Guide to SDCC – Part 4 – Outside the Convention

This is Part 4 and the last post in a series. You can read Part 1 here, Part 2 here, and Part 3 here. Yes, the convention center is an amazing place. If you can run off Starbucks and Mrs. Fields you should feel free to stay there all day. Hey, if you can find a dark and concealed corner you could stay ... Read More »

Guide to SDCC – Part 3 – Shopping and The Exhibit Hall

This is Part 3 in a series. You can read Part 1 here and Part 2 here. This is the reason that people save their money up. This is the reason people invented wallets. This is the reason you cleared out an entire shelf in your house. So that you can walk into Comic-Con and spend $3,000 on a collectible ... Read More »

Guide to SDCC – Part 2 – Panels

Part 2 in a series. You can read Part 1 here. My favorite part of Comic-Con and the aspect that takes up most people’s time is the panels. With subject matter ranging from the biggest movies in Hollywood to the smallest indie web-comics that you’ve probably never heard of, SDCC panels are where the magic happens. In this post I will guide ... Read More »

Piranha 3D Banned from Comic-Con!

Piranha 3D actor Paul Scheer just confirmed via Twitter that his movie was banned from the con. The reasoning for this is that the clips scheduled to be shown at the panel were deemed “not family friendly” by the con. Read More »

Guide to SDCC – Part 1 – Packing and Arriving

Description: With hundreds of Comic-Con tips floating around the web I’ve decided to mix ours up. It is divided into four parts (Packing + Arriving, Panels, Shopping + Exhibit Hall, and Outside the Convention) and one will be posted daily. In each part I won’t just list out some tips, I’ll also give a strategy of sorts to that part ... Read More »

It’s SDCC Guide week at!

Unfortunately, the editor/author of SDCC Blog (me) is on vacation for the next week. This means that I won’t be able to provide you with up-to-the-minute news or update the Offsite Events guide until I get back on the 17th. All hope is not lost though! Over the next four days the site is scheduled to post a new part of our SDCC Guide. ... Read More »

Thoughts and a Warning for the Saturday Schedule

I’m still too busy to grade the panels but the Saturday Schedule is live and awesome. If you haven’t seen it, Click Here. Unlike Friday, Saturday earns its status as the biggest day of the con. Whether you’re going to Hall H, Ballroom 20, The Indigo Ballroom, or a smaller room, there are some great panels. My big warning is ... Read More »