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Fourteenth Wave of San Diego Comic-Con Special Guests Announced

We are under 75 days until San Diego Comic-Con 2017, and the steam train of announcements keeps on rolling. Today we’ve got some more news for you — on another round of Special Guests you’ll be seeing at the convention. The Toucan Blog has shared the next round of Special Guests headed to SDCC 2017: Erica Henderson • Artist, The Unbeatable ... Read More »

SDCCBlog.com Announcements: Parties, Prize Mules, & More

Get ready to rev your engines, because here at The San Diego Comic-Con Unofficial Blog, we’ve got a few big announcements that we’re excited to share with you. Let’s get the bad news out of the way first: Enchantment Under the SDCC is on hiatus for 2017, while we fine-tune it in the shop and figure out how to install ... Read More »

Hotelpocalypse 2017 Recap: Hurry Up and Wait

Oh, Hotelpocalypse. Thank the Comic-Con Gods you only happen once a year. Thanks in large part to Comic-Con International’s decision to actually inform attendees this year about more of the process behind the hotel sale (thanks, CCI!) — the actual day of the 2017 General Hotel Sale went pretty smoothly. Sure, there’s the take-ten-years-off-your-life stress of worrying about what hotel you’re going ... Read More »

‘Conan’ Returns to San Diego Comic-Con 2017 with Four Shows

The Spreckels Theatre caused a bit of commotion over the weekend when eagle-eyed Outside Comic-Con caught a glimpse of their marquee, which stated Conan would be heading back to San Diego Comic-Con for just three dates this year: Thursday, July 20 – Sunday, July 22. Oh hey look! @ConanOBrien returns to #SDCC at the Spreckles. Three days this year, Thurs-Sat. @TeamCoco #Conan ... Read More »

Thirteenth Wave of San Diego Comic-Con Special Guests Announced

We are under 80 days until San Diego Comic-Con 2017, and the steam train of announcements keeps on rolling. Today we’ve got some more news for you — on another round of Special Guests you’ll be seeing at the convention. The Toucan Blog has shared the next round of Special Guests headed to SDCC 2017: Andrew Aydin • Co-author, MARCH trilogy ... Read More »

Under the Tents: Funko, The Geeky Hooker, James Silvani, Karen Hallion

In the words of the brilliant poet, Justin Timberlake, “It’s gonna be May,” which means we’re one more month closer to Comic-Con. We’ll be watching our email for hotel announcements, press announcements, parking announcements. We’re just watching for a lot of announcements — but first, let’s catch up with news about artists, a returning Funko offsite, commission lists, and much ... Read More »

Under the Tents: Mattel, LEGO Ninjago, Amy Mebberson, The Ninjabot, Patrick Ballesteros, Dan Veesenmeyer, Kymera Press

Congratulations on surviving Hotelpocalypse (or, well, the first part anyway – have any of us really survived until we know for sure we’re not sleeping on the concrete or Tijuana?). Hopefully, onPeak is processing our forms as we speak. While we wait, which we hear is the hardest part, let’s look at a few announcements that came out while we ... Read More »