Short-Term Rentals: A Viable Alternative to Hotelpocalypse?

Hotelpocalypse. Say the word, and chills run down every SDCC attendee’s spine. The name by which Comic-Con International’s hotel lottery has come to be known is no less descriptive as it is accurate. Just as with SDCC badges, there are far fewer hotel rooms than there are people who want them – 19,500 or so rooms in the CCI hotel block compared to ... Read More »

WonderCon Anaheim Panel Room Capacities

Now that WonderCon Anaheim’s complete programming schedule is out, you might be looking at the panels you want to attend and wondering: What are my odds of making it into that room, and how early do I need to get there? The real answer is that you first need to know how big the panel rooms are. For instance, although ... Read More »

GeekShot Exclusive Photo Series Vol. 4 (Week 4)

Welcome to the GeekShot Photo Exclusive Series. This will be a regularly recurring post featuring cool, interesting, or just plain awesome moments we have captured during San Diego Comic-Con and WonderCon over the years. Each post will include a photo by Beth or James of GeekShot Photography. We may include a short story about the photo, but sometimes we’ll just let the ... Read More »

WonderCon Anaheim 2017 Schedule Highlights

WonderCon Anaheim, Comic-Con International’s sister show to San Diego Comic-Con, is just two short weeks away. Earlier today, we all got the whole convention schedule, and it’s filled with fan-favorites from TV, comics, and… a little film. It’s not the media-crazy event that is SDCC – some say it’s more akin to what SDCC used to be – but there’s more than ... Read More »

Comic-Con Center for Popular Culture Moving Into Balboa Park

The San Diego Hall of Champions announced today that they are relocating from their current home at the Federal Building in Balboa Park to Petco Park – and taking their place will be none other than Comic-Con International (just as we speculated last year). CCI will be using the facility as the Comic-Con Center for Popular Culture – possibly a ... Read More »

‘Voltron’ and ‘Trollhunters’ Head to WonderCon with Panel, Exclusive Lithograph, More

The popular DreamWorks Animation and Netflix series Voltron: Legendary Defender and Trollhunters will be taking over WonderCon Anaheim this year. Trollhunters will take to Room 300AB on Friday, March 31 from 1:15-2:15PM, with producers Marc Guggenheim, Rodrigo Blaas, and Chad Hummes (as well as moderator Josh Macuga of Collider). Voltron will host a panel on Saturday, April 1 at 5:30PM in Room 300DE, with ... Read More »

Warner Bros. TV Reveals WonderCon Anaheim 2017 Schedule

The full WonderCon Anaheim 2017 schedule will be revealed tomorrow – but we just got our first real look at several of the TV shows that will be attending the convention. WB TV has unveiled their 2017 schedule, which includes panels for Riverdale, Time After Time, Teen Titans Go!, Justice League Action, Lucifer, and Gotham. Riverdale will kick things off on Friday, with series stars  KJ ... Read More »