Every week from now until San Diego Comic-Con, we’re celebrating you: our readers! So let’s meet this week’s Attendee of the Week:
Where are you traveling from?
How many years have you been attending?
What was your favorite panel and why?
Duck Tales with Ben Schwartz. I’ve never laughed harder in any panel.
What is your favorite exhibitor or artist booth and why?
I always have to stop at the Weta both. The special effect makeup is always amazing and I love seeing the new LOTR figurines.
What’s your favorite item you’ve ever taken home from the convention (swag, exclusive, merch, etc.)?
Star Trek Bottle Opener USS Enterprise NCC-1701
What was your favorite autograph session and why?
GAME OF THRONES CAST on the main floor!!! It was electric and insane!
What is your favorite con snack?
I tend to just survive on soda and Granola Bars during the day at the con.
Tell us about your most memorable celebrity encounter?
I was at a booth that sold Battlestar Galactica bomber jackets and Edward James Olmos came by to try on jackets and took a photo with me! So Say We All!
What is (or was) your favorite offsite and why?
I always have to attend the Her Universe Fashion Show. The fandom inspired fashion is insanely impressive!
What is your favorite restaurant in downtown San Diego?
The Coin-Op Game Room (It’s a retro 80’s arcade bar)
What is your favorite Comic-Con memory/moment?
Getting into the Nat Geo Mars Party and getting to meet Bobak Ferdowsi (NASA’s Mohawk Guy!)
Do you have any advice on how for a first time attendee?
Just try to do everything!