Author Archives: Kerry Dixon

Enter to Win Geeky Hooker’s ‘Literary Yarns’ Book

If you’re anything like us, you absolutely love Geeky Hooker’s crocheted critters, which she hides around the convention center for attendees to find and take home (and make sure you’re following her on both Twitter and Facebook for information on the drops!). She creates adorably geeky creations, ranging from Deadpool to Batman and more. What you may not know, though, ... Read More »

The Television Shows of SDCC 2017 — The Broadcast Networks

Television series comprise a huge chunk of the schedule for San Diego Comic-Con — and every year it seems like they become a larger and larger piece of the pie. The lines for Ballroom 20 are starting to rival even those of Hall H, and they won’t be getting any shorter any time soon. As the anticipation builds for the ... Read More »

Drink Your Way to San Diego Comic-Con 2017 with Pepsi Fire

[UPDATE] Thanks to eagle-eyed reader Yvonne Chavarin, it appears that the Pepsi Fire contest has removed San Diego Comic-Con as a prize. [PREVIOUS] Pepsi Fire has a red-hot contest, where you can sip your way to attending this year’s San Diego Comic-Con, or win other great prizes, including Nintendo Switch prize packs, a trip to Lollapalooza, a chance to attend a Conan ... Read More »

Chris Hardwick Confirms No ‘Nerdist Podcast Live’ or Stand-Up Show at SDCC 2017

Amid all of the excitement around this week’s announced Mystery Science Theatre 3000 and The Adventure Zone shows at the Balboa Theater, many attendees noticed something: This didn’t leave a lot of room in the schedule for Chris Hardwick’s annual Nerdist Podcast Live taping. Today, on a Facebook Live video, Hardwick confirmed what many had thought: There won’t be a podcast recording this year, ... Read More »

Remaining San Diego Comic-Con Hotels Now Open

Did Hotelpocalypse do you wrong, and you’re now wondering if you need to sleep in the Hall H line every night? Well, don’t stress, because Comic-Con International and onPeak have opened the remaining inventory of hotels up for anyone, regardless of if you were on the waitlist or not. Now, these aren’t downtown hotels – but there are plenty of options ... Read More »

Discount Code for SDCC Travelers From Uber and UberEATS

Whether you’re a local or traveling from far-away continents, we know that getting around San Diego Comic-Con can be stressful (and a financial drain). We’re always looking for ways to help you, our readers — which is why we’re excited to announce that we’re once again teaming up with the lovely folks at Uber and UberEATS to give you a ... Read More »

‘The Adventure Zone’ Hosting Live Show at San Diego Comic-Con

Here There Be Gerblins! The Adventure Zone – a comedy and adventure podcast based on Dungeons and Dragons – is coming to San Diego Comic-Con this year. The popular podcast will host a live show at the convention on Friday, July 21, at 10PM at the Balboa Theatre. They’ll also be recording My Brother, My Brother, and Me, a weekly comedy advice podcast, ... Read More »

Diamond PREVIEWS San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Exclusives

Diamond Select Toys and Diamond Comic Distributors are offering over 20 PREVIEWS exclusives at San Diego Comic-Con this year, with everything from The Walking Dead to Guardians of the Galaxy to Ghosbusters and more. Several of the exclusives are available for pre-order on Toy Wars. They’ll have shared exclusives with other retailers at the show, as well as a few items that ... Read More »

Zachary Levi Announced as Host for ‘Syfy Presents Live From Comic-Con’

Although yesterday’s news of Nerd HQ not returning to this year’s San Diego Comic-Con broke a lot of hearts yesterday — fear not, as just as promised, Zachary Levi still has something up his sleeve. Syfy just announced that Levi will be hosting the second annual Syfy Presents Live From Comic-Con, the live telecast that offers celebrity interviews, insider party coverage, ... Read More »