Under the Tents: Adam Savage, Mattel, Comic-Con Merit Badges, California Browncoats, Geek Chic Road Show

Well, it happened. San Diego Comic-Con International broke their long, sullen silence and announced badge sales this week. Returning Registration (formerly Preregistration) will go down next Saturday, March 11. Are you ready? Have you found your Badge Buddy/Buddies? Is your credit card paid off from last year yet? In the meantime, while visions of Comic-Con dance in our heads, we ... Read More »

WonderCon Anaheim 2017 Exhibitor Map and List Released

With WonderCon Anaheim 2017 less than four weeks away, CCI has released the official list of Exhibitors that will be attending this year’s convention, along with information on fan tables, autograph, artist alley and small press areas — and the map of where you can find everyone. There are over 400 exhibitors listed for WonderCon Anaheim 2017, covering comics, merchandise, ... Read More »

GeekShot Exclusive Photo Series Vol. 4 (Week 3)

Welcome to the GeekShot Photo Exclusive Series. This will be a regularly recurring post featuring cool, interesting, or just plain awesome moments we have captured during San Diego Comic-Con and WonderCon over the years. Each post will include a photo by Beth or James of GeekShot Photography. We may include a short story about the photo, but sometimes we’ll just let the ... Read More »

San Diego Comic-Con Returning Registration 2017 Visual Guide

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. It was — well, we don’t really know, because Returning Registration hasn’t happened yet. But it will be happening soon on March 11 at 9AM PT, and that means that for better or worse, you’ll know soon whether you’re attending the pop culture juggernaut this year. The good news is, ... Read More »

San Diego Comic-Con Returning Registration 2017 Set for March 11

Are you going to San Diego Comic-Con 2017? For almost all of you, you probably can’t definitely answer that question – yet. But that’s all about to change, as Comic-Con International has revealed that Returning Registration for San Diego Comic-Con 2017 — the online badge sale in which general attendees who attended in 2016 get a first shot at scoring a golden ticket, formerly known ... Read More »

Gam3rCon 2017 Shifts Away From San Diego Comic-Con Week – Early Bird Tickets on Sale

There’s potentially either good or bad news about Gam3rCon, the popular gaming offsite convention which celebrates all forms of gaming from table top to arcade to the biggest names in the industry. For the past several years, the mini-convention has been held to coincide with San Diego Comic-Con. For 2017, though, it’s shifting its dates – to earlier in July, running ... Read More »

Details About San Diego Comic-Con Returning Registration Emerge — But Still No Date

First off: We still don’t know when Returning Registration or Open Registration for San Diego Comic-Con 2017 are happening. But thanks to a new update from Comic-Con International, we do know some information. The system will apparently look largely like it has in the past, with the EXPO Logic Waiting Room (formerly EPIC Registration) still in play. You’ll still be ... Read More »

Sixth Wave of Guests for San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Announced

We know, okay? You want badge news. But first, we’ve got some news on Special Guests. The Toucan Blog has shared the next round of Special Guests headed to SDCC 2017: Marguerite Bennett • Writer, Batwoman, DC Bombshells Gail Carriger • Author, Parasol Protectorate, Finishing School series Mike Grell • Writer/artist: Starslayer, The Warlord, Jon Sable, Freelance John Holstrom • Cartoonist, ... Read More »

An Intimate Look at San Diego Comic Fest 2017

The 2017 Con season has begun! While everyone is still patiently waiting on San Diego Comic-Con 2017  Returning Registration news, there are still a lot of other conventions that are starting to get underway.  In fact, this past weekend was filled with events nation-wide ranging from Long Beach Comic Con to Toy Fair New York – to one of San Diego’s ... Read More »