Aspen Comics Reveals San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Exclusives

Aspen Comics is releasing their SDCC exclusives in three separate waves this year. When you visit Booth #2320 in the Exhibit Hall this year, you’ll find some brilliant artwork. Let’s take a look: [UPDATE July 13] In their last wave, Aspen Comics is announcing the rest of the SDCC 2017 exclusives coming straight from Aspen Comics to Booth #2320 as well ... Read More »

Under the Tents: Gerard Way, Mouse Guard, Charlet Chung, Ninjabot, Geeky Hooker, Sho Murase, BeeFy and Co.

We’re just seven short days away from the official start of San Diego Comic-Con. We hope you’ve double- and triple-checked your hotel, flight, and car reservations. If you’re a San Diegan, we hope you’ve had the chance to walk around the Gaslamp Quarter to see all the preparations currently underway. We also hope our Under the Tents columns are helping ... Read More »

‘The Expanse’ Escape Room Coming to Comic-Con

Get ready to escape with The Expanse. Alcon Television Group is bringing a The Escape themed Escape Room to San Diego Comic-Con, where attendees transform into operatives trying to cover a sample of the dangerous but invaluable “Protomolecule”, only to become trapped aboard a derelict spaceship suffering total systems failure. Two teams of 4 to 5 players will use their wits to race ... Read More »

The Black Eyed Peas Hit Comic-Con to Promote their 1st Graphic Novel

Global recording artists and music hit machine The Black Eyed Peas (will.i.am, Taboo, and apl.de.ap) will be at Comic-Con to celebrate the release of their first graphic novel, Masters of the Sun – The Zombie Chronicles, including a book signing within the Marvel booth, a Comic-Con panel, and an appearance and panel at VR Con offsite. Where you can catch ... Read More »

Under the Tents: Sanrio, LEGO, Battlestar Galactica, Games, Brickmania, Neysa Bove

It is now less than a week until San Diego Comic-Con (ahhhhhhh), and there’s still so much more news to come. We’ve got Comic-Con updates for you today on everything from Sanrio and Hello Kitty, a giant LEGO build, some added cast for Battlestar Galactica, custom minifigure exclusives from Brickmania, and more amazing artwork than you can shake a stick at. Here’s a ... Read More »

I Have/Don’t Have A Conan Ticket for SDCC 2017 — Now What?

1iota has been e-mailing out confirmed tickets to Conan tapings for all days now (finally!)  — but whether you’re on the receiving end, or staring sadly at your empty mailbox, there are some important next steps to take. I Have A Ticket to Conan! First of all, congratulations! Make sure that you actually follow the instructions in your e-mail to ... Read More »

tokidoki Announces San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Exclusives

tokidoki is back for another fun-filled year at San Diego Comic-Con, including all new collaborations. You can pick up all of their exclusives at Booth #5145. Now, let’s take a look at their exclusives: [UPDATE July 13] In addition to their blindbox figures, tokidoki will also have a 10″ Aquamarine statuette debuting at the con. YAAAS QUEEN 👑The #Aquamarina 10" Statuette ... Read More »

BBC Shop San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Exclusives & Debuts [UPDATE]

The BBC Shop – the annual BBC  Booth which features merch from your favorite BBC shows, including Doctor Who, Sherlock, Dirk Gently, and more – is returning this year. This booth always has a long line, and exclusives do sell out – so if you spy something you want, make sure to include it and Booth #4129 in your show ... Read More »

BOOM! Studios Announces San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Signing Schedule

BOOM! Studios is back at Booth #2229, where they will have exclusives and signings all week long. This year, they will have talent like Jason David Frank, Sam Sykes, WWE Superstar Charlotte Flair, Ryan Parrott, Kyle Higgins, Ciara Hanna, and more. Here’s a look at their full signing schedule: Wednesday, July 19 6:6:50pm John Allison (Giant Days) 8-8:30pm Costumed Mighty Morphin ... Read More »

The LAIKA Experience Is Coming Together at Comic-Con

Animation studio LAIKA (the minds behind Coraline, Kubo and the Two Strings, The Boxtrolls, and more) are bringing their pop-up shop to the Gaslamp (520 Fifth Avenue) this July. From Friday, July 14th to Sunday, July 23rd , you can stop by the free exhibit to check out props, puppets, monsters, and sets from LAIKA’s award-winning films . There will also be ... Read More »