Author Archives: Kerry Dixon

‘American Gods’ Skipping San Diego Comic-Con 2017

TV reigns supreme at San Diego Comic-Con — but this summer’s schedule will  be at least one show light. On paper, American Gods is exactly the show you would expect to find packing Ballroom 20. It’s buzz-y, it’s genre, it’s based on Neil Gaiman’s work — but showrunner Bryan Fuller told Deadline that they won’t be returning to the convention this year. ... Read More »

Under the Tents: DKE, LEGO, Toddland, Randy Martinez, Cosplay Photos

In between your Saturday night partying and binge-TV-watching, take some time to catch up with the latest San Diego Comic-Con news. We’ve got updates on artists like Disney’s Lorelay Bove, exhibitors including LEGO and DKE, some crocheted creations, and much more. And then you can get back to Netflix, okay? Here’s a look at what you might have missed: Disney ... Read More »

Costume Designers Guild Announces San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Panels

Our friend Joe Kucharski, the Editor of Tyranny of Style (which you should check out), has all of the details on the return of The Costume Designers Guild at San Diego Comic-Con this year. Attendees will be able to get a behind the scenes look at costume design from the experts, including designers for Wonder Woman, Guardians of the Galaxy ... Read More »

Factory Entertainment SDCC 2017 Exclusives [UPDATE June 16]

Our friends at Factory Entertainment always think outside the box for their San Diego Comic-Con exclusives, which can lead to awesome surprises like last year’s Back to the Future keychain with SDCC 2016 dates on it, or vintage, original promotional posters produced by Coca Cola in 1979 to promote Star Trek: The Motion Picture. This year, they’ll be bringing along a whole ... Read More »

Patrick Ballesteros’ ‘Pantastic Voyage’ Print Revealed

Artist Patrick Ballesteros, whose work you might recognize from The Late Late Show with James Corden or from his Punny Sweater series or his 25 Cent Wonders collection, always brings his A-game to San Diego Comic-Con. This year is no different, and you can find him at Artist Alley DD-08, where he will have a plethora of 25 Cent Wonders and other art, ... Read More »

Turning Tydes Theatre Mashes Up ‘The Walking Dead’, ‘Star Wars’ with Musicals for San Diego Comic-Con Offsite Performances

A long time ago, in an opera house far, far away…. Turning Tydes Theatre Company announced that they were bringing two awesome musicals to San Diego Comic-Con, at The Geoffrey Off Broadway (part of the Spreckles building). Thursday-Sunday nights, you can catch live shows of either/both Into the Walker Woods (The Walking Dead mashed up with Into the Woods, which sounds amazing), and ... Read More »

Ride the San Diego Trolley in Style with Commemorative Passes, Mobile Ticketing for Comic-Con

Traveling to and from San Diego Comic-Con just got a whole lot easier. The Metropolitan Transit System (MTS), which operates the Trolley lines in San Diego, announced they are bringing back the mobile ticketing app for smartphones, named Compass Cloud. Just download the app for iPhone or Android smartphones and Trolley riders can purchase electronic tickets now and store for later use. ... Read More »

CineQuest San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Exclusives [UPDATE June 14]

CineQuest, the makers of pop culture memorabilia and collectibles, always bring something fun to San Diego Comic-Con – whether it’s their Supernatural die-cast cars, t-shirts, or more. You can pre-order any of CineQuest’s Comic-Con exclusives and have them shipped directly to you after the convention, or pick them up at Booth #4539. Here’s a look at their offerings for San ... Read More »