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How Do I Attend San Diego Comic-Con 2018?

San Diego Comic-Con 2017 is behind us – and maybe you spent the week watching social media and thinking, “Gee, that looks fun – I’d love to attend next year!” If that’s you, then the time to start planning is actually now (no, seriously). Scoring badges to SDCC is one of the most challenging, and controversial, tasks in one’s quest ... Read More »

Professional Applications Are Now Open for San Diego Comic-Con 2018

We’re only days away from San Diego Comic-Con 2017 — but for some, it may be time to start thinking about 2018. Applications for Professionals for both WonderCon Anaheim 2018 (March 31-April 2, 2018) and San Diego Comic-Con 2018 (July 18-July 22, 2018) are now open, and will remain open through August 16, 2017. Applications submitted after that date will ... Read More »

San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Badge Pick-Up Information

Badges are being mailed out this year — but there are still a few reasons you might need to pick up your badge on site. International attendees who chose not to enter a domestic shipping address, or those who had their badge lost/stolen/¯\_(ツ)_/¯ will all need to pick up your badge at the San Diego Convention Center, upstairs in the ... Read More »

Where to Pick Up Your Badge Plus Other Changes

Where to go for a variety of things at San Diego Comic-Con is changing a bit this year. Although most attendees are getting their badges mailed some, like international attendees, will still need to pick up on site. Here are the changes for this year, from the Toucan Blog: Everyone will need to go to the Sails Pavilion on the ... Read More »

San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Badge Design, Souvenir Book Cover Revealed

For those lucky individuals who received their San Diego Comic-Con badge today (and a friendly reminder to never post a photo of your badge on social media with your name showing), there was an added level of surprise: New this year, the badges appear to come in a box promoting CCHQ, and also include a commemorative Comic-Con International pin. Best ... Read More »

No Surprise: No San Diego Comic-Con Badge Resale for 2017

In news that should be a surprise to no one (but is still news), Comic-Con International confirmed today what has basically been the policy for years: That there will be no Badge Resale of returned badges for San Diego Comic-Con 2017, meaning if you don’t have a badge by the time Open Registration sells out this weekend, you’re not going ... Read More »

Traveling Stories and IDW Publishing Want to Send You to Comic-Con 2017

In years past, we’ve reported on contests that whisk lucky winners to sunny San Diego to attend SDCC. This year is no different, as contest announcements are beginning to surface. Local San Diegans IDW Publishing and Traveling Stories dropped a big contest announcement today with their “Ultimate San Diego Comic-Con Experience.” We're teaming up with #comiccon2017 & @IDWPublishing to make ... Read More »

San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Open Registration Visual Guide

“The time has come,” the Walrus said, “to talk of many things: Of shoes–and ships–and sealing-wax–and Open Registration.” And it is time to talk about San Diego Comic-Con Open Registration for 2017, because it will be here before you know it — on April 8, 2017 at 9AM PT, to be exact. That means that for better or worse, you’ll know ... Read More »

Open Registration for San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Set for April 8

Fans of San Diego Comic-Con have been very patient this year, but we can all breathe a sigh of relief, because for better or worse, the process of finding out if you’ll get to attend the biggest, best pop culture convention has almost come to an end. Comic-Con International just announced that Open Registration badge sales will be taking place on ... Read More »