New CHEW Chog Exclusive Teased For SDCC 2014

As we stated in an earlier post, covering San Diego Comic-Con is becoming a year-round event for us. Exhibitors are announcing plans for the convention earlier than before, as we saw with MattyCollector’s announcement of it’s Doomsday SDCC exclusive this past November. Last year, one of our first bits of SDCC exclusive news was for the CHEW pink vinyl Chog ... Read More »

CBS’ Intelligence Premieres January 7 – Watch the SDCC Premiere Panel Today

CBS’s Intelligence, the new action series starring Lost hunk Josh Holloway, has moved up its premiere date from February 24 to January 7. That’s tomorrow, for those like us who are ticked off at Father Time for blazing through the holidays in less than 12 parsecs. Here’s the plot description from the show’s Wikipedia page: In Intelligence, Josh Holloway stars as Gabriel Vaughn, a ... Read More »

They’re Ready To Believe You: ‘Ghostbusters’ 30th Offsite, Merchandise at SDCC 2014

Ghostbusters Cosplay at SDCC, via Ewen Roberts at Flickr.

Just before the holidays, news of a big Ghostbusters 30th Anniversary celebration was announced by the film’s studio, Sony Pictures, which sounds like it will have several ties with this year’s San Diego Comic-Con. First up is a traveling art show in partnership with popular Los Angeles art gallery Gallery 1988, which will begin this year and conclude at SDCC ... Read More »

The Twelve Months of Comic-Con: 2013 Recap (Part 2)

We’ve joked that covering San Diego Comic-Con was a year-round affair, but in looking back at the year that was, we didn’t realize just how right we were. To cap off 2013, we’re taking a look at the top SDCC stories of the year, month by month. You can read Part 1 of our recap here. July Okay, here we ... Read More »

The Twelve Months of Comic-Con: 2013 Recap (Part 1)

We’ve joked that covering San Diego Comic-Con was a year-round affair, but in looking back at the year that was, we didn’t realize just how right we were. To cap off 2013, we’re taking a look at the top SDCC stories of the year, month by month. January On the first month of SDCC my true love gave to me… ... Read More »

Dear Santa: San Diego Comic-Con Wish List (Part 2)

We’ve already given Santa our Wish List for Comic Con, but we also asked our readers to share some of the things at the top of their lists. We hope you’ve all been good this year, because we’d love to see any number of these things happen. Badges Some of our readers asked for a sort of VIP badge experience, ... Read More »

Dear Santa: San Diego Comic-Con Wish List (Part 1)

In case you somehow hadn’t guessed, we’re pretty big Comic Con fans around here. We love the atmosphere, the volume and diversity in their panel offerings, and we even love the food (well, assuming by food you mean in the Gaslamp, and not in the convention center. One can only eat so many pretzels in a week before you go ... Read More »

Comic Con 2014 Preregistration Postponed

Well, there’s good news, and there’s bad news, Comic-Con goers. The bad news is that Comic Con International announced that they have decided to push back pre-registration for SDCC 2014 to”early next year”, which means January, at the earliest – when prior announcements had put the registration date at December 31, 2103 at the latest. That means that those who ... Read More »

Entertainment Weekly’s San Diego Comic-Con 2014 Party and Photo Room Tickets Up for Auction

Ian Somerhalder at the Entertainment Weekly SDCC Party by biddi2, on Flickr

And you thought getting badges was hard enough… Entertainment Weekly’s annual San Diego Comic-Con party is the hottest ticket at the convention, bar none. The VIP list for the party is a “Who’s Who” in film and television, and the invite-only event is exclusive to power players in the industry. Good news: Not anymore… (sort of) The site Charitybuzz has ... Read More »