22 Oct, 2014

Midtown Comics at New York Comic Con 2014!

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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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09 Oct, 2014

Midtown Comics Podcast Episode 12

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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 TussuadsCosplay 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!

Leave us any questions or suggestions on our Twitter, Facebook or email podcast@midtowncomics.  Leave us a voicemail and we’ll play it on the show!  980-MID-TOWN

As always visit midtowncomics.com for all the comics we talked about on this episode and have them delivered straight to your door!

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07 Oct, 2014

New York Comic Con Cosplay Bingo!

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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!

Contest Rules:

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!
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Cosplay Characters to find at the Con:
1. Ms Marvel
2. Batgirl
3. Dick Grayson
4. Angela
5. Silk
6. Gwen Stacy
7. Thor (Female)
8. Iron Man (Blue Suit)
9. Moon Knight
10. Captain America (Sam Wilson)

24 Sep, 2014

Midtown Comics at New York Comic Con 2014! Exclusives, Contests, and New Wax Figure from Madame Tussauds New York!

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We’re back for another fun-filled weekend at New York Comic Con 2014! Midtown Comics’ booth #2036 is THE place to be at NYCC as we present EIGHT  new variant comic book covers, FOUR new exclusive T-shirts, THREE exclusive Batman New Era Hats,  a Hawkeye wax figure from Madame Tussauds New York , and a number of contests, prizes, discounts, and more!

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22 Sep, 2014

Midtown Comics Zombie Crawl T-Shirt Contest!

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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!

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  • The contest is now over, but you can still get added to the wait list by emailing marketing@midtowncomics.com 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!!

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Midtown Comics is giving you one LAST CHANCE to win a pair of 4-Day Passes to New York Comic Con 2014! NYCC 2014 takes place October 9th-12th at the Javits Center in Manhattan. This contest will last from 09/22/14 – 10/06/14. Please do not enter the contest if you won’t be able to attend the convention this year. You can only enter the contest once, but can build up more entries by Liking our page on Facebook, Following us on Twitter, Following us on Pinterest, and Tweeting at us daily about the contest. You can also now gain more entries by referring your friends or signing up for our newsletter as well! Read on for more details below:

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  1. In order to enter the contest, you must Like our Midtown Comics page on Facebook.
  2. You must also be following us on Twitter.
  3. To earn additional entries and increase your chances of winning, you can tweet, “I entered to win a pair of 4-Day @NY_Comic_Con 2014 tickets from @MidtownComics! #NYCC bit.ly/1uyLVHh”. You can then submit the URL of your tweet to Rafflecopter. Please note, that you can only tweet this once per day.
  4. You can also refer friends to gain additional entries.
  5. Signing up for our newsletter will also gain you an entry.
  6. You can follow us on Pinterest as well!

Thank you for entering, and good luck! The winner will be notified around 3pm on 10/06/14