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Creative Professional Badges Guaranteed for San Diego Comic-Con 2015 [UPDATE: Sale To Take Place February 27]

In Badge/Hotel News by Kerry Dixon13 Comments

If you’re a Creative Professional hoping to attend San Diego Comic-Con this year, your week just got a whole lot less stressful. After some big changes this year for Professionals – including the introduction of the EPIC Registration Waiting Room that the general attendees have been using for the last two years – and moving the sale to after Open … Read More

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San Diego Comic-Con Early Bird Hotels Now Open

In Badge/Hotel News by Kerry Dixon19 Comments

Now that several thousand attendees have their San Diego Comic-Con badges, we can begin turning our attention toward other aspects involved in the convention, like transportation, or finding a place to sleep. As of this morning, Comic-Con International has unveiled news on at least one of those aspects: Hotels. The Early Bird Hotel Sale is back for 2015, with reservations … Read More

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Under the Tents: Geek & Sundry, The Spirit, ElfQuest, Moebius Models, My Little Pony, Warpo

In Exclusives by Kerry DixonLeave a Comment

Congratulations – you are one of the few, the proud, the incredibly lucky who managed to score a badge to San Diego Comic-Con 2015 during Open Registration. What are you going to do next? If you’re anything like us, start researching what’s going to be at the convention. And we’re here to help with another addition of Under the Tents, … Read More

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What Are The Odds Of Getting A San Diego Comic-Con Badge?

In Badge/Hotel News, Guides by Kerry Dixon61 Comments

Unfortunately, every year in Open Registration, people walk away empty-handed. Why? It’s not lack of planning. The real problem is very simple: There is much more demand for badges at Comic-Con than there are available badges. One of the questions that we get asked around badge sale time, time and again, is what are the odds of being able to … Read More

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Fourth Round of San Diego Comic-Con 2015 Guests Announced

In Panel & Autograph News by Kerry DixonLeave a Comment

Something big happened this weekend — and we don’t mean the Oscars. Thousands of hopefuls tried for a badge to San Diego Comic-Con during Open Registration, and many walked away victorious, but many more left empty-handed. For those that were triumphant, the next big question becomes: What is there to do and see at the convention? Just like in previous … Read More

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San Diego Comic-Con 2015 Open Registration Recap: The Day The Member ID Site Crashed

In Badge/Hotel News by Kerry Dixon37 Comments

For better or worse, several thousand Comic-Con attendees have their badges for 2015 — and several thousand more don’t yet. Open Registration — the second, and likely last, major badge sale for the biggest pop culture event this side of the Atlantic — took place this morning. So just how did the sale go over? The Waiting Room Just like … Read More

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WonderPost: Power Rangers, Comic Creator Connection, Con*Quest Journals, CAC, Artists

In WonderCon by Kerry DixonLeave a Comment

We know most of you are just a little preoccupied with Open Registration for San Diego Comic-Con, happening this Saturday, but that doesn’t mean that news for WonderCon hasn’t just kept rolling along. This week, we’ve got word on some Power Rangers cast members you’ll be able to find at the convention, how to meet up with the artist or … Read More

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San Diego Comic-Con 2015 Open Registration Visual Guide & Tips [Update]

In Badge/Hotel News by Kerry Dixon67 Comments

Comic-Con International announced today that Open Registration for San Diego Comic-Con 2015 will take place next Saturday, February 21, at 9AM PT. Are you prepared? Just in case you’re not, we’ve put together a guide and tips on making sure you are ready for this weekend. You can also join us, whether you’re buying a badge or just wanting to … Read More

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Creative Professional Registration for SDCC 2015 To Take Place After Open Registration, CCI Offers Clarification

In Badge/Hotel News by Kerry Dixon4 Comments

There’s been a lot of concern from Professional attendees, following the announcement that Open Registration will take place this Saturday, February 21. Typically, Professional Registration takes place before Open Registration – but that isn’t the case this year. Add on top of that that Creative Professionals (and likely Trade) have to use EPIC Registration’s Waiting Room for the first this … Read More

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NECA & Factory Entertainment Offer First Look at Comic-Con Exclusives At Toy Fair 2015

In Exclusives by Kerry Dixon1 Comment

For fans of toys and collectibles, Toy Fair is the ultimate convention (yes, maybe even more so than San Diego Comic-Con). It’s where the biggest names in the industry showcase their upcoming lines – and sometimes even offer a sneak peek at some of their exclusives for later in the year. Although news on San Diego Comic-Con’s exclusives wasn’t quite … Read More