Author Archives: Kerry Dixon

San Diego Comic-Con Costume Props Policy Updated for 2017

There’s been a lot of speculation about how, or if, Comic-Con International would be changing their costume prop policy this year, particularly after an incident at Phoenix Comicon where a man carrying multiple guns and knives was arrested, and all costume props were banned (at least temporarily). However, it’s good news for cosplayers at San Diego this year, as CCI ... Read More »

What To Expect: SDCC Preparation for July 2017

It’s now July, and that means that we can officially state that San Diego Comic-Con is this 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 news. But don’t worry! We’ve got you covered. Here’s what you ... Read More »

Sideshow San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Exclusives [UPDATE July 1]

Sideshow, the makers of high-end collectibles for some of your favorite licenses, are always one of the most exciting booths at San Diego Comic-Con. This year, they’re back at the con, and they’re bringing several exclusives – which you’re sure to want to break open your piggy bank for. Last year, they offered  on-site pick-up for their exclusives, and while ... Read More »

Disney XD Announces San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Panels

As previously announced, everyone’s favorite Uncle Scrooge is heading to San Diego Comic-Con (along with cast members David Tennant, Danny Pudi, Ben Schwartz, Kate Micucci, and Beck Bennett) — but that isn’t all that Disney XD is bringing to the convention. Attendees will also find a panel on Friday, July 21 from 2:15PM-3:15PM for Star Vs The Forces of Evil and Milo ... Read More »

‘Stargate SG-1’ Celebrates 20th Anniversary with Comic-Con Panel

This year marks the 20th anniversay of Stargate SG-1, and the occasion will be celebrated at San Diego Comic-Con. On Thursday, July 20 from 6PM-7PM, attendees will be able to head to the Marriott Marquis Grand Room 1 & 2 for a panel with Damian Beuer (Host, Legion M co-founder), David Read (Gateworld), Sam Toles (Senior Vice President of Digital ... Read More »

‘The Gifted’ Wraps Up San Diego Comic-Con 2017 – Potential for Offsite

The Hilton Bayfront is getting all dressed up for San Diego Comic-Con this year, courtesy of The Gifted. Large banners alerting attendees that “The X-Gene Can’t Be Seen” and to “Get Tested” now are up on the Bayfront’s parking structure, as of today. While that’s very exciting, we might be more excited about what this could potentially mean. One of the things ... Read More »

Better Look at Conan Funko Pop!s Heading to San Diego Comic-Con

Just like in years past, Funko Pop!s featuring Conan O’Brien will be given out at the tapings for Conan during San Diego Comic-Con (and no, we don’t know about Saturday tickets, sorry!). Funko offered a better look at four figures, which include Conan dressed up as Spider-Man, a Jedi, a White Walker, and The Flash. Additionally, the Pop! vinyl figures will be ... Read More »

‘The Walking Dead’, ‘Preacher’ and ‘Fear the Walking Dead’ Bite Into San Diego Comic-Con With Panels [UPDATE]

[UPDATE] There will also be autograph sessions for The Walking Dead and Fear the Walking Dead during the convention – with Fear the Walking Dead‘s signing set for Saturday, July 22 from 12PM-1PM in the Martin Luther King Jr. Plaza (for an offsite, perhaps?) and The Walking Dead‘s session set for Friday, July 21 at AMC Booth #4237. [PREVIOUS] That sound you hear is a ... Read More »