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Under the Tents: Factory Entertainment, Image Comics, DC Cosplayer Photoshoot, Del Rey, Dan Veesenmeyer

The floodgates are open. Returning Registration (formerly Preregistration) is soon upon us, and more artists/exhibitors are announcing their presence at SDCC. Are you ready for Saturday? Check out our Returning Registration Visual Guide to make sure you are. In the meantime, you can mark more items on your Comic-Con calendar. Here’s a look at the news you might have missed: ... Read More »

EXCLUSIVE: Toddland Reuniting with Bob’s Burgers for WonderCon and San Diego Comic-Con in 2017

We’ve got a juicy double announcement, all about our friends at toddland: They’re teaming up with Bob’s Burgers again for both WonderCon and San Diego Comic-Con. As anyone who walked the show floor at San Diego last year can testify, toddland’s Bob’s Burgers restaurant booth setup was one of the coolest things in the exhibit hall. WonderCon attendees will get to experience the ... Read More »

Under the Tents: Adam Savage, Mattel, Comic-Con Merit Badges, California Browncoats, Geek Chic Road Show

Well, it happened. San Diego Comic-Con International broke their long, sullen silence and announced badge sales this week. Returning Registration (formerly Preregistration) will go down next Saturday, March 11. Are you ready? Have you found your Badge Buddy/Buddies? Is your credit card paid off from last year yet? In the meantime, while visions of Comic-Con dance in our heads, we ... Read More »

An Intimate Look at San Diego Comic Fest 2017

The 2017 Con season has begun! While everyone is still patiently waiting on San Diego Comic-Con 2017  Returning Registration news, there are still a lot of other conventions that are starting to get underway.  In fact, this past weekend was filled with events nation-wide ranging from Long Beach Comic Con to Toy Fair New York – to one of San Diego’s ... Read More »

San Diego Officials Seek to Keep Convention Through 2021

Even though it can feel like the biggest question surrounding San Diego Comic-Con right now is when badges for 2017 will go on sale – it’s actually whether or not Comic-Con will need to find a new home in two years years, when its contract with the San Diego Convention Center comes to an end in 2018. Negotiations are currently underway ... Read More »

‘Nobility’ Wants to Send You to San Diego Comic-Con 2017

While Returning Registration – formerly known as Preregistration – won’t be taking place until early 2017, that doesn’t mean that this fall is shaping up to be low on Comic-Con news. After yesterday’s news of a contest from Fox Home Entertainment and Amazon.com to send one lucky winner and a guest to San Diego Comic-Con 2017, we’ve got word of ... Read More »

San Diego ‘Convadium’ Measures Fail — Where Does Expansion Go From Here?

Tuesday’s election wasn’t just about electing our next President (or even the Senate). In every state, there are also local ballot measures — and in San Diego, that included two proposed measures that could have seen a new Chargers stadium and a convention center annex built downtown. Now, both of those measures have been defeated. The Citizens’ Plan, spearheaded by attorney ... Read More »

5 Winners & 5 Losers from San Diego Comic-Con 2016

This was a weird year at San Diego Comic-Con. Don’t get us wrong – we had an amazing time, but everything definitely felt like it was a transition period, like we were seeing the start of things to come further down the line. For better and for worse, this year saw a lot of changes at the convention. So let’s take a look ... Read More »

Discount Code for Uber Eats

You’re sitting in the Hall H line and going nowhere fast — but you’re starving. What is a San Diego Comic-Con attendee to do? Well, for starters, you could check out Uber Eats – which will bring local food right to you, anywhere you are. With dozens of restaurants around the Gaslamp and surrounding areas to choose from, do you ... Read More »