Offsites

SDCC 2017 Recap: Funko Fundays Got (Most) of Its Magic Back

Let’s just make this clear: Funko Fundays is one of the best ticketed events at San Diego Comic-Con. Every year, Funko showers those lucky enough to score a ticket with an array of exclusive products, food, alcohol, games, entertainment, and more. But it’s also not without its problems, and for every two steps forward it takes, it also seems to ... Read More »

The Blade Runner 2049 Experience – A Glimpse of a Post-Apocalyptic Los Angeles

“I’ve seen things you people wouldn’t believe…” Those of us who have seen Ridley Scott’s original 1982 masterpiece, Blade Runner, know that soliloquy well. Roy Batty’s dying words are etched in our hearts as we actually felt sympathy for the “bad guy” in the film. Adapted from Philip K. Dick’s Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep, Blade Runner made us question ... 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 »

Petco Interactive Zone 2017 Plans Revealed

The Petco Interactive Zone (and the rest of Petco) have a lot going on next week, with activations for Blizzard, XFinity, IT, Sphero, Wikia Fandom, and more. Plus, there’s the usual food trucks. Let’s start with the Interactive Zone, which is open Wednesday from 5PM-9PM, Thursday-Saturday from 9AM-9PM, and Sunday 9AM-7PM. Here’s a look:   BLIZZARD ACTIVATION What We Know: The activation includes ... Read More »

‘Kong: Skull Island’ Activation at San Diego Comic-Con Looks to Contain You [UPDATE]

Warner Bros. Home Entertainment and Legendary invite you to experience firsthand the primordial wonders of Kong: Skull Island. The MonsterVerse comes to life at San Diego Comic-Con 2017 as fans get to visit a Monarch Containment Zone which houses the gigantic bones of Kong’s ancestors, enter the Iwi temple to uncover the ancient secrets of Skull Island, and navigate the beast-infested ... Read More »

Hilton Bayfront Lawn Offsites Being Built for San Diego Comic-Con [UPDATE]

The Hilton Bayfront lawn is always a very busy space — and this year it will be home to FXHibition (with a Legion VR station), FOX offsites (including the already-announced Mutant Testing Center), and Adult Swim. You can’t spell Comic-Con without the Meatwad Dome, after all. (Okay, that is a bold-faced lie). [UPDATE #3] There’s been progress on the Adult Swim offsite, ... Read More »