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21st Bucheon International Comics Festival

Theme : Comics, and Beyond
Webtoons are loved by a wide mainstream audience and is expanding its scope by being combined with movies, dramas, and performances. In line with the development of the comic industry, this year's theme of the festival was chosen as "Comics, and Beyond." Through the festival, the natural aesthetics of comics and the convergence of various areas will be explored to imagine "Comics, and Beyond."
2nd Gyeonggi International Cosplay Festival
The 2nd Gyeonggi International Cosplay Festival will be held in the Bucheon International Comic Festival. Renown international cosplayers and the best Korean cosplayers will compete in the International Cosplay Championship and on the evening of August 18, citizens can enjoy the world cartoon themed cosplay parade on the road near Bucheon City Hall.
Outline 21st Bucheon International Comics Festival
• Date : 2018. Aug. 15.(Wed) ~ Aug. 19.(Sun) / 5 days
• Location : Korean Manhwa Museum and Bucheon Visual Culture Complex area
• Theme : Comics, and Beyond
• Official Event : Opening Ceremony
• Exhibition : Theme Exhibition l Special Exhibition l Featured Exhibition l Award Winning Exhibition
• Bucehon International Comics Fair : Comics Market
• Gyeonggi International Cosplay Festival : City Cosplay parade, Cosplay Championship(Performance, Pose Show, Dance show categories)
• Participation Event : Artist autograph sessions, Webtoon concert, Cartoon OST Concert, BICOF Busking, Children’s Amusement Park, etc.
Host Korean Manhwa Contents Agency
Supervision Bucheon International Comic Festival Management Committee
Sponsor Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, Ministry of Health and Welfare, Gyeonggi Province, Bucheon City
Homepage www.bicof.com


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