Monthly Archives: July 2009

Goodbye until next year!

See you next June with more Comic-Con updates, stories, reviews, and cool info. Until then follow my infrequent twitter updates at @SD_Comic_Con and have a good 10 months! Bye Read More »

How #SDCC got better and what it still needs to do!

Another comic-con has passed and though it’s only been a day, i’m taking a look back at 5 ways this years con was better than others and 5 ways it could improve. Here we go: How Comic-Con was better: 1. Better security: For the first year it seemed like security actually knew what was going on. Sure there were some ... Read More »

Friday Wrap-Up w/ Photo Link!

Friday was another great day at the con. Though not as busy as other days there was still a lot of fun stuff. Check out the details here: (Check out all my photos at http://s938.photobucket.com/albums/ad225/SDCC_Blog/ ) 1. Warner Brothers Pictures -Where the Wild Things Are – This was really a great panel. The kid who plays max was there and ... Read More »

Saturday Wrapup!

Though not as jam packed, Saturday was still a very exciting day at the con! Here are the highlights: Lost: Lost was one of the best panels of the con for many reasons. Heres my rundown from twitter: New logo w/ every charaters evr! Marketing for “lost unviersity online”. New trailer w/ old clips. Fan appreciation day. Great montage o ... Read More »

Thurday Wrapup w/ Picture Link!

Thursday got the con kicked off to a great start! Heres the details: Photos: Check out all my photos at http://s938.photobucket.com/albums/ad225/SDCC_Blog/ Panel Highlights: 1. Disney: -Tron Legacy – New title revealed, pre-production pics (see them on photo link), cool new test footage, test footage from last year in 3D, 2D scene from movie shown. Daft Punk doing scoring. Test footage ... Read More »

Preview Night #SDCC Wrap-up w/ Flickr Link!

(I published this story late thursday night and didnt have time to revise it. Please disregard grammar/spelling mistakes) So the con kicked off in full and crazy swing tonight with preview night! The first thing I noticed when I arrived at 11 AM, there were already 20 people lined up for twilight! THIS IS CRAZY! The other thing is people ... Read More »

20 Tips for every Con Attendee!

Whether you’re a first time con-goer or have visited the sacred convention center for many years, here’s 20 tips you should know: 1. Comfort is a must: Comfortable clothes, shoes, backpacks, anything you can think of. Just make sure it’s comfortable. You’re going to be walking and standing for many hours each day and even the littlest pain can really ... Read More »

Torchwood Star is injured, might not attend the Con!

(via Airlock Alpha) Luckily, no one was seriously hurt, but John Barrowman is going to have a television segment he’ll remember for a long time, and it doesn’t involve Ianto Jones. Barrowman, who plays Capt. Jack Harkness in the “Doctor Who” spinoff series “Torchwood,” reportedly was treated for glass in his eye after a Subaru he was driving for the ... Read More »

10 Must Read Exhibit Hall Tips!

Yesterday I gave you 10 packing tips and today I switch focus to the massive Comic-Con Exhibit Hall! This place has hundreds of booths with everything from comics, to toys, movies, and video games! In no real order, here’s 10 tips you should know before attempting to go through this huge spectacle: 1. Plan out your time: I’ve found that ... Read More »

10 Must Read Comic-Con Packing Tips!

The most important thing to do before you go to comic-con is pack and though it might seem easy there are some tips you should know before you close up that suitcase of yours. Here’s the top 10 SDCC packing tips in no real order: 1. Bring Entertainment: Whether its a book, a DS/PSP, or just a good magazine you’re ... Read More »