Guides

Countdown to Comic-Con: Exhibit Hall

Three months and counting until SDCC!

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. Navigating the Exhibit Hall an integral part of almost every attendee’s experience. Whether you’re looking for ... Read More »

Video: Survival Tips Outside San Diego Comic-Con

As you might have seen, there is no shortage of lists and tips on the internet on how to survive the rigors of San Diego Comic-Con. However, this is no longer a simple convention that attendees can roll into without serious prep. As such, we decided to take our survival tips to the next level and provide a video guide ... Read More »

I Am Hall H: A Guide To The Biggest Stage At Comic-Con

Inside SDCC Hall H - Right

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 the infamous Hall H. Site of some of ... Read More »

Tech Tips from @evico: Build Your Environment!

The San Diego Comic-Con information stampede has already begun, so it is a good idea to start building that EGO PLAN we talked about earlier. The key to a good plan is a sound foundation and the base for my EGO PLAN is the Environment. That being said the Environment should be something that you are fairly knowledgeable and comfortable ... Read More »

Countdown to Comic-Con: Let’s Go Shopping!

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. Geek’s Booty If you’re a regular reader (and why shouldn’t you be?) you’ve seen here  all the great stuff ... Read More »

MattyCollector SDCC Voucher Pre-Sale Guide [UPDATE]

The time has come to plot your course to successfully navigating the infamous SDCC MattyCollector experience. 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 make everyone at work drool when you put that Batusi ... Read More »

Countdown to Comic-Con: Now That You’ve Landed

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. You Are What You Eat You’ll want to stock up on food to carry with you ... Read More »

Geeks With Children: SDCC Child Care Registration Open

Pay up or the hand gets it! by Chris Winters, on Flickr

For those who have traded their collectible figurines for bottles, bibs and binkies, Comic-Con International is looking out for you. Thanks to their Child Care program during San Diego Comic-Con, you won’t miss a beat at the convention, even if your significant other sticks you with watching the kids during the biggest weekend of the year. Information has been released ... Read More »

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 »