This 12 months’s New York Comedian Con appears somewhat 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 contains new appears at Hulu’s Marvel sequence Helstrom and MODOK, the reboot of Animaniacs, three totally different Strolling Useless sequence, and Netflix’s upcoming adaptation of the Grishaverse. That’s on prime of the reunions set for every thing 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 get together 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 enlargement based mostly on the animated sequence Tigtone.
We’ve received all of your protection of the net NYCC — discover all of it right here when the panels start to premiere on Oct. 8.