The event will showcase a plethora of international and Indian comic creators, renowned artists, and popular industry names who will be bringing out the nerds in themselves to talk about everything they love
Comic Con India is hosting their first ever edition in Chennai. Photo Courtesy: Comic Con India
There is a good news for comic book, culture vultures and cosplayers in south India. Comic Con India, the largest pop culture celebration in the sub-continent, is going to be hosting its first ever edition in Chennai.
Set to take place on February 17 and 18 in 2024, the highly anticipated event promises to immerse fans in a world of comics, manga, anime, and all things pop culture. After a few years of inactivity due to the Covid-19 pandemic and the demand for more cities to host the event in more cities, Comic Con India is back on-ground and ready to bring the magic of pop culture, this time to the vibrant south India city. The event will showcase a plethora of international and Indian comic creators, renowned artists, and popular industry names who will be bringing out the nerds in themselves to talk about everything they love.
Jatin Varma, founder, Comic Con India, shares, "We are thrilled to bring Comic Con India's First Edition to the city of Chennai, a vibrant hub of art and entertainment. Chennai has a passionate community of pop culture enthusiasts, and we are excited to provide them with an unforgettable experience filled with comics, creativity, and connection. We aim to recognise and celebrate the city's significance as a hub for creativity and its immense contribution to the pop culture landscape. We are excited to provide Chennai with an unforgettable experience filled with comics, creativity, and connection, and create a platform to showcase and support the incredible talent within India."
So, for all of you who love all things comic books, characters, as well as anime and more, it’s time to cosplay and slay. There is a lot of time to work on your costumes of your favourite characters and give them your own unique touch. If you aren't able to make it to the event in your home city, or anywhere close to you, then you better mark your calendars for February 17 -18 in 2024, and get ready for an epic celebration of pop culture, cosplay, and endless fandom in the vibrant city of Chennai.