Whyt was flown out to Dubi and had the honor of joining a ton of amazing artists as they spent 3 whole days hosting panels, workshops, and even sketch battles – which Whyt won one of I might add.
What is Storm the Block?
Storm the Block is Sandstorm’s annual, 3-Day, comic book community event that brings together 100+ of the best in the international and regional comic book scene to create, collaborate, educate, and celebrate.
Sandstorm is a dedicated comics studio that focuses on developing local talent, investing in new and unique home-grown IP, advancing the work of content creators, and using the comic book platform to showcase authentic and unique stories from the region.
Whyt’s Experience at the Show
Whyt had a blast during his time at the event. Describing his experience, Whyt expressed,
“Storm the Block was fun and very diverse. The first of it’s kind in Abu Dhabi and I was honored to be a part of it! I got to meet many fans, YouTube subscribers and fellow artists and professionals from all over the world.”
The event was a resounding success, and we eagerly anticipate next year’s edition. For more event highlights, check out @stormtheblock on Instagram. Don’t forget to explore @whytmanga and his incredible series Apple Black, which is now four volumes strong!