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Under the Tents: Ace Parking, Souvenir Book, NECA, J. Scott Campbell, Jericho, Eisners

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It’s already February, which means that San Diego Comic-Con 2016 is just five months away — and news is already starting to pick up. Several artists have their booth assignments, we’re getting word on what exclusives we may be seeing from NECA, Comic-Con International has revealed details about this year’s Souvenir Book and the Will Eisner Awards, and much more. ... Read More »

GeekShot Exclusive Photo Series Vol. 2 (Week 41)

GeekShot Exclusive Series Vol 2 Week 41 - Star Wars The Force Awakens John Boyega Finn Hall H 2015

Welcome to the GeekShot Photo Exclusive Series. This will be a weekly post featuring cool, interesting, or just plain awesome moments we have captured during San Diego Comic-Con and WonderCon. Each week we’ll post a photo by Beth or James of GeekShot Photography. We may include a short story about the photo, but sometimes we’ll just let the photo speak for ... Read More »

Under The Tents: Eisner Awards, Geek & Sundry, Roddenberry Entertainment, Marvel Fan Photo Shoot, Artists, Authors

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With 2015 almost in our rear-view mirrors, it’s time to start getting serious about San Diego Comic-Con 2016 – and there’s plenty of news to be found. Already the judges for the 2016 Eisner Awards have been revealed, we’ve got some details on the very popular annual Marvel Fan Photo Shoot, word of both Geek & Sundry and Roddenberry Entertainment’s ... Read More »

Under the Tents: Amy Mebberson, James Silvani, Sheborg Massacre, House of Darkly, Kevin Tong, Kevin Workman Foundation


Oh, you thought we were done for awhile? Nope, the UBlog team has been busy scouring the interwebs for even more San Diego Comic-Con news on artists, independent films hoping to come to the convention, information about how one lucky artist can attend Comic-Con for free courtesy of the Kevin Workman Foundation, and more. Here’s a look at what you ... Read More »

Lessons Learned: Never Assume, It Can Be A Legendary Mistake

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With San Diego Comic-Con over and my euphoria beginning to wain, I can now reflect back on this year’s Comic-Con and point out a lesson I re-learned this year and that should be one of your ten SDCC commandments: NEVER ASSUME anything and make sure to always ask questions! This year for some odd reason I forgot to do this. ... Read More »

Comic-Con International Reminds Attendees to Keep Your Badges!

Comic Con Badges

Although we just finished San Diego Comic-Con 2015, it’s never too early to start planning for next year. For general attendees who attended in 2015, that means thinking about Preregistration for Comic-Con 2016, to be held July 20-24. In their Toucan Blog post this morning, Comic-Con International reminded 2015 attendees to hang on to your 2015 Comic-Con badge as an important piece ... Read More »