Guides

What to Expect: SDCC Preparation for May 2016

It’s now May, and that means in 80 days, San Diego Comic-Con will be upon us. 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 ... Read More »

Hotelpocalypse 2016: San Diego Comic-Con Hotel Size Guide

For better or for worse, what hotels you chose yesterday and what placement the Comic-Con Gods decided to randomly place you in are going to determine your fate this year. And come Friday when hotel confirmations will likely go out, thousands of attendees will be scratching their heads, wondering, “How did I end up at that hotel?” So, for fun, ... Read More »

San Diego Comic-Con 2016 Open Registration Visual Guide

For many of you, February is going to be a great month. And for many more of you, it may not be so great. Why? Because Comic-Con International announced today that Open Registration for San Diego Comic-Con 2016 will take place next Saturday at February 20, at 9AM PT. That means that for better or worse, you’ll know soon whether ... Read More »

San Diego Comic-Con 2016 Online Open Registration Tips: Get Prepared Now

It’s a wait like no other.  For many, San Diego Comic-Con Badge Sales anticipation fills our heads with each passing day, and many of us start waiting for word of Online Open Registration from the moment the previous year’s con closes.  Now the wait is finally over. On Friday, February 12, 2016 we finally received the official announcement that SDCC ... Read More »

Preregistration 2016 Guide & Tips

Comic-Con International announced today that Preregistration for San Diego Comic-Con 2016 will take place this Saturday, November 14, at 9AM PT. Are you prepared? Just in case you’re not, we’ve put together a guide and tips on making sure you are ready for this weekend. You can also join us, whether you’re buying a badge or just wanting to see ... Read More »

Your Complete Guide to San Diego Comic-Con 2015

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 »

SDCC 2015 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 »

2015 SDCC Guide to 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 »

San Diego Comic-Con 2015 Badge Pick-Up Information

So you have a badge – great! But, uh, where do you turn that barcode in for the actual badge? Let’s start with the basics – there are two locations to pick up your badge: the San Diego Convention Center on the upper level, and the Town & Country hotel in Mission Valley, though the latter is only used on ... Read More »