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Progress Slowly Begins at Petco Interactive Zone for San Diego Comic-Con 2017 [UPDATE]

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Things are very slowly coming together at the Petco Interactive Zone — which we know will include everything from a Blizzard The Lich King Ice Cream Citadel to FANDOM FEST. Shawn Marshall of Parks and Cons snagged these photos of  the offsite coming together. [UPDATE #3] The building that looked like an ice cream parlor is — indeed — an ice cream … Read More

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Hilton Bayfront Lawn Offsites Being Built for San Diego Comic-Con [UPDATE]

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The Hilton Bayfront lawn is always a very busy space — and this year it will be home to FXHibition (with a Legion VR station), FOX offsites (including the already-announced Mutant Testing Center), and Adult Swim. You can’t spell Comic-Con without the Meatwad Dome, after all. (Okay, that is a bold-faced lie). [UPDATE #3] There’s been progress on the Adult Swim offsite, … Read More

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Conival Prepares to Launch ‘Future Man’ at San Diego Comic-Con [UPDATE]

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Nerdist and Geek & Sundry’s Conival is moving to the Marina Terrace at the Marriott Marquis & Marina this year, and will be open Thursday, July 20 – Saturday, July 22 from 11AM-5PM daily. While they won’t be hosting interviews like in years past, they will have Nerdist laser tag (sponsored by Hulu’s Future Man), a Geek & Sundry tabletop lounge, swag, … Read More

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‘The Tick’ Offsite Infests San Diego Comic-Con with Offsite [UPDATE]

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Amazon will be back at San Diego Comic-Con this year with another offsite activation on the MLK Promenade Park (corner of 1st and J) — but this year, it’s The Tick Takeover. The activation will be open Thursday, July 20 – Saturday, July 22 from 9AM-6PM daily, and on Sunday, July 23 from 9AM-5PM. Fans will have the opportunity to immerse themselves … Read More

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Broad City Draws You In With Life Size Coloring Book Offsite

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Comedy Central is jumping on both the offsite and coloring book trend with their activation during San Diego Comic-Con 2017. Taking place at the San Diego Wine & Culinary Center (200 Harbor Drive #120) Thursday through Sunday of the con. There will be a life-size coloring book of Broad City. The illustrations will cover every square inch of the walls and floor … Read More

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AMC’s DeadQuarters Prepares to Haunt You [UPDATE]

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AMC is bringing DeadQuarters, the official fan zone headquarters for all things The Walking Dead and Fear the Walking Dead at Comic-Con this year. The offsite will be located directly across from the Convention Center (just off 4th Ave.) and open daily Thursday, July 20 – Saturday, July 22 from 11AM-6PM, or on Sunday, July 23 from 11AM-4PM. Stop by and test your … Read More

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The Hard Rock Hotel Gets Dressed Up for ‘Kingsman’ Happy Hour Events

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Manners maketh the man — but the Hard Rock is still getting all dressed up for Kingsman. As we reported this morning, 20th Century Fox will hosting three Kingsman Happy Hour events during San Diego Comic-Con this year at the Hard Rock Hotel Bar on Thursday-Saturday from 4pM-7PM daily. You must be 21+ to participate, but head over during the appropriate time to enjoy … Read More

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The Tin Fish Is Getting a ‘Midnight, Texas’ Makeover [UPDATE]

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[UPDATE July 18] Are you ready to be transported to Midnight, Texas? The setup on the town — which is setup in and around the Tin Fish — is almost complete. Shawn Marshall of Parks and Cons has your first look: [UPDATE July 17] Work has started on converting the Tin Fish into the town of Midnight, Texas, with overlays going over much of the … Read More

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Get Ready to Get Spooky with Ghosted Laser Tag Experience

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I ain‘t afraid of no ghosts. Oh, wrong series. But Ghosted is getting something very spook-tacular at San Diego Comic-Con this year. The upcoming FOX comedy series, which stars Craig Robinson and Adam Scott as “a cynical skeptic and a genius true believer, who are recruited to investigate unexplained phenomena in Los Angeles” is getting a laser tag experience. Per TV … Read More

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Get “Wrecked” with TBS’ Pop-Up Island Tour at San Diego Comic-Con 2017 [UPDATE – It’s on a Boat!]

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Get “Wrecked” at San Diego Comic-Con this year at the TBS Wrecked Pop-Up Island Tour, which will be coming from Thursday, July 20 – Sunday, July 23. Those who find themselves stranded at the pop-up bar will be able to partake in an island bar and coconut ski ball, and can ride a mechanical boar. You must be 21+ to … Read More