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Get Prepped for San Diego Comic-Con 2018 Returning Registration: SDCC PreReg Tips and Prep Guide

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Time for San Diego Comic-Con Returning Registration and our date with a computer as we try to nab that ever so coveted SDCC Badge. On Wednesday, October 18, 2017 we finally received the official announcement that SDCC 2018 Returning Registration will happen on Saturday, October 28, 2017 at 9AM PT.  So get those badge ... Read More »

San Diego Comic-Con FAQ: How Do I Purchase A Badge For Someone Else?

Without fail, the #1 question we are asked during San Diego Comic-Con badge sales is: How do I purchase a badge for someone else? Also, remember that we’re referring to you helping someone who is eligible purchase their badge with their Member ID – badges are never transferable/shareable. So let’s look at the possibilities here, and how to make it ... Read More »

Returning Registration Details — But No Date Yet

Let’s just get the important lack of news out of the way, Returning Registration for San Diego Comic-Con 2018 does not have a date. Yet. Comic-Con International posted a strange Toucan blog today — offering several details on the process of the impending Returning Registration, but no date. However, at this point, we expect an update very soon. The first ... Read More »

The Shruggie Awards of San Diego Comic-Con 2017 – Nominations

San Diego Comic-Con was filled to the brim this year with a lot of amazing things – including panels, exclusives, offsites, and so much more. We’re excited to launch our first ever The Shruggie Awards, which, despite the name, is not celebrating the “wtf-ness” of the convention (though there’s plenty of that to go around as well!). No, these are the ... Read More »

‘The Tick’ Took Over San Diego Comic-Con 2017 to Mixed Results

The Tick took over at San Diego Comic-Con this year with a panel and expansive offsite (with multiple parts!). The results, though, were a bit mixed. Those starting their adventure off with Amazon’s The Tick offsite in the MLK Promenade were first directed to enter a canopied room, where you picked up an RFID wristband. You then spent some time sitting ... Read More »

5 Winners & 5 Losers from San Diego Comic-Con 2017

San Diego Comic-Con 2017 is now behind us — but don’t worry, we’ll be doing some wrap-up this week (and maybe into next week) before we sleep the Odin sleep for offseason. In our personal opinions, the good far outweighed the bad this year — but there’s definitely a lot of room for improvement (especially since you keep having the ... Read More »

San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Live Updates

We’re busy covering San Diego Comic-Con — on social media! Find all the latest news, line updates, and more right here. Or, you can follow along with the fun @SD_Comic_Con. Tweets from https://twitter.com/SD_Comic_Con/lists/sdccblog-team Read More »

Petco Park Gets ‘Wrapped’ Up in San Diego Comic-Con 2017 [UPDATE]

Initial wrap work has started on Petco Park for San Diego Comic-Con. The lower wrap, for History’s Knightfall, is already complete — but the bigger wraps have only just begun. Will they be taken over by ABC again? Or, considering the color blue seems to match the Knightfall wrap, did History take both spots this year? Shawn Marshall of Parks and Cons ... Read More »

‘Legion’ Takes Over the Hilton Bayfront for San Diego Comic-Con [UPDATE: And ‘People of Earth’ at the Marriott]

It’s a changing of the guard, of sorts, at San Diego Comic-Con this year in the world of wraps. People of Earth is taking over the Marriott Marquis & Marina front, in the spot normally taken over by Conan. But for those missing their Conan O’Brien, we’ve heard to stay tuned to the back of the building. [UPDATE #5] The wrap is now ... Read More »