Special Edition: New York City 2015: On The Waterfront

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For the second year, ReedPOP has hosted a comics-focused mini-con on the Hudson River: Special Editon: New York City, promoted as “a pure celebration of comic book culture created specifically for die-hard comic book fans, creators and publishers!” Which, it was.  It was the size of MoCCA Fest (and recalled those shows at the Armory), and almost […]

Convention Center Scorecard: Vienna Waits for Reed POP in November 2015

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While fans were cursing the fates here in the U.S. as they tried to score tickets to New York Comic Con, fans in Austria were jubilant over the announcement of Vienna Comic Con, scheduled for 21-22 November at the Vienna Messe. Why is there a Ferris wheel in the logo?  It’s a nearby landmark, and […]

So how do you throw a Comic-Con in China, anyway?


  So, ReedPOP adds another show to their already crazy schedule, in China!  (Scroll down to the bottom to see the calendar!  Next up: Emerald City!) Here are some tidbits, for those who enjoy this sort of thing….

ReedPOP launches in China with Shanghai Comic Con


Yesterday we learned that New Jersey is getting a comic-con…and so is China! ReedPOP is launching the Shanghai Comic Convention which will be held in just two months, May 16 and 17th at the Shanghai Convention & Exhibition Center of International Sourcing.

NYCC’14: NYCC Staff Q&A: Complaints, Compliments, and Concerns from Attendees

Once again, Lance Fensterman and staff appeared at the end of the show to hear feedback from attendees. For the first time, there was a queue before the actual panel, and the room had a good attendance. Who else was on the panel? Jackie Williams, Brand Marketing Manager Peter Tatara, International Director, Content and Marketing […]

Comic Con India teams with ReedPop


According to a forwarded email, ReedPOP, the event company that throws New York Comic Con, C2E2, PAX and many other popular fan events, has expanded its international reach by teaming with Comic Con India, which launched three years ago and now throws shows in Mumbia, Hyderabad, Bangalore and Delhi. (The Bangalore show is the weekend […]

Preview: Special Edition: NYC—including all the programming


The sprawling New York Comic Con gets a little brother with Special Edition, a cartoonist-centric show held in the north hall of the Javits Center. The idea for the show, as I understand it, is that Artist Alley at NYCC was such a hit why not have a summer show that was just creators without […]