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Patrick Ballesteros Debuting Sketchbook at San Diego Comic-Con 2018

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If you hadn’t guessed yet, we’ll just tell you: Here at the San Diego Comic-Con Unofficial Blog, we’re big fans of artist Patrick Ballesteros, whose work you might recognize from The Late Late Show with James Corden or from his Punny Sweater series or his 25 Cent Wonders collection. Ballesteros has been a mainstay in Artists Alley at both San Diego Comic-Con and WonderCon … Read More

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Kidrobot San Diego Comic-Con 2018 Exclusives & Signings

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Designer toy company Kidrobot always makes some of the most visually interesting, high-end (but still affordable) exclusives at the convention – and this year is no different, with pieces from Bob’s Burgers, Hello Kitty, and more. This year, you’ll need to head to Booth #5145 to score their exclusives directly at the booth. [UPDATE] You can also stop by on Friday, … Read More

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Your Complete Guide to San Diego Comic-Con 2018

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For those ready to ascend into the craziness that is San Diego Comic-Con, we have you covered. Everything you need to prepare yourselves can be found in the bullet points below. Download the Comic-Con International Quick Guide for 28 pages of maps, exhibitors, restaurants and more information, all in one tidy PDF! We’ll be tweeting line queues and panel news … Read More

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You Don’t Have to Travel to a Galaxy Far, Far Away for These San Diego Comic-Con 2018 ‘Star Wars’ Exclusives

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You don’t have to travel to a galaxy far, far away in order to grab Star Wars exclusives. StarWars.com has unveiled a plethora of Star Wars San Diego Comic-Con exclusives, from companies including Hasbro, Mattel, LEGO, Hallmark, Topps, and more. If some of these look familiar, it’s because they are. We’ve shared the Hasbro, Mattel, LEGO, Hallmark, and Gentle Giant exclusives before – … Read More

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FYE San Diego Comic-Con Exclusives, Offsite Pop Up Store

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Last year, FYE was one of the surprise gems of San Diego Comic-Con, with two semi-secret pop up shops in the Horton Plaza, full of fun merchandise and convention exclusives. This year, they’ll be back – and they’re going even bigger. You can find the Pop-Up back in Westfield Horton Plaza in San Diego, at Space #133. The Pop-Up is … Read More

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CineQuest San Diego Comic-Con 2018 Exclusives [UPDATE July 16]

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CineQuest, the makers of pop culture memorabilia and collectibles, always bring something fun to San Diego Comic-Con – whether it’s their Supernatural die-cast cars, t-shirts, or more. You can pre-order any of CineQuest’s Comic-Con exclusives and have them shipped directly to you after the convention, or pick them up at CineQuest.com Booth #4539. Here’s a look at their offerings for San … Read More

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Toynk San Diego Comic-Con 2018 Exclusives Revealed [UPDATE July 15]

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Collectible retailer Toynk is heading back to San Diego Comic-Con with three booths this year (#815, #4437, and #5245), and you can grab a number of exclusive collector pins, tiki mugs, and figures from them for properties such as Black Panther, Star Wars, Cuphead, Rick and Morty, Deadpool, My Little Pony, and Daredevil. Here’s a look at this year’s offerings: [UPDATE … Read More

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tokidoki Announces San Diego Comic-Con 2018 Exclusives

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tokidoki is back for another fun-filled year at San Diego Comic-Con, including all new collaborations. You can pick up all of their exclusives and debuts at Booth #5037. Now, let’s take a look at their exclusives: [UPDATE July 15] Here’s a look at some more SDCC exclusive apparel from tokidoki: And while not exclusives, they’ll also be debuting these items … Read More

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Under the Tents: The Good Place, Sharknado, Guild Wars, Factory Entertainment, 100% Soft, PlayStation

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It’s the weekend before San Diego Comic-Con gets underway, and the news just keeps getting better and better. This issue of Under the Tents has lots of it from great artists as well as an announcement from NBC’s The Good Place. Here’s a look at what you might have missed: Guild Wars would love you to come hang out with … Read More

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Gallery Nucleus San Diego Comic-Con 2018 Exclusives

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Gallery Nucleus has an impressive stable of artists – including Drake Brodahl, Sachin Teng, Pernille Orum, Joey Chou, and Scott C. They’re showcasing that talent this year at Comic-Con at Booth #2643, where they will have exclusive and debut art prints, pins, shirts, and more. Additionally, they’ll also have signings with Babs Tarr, Alex Ahad, James Silvani, Claire Hummel, and … Read More