Author Archives: Kerry Dixon

Get Ready to Bite Into These toddland x Bob’s Burgers WonderCon Exclusives

toddland is dishing up Bob’s Burgers exclusives at WonderCon, and you’re going to want to save your appetite (and your wallet) for these awesome items. Our friends at toddland have one of the best exclusive items we’ve seen so far this year – a t-shirt in two different colors featuring the Bob’s crew at “Wonder Wharf”, which plays homage to both the convention ... Read More »

San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Early Bird Hotel Sale Now Open

With all the badge sales happening so late this year, one of the biggest questions we’ve gotten has been: When are hotel sales happening? The Early Bird Hotel Sale is back for 2017, with reservations now open through onPeak. Just like in previous years, the Early Bird sale is not for downtown hotels, but rather for hotels in further-out areas, ... Read More »

Creative Professional Registration Set for March 23

With Returning Registration now over, everyone’s attention has turned to the sales we still have left to get through – including, but not limited to: Creative Professional Registration, Trade Professional Registration, Volunteer Registration, the General Hotel Sale, and Open Registration. And it’s already March 20. Sheesh. The good news is that Comic-Con International has just unveiled the date for one ... Read More »

Ninth Wave of San Diego Comic-Con Special Guests Announced

Do you have a badge? If so, you can finally start to be excited about these kinds of announcements! And if you don’t – well, we still expect someone to ask, “When is Open Registration? I’ll care then” in the comments. The Toucan Blog has shared the next round of Special Guests headed to SDCC 2017: Sergio Aragonés • Cartoonist, MAD, ... Read More »

‘Wonder Woman’ Lands at WonderCon Anaheim 2017

On Friday, when the WonderCon Anaheim 2017 panel schedule was released, the biggest news – and the biggest question mark – was Saturday’s Warner Bros. Pictures panel (scheduled for 4:30PM-6PM). The panel description was the dreaded TBA, promising only “a sneak peek at upcoming films from Warner Bros., New Line, and DC Entertainment Films, with special guests TBA”. While there are ... Read More »

WonderCon Anaheim Panel Room Capacities

Now that WonderCon Anaheim’s complete programming schedule is out, you might be looking at the panels you want to attend and wondering: What are my odds of making it into that room, and how early do I need to get there? The real answer is that you first need to know how big the panel rooms are. For instance, although ... Read More »

WonderCon Anaheim 2017 Schedule Highlights

WonderCon Anaheim, Comic-Con International’s sister show to San Diego Comic-Con, is just two short weeks away. Earlier today, we all got the whole convention schedule, and it’s filled with fan-favorites from TV, comics, and… a little film. It’s not the media-crazy event that is SDCC – some say it’s more akin to what SDCC used to be – but there’s more than ... Read More »

Comic-Con Center for Popular Culture Moving Into Balboa Park

The San Diego Hall of Champions announced today that they are relocating from their current home at the Federal Building in Balboa Park to Petco Park – and taking their place will be none other than Comic-Con International (just as we speculated last year). CCI will be using the facility as the Comic-Con Center for Popular Culture – possibly a ... Read More »

‘Voltron’ and ‘Trollhunters’ Head to WonderCon with Panel, Exclusive Lithograph, More

The popular DreamWorks Animation and Netflix series Voltron: Legendary Defender and Trollhunters will be taking over WonderCon Anaheim this year. Trollhunters will take to Room 300AB on Friday, March 31 from 1:15-2:15PM, with producers Marc Guggenheim, Rodrigo Blaas, and Chad Hummes (as well as moderator Josh Macuga of Collider). Voltron will host a panel on Saturday, April 1 at 5:30PM in Room 300DE, with ... Read More »