With a comic book reading app, TBS Planet aims to make graphic novels mainstream

Have graphic novels and comic books come of age in India? In this digital age of Snapchat and Instagram stories, the interest in reading books offline seems to be dipping. But can comic book apps engage and hook readers and help them enjoy the best of both worlds? Bengaluru-based Thought Bubble Studios (TBS) aspires to… Read More With a comic book reading app, TBS Planet aims to make graphic novels mainstream

Comic Con India founder Jatin Varma has won the ‘Young Entrepreneur’ of the year award at Entrepreneur Magazine Awards

Comic Con India founder Jatin Varma has won the Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award at Entrepreneur Magazine Awards 2017. Earlier this month, Comic Con India bagged three prizes at WOW Awards 2017 under Event Intellectual Properties. Comic Con India was honoured with Gold Trophies in Exhibition of the Year and Best Lifestyle Property of… Read More Comic Con India founder Jatin Varma has won the ‘Young Entrepreneur’ of the year award at Entrepreneur Magazine Awards

Comic-strip characters try to reach children in India before traffickers do

CHENNAI, India (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Mohan is a handsome man who tells fascinating tales of city life to Rani and Manai, young girls living in the squalor of a relief camp in the eastern Indian state of Assam. This is fiction. But these characters star in a comic book that illustrates the very real… Read More Comic-strip characters try to reach children in India before traffickers do