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GeekShot Exclusive Photo Series Vol. 2 (Week 7)

GeekShot Exclusive Series Vol 2 Week 7 - Marvel Experience Iron Man mask

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. 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 itself. About ... Read More »

History Channel ‘Vikings’ Season 3 Premiere Review: Does The New Episode Live up to SDCC 2014 Panel Expectations

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History Channel’s first ever scripted saga, Vikings, is ready to raid television sets once again with season three, premiering Thursday, February 19th at 10ET/9CT. The historical drama explores the tale of the legendary Norseman, Ragnar Lothbrok (played by Travis Fimmel), and follows his ambitious exploits.  The show has spent two seasons building strong momentum with a fantastic storyline full of intense ... Read More »

Marvel Studios and Sony Pictures Entertainment Join Forces To Bring Spider-Man to MCU

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Late Monday night, two press releases direct from Marvel set the internet abuzz. The first announcement outlines a new deal between Marvel Studios and Sony Pictures Entertainment that will see Spider-Man making his premiere into the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), as well as Marvel Studio President Kevin Feige co-producing the next Spider-Man movie for Sony. The partnership will begin with Spider-Man ... Read More »

Downtown Development To Greatly Reduce Available Parking in San Diego

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Last week, the San Diego Padres announced changes to their parking system, noting that the “Parcel C” parking lot adjacent to Petco Park is now permanently closed off for the development of a mixed-use complex, with a condo high-rise and retail spaces. The Parcel C development was initially approved in 2005 and delayed for many years, but will finally be breaking ground before Comic-Con this year. The space will be ... Read More »

Under the Tents: Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Walt Disney Animation Studios, HerUniverse, Artists, Open Registration

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Sunday will mark 150 days until San Diego Comic-Con, so expect the amount of news to start ramping up very soon. Not that we’re exactly slow on announcements about the convention today. Already, we’ve got potential word on events from Her Universe, another Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. fan event, news that Walt Disney Animation Studios will be at the convention, as ... Read More »

Travel around Comic-Con with New Bike Rental Stations

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Downtown San Diego is now home to 36 “DecoBike” stations, constructed over the past few months, as a part of the bike sharing program approved by the San Diego City Council in 2013. After some delay, the rental program had a soft opening last week after the kiosks were finally filled with bikes and made available to rent. The numerous stations ... Read More »

GeekShot Exclusive Photo Series Vol. 2 (Week 5)

GeekShot Exclusive Series Vol 2 Week 5 - WB Booth Bugs Bunny Chair Warner Bros

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. 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 itself. About ... Read More »

First Guests for San Diego Comic-Con 2015 Announced

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As most of you are (im)patiently waiting for news on Open Registration, Comic-Con International has offered the first official word on just who you can find at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con. From the official Toucan Blog, here’s the list of the first five Special Guests headed to SDCC: Kelly Sue DeConnick, Writer, Captain Marvel, Bitch Planet, Pretty Deadly Carlos ... Read More »