[Convention] First Wave of Guests Announced for New York Comic Con 2018


New York Comic Con 2018 returns October 4th-7th. The ReedPOP Event being held at the Javits Center has just announced its first wave of guests to this year’s con and it’s shaping up very nicely!

NYCC 2018’s Entertainment Guests which have just been announced include Adam Savage, Ben Savage, Danielle Fishel, Jason David Frank, Josh Grelle, Mark Sheppard, Neil deGrasse Tyson, and Will Friedle!

NYCC 2018’s Comic Guests which have just been announced include Aaron Lopresti, Adriana Melo, Arthur Adams, Clay Mann, Donny Cates, Eduardo Pansica, Emanuela Lupacchino, Fábio Moon, Gabriel Bá, Gerry Duggan, Greg Capullo, Jae Lee, James Tynion IV, Jen Bartel, Joshua Williamson, Joyce Chin, Joëlle Jones, Ken Lashley, Louise Simonson, Mitch Gerads, Peter Tomasi, Robson Rocha, Rogê Antônio, Saladin Ahmed, Sam Humphries, Scott Snyder, Tom King, and Walter Simonson!

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Show Info

Dates: October 4-7, 2018

Location: New York City

  • Main Campus – Javits Center
  • Offsite Venues/Secondary Campus – Hulu Theater at Madison Square Garden, Hammerstein Ballroom at the Manhattan Center, and the Hudson Mercantile

Show Floor Hours:

  • Thursday: 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM*
  • Friday: 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM*
  • Saturday: 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM*
  • Sunday: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

*Artist Alley closes at 8:00 PM.

Panel Hours*:

  • Thursday: 10:30 AM – 10:00 PM
  • Friday: 10:30 AM – 10:00 PM
  • Saturday: 10:30 AM – 10:00 PM
  • Sunday: 10:30 AM – 5:00 PM

*Offsite venues are subject to different hours. They will be open approximately 45 minutes prior to the first panel of the day starting and closed immediately following the last panel/event of the day.

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Official show hashtag: #NYCC

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The NYCC Story

New York Comic Con is the East Coast’s largest pop culture convention and the only one that takes place in the comic book, publishing, media, and licensing capital of the world — Gotham City. We foster and provide a home for a unique, diverse community where fans can truly be themselves while celebrating the best pop culture has to offer. We create lifelong memories and experiences for fans to share with friends new and old. These experiences transcend beyond the walls of the Javits Center – throughout Hell’s Kitchen – and continue to live beyond the weekend of NYCC through online world of ReedPOP digital content.

The ReedPOP Story

ReedPOP started up back in 2006, and we’ve been on an epic ride ever since! From the very first New York Comic Con to launching and acquiring the coolest events all over the world, we’ve always stayed true to our core beliefs of always putting our fans first, creating killer events, and being as transparent and authentic as possible. We try our hardest to bring massive amounts of fun and excitement to the lives of our audience by creating content and experiences that are original, exciting, memorable, and exceptionally awesome. We run events all over the world including New York Comic Con (NYCC), Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo (C2E2), PAX West, East, South and Australia, Emerald City Comic Con (ECCC), MCM Comic Con, BookCon, Oz Comic Con, Eurogamer Expo (EGX), Comic Con India, Comic Con Paris, Comic Con Seoul, Comic Con Africa, Star Wars Celebration, and ComplexCon as well as some of the world’s leading gaming websites including Eurogamer, Rock Paper Shotgun, GamesIndustry and more. Here’s our full list of ReedPOP events.

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