Open Registration for San Diego Comic-Con 2018 Set for December 9

You’ll be decking the halls with Comic-Con badges this holiday season, as Comic-Con International has just confirmed that the fourth (and please, CCI, let it be the final one) badge sale for the year will be taking place on Saturday, December 9. Yes, for those looking to score San Diego Comic-Con 2018 badges, December 9 will be your (mostly) final ... Read More »

Nerd HQ Transitioning into Non-Profit Foundation

As most San Diego Comic-Con attendees know, the words “Nerd HQ” and “charity” already went hand-in-hand — but now there will be an even bigger connection. In a Facebook post today, actor Zachary Levi and The Nerd Machine business partner David Coleman announced that Nerd HQ will be “evolving into a non-profit foundation in the new year”. For the uninitiated, ... Read More »

Conan O’Brien Returns to San Diego Comic-Con in 2018

In just three short years, Conan O’Brien has become of the best things at San Diego Comic-Con — hosting shows with some of the week’s biggest shows, and letting attendees join in on the fun for free (though getting a ticket can be tricky). But unlike the previous two years, in 2017, O’Brien didn’t end the final Conan taping with an ... Read More »

Third Wave of Special Guests for WonderCon 2018 Revealed

Comic-Con International just keeps the announcements coming. While we’re still waiting for official dates for Open Registration, we have our third wave of guests announced for WonderCon Anaheim 2018. The third wave of special guests for next year’s con, which will be held on March 23-25 have been revealed. From the Toucan Blog, attendees to WonderCon 2018 can look forward ... Read More »

WonderCon Anaheim 2018 Badges Are on Sale Now

There’s been a lot of activity for Comic Con International within the past few weeks – CCI has already held their Returning Registration for San Diego Comic-Con 2018, and we’ve had a couple of hints of when Open Registration might be taking place. But for Comic-Con’s smaller sister show, WonderCon Anaheim, there hasn’t been much news other than the weekly ... Read More »

GeekShot Exclusive Photo Series Vol. 4 (Week 17)

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 »

Things to do Now to Get Prepped for SDCC 2018 Open Registration

Unlike 2017, San Diego Comic-Con 2018 appears to be moving forward with lightning speed. Thus far we have seen San Diego Comic-Con 2018 Returning Registration come and go, and Early Bird Hotel sale for 2018 are already open for reservations. It’s as if Comic-Con International is on a roll this season and they don’t expect to slow down anytime soon. If you ... Read More »

Friday Fun Poll – Open Registration Date

According to Comic-Con International, we’re having four badge sales in a year – with Open Registration set to take place “sometime” before the end of the year. But when will it take place? Our sporadic Friday Fun Poll asks if you’re feeling lucky – about making Saturday plans anytime between now and New Year’s, that is: Read More »

Second Wave of Special Guests for WonderCon 2018 Revealed

Comic-Con International isn’t taking their foot off the gas when it comes to announcements just yet. While we’re still waiting for official dates for Open Registration, we have our second wave of guests announced for WonderCon Anaheim 2018. The second wave of special guests for next year’s con, which will be held on March 23-25 have been revealed. From the ... Read More »

San Diego Comic-Con 2018 Early Bird Hotel Sale Now Open

We don’t yet have a date for Open Registration – but we do now know when Early Bird Hotel Sales are happening, and the answer is right now. The Early Bird Hotel Sale is back for 2018, with reservations now open through onPeak. Just like in previous years, the Early Bird sale is not for downtown hotels, but rather for hotels ... Read More »