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‘Conan’ San Diego Comic-Con 2018 Funko Pop! Designs Teased [UPDATE: Design #2]

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 18] The Conan Instagram has shared the second design for this year’s Conan Funko Pop!s! What do you think this second design is? Who can he be now? #Funko #ConanConNOW • • … Read More

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CONTEST: Win Two Tickets to Turning Tydes’ Wicked Wizards

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Yer a singing wizard, Harry! Turning Tydes Theatre Company, the brilliant minds who have brought Comic-Con attendees such musical mash-ups as The Phantom of the Empire and Into the Walker Woods, return to bring attendees a whole new musical mash-up, Wicked Wizards: A Potter Parody. The new musical combines Wicked with the world of Harry Potter, and features songs such as “No One Names the Wizard”, “Azkaban … Read More

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‘Super Troopers 2’ Heading to San Diego Comic-Con — And They Might Be Giving Mustache Rides

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The time for Comic-Con news is meow. On the May 24 episodes of Chewin’ It With Kevin and Steve, the podcast of two members of Broken Lizard (the comedy group that created Super Troopers), revealed that they’re heading to San Diego Comic-Con next month — and they just might be giving free mustache rides there. Kevin Heffernan and Steve Lemme revealed … Read More

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Sony ‘Ghostbusters’ Augmented Reality Game Set to Haunt San Diego Comic-Con Offsite

In Offsites by Kerry Dixon2 Comments

There’s something strange coming to the San Diego Comic-Con neighborhood — who you gonna call? Sony Pictures Entertainment announced a slew of Ghostbusters themed activities for the rest of the year, to mark the 35th anniversary of the film. And those plans include San Diego Comic-Con, and a virtual reality game. Sony revealed that fans attending The Experience at Comic-Con at … Read More

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The San Diego Symphony Presenting ‘The Movie Music of John Williams’ During San Diego Comic-Con 2018

In Offsites by Kerry Dixon2 Comments

The San Diego Symphony always has something up their sleeve for San Diego Comic-Con attendees, and 2018 will be no exception. This year, you can join the San Diego Symphony inside their home at the Copley Symphony Hall for a special concert of the movie music of John Williams. The concert — set for Wednesday, July 18 — will feature famous … Read More

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Nerd HQ Not Returning to San Diego Comic-Con 2018 – San Diego Future Uncertain

In Offsites by Kerry Dixon4 Comments

That sound you just heard is a few thousand Comic-Con attendees hearts breaking. Actor Zachary Levi shared a note in an Instagram story today that while he “can’t go into details just yet”, Nerd HQ will not be happening for San Diego Comic-Con 2018. He went on to add that it “probably won’t be returning to San Diego ever again”. … Read More

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The Impractical Jokers Block Party Returns to Petco Park for San Diego Comic-Con 2018

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It looks like The Impractical Jokers are taking San Diego Comic-Con by storm again. James “Murr” Murray, one of the members of The Tenderloins and a part of The Impractical Jokers, answered a question on Twitter today that the popular Block Party hosted by The Impractical Jokers is returning to San Diego Comic-Con on Saturday, July 21. Just like in other years, … Read More

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‘Conan’ Teaming Up with Funko Again for Conan O’Brien Pop!s

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While news broke today that Funko’s popular offsite Pop! Up Shop won’t be returning for San Diego Comic-Con 2018 – we do have some good news for Funatics. Funko will definitely be re-teaming up with Conan for another year of Conan O’Brien Funko Pop! figures. Last year saw Conan O’Brien imaged as Spider-Man, a Jedi, The Flash, and even a White … Read More

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Funko Pop! Up Shop Not Returning in 2018

In Exclusives, General News, Offsites by Kim Twombly2 Comments

In their Twitter Q&A this afternoon, Funko made the surprising announcement that they have no plans for their popular annual Pop! Up Shop to return during Comic-Con. The past two years, Funko has opened up their “Funko South” design studio in downtown San Diego to the general public as an exclusives store during SDCC. Last year, the shop took on a Saturday … Read More

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Under the Tents: Funko, Nerd Nite, 3A Toys, Ninjabot, Weta Workshop

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It’s gonna be… June! Soon, anyway. In this Under the Tents, we have teasers from Funko, some works in progress from artists, and a lot more. Here’s a look at what you might have missed: Elisa Teague tweeted some changes to her con schedule. Luckily, it includes her stopping by SDCC 2018. We’ll keep our eyes open for her appearances, … Read More