By Andrew Cohen
Where do we even begin? Like always, we had a blast at this year’s New York Comic Con 2014! Our Midtown Comics booth #2036 was constantly packed all weekend long with comic book fans of all ages—some new faces and some familiar faces as well! We also had the chance to interview some awesome cosplayers, some old friends of Midtown, and some Zombie crawlers! Read on for exclusive coverage of this year’s NYCC 2014!
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Gavin, Sam and Ted talk about their 2014 New York Comic Con experience last week in this double sized episode! At the con we got to talk to creators James Tynion and Eryk Donovan of Memetic, new Batgirl artist Babs Tarr, Cliff Chiang, Joe Quinones, Greg Pak, Amy Reeder, Brandon Montclare, Kieron Gillen, Jamie McKelvie, Matt Wilson, Anthony Del Col, and Matt Kindt. Dimitrios chatted with some cosplayers as their characters and we finally resolve a burning question that has been haunting us.
Then we you our top picks of the week and what we’re looking forward to next week and answer some listener questions.
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Ted, Sam, Gavin, Andrew, and Dimitrios talk all about the Midtown Comics events at New York Comic Con 2014 in this episode recorded earlier this week. We talk about our con experiences, our special wax figure at the con from our friends at Madame Tussuads, Cosplay Bingo, the panels that we’re looking forward to this weekend, and a reward for saying hi to us at the con. We talk our hot picks for next week and Dimitrios gives us a update on his Frankenstein Vs. Dracula comic!
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We hope everyone’s gearing up for this year’s New York Comic Con 2014! We have a number of fun exclusives, discounts, giveaways, and contests this year, with yet another way to win prizes in our first ever NYCC Cosplay Bingo!
With help from Comics and Cosplay, we present our new NYCC Cosplay Scavenger Hunt/Bingo contest! Learn how to enter below!
1. You have to follow both Midtown Comics (@MidtownComics) and Comics and Cosplay (@ComixNCosplay) on Twitter.
2. You have to take a picture with each cosplayer you find at the convention.
3. Tweet the picture to both @MidtownComics and @ComicxNCosplay .
4. Include the hashtag #CosBingo so we know its a contest entry.
5. We will announce the winners on twitter!
Cosplay Characters to find at the Con:
1. Ms Marvel
3. Dick Grayson
6. Gwen Stacy
7. Thor (Female)
8. Iron Man (Blue Suit)
9. Moon Knight
10. Captain America (Sam Wilson)
In honor of our brand new exclusive “I’m a Midtown Zombie” T-Shirt designed by Chris Bolson, we’re giving away 20 shirts to some lucky NYCC 2014 Attendees! To win a shirt, you must take place in our Midtown Comics “Zombie Crawl” on Saturday, October 11th at New York Comic Con booth #2036! Sound like a fun time? Learn how to enter below!
- The contest is now over, but you can still get added to the wait list by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org with proof of your Saturday NYCC 2014 passes!
- If you don’t make it on our list of 20, fear not! You can still participate in the crawl by purchasing our zombie shirt at the con!
- Those who are chosen will be asked to wear their new “I’m a Midtown Zombie” T-Shirts as well as zombie makeup (we’ll provide if needed) for the crawl.
- All 20 of us will then walk/crawl through the con in our T-Shirts and zombie makeup. We will likely be filmed by Midtown Comics and pose for photo opps as well.
- The best looking/acting zombies in the crawl will be awarded additional prizes!
- After the crawl, both the shirt and the memories are yours to keep!!
- Good luck, fellow Midtown Zombies!!