Fenil Comics Launch Comic Book ‘Mukhbir’ at Comic Fest India.
At Comic Fest India 2013, Gujarat based Fenil Comics launched ‘Mukhbir’, 32 pages, Hindi comic book. The story line of this comic revolves around crime fighter and superhero, Saurabh Saxena, who takes the responsibility of bursting the racket of oil mafias. The government officials are puppets of the oil mafia don ANNA GOLMAAL, who runs the oil racket. “MUKHBIR FAKIRA” collects information about oil mafias and helps Saurabh to burst their racket.
Also at the fest, Fenil Comics, also unveiled the first look of their upcoming television series Jasoos Balram, which is based on their superhero comic book based on the same character. On the other hand, their comic book series “Naadaan 10 ka Dum” bagged nomination at this fest’s Kalpana Lok Awards 2013 in the Best Penciler and Best Web Comics category.
Speaking to AnimationXpress.com about the idea behind creating this book, Fenil Sherdiwala, Founder of Fenil Comics, says, “My vision with this book is to bring to light the racket of oil mafias.”
Published by Fenil Comics, and aimed at the youth of India and north Indian and middle Indian states, the book is priced at INR 40.
Sharing more on the book, Fenil says, “It was two years ago that I watched a news piece on OIL MAFIAS, read some and it so very much impressed me that I decided to develop this concept further by adding my own imagination.”
The book is Written and Calligraphy done by Fenil, Penciler is Gaurav Shrivastav, Color brought out by Zakir Hussain and Edited by Bipin Sherdiwala. Artworks of ‘Mukhbir’ were initially drawn and then colored and calligraphy done using Adobe Photoshop.
“Interpreting real life incidents using our imagination was a challenge.” Informs more