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Under the Tents Early Edition: Offsite Rumors, Man Behind the Poster, Mattel, Elfquest, Geek & Sundry, Signings

We’ve started a new, quasi-regular column on the Blog titled “Under The Tents”. The title is symbolic, as it’s representative of the times we all line up under the tents waiting for those big moments to happen inside Hall H or Ballroom 20. You can read yesterday’s Early Edition here. Here’s the rest of the stuff you might have missed ... Read More »

Mad Max Coming to Comic-Con

Outside Comic Con has found some interesting news on an awesome offsite and something we thing might potentially make its way into Hall H on Saturday. Per a Craigslist ad, Petco Park will play host to a “toxic wasteland” to promote the upcoming Mad Max: Fury Road remake, starring Tom Hardy and Charlize Theron. The ad is looking for two ... Read More »

Under The Tents Late Edition: WB Key Cards, Orphan Black, Marvel, South Park, John DiMaggio, City of Bones, Kidrobot, DKE

We’ve started a new, quasi-regular column on the Blog titled “Under The Tents”. The title is symbolic, as it’s representative of the times we all line up under the tents waiting for those big moments to happen inside Hall H or Ballroom 20. You can read this morning’s Early Edition here. Here’s the rest of the stuff you might have missed ... Read More »

Sanrio Brings Hello Kitty To Comic-Con for First Time

Sanrio, the Japanese parent company of the beloved Hello Kitty franchise, is bringing its star player to the country’s largest convention for the first time in 2013. And it’s not just getting its toes wet with the Comic-Con crowd, it’s going all in with exclusives and interactive events to satisfy fans of all ages. We mentioned it would be setting up ... Read More »

ShiftyLook Events Schedule Posted for 2013

ShiftyLook, the NAMCO BANDAI extension which aims bring “arcade classics back to life with webcomics, cartoons, games”, is returning to the Gaslamp during SDCC 2013, and has posted its event schedule through Comic-Con weekend. From July 18-21, ShiftyLook will be taking over the Hilton Gaslamp with tons of games, events and signings for attendees in San Diego. The list of ... Read More »

NBC Universal Announces TV Panels for SDCC 2013

The Hollywood Reporter has unveiled NBC Universal’s Comic-Con television schedule this July. The biggest news is the announcement of the Community panel, to be held this year on Sunday in Hall H. And while the Community panel is still a full house, there’s sadly no mention of Joel McHale or Donald Glover in the panelists. [UPDATE] NBC’s official Community Twitter ... Read More »

Geek & Sundry Returns to SDCC

Geek & Sundry, the YouTube channel from Felicia Day and Wil Wheaton, announced that it will be returning to Comic Con this year – bigger and better than ever. After spending last year at the Belo Nightclub, Geek & Sundry is moving to a larger (and closer) location at Jolt’N Joe’s, the same location where Zachary Levi’s NerdHQ spent its ... Read More »