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Lagos Comic Convention is Africa’s Largest Geek and Pop Culture Marketplace

Launched in 2012 with just about 300 guests, the Lagos edition of the international phenomenon, Comic Con has become West Africa’s #1 destination for comic book geeks, book readers, avid music listeners, movie lovers, gaming fans, art lovers. Gathering over 4000 fans of every area of the creative industry to meet experts of the crafts they love. The Lagos Comic Convention features the core areas of the broader creative industry like comics, books, gaming, film, animation and even VR.

By its exhibitions, panel sessions, master classes, competitions, pitch sessions, awards and other activities, the event provides a viable platform for showcasing/selling the best contents from African creators, celebrating creators, grooming the future creators, educating players in the industry and, networking among creators/between creators and fans/between creative enterprises and potential investors.

It has also become the #1 platform used for people in the creative industry to connect with their audiences and sell their products.

Since its inception, the objective has been to create platforms of businesses for practitioners in the Creative Industry  (comics, animation, gaming, books, film and virtual  reality), celebrate successes  of the industry, shape conversations in the industry, encourage broader participation  and support the building of knowledge and  capacity necessary to strengthen the  sector and ultimately create jobs.

 

THE 2020 PROGRAM

DATE: 18, SEPTEMBER 2021

VENUE: NECA HOUSE, ALAUSA, IKEJA, LAGOS.

THEME: OUR COMMUNITY, OUR CREATIVITY

Africa's Biggest Geek and Pop Culture Event is back!
The 9th Edition of Lagos Comic Con will hold on the 18th September at NECA House, Alausa, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria.

Lagos Comic Convention is a festival celebrating the finest of Africa's creative talents as expressed in Comics, Animation, Films, Books and Gaming. It employs exciting avenues like Exhibitions, Master Classes, Panel Discussions, Cosplays, Competitions and Raffles to provide a rich space for markets, networking, capacity building, and enriching the fan base of creative brands. Founded in 2012, the event has grown from an attending crown of about 300 to hosting over 6000 guests in 2019.

Every feature and hotspot fun you know #lagoscomicon for will be back and even more. Comics, Animation, Films, Books and Gaming all on board. There will be Exhibitions, Panel Discussions, Stage Performances, Cosplays, Competitions, Raffles and lots more.
Get ready for the most exciting moment of your year with Africa's vibrant community of geeks and creative heads and fans of comics, gaming, animation, books and films.
Registration is FREE but you have to register on Eventbrite.
Whatsapp 08131978457 or Email lagoscomicon@gmail.com for how to participate.