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Under the Tents: Hello Kitty, Artists, Penny Dreadful, Exclusives, Neil Gaiman Documentary

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Another day, another ton of San Diego Comic-Con news updates. We’ve learned more artists, the return of Hello Kitty, more evidence that Penny Dreadful might be making a visit to SDCC, and more. Here’s what you might have missed: Attendees will be treated to a sneak peek at Sequart Organization’s documentary on Neil Gaiman during SDCC, the company announced on … Read More

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Win an ‘Intimate’ Performance from Linkin Park During SDCC

In Offsites by Kerry Dixon4 Comments

Comic-Con really does have it all: movies, music, comics, literature, and… music? iHeartRadio announced it will be sending one lucky winner and a guest to San Diego Comic-Con this July including SDCC badges, two nights of hotel accommodation and round-trip airfare. In addition, the winner will receive access to “an intimate performance from Linkin Park”. There’s no word on whether that “intimate” performance … Read More

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Under The Tents: Hero Initative, Wikia, Thrilling Adventure Hour, Authors, Artists

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Comic-Con continues to creep closer, and we’ve got a fresh new edition of Under the Tents for the Memorial Day weekend. Oh, did we also mention there’s a new SDConCast this week? It makes great entertainment for a geeky holiday barbecue. Just sayin’. In today’s UTT, we have announcements from upcoming authors and artists including some of their work, updates on some … Read More

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Gam3rCon Joining Forces With Geekie Awards For SDCC 2014

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Although we already announced that Gam3rCon, the popular offsite gaming convention held during San Diego Comic-Con on July 24-27, will be returning this summer, we now know some details about what fans can expect at this year’s event. Gam3rCon announced that it is joining forces with the Geekie Awards and their team to launch another year of “affordable, family friendly convention … Read More

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San Diego Zombiewalk Seeks Crowdfunding for 2014 Event

In Offsites by Jeremy Rutz2 Comments

For years, it’s been the event planners who have been giving to attendees descending upon San Diego Comic-Con – tons of parties, celebrity appearances, swag and many memorable experiences. However, it seems as if 2014 is turning this tradition around a bit. With events losing long-time sponsors – and along with it much-needed contributions – the events themselves are now turning to … Read More

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CONTEST: Win Two Passes for A San Diego Symphony Comic-Con Weekend Concert

In Offsites by Jeremy Rutz4 Comments

What’s just as important as planning your day inside San Diego Comic-Con is planning your schedule outside of the convention. Increasingly, organizers put on so many awesome events in the businesses and venues surrounding the Convention Center each year, that it’s hard to see it all, let alone narrow down to a must-do list each night. It’s only early May, … Read More

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Under the Tents: Smaug Painting Demo, Fallen, Naruto Statue, Artists, Panels, The Realmwalker Chronicles, Gravity Falls

In Exclusives, General News, Offsites, Panel & Autograph News by The San Diego Comic-Con Unofficial Blog Staff3 Comments

We’re now in the time of year when if you look away for a minute, you might miss out on some exciting updates for July’s San Diego Comic-Con. Don’t worry though, we have you covered with a fresh “Under The Tents” full of news on panels from the Comics Arts Conference films, and Gravity Falls, as well as more exclusives, … Read More

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The Thrilling Adventure Hour, Welcome to Night Vale Joining Forces for SDCC Show

In Offsites by Kerry Dixon5 Comments

Fans of old time radio should adjust the dial and prepare for a swinging good time at SDCC. The Thrilling Adventure Hour will be returning to San Diego Comic-Con this summer with at least one performance, and it’s bringing along the atmospheric, creepy podcast show Welcome to Night Vale. The Thrilling Adventure Hour, done in the style of old time … Read More

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Prints, Tees and Info Announced For Ghostbusters 30th Art Show At SDCC

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Gallery1988, the Los Angeles-based gallery of pop-culture themed art, has announced the first details and images from its upcoming Ghostbusters 30th Anniversary Art Show, which opens this weekend in New York City. As we reported back in January, the show’s four-city tour will make its final stop at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con. Per a recent post on the gallery’s … Read More

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Conan O’Brien Broadcasting From SDCC 2015, Confirms 2015 Dates

In Offsites by Kerry Dixon5 Comments

TBS late-night show host Conan O’Brien will be bringing his talk show, CONAN, live to San Diego Comic-Con – but not until 2015. Conan will be hosting an entire week of shows, during July 8-12, 2015 (unofficially confirming the dates for next year as well), from the historic Spreckles Theatre in downtown San Diego. According to the press release from … Read More