20 Tips for every Con Attendee!

Whether you’re a first time con-goer or have visited the sacred convention center for many years, here’s 20 tips you should know: 1. Comfort is a must: Comfortable clothes, shoes, backpacks, anything you can think of. Just make sure it’s comfortable. You’re going to be walking and standing for many hours each day and even the littlest pain can really ... Read More »

Torchwood Star is injured, might not attend the Con!

(via Airlock Alpha) Luckily, no one was seriously hurt, but John Barrowman is going to have a television segment he’ll remember for a long time, and it doesn’t involve Ianto Jones. Barrowman, who plays Capt. Jack Harkness in the “Doctor Who” spinoff series “Torchwood,” reportedly was treated for glass in his eye after a Subaru he was driving for the ... Read More »

10 Must Read Exhibit Hall Tips!

Yesterday I gave you 10 packing tips and today I switch focus to the massive Comic-Con Exhibit Hall! This place has hundreds of booths with everything from comics, to toys, movies, and video games! In no real order, here’s 10 tips you should know before attempting to go through this huge spectacle: 1. Plan out your time: I’ve found that ... Read More »

10 Must Read Comic-Con Packing Tips!

The most important thing to do before you go to comic-con is pack and though it might seem easy there are some tips you should know before you close up that suitcase of yours. Here’s the top 10 SDCC packing tips in no real order: 1. Bring Entertainment: Whether its a book, a DS/PSP, or just a good magazine you’re ... Read More »

Check out the Mezco Toyz Exclusives and get a Coupon!

(Via Dread Central) Got your San Diego Comic-Con tickets and making a shopping list and game plan? One place you do not want to miss is Booth #4145, home of Mezco Toyz! Below is a list of Mezco’s “2009 Summer Exclusives” along with a $5.00 off coupon that you can either print out and bring with you to the show or ... Read More »

Zombieland Plans to KILL IT at San Diego Comic-Con 2009!

This fall’s top anticipated horror-comedy film, Zombieland, will hit theatres on October 9th, but attendees to the 2009 San Diego Comic-Con Conference will get an early taste of what’s to come. Once on the convention floor, watch out for groups of sexy scandalously clad zombies who come baring free gifts. Check out these Zombieland Comic-Con 2009 Memorabilia shirts, that you ... Read More »

The greatest shirt at the con is free!

(Via Joystiq) The promotional Resident Evil: The Darkside Chronicles shirts Capcom printed up for Comic-Con have their own dark side: specifically, the inside. The shirts look nice enough when worn normally: a “let your darkside out” slogan adorns the front amid zombie silhouettes, and the game’s logo occupies the back. But the inside of each shirt has a special graphic printed upside-down, so that ... Read More »

Summit details their Booth and the Special Twilight Showing at the con!

(Via the Examiner) Summit has released new details regarding their special twilight showing at the con and their booth in the exhibit hall! Check out the new info here: Summit Entertainment will be presenting “The Twilight Experience,” a one-time theatrical re-release of 2008’s Twilight, which will be a treat for Twilight fans as the event will include an introduction by the present ... Read More »

3 other cities fight it out for the con!

Via San Diego News Network Los Angeles, Anaheim and Las Vegas are trading punches with San Diego in the fight for Comic-Con, the mega-entertainment event that currently calls San Diego home. Managers from the Los Angeles Convention and Visitors Bureau (LACVB), Anaheim/Orange County Visitor & Convention Bureau (AOCVCB) and the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) all confirmed they ... Read More »