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    A compilation of contests to attend SDCC and WonderCon

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    Our own GeekShot Photography captures all the magic of Comic-Con. Check out their photo series.

  • WonderCon Wrap-Up

    How was WonderCon this year? We talk about a few of our favorite things.

San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Dates Possibly Revealed

[UPDATE] The 2017 Quick Guide has now confirmed these dates! Preview Night is typically left off basically all event listings – so the real dates should still be July 19-23, 2017. [PREVIOUS] As first reported by An Englishman in San Diego, it’s entirely possible that we have San Diego Comic-Con 2017 dates. And it’s good news for those of you who (like ... Read More »

Gotta Catch ‘Em All: Parks And Cons Looks at Pokemon Go Experience for SDCC 2016

Let’s preface this with: Please be safe at Comic-Con while playing Pokemon Go. Comic-Con is crowded enough, and there are enough obstacles, moving vehicles, and hazards without having your head buried in your phone the entire weekend. Plus, you worked hard to get here! You won all the lotteries (okay, maybe not all) – so enjoy the con! The Pokemon will still be waiting. ... Read More »

San Diego Undergoing Re-Transformation for SDCC 2016

Parks and Cons is on the ground in San Diego right now – and the city is  very slowly undergoing a (re)-transformation to all things San Diego Comic-Con. Although last month, banners for Marvel’s Doctor Strange went up around the city, it was a bit premature – as we still had to get through the MLB All Star game. So down ... Read More »

2016 Guide to SDCC LEGO Giveaways and Exclusives

With eye-popping displays and ultra elusive exclusives, the Lego booth is well known as one of the must see spots at San Diego Comic-Con each year. That said, with limits of product in the low hundreds, it’s also one of the biggest heartbreakers on the floor. History is filled with tales of being one of the first people on the ... Read More »

‘Game of Thrones’ Scavenger Hunt Set for SDCC 2016 [UPDATE]

Winter is coming – and it’s up to you to find it. Entertainment Weekly has the details on a Game of Thrones scavenger hunt that will be taking place on the show floor of Comic-Con, where fans are invited to track down new memorabilia and merchandise to pose with. Fans must complete the entire challenge by posting photos of themselves in ... Read More »

TV Guide Magazine Comic-Con 2016 Covers Revealed

The covers for the annual TV Guide Magazine Comic-Con special edition have been revealed, and attendees may be fighting over this year’s batch. For the seventh year, TV Guide Magazine is once again re-teaming with Warner Bros. Television for one of fans’ favorite swag items during the con. This year there will be four sets of collectible covers to choose ... Read More »

GIVEAWAY: 3DLightFX San Diego Comic-Con Exclusive Star Wars Lights

Canadian company and illustrious innovators 3DLightFX are really turning up the heat with their San Diego Comic-Con exclusives this year, and we’re shining a spotlight on them with this awesome giveaway. Although their Comic-Con exclusive Star Wars night lights are being released one each day — so you’ll need to swing by their booth once a day to collect them all ... Read More »

SDCC 2016 Programming Schedule: Sunday Highlights

Baring any last minute schedule changes, we now have the full San Diego Comic-Con 2016 programming schedule. We’ll also be discussing our thoughts on this year’s lineup, including our top picks, in a special series of live podcasts this weekend. The first of which covered Preview Night, Thursday’s and Friday’s lineup, and the second segment — in which we break down ... Read More »