Offsites

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 »

The LAIKA Experience Is Coming Together at Comic-Con

Animation studio LAIKA (the minds behind Coraline, Kubo and the Two Strings, The Boxtrolls, and more) are bringing their pop-up shop to the Gaslamp (520 Fifth Avenue) this July. From Friday, July 14th to Sunday, July 23rd , you can stop by the free exhibit to check out props, puppets, monsters, and sets from LAIKA’s award-winning films . There will also be ... Read More »

Conan Comic-Con Thursday Night Second Show Added

Never tell me the odds. A second block of tickets for Thursday, July 19, with a 7:30PM start time listed (though we’ve heard the actual show may start later than that) has now opened up. You can go request tickets now! The earlier Thursday show (which has already sold out) has now moved to 2PM, though the actual taping will ... Read More »

Are You A Mutant? Find Out at San Diego Comic-Con.

Are you a mutant? You’re about to find out. Just as we’ve been speculating, The Hollywood Reporter reveals that the awesome FOX X-Gene Screening Station is coming to San Diego Comic-Con, on the Hilton Bayfront Lawn. Attendees will be able to be “tested” for if they have the X-Gene, and will be laser-scanned and receive a cheek swab genetic test with ... Read More »