Frankly, a whole new way to chat with friends, will serve as the Official Chat-App of Wizard World Comic Con through the remainder of 2014, beginning with Wizard World Philadelphia Comic Con, June 19-22, both companies announced today. With the Frankly disappearing messenger app, available on iOS and Android platforms, Wizard World attendees will now have the ability to receive all of the exclusive activities and special give-aways, while safely and privately connecting with other fellow fans in attendance. With Frankly, what happens at Wizard World, stays at Wizard World.
Frankly’s features include:
· Ephemerality: Send text, photos, video or voice messages that disappear after 10 seconds
· Expression: Shout or whisper with a pinch, and let people know how you are feeling with colors
· Celebrity chats: Have a live chat with your favorite celebrity at Comic Con
· Q&A: Ask your celebrities that question you always wanted to ask through private Q&As
· Group chats: Join a group chat and send photos of the best costumes and connect with others
Frankly will also provide the Frankly Lounge Charge Station at Wizard World events, an area where attendees can relax and recharge their mobile devices to keep the conversation going.
Following next week's Philadelphia Comic Con, Frankly will continue as Official Chat-App at Wizard World events in eight additional cities in 2014: San Antonio (August 1-3), Chicago (August 21-24), Richmond (September 12-14), Nashville (September 26-28), Austin (October 2-4), Columbus, Ohio (October 31-November 2), Tulsa (November 7-9) and Reno (November 21-23).
For more information or to sign up, fans can visit franklychat.com.
Wizard World Comic Con events bring together thousands of fans of all ages to celebrate the best in pop-fi, pop culture, movies, graphic novels, comics, toys, video gaming, television, sci-fi, gaming, original art, collectibles, contests and more. A first-class lineup of topical programming takes place at each event, with celebrity Q&A's, the Wizard World Film Festival, comics-themed sessions, costume contest, movie screenings, evening parties and more. Sunday is also Kids Day, with an array of activities and programming specially designed for the younger Wizard World fans.
Frankly is not texting. It’s a whole new way to chat with friends. With text, video & voice messages, Frankly puts the sender in control by giving them a full array of tools to communicate with their closest friends and family. A simple pinch can let someone shout or whisper, and with the swipe of a finger select the color and mood of the message. With Frankly, people can say what they want to the people they trust, knowing their messages will disappear in ten seconds, or they can even unsend it before it has been read.
Frankly is based in San Francisco and has the support of world class investors. For more information, please visit FranklyChat.com.
About Wizard World:
Wizard World (OTCBB: WIZD) produces Comic Cons and pop culture conventions across North America that celebrate graphic novels, comic books, movies, TV shows, gaming, technology, toys and social networking. The events often feature celebrities from movies and TV, artists and writers, and events such as premieres, gaming tournaments, panels, and costume contests.
The full event schedule can be found at wizardworld.com.
Wizard World 2014 Schedule
January 24-26 Wizard World Portland Comic Con
February 7-9 Wizard World New Orleans Comic Con
March 7-9 Wizard World Sacramento Comic Con
March 28-30 Wizard World Louisville Comic Con
April 4-6 Wizard World St. Louis Comic Con
May 2-4 Wizard World Minneapolis Comic Con
May 30-June 1 Wizard World Atlanta Comic Con
June 19-22 Wizard World Philadelphia Comic Con
August 1-3 Wizard World San Antonio Comic Con
August 21-24 Wizard World Chicago Comic Con
September 12-14 Wizard World Richmond Comic Con
September 26-28 Wizard World Nashville Comic Con
October 2-4 Wizard World Austin Comic Con
October 31-November 2 Wizard World Ohio Comic Con
November 7-9 Wizard World Tulsa Comic Con
November 21-23 Wizard World Reno Comic Con