Mumbai hosted an action packed Film and Comics Convention

Mumbai hosted an action packed Film and Comics Convention

The 1st ever action packed Mumbai Film and Comics Convention organized by Comic Con India attracted thousands of fans from all age groups over the weekend of October 20-21 at World Trade Centre, Cuffe Parade, Mumbai. With the increasing synergy between films and comics, Comic Con India found Mumbai to be the ideal place to introduce the brand new convention – ‘Mumbai Film & Comics Convention’. An event dedicated to Comics, films and everything in…

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ACK MEDIA launches Tinkle’s 600th issue, a collector’s edition

ACK MEDIA launches Tinkle’s 600th issue, a collector’s edition

ACK Media, India’s leading Education and Entertainment company, which owns some of the most loved brands like Amar Chitra Katha, Tinkle, Karadi Tales and Brainwave, launched the landmark 600th edition of the kid’s favorite comic magazine ‘Tinkle’. One of the few kids magazines in India, to have reached the 600th edition, Tinkle 600 is a collector’s edition and will be available at all bookstores and stands @ Rs. 60 from 1st August onwards. “The launch…

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Amar Chitra Katha and Cartoon Network’s 3D film SONS OF RAM – HEROES WILL RISE to release in Diwali 2012

Amar Chitra Katha and Cartoon Network’s 3D film SONS OF RAM – HEROES WILL RISE to release in Diwali 2012

45 years after launching India’s path breaking comic book, the legendary Amar Chitra Katha (ACK), in association with Cartoon Network, will release its first feature film on 2 November 2012 titled SONS OF RAM – HEROES WILL RISE. A special 3D teaser will hit theatres this month with the release of ‘Ice Age: Continental Drift.’ SONS OF RAM, written and directed by Kushal Ruia, comes from the award winning team at ACK Animation Studios. The…

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Amar Chitra Katha forays into the genre of Contemporary Classics with the launch of ‘The Blue Umbrella’ – stories by Ruskin Bond

Amar Chitra Katha forays into the genre of Contemporary Classics with the launch of ‘The Blue Umbrella’ – stories by Ruskin Bond

Amar Chitra Katha announced its foray into the genre of Contemporary Classics with the launch of its new title ‘The Blue Umbrella’ – Stories by Ruskin Bond. Commenting on the inclusion of contemporary Indian literature in the comics format Ms. Reena Puri, Editor, Amar Chitra Katha, said, “We already have a section called ‘Indian Classics’ which has stories by Kalidasa, Shudraka and Harsha amongst others. We thought a section on contemporary children’s writing would complete…

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