A treat for the entertainment and comics world fanatics as Delhi Comic Con is back with its 6th edition. Comic Con India is an annual convention which started in 2009 in Mumbai. It is the Indian edition of world famous entertainment comic convention known as San Diego Comic-Con as it is held in San Diego, California every year. It is a very large scale convention, which the hardcore fans call it as their festival. Since the inception of Comic Con India in 2009, The event has been gaining popularity with an increase in footfall every year. Commenting on the 6th Delhi Comic Con, founder of Comic Con India said that “We head into our 6th year in Delhi, bigger and better than every before! This is the biggest convention we have ever organized, with tons of new stuff will provide Delhi its biggest pop-culture of the year.”
This year’s Comic Con India season was started off in Hyderabad on September 24-25 and then further held in Mumbai October 22-23 and Bangalore November 12-13. The season will conclude with its final leg in Delhi 9-11 December. The timings for the event are set at 11am to 8pm. Comic Con brings together the comics industry and other relevant fields which attracts large number of fans of this pop-culture. Comic Con is famous for its Cosplay. Cosplay(Costume play) is when Fans gets dressed up as their favorite artists from any comic, movie, tv shows, cartoon, etc. Every year Comic Con witnesses thousands of unique cosplays which are a treat to watch. They organize cosplay competitions where winners are showered with huge prizes.
Alto is the main sponsor for the Delhi Comic Con and the event will feature Alto K10 gaming and art zone. This year WWE fans in the country have the opportunity to dress up in their favorite wrestler’s avatar and act like them. An organizer of the event told that they have built a real wrestling ring at the venue and will give opportunity to the WWE fans to enter the ring in a wrestler avatar and walk down the ramp like the wrestler does with their theme playing at the back.
Along with the different attractive zones, there are many artists to look to forward to. The official Dj of Walt Disney, Dj Elliot and actor-comedian and social media star Gaurav Gera (chutki shopkeeper fame) will be present to entertain the crowd at the convention.NSIC exhibition complex, Okhla will be the venue for the event and tickets are available on the official Comic Con India website and will be available at the venue box office as well. The price is set at Rs 375 for a single day and Rs 675 for VIP pass for access for all three days. VIP entries will be limited.