Romics Comic-books Contest - The quality jury

The long-awaited spring event to keep up with the latest news of Italian publishers makes its retun.

The Romics Comic books Contest is an important showcase for publicizing, promoting and presenting the most significant publishing products from the world of comics released from the 1st January  2016 until the present.

With the aim of offering an increasing visibility to Italian and international illustrators, Romics provides a wide space for the competing books: an exhibition organized within the event where all books may be consulted by visitors and the presence in the catalogue , on the site and on the social media.

The quality jury, composed of sector experts and prominent personalities from the world of comics is already working  to select among the many titles in competition the following prizes:

Grand Prix Romics
Special Jury Prize
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 Edition
New Talents Award


We are glad to introduce you the Quality Jury of the 16th edition of Romics Comic-books Contest:

Enrico Fornaroli (director of Accademia di Belle Arti di Bologna)
Piero Melati (journalist, comic-books expert) 
Romano Montroni (president of Centro per il libro e la lettura – CEPELL)


The award ceremony of Romics Comic-books Contest  will be held on Sunday 09 April at Pala Romics.


Stay tuned in order to know the selected titles and immerse with us in these great works that Italian publishers make available to engage their audiences!