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How Does Disney’s D23 Expo Measure Up to San Diego Comic-Con?

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[Editor’s Note: For many of our readers, San Diego Comic-Con is the only convention they attend each year. But interest and popularity is increasing within the convention scene, so we wanted to take a look at how the other big cons stack up against SDCC. This week, Shawn takes a look at Disney’s ‪‎D23‬ convention, which was held in Anaheim (the ... Read More »

Food Trucks Reveal Disney and Warner Bros. Offsite Surprises

Yesterday, foodies at the con rejoiced at the news the San Diego food trucks would be out in full force during the con. The website sdfoodtrucks.com gave the specifics on what cuisine we can expect to be present and where the trucks would be located. Does “Chop Sooey, Patty Melt, Super Q, Asian Persuasion, Two For The Road, Devilicious, SD ... Read More »

BOOM! Studios Announces Line-Up of Guests and SDCC Exclusives

Okay, let us get all sentimental for a second. Comic-Con isn’t just big Hollywood events. it’s about comics, too – let’s not forget that. And Comic-Con has lots of comic publishers and creators, from the mega-popular to the ultra-obscure. Somewhere in the middle is one of my favorite comic book companies, BOOM! Studios. Being a father, BOOM!’s kids line of ... Read More »

The Movies of SDCC 2011

The debate on whether or not Comic-Con can really help a movie’s box office continues to rage on, but studios haven’t seemed to notice. They know SDCC is still an amazing place to get the buzz going or bring it to a massive level for the films that can impress the crowds. 2011 is looking to be one of the biggest years ... Read More »

Friday Wrap-Up w/ Photo Link!

Friday was another great day at the con. Though not as busy as other days there was still a lot of fun stuff. Check out the details here: (Check out all my photos at http://s938.photobucket.com/albums/ad225/SDCC_Blog/ ) 1. Warner Brothers Pictures -Where the Wild Things Are – This was really a great panel. The kid who plays max was there and ... Read More »

Thurday Wrapup w/ Picture Link!

Thursday got the con kicked off to a great start! Heres the details: Photos: Check out all my photos at http://s938.photobucket.com/albums/ad225/SDCC_Blog/ Panel Highlights: 1. Disney: -Tron Legacy – New title revealed, pre-production pics (see them on photo link), cool new test footage, test footage from last year in 3D, 2D scene from movie shown. Daft Punk doing scoring. Test footage ... Read More »

Disney SciFi Props at the Con!

(Via Wired) Disney’s official fan community D23 drops into Comic-Con International’s pop-cultural maelstrom for the first time this year, opening a booth filled with props and costumes from the studio’s mixed sci-fi history. That’s good news for the Tron nuts making the annual geek pilgrimage to San Diego later this month, who will get a chance to scope the original Tron ... Read More »

Disney Panel details!

BURBANK, Calif. – (BUSINESS WIRE) – Animation greats Hayao Miyazaki and John Lasseter and directors Robert Zemeckis and Tim Burton will take part in their first ever Comic-Con at the San Diego Convention Center July 23-24. The filmmakers will be on hand to help Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures showcase a wide-ranging roster of upcoming films, including 3D juggernauts ALICE ... Read More »