Guides

2014 Swag and What it Means for 2015

For the last few years San Diego Comic-Con has ended with many feeling that the freebies that once flowed freely are no longer as readily available. It’s inarguable that companies on the SDCC floor are giving out less t-shirts, bags and posters than in 2010, but does that mean that there’s less freebies in general? More importantly, where does this ... Read More »

Your Complete Guide To San Diego Comic-Con 2014

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 over 50 pages of maps, exhibitors, restaurants and more information, all in one tidy PDF! We’ll be tweeting line queues and panel news ... Read More »

A Guide to Obtaining SDCC Hasbro Exclusives

There is no booth at San Diego Comic-Con that causes more elation or pain than Hasbro. With 2014 featuring favorites like Dinobots, Thanos, and Jabba to just name a few, this year looks to be one of the most difficult yet.  While obtaining these elusive treats is a hobby for most, there are a lot of pros out there that will ... Read More »

Guide to Autograph Ticket Drawings in the Sails Pavilion

Even for convention veterans, getting autographs at San Diego Comic-Con can be one of the most confusing procedures there is – and that’s in large part because almost no two autograph sessions are run the same way. For some, simply showing up at the booth on the exhibit floor in time for the signing is enough. For others, you must ... Read More »

What to Expect: SDCC Preparation for July 2014

It’s now July, which means that Comic-Con is this month. Are you prepared? Well, alright, no one is probably ever completely prepared, but your best option for ensuring you make the most of the behemoth that is Comic-Con is keeping up with the important information. But don’t worry! We’ve got you covered. Here’s what you can expect over the few weeks ... Read More »

2014 Matty SDCC Exclusive Pre-Sale Guide

San Diego Comic-Con may still be weeks away, but the time has come to get in line – a virtual line that is. This isn’t a ride for the faint of heart, but like so many things when it comes to SDCC, with effort comes reward. So, here are the tips that will maximize your potential to get that elusive ... Read More »

SDCC Pro Tip: Prepping Your Offsite Schedule

Our Offsite Event calendar has been going strong for years. We’ve captured hundreds of events and each year we see more and more organizers setting up events outside of the Convention Center, capitalizing on the built-in audience traveling to San Diego for Comic-Con. Each year, it seems there’s more people than ever visiting San Diego who will have at least one day ... Read More »

What To Expect: SDCC Preparation for June 2014

It’s now June, and that means that we can officially state that San Diego Comic-Con is next month. Are you prepared? Well, alright, no one is probably ever completely prepared, but your best option for ensuring you make the most of the behemoth that is Comic-Con is keeping up with the important important. But don’t worry! We’ve got you covered. Here’s ... Read More »