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Video: Searching the Gaslamp for the Best in SDCC Offsite Events

In General News, Guides, Offsites by Shawn MarshallLeave a Comment

As anyone that has attended San Diego Comic-Con in the last few years knows, the con has taken over the Gaslamp and become much more than a simple convention confined to the limits of the convention center walls. Each year SDCC’s grasp seems to grow larger and it leaves soon-to-be-attendees frantic with speculation as to where the next big offsite … Read More

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SDConCast – 05-10-2013 – Let It Happen Organically…

In Offsites, Podcast by Jeremy Rutz1 Comment

The SDConCast is back for another season of news, interviews and tips! This year we kick off the new season of the podcast with a new guest host, Shawn Marshall, joining last year’s crew of Jeremy, James and Kim. We talk about the big SDCC events so far, a recap of Wondercon, an interview with Liam Brenner, Executive Producer of … Read More

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Enchantment Under The SDCC Reader Party – Wednesday July 17 8PM

In General News, Offsites by Jeremy RutzLeave a Comment

We’re proud to announce SDCCBlog and OutsideComicCon‘s Enchantment Under The SDCC reader party on July 17 at 8PM, sponsored by Warner Archive and Vita Coco, and featuring Toddland! Come meet the San Diego-Comic-Con Unofficial Blog team, OutsideComicCon and fellow readers to discuss tips, tricks and other geeky things on the eve of the con, get some great swag, a chance to win some great prizes and pick up some sweet merchandise.

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More Captain America News Surfaces for SDCC 2013 [UPDATED]

In General News, Offsites, Panel & Autograph News by Jeremy Rutz1 Comment

In an interview with Australian entertainment website The Age, actress Hayley Atwell was asked about her involvement in next year’s Marvel sequel Captain America: The Winter Soldier. Atwell, if you recall, played Steve Rogers’ love interest Peggy Carter in the 2011’s Captain America: The First Avenger, as they battled Hydra through Europe during World War II. Atwell seems to indicate … Read More

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‘Course of the Force’ Star Wars Relay To Start At Skywalker Ranch in 2013

In General News, Offsites by Kim TwomblyLeave a Comment

As we previously reported, rumor had it that the Course of the Force relay race would be extending their run to a San Francisco start. Coinciding with a Late Night with Jimmy Fallon appearance by Chris Hardwick (@nerdist), the Course of the Force web site made the official announcement that the race will be starting at the famed Skywalker Ranch in Marin on July … Read More

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NBC Universal’s “Dracula” To Take A Bite Out Of SDCC 2013?

In Offsites, Panel & Autograph News by Jeremy Rutz3 Comments

Comic-Con is becoming a year-round affair, judging from the early news we’ve been covering as of late. This time, it’s regarding the upcoming NBC Universal series Dracula, straight from showrunner and head writer Daniel Knauf (Carnivale). Yesterday, Knauf took to Twitter to unveil the cast of the upcoming fall series, which received a 10-episode order by the network last year. … Read More

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San Diego Comic-Con 2012: The Biggest Disappointments

In General News, Offsites, Panel & Autograph News by Jeremy Rutz32 Comments

We feel this year’s SDCC set the high-water mark for cons to come. There were so many improvements over last year – Hollywood’s big return to Comic-Con, better schedule balance between Hall H and Ballroom 20, better offsite events, no huge preregistration lines to deal with. And that’s just to name a few reasons. But there’s always room for improvement, … Read More

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SDCC 2012: Our Top Five Favorite Moments

In General News, nerd hq, Offsites, Panel & Autograph News by Jeremy Rutz11 Comments

This year’s SDCC will undoubtedly go down as one of the best years ever for the con. Farewells, reunions, surprise announcements and reveals, and returning offsite events were aplenty throughout the four days. Saying that, it was difficult to narrow down to the top five, let alone actually getting in line early enough to score a seat at some of … Read More