Guides

The Television Shows of SDCC 2017 — The Broadcast Networks

Television series comprise a huge chunk of the schedule for San Diego Comic-Con — and every year it seems like they become a larger and larger piece of the pie. The lines for Ballroom 20 are starting to rival even those of Hall H, and they won’t be getting any shorter any time soon. As the anticipation builds for the ... Read More »

Hotelpocalypse 2017: San Diego Comic-Con Hotel Size Guide

Hotelpocalypse is almost upon us, and soon, the Comic-Con Gods (and time stamps, whatever) are going to determine your fate. Come May 1 and May 8 when placements are revealed, thousands of attendees will be scratching their heads, wondering, “How did I end up at that hotel?” So, for fun (and to keep you more informed), we’ve broken down the numbers on ... Read More »

Visual Guide To The San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Hotel Sale

If you thought getting a badge to San Diego Comic-Con was tough, you better buckle in for the bumpy ride that is the General Hotel Sale, or, as we lovingly call it, Hotelpocalypse. On Wednesday, April 26, attendees will try for a hotel, and just like with badge sales, some attendees will walk away disappointed. Back again this year is most ... Read More »

San Diego Comic-Con FAQ: What Is Group Buying?

We often stress that no one is guaranteed a badge to San Diego Comic-Con. While that may sound daunting, it’s simply the truth: There is more demand for badges than there is space available (and no, moving to XYZ convention center is not magically going to hold 1 million+ people). We estimate that there’s roughly a 50% chance to score ... Read More »

San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Open Registration Visual Guide

“The time has come,” the Walrus said, “to talk of many things: Of shoes–and ships–and sealing-wax–and Open Registration.” And it is time to talk about San Diego Comic-Con Open Registration for 2017, because it will be here before you know it — on April 8, 2017 at 9AM PT, to be exact. That means that for better or worse, you’ll know ... Read More »

WonderCon 2017 Visual Guide

With WonderCon just two weeks away, the focus of our convention energy is fully aimed at Anaheim, California, where Comic-Con International will return to the house next to the Mouse. After a 2016 visit to the Los Angeles Convention Center, 2017 sees Anaheim once again playing host to one of the top pop culture conventions in America. Although not the ... Read More »

San Diego Comic-Con Returning Registration 2017 Tip Guide

It’s that time of the year again: Time for a date with the San Diego Comic-Con Returning Registration spinning blue circle! On Wednesday, March 1, 2017 we finally received the official announcement that SDCC 2017 Returning Registration will happen on March 11, 2017 at 9AM PT.  So get those badge buying fingers ready, we are set to ride that spinning ... Read More »