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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

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Friday Fun Poll: Gaslamp Banners for San Diego Comic-Con 2018

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The banners in the Gaslamp always signal that San Diego Comic-Con is near – and they typically feature something that will be represented at the convention (though not always!). Before the banners start going up any day now, let’s take a poll on what you think this year’s design might be (though it’s worth noting this is the first time … Read More

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Attendee of the Week: Scott Daigle

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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: Attendee Name @sctdaigle Where are you traveling from? Glendale, AZ How many years have you been attending? First attendance was 2001. Have been to SDCC about 10 times over the years. What was your favorite panel and why? … Read More

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Con Flashback: Thank You For Being A Friend

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Welcome to another edition of Con Flashback, your regular trip down San Diego Comic-Con memory lane with the Ublog. This week we discuss meeting new people at SDCC and becoming friends. If you want to suggest a topic, make sure to send us a tweet using #ConFlashback Lisa McDowell My friendship story doesn’t exactly start with the Comic-Con convention itself, … Read More

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Attendee of the Week: Amanda Rosenblatt

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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: Amanda Rosenblatt @thebabyspoon Where are you traveling from? I live in a suburb of San Diego so I take the trolley to San Diego Comic-Con. I used to travel all the way from Massachusetts to attend, though! How … Read More