Badge/Hotel News

San Diego Comic-Con 2015 Open Registration Set For February 21

Fans of San Diego Comic-Con have been very patient this year, but we can all breathe a sigh of relief, because for better or worse, the process of finding out if you’ll get to attend the biggest, best pop culture convention has almost come to an end. Comic-Con International just announced that Open Registration badge sales will be taking place ... Read More »

Creative Professional Registration To Take Place in February, Will Use Randomized Process for Guest Badges

Creative professionals have thus far been immune from having to use the new, EPIC Registration randomized waiting room that Comic-Con International debuted in 2013 – but that’s coming to an end this month. We’ve had a lot of questions about when the Professional Registration for creatives (defined by CCI as someone who takes “an active role in the creation, design, ... Read More »

Volunteer Registration All Full for San Diego Comic-Con 2015

For those hoping to experience San Diego Comic-Con as a volunteer, we have some bad news for you: All spots are taken. Following last month’s Priority Volunteer Registration (for those who had volunteered in previous years or who were pre-approved), today marked the Volunteer Registration for first timers who had signed up on the Interest List. Unlike with Priority Volunteer ... Read More »

San Diego Comic-Con Volunteering for Interest List Opens Tuesday

We make a lot of fuss out of how difficult it is to score a badge to San Diego Comic-Con during Preregistration and Open Registration, which hasn’t occurred yet, but for some – there’s another way: Volunteering. Earlier this month, Priority Volunteer Registration, for those who had volunteered during 2014 or who were pre-approved, were allowed to sign up for ... Read More »

San Diego Comic-Con General Hotel Sale Set For March 24

With the new year upon us, many attendees have been left wondering how long they’ll need to wait until San Diego Comic-Con Open Registration, and then just when the general hotel sale will start. And we have an answer, at least for part of that question. We have confirmed with a representative for the Comic-Con hotel sale vendor, Travel Planners, ... Read More »

San Diego Comic-Con 2015 Volunteer Registration Opens January 15 – Only Pre-approved Apply

Since Preregistration back in November, things have been relatively quiet on the San Diego Comic-Con front – but that’s going to start changing with news of Volunteer Priority Registration opening tomorrow, on Thursday, January 15, 2015. First, let us be clear: The “Volunteer Priority Registration” is only for those who completed at least one assignment in 2014 or were pre-approved ... Read More »

New Hotel Coming to Downtown San Diego in 2016

After breaking ground late last year in the Gaslamp, construction has begun on the first hotel of the new brand Pendry Hotels. The Pendry takes over the space that was previously a parking lot, located between 5th and 6th Avenues, on J Street. When it opens, the hotel will feature 317 guest rooms and the expected amount of swanky restaurants, ... Read More »

Volunteer Interest List for San Diego Comic-Con 2015 Now Open

Is it your dream to hand out badges to the thousands of San Diego Comic-Con attendees, or to yell “Walk, don’t run!” to someone entering Hall H and have it mean something? Well, today might just be your lucky day – because the volunteer interest list for San Diego Comic-Con 2015 is now officially open. You can sign up now, ... Read More »