The first guest lineup in The ACE Experience is Shang Chi and The Legend of the Ten Rings Stars Simu Liu (Shang Chi), Menger Zhang (Xialing) and Florian Munteanu (razor fist). General Admission tickets to Awesome Con are required for entry and can now be purchased in one visit here. Tickets for photo ops and autographs for The ACE Experience are available now Tuesday, March 29th at 1 p.m. ET above here.
This partnership marks the first announcement of a planned long-term and deeper relationship between the two Comic Con powerhouses.
“We’ve known the folks at LeftField Media for over 10 years and discuss working together every year, but now the time feels right,” she says Stephen Schamus, President of the ACE Universe. “We believe that LeftField Media is the industry’s premier showrunner and no one hosts a more professional event. The combination of their expertise and our ability to provide the best VIP guests in Comic Con history is monumental.”
The ACE Experience, taking place in the Awesome Con exhibit floor, will offer fans many of the same experiences they came to know and love from ACE Comic Con, including celebrity photo ops, personal autographs and a Q&A from the celebrities in attendance.
Now in its ninth year, Awesome Con returns to unite fans at one of the biggest pop culture events in the country with celebrities and experts hosting panels. cosplay competitions; gaming tournaments; iconic pop culture memorabilia; and as always, varied activities for the whole family. The ACE Experience joins a robust lineup of guests, a full list of which can be found here.
“This is an opportunity for us to continue providing our fans with top-notch entertainment, and ACE Universe is helping us take the Awesome Con experience to a new level this year,” he shares Kelly Comboni, Media President of LeftField. “We have always admired the programming of ACE Universe and look forward to combining our talents.”
Tickets for Awesome Con are available now at AwesomeCon.com An exciting program with guest announcements, special exhibitions and exclusive panels is regularly updated here.
ABOUT ACE UNIVERSE
ACE Universe is a new York-based multimedia and experiential events company founded by Gareb and Stephen Schamus, the world’s most innovative producers of Comic-Con events. Gareb is a leading pop culture authority, founder of the largest comic-con tour in the world, an original producer of national comic-cons, and editor of several award-winning magazines published in 75 countries worldwide. Stephen has personally produced over 175 Comic-Con events, booked thousands of celebrity guests and hosted millions of happy fans. In addition to producing premium events, ACE Universe has launched a new service, ACE Signatures Send-In Service Today (ASSIST), connecting fans with their favorite stars during the ongoing pandemic. Fans can view content from past events and our virtual talent Q&A www.youtube.com/ACEUniverseComicCon and get involved with us Instagram, Facebook and Twitter @acecomiccon.
ABOUT LEFTFIELD MEDIA
LeftField Media, LLC is an events company focused on developing in-person events across a range of communities rooted in contemporary culture and shared passion. LeftField was founded in 2014 by Gregory Topalian (President, LeftField Media) and is now owned by Topalian and Clarion Events Ltd. With a keen sense of the evolving needs of businesses and their consumers, and new opportunities created by change, LeftField takes a clean approach to its work. LeftField’s portfolio includes Awesome Con (awesomecon.com), Washington DC’s Comic Con; Rose City Comic Conrosecitycomiccon.com), in Portland, OR; Anime NYC (animenyc.com), New York City’s Japanese Pop Culture Festival; and Anime Frontier (animefrontier.com) in Dallas-Fort Worth. In addition, LFM is Crunchyroll’s official partner in building Crunchyroll Expo (www.crunchyrollexpo.com). LeftField Media is headquartered in Shelton, CT (leftfieldmedia.com).
SOURCE ACE universe