Fan verification for New York Comic Con is open once again! Remember, you only have until July 8th to get registered!
Geek spaces like conventions should be accessible, inclusive, and diverse in order to become safe spaces for all.
We’ve compiled some of our favorite go-to snacks for conventions and everyday life. This is far from a comprehensive list, but it should hopefully get comic con attendees started. Planning snacks and food is almost as important as the convention schedule itself.
Coming up this Sunday, New York Comic Con will open up their badge presale to attendees who (1) were fan verified in 2016 or 2017 and (2) successfully rolled over their fan verification profile to this year’s system.
For the well-prepared and well-researched convention-goers, we’ve put together a list of some unconventional tips that you may or may not have heard before. Read through our list to see if you can’t pick up a new tip ahead of this year’s convention!
We will be hanging out with our friends over at publishing company A Wave Blue World, who will be promoting their latest anthology series as well as a host of other amazing comics they’ve published at Five Points Fest this weekend!
We think that Split Screens is one of the best festivals out there, particularly for television fans, and gives audiences a chance to experience the talent behind their favorite shows up close and personal. Check out the full schedule and buy tickets today!
There’s a lot of anxiety that happens at conventions, before, during, and even afterward. Remember, at the end of the day conventions are FUN, and there are ways to cope with the stress and convention anxiety to make the way for fun.
Good news: there is a possibility Nerd HQ may make a triumphant return this year at San Diego Comic-Con. During a live video Q&A on his Instagram, Zachary Levi shared that he was looking at a couple of venues for Nerd HQ this year.
In spite of the downfalls, before-the-convention exclusives lottery systems seem to be the only viable solution to the line problems that cons are seeing because of increased attendance. How will CCI and SDCC handle their potential new lottery system? We’ll find out!