Originally Posted by Spider-Fan
NYCC fully sold out in advance last year and the year before (prior to that, I don't know). The sell out is moving further and further up though... I bought my 3 day pass the day they went on sale, since 4 day passes sold out so quickly. NYCC is actually less expensive than most of the big Wizard World Shows, and has more to offer. Artist Alley at NYCC last year was at least double the size of Wizard World Philly this year, and I'd say the NYCC convention floor is triple. Plus, Topps wasn't even at Wizard World Philly.
Sniff! That's OK. I'll just stay home and cry in my beer...