NORWALK, CT - ReedPop, the world’s leading producer of pop culture events, today announced Source Point Press, a leader in book, comic, and graphic novel publishing, as the official badge sponsor for the 2021 New York Comic Con event. NYCC 2021 show badges will feature art from Source Point Press’ fan-favorite comics including Winchester Mystery House, Felix the Cat, Legend of the Five Rings, and more. Images of the new badges can be found here.
Source Point Press publishes books, comic books, and graphic novels, working with both industry legends and new talents on the rise to bring the best storytelling to fans. Having grown from their midwestern roots to having a global reach, this will be their first sponsorship of a ReedPop event. As part of the new sponsorship, fans attending New York Comic Con at the Javits Center in NYC on October 7-11 will be presented with badges designed with a whole new look. Celebrating everything from comic classics like Felix the Cat, to the buzzed about Winchester Mystery House and Legend of the Five Rings comics, a variety of looks will be available to enhance the fandom experience.
“We can’t wait to be back in person with our fans at NYCC this October and are thrilled to work with Source Point on these incredible badge designs that we know will be a welcomed addition to fans’ collections,” said Lance Fensterman, Global President of ReedPop. “As Source Point Press continues to make their mark on the comic community, we are truly grateful for their support in helping to make this year’s New York Comic Con unforgettable.”
This new badge reveal follows ReedPop’s recent update on their return to in-person events, with dates slated later this year for Florida Supercon, New York Comic Con, Emerald City Comic Con, and C2E2. Tickets for all events are now on sale. Alongside all in-person events, ReedPop will also host a virtual event companion through FindtheMetaverse.com.
At this year’s New York Comic Con, the health and safety of fans is ReedPop’s top priority. As stated earlier this year, ReedPop has implemented new guidelines and policies to help support a safe experience. Every attendee, including fans, exhibitors, artists, guests, crew, and staff, are expected to comply with health and safety requirements. You can read ReedPop’s full Health & Safety information here.
ReedPop is a boutique group within Reed Exhibitions – one of the world’s leading events organizers. Launched in 2006, the group has become the number one producer of pop culture events across the globe as well as a full service digital content provider and media company. Delivering once-in-a-lifetime fan experiences curated specifically for localized audiences, ReedPop currently features events in North America and Europe, including: New York Comic Con (NYCC), Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo (C2E2), PAX West, East, South, and Unplugged, Emerald City Comic Con (ECCC), Star Wars Celebration, MCM Comic Con, Eurogamer Expo (EGX), Minecraft Festival, ComplexCon and more. In addition to organizing and managing events, ReedPop also runs and operates the Gamer Network and its portfolio of leading gaming websites including Eurogamer, Rock Paper Shotgun and GamesIndustry.Biz. The staff at ReedPop are a fan-based, globally focused group of professionals that are uniquely qualified to build and serve the communities with whom they share a common passion. (www.reedpop.com)
About Source Point Press:
Source Point Press is a publisher of books, comics, and graphic novels available everywhere through Diamond Comic Distributors and Simon & Schuster. Source Point Press is a division of Ox Eye Media alongside Deep Water Games and N3 Art. Source Point Press has partnered with Asmodee Entertainment to bring Asmodee’s best selling gaming properties Legend of the Fives, Pandemic, and Mysterium to comic shelves worldwide. Source Point Press has partnered with the Winchester Mystery House® on the first officially licensed comic series and graphic novel that tells the story of Sarah Winchester and the most extraordinary and bizarre house ever built. Winchester Mystery House will be available in comic and book stores worldwide beginning October 27th.