The comic con classic, Twisted Toonz, is streaming live in the Metaverse! For those of you who are new to the magic that is Twisted Toonz: a group of voice actors read an iconic script utilizing the many voices of their animated characters or celebrities. Tune in to watch some of your favorites perform It’s a Wonderful Life with a hilariously mismatched set of voices.
Join animation and on-screen superstars Jess Harnell (Animaniacs, Crash Bandicoot), Phil LaMarr (Justice League, Static Shock, Samurai Jack), Ross Marquand (The Walking Dead, Marvel’s Avengers), Khary Payton (The Walking Dead, The Lion King) and Vanessa Marshall (Star Wars Rebels, Young Justice) for this fun event. All guests will be doing autographs and Jess, Ross, and Vanessa will also be participating in private one-on-one meet & greets and personalized videos; Phil will be participating in one-on-one meet & greets.
Check out this fantastic cast as they kick off the holiday season with a twisted take on a classic seasonal movie! You can catch this exclusive Twisted Toonz panel on New York Comic Con’s YouTube channel on Monday, November 30, 2020 at 11:00AM PST / 2:00PM EST / 7:00PM GMT.
Here’s what to expect on Monday, November 30:
- Free content on New York Comic Con’s YouTube Channel
- One-on-one meet and greets available for purchase
- Personalized video messages available for purchase
- Autographs available for purchase
Free YouTube Content
Tune in for the hilarious reading of It’s A Wonderful Life on Monday, November 30, 2020 at 11:00AM PST / 2:00PM EST / 7:00PM GMT for free on NYCC’s YouTube and be on the lookout for more fun content from the cast!
One-on-One Meet and Greets
Continue the fun on Monday, November 30 for your chance to have a one-on-one chat with your favorite stars.
See the full list of times for meet and greets and purchase yours here.
Each ticket for a one-on-one meet and greet comes with a video recording of the chat that will be available shortly after the event for you to download, keep and share with friends!
Got a question about Meet and Greets? Check out the FAQs here.
Personalized Video Messages
Your favorite celebrity will record a video message just for you or your loved ones! Request a message for a shout-out, birthday, wedding, congratulations or holiday. You can watch download, share, and keep your video forever.
Got a question about Personalized Video Messages? Check out the FAQs here.
Fans who purchase an autograph will get a photo signed by their favorite celebrity mailed to them! You’ll have a variety of 8”x10” photos to choose from and can even get your photo personalized.
Buy Autographs for:
Got a question? Head over to Geeksign to see their full FAQs.
Meet the Voices of Twisted Toonz
Jess Harnell has appeared on practically every animated series on TV from The Simpsons to Fairly Odd Parents to Phineas & Ferb, in addition to Animaniacs, Transformers, and Crash Bandicoot.
Phil LaMarr has voiced characters in Static Shock, Bojack Horseman, Family Guy, Pulp Fiction, and Justice League, in addition to portraying Marvin in the iconic cult classic Pulp Fiction.
Ross Marquand portrays Aaron on The Walking Dead and the Red Skull in Avengers: Infinity War, and can impersonate celebrities including Harrison Ford, Brad Pitt, Matthew McConaughey, and over 50 others.
Vanessa Marshall has voiced genre-defining female characters such as Hera Syndulla in Star Wars Rebels, Gamora in Guardians of the Galaxy, and Black Canary in Young Justice, and many more.
Khary Payton is well known as the benevolent, eccentric, and theatrical leader, King Ezekiel from The Walking Dead, has been continuously voicing DC’s Cyborg for over 15 years, and has voiced characters from The Lion King, the Batman: Arkham games, and Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare.
Participating in Autographs.
Got questions? We’ve got answers.
Digital Meet and Greets
What is a digital meet and greet?
Fans who purchase a digital meet and greet opportunity will be provided with a window of time to talk to a celebrity exclusively via video chat. A recording of your session will be available to view no more than 5 business days after the event.
What do I need to participate in a digital meet and greet?
- Your order confirmation email for the meet and greet (click on the “View Your Order Online” button to access the session lobby).
- A reliable internet connection
- A supported web browser - Chrome, Firefox (for Android or Linux), Safari 11 (iOS), Chrome Firefox or Safari 11 (macOS), Chrome, Firefox or Edge (Windows)
- A working webcam connected to your device or camera on your phone or tablet
- A working microphone connected to your device
Is there a limit to how many digital meet and greets are sold?
Yes, there is a limited amount available, so we recommend buying early before they sell out. Additional time slots may be made available subject to availability
Can I have my family and/or friends join me in my digital meet and greet?
Others are certainly welcome if they are in the same physical location as you on the same device, but another person would not be able to “virtually” join the chat from a different location. They would have to buy a separate meet and greet. Please be mindful of current social distancing rules; we do not advise taking part in a meet and greet with someone outside of your household.
Can I buy more than one digital meet and greet experience?
Yes, we do allow purchases of multiple meet and greets.
How do I join a digital meet and greet?
To access the waiting room for the digital meet and greet, click on the “View Your Order Online” button in your confirmation email. You will be brought to a confirmation webpage. When you scroll down to the “Your Order” section, you will see a rectangle containing the meet and greet details. Click the button that says “Click Here to Access Session Lobby” to enter the waiting room.
All ticket times are listed in EST, GMT, and PST, so if you live outside these time zones, please make sure you are aware of your time difference. You can find a time zone converter here.
Please note: Multiple fans have purchased digital meet and greets for the same time. This means that your meet and greet may not start at exactly the time on your ticket and you will wait in the lobby until your turn (Pro-tip: this is a great time to grab a snack or take a bathroom break!). Not to worry – we have allowed enough time within these sessions for you to get the full meet and greet experience and if you are not at your computer when we come to you, we will place you back in the waiting room.
But what if I need a bathroom break or leave my computer temporarily during this window?
Don’t worry, if we come to you and you are not at your computer we will place you back in the waiting room and come back to you again later.
What happens during the digital meet and greet?
You will have the opportunity to ask questions and chat with the celebrity during your allotted time. To make the most of your one-to-one time, here are some tips to help you prepare:
- Pick a quiet location to avoid distractions
- Think of questions you want to ask ahead of time and write them down. Try to ask questions that have shorter answers.
- Be patient – remember there are others in line and that you’ll have to wait your turn.
- Express frustration with the process in the chat with the celebrity. They do their best to be accommodating of all fans.
- Ask inappropriate questions or do anything makes the other party feel uncomfortable in any way. Celebrities have sole discretion to determine which questions to answer, and if any interaction is deemed as inappropriate conduct then videos will terminated and withheld. Character voices cannot be guaranteed and celebrities will not endorse any products / companies during the session.
- Take pictures or recordings of the meet and greet. All celebrities feel differently about selfies and we ask that you respect their personal wishes. Specific allowances or restrictions will be specified on your ticket. If a celebrity allows selfies, ALWAYS ask before taking the photo.
OTHER IMPORTANT INFO
- There will be a timer in the chat so you will know when your session time is coming to an end, when you see the timer make sure to wrap up!
- Your session will be recorded and shared with you as a keepsake, but please let the admins know if you would prefer not to have the session recorded.
- If persons under 18 are present during a live session, they MUST be accompanied at all times by an adult.
- No profanity.
- No nudity.
Can I take pictures or record the session?
Candid photos and recording are strictly not allowed. All celebrities feel differently about selfies and we ask that you respect their personal wishes. Specific allowances or restrictions will be specified on your ticket. If a celebrity allows selfies. ALWAYS ask before taking the photo.
Remember that you do get a recording of the conversation so we suggest you make the most of your time in the session and look forward to downloading a video memento afterwards!
I had technical difficulties, or I lost my connection, or something came up and I had to leave. This resulted in my missing my scheduled 1:1 meet and greet time slot. Can I get a refund?
Unfortunately, we are not able to offer refunds if you miss your time slot for any reason, so please make sure you are prepared before the session begins.
Are you able to provide technical assistance or advice?
If something goes wrong within the video chat, technical assistance will be provided. We unfortunately cannot offer any outside assistance and ask that those who purchase have or develop a working knowledge of the technology involved.
Personalized Video Messages
What is a personalized video message?
Your favorite celebrity will record a personalized video message just for you or your loved ones based on the script/instructions you give us (250 character limit). You can request a video message for a personal connection, shout-out, proposal, surprise or for a holiday. A personalized video is a great gift for a birthday, wedding, congratulations and much more. You can watch, download, share, and keep your video forever. Make sure you tell us the following in your message instructions:
- Your name and, if a gift, the name of the person it is for
- Enter details such as interests, hobbies, hometown, birthday, age etc. so that the celebrity can make the message as personalized as possible.
Video messages will be about 30 to 60 seconds in length.
I have ordered a personalized video message, what happens now?
The celebrities will record the messages the week of November 30 and you will be emailed a link to download your video no later than December 16. Please note that celebrities have sole discretion to determine what it is appropriate to say. Character voices cannot be guaranteed and celebrities will not endorse any products/companies during the video.
Got a question? Head over to Epic Photo Ops to see their full FAQs.
Other Important Info
I bought a ticket to a paid event but the talent had to cancel. Will I be refunded?
Absolutely. In the unlikely event that something unforeseen happens and prevents the talent from participating in one of our ticketed events, we will automatically refund the full amount of your purchase to your original form of payment. No action is needed on your part. We will send out an email to inform you of the refund. Please allow 5 business days for it to show on your statement.
What if I have a question that’s not answered here?
Please reach out to our customer service team at firstname.lastname@example.org and they will be happy to assist you.