MCM London Comic Con October 2020 Cancelled

MCM London Comic Con October 2020 Cancelled

It's better known to Bleeding Cool readers as the home of the MCM London Comic Con, run by ReedPOP And as may be expected right now, they have cancelled their October show, just as they had their spring-delayed-to-summer show In an announcement sent to Bleeding Cool, ReedPOP states; Today, ReedPOP has an important announcement to make[...]

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ReedPOP, Rebellion, BPAL Removed from CBLDF Corporate Partnership List

Black Phoenix Alchemy Lab is a maker of scents and oils well-known in fandom circles for products inspired by the likes of creators such as Neil Gaiman and Clive Barker, and franchises like The Dark Crystal, Hellboy, Labyrinth, and Grendel, among others.  The company is also well known for its stance on social activism, explaining[...]

Penny Arcade Officially Announces PAX Online For September 2020

Penny Arcade Officially Announces PAX Online For September 2020

This morning, Penny Arcade announced they are moving their next convention online with the official reveal of PAX Online. As we reported yesterday evening, the company canceled PAX Australia over the health concerns of the COVID-19 outbreak that is still happening around the world. But up until now, the company appeared to still be going […]

Reed Cancels MCM Comic Cons, Birmingham, London, Manchester and Glasgow

MCM Comic Cons Cancelled in Birmingham, London, Manchester, Glasgow

Today, ReedPOP has announced the cancellation of four MCM Comic Con shows in the UK, a number of which had already been postponed to a new date They state "despite all efforts to bring fans the most epic pop culture events in the UK, 4 MCM events scheduled to take place in 2020 have been[...]

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All The ReedPOP Comic Cons They Haven't Cancelled

[caption id="attachment_1200828" align="alignright" width="250"] All The ReedPOP Comic Cons They Haven't Cancelled Logo from ReedPOP.[/caption]ReedPOP is the pop culture show subset of Reed Expo, and covers the international gamut of shows and conventions covering comics, gaming, TV and movies They have started their own shows and have bought others, making them the biggest player in[...]

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BookExpo and BookCon 2020 Cancelled, Will Return in Spring 2021

Last month, ReedPOP postponed New York's BookExpo and BookCon 2020 from the end of May to the end of July, the same week as San Diego Comic-Con With the current global situation still ongoing, and New York City’s Javits Center being transformed into a hospital, this looked less and less likely Yesterday, ReedPOP pulled off[...]

ECCC Offers Ticket Refunds in Wake of Coronavirus Pullouts

ECCC Offers Optional Ticket Refunds in Wake of Coronavirus Pullouts

Check out the full statement below: Since its inception, fans have comprised the very core of Emerald City Comic Con and all of Reedpop We speak daily (and at great length!) about how to always put our fans first in everything we do The evolving situation with the COVID-19 virus and developments in and around the[...]

New York Comic Con Owner, ReedPop, Announces Purchase of Crunchyroll Expo

New York Comic Con Owner, ReedPOP, Adds Crunchyroll Expo to Its Shows

ReedPOP, owner of New York Comic Con, C2E2, ECCC MCM, and many more has announced that Crunchyroll Expo has joined its portfolio of global fan conventions.Just Crunchyroll Expo, rather than website and broadcaster Crunchyroll But it was they who created the Crunchyroll Expo (CRX) anime convention back in 2017 with organizational support from Left Field[...]

Is He a Glutton For Punishment? Gabe Yocum Rejoins Bill Jemas at AWA Comics

Psyche! Gabe Yocum Leaves Bill Jemas and AWA After One Month, Returns to ReedPOP

Maybe Gabe Yocum isn't a glutton for punishment after all? Less than one month after leaving his cushy job at ReedPOP to rejoin former boss Bill Jemas at Jemas and Axel Alonso's Artists, Writers, and Artisans, Inc., Yocum has reversed course and announced he is leaving AWA and returning to ReedPOP Yocum posted on Facebook: Hey[...]

Return of the 4-Day Badge For New York Comic Con in 2019

Return of the 4-Day Badge For New York Comic Con [NYCC] in 2019

Nice one ReedPOP PR team, more of this kind of thing please.Running from October the 3rd to the 7th 2019, NYCC  states that tickets to the show are now fully refundable and exchangeable through ReedPOP’s approved reselling platform, Lyte, which will help curtail ticket touting.Fan Verification accounts are only required for those purchasing badges during[...]


The Weekly Static s01e27: Tosh Renews, Flair "Wooo"s, and Tons More!

Presidential Election (…it's getting close…) and a "big box" from Pomme Frites — with five dipping sauces! Central Renews Tosh.0 Through 2020Ric Flair Briefly Sells $50 Sexual Consent Contract for Valentine’s Day Before Removing ItThe CW to Expand to Sunday Night Primetime ProgrammingReedPOP, Syfy Wire to Live-Stream NYCC, ECCC and C2E2 in New DealCobra Kai:[...]

ReedPOP, Syfy Wire to Live-Stream NYCC, ECCC and C2E2 in New Deal

[caption id="attachment_793171" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: (left) ReedPOP / (right) Syfy Wire[/caption]ReedPOP and Syfy Wire are set to give fans who can't make it out to Chicago, Seattle or New York City this year the next best thing to being there, with the editorial arm of NBCUniversal’s Syfy cable network striking a deal with the event producer[...]


An Open Letter To ReedPOP About The Future Of MCM Comic Cons

We were the first to break the news of ReedPOP's acquisition of the MCM Comic Cons here in the UK When the news broke, I had particular interest — after all, as well as writing for Bleeding Cool, I'm a comic creator in my own right and have been an exhibitor at MCM shows for[...]

CONFIRMED: ReedPOP Acquires UK-based MCM Comic Con

Update: Original Forbes report from Rob Salkowitz is attributed/linked.Confirming what Bleeding Cool had been reporting on as far back as May 2017 and as recently as this past weekend (here and here), pop culture event organizer ReedPOP (a division of Reed Exhibitions) announced that it is acquiring MCM MCM is the organization responsible for the largest[...]

New York Comic Con To Host Harvey Awards Ceremony Beginning in 2018

The Harvey Awards is one of the most prestigious events within the comic book industry and, on the heels of its 30th anniversary, it appears the ceremony will be taking-up new residence in iconic cartoonist Harvey Kurtzman's hometown.ReedPOP announced today that New York Comic Con (NYCC) will now stand as the new home for the[...]

The Journey To 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi': A Celebration Sleepover

While ReedPOP and Lucasfilm tried to keep people from starting a line before the originally announced 8pm starting time, there were too many people to try and keep everything under control.Our little group ambled along, consisting of myself and various members of the MarkingStarWars network who graciously allowed me to camp with them, we made[...]

The Rebel Scum Descend On 'Star Wars Celebration Orlando' And Overwhelm Everyone

It’s likely that ReedPOP was just overwhelmed by the sheer amount of people that wanted their pins.There were rumors starting last night that ReedPop was already rapidly coming to grips with the situation and implementing changes for today They had even made a statement on the website acknowledging they were aware of the issues and[...]

ReedPop Issues Statement about Today's Star Wars: Celebration Issues

 However, as we know, sometimes event the best-planned conventions end up with some challenges during their first day of operation - namely, the flow of attendees and line management.ReedPop, the company who puts on Celebration (as well as more than 30 other large-scale events around the world), issued this statement this evening on their website: Entrance to the show[...]

Heading To Emerald City Comic Con? Pick Up An Exclusive Nerdblock Box

Look, a press release! We’re excited to announce that Nerd Block has partnered up with ReedPOP once again to bring you the Limited Edition ECCC Block!Attending Emerald City Comicon and want the hottest, most exclusive collectibles? Can’t make the event, but want to get your hands on epic merch and gear, only available at ECCC? We’ve[...]

NYCC '15 – One Last Run Around

By Joe Glass One thing with reporting on NYCC, or any comic con really, is that you find yourself so busy running around to panels that you want to report on that you wind up missing a lot of the show in terms of the show floor and Artists Alley. In my case this time, […]