Forget the onset of summer tomorrow, the real news is that the fall event that everyone from little kids in Superman capes and diehard comic book fans to Sam and Dean cosplayers and gossip mongers angling for the latest news about upcoming blockbuster releases is nearly upon us.
ReedPOP, the folks who bring New York Comic Con to the Javits Center each October, have announced that 3-Day and Single Day passes will go on sale next Thursday, June 26 at 12 p.m. ET. The four day event, which runs Thursday, October 9 through Sunday, October 12, has exploded in popularity in the past few years, with early sellouts commonplace, and demand so high that counterfeit tickets becoming rampant.
Besides being available online, all NYCC tickets, including 4-Day, 3-Day and Single Day - including Kids tickets for the final day at an amazing $5 - will be available in comic book retailer locations later this summer.
As part of today's announcement, with demand expected to outstrip availability, ReedPOP said:
"Because New York Comic Con Tickets are in such high demand, we will have a virtual queue to make sure your NYCC Ticket buying experience is as painless as possible. Once it’s your turn, you will automatically be brought to the NYCC Tickets page. Remember, there’s a limited time frame available once you’ve made it to the front, so be sure to have your credit card info handy. And whatever you do, don’t hit refresh while you’re waiting! Refresh will automatically send you to the back of the line and no one likes to be sent to the back of the line. The page will automatically take you to the new NYCC Ticketing system when it’s your turn to purchase Tickets!"
You should also know:
* Limit of 6 Tickets per order.
* 3-Day Tickets are valid only for Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
* Sunday Kids Tickets are only valid on Sunday, October 12 for Kids ages 6-12.
* Pricing above does not include state or local states which are included at check out.
* 4-Day Tickets Include the New York Super Week Card.
4-Day tickets and VIP packages are already sold out.
So get them early and don't miss out NYCC fans. See you there!