‘The San Diego Conquest’ Comic Launches on Kickstarter

The path to a certain convention in San Diego is often fraught with peril, obstacles both great and small, heartbreak — and hopefully, a lot of joy. That’s what writer Mario Candelaria (Ashes, Corktown), illustrator Rob Alan (The Heart Collector), colorist Lesley Atlansky, and letterer Taylor Esposito plan to explore in their comic, The San Diego Conquest. The comic, an “homage ... Read More »

San Diego ‘Convadium’ Measures Fail — Where Does Expansion Go From Here?

Tuesday’s election wasn’t just about electing our next President (or even the Senate). In every state, there are also local ballot measures — and in San Diego, that included two proposed measures that could have seen a new Chargers stadium and a convention center annex built downtown. Now, both of those measures have been defeated. The Citizens’ Plan, spearheaded by attorney ... Read More »

Third Wave of Special Guests for WonderCon 2017 Revealed

We’re slowly starting to awaken from our Odinsleep – look for the third round of WonderPost updates later this month. But first, we’ve got some news about WonderCon, straight from the sources. The third wave of special guests for next year’s con, which will be moving back to Anaheim on March 31-April 2, have been revealed. From the Toucan Blog, attendees to ... Read More »

Second Wave of Special Guests for WonderCon 2017 Revealed

If you feel like it’s been a little quiet on the Comic-Con front, there’s good news for you today, as CCI has just unveiled new information about WonderCon Anaheim 2017. The second wave of special guests for next year’s con, which will be moving back to Anaheim on March 31-April 2, have been revealed. From the Toucan Blog, attendees to WonderCon 2016 ... Read More »

First Wave of Special Guests for WonderCon 2017 Revealed

San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Preregistration (now re-branded as Returning Registration) may be pushed off until “early next year”, but Comic-Con International has still been busy. Not only have they just announced SAM, Storytelling Across Media – a one-day symposium in San Francisco on November 5 dedicated to the art of storytelling – but now we also have the first information on ... Read More »

San Diego Comic-Con Preregistration Headed for 2017, Gets a Name Change

The times, they are a-changin’. Comic-Con International recently updated the ‘Notices’ section of Member IDs with quite a few important tidbits of information, but the most important one refers to Preregistration – or as it’s now known, Returning Registration. While for the last several years, the event has occurred around November, next year’s registration is set to for “sometime in early 2017”. ... Read More »

GeekShot Exclusive Photo Series Vol. 3 (Week 23)

Welcome to the GeekShot Photo Exclusive Series. This will be a weekly post featuring cool, interesting, or just plain awesome moments we have captured during San Diego Comic-Con and WonderCon. Each week we’ll post 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 photo speak for ... Read More »

GeekShot Exclusive Photo Series Vol. 3 (Week 22)

Welcome to the GeekShot Photo Exclusive Series. This will be a weekly post featuring cool, interesting, or just plain awesome moments we have captured during San Diego Comic-Con and WonderCon. Each week we’ll post 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 photo speak for ... Read More »

GeekShot Exclusive Photo Series Vol. 3 (Week 21)

Welcome to the GeekShot Photo Exclusive Series. This will be a weekly post featuring cool, interesting, or just plain awesome moments we have captured during San Diego Comic-Con and WonderCon. Each week we’ll post 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 photo speak for ... Read More »