Comic convention enthralls fans in Karachi
The three day convention with the name of ‘Dastaan-e-Pakistan Comic Convention ended on Sunday provided comic fans of the city to engage with local comic and graphic artists like Syed Jeem, Babrus Khan and Areesha Khawaja.
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Concept artist Raheel Ahmad Khan impressed everyone with “The Lost Gem of Moen-jo-Daro”, a story of a boy’s adventure who visits ruins of Mohenjo Daro and accidently finds a secret passage that nobody has ever found. Inside, he finds a gem which contains some strange energy and when it touches water it opens wormholes that allow one to travel back in time.
Mugs and T-shirts with local and foreign comic icons along with DC and Marvel comics were being sold at stalls. The true highlight of the event was mugs and t-shirts painted with the evergreen Uncle Sargam and Ainak Wala Jin’s Nastoor.
Comic fans graced the event with a necessary Cosplay portraying characters they love.