Guides

Ask The SDCC Doctors: The Most Awesome Moment At Comic-Con?

Invasion Of The Doctors by easylocum, on Flickr

We get asked for advice all the time from our readers, and we’re always happy to help. But now that we’ve assembled such a great team of experienced con attendees, we’ve decided to pool our knowledge in a regular column called, “Ask The SDCC Doctors”, where we go around the TARDIS answering a reader question. Today’s question comes from reddit ... Read More »

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 »

SDCC Badge Resales Soon – Get Ready!

The date for refunds has passed. Badge resales are imminent. If you are still looking for a badge, get yourself ready. We’re here to help. The official Comic-Con 2013 Badge Purchase page still states all passes for this year are sold out; however as we speculated earlier in the year, there should be a limited quantity of all badge types ... Read More »

Countdown to Comic-Con: Packing and Arriving

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. After months of scheduling, packing, and anticipating you finally get off the plane in San ... Read More »

Ask The SDCC Doctors: Prepare For Line Camping

Invasion Of The Doctors by easylocum, on Flickr

We get asked for advice all the time from our readers, and we’re always happy to help. But now that we’ve assembled such a great team of experienced con attendees, we’ve decided to pool our knowledge in a regular column called, “Ask The SDCC Doctors”, where we go around the TARDIS answering a reader question. Today’s question comes from @inkasrain ... Read More »

Dancing With The Stars: A Guide To Comic-Con’s Ballroom 20

Ballroom 20 after the previews by Kikishua, on Flickr

With San Diego Comic-Con fast approaching, and many of you already starting your 2013 preparations, we wanted to take a step “inside” the San Diego Convention Center to give you a look at some of the rooms and locations in which you’ll be spending most of your time. Today’s look is at one of the other more popular rooms in ... Read More »

Tech Tips from @evico: Building an EGO PLAN!

The San Diego Comic-Con is approaching fast and I am sure the anxiety level for most of us is beginning to build as we anticipate what we want to do, see and get! Over the past ten years I noticed a trend and it seems to be getting worse with each passing year… there is always MORE to see, MORE ... Read More »

Ask The SDCC Doctors: The Best Backpack For Comic-Con?

Invasion Of The Doctors by easylocum, on Flickr

We get asked for advice all the time from our readers, and we’re always happy to help. But now that we’ve assembled such a great team of experienced con attendees, we’ve decided to pool our knowledge in a regular column called, “Ask The SDCC Doctors”, where we go around the TARDIS answering a reader question. Today’s question comes from reader ... Read More »

Your SDCC Checklist for May 2013

Do you hear that? That’s the sound of 140,000 geeks marching toward San Diego. It’s May Day, and we’re creeping ever closer to the start of San Diego Comic-Con 2013. But believe us, things can quickly snowball into an avalanche of information before you know it. Don’t worry! We’ve got you covered. Here’s what you can expect during the next month: Badge ... Read More »

How to Make The Best of SDCC, Solo Style

A Guide to Attending SDCC Solo

As you already know, San Diego Comic-Con is awesome. If you didn’t, you probably wouldn’t be reading this in the first place. But I’ve been seeing the same question repeatedly from concerned attendees: “I’m attending Comic-Con by myself this year. Will it still be awesome?” The short answer, is an emphatic “YES.” Case in point – I’ve attended Comic-Con exclusively ... Read More »