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Discount Code for SDCC and WonderCon Travelers From Uber

Whether you’re a local or traveling from far-away continents, we know that getting around San Diego Comic-Con and WonderCon can be stressful (and a financial drain). We’re always looking for ways to help you, our readers — which is why we’re excited to announce that we’re once again teaming up with the lovely folks at Uber to give you a ... Read More »

WonderCon Moving to Online Lottery System for Select Autographs – And What It Might Mean for San Diego Comic-Con

Hold on to your butts. We’ve been hearing rumors for awhile that Comic-Con International was looking into moving to an online-lottery system for select autograph sessions – and that’s exactly what’s happening, at least for WonderCon 2018. Gone are the days where you’ll need to line up at an insane hour to score an autograph with your favorite stars of ... Read More »

Proceed with Caution: Comic-Con Attendees Experience Highs and Lows of Using Airbnb for Convention Lodging

Hotelpocalypse. The word alone strikes fear in the hearts of many San Diego Comic-Con attendees, as there simply aren’t enough downtown hotels to lodge the 130,000+ attendees who descend upon the Gaslamp Quarter and surrounding areas every July. Obviously, not everyone attending the convention needs a hotel or even wants to stay downtown – but with only 11,000 or so ... Read More »

(Probably) Final Special Guest for WonderCon 2018 Revealed

WonderCon is a mere 37 (37!) days away (not that we’re counting). Last month when Comic-Con International announced its “final” wave of guests, we figured there might be one or two more before all is said and done. It looks like we were right to trust that hunch. Today, Comic-Con International announced one more (probably) final special guest for WonderCon ... Read More »

Under the Tents: Padres Comic-Con Night, Zombie Walk, Black Lightning, Mouse Guard, Souvenir Book, Convention Center Chocolate, Beefypoo

We’re slowly waking up from our Odin sleep – which means that as we creep closer to San Diego Comic-Con 2018 (only 168 more days to go!), the news will also slowly begin to pick up. Today, we’ve got an Under the Tents that’s jam-packed with all kinds of news, including exhibitor confirmations, how to score SDCC exclusive merch in ... Read More »

Open Registration for San Diego Comic-Con 2018 Set for December 9

You’ll be decking the halls with Comic-Con badges this holiday season, as Comic-Con International has just confirmed that the fourth (and please, CCI, let it be the final one) badge sale for the year will be taking place on Saturday, December 9. Yes, for those looking to score San Diego Comic-Con 2018 badges, December 9 will be your (mostly) final ... Read More »

Third Wave of Special Guests for WonderCon 2018 Revealed

Comic-Con International just keeps the announcements coming. While we’re still waiting for official dates for Open Registration, we have our third wave of guests announced for WonderCon Anaheim 2018. The third wave of special guests for next year’s con, which will be held on March 23-25 have been revealed. From the Toucan Blog, attendees to WonderCon 2018 can look forward ... Read More »

Things to do Now to Get Prepped for SDCC 2018 Open Registration

Unlike 2017, San Diego Comic-Con 2018 appears to be moving forward with lightning speed. Thus far we have seen San Diego Comic-Con 2018 Returning Registration come and go, and Early Bird Hotel sale for 2018 are already open for reservations. It’s as if Comic-Con International is on a roll this season and they don’t expect to slow down anytime soon. If you ... Read More »

San Diego Comic-Con Post-Returning Registration 2018 FAQ: Your Questions Answered

For better or worse, we survived San Diego Comic-Con 2018 Returning Registration, which is no small feat, since we’ve technically survived returning registration sales twice in one year. Because 2017’s Returning Registration took place much later than usual, it may seem like 2018’s Returning Registration was early – but 2017 was just abnormally late. Now that we’ve had a chance to ... Read More »

First Offsite for San Diego Comic-Con 2018: Disney D23 Member Mixer

It’s never too early to start thinking about San Diego Comic-Con 2018 – and just like that, we have our first offsite for next summer’s convention. D23, The Official Disney Fan Club, confirms that their annual D23 Member Mixer will be returning to San Diego during Comic-Con, on Friday, July 20, 2018. If the event is similar to previous years, tickets ... Read More »