Alto DCC 2016 had kick start on 9th Dec with some splendid of events line up along with some special appearance of the international guests. And thrilling the event was some more fun with exclusive experiential gaming zones, fans and photos sessions, artist alley, cosplay, book launches, and the counting goes on.
Like every year, international guests are the highlights of Delhi Comic Con and this year the most amazing pop culture event brought to us –
• Tom Richmond – Caricaturist, Cartoonist, and humerous illustrator for MAD Magazine Cartoon Network,National Geographic and others.
• Joe Harris – Creator and writer for X-files, Snowfall and many others
• Nicolas Wild – French writer and illustrator. A writer to critically commended Kabul Disco.
• DJ Elliot – The official Walt Disney World DJ
• Gaurav Gera – Actor & Stand Up Comedian
• Rohit Kumar’s Speed Painting Performance organized by Maruti Alto K10
And the list does not end here as the key attractions of the day, Exclusive Experiential & Gaming Zones are still to be mentioned and these include –
• Alto K10 Gaming and Art Zone
• XN Experience Zone
• WWE Zone
• ESL India Premiership
• Bahubali Zone & Rogue One – A Stars Wars Story
Cosplay – Fans dressed up in their favourite comic , superhero and gaming characters. They had prett good chances to win INR 50,000 cash prize along with the opportunity to enter Indian Championships of Cosplay 2016 as a finalist.
Launch of 3 new Comic Books! – This included Ved & The Puppet Master & Shivaay 2 by TBS planet; The Legend of Azad by Zaponga; and Adhish Epiphany by Red Streak Publications.
And adding more to the surprises, Creator Jayzl Homavazir lead the audiences through the latest in the Beast Legion Web Comic Series at the convention. A great fun session was also broken out by Wacom showcasing interactive Pen Displays and Digital Drawing Tablets.
And the merchandise they showcased at the convention was completely jaw-dropping. The exclusive merchandiser included – Crazy Ant, The Souled Store, Wear Your Opinion, Aha Stuff, G2A.com, Vivid Swans, Planet Superheroes, Graphicurry, Macmerise, Bushirt.com, Supervek, and much more.
Celebrities from India
Akshay Dhar of Meta Desi Comic, Aniruddho Chakraborty of Chariot Comics, Vivek Goel of Holy Cow Entertainment, Shamil Dasgupta of Yali Dreams and Saumin Patel. All these creators from India were present at Alto Delhi Comic Con 2016.
Garbage Bin, Harpercollins Publishers India, Campfire Graphic Novel, Viz Media By Simon & Schuster, Graphic India, Vimanika Comics, DC, Darkhorse & Vertigo Comics By Random House India, Dorling Kindersley India, Red Streak Publications, TBS Planet, Sirji Comics, ICBM Comics, Holycow Entertainment, Yali Dream Creations and others are the main participants at the Alto Delhi Comic Con 2016 – the most amazing pop culture event in India till date.