Gentle Giant San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Exclusives

Gentle Giant has been known for having some of the finest crafted San Diego Comic-Con exclusives each year — serving up quality pieces that are filled with nostalgia (and typically more than a few Star Wars offerings). Let’s take a look at what has been announced: [UPDATE April 4] As first reported by Star Wars Toy News, Gentle Giant will be ... Read More »

Welcome to Anaheim Comic-Con 2017 – WonderCon Gets A New Name (Sort Of)

WonderCon Anaheim will be going under more changes in the next year or so than just the continued construction on the Anaheim Convention Center expansion — it’s getting a name change. Well, sort of. In this weekend’s souvenir guide, an article formally introduces “Anaheim Comic-Con” — which isn’t replacing the name WonderCon Anaheim, but rather, co-existing with it. We’ll just ... Read More »

APRIL FOOL’S: Hollywood Abandoning San Diego Comic-Con

HAPPY APRIL FOOL’S! San Diego Comic-Con – the pop culture juggernaut founded in 1970 – will look a lot different this year. In shocking news this morning, the Hollywood studios have announced they are all abandoning the convention. “Twentieth Century Fox started the trend last year by skipping the convention, and when we really thought about it, we realized that promoting ... Read More »

WonderCon Anaheim 2017 Live Updates

We’re busy covering WonderCon Anaheim 2017 — on social media! Find all the latest news, line updates, and more right here. Or, you can follow along with the fun @SD_Comic_Con. Tweets from https://twitter.com/SD_Comic_Con/lists/sdccblog-team Read More »

WonderPost: iZombie, Gotham, Capcom, BAIT, Gallery Nucleus, Nichelle Nichols, Hyperactive Monkey

WonderCon is officially tomorrow – which means that we’re about to transition from our site-coverage to our social media coverage. Make sure you’re following along on Twitter at @SD_Comic_Con and @ParksAndCons. We’ll see you at the show! Here’s a look at the news you might have missed: Our friends at BAIT are bringing another exclusive to WonderCon this year – the BAIT ... Read More »

Under the Tents: Funko, Her Universe, House of Blues, Hollywood Science Fiction Museum

After months of waiting, CCI finally announced the date for Open Registration as April 8. Hopefully, you’ve read our Open Registration Visual Guide. If not, we definitely recommend it. Maybe you’re one of those lucky ones who scored badges at Returning Registration this year. Either way, while you’re gathering your resources for Open Reg or just gathering a hot cup ... Read More »

WonderCon Anaheim 2017 Special Autograph Schedule Revealed

Similar to San Diego Comic-Con, WonderCon hosts several special autograph signings each day of the convention — many of which require a ticket to draw for. In addition to select DC Entertainment autograph signings for Jim Lee, Wonder Woman director Patty Jenkins, and others which require you to head to Hall D each morning to try for a wristband — Comic-Con ... Read More »

San Diego Comic-Con FAQ: What Is Group Buying?

We often stress that no one is guaranteed a badge to San Diego Comic-Con. While that may sound daunting, it’s simply the truth: There is more demand for badges than there is space available (and no, moving to XYZ convention center is not magically going to hold 1 million+ people). We estimate that there’s roughly a 50% chance to score ... Read More »