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‘Conan’ San Diego Comic-Con 2018 Funko Pop! Designs Teased [UPDATE: Contest]

In Exclusives, Features, Offsites by Kerry DixonLeave a Comment

First, we got a look at the new Conan trolley wrap designs — and now, we’re getting a look at the new Conan San Diego Comic-Con 2018 Funko Pop! designs. [UPDATE June 22] Do you think you know what each of the Conan Funko Pop! designs are? You can guess them now on the ConanCon Instagram for a chance to win every Conan San Diego … Read More

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Attendee of the Week: Katie Moeller

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Every week from now until San Diego Comic-Con, we’re celebrating you: our readers! So let’s meet this week’s Attendee of the week: Katie Moeller @KMoells Where are you traveling from? North Hollywood (neighborhood in LA) How many years have you been attending? I’ve attended the con with my crew every single year since 2011. What was your favorite panel and … Read More

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What’s in the Box? Unboxing the SDCC 2018 Badge

In Features, Guides by Andy WagnerLeave a Comment

It feels like Christmas in June when that plain manila envelope arrives in our respective mailboxes. CCI even surprised a few lucky attendees this year who received their badge before the email letting them know it shipped. Fortunately, we can now answer the question as to when badges are shipping with more than just, “Soon.” If you haven’t gotten your … Read More

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SDCC 2018 Shuttle Map, Schedule Revealed

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You’ve got a place to sleep at Comic-Con, but you still need a way to travel around the convention – and the easiest solution to that is the free Comic-Con International shuttle service – which was revealed today. The Comic Con shuttles will be running to 63 locations in downtown, Mission Valley, and hotels near the airport – so be sure … Read More

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Chloe Dykstra Details Alleged Sexual, Emotional Abuse of Ex-Boyfriend – Many Speculate Chris Hardwick [UPDATE: Not Moderating WB Panels]

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[UPDATE June 20] The Wrap reports that Chris Hardwick will also not return as a moderator for this year’s Warner Bros. panel presentation, which so far we know includes Aquaman. [UPDATE June 16 #2] AMC has issued a press release stating that Chris Hardwick will not be moderating any of their panels, including the BBC America’s Doctor Who panel, until they “assess the … Read More

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Marvel Studios May Not Be in Hall H – But They’re All Over the Gaslamp With New Comic-Con Banners

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San Diego Comic-Con is just around the corner (we’re currently just 28 days away!) — and there’s no clearer sign of that fact than when the annual SDCC banners start going up around the Gaslamp and San Diego. Marvel has sponsored the banners for the last several years – promoting such properties as Thor: The Dark World, Guardians of the Galaxy, Ant-Man, Doctor Strange, … Read More

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Harbor Drive Closing to Traffic During San Diego Comic-Con, Other Security Changes Announced

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The San Diego Convention Center, the City of San Diego, and the Port of San Diego announced this morning several new changes relating to traffic and attendee access/security during San Diego Comic-Con this year. New this year, Harbor Drive will be closed to vehicle traffic (including bikes, scooters, and skateboards) between First Avenue and Park Boulevard during Comic-Con during the … Read More

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Attendee of the Week: Scott Mueller

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Every week from now until San Diego Comic-Con, we’re celebrating you: our readers! So let’s meet this week’s Attendee of the week: Scott Mueller @mueller894 Where are you traveling from? I live in Escondido. About 25 minutes from the convention center. I drive down every day at the crack of dawn. How many years have you been attending? This will … Read More

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Adam Savage Wants You To Be Part of San Diego Comic-Con Totoro Walk

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We’ve had marches of inflatable T-Rexes. We’ve had marches of inflatable Pikachus. This year, Adam Savage and his online home, Tested.com, want you to be part of a Totoro march. Back in 2016, Savage did a One Day Build for a very cool costume of Totoro, from the film My Neighbor Totoro. Since then, fans have replicated the costume — which, … Read More

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Attendee of the Week: Gabriela Taveras

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Every week from now until San Diego Comic-Con, we’re celebrating you: our readers! So let’s meet this week’s Attendee of the week: Gabriela Taveras @Gaby19th Where are you traveling from? Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. How many years have you been attending? 2017 was my first SDCC! What was your favorite panel and why? The Big Bang Theory and Marvel panels … Read More