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Chloe Dykstra Details Alleged Sexual, Emotional Abuse of Ex-Boyfriend – Many Speculate Chris Hardwick [UPDATE: Not Moderating WB Panels]

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[UPDATE June 20] The Wrap reports that Chris Hardwick will also not return as a moderator for this year’s Warner Bros. panel presentation, which so far we know includes Aquaman. [UPDATE June 16 #2] AMC has issued a press release stating that Chris Hardwick will not be moderating any of their panels, including the BBC America’s Doctor Who panel, until they “assess the … Read More

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Marvel Studios May Not Be in Hall H – But They’re All Over the Gaslamp With New Comic-Con Banners

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San Diego Comic-Con is just around the corner (we’re currently just 28 days away!) — and there’s no clearer sign of that fact than when the annual SDCC banners start going up around the Gaslamp and San Diego. Marvel has sponsored the banners for the last several years – promoting such properties as Thor: The Dark World, Guardians of the Galaxy, Ant-Man, Doctor Strange, … Read More

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The Mutants Are Back: ‘The Gifted’ Returns to San Diego Comic-Con 2018 [UPDATE]

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The mutants are back at San Diego Comic-Con this year. As we reported last night, Cool Sights San Diego got the first look at some exciting new trolley wraps this year for FOX’s The Gifted. The presence of a trolley wrap is typically a good bet that a panel will be taking place as well during the convention, but actress Natalie Alyn … Read More

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Exhibitor List for San Diego Comic-Con 2018 Revealed

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San Diego Comic-Con will be here before we know it, and one of the biggest pieces of the puzzle that is the pop culture phenomenon has been unveiled by Comic-Con International. The list of Exhibitors, members of the Small Press and Artist’s Alley sections, as well as the Fan Tables sections, have all been revealed on CCI’s site. The map is also … Read More

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Castle Rock Set for San Diego Comic-Con Panel, Offsite, More

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As we previously reported, Hulu’s Castle Rock is going to have a huge presence at San Diego Comic-Con this year. The upcoming JJ Abrams-produced series, which covers the beloved stories from Stephen King’s massive canon of work, premieres on July 25 — but according to Deadline, attendees will be treated to a screening a few days early. The panel — which is … Read More

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Report: Sony, Paramount, Universal, Fox, Others Likely Holding Hall H Panels

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Our good friend Germain Lussier dropped a lot of Hall H news on our podcast last week — but since then, he’s done even more digging into what just might be appearing in Hall H next month. He’s written up a very handy article on io9, but we’ll break it down for you here as well. The biggest news, just … Read More

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Under the Tents: Katie Cook, The Tick, Lucifer, Battlepug, Diamond Comic Distributors

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This is not a drill, folks. We have less than a month (29 days, to be exact!) until Preview Night. This edition of Under the Tents has more great news to help you prepare for this year’s SDCC, including an amazing Mr. Rogers print from Katie Cook, an exclusive for The Tick, news on Battlepug, and more. If that’s not enough, tune … Read More

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Hallmark San Diego Comic-Con 2018 Exclusives [UPDATE]

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It’s Christmas in July as Hallmark returns to San Diego Comic-Con for another busy year. Hallmark’s Keepsake Ornaments have become a big part of the Comic-Con market and Hallmark has consistently delivered some of the most popular items of the show. While Hallmark promises there are “more exclusives coming soon”, PopMinded by Hallmark did reveal several PXL8 enamel pins, which … Read More

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Harbor Drive Closing to Traffic During San Diego Comic-Con, Other Security Changes Announced

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The San Diego Convention Center, the City of San Diego, and the Port of San Diego announced this morning several new changes relating to traffic and attendee access/security during San Diego Comic-Con this year. New this year, Harbor Drive will be closed to vehicle traffic (including bikes, scooters, and skateboards) between First Avenue and Park Boulevard during Comic-Con during the … Read More

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Netflix Returns: Marvel’s ‘Iron Fest’ Set for Comic-Con 2018, Possible Others

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As we’ve been saying since Kevin Feige announced that Marvel Studios won’t be holding their usual Hall H panel for the film side of Marvel – that certainly doesn’t mean there won’t be any Marvel presence at San Diego Comic-Con this year. We had already been hearing that Netflix’s Marvel’s Iron Fist would be heading to San Diego Comic-Con this year, … Read More