Twelfth Wave of San Diego Comic-Con Special Guests Announced

We are under 90 days until San Diego Comic-Con 2017, which means that the announcements are only going to pick up steam. And 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: Arthur Adams ... Read More »

Hotelpocalypse 2017: San Diego Comic-Con Hotel Size Guide

Hotelpocalypse is almost upon us, and soon, the Comic-Con Gods (and time stamps, whatever) are going to determine your fate. Come May 1 and May 8 when placements are revealed, thousands of attendees will be scratching their heads, wondering, “How did I end up at that hotel?” So, for fun (and to keep you more informed), we’ve broken down the numbers on ... Read More »

READER POLL: What Is Your #1 Hotel Pick for SDCC 2017?

With the final confirmation from Comic-Con International that the hotel sale will take place on Wednesday, April 26, it’s time to start thinking about which hotels you’ll be ranking as your top six choices. But what hotels will everyone else be choosing? Through 5PM PT tomorrow, we’re asking our readers what is your #1 hotel choice for San Diego Comic-Con? We’ve ... Read More »

Visual Guide To The San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Hotel Sale

If you thought getting a badge to San Diego Comic-Con was tough, you better buckle in for the bumpy ride that is the General Hotel Sale, or, as we lovingly call it, Hotelpocalypse. On Wednesday, April 26, attendees will try for a hotel, and just like with badge sales, some attendees will walk away disappointed. Back again this year is most ... Read More »

San Diego Comic-Con General Hotel Sale Set for April 26

That sound you hear might just be thousands of general attendees, suddenly very anxious now that Comic-Con International has finally given us some more information about the dreaded hotel sale, taking place on April 26 at 9AM PT. Just like last year, the General Hotel Sale will utilize a randomized waiting room, similar to the EXPO Logic Waiting Room process ... Read More »

Under the Tents: Mattel, Prison Break, NECA, The Ninjabot

With San Diego Comic-Con under 90 short days away, we’re starting to see more hints and more announcements coming out. The biggest one, of course, was Marvel’s triumphant return to SDCC. If you missed that one, you can read about it here. Beneath the din of excitement over Marvel, there were more announcements made. We were there to track them ... Read More »

Entertainment Weekly’s Con-X Not Returning to San Diego Comic-Con in 2017

While we’re starting to get news of what will be at San Diego Comic-Con 2017, we’re also beginning to get news of what won’t be at the convention this year. We’ve confirmed with Entertainment Weekly that Entertainment Weekly’s Con-X, the offsite last year in the Embarcadero Marina North Park which included live interviews on stage, food trucks, swag, a concert on Preview ... Read More »

Marvel Studios Returns to San Diego Comic-Con in 2017

It’s been a busy week full of Star Wars news – but not to be outdone, at a press event at Marvel Studios yesterday in Burbank, THR reports that Kevin Feige confirmed that Marvel Studios will be heading back to San Diego Comic-Con this summer. This wouldn’t be huge news in a normal year – considering the studio has only ... Read More »

Under the Tents: Nerd HQ, Wynonna Earp Party, Jessica Chobot

We’ve heard some rumblings recently that we’ve been too quiet. Let us reassure you, this is just the calm before the storm – Comic-Con news comes in waves, and we’re just in a low tide right now. High tide will come, and we’re all just grateful we don’t drown in it by July. That also doesn’t mean things have all ... Read More »

Eleventh Wave of San Diego Comic-Con Special Guests Announced

With Open Registration now over, thousands of attendees can now breathe a heavy sigh of relief, knowing that they get to attend San Diego Comic-Con this July. And with that said, you can also start really getting excited about the thing that will be at the convention – including today’s Special Guests announcement. The Toucan Blog has shared the next round ... Read More »