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SDCC 2014: The Programming Problem

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This was a very strange year for the programming schedule of San Diego Comic-Con, particularly that of Hall H. The lines were the worst we’d ever seen them for Saturday’s programming, and yet, on Thursday, which included Benedict Cumberbatch, Mathew McConaughey, and Christopher Nolan’s Comic-Con debuts, you could walk right in and get a seat in roughly the first half ... Read More »

Fox Brings ‘X-Men’ Virtual Reality Experience to Comic-Con [UPDATE]

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Updates following original post… If you’ve ever dreamed of being Professor X, Comic-Con may be your chance. 20th Century Fox has created an X-Men themed virtual reality experience to their booth on the show floor, where attendees will be able to utilize an Oculus Rift virtual reality headset to simulate Cerebro, Professor X’s technology that he uses to detect mutants. ... Read More »

Exclusive ‘Jurassic World’ Poster to Drop at Comic-Con

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Several months ago, Universal Pictures reached out to artist Mark Englert to create a Jurassic World teaser poster — and Englert has unveiled the artwork today, and announced that Comic-Con attendees will be the first to get their hands on it. The 24×36 poster recalls several iconic elements of previous Jurassic Park franchise films, including a velociraptor, overturned Jeep, and ... Read More »

Director Kyle Roberts Discusses ‘The Posthuman Project’ Comic-Con Debut

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When people think “movies at Comic-Con”, most attendees picture summer blockbuster hits with mega movie stars parading through Hall H. But there is an even wider variety of films and shorts, with more diversity and more options, at the Comic-Con International Independent Film Festival. Now in its 15th year, this year’s CCI-IFF will feature over 55 shorts and full-length films ... Read More »

Under the Tents: Ubisoft, Tokidoki, CBLDF Prints, Fantagraphics, Yaya Han, Acme Archives, ThinkGeek, Game of Thrones, Nerd HQ

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The countdown clock to Comic-Con is ticking - so there’s no time like the present to get caught up on the latest news with this edition of “Under the Tents.” We’ve got news on Ubisoft’s new game previews, an exclusive Gravity Falls print, Tokidoki’s slate of SDCC debuts, Yaya Han’s new comic book, ThinkGeek’s new Star Trek exclusive, countless custom toys, ... Read More »

SDCC Programming Schedule: Sunday Highlights

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Baring any last minute schedule changes, we now have the full San Diego Comic-Con 2014 programming schedule. We’ll also be discussing our thoughts on this year’s lineup, including our top picks, in a special series of live podcasts this weekend. You can listen or watch the first, which will covered Preview Night, Thursday’s and Friday’s lineup. The second, covering Saturday and Sunday ... Read More »