Author Archives: Kerry Dixon

AMC Heads to WonderCon with ‘Fear the Walking Dead’, ‘Into the Badlands’

AMC is heading to WonderCon Anaheim 2018 in a big way, with both Fear the Walking Dead and Into the Badlands. Attendees can get their scare on at the convention on Saturday, March 24 from 3:30PM-4:30PM in the Arena. They’ll be treated to a panel (moderated by Talking Dead host Chris Hardwick) with cast members Kim Dickens, Colman Dimingo, Alycia Debnam-Carey, and Danay ... Read More »

Toynami WonderCon 2018 Exclusives Unveiled

Toynami always makes some of the most unique toys on the convention market – and they’re bringing a few of their exclusives and debuts to WonderCon this year. You’ll want to head to Booth #827 to snag these three items, and from Comic-Con International, here’s a look at what Toynami is bringing: Acid Rain Space Scientist (N. America Exclusive) ($40): ... Read More »

Cryptozoic WonderCon 2018 Exclusives Announced

Cryptozoic had some of our favorite San Diego Comic-Con exclusives last year – so we’re excited that they’re heading to WonderCon with some awesome exclusives this year as well. You can swing by Booth #1337 to score your WonderCon exclusive vinyl pieces, or you can even pre-order many of them now for pick-up at the convention. From Comic-Con International, here’s a ... Read More »

WonderCon Moving to Online Lottery System for Select Autographs – And What It Might Mean for San Diego Comic-Con

Hold on to your butts. We’ve been hearing rumors for awhile that Comic-Con International was looking into moving to an online-lottery system for select autograph sessions – and that’s exactly what’s happening, at least for WonderCon 2018. Gone are the days where you’ll need to line up at an insane hour to score an autograph with your favorite stars of ... Read More »

Proceed with Caution: Comic-Con Attendees Experience Highs and Lows of Using Airbnb for Convention Lodging

Hotelpocalypse. The word alone strikes fear in the hearts of many San Diego Comic-Con attendees, as there simply aren’t enough downtown hotels to lodge the 130,000+ attendees who descend upon the Gaslamp Quarter and surrounding areas every July. Obviously, not everyone attending the convention needs a hotel or even wants to stay downtown – but with only 11,000 or so ... Read More »

WonderCon 2018 Merchandise Exclusives

One of the best things about WonderCon is, of course, exclusives – and nothing says “WonderCon exclusive” more than Comic-Con International’s own WonderCon exclusive merchandise. You can swing by Booth #1000 to score t-shirts, tiki mugs, and much more. Here’s a look at this year’s offerings, from CCI’s site: WonderCon Anaheim 2018 Event (Superman) T-Shirt (Adult/Women’s Sizes S-XL $21.50 • ... Read More »

WonderCon Anaheim 2018 Exhibitor Map and List Released

With WonderCon Anaheim 2018 less than four weeks away, CCI has released the official list of Exhibitors that will be attending this year’s convention, along with information on fan tables, autograph, artist alley and small press areas — and the map of where you can find everyone. There are over 450 exhibitors listed for WonderCon Anaheim 2018, covering comics, toys, merchandise, and more. On ... Read More »

San Diego Convention Center’s Upgrades Light Up San Diego

For many of us, the San Diego Convention Center is already one of our favorite sights – but it just got better. Yesterday, on February 21, the San Diego Convention Center unveiled the latest in a series of upgrades to their iconic Sails Pavilion: LED colored lights (which change color and are visible across the Gaslamp Quarter and to Coronado Bay) ... Read More »

SDCC Masquerade Entry Form and Rules For 2018 Announced

The Masquerade is one of San Diego Comic-Con’s most anticipated events, and for cosplayers hoping to be able to walk the stage in their finest, Comic-Con International today revealed details on the 44th Annual Masquerade. You can find the official rules and entry form on their site. The event, to be held on Saturday, July 21 in Ballroom 20 at ... Read More »

WonderCon 2018 Program Book Design Revealed

It’s a bird, it’s a plane – no, it’s the WonderCon Anaheim 2018 Program Book design. Comic-Con International is celebrating two very big anniversaries in 2018: The 80th anniversary of Superman, who debuted in 1938’s Action Comics No. 1, as well as the release of the 1,000th issue of Action Comics. To celebrate, this year’s WonderCon Anaheim 2018 Program Book is ... Read More »