Offsites

FYE Opens Two Pop Up Shops in Horton Plaza

FYE — the popular entertainment retailer — is bringing San Diego Comic-Con to the Horton Plaza, in the form of two pop-up shops, which will be open daily from 9AM-10PM. “We are leveraging our long term relationships with the best brands in the entertainment industry to present compelling merchandise which furthers the connection between our customers and entertainment,” stated Mike ... Read More »

Inside the LAIKA Experience in San Diego

The LAIKA Experience opened its doors this weekend just in time to celebrate Pride in San Diego and, obviously, San Diego Comic-Con. Visitors can stop by the interactive pop-up exhibit at 520 5th Avenue for 20-minute-or-so tours throughout the week, featuring puppets, sets, monsters and props to take you inside the world of LAIKA’s films. Each tour through the exhibit ... Read More »

‘Syfy Live From Comic-Con’ Guest Schedule Announced

Tickets for Syfy Live From Comic-Con were gone in a flash — but the question has remained for which guest stars will be appearing on the Thursday, July 20 – Saturday, July 22 tapings hosted by Zachary Levi. The actual episodes will be airing on TV nightly at 11PM PT, but those who were lucky enough to score tickets will need ... Read More »

Schick Hydro to Challenge San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Attendees

You never know what could happen at Comic-Con. Maybe you’re walking around, exploring the offsites, and there’s your favorite cosplayer you’ve been dying to impress. You reach up to stroke your chin pensively and realize you forgot to shave that morning! What’s a man to do? Schick may have the answer. Schick, the men’s shave brand, is bringing an immersive ... Read More »

Nintendo Levels Up for San Diego Comic-Con 2017

Gaming giant Nintendo has had a strong presence at San Diego Comic-Con for years, with its Nintendo Gaming Lounge at the Marriott Marquis & Marina. Attendees will be pleased to learn that it’s coming back, and Nintendo plans to power up several of their most popular games. Fans can stop by the Nintendo Gaming Lounge on Thursday, July 20 – ... Read More »

‘The Expanse’ Escape Room Coming to Comic-Con

Get ready to escape with The Expanse. Alcon Television Group is bringing a The Escape themed Escape Room to San Diego Comic-Con, where attendees transform into operatives trying to cover a sample of the dangerous but invaluable “Protomolecule”, only to become trapped aboard a derelict spaceship suffering total systems failure. Two teams of 4 to 5 players will use their wits to race ... Read More »

I Have/Don’t Have A Conan Ticket for SDCC 2017 — Now What?

1iota has been e-mailing out confirmed tickets to Conan tapings for all days now (finally!)  — but whether you’re on the receiving end, or staring sadly at your empty mailbox, there are some important next steps to take. I Have A Ticket to Conan! First of all, congratulations! Make sure that you actually follow the instructions in your e-mail to ... Read More »