Syfy to Launch Interactive Live Broadcast From Comic-Con

Syfy is launching new interactive content at San Diego Comic-Con with a social lounge and after show.

The social initiative is part of their three-night “Syfy Presents Live from Comic-Con” broadcast that will bring celebrity interviews and exclusive Comic-Con content to fans from July 21 through July 23 starting at 8 p.m. ET.

In a partnership with Fullscreen Media, Andre Meadows of “Black Nerd Comedy” and Katie Wilson “Kingdom Geek” will host the “Live from Comic-Con” social lounge, featuring celebrity guests and content for Syfy’s social media handles.

Also on the roster, YouTube and cosplay influencer, Sssniperwolf, will bring social content from San Diego, to her 6.2 million followers, and create custom content for Syfy’s social channels.

FoxTales has created an app that allows viewers to watch an exclusive live stream of the after show from the social lounge on both Facebook Live and YouTube Live, during which fans will be able to interact with Meadows and Wilson.

Syfy has also partnered with Giphy to expand the live show’s social content and create exclusive content for fans. Giphy will debut a live gif-ing experience, the Giphy Frame, which allows the show’s guests and panelists to create their own gif sets.

San Diego Comic-Con runs from July 21 – 24.

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