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Funko Fun Days 2015 Review

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Funko Fun Days is unlike anything at San Diego Comic-Con. The popular offsite event is held annually on Friday of Comic-Con, by Funko, to celebrate their fans. This year the event moved to the Manchester Grand Hyatt, which allowed it to expand to around 1,500 attendees – and although it was our first year attending, if this year was anything ... Read More »

Setup for The Walking Dead Offsite at Hilton Gaslamp Underway


Although details have been very slim, The Walking Dead and Fear the Walking Dead offsite will be headed back to the Hilton Gaslamp, with a whole new design. The offsite will be a walk-through abandoned church modeled after sets from the show, and at least some series stars of the franchise will be stopping by throughout the weekend, as we ... Read More »

Robert Kirkman Won’t Be Attending San Diego Comic-Con 2015


Earlier this week (or maybe last week — time tends to lose all meaning to us this time of year), some eagle-eyed readers noticed that something strange happened to the Robert Kirkman San Diego Comic-Con panels. Kirkman’s name — which had been all over the schedule with panels for Skybound, The Walking Dead, Fear the Walking Dead, Outcast and more ... Read More »

BBC Shop San Diego Comic-Con Exclusives [UPDATE July 7]


The BBC Shop – the annual BBC  Booth which features merch from your favorite BBC shops, including Doctor Who, Sherlock, Orphan Black, and more – is returning this year. This booth always has a long line, and exclusives do sell out – so if you spy something you want, make sure to include it in your show floor plans. From ... Read More »

Comedy Central Classes Up Comic-Con with ‘Another Period’ Rides & #ComedyCentralCon

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Comedy Central returns to San Diego with their no-badge-required, free and open to the public, event, #ComedyCentralCon. Once again taking over the San Diego Wine & Culinary Center (200 Harbor Dr. #120), directly across from the Convention Center, the activation will be open Friday, July 10, and Saturday, July 11, from 11AM-8PM. #ComedyCentralCon will include: Play mini golf on a 9-Hole course featuring ... Read More »

Xbox Unlocks Comic-Con Plans for Gaming, Offsites, Giveaways, More


Fans of Xbox will have plenty of opportunities to try new games first-hand, get sneak peeks at what’s coming next for the video game conglomerate, and geek out with other gamers! Xbox announced its San Diego Comic-Con schedule on their site today, and it’s jam-packed. At Xbox’s Booth (#100), attendees can swing by for a chance to play Halo 5: Guardians ... Read More »