Comicave, world’s largest pop-culture retail & distribution outlet to unveil exclusive collectibles at MEFCC ‘15

Comicave is gearing up to unleash pop-culture superhero collections exclusively for the Middle East region

 

Dubai, UAE, April 6, 2015: Al Ahli Holding Group, a multi-diversified international conglomerate will be showcasing exclusive collectibles through its subsidiary, Comicave at the Middle East Film & Comic Con 2015, where newly designed collectibles for the Middle East region will be unveiled.

Comicave, the world’s largest comic books and collectibles retail and distribution destination based in Dubai will unveil a special collection of products, customised exclusively for the Middle East region that would not be available anywhere else in the world.

“Since its recent launch, Comicave has continued to wow audiences not only from the Middle East region, but it has drawn international eyeballs too for its unique concept, design and providing an immersive pop-culture experience consisting of comics, movies, collectibles, toys, gaming and animation. The concept destination at the Dubai Outlet Mall has also begun drawing Dubai tourists, making Comicave a must-see destination. Through our participation in the MEFCC ’15 we will be highlighting the Comicave brand and unveiling exclusive collectibles designed for the Middle East market,” said Mr. Mohammed Khammas, CEO, AAHG.

At MEFCC, Comicave will unveil the regional exclusive edition figure of Spider Man manufactured for the ME region by Medicom Toy. The list of exclusive releases also includes merchandise, t-shirts, bags, plushes (soft toys) by Marvel, collections that were only previously sold in the USA. Further, Comicave will release an exclusive Naruto statue manufactured by Gecco and an exclusive Ryuko figure from the anime series KILLAKILL, manufactured by Medicom Toy. The company will also be showcasing new and upcoming products and prototypes from all our partners.

Besides this, the store will also make exciting announcements, including its recent successful partnership with over five top international collectible brands. For the first time, Comicave will also house pop-culture accessories that would be officially launched at the MEFCC exhibition. Comicave will announce its licensed products by DC, Disney, Marvel, Transformers, Star Wars and even a TV show ‘Sons of Anarchy.’ In addition, it will also feature limited edition art prints, original artwork and autographed prints at the show.
The Comicave zone at the exhibition will be alive and kicking with many special discounts, offers and flash sales on some of the most sought after products, competitions and contests, autograph signing and interaction with leading international and regional celebrities, along with many exciting giveaways and prizes that are in store.

Although the big celebrity names have been kept under wraps at the moment, Comicave revealed the names of two icons that would be greeting fans and signing autographs exclusively at the Comicave booth. “The Comicave booth will feature Des Taylor’s upcoming comic book and we will have him over to autograph posters for customers. Alongside would be Dubai-based Indian comic book artist and filmmaker Ashraf Ghori AKA the man behind UAE’s first CGI science fiction film Levity Xero Error Minus 1, leading graphic artist Livio Ramondelli and, Jonathan Bolerjack who would be featuring his work and exclusive prints for our fans,” said Ms. Yasmin Mohammed, General Manager, Comicave.

On the sidelines of the event, Comicave also plans to announce its ecommerce portal that would initially help fans from Middle East, North Africa and India buy their favourite products online, even as the company plans for global expansion.
Comicave will exhibit their products at BOOTH#8D at MEFCC between 9 and 11 April, 2015.

 

COMICAVE SPECIALS – Highlights

Comicave’s MEFCC presence will have a host of exciting things for fans…

  • DES TAYLOR
    Exclusive opportunity for fans to watch him design a variant cover for his upcoming comic book LIVE at the Comicave booth where fans can get it signed by him too.
  • JONATHAN BOLERJACK
    Jonathan brings in exclusive special art prints on metal plates and artwork signed by Stan Lee exclusively for Comicave fans.
  • LIVIO RAMONDELLI
    Livio’s exclusive artwork for Comicave fans will be launched at MEFCC and the artist will sign the prints for ardent fans too.
  • ASHRAF GHORI
    The buzz is that Ashraf will most likely put up his latest artwork of Judge Dredd for fans at the Comicave booth

PRODUCT RELEASES

  • SPIDER-MAN 2 FIGURE FROM MEDICOM TOY
    Comicave exclusive: Being launched at MEFCC
  • MARVEL MERCHANDISE
    Official limited edition Marvel Merchandise, never before released in the region
  • FRAMED AVENGERS LITHOGRAPH
    Limited edition Comicave exclusive signed by none other than Stan Lee himself!
  • DR. WHO VARIANT COVER
    Exclusive Comicave variant cover of the popular series

NEW PARTNERSHIPS

WETA
Comicave is bringing the one ring that rules them all from the ‘Lord of the Rings’ trilogy to MEFCC. This gold plated item is sure to impress the fans!

SALESONE
Comicave will be introducing a new line of accessory products from Salesone including rings, necklaces, bracelets, earrings and the likes from MARVEL, DC Comics, TRANSFORMERS, SONS OF ANARCHY and STAR WARS.

About Al Ahli Holding Group (www.alahliholdinggroup.com)
Al Ahli Holding Group is a multi-diversified international conglomerate with over four decades of successfully dealing with business activities ranging from real estate to turnkey construction, engineering and infrastructure, retail and trading, technology and logistics, lifestyle and fitness, entertainment, hospitality and innovative developments. With great passion and a very active portfolio in the entertainment industry, AAHG operates innovative and ground-breaking projects in the UAE. Amongst its portfolio, AAHG owns Dubai Outlet Mall which is the first unique outlet mall concept in the Middle East; constructed major landmarks in the Eastern region of UAE; holds the exclusive largest franchise rights to US-based Gold’s Gym International in the Middle East and Africa; established Al Ahli Plastics, one of Middle East’s largest plastic manufacturing companies; holds rights to publish comics and activity books belonging to Marvel, Warner Bros., DC Comics and Sanrio and recently opened Comicave, the world’s largest comic and super hero collectibles store at Dubai Outlet Mall and launched Singapore-based Comicave Studios, a manufacturer of high-end collectibles and toys. Across its multi-entertainment based platforms, AAHG has strategic alliances with Fox Studios, Marvel-Disney, Sony Pictures, Warner Bros., and other leading Hollywood studios. With around 9,000 employees, AAHG is headquartered in the UAE, with representative offices across 20 countries globally.

For further enquiries please contact:

Maryam Ensan
PR Manager, AAHG
Contact Number: 0097144234666 | 00971554178959
Email: Maryam@alahligroup.com