Comic-Con General Hotel Sale Opens April 8

With the news that the Early Bird Hotel Sale would be ending next month on April 8, many attendees were left wondering just how long after that we’ll need to wait until the general hotel sale. As it turns out, not long at all. The Comic-Con housing company, Travel Planners, confirms that the general hotel sale for SDCC will open ... Read More »

WonderCon Volunteering Opens Monday

If you haven’t already purchased your badge for WonderCon, there’s another way to attend the popular Anaheim convention: volunteering. The Toucan Blog announced the particulars of how and when Volunteer Registration will take place, and you’ve at least got the weekend to prepare. While Comic-Con’s volunteer registration, done in two rounds for returning volunteers and then again for new volunteers, ... Read More »

Under The Tents: HopCon: Power Rangers, w00tstout, ghostgirl, Artist and Author Confirmations, TMNT

While we wait for more news on Open Registration and Hotelmaggedon: 2014 Edition, we’ve been gathering up more news on San Diego Comic-Con. Today’s update brings us news on Power Rangers, the return of w00tstout, ghostgirl, more artist and author confirmations, and a 30th anniversary celebration for Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Here’s some news you might have missed: Stone Brewing ... Read More »

WonderPost: Gaming, Panels, ABC, Comics Arts Conference, Artist Confirmations

WonderCon is quickly approaching, and now that badges have become available, news on gaming during the convention, Artist Alley and booth placements, and even panels are starting to emerge. We recently learned that Marvel will be skipping this year’s WonderCon Anaheim convention, but there’s still plenty to both see and do around the con. Here’s some news you might have ... Read More »

Toy Fair 2014: Funko’s ReAction Figures and Plans for SDCC

When we were making our short list of booths to visit during Toy Fair 2014, Funko was at the top. The company’s line of licensed Pop! Vinyls have always been a big hit with our readers and Comic-Con attendees, and the addition of Super7’s ReAction line made Funko hotter than ever. So we were given a tour of the booth ... Read More »

SDCC Badge Refunds Now Come At A Price [UPDATE: Not Until 2015]

Comic-Con barcodes started going out yesterday for those who purchased a badge in the Preregistration sale on Saturday, well within CCI’s 72-hour window to get those out to attendees. While your mileage on how the sale went might have varied, even for those who did walk away with at least one badge, there’s one thing that’s for sure this year – ... Read More »