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Under the Tents: Factory Entertainment, Image Comics, DC Cosplayer Photoshoot, Del Rey, Dan Veesenmeyer

In Exclusives, Features, General News by Andy WagnerLeave a Comment

The floodgates are open. Returning Registration (formerly Preregistration) is soon upon us, and more artists/exhibitors are announcing their presence at SDCC. Are you ready for Saturday? Check out our Returning Registration Visual Guide to make sure you are. In the meantime, you can mark more items on your Comic-Con calendar. Here’s a look at the news you might have missed: … Read More

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How Does Disney’s D23 Expo Measure Up to San Diego Comic-Con?

In Guides, Other Conventions by Shawn Marshall4 Comments

[Editor’s Note: For many of our readers, San Diego Comic-Con is the only convention they attend each year. But interest and popularity is increasing within the convention scene, so we wanted to take a look at how the other big cons stack up against SDCC. This week, Shawn takes a look at Disney’s ‪‎D23‬ convention, which was held in Anaheim (the … Read More

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The D23 Expo Effect: Where does Star Wars and Marvel fit into SDCC 2013?

In Editorials/Opinions, Other Conventions, Panel & Autograph News by Shawn Marshall11 Comments

Several events over the last week have heightened speculation that there will be a smaller footprint of Marvel and Star Wars at San Diego Comic-Con this year. Because of 2011, there will always be concern over the presence of Disney properties at SDCC during a D23 Expo year. Simple economics would seem to indicate that it is unwise of Disney … Read More

Food Trucks Reveal Disney and Warner Bros. Offsite Surprises

In General News, Offsites by Jeremy RutzLeave a Comment

Yesterday, foodies at the con rejoiced at the news the San Diego food trucks would be out in full force during the con. The website sdfoodtrucks.com gave the specifics on what cuisine we can expect to be present and where the trucks would be located. Does “Chop Sooey, Patty Melt, Super Q, Asian Persuasion, Two For The Road, Devilicious, SD … Read More

BOOM! Studios Announces Line-Up of Guests and SDCC Exclusives

In Exclusives by Jeremy RutzLeave a Comment

Okay, let us get all sentimental for a second. Comic-Con isn’t just big Hollywood events. it’s about comics, too – let’s not forget that. And Comic-Con has lots of comic publishers and creators, from the mega-popular to the ultra-obscure. Somewhere in the middle is one of my favorite comic book companies, BOOM! Studios. Being a father, BOOM!’s kids line of … Read More

Friday Wrap-Up w/ Photo Link!

In Features, Panel & Autograph News by Zack YoungLeave a Comment

Friday was another great day at the con. Though not as busy as other days there was still a lot of fun stuff. Check out the details here: (Check out all my photos at http://s938.photobucket.com/albums/ad225/SDCC_Blog/ ) 1. Warner Brothers Pictures -Where the Wild Things Are – This was really a great panel. The kid who plays max was there and … Read More

Thurday Wrapup w/ Picture Link!

In Features, Panel & Autograph News by Zack YoungLeave a Comment

Thursday got the con kicked off to a great start! Heres the details: Photos: Check out all my photos at http://s938.photobucket.com/albums/ad225/SDCC_Blog/ Panel Highlights: 1. Disney: -Tron Legacy – New title revealed, pre-production pics (see them on photo link), cool new test footage, test footage from last year in 3D, 2D scene from movie shown. Daft Punk doing scoring. Test footage … Read More

Disney SciFi Props at the Con!

In Exclusives by Zack YoungLeave a Comment

(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

Disney Panel details!

In Panel & Autograph News by Zack Young1 Comment

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