Author Archives: Kerry Dixon

Kidrobot San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Exclusives

Designer toy company Kidrobot always makes some of the most visually interesting, high-end (but still affordable) exclusives at the convention – and this year is no different, with pieces from Bob’s Burgers, The Simpsons, Ren and Stimpy, South Park, and more. Just like last year, all ten of Kidrobot’s exclusives are available for pre-order on Kidrobot’s site now, for pick-up ... Read More »

EXCLUSIVE: Experience the Evolution of Wonder Woman with her Invisible Jet Convention Exclusive!

For over 75 years, Wonder Woman has been capturing hearts, whether as a comic book staple, a prominent cartoon figure, a live-action television star, or in this year’s live-action feature film. With each phase, Wonder Woman connects with fans of all shapes, sizes, ages, and genders – many holding dear the version of Diana that they first encountered. But this ... Read More »

Unboxing San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Badges

As most of you hopefully know by now, San Diego Comic-Con badges are on their way (though if you haven’t received an e-mail that your badges are on the way, fear not! It takes several weeks for all the badges to go out, so just try to be patient). But new this year, badges are being mailed in a nifty ... Read More »

What To Expect: SDCC Preparation for June 2017

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 news. But don’t worry! We’ve got you covered. ... Read More »

CONTEST: Win Two Tickets to Heroes Brew Fest

Beer me! In a year when it can feel like all of your favorite offsites are taking the year off, Heroes Brew Fest is here to save the day. The popular festival, which combines beer, music, and tech, is returning to the Waterfront Park in downtown San Diego on Saturday, July 22. This year’s event will feature Game of Thrones‘ Kristian ... Read More »

San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Badge Design, Souvenir Book Cover Revealed

For those lucky individuals who received their San Diego Comic-Con badge today (and a friendly reminder to never post a photo of your badge on social media with your name showing), there was an added level of surprise: New this year, the badges appear to come in a box promoting CCHQ, and also include a commemorative Comic-Con International pin. Best ... Read More »

Be Our ‘Attendee of the Week’!

We’re kicking off a new segment here at the UBlog, that’s all about celebrating you – our readers. Each week between now and San Diego Comic-Con, we’re going to highlight an “Attendee of the Week” on our site, someone who has some cool Comic-Con memories to share (and don’t we all have cool Comic-Con memories?). So, how do you get featured as ... Read More »

The Movies of San Diego Comic-Con 2017

We all know San Diego Comic-Con is more than just comics. Yet despite all the great panels and events that happen throughout the convention, nothing gets quite the attention of a big Hollywood reveal on the stage of the Convention Center’s Hall H. Tom Hiddleston as Loki? The cast of Star Wars appearing together on a stage, followed by that epic concert? Those moments and ... Read More »