comic market economic effect

Economic effect of comic market(doujinshi)

Comic market(comi-ke) is Japanese biggest Exhibition and sale of doujinshi(Fanzine: Magazine published by fan: Fan fiction).

550,000 people gather within 3 days, and the economic effect is told "18 billion yen(about USD 162 million)".

There are many works that drew original stories based on animation, cartoon and game.

Comic market is held twice a year (August and December).