Gerard Way Confirmed for San Diego Comic-Con 2016

Some of you may recall that our own staffer, Lisa McDowell, went a little insane last year from the amount of people asking former frontman of My Chemical Romance and Eisner-Award-winning Umbrella Academy creator Gerard Way if he’d be attending San Diego Comic-Con. While last year, Way skipped the con – we’ve got good news for 2016 (for Lisa and ... Read More »

Report: San Diego Comic-Con to Turn Into a ‘Sausage Party’

San Diego Comic-Con may be about to turn into a Sausage Party. While we’ve heard rumblings of a screening for the upcoming Sausage Party at Comic-Con (and you have too, if you listened to our podcast with io9’s Germain Lussier), Seth Rogen just gave a big tease on Twitter last night that attendees will indeed be getting a special early ... Read More »

The Best Offsite You Won’t Be Attending This Year: ‘Conan’ Bingo Not Returning

For those who got to attend Conan Bingo last year, which many touted as one of the greatest offsites at San Diego Comic-Con ever, count yourself lucky. In an email to the Unofficial Blog, the Conan Show confirms that Conan’s “Not Your Grandma’s Bingo” will not be returning to Comic-Con this year. A very popular event last year, Conan Bingo was an offsite held ... Read More »

THR Confirms Panels for ‘Vikings’, ‘Bates Motel’, Cast for ‘Van Helsing’

The Hollywood Reporter has quietly revealed a few more panels heading to San Diego Comic-Con – including confirmation that Vikings and Bates Motel returns to the convention, and word on which panelists for Van Helsing will be in attendance. Attendees can stop by the Vikings panel for a chat with stars Travis Fimmel, Katheryn Winnick, Clive Standen, Gustaf Skarsgard, Alyssa Sutherland and Alexander Ludwig, ... Read More »