• San Diego Comic-Con: Looking Ahead to 2015

    Here's what we know about next year's event.

  • SDConCast: San Diego Comic-Con Wrap-Up

    The San Diego Comic-Con Unofficial Blog discusses our favorite moments and biggest disappointments of San Diego Comic-Con 2014.

  • Nerd HQ 2014: Bigger & Better Than Ever

    Our own Kerry Dixon takes a look at how this year's Nerd HQ shaped up.

  • The Unofficial Blog's Guide to San Diego Comic-Con

    Everything you need to know about this year's SDCC in one place - guides, tips, videos and more!

  • Comic-Con International To Begin Issuing Wristbands for Hall H Entry

    Line camping as we know it will be forever changed. The future is now.

San Diego Comic-Con 2015 Preregistration Badge Validation Opens, Prices Announced [UPDATE: Preg in November]


[UPDATE] Comic-Con International has posted a Toucan Blog on the subject of Preregistration, stating that “Comic-Con 2015 Attendee Preregistration will launch sometime in November 2014″. [PREVIOUS] It’s time. To validate your Comic-Con badge for Preregistration, anyway. Comic-Con International updated their policies today to reflect several announcements, including that the validation period to be able to participate in Preregistration is now ... Read More »

The Nerd Machine Unveils New Nerd HQ Merchandise


San Diego Comic-Con, and the popular offsite Nerd HQ, may both be over for the year – but that doesn’t mean you can’t still show off the good time you had all year long. This morning, The Nerd Machine, Zachary Levi’s clothing and geek lifestyle brand which hosts Nerd HQ every July, released all new products focused on Nerd HQ ... Read More »

GeekShot Exclusive Photo Series (Week 24)

GeekShot Exclusive Series Week 24 - MODOK AIM cosplay marvel

Welcome to the GeekShot Photo Exclusive Series. This will be a weekly post featuring cool, interesting, or just plain awesome moments we have captured during San Diego Comic-Con. Each week we’ll post a photo by Beth or James of GeekShot Photography. We may include a short story about the photo, but sometimes we’ll just let the photo speak for itself. About ... Read More »

Alternative Press Expo Badges for 2014 Now On Sale

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Comic-Con International announced today that badges for APE, The Alternative Press Expo and the sister show of San Diego Comic-Con that focuses on independent and small press comics in the San Francisco Bay Area, are now on sale. The convention will be held in San Francisco at the Fort Mason Center (2 Marina Blvd, San Francisco, CA) on October 4-5, ... Read More »

Eastern Championships of Cosplay Debuts at New York Comic-Con


New York Comic-Con is unveiling its own version of a cosplay contest this year, called the Eastern Champions of Cosplay.  Just like with San Diego Comic-Con’s Masquerade, or countless other cosplay contests around the world, fans will have the chance to show off their cosplay design skills for the chance to win not only the ultimate championship title, but also ... Read More »

The San Diego Comic-Con Unofficial Blog Reader Awards Voting

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San Diego Comic-Con may have ended last month, but that doesn’t mean the experience isn’t still fresh on our minds. With the Emmy’s happening this Monday and awards season starting up, we thought now would be the perfect time to unveil the first ever San Diego Comic-Con Unofficial Blog Reader Awards. This is your chance to vote for your favorite ... Read More »