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Professional Registration Opens January 29 – Can Pre-Reg Be Far Behind? [UPDATED]

In Badge/Hotel News by Jeremy Rutz6 Comments

With everyone on pins and needles awaiting the announcement of the postponed badge pre-registration date for San Diego Comic-Con 2014, it seems the good folks at CCI and EPIC Registration have been working hard to make forward progress, and now we have some news to show for it. Those who have applied for a badge as a creative professional received … Read More

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SDCC 2014 Badge Prices and Policy Changes Announced – Single Day Badges Only [UPDATE 2]

In Badge/Hotel News by Jeremy Rutz70 Comments

Comic-Con International has posted its first registration update for 2014, with important details on badge pricing and purchase policy for pre-registration. First, the pricing, and one thing that stands out to us is the absence of any multi-day passes being offered, confirmed on the page with the following update: New for 2014! Only single day badges will be sold. The … Read More

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Comic Con 2014 Preregistration Postponed

In Badge/Hotel News, General News by Kerry Dixon12 Comments

Well, there’s good news, and there’s bad news, Comic-Con goers. The bad news is that Comic Con International announced that they have decided to push back pre-registration for SDCC 2014 to”early next year”, which means January, at the earliest – when prior announcements had put the registration date at December 31, 2103 at the latest. That means that those who … Read More

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SDCC 2014 Badge Pre-Registration Update [Update Nov 21]

In Badge/Hotel News, General News by The San Diego Comic-Con Unofficial Blog Staff14 Comments

[UPDATES AT BOTTOM] Comic-Con International has updated attendees with information on the SDCC 2014 badge pre-registration process. Here is the information from the official site: Comic-Con is working hard to improve the online registration system and will launch Comic-Con 2014 badge preregistration sometime between November 1 and December 31, 2013. Only those that have purchased a Comic-Con 2013 4-Day attendee or … Read More

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SDCC 2014: Information on Child Badges and Volunteering

In Badge/Hotel News, General News by Jeremy Rutz3 Comments

With this year’s San Diego Comic-Con just over two weeks in the past, CCI is already looking forward toward the future. Not only have they begin preparations for 2014 badge pre-registration, set for some time in November, but they’ve today announced information regarding child badges and volunteering for next year’s convention. First, let’s go over child badge registration, since we … Read More

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Under the Tents Early Edition: Pass Giveaway, Haven, Ender’s World, Her Universe, Power Rangers, Emily Deschanel

In Badge/Hotel News, Exclusives, General News by Jeremy Rutz2 Comments

We’ve started a new, quasi-regular column on the Blog titled “Under The Tents”. The title is symbolic, as it’s representative of the times we all line up under the tents waiting for those big moments to happen inside Hall H or Ballroom 20. You can read yesterday’s Late Edition here. Here’s the rest of the stuff you might have missed for today: … Read More

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Win One of THREE Passes to San Diego Comic-Con 2013! [UPDATE Contest Closed]

In Badge/Hotel News, General News by Jeremy Rutz10 Comments

[UPDATE] The contest is now closed. We will be announcing the winners via the Rafflecopter widget below. Thanks everyone for entering! Would you like to go to San Diego Comic-Con next week but weren’t able to get a ticket? Well, like always, The San Diego Comic-Con Unofficial Blog (that’s us) is here to help. Enter below to win one of … Read More

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SDConCast – Special Episode – Interview with David Glanzer, CCI

In Badge/Hotel News, Podcast by Jeremy Rutz4 Comments

Today we bring you a very special episode – our interview with David Glanzer, Director of Marketing and Public Relations for Comic-Con International. You know, the organization that is responsible for all the awesomeness that is San Diego Comic-Con? We ask him our readers’ most pressing questions: Why the badge giveaway? When will the programming schedule be released? Why do … Read More

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Which Day Pass Should You Select? Here’s What We Know

In Badge/Hotel News, Guides, Panel & Autograph News by Jeremy Rutz1 Comment

Now that the details regarding badge resales have been announced, it’s time for you to make some hard decisions. If you can pick just one day (and we’re waiting to confirm you will be able to pick more than one day if you are selected in the drawing), what day should that be? That’s a difficult question. There’s so much … Read More

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CCI Releases 2013 Badge Resale Info [UPDATE 2]

In Badge/Hotel News, General News by Jeremy Rutz26 Comments

[UPDATE] In order to clear the confusion around the announced badge resale and to correct the misinformation being stated on Twitter, we’re going to break down email below, as well as subsequent info we’ve received. First, Member ID sign-ups are now closed. If you didn’t get a Member ID before June 7, you’re not eligible for the sale. Second, it’s … Read More