Disney SciFi Props at the Con!

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(Via Wired) Disney’s official fan community D23 drops into Comic-Con International’s pop-cultural maelstrom for the first time this year, opening a booth filled with props and costumes from the studio’s mixed sci-fi history. That’s good news for the Tron nuts making the annual geek pilgrimage to San Diego later this month, who will get a chance to scope the original Tron … Read More

Offsite Parties and Events at the con! – 2009 (Outdated)

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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

Maps of Convention Center and Shuttle Route!

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Here are the maps of the entire convention center and the shuttle route between hotels, airports, and the convention enter. Enjoy! The Buttons to the left and right of each page let you flip the pages [issuu layout=http%3A%2F%2Fskin.issuu.com%2Fv%2Flight%2Flayout.xml showflipbtn=true documentid=090710034120-81cb754080c8451898c724e2cb6566ce docname=cci09_maps username=comic-con loadinginfotext=Comic-Con%202009%20Maps%20Package showhtmllink=true tag=shuttle width=420 height=271 unit=px]

Iron Man 2 at the Con!

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While the full Saturday, July 25, schedule of Comic Con 2009 will be released later today, it is now confirmed that the panel for “Iron Man 2” at the con will be held on the third day (Saturday). According to Coming Soon, the panel for this massivly anticipated sequel will be from 4:00 to 5:00 P.M. in Hall H. No … Read More

Masters of the Universe Exclusive Con Art Book!

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Hey MOTU Fans! Oh man, this is BIG… the design team at Mattel just announced the first book in their “Designed @ Mattel” series and it’s a MOTU art book! The book shows off the fantastic art of the MOTU brand from 1981 through current day. It’s packed with never-before-seen Mattel concept art, behind-the-scenes notes, posters, oil paintings, and a … Read More

Tekken 6 Tournament at the Con!

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(via IGN) It’s time to throw down the gauntlet as NAMCO BANDAI Games America Inc. and leading Tekken fan site, SD TEKKEN, today announced that they will host four days of TEKKEN 6 tournaments at Comic-Con International in San Diego, California. The tournaments will be held on July 23 – 26 in Room 17B at the San Diego Convention Center. … Read More

Disney Panel details!

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BURBANK, Calif. – (BUSINESS WIRE) – Animation greats Hayao Miyazaki and John Lasseter and directors Robert Zemeckis and Tim Burton will take part in their first ever Comic-Con at the San Diego Convention Center July 23-24. The filmmakers will be on hand to help Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures showcase a wide-ranging roster of upcoming films, including 3D juggernauts ALICE … Read More