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‘Lone Wolf and Cub’ Creator Kazuo Koike Signing at SDCC

In Exclusives, Panel & Autograph News by Jeremy Rutz3 Comments

Big news for manga fans, and quite frankly for all comics fans. Dark Horse has announced it will be bringing Legendary manga writer and Eisner Hall of Fame inductee Kazuo Koike, creator of the classic series Lone Wolf and Cub, Lady Snowblood and Crying Freeman, to Comic-Con for a signing at its booth. Koike will be signing at the Dark … Read More

Video Guide to Swag (Freebies) at San Diego Comic-Con

In Exclusives by Shawn Marshall5 Comments

Each year San Diego Comic-Con (SDCC) attendees salivate over the newest WB bags at registration. Part of the excitement is the cool designs. Another part is getting this first piece of free swag in hand. And an even greater part of the joy is the idea of filling the bag up with all the free goodies that are to come. SDCC … Read More

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‘Escape Plan’ Screening During SDCC

In General News, Offsites by Kerry Dixon4 Comments

Summit Entertainment may not be bringing their Arnold Schwarzenegger and Sylvester Stallone film Escape Plan as part of their Thursday lineup of panels, the action stars and their film will still have a big presence at this year’s San Diego Comic Con. Movies.com has learned that there will be a special screening of the upcoming film (released nationally on October … Read More

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Under the Tents Early Edition: Pass Giveaway, Haven, Ender’s World, Her Universe, Power Rangers, Emily Deschanel

In Badge/Hotel News, Exclusives, General News by Jeremy Rutz2 Comments

We’ve started a new, quasi-regular column on the Blog titled “Under The Tents”. The title is symbolic, as it’s representative of the times we all line up under the tents waiting for those big moments to happen inside Hall H or Ballroom 20. You can read yesterday’s Late Edition here. Here’s the rest of the stuff you might have missed for today: … Read More

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SDConCast – Breaking Down The Schedule 2013 – Saturday and Sunday

In Podcast by Jeremy Rutz3 Comments

If you missed the live video broadcast on Sunday night, you can now download and listen to the audio feed. Jeremy, James and Kerry go through the big rooms for the Saturday and Sunday announced schedules and let you know which panels you’ll need to line up early for, as well as our sleeper picks that you might have otherwise missed. … Read More

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Mimoco Announces 2013 SDCC Excusives [UPDATE July 9]

In Exclusives by Jeremy Rutz3 Comments

Mimoco, makers of the collectible Mimobot USB drive, has announced its first San Diego Comic-Con exclusives for 2013. It will be announcing new exclusives each week from now through SDCC. With that, we’ve started a master post for its exclusives and will update as they are announced. A portion of these will be made available for pre-order prior to SDCC … Read More

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Win One of THREE Passes to San Diego Comic-Con 2013! [UPDATE Contest Closed]

In Badge/Hotel News, General News by Jeremy Rutz10 Comments

[UPDATE] The contest is now closed. We will be announcing the winners via the Rafflecopter widget below. Thanks everyone for entering! Would you like to go to San Diego Comic-Con next week but weren’t able to get a ticket? Well, like always, The San Diego Comic-Con Unofficial Blog (that’s us) is here to help. Enter below to win one of … Read More

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Under The Tents Late Edition: Rubik’s Cube, Walking Dead Escape, Trek Nation, Street Fighter, Mega Man, S.H.I.E.L.D., Sean Astin, Broken Yolk

In Exclusives by Jeremy Rutz2 Comments

We’ve started a new, quasi-regular column on the Blog titled “Under The Tents”. The title is symbolic, as it’s representative of the times we all line up under the tents waiting for those big moments to happen inside Hall H or Ballroom 20. You can read today’s Early Edition here. Here’s the rest of the stuff you might have missed for … Read More

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What to Expect from the New Marvel Shop Booth at Comic-Con

In Editorials/Opinions, Exclusives, Guides by Shawn Marshall1 Comment

One of the most anticipated additions to the San Diego Comic-Con (SDCC) exhibit hall is the new Marvel shop included in their booth at #2329. For years DC has worked with Graphitti Designs to offer exclusive SDCC items to attendees, and although Marvel has had a strong presence of items at licensed booths like Hasbro or Gentle Giant, they have … Read More

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Shout! Factory Announces SDCC 2013 Events

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Shout! Factory, the popular Blu-ray and DVD label, has announced its event schedule for Comic-Con 2013. Some of the cool highlights include a free Power Rangers 10th Anniversary tote bag, a Power Rangers interactive photo booth, The Aquabats! and Adrienne Barbeau signing events, screenings of Captain America (1990) and Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Movie, several exclusives and and more. … Read More