SDCC PSA: Random Badge Checks, No Line Camping!

Two interesting bits of news came out from the CCI camp – that is Comic-Con International for the uninitiated – that we feel are important enough to call attention to for our readers. The first is from NBC San Diego, which says attendees should expect random badge checks at this year’s SDCC. The culprit isn’t second-hand sales, but rather to ... Read More »

Daily Update 2: Community, Elementary, Beauty and the Beast, and Vampire Diaries Panel Info

– IGN, via TV Guide‘s Michael Schneider, reported the details on the much-anticipated Community panel at SDCC. Scheduled for Friday, July 13 at 10AM, Schneider – who will also be moderating – has the scoop on who’s in and who’s out. Who’s In:  Joel McHale, Alison Brie, Danny Pudi, Yvette Nicole Brown and Gillian Jacobs Who’s Out: Jim Rash,Donald Glover and Ken Jeong Who’s Maybe: Chevy Chase, new showrunners David ... Read More »

Daily Roundup: Anime and Videogames Announced for SDCC 2012

– Anime News Networks posted news that Studio 4°C producer Eiko Tanaka will be attending SDCC by way of Viz Media, and will be promoting the new Berserk animated film. Tanaka will appear at Viz’s booth on July 13 to help promote the North American release of Berserk: The Golden Age Arc – The Egg of the King. Tanaka will ... Read More »

SDCC PM Update: Falling Skies, Nikita, Merlin News – and Twilight Thursday in Hall H

– TNT announced Falling Skies would be making its third appearance with a return to SDCC this July. The action-drama will hold its ground on Friday, July 13, at 4:30PM in room 6BCF, for a panel and Q&A with cast and crew. Announced guests of the panel, moderated by Wil Wheaton, include stars Noah Wyle, Moon Bloodgood, Will Patton, Drew Roy, Connor Jessup, Colin Cunningham, Sarah Carter and executive producer Remi Aubuchon. An autograph signing will ... Read More »

The Hub Is Bringing My Little Pony, The Aquabats! to SDCC 2012

Varietyis reporting that The Hub, the cable network from the fine folks at Discovery Communications and Hasbro, is going to be bringing  My Little Pony to SDCC this year! The article doesn’t specifically mention in what capacity the show will be represented at the con, but mentioning it outside of any HasbroToyShop announcement is promising for a panel appearance. Here’s the quote, which also ... Read More »

BREAKING: Firefly 10th Anniversary Panel at SDCC 2012!

For those of you who were disappointed to hear Nathan Fillion wouldn’t be attending Comic-Con on behalf of Castle, take heart. We think this bit of news is going to cheer you up, big time. Joss Whedon’s beloved, short-lived television series Firefly will be celebrating its tenth anniversary with a panel at SDCC this year! This was confirmed via a ... Read More »

SDCC 2012 Hasbro Exclusives: Lineup and Prices Announced

Star Wars SDCC Carbonite Chamber

One of our favorite things about Comic-Con is the annual Hasbro exclusives. There’s something to be said about the term “Christmas in July” when carrying an Avengers S.H.I.E.L.D. Super Hellicarrier under one arm and a Transformers Deluxe Bruticus Combiner under the other, and a Pegasus My Little Pony thrown in the sack for good measure. Well, now we know just how ... Read More »