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6th Delhi Comic Con promises to be crazy, creative and super cool

Comic Con India is back with its 6th edition of Alto Delhi Comic Con which will take place on December 9, 10 and 11 between 11am to 8pm at NSIC Grounds, Okhla.

art and culture Updated: Dec 08, 2016 11:34 IST
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A Japanese woman in traditional Kimino walks past people wearing Star Wars characters' costumes during Tokyo Comic Con in Chiba in the suburb of Tokyo on December 2.(AFP)

Comic Con India is back with its 6th edition of Alto Delhi Comic Con which will take place on December 9, 10 and 11 between 11am to 8pm at NSIC Grounds, Okhla.

Alto Delhi Comic Con (DCC) 2016 will be much bigger and better with a truly enhanced fan experience. This year’s action packed show features the best of Comics, Merchandise, Toys, Experiential & Gaming Zones, International Guests, Meet & Greet Sessions, Gaming, Fan Meet-ups & much more.

Like every year, DCC will feature special guests and has arranged for meet and greets for fans. Famous international personalities like Tom Richmond, Caricaturist, Cartoonist and humorous illustrator, for MAD Magazine, Cartoon Network, National Geographic and many more; Joe Harris, Author, X-Files Comics and Nicolas Wild, French writer and illustrator and author of the critically acclaimed Kabul Disco will be attending and taking special sessions at DCC 2016.

Maruti Suzuki Alto is the presenting sponsor of all the Comic Con India shows this calendar year which includes Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore and Hyderabad.

DJ Elliot, The Official Walt Disney World DJ & actor-comedian Gaurav Gera are coming to entertain the audience at Alto Delhi Comic Con 2016.

Tickets will be available on Delhi Comic Con Website as well as at the venue. The tickets would be priced at Rs. 375 for a single day and Rs.675 for the Super Fan VIP Ticket which allows entry on all three days. Only a limited number of Super Fan VIP tickets will be issued. Super Fan ticket can be booked online only and won’t be available at the venue.

Another ticketing category called Buddy Pass is especially designed for fans coming to comic con with their friends in a group. 5 Friends who book the buddy pass get access to the show with exclusive (limited edition) set of 5 wristbands created only for this year’s event. Gangs can buy Buddy Pass for Rs 1875.

Jatin Varma, Founder, Comic Con India, shared, “We head into our 6th year in Delhi, bigger and better than ever before! This is the biggest convention we have ever organized, with tons of new exhibitors, activities and exclusives! We have a lot more on offer for fans and we hope to provide Delhi its biggest pop-culture event of the year!”

Cosplay (Costume Contest), one of the major attractions at Comic Con India, will continue to give assured prizes to people in great costumes.

Each day, one lucky winner out of the chosen five will get an awesome chance to win INR 50000 (Cash Prize) and to enter in ‘Indian Championships of Cosplay’. The Winner of ‘Indian Championships of Cosplay’ will compete and represent the country at the Annual Crown Championships of Cosplay at Chicago Comics & Entertainment Expo!

For the sheer love for Comics, around 10 new Comic Book titles will get launched at the convention.

Comic Con India is dedicated to creating unique events and giving the fans, exhibitors and partners a platform to celebrate their undying love and passion for comics & pop culture. Comic Con India is dedicated to expanding India’s popular culture by creating high profile events that cater to fans of not only comics, but also, gaming, movies, television, merchandise, toys and more.

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