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CONtv Announces Successful Preview Results, Upcoming Event Coverage

Network’s Preview Month Saw Launch of 2,500 Hours of Programming, Two Original Series and Original, Exclusive Film; CONtv Makes Official Debut On Location At Wizard World Comic Con Las Vegas (April 24-26) Continue reading CONtv Announces Successful Preview Results, Upcoming Event Coverage

‘Last Fan Standing’ Debuts on CONtv

CONTV’S FIRST ORIGINAL SERIES “LAST FAN STANDING”
STARRING CULT HERO BRUCE CAMPBELL PREMIERES TODAY

Geeks rejoice! The brand new digital streaming service CONtv premieres the first CONtv original series, “LAST FAN STANDING,” the hilarious pop culture game show hosted and produced by fan-favorite actor Bruce Campbell (The Evil Dead, Army Of Darkness).

A quiz show based on the stuff of Comic Con – sci-fi, horror, fantasy, and superheroes – “LAST FAN STANDING” is the ultimate test of pop-culture knowledge. Four fans are put through their paces by host and Con-favorite Bruce Campbell, battling through devilish speed rounds and a nerve-wracking Final Confrontation until only one remains…and a Last Fan Standing is crowned.

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CONtv is LIVE!

CONtv Launches With Over 2,500 Fan-Centric Films, TV Episodes, Exclusive Original Programming, Comic Con Panels And More!

No Badge? No Problem! Need Your Fan Fix?  CONtv is now available! No Cable Required!

 A revolution in fandom begins! Today marks the preview release of CONtv , the multi-platform digital streaming network available on iOS, Android and the web. CONtv gives Comic Con fans the immediate power to view thousands of hours of premium, fan-centric programming from their connected, mobile and preferred viewing devices. Both free and VIP accounts are available at CONtv.com, with CONtv VIP subscription packages providing the ultimate ad-free fan experience, access to exclusive content, first look and perks at Wizard World Comic Cons, including reserved seating and discounts. Download the CONtv app at the app store on iTunes, the Google Play store, and coming soon to Samsung and other platforms. Continue reading CONtv is LIVE!

ConTV in Coming!

CONTV SET TO LAUNCH MARCH 3, 2015

Cinedigm and Wizard World Announce Premiere Date for Comic Con themed Multiplatform OTT Network

Cinedigm (NASDAQ:CIDM) and Wizard World (OTCBB:WIZD) today announced that CONtv, the multi-platform OTT service geared toward the Comic Con community, will be available to consumers on March 3, 2015. The digital service will bring fans their favorite films, television series, comics, behind the scenes access to Wizard World Comic Cons and more. CONtv will be offered as a free ad-supported platform as well as a subscription of $6.99/month with content exclusives, audience rewards, a dynamic social viewing experiences, and ticketing bundle opportunities for fans planning to attend Wizard World conventions. CONtv will be rolling out with over 1600 hours of programming across a wide spectrum of devices including Roku, Apple iOS, Android, Xbox, Samsung, Smart TV, mobile, and tablet devices. Continue reading ConTV in Coming!

Bruce Campbell To Host New Game Show

Cinedigm And Wizard World’s New Network To Launch This February With Fan-Favorite Film, TV And Original Entertainment Geared Towards the Comic Con Community

The forthcoming digital streaming service CONtv has announced it will be kicking off production for a new original series, LAST FAN STANDING, a game show hosted and produced by fan-favorite actor Bruce Campbell (The Evil Dead, Army Of Darkness). Created in partnership with Pop Quiz Entertainment, the series will be filmed live on the ground at Comic Con conventions nationwide with first show taping on Saturday, January 10 at New Orleans Comic Con. LAST FAN STANDING, engages event attendees through a proprietary audience response system, where all patrons plays along, competing for cash and prizes. The show culminates with the top four players vying for the coveted tilted as Campbell hunts for the LAST FAN STANDING.Bruce Campbell Last Fan Standing - Featured Continue reading Bruce Campbell To Host New Game Show

Wizard World Announces ‘Critical Hit’ Performances at 2015 Conventions

World of Warcraft Composer Jason Hayes and His Video Game Tribute Band ‘Critical Hit’ to Perform for Wizard World Fans Throughout 2015

Exclusive Convention Performances Begin Saturday at New Orleans Comic Con

Wizard WorldMusic and videogames will come together at Wizard World Comic Con events throughout 2015, when composer Jason Hayes and Critical Hit, an A-list videogame music band performing original arrangements and electrifying live concerts of music from the most celebrated videogames of all time, performs at every Wizard World (OTCBB: WIZD) event of the year, beginning this weekend on January 9 at New Orleans Comic Con at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center.

Check out Critical Hit’s new music video below, and all of them here!

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Wizard World Nashville – Interview with Robert Lamb

Wizard WorldAs part of Outright Geekery’s coverage of Wizard World Nashville, we’ll be bringing you interviews with all sorts of geek-legends from comics, film, televisions, animation, and more.

First up, an animation writer extraordinaire known for his on He-Man, She-Ra, and Bravestarr, Robert Lamb. We were able to interview Mr. Lamb prior to his Wizard World Nashville appearance.


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Outright Geekery Invited to Wizard World Nashville

Wizard World Nashville - FeaturedAnd you can bet your sweet ass, we’re going! That’s right, Geeks, the great folks at Wizard World have seen to it that we represent our hometown in style, and has granted Outright Geekery press access to Wizard World Nashville, September 26, 27, & 28 at the Music City Center in beautiful and historic downtown Nashville, Tennessee. We are proud and honored to be given this opportunity, and we look forward to bringing you the best news and exclusives from the show floor in a couple of weeks.

Wizard WorldOur Con Correspondent and Editor in Charge of Outside Talent (a new title I just created), David, will be talking up the talent, blogging the panels, and dishing the scoop on all the news from the show floor. If you’re going to the con yourself, and if you can find him in the wild, say ‘hello’. And if, like most of us, you can’t make it to Wizard World Nashville later this month, stick with Outright Geekery for reports, news, and interviews from the show.

This is a huge step for Outright Geekery, and it’s the things we’ve done here that have lead us to where we are, and it’s a sign that future success is surely on the horizon. We’d like to send out a big ‘Thank You’ to everyone who has supported us, and promise you that we’re only getting started.