Attention, Comic Con superfans!
This year, go viral with your New York Comic Con experience. Come to the Wikia Food Truck in North Concourse Level 2 and get a Wikia Fan Army mission card and wristband. This card details your first three missions to complete on Twitter or Instagram using the hashtag #WikiaLive. Additional missions will be posted each morning by @Wikia on Twitter and Instagram, so anyone attending can participate. All missions are worth points, and the fans with the highest points at the end of NYCC will win amazing prizes, provided by Sideshow Collectibles.
Snowtrooper Premium Format Figure Wolverine Sixth Scale Figure Boba Fett Sixth Scale Figure
Go here for full contest rules.
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