Author Archives: Kerry Dixon

San Diego Comic-Con Returning Registration 2017 Visual Guide

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. It was — well, we don’t really know, because Returning Registration hasn’t happened yet. But it will be happening soon on March 11 at 9AM PT, and that means that for better or worse, you’ll know soon whether you’re attending the pop culture juggernaut this year. The good news is, ... Read More »

San Diego Comic-Con Returning Registration 2017 Set for March 11

Are you going to San Diego Comic-Con 2017? For almost all of you, you probably can’t definitely answer that question – yet. But that’s all about to change, as Comic-Con International has revealed that Returning Registration for San Diego Comic-Con 2017 — the online badge sale in which general attendees who attended in 2016 get a first shot at scoring a golden ticket, formerly known ... Read More »

Gam3rCon 2017 Shifts Away From San Diego Comic-Con Week – Early Bird Tickets on Sale

There’s potentially either good or bad news about Gam3rCon, the popular gaming offsite convention which celebrates all forms of gaming from table top to arcade to the biggest names in the industry. For the past several years, the mini-convention has been held to coincide with San Diego Comic-Con. For 2017, though, it’s shifting its dates – to earlier in July, running ... Read More »

Details About San Diego Comic-Con Returning Registration Emerge — But Still No Date

First off: We still don’t know when Returning Registration or Open Registration for San Diego Comic-Con 2017 are happening. But thanks to a new update from Comic-Con International, we do know some information. The system will apparently look largely like it has in the past, with the EXPO Logic Waiting Room (formerly EPIC Registration) still in play. You’ll still be ... Read More »

Sixth Wave of Guests for San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Announced

We know, okay? You want badge news. But first, we’ve got some news on Special Guests. The Toucan Blog has shared the next round of Special Guests headed to SDCC 2017: Marguerite Bennett • Writer, Batwoman, DC Bombshells Gail Carriger • Author, Parasol Protectorate, Finishing School series Mike Grell • Writer/artist: Starslayer, The Warlord, Jon Sable, Freelance John Holstrom • Cartoonist, ... Read More »

WonderPost: DC Cosplayers, Hollywood Horror Museum, BeeFy & Co., Jenny Parks, Reggie Bannister

We promised three WonderPosts this week, and we’re delivering. Because we don’t like keeping attendees waiting. Here’s a look at the news you might have missed: Artist Jerry Gaylord can be found at Artist Alley Table C-08 at WonderCon Anaheim 2017. For those interested in commissions, you can find more information on his site. If you’re a DC cosplayer, take ... Read More »

San Diego Officials Seek to Keep Convention Through 2021

Even though it can feel like the biggest question surrounding San Diego Comic-Con right now is when badges for 2017 will go on sale – it’s actually whether or not Comic-Con will need to find a new home in two years years, when its contract with the San Diego Convention Center comes to an end in 2018. Negotiations are currently underway ... Read More »

WonderPost: Panels, Chuck Wendig, Marvel and Disney Cosplay, Todd Nauck, California Browncoats

We promised you more WonderCon news this week, and we’re delivering. In addition to the first look at this year’s WonderCon souvenir book cover and t-shirt design this morning from CCI, we’ve got updates for you on panels, commissions, cosplay photo shoots, exhibitors, and so much more. Here’s a look at the news you might have missed: Calling all Deadpools, ... Read More »

Fifth Wave of Guests for San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Announced

We know, okay? You want badge news. But first, we’ve got some news on Special Guests. The Toucan Blog has shared the next round of Special Guests headed to SDCC 2017: Gemma Correll • Cartoonist, The Worrier’s Guide to Life, A Pug’s Guide to Etiquette Jonathan Maberry • Author, Joe Ledger Thrillers, Mars One Alex Simmons • Writer, artist, Blackjack Joe ... Read More »