“La Soffitta sotto i Portici” is a historic market exhibition…
From 1 to 4 October 2015, at Fiera di Roma will take place Romics 2015 II, the big international exhibition on comics, animation and games that is expected to be visited by more than 150,000 visitors.
In four days, are scheduled screenings, entertainment, proposals, previews and competitions on the world of comics, in addition to the hundreds of stands ready to satisfy any request for all the fans of the genre.
The star of the show will be Diabolik with presentation of DK, a new comic that reinterprets the myth of Diabolik, alongside the original head, offering the public precious originals along the history of the famous criminal since the fifties.
Another important moment of Romics 2015 will be a tribute to Bruno Bozzetto, the founder of Italian animation (also known abroad), who will receive the Golden Romics.
In the Game area is expected the presentation of the film Game Therapy, out Oct. 22, followed by Claudio “Greg” Gregory, who in collaboration with students of the Roman School of Comics, will give birth to his Criminal puppet , thet the guys will transform in strip.
The musician Gerardo Casiello then will present Eleven Small Films, his self-produced album, for which were made eleven videos based on graphics of Italian artists, such as Richard Marinelli, Zerocalcare and Joseph Giannatasio.
There will also be competitions like Romics Cosplay Awards (with the official selection for the World Cosplay Summit in Japan) and the Romics Song Contest (with selection of four voices for the animated series Sbrain! Neurons head off).
Finally, the exhibition area will be expanded, considering the enormous success of last Romics’s editions with its over 180,000 visitors.