Our partners at Crypt TV have grown their devilish family onto the convention scene by joining forces with Wizard World, and we have your details right here. Dig in!
From the Press Release:
Wizard World, Inc., producer of the largest comic and pop culture convention events, and Crypt TV, the digital brand behind the most terrifying content on the web, have announced a new eight-city video showcase series that will treat Wizard World Comic Con attendees to some of the scariest video content available today.
Crypt TV, co-founded by famed horror director Eli Roth, will curate the exclusive showcase for select Wizard World Comic Con dates. The series will debut in Philadelphia on June 2nd-6th, followed by showcases at Wizard World events in Sacramento, Columbus, Chicago, Richmond, Austin, Tulsa, and Pittsburgh (dates below).
“Our partnership with Crypt TV allows Wizard World to continue its commitment to creating and presenting new streams of content,” said John Maatta, President and CEO of Wizard World. “Philadelphia fans will be on the edge of their seats as they access some of the most unique and frightful programming ever at the convention.”
Crypt TV, which has over one million fans and averages over 15 million video views a month, prides itself on bringing new scary stories from talented filmmakers into the world. Crypt TV is fundamentally changing the way fans consume and celebrate genre content — in short form, on mobile, every day.
“We are so excited to partner with Wizard World and showcase Crypt TV’s content to their loyal fans” said Eli Roth, actor, director, and co-founder of Crypt TV. “Wizard World is a perfect avenue to showcase our original characters and horror series, and we’re going to curate something really special for the fans.”
“There’s a lot of crossover between Wizard World fans and Crypt TV fans, and I’m excited to bring our short scares to the big screen” said Jack Davis, CEO and co-founder of Crypt TV. “Wizard World has been great in helping make sure we make this a unique experience: Our booth is going to have more than just exclusive content; we will have giveaways from Hannibal and more, available only at Wizard World.”
Crypt TV Screening Events will be held at the following Wizard World Comic Cons:
- Philadelphia, PA, June 2-6
- Sacramento, CA, June 17-19
- Columbus, OH, July 29-31
- Chicago, IL, Aug 18-21
- Richmond, VA, Sept 9-11
- Austin, TX, Sept 22-25
- Tulsa, OK, Oct 21-23
- Pittsburgh, PA, Nov 5-6