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KRE-O Transformers Bumblebee and KRE-O Transformers Optimus Prime (Credit: AP Photo/Charles Sykes)

KRE-O Transformers Bumblebee and KRE-O Transformers Optimus Prime "KREON" costume characters grab a taxi in front of Madison Square Garden during their visit to New York City

Photos: 2011 New York Comic Con

Fans of comic books, anime, manga, movies, TV shows, video games and all things geek will descend on Jacob Javits Center in Manhattan this weekend.

The Comic Con runs from Thursday, Oct. 13, to Sunday, Oct. 16.

An attendee dresses like fictional movie and comic
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An attendee dresses like fictional movie and comic book character "The Crow" at New York Comic Con at the Jacob Javits Convention Center in Manhattan. The show floor plays host to the latest in geek culture, from movies and comics to television shows, games and toys. (Oct. 13, 2011)

An attendee poses with another attendee dressed in
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An attendee poses with another attendee dressed in a Transformer costume at New York Comic Con at the Jacob Javits Convention Center in Manhattan. The show floor plays host to the latest in geek culture, from movies and comics to television shows, games and toys. (Oct. 13, 2011)

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A "Captain America" poster is displayed at New York Comic Con at the Jacob Javits Convention Center in Manhattan. The show floor plays host to the latest in geek culture, from movies and comics to television shows, games and toys. (Oct. 13, 2011)

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Attendees walk through the vendor aisles at New
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Attendees walk through the vendor aisles at New York Comic Con at the Jacob Javits Convention Center in Manhattan. The show floor plays host to the latest in geek culture, from movies and comics to television shows, games and toys. (Oct. 13, 2011)

A Storm Trooper statue from the
(Credit: Photo by Daryl Thomen)

A Storm Trooper statue from the "Star Wars" franchise is on display at New York Comic Con at the Jacob Javits Convention Center in Manhattan. The show floor plays host to the latest in geek culture, from movies and comics to television shows, games and toys. (Oct. 13, 2011)

A character roams New York Comic Con at
(Credit: Photo by Daryl Thomen)

A character roams New York Comic Con at the Jacob Javits Convention Center in Manhattan. The show floor plays host to the latest in geek culture, from movies and comics to television shows, games and toys. (Oct. 13, 2011)

Attendees demo the upcoming Street Fighter X Tekken
(Credit: Photo by Daryl Thomen)

Attendees demo the upcoming Street Fighter X Tekken game from Capcom at New York Comic Con at the Jacob Javits Convention Center in Manhattan. The show floor plays host to the latest in geek culture, from movies and comics to television shows, games and toys. (Oct. 13, 2011)

A poster for the upcoming Batman: Arkham City
(Credit: Photo by Daryl Thomen)

A poster for the upcoming Batman: Arkham City video game is displayed at New York Comic Con at the Jacob Javits Convention Center in Manhattan. The show floor plays host to the latest in geek culture, from movies and comics to television shows, games and toys. (Oct. 13, 2011)

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Attendees try out upcoming console games at New
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Attendees try out upcoming console games at New York Comic Con at the Jacob Javits Convention Center in Manhattan. The show floor plays host to the latest in geek culture, from movies and comics to television shows, games and toys. (Oct. 13, 2011)

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KRE-O Transformers Bumblebee and KRE-O Transformers Optimus Prime
(Credit: AP Photo/Charles Sykes)

KRE-O Transformers Bumblebee and KRE-O Transformers Optimus Prime "KREON" costume characters grab a taxi in front of Madison Square Garden during their visit to New York City

COMMERCIAL IMAGE - In this photograph released by
(Credit: AP Photo/Charles Sykes)

COMMERCIAL IMAGE - In this photograph released by AP Images for Hasbro, Inc. on Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2011, KRE-O Transformers Bumblebee and KRE-O Transformers Optimus Prime "KREON" costume characters stop by Central Park during their visit to New York City. The characters will make their final city stop at the Jacob Javits Center to celebrate the 2011 New York Comic Con on October 13, 2011 where multiple Hasbro brands will be showcased. (Charles Sykes/AP Images for Hasbro, Inc)

Toy company Hasbro will display a large range
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Toy company Hasbro will display a large range of their latest toys and action figures at Comic Con in New York City October 13-16. Photo: Daryl Thomen

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Toy company Hasbro will display a large range
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Toy company Hasbro will display a large range of their latest toys and action figures at Comic Con in New York City October 13-16. Photo: Daryl Thomen

A Ninja vs. Zombies magazine is displayed at
(Credit: Photo by Darly Thomen)

A Ninja vs. Zombies magazine is displayed at New York Comic Con at the Jacob Javits Convention Center in Manhattan. The show floor plays host to the latest in geek culture, from movies and comics to television shows, games and toys. (Oct. 13, 2011)

Participants in New York Comic Con, the US
(Credit: Getty/EMMANUEL DUNAND)

Participants in New York Comic Con, the US East Coast's largest popular culture convention, attend in New York, October 13, 2011. vAFP PHOTO/Emmanuel Dunand (Photo credit should read EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 14: Summer Glau
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NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 14: Summer Glau announces her involvement in the Human Preservation Project at New York Comic Con at Javits Center on October 14, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Paul Zimmerman/Getty Images for Wrigley - 5 Gum)

Participants in New York Comic Con, the US
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Participants in New York Comic Con, the US East Coast's largest popular culture convention, attend in New York, October 13, 2011. AFP PHOTO/Emmanuel Dunand (Photo credit should read EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

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Participants attend New York Comic Con, the US
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Participants attend New York Comic Con, the US East Coast's largest popular culture convention, in New York, October 13, 2011. vAFP PHOTO/Emmanuel Dunand (Photo credit should read EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

A young visitor reads a comic on a
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A young visitor reads a comic on a tablet computer at the 63rd Frankfurt Book Fair October 13, 2011. This year's edition of the largest book fair in the world takes place from October 12 - 16, and features Iceland as guest of honour. AFP PHOTO / JOHN MACDOUGALL (Photo credit should read JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images)

Attendees demo the upcoming Street Fighter X Tekken
(Credit: Photo by Daryl Thomen)

Attendees demo the upcoming Street Fighter X Tekken game from Capcom at New York Comic Con at the Jacob Javits Convention Center in Manhattan. The show floor plays host to the latest in geek culture, from movies and comics to television shows, games and toys. (Oct. 13, 2011)

Toy company Hasbro will display a large range
(Credit: Newsday/Daryl Thomen)

Toy company Hasbro will display a large range of their latest toys and action figures at Comic Con in New York City October 13-16. Photo: Daryl Thomen

A poster for the upcoming Batman: Arkham City
(Credit: Photo by Daryl Thomen)

A poster for the upcoming Batman: Arkham City video game is displayed at New York Comic Con at the Jacob Javits Convention Center in Manhattan. The show floor plays host to the latest in geek culture, from movies and comics to television shows, games and toys. (Oct. 13, 2011)

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Toy company Hasbro will display a large range
(Credit: Newsday/Daryl Thomen)

Toy company Hasbro will display a large range of their latest toys and action figures at Comic Con in New York City October 13-16. Photo: Daryl Thomen

Attendees try out upcoming console games at New
(Credit: Photo by Daryl Thomen)

Attendees try out upcoming console games at New York Comic Con at the Jacob Javits Convention Center in Manhattan. The show floor plays host to the latest in geek culture, from movies and comics to television shows, games and toys. (Oct. 13, 2011)

Participants in New York Comic Con, the US
(Credit: Getty/EMMANUEL DUNAND)

Participants in New York Comic Con, the US East Coast's largest popular culture convention, attend in New York, October 13, 2011. AFP PHOTO/Emmanuel Dunand (Photo credit should read EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Participants in New York Comic Con, the US
(Credit: Getty/EMMANUEL DUNAND)

Participants in New York Comic Con, the US East Coast's largest popular culture convention, attend in New York, October 13, 2011. AFP PHOTO/Emmanuel Dunand (Photo credit should read EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Participants in New York Comic Con, the US
(Credit: Getty/EMMANUEL DUNAND)

Participants in New York Comic Con, the US East Coast's largest popular culture convention, attend in New York, October 13, 2011. AFP PHOTO/Emmanuel Dunand (Photo credit should read EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

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Participants in New York Comic Con, the US
(Credit: Getty/EMMANUEL DUNAND)

Participants in New York Comic Con, the US East Coast's largest popular culture convention, attend in New York, October 13, 2011. AFP PHOTO/Emmanuel Dunand (Photo credit should read EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

An attendee is dressed as an Umbrella Corp.
(Credit: Photo by Daryl Thomen)

An attendee is dressed as an Umbrella Corp. SWAT member from the Resident Evil gaming franchise at New York Comic Con at the Jacob Javits Convention Center in Manhattan. The show floor plays host to the latest in geek culture, from movies and comics to television shows, games and toys. (Oct. 13, 2011)

The Android mascot works the floor at New
(Credit: Photo by Daryl Thomen)

The Android mascot works the floor at New York Comic Con at the Jacob Javits Convention Center in Manhattan. The show floor plays host to the latest in geek culture, from movies and comics to television shows, games and toys. (Oct. 13, 2011)

A Ninja vs. Zombies magazine is displayed at
(Credit: Photo by Darly Thomen)

A Ninja vs. Zombies magazine is displayed at New York Comic Con at the Jacob Javits Convention Center in Manhattan. The show floor plays host to the latest in geek culture, from movies and comics to television shows, games and toys. (Oct. 13, 2011)

An attendee is dressed as an Umbrella Corp.
(Credit: Photo by Daryl Thomen)

An attendee is dressed as an Umbrella Corp. SWAT member from the Resident Evil gaming franchise at New York Comic Con at the Jacob Javits Convention Center in Manhattan. The show floor plays host to the latest in geek culture, from movies and comics to television shows, games and toys. (Oct. 13, 2011)

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The Android mascot works the floor at New
(Credit: Photo by Daryl Thomen)

The Android mascot works the floor at New York Comic Con at the Jacob Javits Convention Center in Manhattan. The show floor plays host to the latest in geek culture, from movies and comics to television shows, games and toys. (Oct. 13, 2011)

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