Con Flashback: It’s an Offsite World

Welcome to another edition of Con Flashback, your regular trip down San Diego Comic-Con memory lane with the Ublog. This week we take a look at the wonderful world of offsites and some of our favorites (besides Nerd HQ because we would all say that!). If you want to suggest a topic, make sure to send us a tweet using ... Read More »

Sideshow San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Exclusives [UPDATE]

Sideshow, the makers of high-end collectibles for some of your favorite licenses, are always one of the most exciting booths at San Diego Comic-Con. This year, they’re back at the con, and they’re bringing several exclusives – which you’re sure to want to break open your piggy bank for. Last year, they offered  on-site pick-up for their exclusives, and while ... Read More »

GeekShot Exclusive Photo Series Vol. 4 (Week 9.2)

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 »

Mattel San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Exclusives [UPDATED June 22]

When it comes to San Diego Comic-Con exclusives, the cornerstones of the con have consistently been Hasbro and Mattel. With license to manufacture toys that are consistently at the top of the pop culture want list, both booths have been the craziest for many of Comic-Con’s years. To address the frenzied crowds, Mattel introduced a pre-sale system a few years ... Read More »

Icon Heroes San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Exclusives [UPDATE June 22]

Icon Heroes is back this year with more San Diego Comic-Con exclusives, which will be available at Icon Heroes Booth #3345. They have some exciting licenses – including Warner Bros., DC, Once Upon a Time, and more. So what will San Diego Comic-Con 2017 bring? Here’s a look at this year’s offerings: [UPDATE June 22] The Queen is coming to San Diego Comic-Con, ... Read More »

Under the Tents: Dark Horse, Lord Mesa, Loren Lester, Moon’s Creations, Dark Ink, Bored Inc., Resident Evil

To help you get through this Hump Day, we’ve got two rounds of Under the Tents for you today! This second edition features updates on everything from what you’ll be seeing at Dark Horse’s booth, what you can grab from Lord Mesa, who you’ll be seeing on the Batman and Harley Quinn panel Q&A following the world premiere, to the world’s ... Read More »