Less than a month after this year’s Comic-Con was canceled — for the first time in the event’s history — organizers have pivoted to a digital convention in its stead.
“Coming soon… Free parking, comfy chairs, personalized snacks, no lines, pets welcome, badges for all and a front-row seat to Comic-Con @ Home,” a video teases, though there’s no word on any programming lineup just yet.
Virtual Events has been a new venture many conventions, concerts, church services, and more have been doing to get by since the COVID-19 Epidemic.
Earlier this year, SDCC 2020 attendees were able to transfer their badges to 2021 or request a refund.
Comic-Con’s cancellation came after plans for WonderCon Anaheim, which had been set for April, were scrapped. No details have been released yet about the digital Comic-Con, but HipsterZOMBIEJoint Experience will keep you updated as this story develops…