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Under The Tents: Street Fighter Exclusives, Russ Manning Award, Signings and Artist Appearances…and Katee Sackhoff!

In Exclusives, General News, nerd hq, Panel & Autograph News by The San Diego Comic-Con Unofficial Blog StaffLeave a Comment

With March behind us, it’s now less than four months until the big SDCC weekend. Get excited for today’s UTT full of Street Fighter exclusives, artist appearances, Russ Manning nominations, Katee Sackhoff and more. Here’s the news you may have missed: Comic Artist and writer Otis Frampton has announced his appearance for SDCC via his convention appearances website page. Capo Toys has announced … Read More

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APRIL FOOLS! Factory Entertainment Announces Archer Body Cast SDCC 2014 Exclusive

In Exclusives by Jeremy RutzLeave a Comment

We’ve been biting our tongue since we visited Toy Fair in New York City this past February. Combing every booth in search of the exclusives you will be lining up for at San Diego Comic-Con this year, many companies were not able to release any information publicly, pending licensor approvals. However, several companies told us what to expect “off the … Read More

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APRIL FOOLS…OR IS IT? Calling All Kids!!! Toddland Reveals Aquabats SDCC 2014 Exclusive and Double Date of a Lifetime

In Exclusives by Jeremy Rutz8 Comments

EDIT: We’d normally say “thanks” for enjoying our April Fools’ post, but you can never tell with our pals at toddland – they’re known to give even the God of Mischief himself a run for his money. So until then, is the joke on you guys…or on us? If you’re a long-time reader of our blog, you’ll know we’re big … Read More

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APRIL FOOLS! Kidrobot’s SDCC 2014 Exclusive Cross-Promotion with International Space Station

In Exclusives by Jeremy Rutz1 Comment

One of our favorite booths during this year’s Toy Fair was Kidrobot’s. Not only was the designer toy company’s shelves lined with awesome licensed collectibles from such fan-favorites as Futurama, The Simpsons and Marvel, but they were also teasing us with San Diego Comic-Con exclusives and surprises from Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, CAPCOM, DC and more. Although they were more … Read More

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APRIL FOOLS! Whedon Brothers Figures To Debut at SDCC 2014 with Exclusive Comic-Con Variants

In Exclusives by Jeremy Rutz2 Comments

Start planning your budgets now, as we’ve received information on what will undoubtedly be one of the most popular exclusives at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con 2014. One of the more memorable moments of last year’s SDCC was when Joss Whedon appeared on stage during the Dr. Horrible’s Sing Along Blog 2: The Redemption panel to announce the sequel, along with … Read More

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Funko Serving Up Hannibal Pop! Exclusive at SDCC

In Exclusives by Kerry Dixon4 Comments

Fans of Hannibal have long been craving some exclusives (or any official merchandise) for the popular NBC series, but they won’t have to wait much longer. The creator of the series, Bryan Fuller, revealed on Twitter that Funko’s Pop! vinyl line will soon feature several Hannibal characters. The normal variations for the line include Hannibal Lector, Will Graham (including a … Read More

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Batman’s 75th Anniversary SDCC Celebration Includes Art Exhibit, Exclusives

In Exclusives, Offsites, Panel & Autograph News, WonderCon by Kerry DixonLeave a Comment

Last year, DC celebrated the 75th anniversary of one of their most beloved characters, Superman, with a special anniversary retrospective panel, guest appearances from Man of Steel‘s Henry Cavill, and even the announcement for the upcoming Superman vs Batman. This year, DC’s other most iconic character will also be celebrating their 75th birthday at SDCC, and in a big way. … Read More

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Under The Tents: Nerd HQ, Capcom, Nerdist Contest, Batmobile, NECA, Bates Motel

In Exclusives, General News, nerd hq, Panel & Autograph News by Lisa McDowellLeave a Comment

It’s another week and another chance at catching up on all the San Diego Comic-Con information you might have missed. The biggest news of the week is that Open Registration will take place on Saturday, March 15 – and you can come hang out with us during the sale! But a lot of other things also happened, and we’ve got … Read More

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Under The Tents: HopCon: Power Rangers, w00tstout, ghostgirl, Artist and Author Confirmations, TMNT

In Exclusives, General News, Offsites by Kerry Dixon1 Comment

While we wait for more news on Open Registration and Hotelmaggedon: 2014 Edition, we’ve been gathering up more news on San Diego Comic-Con. Today’s update brings us news on Power Rangers, the return of w00tstout, ghostgirl, more artist and author confirmations, and a 30th anniversary celebration for Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Here’s some news you might have missed: Stone Brewing … Read More

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Toy Fair 2014: Funko’s ReAction Figures and Plans for SDCC

In Exclusives by Jeremy Rutz3 Comments

When we were making our short list of booths to visit during Toy Fair 2014, Funko was at the top. The company’s line of licensed Pop! Vinyls have always been a big hit with our readers and Comic-Con attendees, and the addition of Super7’s ReAction line made Funko hotter than ever. So we were given a tour of the booth … Read More