word Phrase)
  • Jon Rosenberg (Scenes from a Multiverse, Goats)
  • Jeffery Rowland (Overcompensating)

Most of these guests will be signing in the Topatoco area on the second floor. Exhibitors marked with an asterisk will be signing in The Beguiling signing tables located in area B1. All signing times will be announced closer to the festival date.

And there’s still more! Along with Ryan Pequin’s Three Word Phrase collection, Topatoco are debuting four more new books! Get ready for a softer world Volume 3: Everybody Gets Got, Three Panel Soul: Book One, Homestuck Volume 2, and Dinosaur Comics Volume 3: Feelings Are Boring, Kissing Is Awesome. Don’t hurt your arms carrying all these great comics home!