What would the world be like without imagination? Ask the record number of over 500 thousand people who visit the most important comic fair in Italy and Europe.
Lucca comics & games is a parallel reality dedicated to comics, animation, games and video games. It has taken place between October and November each year since 1996, but icounting the original version of the International Comics Show, it has actually been going since 1966. It is a series of exhibitions, screenings, meetings with authors, world premieres, live role play and cosplay tournaments and shows, all dedicated to the comics and cartoon industry. The real stars of the event, who are to be found around the whole city arousing great excitement are the cosplayers, people dressed up as cartoon characters and comics of all kinds. For those few days the strange people are those wearing normal clothes!