Originally Posted by tsutaya
I went by myself and met great people! As yourself I was actually scared of going alone but I'm glad I did otherwise I wouldn't had met as many as I did. You will find a group you can stick to during the con if anything. Just go next year.
I agree. There are so, SO many awesome people at NYCC. Even if you go alone, you'll end up meeting people in panels or at photoshoots that share similar interests with you easily. Just don't be imitated by going alone to this con, especially when you live that close.