Hard Rock Hotel’s 2015 Collectible Pin Set Revealed

In Features, General News, Offsites by Kim Twombly2 Comments

The Hard Rock Hotel’s annual Comic-Con-themed collectible pins will go on sale tomorrow, Wednesday, July 8. The Superhero themed pins are available individually at $12 each. The set is limited to 300 produced, and we will have 2 sets to give away at Enchantment Under the SDCC tomorrow night! The 2014 Game of Thrones-inspired set, which we previously featured in a giveaway, … Read More

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FX Fearless Arena Begins to Take Shape [UPDATE]

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The FX Fearless Arena is slowly being assembled on the Hilton Bayfront lawn. Registration for the event — which is essentially a theme park with activations for The Strain, American Horror Story: Hotel, Fargo, and The Bastard Executioner, — just opened, so be sure to sign up. Here’s a look at the hours: FX FEARLESS ARENA – HOURS OF OPERATION Thursday, … Read More

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Adult Swim Sets Up Behind San Diego Convention Center for SDCC

In Offsites by Kerry Dixon1 Comment

Adult Swim is on the move this year, from their usual location over in the Petco Interactive Zone to behind the San Diego Convention Center.  The event, called Adult Swim On the Green, will be open Thursday-Sunday, will feature the popular Meatwad Full Dome, SkeeBall, face painting, nightly screenings, and more. Parks And Cons got a closer look at setup: … Read More

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House of Blues Serves Up Special Menu During San Diego Comic-Con

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The House of Blues in San Diego will be offering a special “Comic-Con Feast” Thursday-Sunday this week, with new items inspired by the convention. Swing by July 8-12 to try items like the Human Torch (spicy Doritos crusted chicken fingers), the Krypto Super Dog (a bacon-wrapped all beef hot dog), or The World’s Mightiest Meat Pocket (hand stuffed calzone). Here’s … Read More

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Square Enix: The Experience Comes to San Diego Comic-Con

In Offsites by Kerry Dixon2 Comments

Last week, information for a previously unannounced Square Enix: The Experience offsite event popped up on The Wrap, but details have been nonexistent since then. Here’s what The Wrap had to say about it: “Square Enix: The Experience”: This active monstrosity taking up a whole city block requires courage. The build for “Just Cause 3” will feature a 150 ft. zip line, a “Hitman” … Read More

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NBC Takes Over The Tin Fish

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It’s become tradition for NBC to take over The Tin Fish, the restaurant just across the train tracks from the convention center. As we reported earlier this year, for 2015 it’s primarily being used to promote The Blindspot and Heroes Reborn, with the latter having a 4-D interactive experience where attendees will have the opportunity to access their own extraordinary … Read More

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Impractical Jokers Museum of Impractical History Preparations

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TruTV’s Impractical Jokers tare taking over the Michael J. Wolf Fine Arts Gallery from Thursday through Sunday of Comic-Con. The Jokers — Q, Murr, Joe and Sal — will be present at various times throughout the exhibition, which will feature fan-generated artwork and show artifacts from some of the most legendary moments in Impractical Jokers history. Parks and Cons got a look at … Read More

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Setup for The Walking Dead Offsite at Hilton Gaslamp Underway

In Offsites by Kerry Dixon4 Comments

Although details have been very slim, The Walking Dead and Fear the Walking Dead offsite will be headed back to the Hilton Gaslamp, with a whole new design. The offsite will be a walk-through abandoned church modeled after sets from the show, and at least some series stars of the franchise will be stopping by throughout the weekend, as we … Read More