Square Enix SDCC 2014 Exclusives [UPDATE June 16]

Square Enix isn’t just the videogame company responsible for such favorites as Final Fantasy and Kingdom Hearts, they’re also a producer of some beautiful licensed collectible figures. If you recall from last year, they brought us the beautiful PLAY ARTS -KAI- Metallic Batman, which we proudly display on our geek mantle over at SDCC Unofficial Blog HQ. We’ve finally received word of some ... Read More »

Syfy’s ‘Haven’ Skipping San Diego Comic-Con 2014

Although it was heavily speculated that Syfy series Haven would be skipping San Diego Comic-Con this year after actor Eric Balfour tweeted the news, the network has now confirmed that the show won’t be making the trek to Comic-Con in 2014. According to a tweet from Syfy, the decision not to bring Haven is due to the “nonstop production schedule” currently ... Read More »

Mezco Toyz SDCC 2014 Exclusives [UPDATE June 12]

Mezco Toyz is returning to San Diego, and while the manufacturer is smaller than some of the exclusive giants (Hasbro, Mattel, etc.), they still hold some exciting licenses and completely nailed their line of 2013 Comic-Con exclusives. What will 2014 bring? Here’s a look at Mezco’s 2014 exclusives: [UPDATE 2 – June 12] If you can’t get enough Breaking Bad ... Read More »

Under the Tents: Halo Nightfall, Comic-Con T-Shirt Preorders, Naruto, Star Wars, X-Men, Adult Swim, Sharknado 2

The biggest news of the day may be that DC may be unveiling its entire cinematic film universe schedule at Comic-Con, but that doesn’t mean it’s the only news today. We’ve got word about SDCC t-shirt preorders, exclusives including how to get your hands on a Naruto statue and a Stan-Lee-approved children’s book, lots of news on Star Wars, X-Men, Halo ... Read More »

Report: WB Comic-Con Line-Up Includes Seven DC Films

Come July, we may all be living in a DC Universe. Hollywood newshound Nikki Finke kicked off her new website with a report that Warner Bros. Pictures would be bringing seven DC films to Comic-Con this year. According to her sources, the seven films would kick off in 2016 with Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, and would carry through 2018 with a ... Read More »

GeekShot Exclusive Photo Series (Week 13)

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. 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 itself. About ... Read More »

Comic-Con International Independent Film Festival Schedule for 2014 Announced

If you think the only place to find films at San Diego Comic-Con is in Hall H, then think again. The annual Comic-Con International Independent Film Festival schedule has been announced for 2014, and this year’s line-up includes documentaries and short films and features that range from superhero and action, animation, sci-fi and fantasy, horror and suspense, and much more. In ... Read More »

Five Steps to Planning a Fan-tastic SDCC Event

When we talk to our organizers of comic cons, gamer tournaments, and fan meetups, one of the top items they ask for help with is getting the word out and attracting more fans to their event. As San Diego Comic Con quickly approaches, we wanted to share our favorite ways to drive higher attendance so you can spend more time ... Read More »

SDConCast – 06-12-2014 – Talking TV with Eric Goldman, IGN.com

If our posts on the television shows you might be seeing in Ballroom 20 got you excited for SDCC  this year, then you’ll definitely want to tune into this week’s SDConCast. We’ll be joined by Eric Goldman, Executive editor for IGN.com, where we’ll go through the new and returning television shows, as well as provide our commentary on the Comic-Con news of the week – of which ... Read More »