Now that the tickets have all gone on sale and actually sold completely out for this years NY Comic Con, I wanted to share the occasional important press release that I received. I’m doing this to keep you apprised of all the additions and offerings that this years event will be presenting to fandom. It’s such a massive event that its expanded into a sort of citywide takeover. Check out this bit of news below.
New York Comic Con Continues to Expand Content throughout New York City
NORWALK, CT – July 12, 2016 – ReedPOP, the world’s leading producer of pop culture events, today announced the debut lineup of ticketed NYCC Presents events taking place throughout the week of New York Comic Con. In its first year, NYCC Presents will keep the party going in New York City by bringing passionate Fans to various venues all over Manhattan and Brooklyn such as the Hammerstein Ballroom, Hudson Mercantile, Rock Bar NYC and Littlefield. NYCC Presents will have dozens of events including: live podcasts, gaming challenges, screenings, concerts, dance parties and more. The events, which are each individually ticketed, will take place October 3 – 9, 2016 leading up to and through the biggest and most exciting popular culture convention on the East Coast, New York Comic Con.
NYCC Presents is the ultimate fandom celebration offering Fans even more content from their favorite comic books, music, gaming, film, television and so much more. The initial list of NYCC Presents event include:
• Game Grumps Live Episode – SOLD OUT
• A Shipwreck Fan Fiction Competition
• Stuff You Missed In History Class Live
• Doctor Who Costume Contest and Trivia
• Tales From the Toybox
• Rock Comic Con
• One Trek Mind Live
“NYCC Presents is the result of two amazing years of immersive and unique Fan events around New York City through New York Super Week. The demand for more content has extended beyond New York Comic Con and this is an opportunity to provide additional programming to Fans that might not have been able to get Tickets for NYCC,” said Lance Fensterman, Senior Global Vice President at ReedPOP. “We want to give our Fans the greatest experience possible and give them as much content as we can, while also providing opportunities to see other parts of the city.”
Fans must purchase individual tickets for each NYCC Presents event. New York Comic Con Badges do not include access to these events. Additional exciting details about NYCC Presents events, talent, and sponsors will be revealed in the coming weeks. For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit NewYorkComicCon.com/NYCCPresents.