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San Diego Comic-Con 2013: The Team’s Favorite Moments

In Features, nerd hq by Jeremy Rutz1 Comment

Every year, we look at San Diego Comic-Con in our rear-view mirrors and pick our top five favorite moments. We said this last year, but we really do believe the convention just keeps getting better and better. We had a blast during our five days there, basking in the geekiness of panels, events and fans. We already asked our readers … Read More

d6mafia’s Guide to San Diego Comic-Con

In Features, Guides by Jeremy Rutz7 Comments

San Diego Comic-Con 2013 may be behind us, but it’s never too late to start thinking about next year. One of our readers, Patrick Donahue of d6mafia.com, alerted us of a video guide to SDCC they produced during this year’s convention. And like our friend House of Darkly‘s The Art of War: SDCC Edition, we’re mightily impressed at the effort … Read More

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Comic-Con: Looking Ahead To 2014

In Features by Jeremy Rutz32 Comments

Even though we aren’t even done with our 2013 coverage, we’re already starting to look forward to 2014. And when we say “look forward to”, we actually mean “start planning” because in the world of Comic-Con, there’s no such thing as “too early”. So we found some tidbits of information relating to next year’s SDCC that our readers might find … Read More

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Countdown to Comic-Con: You’re In Hall H, Now What?

In Features, Guides, Panel & Autograph News by Jeremy Rutz3 Comments

We’re counting down the weeks leading up to Comic-Con by reposting some of our important SDCC tips which have appeared on the blog over the years, updated with current information. You can find all of our guides under the main menu, or by clicking here. Our favorite part of Comic-Con, and the aspect that takes up most people’s time, is the … Read More

Video: SDCC Hasbro Exclusives Tips

In Exclusives, Features, Guides by Shawn Marshall27 Comments

As you might have noticed, there is no shortage of exclusives at San Diego Comic-Con (SDCC). While obtaining these elusive treats is a hobby for most of us, there are a lot of pros out there that we’ll be competing with on the crowded convention floor. One quick search on eBay for “SDCC” will quickly show you how much these exclusives can … Read More

Video: Survival Tips Outside San Diego Comic-Con

In Features, Guides by Shawn Marshall1 Comment

As you might have seen, there is no shortage of lists and tips on the internet on how to survive the rigors of San Diego Comic-Con. However, this is no longer a simple convention that attendees can roll into without serious prep. As such, we decided to take our survival tips to the next level and provide a video guide … Read More

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Thinking of Cosplaying at SDCC? Tips From The Pros

In Editorials/Opinions, Features by Evic OropillaLeave a Comment

The San Diego Comic-Con Unofficial Blog attended the BigWOW! Comicfest, one of the best up and coming shows on the West Coast, and encountered quite a few cosplayers over the weekend. So we wanted to help any of our readers thinking about cosplaying at SDCC for the first time by asking them this question: “What advice, tip or suggestion would you … Read More

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Tech Tips from @evico: Build Your Environment!

In Editorials/Opinions, Features, Guides by Evic Oropilla2 Comments

The San Diego Comic-Con information stampede has already begun, so it is a good idea to start building that EGO PLAN we talked about earlier. The key to a good plan is a sound foundation and the base for my EGO PLAN is the Environment. That being said the Environment should be something that you are fairly knowledgeable and comfortable … Read More

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Countdown to Comic-Con: Let’s Go Shopping!

In Features, Guides by Jeremy Rutz14 Comments

We’re counting down the weeks leading up to Comic-Con by reposting some of our important SDCC tips which have appeared on the blog over the years, updated with current information. You can find all of our guides under the main menu, or by clicking here. Geek’s Booty If you’re a regular reader (and why shouldn’t you be?) you’ve seen here  all the great stuff … Read More