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CCI Beaming Comic-Con Attendees to ‘Star Trek Beyond’ Premiere

After what feels like a very long wait, Comic-Con International announced today that they’re finally ready to start beaming San Diego Comic-Con 2016 attendees to the premiere (because we can’t really call it the world premiere anymore) of Star Trek Beyond. Through a lottery. You’re all shocked. The offsite premiere will be held Wednesday, July 20, at the Embarcadero Marina ... Read More »

Nerdist, Geek & Sundry Team Up For Camp Conival Offsite

Are you ready for summer camp? Er, we mean Comic-Con? Er, we mean both at once! As we’ve been saying for literally months – Nerdist and Geek & Sundry are all returning to Petco Park for this year’s Conival, though this year the event has a decidedly summer camp slant to it. Attendees at the four-day event will be treated ... Read More »

Nintendo Levels Up for San Diego Comic-Con 2016

Gaming giant Nintendo has had a strong presence at San Diego Comic-Con for years, with its Nintendo Gaming Lounge on the first floor of 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 ... Read More »

DC Unmasks San Diego Comic-Con 2016 Booth Activities, More

If you thought DC’s presence ended with the Hall H Warner Bros. presentation on Saturday morning – think again. They’ll be back again this year at Booth #1915, where they’ll have rare Wonder Woman costumes and props on display in the booth, including the original costume worn by Lynda Carter in the 1970s Wonder Woman TV series, as well as the costume ... Read More »

Under the Tents: Behemoth, Katie Cook, Skybound, My Little Pony, Magic: The Gathering, OUAT, Valiant Comics, WeLoveFine

We’re only eight days away from San Diego Comic-Con! And there’s no stopping this train, so today we’ve got an Under the Tents full of new info about gaming company Behemoth, Katie Cook and an adorable pin that will help out charity, Skybound and Once Upon a Time panel questions, how Hasbro is making friendship a bit more magical, and much ... Read More »

Nerd HQ Dishing Up Activations, Panels, More at San Diego Comic-Con 2016

At this point, everyone attending San Diego Comic-Con likely knows that the best offsite around is Nerd HQ. The brainchild of Chuck actor Zachary Levi and his The Nerd Machine partner, David Coleman, it’s a place for attendees to unwind, hang out, see cool Conversations for a Cause panels with celebrities all while raising money for Operation Smile, and more. ... Read More »

Nerd HQ Returns to San Diego Comic-Con, New Children’s Museum for 2016

The wait is finally over for San Diego Comic-Con attendees, as The Nerd Machine announced today that Nerd HQ is headed back to San Diego Comic-Con 2016. So, this is happening at #thenewchildrensmuseum with @operationsmile @ZacharyLevi #JulyIsComing #NerdHQ #SanDiego pic.twitter.com/QLkTsCVA9o — VivaLaNerdolution (@thenerdmachine) May 13, 2016 Nerd HQ is headed back to the New Children’s Museum, their second time at ... Read More »

Assassin’s Creed San Diego Comic-Con 2016 Plans

Let’s get the really bad news out of the way first: There won’t be an Assassin’s Creed Obstacle Course this year. But now that you all know that, we can focus on the (sort of) good news – which is that Ubisoft and the Assassin’s Creed team have lots up their sleeves, though it’s less than we would have expected ... Read More »