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Comic Con Has Evolved To Create Unique Pop Culture Events And Engage With Fans All Across The World. It has Created World Class Events Which Expands The Much Restricted Pop Culture Globally, Help Grow The Industries Involved And Deliver Much Needed Fun Experiences To Dedicated Fans Across The Globe.

Mumbai Comic Con 2018: A spectacular confluence of artists and fans
5:30 pm PDT 24/12/2018 By Sharmindrila Paul

What’s life without a dash of fun, frolic and enjoyment? And for comics fans and admirers, it just got better with Comic Con! Referred to as #TheBestWeekendOfTheYear, Mumbai Comic Con 2018 was more epic than it has ever been! The eighth edition of Maruti Suzuki Arena Mumbai Comic Con was back on 22-23 December, to treat every avid comic and pop culture fans with best experiences possible. Enthusiasts thronged the Bombay Exhibition Centre to attend the opening day of this … Read More


Nickelodeon takes ‘Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’, ‘Invader Zim’ and more to San Diego Comic-Con 2018
5:30 pm PDT 27/06/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

Nickelodeon is all set to present panels for Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (TMNT) and Invader Zim at Comic-Con International: San Diego 2018, through one-of-a-kind virtual and real-world experiences. Nickelodeon will showcase the all-new series of Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, a re-imagined series that follows the band of brothers as they seek to unlock the mystical secrets of New York City; the upcoming Invader Zim original TV movie; the return of Double Dare, a reboot … Read More


Mumbai Comic Con 2017 second day brings alive the crazy comic world
5:30 pm PDT 17/11/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

Mumbai Comic Con 2017 had a marvelous start on its second day, where streams of fans rushed to the event around 30 to 40 minutes before the gates opened. It was indeed a place of wonder and dreams for comic lovers that comes only once in a year. The volunteers greeted everyone on the entrance with fist bumps and high fives and with a lot of enthusiasm. Passing on the torch from day one of the Comic Con, day two … Read More


Indian comics community assemble along with international folks at Mumbai Comic Con 2017
3:00 pm PDT 16/11/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

The sun may have set on the Mumbai Comic Con 2017, but it’s still hard to shake off the euphoria that engulfed it. India’s comics community along with international comics artists and publishers were present in the festival dedicated to comics lovers. As they all said, it was the best place for not only showcasing their latest comics but also interacting with fans. Animation Xpress caught up with several comic artists present at the venue, who talk about their publications, … Read More


Mumbai Comic Con 2017: Ardent fans drinking in the fun and frolic!
12:30 pm PDT 13/11/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

The 7th action packed edition of Maruti Suzuki Mumbai Comic Con organised by Comic Con India began on 11 November 2017 and had a lot in store for comics enthusiasts and audiences inclined towards popular culture. The 2 day fest which was held at Bombay Exhibition Centre (Goregaon) went on till 12  November 2017. A pall of elation and ecstasy descended with the anxiously waiting fans, for the Comic Con mania had officially ushered in! This year’s action packed show … Read More


The India-only Archie comics coming to Comic Con this year
6:00 pm PDT 05/10/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

Archie and the gang from Riverdale are officially coming to India this year in the Comic Con India shows 2017 for Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore and Hyderabad. Comic Con India in collaboration with Archie Publications has commissioned special #1 editions of popular Archie titles with exclusive India-only covers. Each pass holder to Comic Con India shows this year will receive the exclusive edition comic with a customised city cover. Comic Con India founder Jatin Varma said, “One of the first comics … Read More


Conquering the blistering heat, pop culture enthusiasts flock Pune Comic Con
6:00 pm PDT 06/03/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

4 and 5 March, 2017 observed Pune city’s biggest pop culture event – ‘Alto Pune Comic Con 2017’ which took place at Deccan College Convention Hall. The show hosted a spectacular lineup of events including special international guest appearances, exclusive experiential and gaming zones, artist alley, fans sessions, cosplay, book launches and much more. “I am extremely happy as we have received a grand response from comics fans and artists from across the world. Pune fans are fantastic; there was … Read More


2nd edition of Alto Indian Championship of Cosplay launched by Comic Con India
5:45 pm PDT 23/01/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

Comic Con India (CCI) announced the launch of the country’s premier cosplay championship ‘Alto Indian Championship of Cosplay’ which is the premier cosplay (costume play) competition in the country, bringing together the best in the community to compete against each other for the chance to represent India on an International level. This is an initiative by Comic Con India to encourage local cosplayers to go professional and provide them an International platform as well. The championship will take place on … Read More


Mumbai Comic Con 2016: A drab experience with good comic and artist line-up
8:00 pm PDT 26/10/2016 By Prerna Kothari

With actor Ajay Devgn and the crew of his upcoming movie Shivaay being present at the Mumbai Comic Con, the sixth edition of the Mumbai con ended on a high note. With the approach of this year’s most awaited releases: Doctor Strange and The Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, we got to witness new instalments at the convention. Promoting Fantastic Beasts was Warner Bros’ Wand Master Training Booth where people learnt to use wands to create official spells, … Read More


Hyderabad becomes more receptive towards Comic Con, say the exhibitors
7:00 pm PDT 28/09/2016 By AnimationXpress Team

Hyderabad Comic Con 2016 was flooded not with rains but with the comic fanatics who were eagerly waiting for this pop culture event since a year. Held on 24 and 25 September, 2016 at Hitex Exhibition Centre, like every year, this year too the show hosted a spectacular line-up of events including special international guest appearances, exclusive experiential and gaming zones, artist alley, fans sessions, cosplay, book launches  and much more. Comic Con India, founder, Jatin Varma shared, “Four years … Read More


‘Archie Comics’ writer Dan Parent and ‘V for Vendetta’ artist David Lloyd to attend Hyderabad Comic Con 2016
3:15 pm PDT 25/08/2016 By AnimationXpress Team

As the days for one of the biggest pop culture event in India is approaching, everyone is gearing up to attend it, right from cosplayers to the comic book publishers to the comic world fans. The 4th edition of Alto Hyderabad Comic Con is set to take place on 24 and 25 September 2016 between 11 am to 8 pm at Hitex Exhibition Center. With a sold out show last year, HCC 2016 will be much bigger and better with an … Read More


20th Century Fox pulls out of San Diego Comic-Con 2016 over fears of piracy
2:00 pm PDT 29/04/2016 By AnimationXpress Team

After mesmerising fans with clips and visuals from their much anticipated upcoming movies like Deadpool and X-Men: Apocalypse last year, 20th Century Fox will not be present at the Hall H of San Diego Comic-Con 2016. While the event has been one of the most favoured destinations for companies to showcase teasers and clips of their upcoming movies, in the recent past it agitated some of them as clips revealed in the event went on to be pirated and were … Read More