Author Archives: Kerry Dixon

UCC Distributing San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Exclusives

UCC Distributing always bring their A-game to San Diego Comic-Con, with some of the most unique exclusives on the exhibit floor, with exclusives that are only available at San Diego. Whether it’s last year’s Deadpool Mr. Potato Head or their Shopkins Jessicake, they always think outside the box. And with a plethora of licenses, which includes Marvel, DC, Steven Universe, Dragon ... Read More »

Petco Park Gets ‘Wrapped’ Up in San Diego Comic-Con 2017 [UPDATE]

Initial wrap work has started on Petco Park for San Diego Comic-Con. The lower wrap, for History’s Knightfall, is already complete — but the bigger wraps have only just begun. Will they be taken over by ABC again? Or, considering the color blue seems to match the Knightfall wrap, did History take both spots this year? Shawn Marshall of Parks and Cons ... Read More »

‘Legion’ Takes Over the Hilton Bayfront for San Diego Comic-Con [UPDATE: And ‘People of Earth’ at the Marriott]

It’s a changing of the guard, of sorts, at San Diego Comic-Con this year in the world of wraps. People of Earth is taking over the Marriott Marquis & Marina front, in the spot normally taken over by Conan. But for those missing their Conan O’Brien, we’ve heard to stay tuned to the back of the building. [UPDATE #5] The wrap is now ... Read More »

Hilton Bayfront Lawn Offsites Being Built for San Diego Comic-Con [UPDATE]

The Hilton Bayfront lawn is always a very busy space — and this year it will be home to FXHibition (with a Legion VR station), FOX offsites (including the already-announced Mutant Testing Center), and Adult Swim. You can’t spell Comic-Con without the Meatwad Dome, after all. (Okay, that is a bold-faced lie). [UPDATE #3] There’s been progress on the Adult Swim offsite, ... Read More »

AMC’s DeadQuarters Prepares to Haunt You [UPDATE]

AMC is bringing DeadQuarters, the official fan zone headquarters for all things The Walking Dead and Fear the Walking Dead at Comic-Con this year. The offsite will be located directly across from the Convention Center (just off 4th Ave.) and open daily Thursday, July 20 – Saturday, July 22 from 11AM-6PM, or on Sunday, July 23 from 11AM-4PM. Stop by and test your ... Read More »

WB DC’s Superheroes Await You at the Marriott Gaslamp

As you arrive at the Marriott Gaslamp during San Diego Comic-Con this year, there are some super faces waiting to greet you — superheroes, that is, of the WB/DC variety. The wrap features characters from The Flash, Arrow, Supergirl, DC’s Legends of Tomorrow, and Black Lightning. From Shawn Marshall at Parks and Cons, here’s a look: Read More »