Category: NYCC 2017

Square-Enix NYCC Showcase Roundup

Before I made my voyage to this year’s New York Comic Con, I made my way to Square Enix’s Showcase, where I was able to test out a few upcoming titles.   First up:   While not particularly “new” this version of Rise of the Tomb Raider has been enhanced for Xbox One X. Xbox One X players can choose from one of three visual modes, including: Native 4K: (full 3840 by 2160) for highest fidelity resolution...

"Monster Energy Supercross - The Official Videogame" Announced

“Monster Energy Supercross – The Official Videogame” Announced

Milestone and Feld Entertainment, Inc. are very excited to reveal Monster Energy Supercross – The Official Videogame—a new racing game that was created in partnership with Feld Entertainment, Inc., who are behind the Monster Energy Supercross events. The game is slated to be released on February 13, 2018 and will be available on PlayStation®4, Xbox One, and Windows PC®/STEAM with a release for the Nintendo Switch™ shortly after. During NYCC we were given the opportunity to check...

Marvel Contest of Champions – New Character Morningstar Revealed at NYCC

Kabam made their fourth annual appearance at New York Comic-Con this year and brought along some brand new goodies for their free-to-play mobile fighting game Marvel Contest of Champions.  This year’s special treat was the reveal of Morningstar, an original Marvel character created especially for the game. In addition to being the first to try out Morningstar, comic con attendees were also able to try out Marvel’s classic hero, Blade, before their in-game debuts later this month. For a little...

NYCC 2017: Exclusive Sneak Peek at Ghostbusters 2018 PLAYMOBIL Playsets

NYCC 2017: PLAYMOBIL ‘Ghostbusters’ 2018 Exclusive Sneak Peek

During NYCC 2017, fans were treated to a rare sneak peek at prototypes for the next wave of PLAYMOBIL Ghostbusters™ playsets slated for 2018. The next wave of playsets will feature figures from Ghostbusters II and will include upgraded traps that will display a holographic ghost when used with special mobile app. This was the first time that PLAYMOBIL has ever shown prototypes months ahead of Toy Fair. They felt that the timing was just perfect...

NYCC 2017: Bob's Burgers Pop Up Shop

NYCC 2017: Highlights from the “Bob’s Burgers” Pop Up Shop

Fans of the Emmy award-winning Bob’s Burgers lined up on Saturday to check out the exclusive pop-up shop only a few blocks away from the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center ,where NYCC is currently taking place. The pop-up shop was set up to celebrate the show’s eighth season and featured a bunch of Bob’s Burgers themed merchandise including Funko POP!s, apparel, giftware, games and more. The first 100 attendees to the pop-up shop received a free “talking...

NYCC 2017: E Corp’s Ecoin Launch Party Highlights

Last night, E Corp celebrated the launch of their cryptocurrency, Ecoin. E Corp CEO Phillip Price (Michael Cristofer) addressed the crowd in New York’s Terminal 5 to unveil the national launch of Ecoin: A new currency for a new era. E Corp is trying to place the events of 5/9 behind them and introduce Americans to the newest form of currency. However, midway through Price’s speech, fsociety hijacked the stage and reiterated their discontent over E Corp’s...