Shout! Factory Presents Power Morphicon Live on Aug. 23rd
Live Streaming Event from Power Morphicon 2014, Saturday, August 23rd from 11am– 5pm PT
Source: Shout! Factory press release
Special Thanks to Sarah J. De Bruin
It’s Morphin Time! Shout! Factory presents Power Morphicon LIVE, a live streaming digital event from the 4th bi-annual Power Morphicon fan-run convention. Hosted by Andre Meadows of Black Nerd Comedy, Power Morphicon LIVE will offer fans of the iconic series an insider’s view of the event, feature live streaming panels, interviews from the floor, bonus features from Shout! Factory Power Rangers DVDs, a Power Rangers trivia contest and other highlights from Power Morphicon 2014. Viewers can tune in to this special marathon event on Saturday, August 23rd, from 11 a.m. PT to 5 p.m. PT, exclusively on PowerMorphiconLive.com.
The live stream will originate from the Power Morphicon floor at the Pasadena Convention Center in Pasadena, CA. Viewers and fans are encouraged to share their passion for the Power Rangers via Twitter using the hashtags #PowerMorphicon, #PowerRangers and tag @shoutfactory.
During the week of August 18th, fans who are pre-registered for the convention will have a chance to take part in a Power Morphicon Trivia Contest, with the final round taking place on Saturday, August 23rd, at Power Morphicon 2014. Participants will have a chance to win a variety of prizes, including the grand prize, a copy of the POWER RANGERS LEGACY Collection. For additional information and contest rules please visit PowerMorphiconLive.com.
Fans can also take advantage of Shout Factory’s Power Rangers sale, featuring up to 40% off all Power Rangers DVDs, shipping discounts, limited-edition lithographs, contests and prizes. Visit PowerMorphiconLive.com for details.
About Saban’s POWER RANGERS
Based on Toei’s long-running Super Sentai series, Saban’s POWER RANGERS franchise is the brainchild of Haim Saban, creator and producer of the original MIGHTY MORPHIN POWER RANGERS hit series that launched in 1993. Following its introduction, POWER RANGERS quickly became the most-watched children’s television program in the United States and remains one of the top-rated and longest running boys live-action series in television history. The series follows the adventures of a group of ordinary teens who “morph” into superheroes and save the world from evil. It is seen in more than 150 markets around the world, translated into numerous languages and is a mainstay in the most prominent international children’s programming blocks around the world. For more information, visit powerrangers.com.
About Shout! Factory
Shout! Factory, LLC is a diversified multi-platform media company devoted to producing, uncovering, preserving and revitalizing the very best of pop culture. Founders Richard Foos, Bob Emmer and Garson Foos have spent their entire careers sharing their music, television and film favorites with discerning consumers the world over. Shout! Factory’s DVD and Blu-Ray offerings serve up feature films, classic and contemporary TV series, animation, live music and comedy specials in lavish packages crammed with extras. Shout’s audio division boasts GRAMMY-nominated box sets, Broadway cast albums, new releases from storied artists, lovingly assembled album reissues and indispensable “best of” compilations.
In addition, Shout! Factory maintains a vast digital distribution network which delivers video and audio content to all the leading digital service providers in North America. Shout! Factory also owns and operates Timeless Media Group, Biograph Records, Majordomo Records, HighTone Records and Video Time Machine. These riches are the result of a creative acquisition mandate that has established the company as a hotbed of cultural preservation and commercial reinvention. Shout! Factory is based in Santa Monica, California. For more on Shout! Factory, visit shoutfactory.com.