San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Dates Possibly Revealed

[UPDATE] The 2017 Quick Guide has now confirmed these dates! Preview Night is typically left off basically all event listings – so the real dates should still be July 19-23, 2017. [PREVIOUS] As first reported by An Englishman in San Diego, it’s entirely possible that we have San Diego Comic-Con 2017 dates. And it’s good news for those of you who (like ... Read More »

Gotta Catch ‘Em All: Parks And Cons Looks at Pokemon Go Experience for SDCC 2016

Let’s preface this with: Please be safe at Comic-Con while playing Pokemon Go. Comic-Con is crowded enough, and there are enough obstacles, moving vehicles, and hazards without having your head buried in your phone the entire weekend. Plus, you worked hard to get here! You won all the lotteries (okay, maybe not all) – so enjoy the con! The Pokemon will still be waiting. ... Read More »

Entertainment Earth San Diego Comic-Con 2016 Signing Schedule

In addition to their slew of Comic-Con exclusives, Entertainment Earth also always hosts free celebrity signings at their Booth #2343. This year’s signings include the cast of Scorpion, several Lucha Underground members, Nichelle Nichols, Brent Spiner, Will Friedle, Tara Reid, and more. Here’s a look at the full schedule: Thursday, July 21, 2016: Katharine McPhee, Eddie Kaye Thomas, Jadyn Wong, and ... Read More »

UCC Distributing San Diego Comic-Con 2016 Exclusives

The folks behind UCC Distributing always bring their A-game to San Diego Comic-Con, with some of the most unique exclusives on the exhibit floor. Whether it’s last year’s Rocket Raccoon and Groot plushes or My Little Pony MLB figures, they always think outside the box. And with a plethora of licenses, which includes Marvel, DC, Five Nights at Freddy’s, Steven ... Read More »

San Diego Undergoing Re-Transformation for SDCC 2016

Parks and Cons is on the ground in San Diego right now – and the city is  very slowly undergoing a (re)-transformation to all things San Diego Comic-Con. Although last month, banners for Marvel’s Doctor Strange went up around the city, it was a bit premature – as we still had to get through the MLB All Star game. So down ... Read More »

2016 Guide to SDCC LEGO Giveaways and Exclusives

With eye-popping displays and ultra elusive exclusives, the Lego booth is well known as one of the must see spots at San Diego Comic-Con each year. That said, with limits of product in the low hundreds, it’s also one of the biggest heartbreakers on the floor. History is filled with tales of being one of the first people on the ... Read More »

Huckleberry San Diego Comic-Con 2016 Exclusives [UPDATE July 13]

Toymakers Huckleberry return to San Diego Comic-Con this year, where they’ll be launching their YUBI’s “Fingerines” line. Swing by Booth #3449 to pick up the five sets. The various 2.25” YUBI’S lines are being made in one-run editions to ensure collectability and will consist of 10 different characters per series, with added chase YUBI’S added into the mix. The Comic ... Read More »

‘Game of Thrones’ Scavenger Hunt Set for SDCC 2016 [UPDATE]

Winter is coming – and it’s up to you to find it. Entertainment Weekly has the details on a Game of Thrones scavenger hunt that will be taking place on the show floor of Comic-Con, where fans are invited to track down new memorabilia and merchandise to pose with. Fans must complete the entire challenge by posting photos of themselves in ... Read More »