Holy Crap, New York Comic-Con Is Bigger Than San Diego Comic-Con

It's happened! The recently wrapped New York Comic-Con has just dethroned the San Diego Comic-Con as the biggest comic convention in America, with over 150,000 attendees this past weekend — as compared to San Diego's perennial max of 130,000. » 10/14/14 9:40am 10/14/14 9:40am

How New York Comic Con has shown us a wonderful future for Comics

You hear it about Comic Cons every year - "It's not about the comics any more". Sure, the rise of alternate media at Comic Cons is a big thing, and NYCC 2014 was no exception - but this year more than ever recently, it also feels like it was about looking ahead to the bright future for the Comics industry and its fans. » 10/13/14 3:00pm 10/13/14 3:00pm

The Very Best Cosplay From New York Comic-Con 2014

New York Comic-Con cosplayers, you did a hell of a job this weekend. This convention had some seriously legendary cosplay, along with a whole lotta Saga and Guardians of the Galaxy awesomeness. Here is a collection of the best of the best cosplay that we spied at NYCC. » 10/13/14 10:00am 10/13/14 10:00am

This Season of Walking Dead Will Be "Devastating," Again

New York Comic-Can gathered the cast of The Walking Dead together only to make them cry and promise to break all our hearts again in what will be an absolutely "devastating" year. » 10/11/14 7:30pm 10/11/14 7:30pm

New York Comic Con Signs Declare 'Cosplay Is Not Consent'

Attendees at this week's New York Comic Con have been pleasantly greeted with large and clear signs that declare "Cosplay Is Not Consent" and ask individuals to refrain from touching or photographing others without asking first. » 10/09/14 3:50pm 10/09/14 3:50pm

An Open Letter to New York Comic-Con: Protect Our Secret Identities!

Last weekend at New York Comic-Con, a lot of attendees found themselves tweeting ecstatically about the convention — without having written those tweets, because NYCC had hijacked people's social media accounts that were linked to their badges. In this open letter, the Electronic Frontier Foundation explains why… » 10/15/13 12:16pm 10/15/13 12:16pm

The Absolute Best Cosplay From New York Comic-Con 2013

New York Comic-Con is over, but the amazing cosplay that we saw there will be burned in our brains forever. Here it is the very BEST of the cosplay we saw on the floor of NYCC. It's pretty awesome. » 10/14/13 1:24pm 10/14/13 1:24pm

Mulder and Scully returned for an awkward conversation at Comic-Con

At The X-Files panel at this past weekend's New York Comic-Con, David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson were asked to do a little improv as Agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully, respectively. Duchovny took immediate charge, making it a phone call and making it weird. » 10/14/13 8:40am 10/14/13 8:40am

New Sleepy Hollow footage changes everything!

Sleepy Hollow debuted the first half of an upcoming episode at New York Comic-Con this weekend and it revealed a whole new twist for the characters. Spoilers ahead. » 10/13/13 2:00pm 10/13/13 2:00pm

S.H.I.E.L.D. may show Agent Coulson's mysterious Cellist Lover

Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. showed up to New York Comic-Con and screened the entire next episode, which, had some pretty funny parts. But the real gem we gleaned from the NYCC panel was what was implied. » 10/12/13 6:43pm 10/12/13 6:43pm

Walking Dead casts Eugene and a badass Abraham

Walking Dead's big New York Comic-Con announcement? They've found their Abraham. It's Bull from Band of Brothers... so the crush continues. Plus they've cast the mullet-ed Eugene as well! » 10/12/13 6:01pm 10/12/13 6:01pm

Behold, the first new Star Wars character since the Disney takeover

The brand new Star Wars animated series Star Wars Rebels just released the very first, all new villain for the Empire. Take a gander at the Inquisitor. » 10/12/13 1:09pm 10/12/13 1:09pm

What Ron D. Moore changed (and kept) in the Outlander TV series

At New York Comic-Con, Ron D. Moore shared the first change he's going to make to his TV adaptation of Diana Gabaldon's Outlander. But trust us, it's a good thing. » 10/12/13 9:15am 10/12/13 9:15am

That's not Cosplay. That's the REAL Cally from Battlestar Galactica

We caught actor Nicki Clyne at New York Comic-Con in her FULL Callandra Tyrol uniform. Yes, people, that is the actual suit she wore for Ron D. Moore's Battlestar Galactica. » 10/11/13 2:53pm 10/11/13 2:53pm

Vampire Academy is actually A LOT funnier than we expected

The biggest draw for the latest vampire movie isn't the hot young things starring it it, it's the two middle-aged Waters Brothers. The director from Mean Girls and writer of Heathers combined their powers to steal the thunder from the baby vamps on stage at New York Comic-Con. And thank god for it. » 10/11/13 10:40am 10/11/13 10:40am

The Tomorrow People sizzle reel teases the entire mutant-filled season

Last night New York Comic-Con screened the pilot for the masses, and afterwards they debuted a little sizzle reel that teases what's going to happen in farther on down the road. So far so good. » 10/11/13 7:20am 10/11/13 7:20am

Pimp2-D2 is the newest, greatest action figure in the galaxy

This is real. This is happening. Somehow, some way, Manly Art is producing this amazing Pimp2-D2 figure as an exclusive at this weekend's New York Comic-Con. It's $50 (AND YOU BETTER HAVE HIS MONEY) but I wouldn't worry about it because this droid is going to sell out almost instantly. » 10/08/13 1:40pm 10/08/13 1:40pm

The Absolute Best Cosplay from New York Comic-Con 2012

New York Comic-Con is officially over, but the glorious cosplay images live on forever! We saw a whole heap of crazy innovative costumes this year such as Lady Blue Beetle, a gang of Neverending Story cosplayers, a few Korras, and a laser-eyed Superman. » 10/15/12 2:12pm 10/15/12 2:12pm

True Blood, Spawn, and Darwyn Cooke's Outfit are NYCC's bestselling…

Comic book fans hit the floor at NYCC's Javits Center, eager to put the "comic" in Comic Con. From classics like Spawn to TV adaptations like True Blood to up-and-comers like The Outfit, here's convention-goers most wanted comics. » 10/10/10 6:06pm 10/10/10 6:06pm

Yoda was originally played by a monkey in a mask, and other secrets of…

Before Yoda was a Muppet, the makers of Empire Strikes Back considered casting a monkey as the movie's spiritual center. Plus the lost Wampa raid on the rebel base, and the original portrayer of Palpatine finally revealed after thirty years! » 10/10/10 10:30am 10/10/10 10:30am