Author Archives: Andy Wagner

Fifth Wave of Special Guests for WonderCon 2018 Revealed

While you’re busy gathering your buying groups together (and making sure your credit card is paid off) for Open Registration on Saturday, December 9, Comic-Con International announced its fifth wave of guests announced for WonderCon Anaheim 2018. The third wave of special guests for next year’s con, which will be held on March 23-25 have been revealed. From the Toucan ... Read More »

Under the Tents: toddland, Patrick Ballesteros, Elhoffer Designs, Ninjabot, Jason Adams, Kevin Workman Foundation

You may have noticed that there’s been a lot more San Diego Comic-Con news in the fall/winter than ever before (including Open Registration coming up on December 9) – and that means that we’re publishing our earliest edition of the new season of Under the Tents than ever before. CCI has been busy sending out vendor booth confirmations as of ... Read More »

Fourth Wave of Special Guests for WonderCon 2018 Revealed

Comic-Con International keeps checking items off of their holiday vacation “honey-do list”. Not only do we have CCI’s official announcement for Open Registration on Saturday, December 9, we have our fourth wave of guests announced for WonderCon Anaheim 2018. The third wave of special guests for next year’s con, which will be held on March 23-25 have been revealed. From ... Read More »

Third Wave of Special Guests for WonderCon 2018 Revealed

Comic-Con International just keeps the announcements coming. While we’re still waiting for official dates for Open Registration, we have our third wave of guests announced for WonderCon Anaheim 2018. The third wave of special guests for next year’s con, which will be held on March 23-25 have been revealed. From the Toucan Blog, attendees to WonderCon 2018 can look forward ... Read More »

Second Wave of Special Guests for WonderCon 2018 Revealed

Comic-Con International isn’t taking their foot off the gas when it comes to announcements just yet. While we’re still waiting for official dates for Open Registration, we have our second wave of guests announced for WonderCon Anaheim 2018. The second wave of special guests for next year’s con, which will be held on March 23-25 have been revealed. From the ... Read More »

San Diego Comic-Con Post-Returning Registration 2018 FAQ: Your Questions Answered

For better or worse, we survived San Diego Comic-Con 2018 Returning Registration, which is no small feat, since we’ve technically survived returning registration sales twice in one year. Because 2017’s Returning Registration took place much later than usual, it may seem like 2018’s Returning Registration was early – but 2017 was just abnormally late. Now that we’ve had a chance to ... Read More »

Toynk NYCC 2017 Exclusives Revealed

Collectible retailer Toynk is heading back to New York Comic Con with two booths this year (#2872 and #2170), and you can grab a number of exclusive collector pins from them for properties such as The Walking Dead, Star Wars, Fallout, and more. From Figures.com, here’s a look at this year’s offerings:   Fallout Vault Boy Superhero Pin – $9   Deal ... Read More »

Volunteer Interest List for San Diego Comic-Con 2018 Now Open

We hope everyone is enjoying their SDCC off-season. However, it might be time for us to awaken from our Odinsleep — especially now that we have the first news for volunteers. If you’ve been dreaming of being one of the most integral parts of San Diego Comic-Con – or if you simply want to yell “Walk, don’t run!” to Comic-Con ... Read More »

The Blade Runner 2049 Experience – A Glimpse of a Post-Apocalyptic Los Angeles

“I’ve seen things you people wouldn’t believe…” Those of us who have seen Ridley Scott’s original 1982 masterpiece, Blade Runner, know that soliloquy well. Roy Batty’s dying words are etched in our hearts as we actually felt sympathy for the “bad guy” in the film. Adapted from Philip K. Dick’s Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep, Blade Runner made us question ... Read More »