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DesignerCon 2018 – November 16th – 18th – Anaheim Convention Center

In General News, Other Conventions by Erin TapkenLeave a Comment

Fans looking to satiate their convention experience between one San Diego Comic-Con to the next need not look further than DesignerCon 2018 (DCon), taking place November 16 – 18 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California. For those who haven’t been to the convention before, DesignerCon incorporates everything in the world of design — including apparel, plush, printing, sculpture, … Read More

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Funko HQ’s Grand Opening Offered Fans a Unique Experience

In Editorials/Opinions, General News, Other Conventions by Ben KucharskiLeave a Comment

This article is long overdue, and for that I apologize — but I had the pleasure of being able to attend and experience the Funko HQ Grand Opening and I wanted to share my experience. A friend and I made the trek to from Portland, OR to Everett, WA for the big event of Funko’s first retail location. We drove … Read More

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Monogram International New York Comic Con Exclusives [UPDATE September 29]

In Exclusives, Other Conventions by Kerry DixonLeave a Comment

With San Diego Comic-Con 2017 now over, many have set their sights to New York Comic Con, happening October 5-8 at the Javits Center. Monogram International can be found on the show floor at NYCC at Booth #226, where they’ll be offering a limited availability of some of their San Diego Comic-Con exclusives best sellers, along with a few new … Read More

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UCC Distributing New York Comic Con 2017 Exclusives

In Other Conventions by Kerry Dixon1 Comment

UCC Distributing always bring their A-game to San Diego Comic-Con, with some of the most unique exclusives on the exhibit floor – and now they’re heading to New York Comic Con. You can find UCC at Booth #2574, where they’ll have lots of NYCC exclusives: Kuchi Kopi 2 pk Figure Hanger New York Comic Con 2017 ($19.99): To all Bob’s Burgers … Read More

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Cryptozoic New York Comic Con 2017 Exclusives

In Other Conventions by Kerry Dixon2 Comments

Cryptozoic created some of our favorite San Diego Comic-Con exclusives this year (like that gorgeous Golden Goddess DC Comics Bombshells set!) – and now, they’re turning their attention to New York Comic Con. This year, they’ll be offering presales for three New York Comic Con exclusives, for booth pick-up at Booth #244 at NYCC. For each pre-sale (see the schedule with … Read More

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What San Diego Comic-Con Can Learn from ATX TV Festival (And Vice Versa)

In Features, General News, Other Conventions by Kerry Dixon4 Comments

It may sound strange to think that a small festival of only about 2,500 attendees in Austin, Texas, has things to teach mega San Diego Comic-Con — but ATX TV Festival was one of the best run events I’ve been to in a very long time (and one of the most fun — you can read my review of this … Read More

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ATX TV Festival Offers Attendees An Intimate Look Inside TV

In Other Conventions by Kerry Dixon3 Comments

If you love the world of TV — the shows themselves, the mechanics behind them, and your fellow fans who watch them — then get yourself to Austin next June for the ATX Television Festival. I’ve known about the festival for years, but just never made the trek down until this year. So, if you’re a smarter person than me … Read More

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Toddland Offering Online Pre-Orders for Bob’s Burgers Orpheum Show

In Features, Other Conventions by James RileyLeave a Comment

You know you’ll be waiting in plenty of lines at San Diego Comic-Con. That’s what makes those exhibitors who offer their exclusives available for pre-order online before the con so great: One less line to worry about. Not to mention you won’t have to worry about the exclusive selling out before you get there. Toddland is bringing that kind of thinking … Read More

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An Intimate Look at San Diego Comic Fest 2017

In Other Conventions by Lisa McDowellLeave a Comment

The 2017 Con season has begun! While everyone is still patiently waiting on San Diego Comic-Con 2017  Returning Registration news, there are still a lot of other conventions that are starting to get underway.  In fact, this past weekend was filled with events nation-wide ranging from Long Beach Comic Con to Toy Fair New York – to one of San Diego’s … Read More

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UCC Distributing Delivers Wonder Woman Denver Comic Exclusive

In Other Conventions by Kerry DixonLeave a Comment

Our friends at UCC Distributing always bring some of the most unique exclusives to San Diego Comic-Con – whether that’s Guardians of the Galaxy Groot and Rocket plush figures or My Little Pony MLB mash-ups (and just wait until you see what they have in store for 2016!). However, it’s not just San Diego that they bring their exclusives to – … Read More