Guides

How Does Fan Expo Canada Stack Up Against SDCC?

Additional reporting by Sarah Lacey. [Editor’s Note: For many of our readers, San Diego Comic-Con is the only convention they attend each year. But interest and popularity is increasing within the convention scene, so we wanted to take a look at how the other big cons stack up against SDCC. This week, Kerry takes a look at Fan Expo Canada, ... Read More »

How Does Disney’s D23 Expo Measure Up to San Diego Comic-Con?

[Editor’s Note: For many of our readers, San Diego Comic-Con is the only convention they attend each year. But interest and popularity is increasing within the convention scene, so we wanted to take a look at how the other big cons stack up against SDCC. This week, Shawn takes a look at Disney’s ‪‎D23‬ convention, which was held in Anaheim (the ... Read More »

d6mafia’s Guide to San Diego Comic-Con

San Diego Comic-Con 2013 may be behind us, but it’s never too late to start thinking about next year. One of our readers, Patrick Donahue of d6mafia.com, alerted us of a video guide to SDCC they produced during this year’s convention. And like our friend House of Darkly‘s The Art of War: SDCC Edition, we’re mightily impressed at the effort ... Read More »

SDCC 2013 – The Gaslamp Quarter

Ever wonder what it’s like outside of the Convention Center? We take a stroll in the Gaslamp Quarter to give you a first person view of the excitement and events down the main strip. Stay tuned for more panel videos from Comic-Con 2013. Read More »

Welcome to Comic-Con!

Weren’t able to make it to Comic-Con? We have a first-person view on what it looks like to finally make it inside the Convention Center and on to the show floor. From the entrance, through Sails Pavilion and finally to the ultimate oasis, the Exhibit Hall. Welcome to Comic-Con! Keep watching all of our on-going coverage on here on the ... Read More »

Your Complete Guide to San Diego Comic-Con 2013

For those ready to ascend into the craziness that is San Diego Comic-Con, we have you covered. Everything you need to prepare yourselves can be found in the bullet points below. Download the Comic-Con International Quick Guide for 40 pages of maps, exhibitors, restaurants and more information, all in one tidy PDF! We’ll be tweeting line queues for all the ... Read More »

Countdown to Comic-Con: How Do I Get This Stuff Home?

We’re counting down the weeks leading up to Comic-Con by reposting some of our important SDCC tips which have appeared on the blog over the years, updated with current information. You can find all of our guides under the main menu, or by clicking here. Now, for those of you who will be driving to the con, getting all of these ... Read More »

What to Expect from the New Marvel Shop Booth at Comic-Con

One of the most anticipated additions to the San Diego Comic-Con (SDCC) exhibit hall is the new Marvel shop included in their booth at #2329. For years DC has worked with Graphitti Designs to offer exclusive SDCC items to attendees, and although Marvel has had a strong presence of items at licensed booths like Hasbro or Gentle Giant, they have ... Read More »

Comic-Con PSA: Hall H Lines and Transportation

CCI announced its Hall H line rules and regulations for 2013, as well as unveiled its Transportation page for attendees. For those of you wondering, the rules for lining up at Hall H are no different than last year. As we heard from our interview with David Glanzer earlier this year, the “no tents” policy is a city regulation and ... Read More »