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Ender’s Game Panel Confirmed for SDCC; Spidey Too?

In Panel & Autograph News by Jeremy Rutz5 Comments

Earlier today, writer/producer Roberto Orci spilled the beans via Twitter on a big panel confirmation, and gave hope for two other projects we’re definitely interested in seeing at SDCC this year. Orci is one of Hollywood’s most prolific writers and producers and has been a mainstay at Comic-Con, having been involved in several blockbuster film (Star Trek, Cowboys & Aliens) … Read More

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Getting Ready For SDCC: Four Months And Counting…

In Badge/Hotel News, Editorials/Opinions, Guides by Tony B Kim3 Comments

If you were fortunate enough to survive gauntlet of the recent badge sales and the hotel lottery, then let me be the first to say for all your bleeding, you deserve a Purple Heart. There have been more references comparing it to The Hunger Games then a Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show. Unfortunately, there is no rest for the weary. As … Read More

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Hulu’s “The Awesomes” Premiering at Comic-Con

In Panel & Autograph News by Kim Twombly3 Comments

At a PaleyFest panel this past weekend, sponsor Hulu announced that they will be premiering their new original animated series The Awesomes at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con. The Awesomes packs quite a punch in the talent department. Created by Saturday Night Live‘s Seth Meyers, the show will also include the voices of fellow SNL vets Kenan Thompson, Bill Hader … Read More

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SDCC and “The Art of War”: A 40+ Page Survival Guide

In General News, Guides by Jeremy Rutz3 Comments

Lurking around the internet for the latest Comic-Con scoops definitely has its highs and its lows. Sometimes we come up empty-handed, and sometimes, like what we’re about to show you, we strike pure gold. Of all the places we go on the internet, it’s strange to say reddit is anything but calm. Yet as far as SDCC communities go, the comiccon subreddit … Read More

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Art Directors Guild Panels Confirmed for SDCC 2013, Includes Captain America 2 Artist

In General News, Panel & Autograph News by Jeremy RutzLeave a Comment

It’s barely March, yet we’re already seeing some early panel confirmations for this year’s San Diego Comic-Con. The Art Directors Guild website was updated today with news that the Production Designers’ and Illustrators’ panels will return to SDCC this year: The ADG at Comic-Con 2013 is a go and the Guild’s Comic-Con Committee is going into overdrive planning our seventh … Read More

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Hotelpocalypse: The Day SDCC Hotel Reservations Died [Update 5: Big AM Update]

In Badge/Hotel News by Jeremy Rutz39 Comments

We declare February 28, 2013 “H-Day”. That’s the day many of you received your SDCC hotel reservation confirmation emails. And unfortunately we’re seeing more than we’d like who were completely shut out of a hotel room. We’re honestly surprised at the number of people who didn’t get any of their six choices, nor their waitlist selection. Could it be the … Read More

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SDCC Resale for Cancelled/Returned Badges Not Before May 15? [UPDATED]

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

For those who weren’t able to purchase a badge to this year’s San Diego Comic-Con during the online sale a couple of weeks back, we have some information that might turn that frown upside-down. Note that this information is unconfirmed, but is based on information pieced together from various sources. Although CCI was updating people in the waiting room on … Read More

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SDCC Hotel Reservations: So That Happened…

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One of the last big events for attendees of this year’s San Diego Comic-Con – hotel reservations for the block of SDCC rooms – came and went this morning, with nary a hitch. This was expected, because of all the systems SDCC attendees have to endure throughout the year, Travel Planners’ website has proved itself to be very stable in … Read More