NYCC 2012 – ShiftyLook Takes Over New York Comic Con 2012 With Huge Freeplay Arcade and Live Stage

Namco Bandai is bringing their ShiftyLook Freeplay Arcade to New York Comic Con 2012, with an extensive lineup of internet and geek culture icons, live events, music, video games and exclusive merchandise in hand. Located at Booth #3374, the ShiftyLook Freeplay Arcade will also showcase an array of products from the NAMCO BANDAI Group.

Making appearances on the ShiftyLook Live Stage will be the talent from ShiftyLook’s hit webcomic and cartoon titles: Rob Paulsen, Christopher Hastings, Anthony Clark, Alex Culang, Raynato Castro, Jim Zub, Erik Ko, Omar Dogan, Matt Moylan and Dax Gordine . A complete schedule of all the ShiftyLook events at New York Comic Con 2012 is available.

In addition to ShiftyLook’s guests appearing at events throughout the weekend, Hideo Baba, Zach Weinersmith, Dave Shabet and Dale North will appear on the ShiftyCast video podcast. ShiftyCast, along with all events on the ShiftyLook Live Stage, will be live streamed via Twitch TV.

For fans of chip music, some of the hottest members of the New York chip music scene will perform live sets on the ShiftyLook Live stage: Chillbrave, Decktonic, HeavyW8bit Championchip, Ricky Burgal and Rockman. With multiple sets for each artist, fans will want to keep coming back for more all weekend long.

The arcade includes original retro cabinets, new games, and the U.S. debut of three titles: Bravoman, Wonder Momo, and Legend of the Valkyrie. Whether it’s Galaga, Ms. Pac-Man or even the extremely rare Super Pac-Man, there is something for everybody at the ShiftyLook Freeplay Arcade.

The ShiftyLook Show Store will feature exclusive, never before seen merchandise, including brand-new shirts from Katamari, Wonder Momo, Bravoman, Legend of the Valkyrie and more. In addition to the ShiftyLook original designer T-shirts, the store will also feature special Pac-Man merchandise imported from the United Kingdom as well as the popular video game unit Pac-Man Connect & Play from Bandai America.