Romics Comic-books Contest April 2020

The unmissable spring event to keep up with the latest news from the Italian Publishers is now going back to Romics.


The Comic books Contest, now reached its nineteenth edition, under the patronage of Centro per il libro e la lettura, autonomous institute of Ministry of Cultural Heritage, is an important showcase for spreading, promoting and presenting the most relevant publishing products released from January 1 to December 31, 2019.


Romics provides a large space with the aim of offering a greater visibility to Italian and international illustrators: an exhibition dedicated to the books taking part in the competition, where the works will be available to public and a live performance area reserved to comics.


A quality jury, composed of sector experts and personalities from the publishing world will select the following prizes :


Gran Premio Romics

 Special Jury Award

Best Book of Anglo American school

Best Book of European school

Best Book of Japanese school

Best Book of Italian school

Best Book of South American school

Best Reprint

Best Series

Best Children and Young Adult Book

Best Digital Comics

New Talents Award


The Award Ceremony of the Romics Comic-books Contest will be held on Sunday 5 April.