SDCC 2011 Preview Night – The Gaslamp District

Since I didn’t have access to preview night, I thought I would check out the Gaslamp District and see where the big offsite events are going to be set up. Some of them are already open for attendees, so if you’re like me and have to wait until tomorrow to get into the convention, there’s still a lot for you ... Read More »

Browncoats and the Whedonverse at Comic-Con

If you’ve been to Comic-Con before, or any comic convention around the world, you’ve probably seen those odd looking orange/yellow/red knit caps with the pompom on top. If you didn’t know that it’s from Joss Whedon’s Firefly, you might need to check your geek cred at the door. Read More »

Our Comic-Con Live Coverage Plans

We wanted to let all of you in on our coverage plans for this year’s Comic-Con. First, we’re planning on updating the blog from Wednesday through Sunday, day and night. We’ll be experimenting with live photos and videos from the show floor, for as long and as often as we have a signal to upload the goods to the site. ... Read More »

Your Complete Guide to 2011 Comic-Con

For those ready to ascend into the craziness that is San Diego Comic-Con, we have you covered. Everything you need to prepare yourselves can be found in the posts below. Whether it’s your first time or your tenth, hopefully you’ll find some helpful information in our Newbie Guides: Part I: Offsite Events and Scheduling Part II: Merchandise Part III: Groceries ... Read More »

Cowboys & Aliens Premiere Ticket Info

Ever since Jon Favreau spilled the beans on the Cowboys & Aliens premiere during this year’s San Diego Comic-Con, everyone’s been asking how they can get their hands on tickets to what is undoubtedly the Event of the Con. It was announced that 2,000 fans would have a chance to attend, but details have been scarce thus far. The fever ... Read More »

WB Booth Turns Into Cartoon Network For Family Day

Color us surprised when we didn’t see a Cartoon Network booth or events during the Comic-Con 2011 announcement season. Adult Swim seems to be taking on a life of its own at the con, but for great family fare it looked like it was going to be orphaned to its parent, Warner Bros. Well, worry no more, because there will ... Read More »

Food Trucks Reveal Disney and Warner Bros. Offsite Surprises

Yesterday, foodies at the con rejoiced at the news the San Diego food trucks would be out in full force during the con. The website gave the specifics on what cuisine we can expect to be present and where the trucks would be located. Does “Chop Sooey, Patty Melt, Super Q, Asian Persuasion, Two For The Road, Devilicious, SD ... Read More »

Captain America Screening Info at Comic-Con 2011

UPDATE 2 7/18/11: Tickets are now available for purchase on Fandango. Go get ’em! UPDATE 1 7/18/11: Seat42f has posted details on the Captain America screenings throughout the day. Starting at noon on Thursday, July 21 you’ll be able to purchase a ticket to screenings throughout the day, with prizes, giveaways and other promotions for attendees to the early screenings ... Read More »

Offsite Events List Updated

Comic-Con is only a few days away and we’ve been feverishly keeping up with all the offsite event announcements for you. We’ve recently updated the 2011 events list, and we have even more events than last year! Do yourself a favor and check it out if you haven’t seen it in a while. You’ll be glad you did! Read More »