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The Year of Star Trek at SDCC 2016

We started joking earlier this year that it was starting to shape up to be the Year of Star Trek at San Diego Comic-Con, but it’s definitely not a joke anymore. As the beloved franchise celebrates its 50th anniversary this year, parent companies Paramount and CBS are pulling out all the stops for this year’s convention, which is a huge ... Read More »

EXCLUSIVE: toddland Teams Up with Bob’s Burgers for SDCC 2016

Our friends at toddland are teaming up with Bob’s Burgers for San Diego Comic-Con 2016, and we’ve got the exclusive announcement right here. toddland, the self-proclaimed “purveyors of radness”, are back at SDCC this year and will be partnering up with Bob’s Burgers for the first time. Although they’re still keeping things pretty quiet about what exactly they’ll be up ... Read More »

Under the Tents: UGLYDOLL, Symbiote Studios, Patrick Ballesteros, CCI Fandom Award Show, Super Video Game Land

Now is the time to start paying attention to San Diego Comic-Con news (we mean, if you weren’t already). Panel confirmations should start going out very soon, exclusives are already starting to get announced (like Mattel, NECA, and more), and offsites are trickling in. Just in this edition of Under the Tents, we have a look at some UGLYDOLL and ... Read More »

Funko Fundays Returns to San Diego Comic-Con 2016

Funko Fundays – the celebration for fans of all things Funko – is returning to San Diego Comic-Con on Friday, July 22, at 8PM (doors open at 6PM) at the Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego. Tickets for the event are $120, and will go on sale on Wednesday, June 1, at 12PM PT. Expect these to go fast. You can ... Read More »

What to Expect: SDCC Preparation for May 2016

It’s now May, and that means in 80 days, San Diego Comic-Con will be upon us. Are you prepared? Well, alright, no one is probably ever completely prepared, but your best option for ensuring you make the most of the behemoth that is Comic-Con is keeping up with the important information. But don’t worry! We’ve got you covered. Here’s what ... Read More »

Fourteenth Wave of San Diego Comic-Con 2016 Special Guests Revealed

The fourteenth round of San Diego Comic-Con Special Guests adds 3 more to the list. The end is nigh, but not quite yet for this year’s announcements – there are still a few more names yet to be revealed. From the Toucan Blog, here’s the next round of Special Guests headed to SDCC 2016: Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa • Writer/producer, Afterlife with Archie, Riverdale Ed ... Read More »

Under the Tents: Eisners, Rob Liefeld, Funko, Supernatural Offsite Wayward Cocktails, Otis Frampton, Browncoats

Three months from today, we’ll be into the first full day of San Diego Comic-Con – and isn’t that both exciting and terrifying? Luckily, there’s still plenty of time yet to prep for the convention, starting with getting caught up on today’s news. We’ve got Eisner nominees, lots of news from Deadpool creator Rob Liefeld including what sounds like a ... Read More »

CCI Releases More Information About Badge Shipping

As if they hadn’t heard thousands of attendees screaming for more transparency on every other sale except badges (on which they already do a good job), Comic-Con International instead released a comprehensive FAQ about this year’s new process of shipping badges to domestic buyers. As previously announced, badges will be shipped about three to four weeks before the convention (so ... Read More »