Those were our starguests, special events, lectures and workshops at MagicCon 2.

Starguests / Sponsored Guests

5. July 2023
MagicCon 6 | Gaststar | Graham McTavish

Graham McTavish

Exclusive guest at MagicCon 6 on Saturday, 30.09.2023 A Scot, a dwarf and a War Chieftain sums up only one man: Graham McTavish! The Glaswegian will […]
28. April 2023

Tom Ellis

It’s going to be devilish fun at MagicCon 6, as Tom Ellis – who plays the titular and beloved character of ‘Lucifer Morningstar’ in Netflix’s Lucifer […]
21. February 2023
MagicCon 6 | Mistress of Ceremonies | Lori Dungey

Lori Dungey

Our dear Lori Dungey belongs to the permanent circle of the big MagicCon family and also this year she will provide best entertainment on stage as […]
17. February 2023
MagicCon 6 | Gaststar | Craig Parker

Craig Parker

Our legendary star guest Craig Parker will be back at MagicCon 6, much to everyone’s delight! The stage presence of “Sexy Mark”, as he is well […]
15. February 2023
MagicCon 6 | Gaststar | Dean O'Gorman

Dean O’Gorman

Dean O’Gorman, best for his role as Fili in the blockbuster trilogy The Hobbit, is making his way to MagicCon in Bonn again, much to the […]
17. May 2022
MagicCon 5 | Stargast | Adam Brown

Adam Brown

Adam Brown, another good pal of the Lord of the Rings universe, is on his way to MagicCon. In 2013 Adam was on stage for the […]
25. April 2022

Jordan Patrick Smith

You can follow in the footsteps of the legendary Viking Ragnar Lodbrok at MagicCon 5, as we welcome Jordan Patrick Smith, an actor from the hit […]
25. January 2018
MagicCon 2 | Stargast | Shane Rangi

Shane Rangi

Shane Rangi is a true all-rounder in the film business. As an actor, stunt, creature and motion capture performer, the New Zealander has already been involved […]
24. January 2018
MagicCon 2 | Stargast | Martin Klebba

Martin Klebba

The pirate crew around Captain Jack Sparrow will get further reinforcement with Martin Klebba at MagicCon 2018, so that the “Black Pearl” will certainly soon be […]
19. January 2018
MagicCon 2 | Stargast | Kevin McNally

Kevin McNally

“Yo ho yo ho, a pirate’s life for me!”… the Pirates of the Caribbean now enter MagicCon 2018 with actor Kevin McNally. Kevin McNally (Joshamee Gibbs) […]
23. December 2017
MagicCon 2 | Stargast | Ian Somerhalder

Ian Somerhalder

Ian Somerhalder – the irresistible Damon Salvatore from Vampire Diaries returns to MagicCon in Bonn! Before Ian Somerhalder began his acting training in New York at […]
20. December 2017
MagicCon 2 | Stargast | James Cosmo

James Cosmo

With James Cosmo we welcome a representative from the successful series Game of Thrones at MagicCon. The British actor became known to the fantasy audience through […]
7. December 2017
MagicCon 2 | Stargast | Stephen Hunter

Stephen Hunter

With Stephen Hunter, the popular dwarfs from Peter Jackson’s Hobbit trilogy get a particularly “heavy” increase at MagicCon. In the role of Bombur, the New Zealand […]
30. November 2017
MagicCon 2 | Stargast | Anna Popplewell

Anna Popplewell

With Anna Popplewell we welcome one of the leading actresses from The Chronicles of Narnia at MagicCon. Born in London in 1988, the actress grew up […]
31. August 2017
MagicCon 2 | Stargast | Beverly Elliott

Beverley Elliott

Beverley Elliott best known for her recurring role as Granny in Once Upon A Time is coming to MagicCon 2 in Bonn. She played in 5 […]

Special Events

9. March 2018
MagicCon 2 | Events | The German Jack

The German Jack

The German Jack is mainly on tour as Captain Jack Sparrow from the Pirates of the Caribbean movies at events as a walking act, part of […]
20. February 2018
MagicCon 2 | Events | Manuel D'Andrea Live-Make-up-Show

Live Makeup Show

Manuel D’Andrea’s Live Makeup Show with sweepstake action! Covering eyebrows is an important technique that is at the base of stage Makeup, screen Makeup, Cosplay Makeup […]
22. December 2017
MagicCon 2 | Events | Whisky Tasting

Whisky Tasting

Spirit of the Highlands, a small whisk(e)y specialist from Münster, offers the opportunity to take part in a Whisky Tasting at MagicCon. In addition, the fine […]
15. November 2017
MagicCon 2 | Events | Ye Banished Privateers

Ye Banished Privateers

Pirate sound live with the Ye Banished Privateers! The Swedish band takes you 300 years back in time for an imaginary journey through the harsh life […]


22. January 2018
MagicCon 2 | Vortrag | Elayne - Rabenkind

Elayne – Rabenkind

With her novel Elayne – Rabenkind (Elayne – Raven Child), Jessica Bernett sets off into early medieval Britain and on the tracks of King Arthur: A […]
15. January 2018
MagicCon 2 | Vortrag | Nerd-Quiz Fantasy-Edition

Nerd-Quiz Fantasy-Edition

Nerdy questions and nerdy heads! Nerdizismus is back and playing its famous Nerd-Quiz. Stars and fans test their knowledge in 5 tricky rounds with questions, audio […]
15. January 2018
MagicCon 2 | Vortrag | Wer waren denn die Inklings?

Who were the Inklings?

Most of us here probably know J. R. R. Tolkien and The Lord of the Rings. Many also C. S. Lewis and at least The Chronicles […]
15. January 2018
MagicCon 2 | Vortrag | Alles Tolkien oder was?

All Tolkien or what?

Fantasy clichés coming from Tolkien – or not? Tolkien’s influence on fantasy is indisputable – down to the last detail. Much of what is considered a […]
15. January 2018
MagicCon 2 | Vortrag | Religionen in Mittelerde

Religions on Tolkien and GoT

Reading Tolkien’s The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings, one can get the impression that Middle-earth is a “religionless” world. Thus there are no temples, […]
15. January 2018
MagicCon 2 | Vortrag | Harry Potter Film-Fashion

Harry Potter Film Fashion

Why doesn’t Hermione Granger wear “Buffalo” shoes? The Hipsterfangirlfashion team will tell you more about the fashion from Harry Potter movies at MagicCon 2018 in the […]
15. January 2018
MagicCon 2 | Vortrag | Die Chroniken von Azuhr

Die Chroniken von Azuhr

The stars begin to disappear in the sky and an uncanny figure sneaks through the streets of Dahlia at night to kidnap children. The world of […]
15. January 2018
MagicCon 2 | Vortrag | Fantasy in Spiel und Roman

Fantasy in game and novel

As co-inventor of The Dark Eye, Werner Fuchs has shaped the most successful fantasy world in the German-speaking world. Countless fans clothed their characters in chain […]
15. January 2018
MagicCon 2 | Vortrag | Die Phileasson-Saga

Die Phileasson-Saga

The greatest explorer and the greatest plunderer of their time compete in an epic competition to find out once and for all who deserves Thorwal’s highest […]
19. December 2017
MagicCon 2 | Vortrag | Klingonen am Amazonas

Klingons on the Amazon

In the MagicCon lecture Klingons on the Amazon, Maria Zielenbach shows interesting language similarities between fiction and reality. So what do the Finns, for example, have […]
15. December 2017
MagicCon 2 | Vortrag | From Fantasy to Reality

From Fantasy to Reality

Manuel D’Andrea’s MagicCon panel From Fantasy to Reality is about the art of bringing magical and imaginative characters to life. To explain the process of how […]
17. November 2017
MagicCon 2 | Vortrag | Trailer und Lesung zu Hatar Stygan by Uschi Zietsch

Trailer of Hatar Stygan

Trailer and reading by fantasy author Uschi Zietsch on the premiere of Hatar Stygan – Der dunkle Hass (Die Chroniken von Waldsee 6) on . The […]
14. October 2017
MagicCon 2 | Vortrag | Analyse des Tolkien-Tarots by Beatrice

Analysis of Tolkien-Tarots

Beatrice ist professionelle Kartenlegerin und Astrologin und möchte in einem neuen Vortrag mit euch gemeinsam in die fantastische Welt des Hobbit– und Herr der Ringe-Tarots. Neben […]
15. July 2017
MagicCon 2 | Vortrag | Cosplay-Probs Crafting Basics by Frostprinz

Cosplay Props Crafting Basics

In the meantime, they have become indispensable: Cosplay Props. From the elaborate, impressive weapon to the filigree accessory, there are endless possibilities to make them. From […]
15. July 2017
MagicCon 2 | Vortrag | Die Schwertfeuer-Saga

Die Schwertfeuer-Saga

Sword blades and fire demons: The life of the mercenaries from Rorgator takes place between these two poles. The 4,000-strong fighter rapture is one of the […]


23. January 2019
MagicCon 3 | Workshop | Fellowship-Blatt aus Perlen

Fellowship leaf made of pearls

You like to do handicrafts and you are a fan of The Lord of the Rings? You have steady hands and have always been a part […]
20. February 2018
MagicCon 2 | Workshop | Marken, Werktitel & Urheber

Brands, work titles & authors

How do I protect my creative achievements? You write, draw, put down great ideas on paper. You’ve spent months and months fine-tuning your work and want […]
10. February 2018
MagicCon 2 | Workshop | Geheimsache Magie

Secret Matter Magic

In the workshop Secret Matter Magic you will become a sorcerer’s apprentice and learn from the master mage. You will get insights into the history of […]
8. February 2018
MagicCon 2 | Workshop | Medi-Cosplay - Do's & Don'ts

Medi Cosplay – Do’s & Don’ts

From eye to toe – in cosplay, we often work with critical materials and constructions and play with our health. For example, everyone has already heard […]
29. January 2018
MagicCon 2 | Workshop | Buchbinden


You all know Bilbo’s famous red book, but have you ever wondered who made it? Who gave the pages a leather binding? Who embossed the two […]
15. January 2018
MagicCon 2 | Workshop | How to Cosplay Fotografie

How to Cosplay Photography

Fearsome weapons, impressive costumes and perfect make-up! Cosplayers are an eye-catcher at every convention. But how do you best take pictures to show the ones who […]
15. January 2018
MagicCon 2 | Workshop | Magic: The Gathering - Einführung

Magic: Gathering – Introduction

What should not be missing on MagicCon? Exactly! Enough magic, of course. Therefore, a workshop on the TradingCardGame (TCG) Magic: The Gathering will be offered again […]
18. December 2017
MagicCon 2 | Workshop | Magie für Fantasy-Storys

Magic for Fantasy Stories

Become a magic student in the workshop Magic for Fantasy Stories at MagicCon – learn to design magic systems for fantasy stories! Magic – the cornerstone […]
14. December 2017
MagicCon 2 | Workshop | Game of Thrones Frisuren

Game of Thrones Hairstyles

In their workshop Game of Thrones Hairstyles, the team from Hipsterfangirlfashion presents impressive hair creations from the series of the same name at MagicCon. Hairstyles are […]
22. November 2017
MagicCon 2 | Workshop | This is Heavy Metal, Baby

This is Heavy Metal, Baby

There are numerous possibilities and materials for cosplay armor construction. We, the Knitting Knights, have dedicated ourselves to working with metal and would like to show […]
14. October 2017
MagicCon 2 | Workshop | Crossplay MakeUp by Frostprinz

Crossplay Make-Up

Bärte! Narben! Falten! Alles was das Herz begehrt. Bei der Darstellung von Charakteren aus Film und Fernsehen geht es nicht darum makellos zu sein, sondern dem […]
14. October 2017
MagicCon 2 | Workshop | Worbla's Dos & Don'ts by Frostprinz

Worbla’s Dos & Don’ts

Von thermoplastischen Materialien hat bisher jeder etwas gehört, Worbla gehört dabei zu den Spitzenreitern im vielfältigen Angebot. „Worbla“ ist jedoch nicht gleich „Worbla“. Viele Anfänger wissen […]
17. September 2017
MagicCon 2 | Workshop | Cosplay-Probs Pattern Basics by Frostprinz

Cosplay-Props Pattern Basics

Zu groß? Zu klein? Es ist nie einfach eine Waffe nach bloßem Augenmaß herzustellen. Einige mögen das Talent dafür haben, andere gehen lieber auf Nummer sicher! […]
21. August 2017
MagicCon 2 | Workshop | Grundkenntnisse des Kartenlegens by Beatrice

Basics of card reading

Beatrice Noack has prepared a workshop for the MagicCon 2 which deals with Tarot. Magic for everyday life: due to the great demand there is this […]
21. August 2017
MagicCon 2 | Workshop | Harry Potter LARP by MagicalMischiefMakers e.V.

Harry Potter LARP

Wir, die Mitglieder der MagicalMischiefMakers, laden dich ein, ein spannendes Live-Rollenspiel („Live Action Role Playing“, kurz genannt LARP) hautnah kennenzulernen, das inmitten der fantastischen Welt des […]
6. August 2017
MagicCon 2 | Workshop | SpecialFX MakeUp (Praxis) by Dingamon & Kizaki Cosplay

SpecialFX MakeUp (Pr.)

Anyone who not only wants to “talk” but also “do” is in the right place in this practical SpecialFX MakeUp Practice workshop. Here you learn to […]
5. August 2017
MagicCon 2 | Workshop | SpecialFX MakeUp (Theorie) by Dingamon & Kizaki Cosplay

SpecialFX MakeUp (Th.)

We all know plenty of tearful and bloody farewells. Movie and television offer a wide spell of great emotional spectacles. But what would these goodbyes look […]
4. August 2017
MagicCon 2 | Workshop | How to Crossplay by Kizaki Cosplay & Dingamon

How to Crossplay

“You have to be a real man!”, so are the statements related to “Cosplay vs. Reality”. But you do not necessarily have to be a “real […]
23. July 2017
MagicCon 2 | Workshop | RingChoir becomes Magic by K.A. Münderlein & S. Meyer

It’s the RingChoir Again

A tradition continues. True to the motto It’s the RingChoir Again the choir workshop, which has increased in its popularity throughout many RingCons and HobbitCons, will […]
22. July 2017
MagicCon 2 | Workshop | How-To-Hobbit Cosplay by Frostprinz

How-To-Hobbit Cosplay

Most often the Elves are to be found among the costumed, but also hobbits have their charms! In this workshop, Frost Prince, Halfling Lover, will tell […]
16. July 2017
MagicCon 2 | Workshop | Cosplay-Probs Painting Basics by Frostprinz

Cosplay Props Painting Basics

With the painting everything stands and falls. It is the one that gives the final touch to your shield and sword or armor created with sweat […]
16. July 2017
MagicCon 2 | Workshop | Interessante Figuren schreiben

Write interesting characters

Learn about the magical triangle, in which exciting character constellations move! There are three of you: The dream prince, the white witch and the rival. The […]