2013 SDCC badge registration kicked off in fine form this past Saturday, August 4, at 8AM PT/ 11AM ET. And if you blinked (or overslept, as we saw of some on our Twitter feed) it’s likely you missed your first chance at procuring a return to the con next year. Good thing there’s still more to come. Many are confused … Read More
We’ve only put a few weeks between us and SDCC 2012, otherwise known as the greatest year in Comic-Con history. We came, we saw, and it absolutely kicked our butts. But like in the Godfather, just when we got adjusted to “normal” life, they keep pulling us back in. CCI has sent emails out to 2012 badge holders that the … Read More
[UPDATED May 31 2012]: The San Diego Union-Tribune is reporting all cancelled and returned badges go on sale this morning, May 31, at 11AM ET / 8AM PT. Everyone who registered for a Member ID by the May 24 deadline has been notified via email of the sale. The official Comic-Con registration page has not yet been updated with this information. … Read More
There will be NO on-site pre-registration for 2013 at this year’s SDCC. This morning, 2012 SDCC pass holders received an email from CCI, the organizers of San Diego Comic-Con, on the future of the on-site pre-registration process. The email linked to a survey of eight questions suggesting CCI is looking at pre-registration via a restricted online sale for current-year pass … Read More
It’s been no secret how trying the ticket registration process has been for this year’s con. First it started when it was announced all Preview Night tickets for 2011 were sold to attendees last year, during pre-registration. That created a frenzy for everyone who wanted to get tickets this year, to make a mad dash to the online ticket registration … Read More
A couple of days ago we posted some info on the onsite pre-registration process for 2012 that had a lot of you disappointed, and some even more so. Well, CCI updated the official Comic-Con site with the details, and it’s what we expected. Registration will be held in Douglass Pavilion at the Manchester Grand Hyatt from 8am to 11am Thursday … Read More
Some important information for those who are looking to pick up their Comic-Con passes for this year’s convention, as well as those who want to avoid the online ticket process for next year’s con.
FYI: Comic-Con just posted this on their official site: The deadline for refunded badges was June 20, 2011. We will announce via our website, Facebook, Twitter and RSS feed when those refunded badges will go on sale. This is a soft opening so the announcement will be made on the day registration opens with about one hour prior notice. At … Read More
Update: Hotels are now sold out. Stay tuned for more SDCC updates. I just wanted to remind everyone that hotels for Comic-Con 2011 go on sale today (March 9th) at 9am PST. They can be purchased here after that time. The only real tip I can give is to be there at 9 sharp and come prepared for crazy refreshing … Read More
We’re more than half way through the year! Not the calendar year, the time between Comic-Con 2010 and Comic-Con 2011. With only 5 months to go until the big event, I thought I’d post a general update to get everyone caught up on SDCC happenings. Ticked off about tickets? Reserved about hotel reservations? Flipping out about flights? Read on!