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Open Registration for San Diego Comic-Con 2019 Set for November 10

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Is Comic-Con International giving you a trick or a treat this year? You’ll find out soon enough, as CCI just confirmed that Open Registration for San Diego Comic-Con 2019 will take place on Saturday, November 10. Yes, for those looking to score San Diego Comic-Con 2019 badges, November 10 will be your (mostly) final chance to score entry into the … Read More

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San Diego Comic-Con 2019 Returning Registration Recap: Trick or Treat

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For better or worse, several thousand Comic-Con attendees have their badges for 2018 — and several thousand more don’t yet. Returning Registration for San Diego Comic-Con 2019 — the badge sale for eligible returning general attendees — took place this morning, on a cold October morning, and offered both tricks and treats to Comic-Con attendee-hopefuls. The process included use of the … Read More

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San Diego Comic-Con Returning Registration 2019 Visual Guide

In Badge/Hotel News, Guides by Kerry DixonLeave a Comment

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. It was — well, we don’t really know, because Returning Registration hasn’t happened yet. But it will be happening soon on Saturday, October 13 at 9AM PT, and that means that for better or worse, you’ll know soon whether you’re attending the pop culture juggernaut next year. The good news … Read More

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San Diego Comic-Con 2019 Returning Registration Date Set

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Are you going to San Diego Comic-Con 2019? For almost all of you, you probably can’t definitely answer that question – yet. But that’s all about to change, as Comic-Con International has revealed that Returning Registration for San Diego Comic-Con 2018 — the online badge sale in which general attendees who attended in 2018 get a first shot at scoring a golden ticket, formerly known … Read More

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Volunteer Interest List for San Diego Comic-Con 2019 Opens September 20

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We hope everyone is enjoying their SDCC off-season. However, it might be time for us to awaken from our Odinsleep — at least temporarily — especially now that we have the first news for volunteers. If you’ve been dreaming of being one of the most integral parts of San Diego Comic-Con – or if you simply want to yell “Walk, … Read More

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Your Complete Guide to San Diego Comic-Con 2018

In Badge/Hotel News, Exclusives, Features, Guides, Offsites, Panel & Autograph News by Kerry DixonLeave a Comment

For those ready to ascend into the craziness that is San Diego Comic-Con, we have you covered. Everything you need to prepare yourselves can be found in the bullet points below. Download the Comic-Con International Quick Guide for 28 pages of maps, exhibitors, restaurants and more information, all in one tidy PDF! We’ll be tweeting line queues and panel news … Read More

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Comic-Con International Implementing Changes for Professional Badge-Holders for 2019

In Badge/Hotel News by Kerry Dixon1 Comment

There are a plethora of various badge types at San Diego Comic-Con each year — but in 2019, it looks like there will be one less. New for 2019, Comic-Con International announced that they will effectively be dissolving the individual categories of “Creative Professional” and “Trade Professional”, and instead creating a new category where those individuals are simply “Professionals”. More … Read More

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What’s in the Box? Unboxing the SDCC 2018 Badge

In Features, Guides by Andy WagnerLeave a Comment

It feels like Christmas in June when that plain manila envelope arrives in our respective mailboxes. CCI even surprised a few lucky attendees this year who received their badge before the email letting them know it shipped. Fortunately, we can now answer the question as to when badges are shipping with more than just, “Soon.” If you haven’t gotten your … Read More

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

In Badge/Hotel News, Features by Kerry Dixon1 Comment

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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San Diego Comic-Con Badges Are Finally Shipping — In This New Box [UPDATED June 16]

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When will badges be shipped? [UPDATE June 16] Badges are shipping! It looks like some went out earlier this week and have started to arrive. As expected, the badge image is from The Walking Dead as it has been every year the RFID badges have been used. Thanks to Steven DeNicola for showing us the inside of the box, which … Read More