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San Diego Comic-Con Tops San Diego Convention Center ‘Regional Impact’ List (Again)

In General News by Kerry Dixon1 Comment

San Diego Comic-Con is a booming business — and not just for Comic-Con International. Every year, the four-and-a-half-day convention brings jobs, tourists, and spending money not just to the convention center itself — but to the businesses and hotels around San Diego, in a big way (after all, attendees have to eat and shower somewhere — though sleeping in an actual … Read More

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SDCC 2016 Review: Entertainment Weekly’s Con-X Offered Attendees Cool Break from the Con

In General News, Offsites by Robert Warners4 Comments

In our around the clock pre-coverage of SDCC 2016, we brought you news of Entertainment Weekly’s Con-X, a new offsite that took place at the Embarcadero Marina Park North. This isn’t to be confused with the EW Con-X preview night concert which took place at Horton Plaza with Troye Sivan, which was a separate event that required a ticket for … Read More

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Long Live the Queen: ‘Once Upon a Time’ Wrap Progression on Petco [UPDATE]

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Long live the Queen. For the last several years, Petco has featured an overlay for Once Upon a Time, and this year is no different – with the series’ new season poster getting prime coverage on the side of Petco facing the convention center. Thanks to Shawn Marshall of Parks and Cons for tracking the progression over two days. [UPDATE #4] The … Read More

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Batman v Superman Fan Experience at the Omni Comes Together [UPDATE]

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Batman v Superman is taking over the grassy area near the Omni, where there will be a Heroes Park, featuring exclusive giveaways, a daily scavenger hunt – and a statue of Superman himself, based on the iconic statue from the film. The experience will be open Wednesday from 4PM-7PM, Thursday-Saturday 9AM-7PM, and Sunday 9AM-4PM. Shawn Marshall of Parks and Cons … Read More

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Announced Autograph and Signing Schedule For SDCC 2016

In General News, Panel & Autograph News by Lisa McDowell20 Comments

Welcome to our third annual SDCC Autograph and Signing Schedule page for 2016. Every year San Diego Comic-Con International brings some amazing talent to its hallowed halls of geekdom. From artists and authors to comics and celebrity entertainment. Many talented individuals gather under the roof of the Convention Center to mingle with fans from all over the world. Whether you … Read More

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Warner Bros. Stars Prepare for San Diego Comic-Con with Snapchat

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This isn’t the Warner Bros. San Diego Comic-Con news you were hoping for – but. With just one day left to go, Warner Bros. Television stars are getting ready for the trip to San Diego and sharing their excitement with fans by expressing themselves, Comic-Con style, in a series of fun messages using Snapchat’s popular video filters. Using only their … Read More

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Starz Returns to San Diego Comic-Con with ‘American Gods’, ‘Ash vs Evil Dead’ [UPDATE]

In General News, Offsites, Panel & Autograph News by Kerry Dixon4 Comments

Although Outlander is sitting out of San Diego Comic-Con this year due to production, that doesn’t mean Starz is sitting out – and they’re going to be putting most of their promotional efforts this year behind the upcoming American Gods from showrunner Bryan Fuller, based on the work by Neil Gaiman. The plot posits a war brewing between old and … Read More