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Bates Motel Returns to Comic-Con, Wants To Bring You

The A&E series Bates Motel made its San Diego Comic-Con debut in 2013 with a star-studded panel and a private party, and for 2014, its returning to the convention in a big way. Best of all, the series would like to bring one lucky attendee along for the ride. A&E is giving away one Grand Prize trip for two including ... Read More »

Toy Fair 2014: Star Wars Rebels, Alien Figures to Debut at SDCC

We have news of two fan-favorite companies debuting new licensed figures at San Diego Comic-Con this year. First, Hasbro has confirmed it will reveal 3.75-inch figures from the Star Wars Rebels line at SDCC this July. Newsarama reported that figures for Sabine and Hera, two female characters from the upcoming animated series, would be revealed at the con. We reached out ... Read More »

Toy Fair 2014: Icon Heroes, Factory, Mimoco, Square Enix and Doctor Who

Call it Comic-Conditioning. We hit the convention floor this week at the toy industry’s biggest gathering, the annual Toy Fair trade show in New York City. Many popular SDCC exhibitors were present at Toy Fair, so we asked them to spill the beans on their convention exclusives. Some did, but most couldn’t because their designs were still pending and couldn’t ... Read More »

Toy Fair 2014: Hasbro Preview Event Recap

Each winter, the toy world descends upon icy New York City to unveil its upcoming offerings during the annual Toy Fair trade show. This is typically an event for those in the industry to wheel and deal, finalize license agreements and connect buyers with new product offerings. It is also, however, a chance for us to get a first glimpse ... Read More »

WonderPost: Artist Confirmations, Volunteering, Badge Pick-Up, TheOneRing.net, Panels, Pro Reg, Warner Archive

CCI’s first convention of the year is drawing closer, and we’ve got news on several aspects of the convention. The biggest news is obviously that WonderCon badges are finally available to purchase online — but it’s not the only news. Artists have confirmed their attendance, we’ve got news on panels, on how to pick up your badge, on vendors, and ... Read More »

Under The Tents: Win A Trip For Two, Helix, Hot Wheels, Sherlock Party, Artist Confirmations

Lately, it’s seemed like the news has been badges, badges, and more badges thanks to Preregistration (which went about as well as could be hoped for most) – but that’s not the only thing going on in the world of Comic-Con. Already we’ve had more artist confirmations, the promise of another Sherlock offsite party this year, news about exclusives, and ... Read More »

SDCC 2014 Badge Preregistration Date Announced for February 8 [UPDATE – Emails Going Out]

Ready your battle stations and check your e-mail, because Comic-Con International has finally announced a date for Preregistration badge sales: this Saturday, February 8th. The sale will begin “shortly after 9:00 AM Pacific Time”, though as previously reported, you’ll be able to enter the EPIC Registration landing page starting at 7 AM. You’ll need your registration code, which will be ... Read More »