San Diego Comedian-Con goes digital in 2020. It was introduced earlier this yr that the standard occasion needed to be cancelled. A lot of the leisure enterprise has been shut down for the reason that center of March for apparent causes. Social distancing continues to be the norm in most states throughout the nation, so getting 1000’s of individuals collectively in a single enclosed space wasn’t actually within the playing cards for Comedian-Con. Fortunately they introduced plans for a digital model of the annual conference and at the moment we’ve got some further particulars about it.
When San Diego Comedian-Con first introduced their “At Dwelling” occasion, they targeted on the positives. No lengthy strains, no loopy parking conditions, free meals, pets are allowed, and no massive crowds. Whereas attendees have been understandably bummed out by the cancellation information, the concept of a digital occasion helped to ease the frustration. The [email protected] occasion will happen July 22nd-26th, that are the unique dates for the unique model of the occasion. A digital On-line Exhibit Corridor with exhibitors providing the exclusives and restricted version merch reserved for attendees shall be going down.
For all the individuals who can by no means get out to SDCC for the exclusives, these shall be obtainable to everyone now, which is a particular plus since they normally go for giant bucks on the secondhand markets. San Diego Comedian-Con may also characteristic the standard panels, though it is unclear who shall be collaborating and what is going to be capable of be shared. Many followers are hoping that Kevin Feige will come out with a shock Marvel Studios panel, which may occur, although they have been scheduled to skip this yr after tearing the home down final summer time.
That is the primary time in 50 years that San Diego Comedian-Con has not been in a position to happen. The world is in a bizarre time for the time being and lots of people wish to the leisure trade for a break from the world’s information. Fortunately, this summer time will carry some form of normalcy with a digital Comedian-Con. The specifics are nonetheless being put collectively, however there are some issues to look ahead to, together with the primary trailer for Zack Snyder’s Justice League.
San Diego Comedian-Con is attempting its greatest to make the expertise a constructive one, and for now, it looks like they’re succeeding. As well as, theme parks are beginning to slowly reopen, which just about ensures that Comedian-Con, together with the opposite canceled conventions shall be again in motion in time for subsequent summer time. Hopefully every thing runs easy within the subsequent a number of months to make sure some form of normalcy for 2021. Better of all, this summer time’s San Diego Comedian-Con shall be free for everyone to expertise, which is one other first for the long-running conference. The official Comedian-Con web site was the primary to announce the brand new particulars about this yr’s digital occasion.