With a tip of the name to my colleague and collaborator Steven Grant, here’s a wholly biased pro-New York Comic-Con comparison to San Diego, even though NYCC still owes me a refund from their first year.
And now I’m presenting it again for you as a prose wednesday entry because even the internet goes into reruns sometimes.
That fact likely explains why some enlightened geeks prefer the New York Comic-Con (starting today) to the bloated San Diego institution. With recent mutterings about mainstream Hollywood culture co-opting the nerdfest for its own commercial uses, more loyalists are sure to defect to the East Coast.
Read on to see why New York Comic-Con is our new favorite convention in this completely biased, unfair comparison.