Guides

Buying Funko San Diego Comic-Con Exclusives Outside Comic-Con

As per usual, most of Funko’s San Diego Comic-Con exclusives will also be sold at retailers around the US, just with a “Summer Convention” sticker. So what does that mean? Well, if things work as they have in the past, beginning Wednesday night/early Thursday — those exclusives will go up online at various retailers, like Hot Topic, Barnes & Noble, ... Read More »

Your Complete Guide to San Diego Comic-Con 2016

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

Useful Apps During San Diego Comic-Con

We always stress just how important social media is during San Diego Comic-Con – it’s a way to stay connected, to find out when your favorite booth is doing random goodie drops, and so much more. But outside of social media like Twitter and Facebook, there are some mobile apps that can make your life a whole lot easier during ... Read More »

2016 Guide to SDCC LEGO Giveaways and Exclusives

With eye-popping displays and ultra elusive exclusives, the Lego booth is well known as one of the must see spots at San Diego Comic-Con each year. That said, with limits of product in the low hundreds, it’s also one of the biggest heartbreakers on the floor. History is filled with tales of being one of the first people on the ... Read More »

SDCC 2016 Guide to the Exhibit Hall

If San Diego Comic-Con is the Super Bowl of the geek world, it’s exhibit hall is the field of play…bodies slammed together in pursuit of a prize…and moments of sheer exhilaration! The cavernous convention center houses the most impressive booths, swag and exclusives on the convention circuit and can be intimidating for some. Follow along with us as we take ... Read More »

2016 SDCC Guide to Funko Exclusives

Some of the biggest news on the SDCC 2016 exclusive front has been the new strategies put in place by Funko to help alleviate the issues at the booth over the last few years. With a hybrid system that utilizes a double lottery component, we’ve gotten lots of questions and are taking the time to give some thoughts: What do ... Read More »

SDCC 2016 Programming Schedule: Sunday Highlights

Baring any last minute schedule changes, we now have the full San Diego Comic-Con 2016 programming schedule. We’ll also be discussing our thoughts on this year’s lineup, including our top picks, in a special series of live podcasts this weekend. The first of which covered Preview Night, Thursday’s and Friday’s lineup, and the second segment — in which we break down ... Read More »

SDCC 2016 Programming Schedule: Saturday Highlights

It’s less than two weeks away from Comic-Con, and CCI is releasing the programming schedule for Comic-Con 2016 in its annual fashion. We’ll be bringing you the highlights of each day as they’re announced. We’ll also be discussing our thoughts on this year’s lineup, including our top picks, in a special series of live podcasts this weekend. The first of which ... Read More »

SDCC 2016 Programming Schedule: Friday Highlights

It’s two weeks away from Comic-Con, and CCI is releasing the programming schedule for Comic-Con 2016 in its annual fashion. We’ll be bringing you the highlights of each day as they’re announced. We’ll also be discussing our thoughts on this year’s lineup, including our top picks, in a special series of live podcasts this weekend. The first of which will cover ... Read More »

SDCC 2016 Programming Schedule: Wednesday and Thursday Highlights

It’s two weeks away from Comic-Con, and CCI is releasing the programming schedule for Comic-Con 2016 in its annual fashion. We’ll be bringing you the highlights of each day as they’re announced. We’ll also be discussing our thoughts on this year’s lineup, including our top picks, in a special series of live podcasts this weekend. The first of which will ... Read More »