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Video: Searching the Gaslamp for the Best in SDCC Offsite Events

As anyone that has attended San Diego Comic-Con in the last few years knows, the con has taken over the Gaslamp and become much more than a simple convention confined to the limits of the convention center walls. Each year SDCC’s grasp seems to grow larger and it leaves soon-to-be-attendees frantic with speculation as to where the next big offsite ... Read More »

SDConCast – 05-10-2013 – Let It Happen Organically…

The SDConCast is back for another season of news, interviews and tips! This year we kick off the new season of the podcast with a new guest host, Shawn Marshall, joining last year’s crew of Jeremy, James and Kim. We talk about the big SDCC events so far, a recap of Wondercon, an interview with Liam Brenner, Executive Producer of ... Read More »

The Walking Dead Escape: What To Expect At SDCC This Year

The Walking Dead Escape

San Diego is the next to fall to the Zombie Apocalypse. The Walking Dead Escape is returning to PETCO Park and promises to be bigger and better than last year. A couple weeks back we were able to take part in the East Coast run in Philadelphia to get a feel for what new experiences the event will be offering ... Read More »

Enchantment Under The SDCC Reader Party – Wednesday July 17 8PM

We’re proud to announce SDCCBlog and OutsideComicCon‘s Enchantment Under The SDCC reader party on July 17 at 8PM, sponsored by Warner Archive and Vita Coco, and featuring Toddland! Come meet the San Diego-Comic-Con Unofficial Blog team, OutsideComicCon and fellow readers to discuss tips, tricks and other geeky things on the eve of the con, get some great swag, a chance to win some great prizes and pick up some sweet merchandise. Read More »

More Details On Nerd HQ at Petco Park

Petco Park Western Metals Rooftop Nerd HQ 2013

When we announced last month that Nerd HQ would be moving to Petco Park in 2013, one of the biggest questions we were asked was, how will Petco Park host both Nerd HQ and The Walking Dead Escape at the same time? It’s actually not a stretch. Petco Park can host several simultaneous events with its over 20 event spaces, ... Read More »

More Captain America News Surfaces for SDCC 2013 [UPDATED]

Peggy Carter in the next Marvel One-Shot at SDCC?

In an interview with Australian entertainment website The Age, actress Hayley Atwell was asked about her involvement in next year’s Marvel sequel Captain America: The Winter Soldier. Atwell, if you recall, played Steve Rogers’ love interest Peggy Carter in the 2011’s Captain America: The First Avenger, as they battled Hydra through Europe during World War II. Atwell seems to indicate ... Read More »

NBC Universal’s “Dracula” To Take A Bite Out Of SDCC 2013?

Comic-Con is becoming a year-round affair, judging from the early news we’ve been covering as of late. This time, it’s regarding the upcoming NBC Universal series Dracula, straight from showrunner and head writer Daniel Knauf (Carnivale). Yesterday, Knauf took to Twitter to unveil the cast of the upcoming fall series, which received a 10-episode order by the network last year. ... Read More »

San Diego Comic-Con 2012: The Biggest Disappointments

We feel this year’s SDCC set the high-water mark for cons to come. There were so many improvements over last year – Hollywood’s big return to Comic-Con, better schedule balance between Hall H and Ballroom 20, better offsite events, no huge preregistration lines to deal with. And that’s just to name a few reasons. But there’s always room for improvement, ... Read More »

SDCC 2012: Our Top Five Favorite Moments

This year’s SDCC will undoubtedly go down as one of the best years ever for the con. Farewells, reunions, surprise announcements and reveals, and returning offsite events were aplenty throughout the four days. Saying that, it was difficult to narrow down to the top five, let alone actually getting in line early enough to score a seat at some of ... Read More »