Author Archives: Kerry Dixon

Conan Comic-Con Thursday Night Second Show Added

Never tell me the odds. A second block of tickets for Thursday, July 19, with a 7:30PM start time listed (though we’ve heard the actual show may start later than that) has now opened up. You can go request tickets now! The earlier Thursday show (which has already sold out) has now moved to 2PM, though the actual taping will ... Read More »

HBO Banners Appear in the Gaslamp for Comic-Con

The Comic-Con International banners aren’t the only ones up in the Gaslamp now. Thanks to our own Parks and Cons, we now know that several HBO banners are up all around the convention center. This year, Game of Thrones is here to tell you that winter is here – even if it is 77 degrees outside in sunny San Diego right now. Here ... Read More »

TV Guide Magazine’s Fan Favorite San Diego Comic-Con Panel Line-Up Revealed

When this year’s San Diego Comic-Con programming schedule was released, the annual TV Guide Magazine Fan Favorites panel was missing something rather important: Cast names. Now, TV Guide Magazine has unveiled the panelists for this year’s Saturday, July 22 panel at 5:30PM in Room 6BCF, which will feature The Magicians‘ Arjun Gupta, People of Earth‘s Ana Gasteyer, Gotham‘s Ben McKenzie, Dirk Gently‘s Alan Tudyk, Shadowhunters‘ ... Read More »

Super7 and UNKLE Team Up for Pop-Up Shop, Action Figure Collection

Super7 is joining up with British musical act UNKLE, to celebrate their 25th anniversary. In 1988, UNKLE’s Psyence Fiction album was released, and the group created a limited number of resin UNKLE77 action figures – and this year, Super8 is bringing them back. The new figures will come in a life-size UNKLE77 head box, which will also contain one of three ... Read More »

TV Guide Magazine Comic-Con 2017 Covers Revealed

The covers for the annual TV Guide Magazine Comic-Con special edition have started to be revealed, and attendees may be fighting over this year’s batch. For the eighth year, TV Guide Magazine is once again re-teaming with Warner Bros. Television for one of fans’ favorite swag items during the con. This year there will be four sets of collectible covers ... Read More »

Monogram International SDCC 2017 Exclusives [UPDATE July 12]

Monogram International always brings some exciting licenses to San Diego Comic-Con, including DC, Marvel, The Nightmare Before Christmas, and more. What will the company bring in 2017? You can find all of Monogram’s exclusives at Booth #3645 – and inventory won’t be held back each day, so once something is gone, it’s gone. Plan ahead! Let’s take a look at ... Read More »

Are You A Mutant? Find Out at San Diego Comic-Con.

Are you a mutant? You’re about to find out. Just as we’ve been speculating, The Hollywood Reporter reveals that the awesome FOX X-Gene Screening Station is coming to San Diego Comic-Con, on the Hilton Bayfront Lawn. Attendees will be able to be “tested” for if they have the X-Gene, and will be laser-scanned and receive a cheek swab genetic test with ... Read More »

IDW Reveals San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Signings with Top Talent

IDW returns to San Diego Comic-Con at Booth #2743, where they will be hosting signings all week long for Ivan Reitman, Berkeley Breathed, Kevin Eastman, Jeff Smith, Bob Gale, Walter Simonson, and so many others. Here’s a look at their signing schedule: Wednesday July 19th Preview Night  6:00 – 8:00 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles – Kevin Eastman, Tom Waltz,          ... Read More »