CCI Posts Costume Weapons Policy for SDCC 2013

SDCC 2012 by PatLoika, on Flickr

Cosplayers, take note. CCI has updated its website this morning with its Costume Weapons Policy for San Diego Comic-Con 2013. Here’s the updated policy as stated on the Cosplay page: COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL 2013 COSTUME WEAPONS POLICY No functional weapons are allowed at Comic-Con Simulated or costume weapons are allowed as a part of your costume, subject to prior approval by security ... Read More »

SDConCast 06-21-2013 – Talking Comics and The Convention [with Rob Salkowitz and Heidi MacDonald]

Extra! Extra! Read all about it! This week we welcome two great guests: Rob Salkowitz, author of Comic-Con and the Business of Pop Culture, and Heidi MacDonald of The Beat and Publishers Weekly, to talk comics and San Diego Comic-Con. And Jeremy, James and Kim round up the week’s news of panel announcements and offsite events. It’s like cat herding, SDCC-style! Show ... Read More »

Under The Tents: SDCC News for June 20, 2013 [Late Edition]

We’ve started a new, quasi-regular column on the Blog titled “Under The Tents”. The title is symbolic, as it’s representative of the times we all line up under the tents waiting for those big moments to happen inside Hall H or Ballroom 20. Here’s the stuff you might have missed for today: Marvelicous Toys revealed via its Facebook page that ... Read More »

ABC Studios Announces SDCC 2013 TV Panels

This afternoon, ABC Studios announced its panel lineup for this year’s Comic-Con. While we had already announced that ABC would be bringing Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Once Upon a Time in Wonderland, and Once Upon a Time to Comic Con this year, ABC has now confirmed their schedule via Twitter: Just announced, ABC is headed to #SDCC with @AgentsofSHIELD @OnceABC ... Read More »

Countdown to Comic-Con: You’re In Hall H, Now What?

Inside SDCC Hall H - Right

We’re counting down the weeks leading up to Comic-Con by reposting some of our important SDCC tips which have appeared on the blog over the years, updated with current information. You can find all of our guides under the main menu, or by clicking here. Our favorite part of Comic-Con, and the aspect that takes up most people’s time, is the ... Read More »

Under The Tents: SDCC News for June 20, 2013 [Early Edition]

We’ve started a new, quasi-regular column on the Blog titled “Under The Tents”. The title is symbolic, as it’s representative of the times we all line up under the tents waiting for those big moments to happen inside Hall H or Ballroom 20. Here’s the stuff you might have missed for today: Grant Bowler, star of Syfy’s popular series Defiance, ... Read More »

Super7 Unleashes Lost ‘Alien’ Toys As SDCC Exclusives

Earlier today, Super7 lifted the curtain on their ReAction line of lost vintage Alien action figures, including some exclusives which would only be made available at San Diego Comic-Con. We had heard about these for some time, but now we’re happy to see an official announcement. And yes, you’ll probably be seeing us standing in line for these beauties. First, the bad ... Read More »

Under The Tents: SDCC News for June 19, 2013

We’ve started a new, quasi-regular column on the Blog titled “Under The Tents”. The title is symbolic, as it’s representative of the times we all line up under the tents waiting for those big moments to happen inside Hall H or Ballroom 20. Here’s the stuff you might have missed for today: First off, we’d like to welcome Kerry Dixon ... Read More »

Dark Horse SDCC 2013 Exclusives [UPDATE June 19]

Dark Horse announced it will be revealing a new SDCC exclusive every day, leading up to this year’s convention. We’ve started to compile all of the reveals into one master post, and we’ll continue to update with each new announcement. All of these exclusives will be available at the Dark Horse Booth, #2615. [UPDATE JUNE 19] The Dark Horse SDCC ... Read More »