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Comic Conference for Educators and Librarians Returns to San Diego Comic-Con 2018

In Panel & Autograph News by Kim Twombly1 Comment

San Diego Comic-Con is about so much more than just movies and television. For the 3rd year, the San Diego Public Library and Comic-Con International come together for the “Comic Conference for Educators and Librarians” (CCEL), a series of panels held at the Downtown Central Library. The CCEL panels span all five days of SDCC and are free to attend … Read More

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w00tstock Not Happening for San Diego Comic-Con 2018

In Offsites by Kerry DixonLeave a Comment

Over the last seven years, w00tstock has become something of a San Diego Comic-Con tradition for many – but sadly, the variety show (hosted/created by Wil Wheaton, Adam Savage, and Paul and Storm) won’t be returning to San Diego Comic-Con this year. Musical comedy duo Paul and Storm announced today that “due to scheduling/availability issues, there will not be a w00tstock … Read More

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Under the Tents: NECA, Patrick Ballesteros, Magic Wheelchair, Upper Deck, J. Scott Campbell

In Exclusives, General News, Panel & Autograph News by Andy WagnerLeave a Comment

We hope you like being teased, because this edition of Under the Tents is full of teasers from Patrick Ballesteros, Upper Deck, Aaron Lopresti, and more. We’re more than just teasers, though, with great announcements from NECA, J. Scott Campbell, and Mark Brooks, just to name a few. Here’s a look at what you might have missed: Someone has it … Read More

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Under the Tents: Wynonna Earp, Blood Drive, Alex Pardee, Bud Plant’s Art Books, Stabbity Bunny

In General News by Andy WagnerLeave a Comment

Happy (belated) Mother’s Day to all you Comic-Con moms and mother figures! We have a “mother” of a UTT for you that includes great SDCC news on some Wynonna Earp merch, how you can participate in the blood drive (and get a cool shirt!), the loss of an exhibit floor mainstay, and word from Alex Pardee and Stabbity Bunny – and that’s just the … Read More

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Eleventh and Final (?) Wave of Guests for San Diego Comic-Con 2018 Revealed

In General News by Andy WagnerLeave a Comment

This is it. Comic-Con has released their eleventh and final (?) wave of guests for this year’s SDCC. Is it really the last? Probably not. Typically, there are a few last-minute guests who pop into the schedule. From the Toucan Blog, here’s the “final” list of Special Guests headed to SDCC 2018: Yoshitaka Amano • Illustrator, designer, Sandman: The Dream Hunter, Vampire Hunter … Read More

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EXCLUSIVE: Patrick Ballesteros Celebrates Mama ‘Coco’ with San Diego Comic-Con Exclusive Print

In Exclusives by Kerry Dixon2 Comments

Nothing’s more important than family – and artist Patrick Ballesteros is all about helping you remember that with his first San Diego Comic-Con exclusive, as you get ready to celebrate your own Mamas this weekend. Ballesteros is all about celebrating your inner child – with kid-ified takes on everything from retro classics like Indiana Jones and 16 Candles, to more … Read More

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Attendee of the Week: Hector Flores

In Features by Kara DupreeLeave a Comment

Every week from now until San Diego Comic-Con, we’re celebrating you: our readers! So let’s meet this week’s Attendee of the week: Hector Flores @HECTORFLORESMIR   Where are you traveling from? North San Diego County How many years have you been attending? 10 including this year. What was your favorite panel and why? 2010. It was one of the smaller … Read More