As Komikon continues to expand, we’re excited to announce that we will be using the MK Tan Hall auditorium of the Bayanihan Center for the first time! The main program which used to be held at the Main Halls, will now be at the MK Tan Hall, together with the Awarding of the 5th Komikon Readers’ Choice Awards. Join us on November 11-12, 2017 from 10AM-8PM on Saturday, and 11AM-7PM on Sunday for the Thirteenth Komiks Convention or Komikon 2017!
Komikon 2017 Expands
Manila, November 3, 2017 – Get ready for the biggest komiks event of 2017 with two days of fun-packed and over-flowing artistic creativity at the 13th Philippine Komiks Convention or Komikon 2017! Head over to the Bayanihan Center, Unilab Compound in Pasig City on November 11 (Saturday) from 10AM to 8PM and November 12 (Sunday) from 11AM to 7PM to get the latest and the freshest of our locally made comics. Prepare for two whole days of non-stop action with the following activities:
The Return of Summer Komikon 2016
Manila, April 11, 2016 – From a short break, the Summer Komikon 2016 is back in one day of fun-packed and over-flowing artistic creativity! Komiks fans will be trooping over to the Bayanihan Center, Unilab Compound in Pasig City on April 16 (Saturday) from 10AM to 7PM to get the latest and the freshest of our locally made comics. Get ready to heat up on the hottest komiks convention in the Philippines that will give you: Continue reading “Press Release: Summer Komikon 2016”
Summer is hot hot hot so to keep our cool, make sure to study and review the Summer Komikon 2016 Floor Plan and Directory before you go. Search for your favorite artists and sellers and plan your day around the activities available at the event (download the floor plan below). Continue reading “Summer Komikon 2016 Floor Plan with Directory”
So much komiks to buy, so many artists to meet. How can one possibly do all that in two days?
Don’t fret, check out the floorplans for this year’s Komikon 2015 and plan accordingly. Be reminded that entrance to the event opens at 10AM on Saturday and ends at 8PM. On Sunday, the event opens at 11AM and ends at 7PM. Continue reading “Komikon 2015: Floorplan and Directory”
Two-Days of Komiks Fun at Komikon 2015
Manila, November 10, 2015 – Get ready for the last and biggest komiks event of 2015 with two days of fun-packed and over-flowing artistic creativity at the 11th Philippine Annual Komiks Convention or Komikon 2015! Head over to the Bayanihan Center, Unilab Compound in Pasig City on November 14 (Saturday) from 10AM to 8PM and on November 15 (Sunday) from 11AM to 7PM to get the latest and the freshest of our locally made comics. It will be two whole days of non-stop action with the following activities:
-meet and greet of our special guests from the international comic scene – Valiant Comics artist Mico Suayan, Filipino Mangaka Ray ‘Raykosen’ Magbanua and local independent scene – Rommel ‘Omeng’ Estanislao, also a well-known clay-sculpturist, among others. Plus, group spotlight on Alamat Comics celebrating their 20 years;
-launching of the latest comic book titles by your favorite artists, with meet and greet with your favorite local comics creators at Hall A&B, plus upcoming local comics creators in the Independent Komiks Tiangge at Conference Rooms BCD;
-special comic panels: Comics Writing with Budjette Tan and Jamie Bautista; Self Publishing with Ace Vitangcol and Lyndon Gregorio; School of Comics with Emil Flores and Carl Javier; Crossing Platforms with Carlo Vergara and Paolo Herras; and Veteran Speak with Rico Rival and Danny Acuña at Conference Room E and F;
-signings and drawing commissions from your favorite international Filipino comics creators from Marvel, DC and Dynamite Comics (Stephen Segovia, Roy Allan Martinez, Ariel Padilla, Edgar Tadeo, Harvey Tolibao, Carlo Pagulayan, Heubert Michael, Jethro Morales, Geebo Vigonte, Ryan Pasibe, Dennis Crisostomo, Lui Antonio, Jomar Bulda, Omi Remalante) at the KomiksKalye at Conference Room F;
-international comics discussion and exchange of ideas with Germany’s Sascha Hommer and Spain’s Luis Perez Ortiz (together with Philippines’ Mark Lawrence Andres);
-free film screenings of Puti, the debut film of Mike Alcazaren, veteran commercial director and co-creator of new comic book series (soon to be film) Patay Kung Patay; and special episodes of Miko Livelo’s Tanods from TV5 Originals;
-awarding of contest winners: Gunship Revolution’s The Last Draw Challenge, and Komikon’s Silent Comics Creation Contest and Geek Fight: Komiks Edition;
Be sure to come in early to get freebies! Selling of entrance tickets start 30 minutes before at P100/day. Visit our website www.komikon.org for more details, like us at http://www.facebook.com/komikon.org and follow us at http://twitter.com/komikontweets , #komikon2015. You may also email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for information.
This event is presented to you by KOMIKON Inc., sponsored by Comic Odyssey, National Book Store and Jack ‘n Jill Chippy; with special thanks to Art Initiative, ArtWhale.ph, Quantum Amusement, adobo magazine, TV5 Originals: Tanods and event partners UP Grail, Komiket, Goethe Institut Manila, and Embassy of Spain in the Philippines.
To download our Press Release, please click here.
Don’t know what Indieket is? Then read about Indieket history here first before proceeding.
Missed Summer Komikon? Here is your chance to showcase your comics to eager comics fans and like-minded comics enthusiasts.
REGISTRATION and SPACE GUIDELINES for Komikon Indieket 2015
There are three options on how to participate:
Don’t get lost!
Check out where your favorite artists are located at the Komikon 2014 Floorplan!
Click on the image below for the full size. Continue reading “Komikon 2014 Floorplan, Directory & Schedule”
Bring Pilot Pens Frixion Man to life!
Join the Pilot Pens On-The-Spot Comic Strip Making Contest on November 15, 2014 at Komikon 2014 from 10AM to 3PM. Continue reading “Pilot Pens On-The-Spot Comic Strip Making Contest Komikon 2014”
Ten-Ten-Te-Ten at Komikon 2014
Manila, November 12, 2014 – With Christmas just a month away, why not give the gift of reading to your family and friends? Head out to the tenth Philippine Annual Komiks Convention or Komikon 2014 this November 15, 2014 from 10 am to 7pm at the Bayanihan Center, Unilab Compound in Pasig City for the latest and the freshest of our locally made comics. Continue reading “Press Release: Komikon 2014”