Badge/Hotel News

SDCC Badge Resale Info [UPDATE May 22]

Badges We don't need no stinking badges by davidgolbitz, on Flickr

[UPDATE May 22] CCI has updated its 2013 Badge Purchase page, and it appears that only single-day passes will be available during the upcoming resale. Here’s the screenshot of the page: We’ll update the post as more information becomes available. The original post: We just received an update on the Comic-Con badge resale. Here’s the info from CCI: Comic-Con is ... Read More »

SDCC Badge Resales Soon – Get Ready!

The date for refunds has passed. Badge resales are imminent. If you are still looking for a badge, get yourself ready. We’re here to help. The official Comic-Con 2013 Badge Purchase page still states all passes for this year are sold out; however as we speculated earlier in the year, there should be a limited quantity of all badge types ... Read More »

Under The Tents: SDCC News for May 14, 2013

We’ve started a new, quasi-regular column on the Blog titled “Under The Tents”. The title is symbolic, as it’s representative of the times we all line up under the tents waiting for those big moments to happen inside Hall H or Ballroom 20. Here’s the stuff you might have missed for today: Blog Freddy In Space has the inside scoop ... Read More »

Under The Tents: SDCC News for April 30, 2013

Transformers SDCC Metroplex Exclusive Generations Action Figure, via TFormers.com

We’ve started a new, quasi-regular column on the Blog titled “Under The Tents”. The title is symbolic, as it’s representative of the times we all line up under the tents waiting for those big moments to happen inside Hall H or Ballroom 20. Here’s the stuff you might have missed for today: Factory Entertainment has announced their second SDCC exclusive ... Read More »

Getting Ready For SDCC: Four Months And Counting…

If you were fortunate enough to survive gauntlet of the recent badge sales and the hotel lottery, then let me be the first to say for all your bleeding, you deserve a Purple Heart. There have been more references comparing it to The Hunger Games then a Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show. Unfortunately, there is no rest for the weary. As ... Read More »

SDCC Resale for Cancelled/Returned Badges Not Before May 15? [UPDATED]

For those who weren’t able to purchase a badge to this year’s San Diego Comic-Con during the online sale a couple of weeks back, we have some information that might turn that frown upside-down. Note that this information is unconfirmed, but is based on information pieced together from various sources. Although CCI was updating people in the waiting room on ... Read More »

SDCC Hotel Reservations: So That Happened…

One of the last big events for attendees of this year’s San Diego Comic-Con – hotel reservations for the block of SDCC rooms – came and went this morning, with nary a hitch. This was expected, because of all the systems SDCC attendees have to endure throughout the year, Travel Planners’ website has proved itself to be very stable in ... Read More »

CCI Issues Statement Regarding Registration Technical Issues

Comic-Con International updated its website today with a statement regarding the issues many have experienced during Saturday’s online badge registration. The statement, which appears on the “Purchase Badges” page of the official Comic-Con website, states “there was clearly an issue with some customers experiencing a frozen screen” and that they are working with EPIC Registration to investigate the issue “and hope ... Read More »

Win Two 4-Day With Preview Passes to Comic-Con 2013!

Looking for passes to San Diego Comic-Con this summer but missed the opportunity to purchase those much-in-demand badges last Saturday? Well, you have another chance, if you act before March 5. The Torrey Pines (La Jolla) Rotary Foundation is conducting a raffle for two passes to SDCC 2013, which includes admission to Preview Night as well as the four-day event at the San Diego Convention Center. ... Read More »