GIVEAWAY: Tickets to Hop-Con 5.0: The w00tstout Festival

Hop-Con – one of our favorite, beertastic, offsite events – is returning for version 5.0 in it’s usual Comic-Con Wednesday timeslot at Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens – Liberty Station during San Diego Comic-Con. The event, which features “beer geekery” in a setting that includes drink, food, and fun, is set for 7PM-11PM — and tickets are now on sale. Best of ... Read More »

Editorial: How Do You Solve A Problem Like Hotelpocalypse?

#Hotelpocalypse is probably not the hashtag that Comic-Con International was hoping would trend, or be written about by San Diego’s own Union-Tribune. But it was — and for good reason, as every year, even with very slow progress (thanks for offering attendees more insight into the process this year, CCI!), the San Diego Comic-Con General Hotel Sale process is still a ... Read More »

SDConCast 5/10/17 – Just the Right Amount of Cheese

We’re joined by special guest Todd Masters of Toddland. We’ll be talking about San Diego Comic-Con, WonderCon, Bob’s Burgers, and why you would want cheese that smells like that. Join us as we also discuss the second week of the General Hotel Sale, SDCC news, and more. We’ll kick things off at 6:30PM PT/9:30PM ET. Join in on the fun ... Read More »

I Didn’t Get A Hotel Room – Now What?

Many of you have heard about your San Diego Comic-Con 2017 hotel placement fate. Many of you… still haven’t. Here’s the good news: Comic-Con said that you would be alerted “no later” than May 15 if you weren’t able to be placed into a hotel room. That implies, to us, that they may use some returned inventory from Group 2 ... Read More »

Fourteenth Wave of San Diego Comic-Con Special Guests Announced

We are under 75 days until San Diego Comic-Con 2017, and the steam train of announcements keeps on rolling. Today we’ve got some more news for you — on another round of Special Guests you’ll be seeing at the convention. The Toucan Blog has shared the next round of Special Guests headed to SDCC 2017: Erica Henderson • Artist, The Unbeatable ... Read More »

Con Flashback: First SDCC Panel

This is the time of the year where news about San Diego Comic-Con starts to filter in and anticipation grows day by day. We’d like to tackle some of your favorite SDCC topics here at the San Diego Comic-Con Unofficial Blog and to kick it off, we are talking about our first SDCC panel. If you’d like to suggest a ... Read More »