Comic-con is an affair with the main aim of comic books and their culture. At this event, fans of comic books gather to encounter experts, creators,s or fellow fans of their favorite comic series. Usually, the comic book conventions are four-day events hosted at the college campus, gathering centers, or hotels. They aspect a vast diversity of panels and activities with many visitors taking part in cosplay than most other kinds of fans meets. The Comic-Con is also exercising as a conveyance for industry, in which distributors, retailers, and publishers showcase their associated comic releases. These gatherings may be contemplated that they are derived from Science-fiction conventions. Fans arranged comic conventions, however lately, many events provisions to fans are rolled by commercial heed for creating profit.
Timing and Duration
Many Comic conventions carry out over a weekend, with the event planned between Thursday evening and Sunday afternoon. Saturday is generally the overblown day, as almost all fans must go back home on Sunday. One day passes in due course sells at a lower price. This happens because many fans are students who have taken a holiday to attend this event during the workweek. And also, as they are students and they are only going to have limited income or money with them.
Comic-cons generally attribute guests of honor. These guests are kind of the highlights of that specific event. A con may have a lot of official guests; this is all decided by the convention committee. A guest can be an industry star, Movie director, or actor. But these all famous people have direct or indirect connections with the genre.
Typically, Comic-Con always held a costume competition which is known as “Masquerade.” In this, people wear their favorite character costumes and act like them; later, they go to the stage and participate in the competition for nominal prizes established on their ability to construct and showcase genre-inspired outfits. The press reportage of comics, anime, and manga gatherings has surfaced the worldwide inclination of fans in well-established attendance at the convention to present themselves as their favorite characters in detailed costumes that require investing time and money.
Comic-Con India is a sequence of yearly comic meets held in single or some states in India. The first Comic-con happened in 2011 in New Delhi, and later it dilates into big cities of India, like Mumbai, Hyderabad, Pune, Bangalore, and Ahmedabad. Nowadays, all these cities organize annual comic book conventions. The founder and Managing Director of India’s Comic-con are Jatin Varma, launching the first Comic Book Convention in India. Cosplay has been a prime part of the affair. At the time of the first comic con, there was only thirteen Cosplay, and in 2017, the number increase to two thousand.
The championship of Cosplay also happens in India. Winners from each other, the cosplay events in comic-con in the six cities straightly engage in the competition as finalists, and then a final winner is selected. The champion of the Indian Championship of Cosplay later represents India at the Crown World Championships of Cosplay.