With the current state of the world, large public gatherings have been canceled and with NYCC 2020 on the horizon, its physical appearance was likely to be next. Reedpop confirmed the news today that NYCC 2020 has been canceled but a digital event will happen.

Reedpop confirmed the news today, stating a digital-only event will happen exclusively on YouTube.

From October 8-11, the New York Comic Con YouTube channel will exclusively live stream panels from leading entertainment brands. Starz will bring the epic American Gods, CBS All Access will feature the legendary Star Trek Universe, DreamWorks Animation will showcase the best of television animation, and Hulu & FX will add to the slate of exciting programming for fans worldwide. More news will be made in the coming weeks about content including premieres, announcements, fan contests and more.

This year’s NY Comic Con will still host a variety of panels and events. With exclusive personal meet and greets, live Q and As, personalized autographs, videos, and professional workshops. All through YouTube’s live-streaming services.

ReedPop will also give fans the opportunity for experiences that will get them up-close and personal with meet & greets, live Q&As, personalized autographs, videos, and professional workshops. And while fans won’t be able to stroll the Show Floor and Artist Alley aisles at Javits this year, ReedPop is creating a virtual marketplace for fans to explore where exhibitors and creators will share their newest items. There will be more information on these exciting fan developments unveiled in the coming weeks.

NYCC 2020 will start this October 8th and end October 11th.

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