Author Archives: Kerry Dixon

SDConCast – 4/28/15 Age of Offsites

It’s the age of the offsite, where what’s happening around the convention center has become just as interesting as what’s happening inside. In this episode, the team looks at our favorite offsites, what we’re hoping for this year, why it’s impossible to ever get to do everything you want to at Comic-Con — and much more. The SDConCast is brought ... Read More »

EXCLUSIVE: NECA Unveils ‘Terminator 2 – Retro Endoglow Endoskeleton’ Action Figure Con Exclusive

NECA is always one of our favorite dealers at San Diego Comic-Con – their toy lines and exclusives typically combine retro nostalgia with beautiful design, making for some really exciting pieces. For this year, they’ve already showed off their first con exclusive, an Alien Ambush Predator, based on classic Kenner Mail-Away Ambush Predator Figure. We’ve got the honor of revealing ... Read More »

Twelfth Wave of San Diego Comic-Con 2015 Guests Announced

Although today Comic-Con International unveiled the next-to-the-last round of Special Guests who will be attending the convention, you can be assured that these won’t be the only panelists in attendance. No, we’re just getting started — as typically in May, panel confirmations begin going out, and we start getting a much fuller picture of the convention. From the official Toucan ... Read More »

CCI-IFF Film ‘The Posthuman Project’ Coming to VOD Platforms May 1

Last summer, The Posthuman Project made its west coast debut at San Diego Comic-Con as part of Comic-Con International’s Independent Film Festival, where it wowed attendees. Now, though, the film will be available to everyone — starting May 1, when the film is released on all major VOD platforms. The Posthuman Project follows Denny Burke, a high school senior who ... Read More »

Report: The Hunger Games Mockingjay Part 2 Flying Into SDCC?

Last summer, when the trailer for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 dropped during Comic-Con, fans around the globe rejoiced. And it looks like the studio might be heading back to Comic-Con again this year for the final installment, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2. In a recent interview with Collider, director Francis Lawrence was asked whether he’d be attending ... Read More »

Hasbro’s San Diego Comic-Con 2015 Plans Include ‘Star Wars’ Exclusive, Possible ‘Force Awakens’ Debuts

Hasbro was a hit at this year’s Star Wars Celebration Anaheim extravaganza, but it looks like they’re saving the best Star Wars reveals and exclusives for San Diego Comic-Con. Making Star Wars, a dedicated Star Wars fan and news site, recently sat down with Joe Ninivaggi, the Senior Global Marketing Manager of Hasbro’s Star Wars line, to talk about what’s ... Read More »

SDConCast – 4/21/15 Where We’re Going, We Don’t Need Roads

We’re back! We kicked off the official start of season four of the SDConCast on our new home of Tuesday nights. This week, James, Kerry, and Sarah discussed the parking sale’s move to a lottery, exclusive news, and much more. There was even a special announcement about our reader party, Enchantment Under the SDCC. Join us again next week! The ... Read More »

CONTEST: Win Two 2-Day Passes to Walker Stalker Fan Fest

For the first time this year, the brainchildren behind the Walker Stalker Conventions — the popular The Walking Dead, zombie, horror and sci-fi conventions that have been popping up across the US — are bringing their own unique brand of undead fun to San Diego Comic-Con. The Walker Stalker Fan Fest will give fans the chance to completely immerse themselves ... Read More »

Eleventh Wave of San Diego Comic-Con 2015 Guests Announced

We’re getting close to the end of the Special Guest announcements for San Diego Comic-Con, but we’re not finished yet – and this obviously only marks one small part of the convention, as there’s plenty of other things to see and do at the convention. Like our reader party, Enchantment Under the SDCC, which you can still get a ticket ... Read More »