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Lucca Comics & Games - the butterfly effect - ouverture primo poster dell'edizione 2024


This is how Lucca Comics & Games always begins, with the poster presentation, and as it always manages to impress.
There are three LC&G posters this year: one for each stage of approach to the festival, one for each act of Madame Butterfly in homage to Giacomo Puccini, whose death centenary falls this year, and all three dedicated to a great principle of chaos theory to which, for the transmediality typical of the festival, it immediately refers.

Butterfly Effect, Butterfly Effect, a play on words, music, science, assonances, narratives. Everything inside the creative chaos of Lucca Comics & Games.



Small changes that can lead to big revolutions, a theme that resonates perfectly with the innovative and creative spirit of Lucca Comics & Games.
To visually represent the three acts of this unique work of a great Master, another great Master, a true Sensei who between anime, video games and fine art embodies a melting pot of cultures and media: Yoshitaka Amano.

Yoshitaka Amano is a world-renowned Japanese artist known for his groundbreaking work in animation, video games, and contemporary art. He began his career in the 1970s with Tatsunoko Productions, contributing to such irreplaceable series as Gatchaman and Time Bokan. In the 1980s and 1990s, he became famous for his illustrations for the Final Fantasy video game series, which earned him international recognition.

Amano is also an acclaimed painter and sculptor, with works exhibited around the world.

As in the famous work, it begins with 


June 26 in Florence, the start of the dance with the press conference.
This inaugural moment is represented by a work that captures the energy and excitement of the start of the festival.

Lucca comics and games 2024 - primo poster


And now we just have to wait for the next episodes....

The second act, "Crescendo," symbolizes the path and evolution that will lead to the highlight of the event, with the press conference to be held in September in Milan.

the culmination of the festival itself. At this stage, Amano's work reflects the apotheosis of creativity and passion that is Lucca Comics & Games, a riot of colors, sounds and emotions that concludes this extraordinary experience.