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Factory Entertainment Unveils Suicide Squad Harley Quinn Role-Play Weapons

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Factory Entertainment, the makers of some of our favorite San Diego Comic-Con exclusives, have just unveiled two new additions to their line of collectible role-play/cosplay Soft Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) toys that might make your San Diego Comic-Con cosplay just a little more awesome: A Harley Quinn’s Good Night Bat and Harley Quinn’s Mallet, from the upcoming Suicide Squad film. ... Read More »

Guide to Parking at San Diego Comic-Con 2016

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Parking is the last major pre-convention hurdle for attendees leading up to San Diego Comic-Con. Whether you’re a local resident or not staying at a downtown hotel, where you park is very important. Ace Parking (who owns most of the parking in Downtown San Diego) moved to a lottery based system last year, and is using the same system this year. ... Read More »

SDConCast 4/26/16 – The One Without Kerry

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We’ll be discussing this week’s news and taking questions about anything SDCC related. What happens when Kerry goes on vacation? Who is running this place? All those answers and more on this week’s SDConCast. We’ll kick things off at 6:30PM PT/9:30PM ET, so come join us for what’s sure to be a lively show. Join in on the fun on either ... Read More »

SDConCast 4/19/16 – The Ninjabot

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We’ll be discussing the behind the scenes of being an artist at Comic-Con with the team behind The Ninjabot. What makes SDCC different? How do you decide on an exclusive? How much planning is involved? How much does your hand hurt? All those answers and more on this week’s SDConCast. We’ll kick things off at 6:30PM PT/9:30PM ET, so come ... Read More »

READER POLL: What Is Your #1 Hotel Pick for SDCC 2016?

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With the final confirmation from Comic-Con International that the hotel sale will take place on Tuesday, April 5, it’s time to start thinking about which hotels you’ll be ranking as your top six choices. But what hotels will everyone else be choosing? Throughout the weekend, we’re asking our readers what is your #1 hotel choice for San Diego Comic-Con? We’ve ... Read More »

APRIL FOOL’S: Comic-Con International Announces Everything Is Now a Lottery

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After Wednesday’s big news that this year’s San Diego Comic-Con hotel sale would operate essentially as a lottery through the use of a randomized waiting room, Comic-Con International revealed today that they aren’t through making changes. New for 2016, they’ve announced that everything will be a lottery. “We  know how much our attendees love lotteries,” Dale Glanzer, the cousin of ... Read More »