Volunteer Registration All Full for San Diego Comic-Con 2018

For those hoping to experience San Diego Comic-Con as a volunteer, we have some bad news for you: All spots are taken. Following last month’s Priority Volunteer Registration (for those who had volunteered in previous years or who were pre-approved), the regular Volunteer Registration (for first timers who signed up on the Interest List) has now filled up. Unlike with Priority Volunteer ... Read More »

Under the Tents: toddland, Patrick Ballesteros, Elhoffer Designs, Ninjabot, Jason Adams, Kevin Workman Foundation

You may have noticed that there’s been a lot more San Diego Comic-Con news in the fall/winter than ever before (including Open Registration coming up on December 9) – and that means that we’re publishing our earliest edition of the new season of Under the Tents than ever before. CCI has been busy sending out vendor booth confirmations as of ... Read More »

Fourth Wave of Special Guests for WonderCon 2018 Revealed

Comic-Con International keeps checking items off of their holiday vacation “honey-do list”. Not only do we have CCI’s official announcement for Open Registration on Saturday, December 9, we have our fourth wave of guests announced for WonderCon Anaheim 2018. The third wave of special guests for next year’s con, which will be held on March 23-25 have been revealed. From ... Read More »

San Diego Comic-Con 2018 Open Registration Visual Guide

It’s the most wonderful time of the year — and we don’t mean Christmas. San Diego Comic-Con Open Registration for 2018 is set for Saturday, December 9 at 9AM PT – which means that for better or worse, you’ll know soon whether you’re attending the pop culture juggernaut next year. We don’t want to scare you, but the odds of purchasing ... Read More »

Open Registration for San Diego Comic-Con 2018 Set for December 9

You’ll be decking the halls with Comic-Con badges this holiday season, as Comic-Con International has just confirmed that the fourth (and please, CCI, let it be the final one) badge sale for the year will be taking place on Saturday, December 9. Yes, for those looking to score San Diego Comic-Con 2018 badges, December 9 will be your (mostly) final ... Read More »

Nerd HQ Transitioning into Non-Profit Foundation

As most San Diego Comic-Con attendees know, the words “Nerd HQ” and “charity” already went hand-in-hand — but now there will be an even bigger connection. In a Facebook post today, actor Zachary Levi and The Nerd Machine business partner David Coleman announced that Nerd HQ will be “evolving into a non-profit foundation in the new year”. For the uninitiated, ... Read More »

Conan O’Brien Returns to San Diego Comic-Con in 2018

In just three short years, Conan O’Brien has become of the best things at San Diego Comic-Con — hosting shows with some of the week’s biggest shows, and letting attendees join in on the fun for free (though getting a ticket can be tricky). But unlike the previous two years, in 2017, O’Brien didn’t end the final Conan taping with an ... Read More »

Third Wave of Special Guests for WonderCon 2018 Revealed

Comic-Con International just keeps the announcements coming. While we’re still waiting for official dates for Open Registration, we have our third wave of guests announced for WonderCon Anaheim 2018. The third wave of special guests for next year’s con, which will be held on March 23-25 have been revealed. From the Toucan Blog, attendees to WonderCon 2018 can look forward ... Read More »

WonderCon Anaheim 2018 Badges Are on Sale Now

There’s been a lot of activity for Comic Con International within the past few weeks – CCI has already held their Returning Registration for San Diego Comic-Con 2018, and we’ve had a couple of hints of when Open Registration might be taking place. But for Comic-Con’s smaller sister show, WonderCon Anaheim, there hasn’t been much news other than the weekly ... Read More »

GeekShot Exclusive Photo Series Vol. 4 (Week 17)

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 »