Author Archives: Kerry Dixon

FYE Opens Two Pop Up Shops in Horton Plaza

FYE — the popular entertainment retailer — is bringing San Diego Comic-Con to the Horton Plaza, in the form of two pop-up shops, which will be open daily from 9AM-10PM. “We are leveraging our long term relationships with the best brands in the entertainment industry to present compelling merchandise which furthers the connection between our customers and entertainment,” stated Mike ... Read More »

‘Syfy Live From Comic-Con’ Guest Schedule Announced

Tickets for Syfy Live From Comic-Con were gone in a flash — but the question has remained for which guest stars will be appearing on the Thursday, July 20 – Saturday, July 22 tapings hosted by Zachary Levi. The actual episodes will be airing on TV nightly at 11PM PT, but those who were lucky enough to score tickets will need ... Read More »

Artist Alley Spotlight: Sho Murase

With just days to go until San Diego Comic-Con, if you haven’t already started breaking out your spreadsheets and Google calendars to plot out your schedule and which booths you’re going to be stopping by – well, you’re clearly less stressed than us. But if you have started, there’s a name that you should probably add: Sho Murase, who can be found ... Read More »

Useful Apps During San Diego Comic-Con

We always stress just how important social media is during San Diego Comic-Con – it’s a way to stay connected, to find out when your favorite booth is doing random goodie drops, and so much more. But outside of social media like Twitter and Facebook, there are some mobile apps that can make your life a whole lot easier during ... Read More »

Oni Press San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Exclusives & Signings [UPDATE]

Oni Press, one of the best independent publishers you’ll find on the San Diego Comic-Con exhibit floor, have just announced their exclusive offerings for this year’s event (as well as their signings). Attendees can stop by Booth #1833 during the convention to score exclusive items for Scott Pilgrim, Invader ZIM, Rick and Morty, and more. Let’s take a look at this ... Read More »

Mattel San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Exclusives [UPDATED July 14]

When it comes to San Diego Comic-Con exclusives, the cornerstones of the con have consistently been Hasbro and Mattel. With license to manufacture toys that are consistently at the top of the pop culture want list, both booths have been the craziest for many of Comic-Con’s years. To address the frenzied crowds, Mattel introduced a pre-sale system a few years ... Read More »

Warner Bros. San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Bag Designs Revealed

Really, is there anything that gets San Diego Comic-Con attendees more excited than the new Warner Bros. Comic-Con bag designs? Each year, WB provides bags to every San Diego Comic Con attendee upon onsite check-in, and this year is no different. Remember that as of last year, you now pick these up in Sails Pavilion, along with your lanyard, program, ... Read More »

Sanrio San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Exclusives

Sanrio is taking over Booth #4737 this year, where they’ll have a number of convention exclusives for Hello Kitty, Sanrio, Gudetma, and more. Here’s a look at their convention exclusives: In addition, limited edition Comic-Con products will be featured in the following partner booths: Toynami (Booth #3229):  Sonic the Hedgehog is back again with Hello Kitty! Head to the Toynami booth for ... Read More »

Fox San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Autographs

For the second year in a row, the list FOX autographs has been announced through the Quick Guide. The FOX Fanfare Booth #4229 will be host to a number of signings, including American Dad!, Archer, Bob’s Burgers, The Exorcist, Family Guy, Ghosted, The Gifted, Gotham, Legion, Lucifer, The Orville, The Simpsons, The Strain, Teen Wolf, and… War for the Planet of the ... Read More »