Author Archives: Evic Oropilla

The Contest Hub

Open Registrational Visual Guide & Tips

Everybody loves contests, right? So to make it easier on our readers to find these opportunities we have decided to run an ongoing post to be your contest hub. Make sure to take note of the Entry/Deadline dates and any restrictions. Good luck to all who enter! SDCC Badge Contests Company Prize Link Entry/Deadline Restrictions Diamond Comic Distributors 4-Day Comic-Con badges, ... Read More »

Blizzard Introduces Convention Exclusives and Debuts for San Diego Comic-Con 2017

Blizzard Entertainment, the company behind PC video game juggernauts Overwatch, World of Warcraft, Diablo, StarCraft, and more, have started unveiling their convention exclusive merchandise and the debuts they will be selling at their Booth #140 during this year’s San Diego Comic-Con. Blizzard, in an effort to reach more loyal fans and reduce disappointment and high after-market prices, is trying something different ... Read More »

SDCC Tech Tips: Navigating the Exhibit Hall Made Easy!

San Diego Comic-Con is fast approaching and once July hits, I always have this recurring nightmare that when the show begins I will feel unprepared and lost like I forgot something. This fear has always made me re-evaluate how I prepare for SDCC and how I could improve on it for the following year. With exclusives, events, panels, signings and ... Read More »

Loot Crate Takes the Lid Off San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Exclusives

Loot Crate™ is a worldwide leader in fan-commerce whose mission is to unite the world through the shared celebration of fandom! For those unfamiliar with Loot Crate, the subscription box service sends out monthly boxes built around a theme. You don’t know what will be in the box until it arrives – but you know it will be awesome. Here’s ... Read More »

Viz Media San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Exclusives

Viz Media, the Japanese-American entertainment company that always brings awesome manga, anime, and more to Comic-Con, is returning this year. Attendees can find them at Booth #2813 with exclusives for One Piece, One Punch, Sailor Moon, and much more. Here’s a look at what the company is offering this year, from Comic-Con International: One Piece Manga Replica ($15): This ONE ... Read More »

Comicave Unveils San Diego Comic-Con 2016 Plans, Exclusives

Comicave Studios has some exciting things planned leading up to this year’s San Diego Comic-Con. Earlier this year, Comicave introduced in their 1/8″ scale Captain America collectible line on the Red Carpet of Captain America: Civil War, and they’ve now launched a celebration campaign in honor of the 75th Anniversary of Captain America. Comicave will kickstart the anniversary celebration across ... Read More »

Lessons Learned: Never Assume, It Can Be A Legendary Mistake

With San Diego Comic-Con over and my euphoria beginning to wain, I can now reflect back on this year’s Comic-Con and point out a lesson I re-learned this year and that should be one of your ten SDCC commandments: NEVER ASSUME anything and make sure to always ask questions! This year for some odd reason I forgot to do this. ... Read More »

SDCC Unofficial Blog’s 2015 SDCC Photo and Video Experience

With Comic-Con just around the corner, we’re inviting our readers to once again share their moments and experiences via a Google+ Event. The goal is to try and create the feel of Comic-Con through other people’s photos and videos. We hope you join us and add your moments and experiences by participating in our 2015 San Diego Comic-Con Photo and Video Experience. If you ... Read More »