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Signs of San Diego Comic-Con 2018 Are Appearing in the Gaslamp

In Features, Offsites by Kerry DixonLeave a Comment

Everything’s coming up Comic-Con, as the pop culture juggernaut kicks off next week. Our own Parks and Cons is on the ground to catch it. [UPDATE July 17 – #15] I’m not crying at all of The Good Place branding – you’re crying. [UPDATE July 17 – #14] Welcome to the jungle. The Shadow of the Tomb Raider offsite is overtaking … Read More

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The Experience Offsite Coming Together for San Diego Comic-Con 2018

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The Experience – formerly known as the Petco Interactive Zone – is set to house some of the coolest activations at San Diego Comic-Con this week (giant inflatable shark and Stay Puft, anyone?). As it’s being set up, Parks and Cons is on the scene to cover the progress. [UPDATE July 17] Let’s head back over to The Experience for … Read More

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Hilton Bayfront Lawn Comes Together for San Diego Comic-Con 2018 with FX, FOX, Adult Swim, More

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The Hilton Bayfront Lawn and the area directly behind the convention center always house some of our favorite offsites – like Adult Swim, FX, and FOX Fanfare. Parks and Cons gets a look as it all comes together. [UPDATE July 17 #2] More details emerge as the lawn outside the Bayfront takes shape with Adult Swim and FX, as well … Read More

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‘Robin Hood’ Is Bringing Cryptocurrency to the People of San Diego Comic-Con

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Collider reported that Lionsgate is bringing their Robin Hood movie to San Diego Comic-Con afterall – in the form of a scavenger hunt called “Crypto Power To the Power.” Attendeed will use the investing app Robinhood to search for coins redeemable for $50, $500, $1,000, or $5,000 – which they can use to invest in cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin or Ethereum between … Read More

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FOX Returns to San Diego Comic-Con with Offsites, Giveaways, More

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FOX returns to their usual spot on the show floor at Booth #4229, where they’ll have exciting booth activities, giveaways, and more. Plus, step outside behind the convention center for some cool offsites. Stop by Booth #4229 daily to pick up your 2018 Fox Fanfare poster-tube, including collectible mini-posters for The Passage, Cosmos: Possible Worlds, The Orville, The Gifted, Bob’s Burgers, The Simpsons, Family Guy, and more. … Read More

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Enter the LAIKA Live Experience

In Offsites by Kim TwomblyLeave a Comment

As a reminder, we want you to experience these offsite events for yourself without being too spoiled. We love sharing our experiences but there isn’t any good way to convey the thrill you get walking in to an offsite yourself. So — Go! Moving into the much larger space at 350 Fifth Avenue, LAIKA brings even more movie magic to San Diego with … Read More

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Nerdist House Invites San Diego Comic-Con to Join Them for Offsite, Live Shows, Meet & Greets, Exclusives, Parties, More

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Nerdist returns to San Diego Comic-Con this year, but they’re taking their very popular offsite and transforming it – into Nerdist House. Nerdist will take over the Sparks Gallery (530 Sixth Avenue) Thursday, July 19 – Sunday, July 22, for four days of entertainment (the conversations are back!), meet & greets, exclusive merchandise, photo opportunities, a VR experience, and more. … Read More

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Hello Kitty Returns to Feed the Hordes of SDCC 2018 with Hello Kitty Cafe

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Hello Kitty has had a presence at San Diego Comic-Con the last few years with exciting offsites and booth presentations – and our personal favorite, the Hello Kitty Cafe, which is returning this year after skipping in 2017. The Hello Kitty Cafe, a California food truck, will be headed to The Experience (the Lexus Premiere Lot, just southeast of Petco … Read More

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LAIKA Offers ‘LAIKA Live San Diego’ Experience — Bigger & Better Than Ever

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There’s very few things we love more than stop motion (seriously) — and last year’s LAIKA Experience during San Diego Comic-Con took you inside the world of stop motion animation for LAIKA’s films, with an awesome pop-up event. This year, though, they’re taking that immersive experience and expanding upon it, to create something even bigger and better. LAIKA, the studio … Read More