MTV Announces Fandom Awards Featuring Linkin Park, Taking Place At Comic-Con

MTV is bringing Linkin Park to this year's San Diego Comic-Con for a brand new award show, the mtvU Fandom Awards. The ceremony will be held Thursday, July 24 at Petco Park, alongside the MTV Fan Fest. A one-hour special will air on MTV and mtvU on Comic-Con's final day, Sunday, July 27, at 8 PM ET  showing highlights from the show and musical performances from Linkin Park and others.

"The mtvU Fandom Awards will reinvent the traditional award show format," says executive producer Ryan Kroft. "In addition to handing out trophies, we will recognize the achievements of fans and their favorite obsessions with special surprises and experiences. It's the perfect event to reward the fans at Comic-Con, the epicenter of all fandoms."

Award categories and nominations are still to come.