FX Is Going Digital For Its Comic-Con At Home Activations


One factor about Comic-Con folks love is the ambiance within the metropolis of San Diego. At SDCC, outdoors of the present flooring and panels, studios and networks have activations selling up exhibits and flicks. While there will not be a bodily occasion this 12 months, as Comic-Con is now at house, FX is revealing digital experiences for followers.

Between July 23 to July 26, followers will have the ability to expertise parts of their favourite exhibits in a complete new manner. FX could have digital activations primarily based round What We Do within the Shadows, DAVE, Cake, and American Horror Story, and sure, you possibly can nonetheless get branded swag for partaking on this at FXSDCC.com–and there is a countdown timer there proper now to maintain you knowledgeable of when the enjoyable begins.

American Horror Story followers will have the ability to take a look at their data of the collection in a trivia expertise, which additionally combines “escape room-like mechanics.” Additionally, What We Do within the Shadows has an activation that can permit the consumer to guard Guillermo from werewolves. Those who get a excessive rating on this single-player recreation will win an unique deck of enjoying playing cards.

“We will miss attending the traditional event this year, but the silver lining is that with FX Unlocked we can engage with fans from across the country,” mentioned Kenya Hardaway, senior vp, built-in promotions-multi-platform advertising at FX Networks.”We see this as an opportunity to forge an even stronger connection with our audience and make our shows part of this virtual celebration.”

Below, you may discover all of the activations coming to [email protected] this week from FX.

FX’s digital activations:

Test of Terror: In celebration of the 9 seasons of American Horror Story, followers will dive into a singular gamified trivia expertise. They will navigate their manner by way of some fearful moments by testing their data of the collection and fixing escape room-like mechanics.

A Chat with Dave & GaTa: Fans of DAVE have been pulled in by the genuine humor that springs up between Dave Burd, identified by his stage identify Lil Dicky, and his real-life hype man, GaTa. In an unique Q&A, followers will have the ability to see Dave and GaTa break down a few of the greatest moments from the collection and the inspiration from their lived experiences.

Guillermo’s Stakeout: Fans will have the ability to assist Guillermo defend Nandor, Laszlo, Nadja, and Colin Robinson from the werewolves and vampires making an attempt to kill them on this single-player interactive recreation. Players will wield Guillermo’s stake and see how excessive they’ll rating to be probably the greatest on the official leaderboard. Each day the highest 50 scoring followers will win an unique deck of What We Do within the Shadows enjoying playing cards.

Piece of Cake with Jeron Braxton: An opportunity to get a behind-the-scenes take a look at Cake with an interactive workshop hosted by Jeron Braxton, creator of Daytime Noir. Participants will get hands-on expertise studying how they’ll create their very own artwork in partnership with Otis College of Art & Design, a nationwide chief in artwork and design.

FX on Hulu Cosplay Gallery: Cosplay has all the time been an iconic a part of the Comic-Con expertise with followers showcasing their spectacular craftsmanship with practical and inventive costumes of their favourite characters. FX helps them hold the standard alive with the primary digital FX on Hulu Cosplay Gallery. Fans can submit their costume images, sketches or mockups impressed by their favourite FX originals (by way of Instagram) for the possibility to see their costume grace the partitions of the digital gallery.