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Creative Professional Badges Guaranteed for San Diego Comic-Con 2015 [UPDATE: Sale To Take Place February 27]

In Badge/Hotel News by Kerry Dixon13 Comments

If you’re a Creative Professional hoping to attend San Diego Comic-Con this year, your week just got a whole lot less stressful. After some big changes this year for Professionals – including the introduction of the EPIC Registration Waiting Room that the general attendees have been using for the last two years – and moving the sale to after Open … Read More

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What Are The Odds Of Getting A San Diego Comic-Con Badge?

In Badge/Hotel News, Guides by Kerry Dixon61 Comments

Unfortunately, every year in Open Registration, people walk away empty-handed. Why? It’s not lack of planning. The real problem is very simple: There is much more demand for badges at Comic-Con than there are available badges. One of the questions that we get asked around badge sale time, time and again, is what are the odds of being able to … Read More

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San Diego Comic-Con 2015 Open Registration Recap: The Day The Member ID Site Crashed

In Badge/Hotel News by Kerry Dixon37 Comments

For better or worse, several thousand Comic-Con attendees have their badges for 2015 — and several thousand more don’t yet. Open Registration — the second, and likely last, major badge sale for the biggest pop culture event this side of the Atlantic — took place this morning. So just how did the sale go over? The Waiting Room Just like … Read More

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San Diego Comic-Con 2015 Open Registration Visual Guide & Tips [Update]

In Badge/Hotel News by Kerry Dixon67 Comments

Comic-Con International announced today that Open Registration for San Diego Comic-Con 2015 will take place next Saturday, February 21, at 9AM PT. Are you prepared? Just in case you’re not, we’ve put together a guide and tips on making sure you are ready for this weekend. You can also join us, whether you’re buying a badge or just wanting to … Read More

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Creative Professional Registration for SDCC 2015 To Take Place After Open Registration, CCI Offers Clarification

In Badge/Hotel News by Kerry Dixon4 Comments

There’s been a lot of concern from Professional attendees, following the announcement that Open Registration will take place this Saturday, February 21. Typically, Professional Registration takes place before Open Registration – but that isn’t the case this year. Add on top of that that Creative Professionals (and likely Trade) have to use EPIC Registration’s Waiting Room for the first this … Read More

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San Diego Comic-Con 2015 Online Open Registration Tips: Get Prepared Now

In Badge/Hotel News, Guides by Lisa McDowellLeave a Comment

It seems many of us start waiting for word of San Diego Comic-Con badge sales from the moment the previous year’s con closes those hallowed San Diego Convention Center doors.  Now the wait is finally over. After what seemed like several grueling months of waiting for any hint of a date from Comic-Con International, we have finally received the official … Read More

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San Diego Comic-Con 2015 Open Registration Set For February 21

In Badge/Hotel News by The San Diego Comic-Con Unofficial Blog Staff33 Comments

Fans of San Diego Comic-Con have been very patient this year, but we can all breathe a sigh of relief, because for better or worse, the process of finding out if you’ll get to attend the biggest, best pop culture convention has almost come to an end. Comic-Con International just announced that Open Registration badge sales will be taking place … Read More

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Volunteer Registration All Full for San Diego Comic-Con 2015

In Badge/Hotel News by Kerry Dixon3 Comments

For those hoping to experience San Diego Comic-Con as a volunteer, we have some bad news for you: All spots are taken. Following last month’s Priority Volunteer Registration (for those who had volunteered in previous years or who were pre-approved), today marked the Volunteer Registration for first timers who had signed up on the Interest List. Unlike with Priority Volunteer … Read More

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Volunteer Interest List for San Diego Comic-Con 2015 Now Open

In Badge/Hotel News by Kerry Dixon4 Comments

Is it your dream to hand out badges to the thousands of San Diego Comic-Con attendees, or to yell “Walk, don’t run!” to someone entering Hall H and have it mean something? Well, today might just be your lucky day – because the volunteer interest list for San Diego Comic-Con 2015 is now officially open. You can sign up now, … Read More

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San Diego Comic-Con 2015 Preregistration Recap: Faster Than Ever

In Badge/Hotel News by Kerry Dixon37 Comments

For better or worse, several thousand Comic-Con attendees have their badges for 2015 — and several thousand more don’t yet. Preregistration for San Diego Comic-Con 2015 (the sale that’s only available to those general attendees who attended in 2014 and who validated their badge in time) took place this morning, in a sale that mimicked last year’s new system, but … Read More