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Dear Santa: San Diego Comic-Con Wish List (Part 1)

In case you somehow hadn’t guessed, we’re pretty big Comic Con fans around here. We love the atmosphere, the volume and diversity in their panel offerings, and we even love the food (well, assuming by food you mean in the Gaslamp, and not in the convention center. One can only eat so many pretzels in a week before you go ... Read More »

Zachary Levi’s Nerd Machine Invades NYCC

Since 2011, Zachary Levi’s Nerd Machine has organized the wildly-popular Nerd HQ during San Diego Comic-Con. The event has greeted thousands of attendees over the years with nighttime events and intimate “Conversations for a Cause” panels, accommodating those who may have not been able to get tickets to SDCC while raising money for charity. Last month, Levi announced the event ... Read More »

San Diego Comic-Con 2013: The Team’s Favorite Moments

Every year, we look at San Diego Comic-Con in our rear-view mirrors and pick our top five favorite moments. We said this last year, but we really do believe the convention just keeps getting better and better. We had a blast during our five days there, basking in the geekiness of panels, events and fans. We already asked our readers ... Read More »

SDCC 2013 – Nerd HQ Rocks Petco Park

Nerd HQ moved to Petco Park this year for their third year, and despite a few snafus and strange choices (like never really announcing their hours, only releasing a map of where exactly in the stadium they’d be on Wednesday afternoon, and highly erratic ticketing sales), the offsite proved to be one of the most entertaining and highly-sought after places ... Read More »

Under The Tents Early Edition: Breaking Bad, Evangeline Lilly, Hello Kitty, Nerd HQ, Spider-Man, Helix, Carrie, All You Need Is Kill, Xbox Lounge, 300

We’ve started a new, quasi-regular column on the Blog titled “Under The Tents”. The title is symbolic, as it’s representative of the times we all line up under the tents waiting for those big moments to happen inside Hall H or Ballroom 20. You can read yesterday’s Late Edition here. Here’s the rest of the stuff you might have missed ... Read More »

Nerd HQ 2013 ‘Conversations For A Cause’ Schedule Announced

Zac Levi and his company The Nerd Machine have announced “the first wave” of panels for their 3rd Annual Conversations for a Cause, this year to be held at Petco Park. And just like in years past, if your San Diego Comic Con schedule wasn’t already looking overbooked, it probably is now. The schedule includes several highlights, including repeat guests ... Read More »

Nerd HQ ‘Conversations’ Panels To Be Announced July 10 [UPDATE 1 – Ticket Sales Thursday 12PM PT]

Like everything with San Diego Comic-Con, there’s no rest for the wicked. Having just dealt with the huge wave that was the 2013 Programming Schedule, now comes word that the annual fan-favorite Nerd HQ convention, started two years ago by Chuck star Zachary Levi, will be announcing its schedule of Conversations for a Cause panels on Wednesday, July 10. Not ... Read More »

Under The Tents: SDCC News for June 20, 2013 [Early Edition]

We’ve started a new, quasi-regular column on the Blog titled “Under The Tents”. The title is symbolic, as it’s representative of the times we all line up under the tents waiting for those big moments to happen inside Hall H or Ballroom 20. Here’s the stuff you might have missed for today: Grant Bowler, star of Syfy’s popular series Defiance, ... Read More »