Offsites

SDCC 2016 Recap: Mr. Robot Invaded Petco Park

fsociety is finally awake – and they invaded San Diego Comic-Con this year. USA Network’s Mr. Robot was out in force at the convention, with an awesome offsite on 4th Ave that recreated sets from the series, UBER Mr. Robot repair vans, a panel inside the convention center, and — my personal favorite — a Thursday morning extraganza in Petco Park with ... Read More »

5 Winners & 5 Losers from San Diego Comic-Con 2016

This was a weird year at San Diego Comic-Con. Don’t get us wrong – we had an amazing time, but everything definitely felt like it was a transition period, like we were seeing the start of things to come further down the line. For better and for worse, this year saw a lot of changes at the convention. So let’s take a look ... Read More »

Snoopy for President Pop-Up Shop in Gaslamp [UPDATE]

The candidate we’re voting for? Snoopy. Snoopy is getting his own Snoopy for President offsite at San Diego Comic-Con this year, which will transform Bubbles Boutique (226 Fifth Ave) into all things Peanuts. Last year, something similar also took place at Bubbles, which saw exclusive merch, and more. According to The Hollywood Reporter, “The Campaign HQ will be a pop-up ... Read More »

South Park 20 Offsite Construction Underway in San Diego [UPDATE]

South Park is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year at San Diego Comic-Con, where attendees can look forward to a Hall H panel, as well as the South Park 20 offiste at the Martin Luther King Jr., Promenade running  Thursday, July 21 – Sunday, July 24 from 9:30AM-7PM daily. Attendees can stop by to visit a sculpture garden of iconic South ... Read More »

FXHIBITION Setup Begins in Bayfront Park

FX returns to the Hilton Bayfront lawn this year with FXHIBITION, where attendees will be able to face their fears in the American Horror Story VR Experience, be part of the art in the face swap sculpture garden, recline in a custom chair exhibit, and enjoy free wi-fi, giveaways, and more. The event will be open Thursday from 11:00 AM–6:00 ... Read More »

Adult Swim San Diego Comic-Con Offsite Taking Shape [UDPATE]

It just wouldn’t be San Diego Comic-Con without Adult Swim (and the Meatwad Full Dome Experience). You can read all about the offsite (and score wristbands!) over here, but Shawn Marshall of Parks and Cons got a look at the set-up for the event, which is currently ongoing. [UPDATE #2] Adult Swim now looks like, well, Adult Swim! The Meatwad Full ... Read More »

Progress Slowly Begins at Petco Interactive Zone – But Is That a Mr. Robot Ferris Wheel?!?! [UPDATE: Nope!]

[UPDATE #4] Still no word on what the ferris wheel is for, but we’ve confirmed it is not for Mr. Robot. Which, our Editor would be crying about, if there weren’t all kinds of awesome other Mr. Robot happenings around the con. But, progress is finally being made elsewhere around Petco, with the Geico station, more work on the Ash vs. Evil Dead Cabin (hi, ... Read More »