New York's annual comic convention kicks off

Thousands of comic book, movie and TV show fans use event to dress up in outlandish character costumes.

    Thousands of comic book, movie and TV show fans are in New York for its Annual Comic Convention.

    Many use the event as an excuse to dress up in outlandish character costumes.

    Al Jazeera's John Terrett went along.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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