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The Smoking Gun Comments on Since-Deleted “Geeks Be Gone” Post-SDCC Event

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In a since-deleted Facebook event, local Gaslamp bar The Smoking Gun had originally planed a “Geeks Be Gone!” event for their location on Monday, July 23. The event description for the “1st Annual Geeks Be Gone!” event promised a party for the “Party People” to “Reclaim the Gaslamp” after “the biggest Geeks & Nerds” took over the Gaslamp Quarter the … Read More

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Super7 San Diego Comic-Con 2018 Exclusives for Booth and Pop-Ups [UPDATE July 12 – #2]

In Exclusives, Offsites by Kerry Dixon1 Comment

Toymakers Super7 is returning to San Diego Comic-Con and they’re bringing some Masters of the Universe (and a lot of other goodies) with them. You can find Super7 on the exhibit floor at Booth #4945, as well as at their two Pop-Up Shops at the retail location. Super7 will transform into Hordak’s Lair on Wednesday, July 18 (9PM – 12AM) – Thursday, … Read More

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Loot Crate Unveils San Diego Comic-Con 2018 Exclusives

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Loot Crate is a worldwide leader in fan-commerce whose mission is to unite the world through the shared celebration of fandom. For those unfamiliar with Loot Crate, the subscription box service sends out monthly boxes built around a theme. You don’t know what will be in the box until it arrives – but you know it will be awesome. You can find … Read More

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The San Diego Convention Center Will Dish Up Comic-Con Chocolate, Other Tasty Treats for Attendees

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San Diego is definitely not lacking in terms of restaurants to grab a bite to eat at – but during San Diego Comic-Con next week, often, you just want a quick snack to hold you over throughout the day. And the San Diego Convention Center is here to help, with some awesome offerings that have some fun with the theme. … Read More

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Xbox Unlocks San Diego Comic-Con 2018 Exclusives

In Exclusives by Kerry Dixon2 Comments

Xbox is heading back to San Diego Comic-Con, at Booth #100. They’ll have San Diego Comic-Con exclusives for Fallout 76, Gears of War, Sea of Thieves, and more – as well as debut items. Here’s a look at the items they’ll be bringing: SDCC Exclusive Items Xbox White Sphere Tee Designed in collaboration with Meta Threads for Xbox Official Gear. 100% … Read More

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GeekShot Exclusive Photo Series Vol. 5 (Week 5.4)

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Welcome to the GeekShot Photo Exclusive Series. This will be a regularly recurring post featuring cool, interesting, or just plain awesome moments we have captured during San Diego Comic-Con and WonderCon over the years. Each post will include a photo by Beth or James of GeekShot Photography. We may include a short story about the photo, but sometimes we’ll just let the … Read More

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Square Enix Bringing ‘Kingdom Hearts III’, ‘Dragon Quest XI’, More to San Diego Comic-Con 2018

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With giant banners up in the Gaslamp now, you had to know that Square Enix would be bringing their A-game to San Diego Comic-Con this year. And indeed they are – with game demos of Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age and Kingdom Hearts III ahead of their releases, as well as current games. Stop by Booth #3829 all week to play. … Read More

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Facebook Watch Series ‘Sacred Lies’ Escape Room/VR Experience Coming to Comic-Con [UPDATE]

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While we’re still waiting for the full line-up at The Experience at Comic-Con (formerly the Petco Interactive Zone), it looks like there’s one event you can add: Sacred Lies, a new half-hour drama coming to Facebook Watch on July 27, will have an Escape Room at the convention. In the series, Minnow Bly has survived the woods, a brutal cult leader, … Read More