This 12 months’s New York Comedian Con seems to be a little bit totally different. As a result of coronavirus pandemic, all of NYCC 2020 has been moved on-line, in an occasion now dubbed “The Metaverse.”
That hasn’t stifled a line-up of sturdy panels. This 12 months’s slate consists of new seems to be at Hulu’s Marvel collection Helstrom and MODOK, the reboot of Animaniacs, three totally different Strolling Lifeless collection, and Netflix’s upcoming adaptation of the Grishaverse. That’s on high of the reunions set for all the pieces from Smallville to Misplaced.
And this 12 months, Polygon is getting in on the motion. We’ve programmed 5 distinctive panels for the YouTube-ready Metaverse, together with a peek at Paul W.S. Anderson’s upcoming Monster Hunter film, a have a look at the rise of Fall Guys as a go-to occasion recreation, a dialogue between the Avengers of video-essay-making, an in-depth dialog with the creators of the upcoming saga Star Wars: The Excessive Republic, and an Overwatch-like playthrough of Grownup Swim’s new D&D fifth Version growth primarily based on the animated collection Tigtone.
We’ve acquired all of your protection of the net NYCC — discover all of it right here when the panels start to premiere on Oct. 8.