ROANOKE, Va. -

Superheros, cartoons and comics came to life Saturday at the Roanoke Civic Center.
 
It's for the annual Comicon event.

People of all ages came together to show off costumes, share knowledge and even do a little shopping all in the name of comics.

Batman, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and lots of other nostalgia were showcased.

About 30-different vendors were on hand.