When news hit that Jon Favreau would be staging a big premiere of his upcoming summer blockbuster Cowboys & Aliens at Comic-Con, we reported that a big event was looking at using PETCO Park the Thursday during the con, per a tweet [since deleted] from Latino Review’s Elmayimbe. It was later confirmed that the premiere was going to be held … Read More
I’ll be starting the Offsite Events 2011 page in early June, but I wanted to give everyone a heads up now about tickets to one of the most popular events. w00tstock is a geeky variety show that’s hosted by comedians Paul and Storm, Mythbusters co-host Adam Savage, and overall SDCC idol Wil Wheaton. Each event features various comedians, actors, singers, … Read More
SDCC Blog reader Zach Marcus sent in these reviews of the Scott Pilgrim Experience, Xbox Room at the Hard Rock Hotel, and Flynn’s Arcade. I thought I’d pass them along as I don’t think I’ll be able to visit all of these.
Everyone at the Scott Pilgrim panel today got a huge surprise when Edgar Wright announced on stage that a portion of the audience will get to see the completed version of the film a mere hour from when the panel ended. Read on for what went down.
I was going to review the experience of riding in Black Beauty (the Green Hornet car), but unfortunately I was unable to. When I arrived at the designated spot the employees said they couldn’t drive the car after dark because of its green headlights. Thus, I was stuck in the garage and couldn’t ride the car. Still, the garage was … Read More
Attendees looking for a bit of excitement can head over to the Candy Factory at Petco’s Park at the Park where they will be able to take a ride in Black Beauty, the car unveiled at SDCC last year and pictured above. Read on for the details!
Well, So Diego Tours has you covered with there Comic Crawl! It’s a pub/bar crawl this Thursday from 7-10pm in the Gaslamp district of San Diego. Participants buy wristbands for $20 and this gets them two free drinks, bites, and happy hour prices. Read on for more details!
After completing the last additions to the Offsite Events list, I did the final update to the exportable Calender version. This means that anyone who previously downloaded it will want to do it again now. Also, if there are any events that pop up during the con, I will tweet or do a small post about them but won’t add … Read More
As you may have noticed, the Offsite Events Tab at the top of the page now has two more viewing options that drop down when you put your mouse over it. You can click the normal tab and it will take you to the big list with all the details and links for each event, but if you click the … Read More
Update: Huge Off-Site Author Event at BORDERS (Gaslamp district): 7/25 at 8pm! Panel and Book Signing: Pat Rothfuss, Rob Thurman, Kat Richardson, Tom Sniegoski, Amber Benson, Seanan McGuire, Jeanne Stein The examiner has put together a list of all the parties and offsite events going on during the con! Check it out: By Cynthia Adkins Tuesday 7/21 8PM-11PM Comic-Con PreParty … Read More