Author Archives: Kerry Dixon

Sideshow Collectibles Bringing ‘Star Wars’ R2-ME2 Project To Comic-Con

Every year, we look forward to seeing what Sideshow Collectibles brings to San Diego Comic-Con – both in terms of upcoming product lines, and in the latest case β€” just general awesomeness. Earlier this week, the company announced that they have invited over 90 artists and fans to participate in what they have dubbed R2-ME2, a “unique re-imagining of everyone’s ... Read More »

WonderCon Anaheim 2015 3-Day Badges Sold Out

For those hoping to experience everything that WonderCon Anaheim 2015 (April 3-5) has to offer – we hope that you already have your badges. On Friday, when Comic-Con International announced that Saturday single-day badges were running low, and subsequently sold out just a few hours later, it was a sign that the convention is getting close. Today, just one day ... Read More »

WonderPost: Badges, Falling Skies, Loot Crate, Sherlock, Program Book

If we’re being honest with ourselves, the WonderCon news we’re really interested in is what food trucks will be there this year. But, since Comic-Con International has yet to reveal that pivotal piece of the puzzle, we’ve got plenty of other WonderCon Anaheim 2015 news to tide you over. The biggest news, of course, is that Saturday badges are now ... Read More »

Fifth Wave of San Diego Comic-Con 2015 Guests Announced

We’re 128 days out from San Diego Comic-Con – and the closer we get, the more news that’s going to roll in. As it’s Monday, Comic-Con International has revealed another five artists and writers who will be attending the convention as Special Guests. From the official Toucan Blog, here’s the list of the five more Special Guests headed to SDCC: ... Read More »

Marvel Comics Panels for WonderCon 2015 Announced

Although last month, Ryan Penagos, Executive Editorial Director of Marvel Digital Media, told a fan on Twitter that assuming Marvel Studios had even a “12%” chance of attending WonderCon Anaheim 2015 was a “generous number” – that certainly didn’t mean that the comics powerhouse would have no presence at this year’s convention. @KidCoulson That'd be a generous number. πŸ™‚ — ... Read More »

Creative Professional Badges Guaranteed for San Diego Comic-Con 2015 [UPDATE: Sale To Take Place February 27]

If you’re a Creative Professional hoping to attend San Diego Comic-Con this year, your week just got a whole lot less stressful. After some big changes this year for Professionals – including the introduction of the EPIC Registration Waiting Room that the general attendees have been using for the last two years – and moving the sale to after Open ... Read More »

San Diego Comic-Con Early Bird Hotels Now Open

Now that several thousand attendees have their San Diego Comic-Con badges, we can begin turning our attention toward other aspects involved in the convention, like transportation, or finding a place to sleep. As of this morning, Comic-Con International has unveiled news on at least one of those aspects: Hotels. The Early Bird Hotel Sale is back for 2015, with reservations ... Read More »

What Are The Odds Of Getting A San Diego Comic-Con Badge?

Unfortunately, every year in Open Registration, people walk away empty-handed. Why? It’s not lack of planning. The real problem is very simple: There is much more demand for badges at Comic-Con than there are available badges. One of the questions that we get asked around badge sale time, time and again, is what are the odds of being able to ... Read More »

Fourth Round of San Diego Comic-Con 2015 Guests Announced

Something big happened this weekend β€” and we don’t mean the Oscars. Thousands of hopefuls tried for a badge to San Diego Comic-Con during Open Registration, and many walked away victorious, but many more left empty-handed. For those that were triumphant, the next big question becomes: What is there to do and see at the convention? Just like in previous ... Read More »