NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Don’t be surprised if you see people wandering the streets in strange costumes—Comic Con has hit Manhattan and it’s a wild scene.
Whether you love super heroes of villains, you’ll find them at the Javits Center.
“People travel from all over the world to come to this show. It’s the epicenter of the geek universe,” Comic Con Show Manager Lance Fensterman told CBS 2’s Cindy Hsu.
More than 150,000 tickets sold out within days. But what draws such a large crowd?
“I really have a thing for comics, I’m an artist. I got to art school so art is everything to me,” one Comic Con attendee told 1010 WINS’ Roger Stern.
Comic Con is also one place people are proud to say they are a geek.Comments