Author Archives: Kerry Dixon

Linkin Park Performing at SDCC MTV Fan Fest [UPDATE – Free Event]

Last week, we learned that iHeartRadio would be giving away a VIP experience for a lucky winner that included access to an “intimate” performance from the band Linkin Park, and now MTV has posted the details on what the rockers will be attending the convention for – and it’s big. After the success of last year’s MTV2 Party in the Park — ... Read More »

The Television Shows of SDCC 2014 — The Cable Networks

Television series comprise a huge chunk of the schedule for San Diego Comic-Con — and every year it seems like they become a larger and larger piece of the pie. The lines for Ballroom 20 are starting to rival even those of Hall H, and they won’t be getting any shorter any time soon. As the anticipation builds for the ... Read More »

The Television Shows of SDCC 2014 — The Broadcast Networks

Television series comprise a huge chunk of the schedule for San Diego Comic-Con — and every year it seems like they become a larger and larger piece of the pie. The lines for Ballroom 20 are starting to rival even those of Hall H, and they won’t be getting any shorter any time soon. As the anticipation builds for the ... Read More »

What To Expect: SDCC Preparation for June 2014

It’s now June, and that means that we can officially state that San Diego Comic-Con is next month. Are you prepared? Well, alright, no one is probably ever completely prepared, but your best option for ensuring you make the most of the behemoth that is Comic-Con is keeping up with the important important. But don’t worry! We’ve got you covered. Here’s ... Read More »

Additional SDCC Hotels Open Up For Waitlisted Attendees

For those who weren’t lucky enough to score a downtown hotel during the Travel Planners San Diego Comic-Con General Hotel Sale earlier this year, there’s good news. While filling out hotel preferences, attendees were asked to click a box to be placed on a waiting list if a downtown hotel room later became available – and today, several hundred attendees were ... Read More »

Win an ‘Intimate’ Performance from Linkin Park During SDCC

Comic-Con really does have it all: movies, music, comics, literature, and… music? iHeartRadio announced it will be sending one lucky winner and a guest to San Diego Comic-Con this July including SDCC badges, two nights of hotel accommodation and round-trip airfare. In addition, the winner will receive access to “an intimate performance from Linkin Park”. There’s no word on whether that “intimate” performance ... Read More »

Ace Parking Sale for SDCC 2014 Failure Due to DDoS Attack

If you tried to purchase parking passes for San Diego Comic-Con in the Ace Parking sale today, the odds are that you left empty handed. However, that outcome was definitely not for lack of trying, either on the part of attendees or on the part of Ace Parking. This morning at 9AM PT, attendees and Ace Parking both seemed excited ... Read More »

Gam3rCon Joining Forces With Geekie Awards For SDCC 2014

Although we already announced that Gam3rCon, the popular offsite gaming convention held during San Diego Comic-Con on July 24-27, will be returning this summer, we now know some details about what fans can expect at this year’s event. Gam3rCon announced that it is joining forces with the Geekie Awards and their team to launch another year of “affordable, family friendly convention ... Read More »

Mattel Disney Pixar ‘Cars’ SDCC 2014 Exclusive?

Mattel is a little late on announcing the last of this year’s line of San Diego Comic-Con exclusives, but Pixar website Take Five A Day may have unearthed at least one – and fans of Disney and Pixar should be pleased. Take Five A Day is reporting that Mattel will be bringing a set of Cars Neon Racers to the convention, ... Read More »

Cinequest Pre-Orders Available for ‘Supernatural’, ‘Buffy’ SDCC Exclusives

After setting up a pre-order for their first San Diego Comic-Con exclusive last week (a die-cast variant of the Supernatural Chevy Impala from the episode “Blade Runners”), the website CineQuest.com has released two other convention exclusives for pre-sale. Fans of Supernatural and Buffy The Vampire Slayer can scoop up CineQuest’s exclusives prior to the convention, and pick them up at the ... Read More »