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Comiket is a semi-annual dōjinshi fair, held in Tokyo, Japan. It is a convention for selling dōjinshi and self-published Japanese works. The attendance in winter of 2016 was over 550,000 people.

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What is COMITIA? Is it different than Comiket?

In Pixiv, sometimes I saw that as title. Here is the example: [ COMITIA119 ] 星の花束. Seems like it's a doujin. This is the first image (cover) - if anyone interested. I found from Google that Comitia ...
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What is the production process like for a doujinshi to be sold at Comiket?

Are there steps for a doujinka to take when making fan-made manga that would be sold at Comiket? For example, the Comiket would be held in April. When will they start making the doujin? Is the ...
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Cost for fan-made manga and artbook in Comiket?

There is a con in Japan called Comiket. This con is held twice a year. There are like a hundred of circles/booths that sell their merchandise. I wonder how much cost for the production of their fan-...
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What kind of drawing format is this? Pictures with litle box on top left

Sometimes I find art like these on Pixiv Sources: https://www.pixiv.net/member_illust.php?mode=medium&illust_id=29538975 https://www.pixiv.net/member_illust.php?mode=medium&illust_id=...
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In terms of Comiket-related metrics, what are the most popular franchises of all time? (Touhou and…?)

I would like to know what the most popular franchises of all time are, when viewed through the lens of Comiket. By "Comiket-related metrics", I mean things like: number of circles participating; ...
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What events usually happen at Comiket?

I only know Comiket from anime and manga: they usually sell their own doujinshi and do some cosplay. Is this the only thing that actually happens at Comiket or are there a lot more things that happen? ...