Schedule

Doors open at 10:00

Doors close at 22:00

Please note that the exhibition hall closes at 20:00 on Sunday

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Please note that time slots may still change, the day an event is on will however stay the same.

Midgard 2018 Schedule

09:30
10:00
10:30
11:00
11:30
12:00
12:30
13:00
13:30
14:00
14:30
15:00
15:30
16:00
16:30
17:00
17:30
18:00
18:30
19:00
19:30
20:00
20:30
21:00
21:30
22:00
22:30
23:00
Friday 14th
Friday 14th
Early badge pickup
18:00 - 22:00

The reception will be open for anyone wishing to exchange their ticket for a badge/pass early, and bypass any possible queues on Saturday.

We will also be open for anyone wishing to buy a ticket on site.

Saturday 15th
Saturday 15th
VIP early access 9:30

Anyone with a VIP pass can enter through the secondary entrance, and gain 30 minutes early access to the convention.

Doors open 10:00

Lolita 101
11:00 - 12:00

Join J-fashion Iceland for a crash course in the lolita subculture and fashion!

In this panel we‘ll go back to the basics starting with the origins of the subculture, the anatomy of a lolita outfit, a brief overview of some of lolita’s many substyles, and where to begin with putting together a lolita outfit of your own!

Slaygðu/Buffy
11:15 - 12:15

Slaygðu er hlaðvarp með Hugleiki Dagssyni og Söndru Barilli. Þau horfa saman á Buffy the Vampire Slayer og ræða hvern þátt fyrir sig.

Viking Display fight

Brian Muir: Vader and Beyond
13:00 - 14:00

An amazing insight into the life and career of film sculptor Brian Muir.

Brian gives a window into the mysterious and magical world behind the scenes of the film industry.

He discusses situations he overcame, a few technical details and anecdotes during his 48 years’ experience working on over 70 major films.



Frábær innsýn inn í líf og feril kvikmynda listamannsins Brian Muir.

Brian leyfir okkur að sjá örlítið inn í hinn dularfulla og töfrandi heim bakvið tjöldin í kvikmyndabransanum.

Hann ræðir þær þrautir sem hann þurfti að yfirstíga, nokkur tæknileg atriði og skemmtilegar sögur gegnum hans 48 ára starfsferil í kvikmyndum.

Quidditch: From fiction to worldwide sporting phenomenon
14:00 - 15:00

Quidditch: From fiction to worldwide sporting phenomenon

In this panel we'll go over how quidditch went from being fiction to being a sport played in countries all over the world, including Iceland, how the game has evolved, and how you can become the next quidditch superstar!

Quidditch: frá skáldskap í íþrótta fyrirbæri um allan heim

Á fyrirlestrinum verður farið yfir hvernig quidditch fór frá því að vera skáldskapur í að verða íþrott sem er stunduð í löndum um allan heim, þar á meðal Íslandi, hvernig leikurinn hefur þróast og hvernog þú getur orðið næsta quidditch stjarna!

Game Makers Iceland
14:30 - 15:30

Viking Display fight

Warmaster's Workshop Mandalorian Armor
16:00 - 17:00

Warmaster’s Workshop heads to the land of fire and ice to demonstrate the skills, techniques, and give tips on how you can create your very own “Mandalorian Armor” costume from a galaxy far, far away.

Hosted by Tom Hutchens, “Mandalore the Uniter“, founder of the Mandalorian Mercs Costume Club, Tom will teach the audience how to create movie-quality Mandalorian armor plates on a low budget using PVC plastic.

Warmaster’s Workshop kemur til lands elds og íss til að sýna hæfileika sína, tækni og gefa ráðleggingar um hvernig þú getur gert þinn eigin “Mandalorian armor” búning úr sólkerfi langt, langt í burtu.

Haldið af Tom Hutchens, “Mandalore the Uniter” stofnanda Mandalorian Mercs Costume Club og mun hann kenna áhorfendum hvernig á að búa til Mandalorian brynju parta úr ódýru PVC en gæðin gætu samt átt heima í kvikmynd.

Dan Abnett: Moving Between Universes
18:00 - 19:30

Dan Abnett: Moving Between Universes:

Dan talks about his long career as a writer of comics, novels and games, discussing his working methods and the upsides (and downsides!) of the various ‘Universes’ he’s worked in over the years:

The Marvel Universe, the DCU, Warhammer, and many more.

Dan will open up this candid chat to a Q&A session to finish the talk.

Dan Abnett: Moving Between Universes:

Dan talar um langan feril sinn sem höfundur myndasagna, skáldsagna og tölvuleikja, ræðir aðgerðir sínar og jákvæðu hliðarnar (ásamt neikvæðu!) á hinum ýmsu “heimum” sem hann hefur unnið að í gegnum tíðina:

Marvel heiminum, DCU, Warhammer og ýmsum öðrum. Dan mun svo enda kynninguna á Q&A (áhorfendur spurja spurninga).

VIP Meet & Greet

VIP's get to enter the green room for a 30 minute meet and greet with our special guests

Icelandic genre filmmaking today
20:00 - 21:00

Sunday 16th
Sunday 16th
VIP early access 9:30

Anyone with a VIP pass can enter through the secondary entrance, and gain 30 minutes early access to the convention.

Doors open 10:00

Icelandic Film School. 25th Anniversary and Beyond
10:45 - 11:45

First steps in Body Painting
11:00 - 12:00

Dragon Legion: Go, Goblins, Go!
12:00 - 13:00

A roleplaying game that takes a room full of people to run through the regular hazards that goblins face in their lives.

Women in Gaming
13:15 - 14:15

Gathers & pleats methods for controlling fullness in fabric craft
13:30 - 14:30

Join WyrdDaughl (the doll that is weird) as she takes you on a thrilling trip through the historical relevance of gathers, pleats, and general fabric manipulation!  Not content to hold it with just history and theory, she will also run you through all the basics of hand gathering and hand pleating so that you (yes, YOU!) can begin to add these versatile fabric manipulations to your repertoire.

Whether you are a j-fashionista looking for where to start with customizing your own cord, or an embattled cosplay veteran looking to up your game with custom fabric texture, this is certainly a panel you don’t want to miss.

Author's Panel
14:30 - 15:30

Join us for a talk with local and international authors, and find out what it takes to be a successful writer. The panel will consist of:
Komið og hlustið á innlenda og erlenda rithöfunda ræða um hvað þarf til þess að njóta velgengni sem rithöfundur. Þeir höfundar sem munu taka þátt í umræðunum eru:
Viking Display fight

Star Wars Panel
16:00 - 17:00

Join us for a talk about anything and everything Star Wars, as we discuss the movies, the characters, the animated series, cosplay, and more.  

The panel will consist of:
• Spencer Wilding - Darth Vader in Rogue one http://www.midgardreykjavik.is/portfolios/spencer-wilding/
• Brian Muir - Sculptor of Darth Vader. He also sculpted the Storm Trooper armour, Death Star Droid, CZ 3 and did finishing work on C3PO. http://www.midgardreykjavik.is/portfolios/brian-muir/
• Nick Jameson - Palpatine and many other voices in the clone wars and multiple other animated series and games. http://www.midgardreykjavik.is/portfolios/nick-jameson/
• Tom Hutchens – Founder of the Mandalorian Mercs Costume Club, one of the largest Star Wars charity costuming clubs in the world. http://www.midgardreykjavik.is/portfolios/mandalore-the-unitertom-hutchens/

Komið og hlustið á umræður allar tengdar Star Wars. Þar verður rætt um myndirnar, persónurnar, teiknimyndaseríurnar, búningana og fleira.

Þeir sem munu leiða umræðurnar eru:
• Spencer Wilding - Darth Vader í Rogue one http://www.midgardreykjavik.is/portfolios/spencer-wilding/
• Brian Muir – Mótaði Darth Vader útlitið. Einnig bjó hann til Stormtrooper brynjurnar, Death Star Droid, CZ 3 og aðstoðaði við loka útkomuna á C3PO. http://www.midgardreykjavik.is/portfolios/brian-muir/
• Nick Jameson - Palpatine og margar fleiri raddir í Clone Wars ásamt mörgum öðrum teiknimyndaseríum og tölvuleikjum. http://www.midgardreykjavik.is/portfolios/nick-jameson/
• Tom Hutchens – Stofnandi Mandalorian Mercs Costume Club, einn af heimsins stærstu góðgerða búninga klúbbum. http://www.midgardreykjavik.is/portfolios/mandalore-the-unitertom-hutchens/  

Dice Tower: Top 10 Fire games
18:00 - 19:00

Hefnendurnir
19:00 - 20:00

Cosplay Competitions
20:00 - 21:00

The Icelandic Cosplay Championship, the Cosplay walk-on, and the Nordic Cosplay Championship preliminaries.

Stand-Up Comedy with Hugleikur Dagsson and Nick Jameson
21:00 - 22:00

Stand-Up Comedy with Hugleikur Dagsson and Nick Jameson