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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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San Diego Comic-Con Returning Registration 2017 Tip Guide

In General News, Guides by Lisa McDowell2 Comments

It’s that time of the year again: Time for a date with the San Diego Comic-Con Returning Registration spinning blue circle! On Wednesday, March 1, 2017 we finally received the official announcement that SDCC 2017 Returning Registration will happen on March 11, 2017 at 9AM PT.  So get those badge buying fingers ready, we are set to ride that spinning … Read More

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SDCC Resale for Cancelled/Returned Badges Not Before May 15? [UPDATED]

In Badge/Hotel News, General News by Jeremy Rutz10 Comments

For those who weren’t able to purchase a badge to this year’s San Diego Comic-Con during the online sale a couple of weeks back, we have some information that might turn that frown upside-down. Note that this information is unconfirmed, but is based on information pieced together from various sources. Although CCI was updating people in the waiting room on … Read More

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CCI Issues Statement Regarding Registration Technical Issues

In Badge/Hotel News, General News by Jeremy Rutz19 Comments

Comic-Con International updated its website today with a statement regarding the issues many have experienced during Saturday’s online badge registration. The statement, which appears on the “Purchase Badges” page of the official Comic-Con website, states “there was clearly an issue with some customers experiencing a frozen screen” and that they are working with EPIC Registration to investigate the issue “and hope … Read More

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Win Two 4-Day With Preview Passes to Comic-Con 2013!

In Badge/Hotel News, General News by The San Diego Comic-Con Unofficial Blog Staff1 Comment

Looking for passes to San Diego Comic-Con this summer but missed the opportunity to purchase those much-in-demand badges last Saturday? Well, you have another chance, if you act before March 5. The Torrey Pines (La Jolla) Rotary Foundation is conducting a raffle for two passes to SDCC 2013, which includes admission to Preview Night as well as the four-day event at the San Diego Convention Center. … Read More

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Comic-Con 2013 Badge Registration Recap: The Highs and The Lows

In Badge/Hotel News, General News by Jeremy Rutz12 Comments

After months of waiting, preparation and general anxiety, the day finally came. The headlines read much like a ’50s sci-fi b-movie trailer: Thrills, chills, and yes, even a few spills. Online badge registration for San Diego Comic-Con 2013 was held yesterday for the general public, and it pretty much went off as expected. That is, more demand than supply, technical … Read More

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Get Ready: Online Badge Registration In Less Than 48 Hours!

In Badge/Hotel News, General News by Jeremy Rutz3 Comments

The day is almost upon us. For months, thousands have been anxiously awaiting for the chance to score a badge to this year’s San Diego Comic-Con. Not to stress anyone out, but in less than two days, the waiting will come to an end. #dontpanic Online badge registration for SDCC 2013 will begin at 9AM PT / 12PM ET on … Read More

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Save The Date! SDCC Badge Registration is February 16!

In Badge/Hotel News, General News by Jeremy Rutz6 Comments

It all comes down to this. In just two short weeks, the general public will finally get a shot at badges for Comic-Con 2013. Comic-Con International made the announcement this afternoon that badge registration for this year’s con will go on sale Saturday, February 16 at 12 PM ET / 9AM PT. That means in order for you to get … Read More

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SDCC 2013 Open Registration: Pre-Registration Buyers Left Out?

In Badge/Hotel News, General News by Jeremy Rutz15 Comments

We received a tip from one of our readers regarding the SDCC 2013 open registration policy, which may have an impact to both pre-registration folks and those waiting to participate in open registration. SDCCBlog reader Shirley posted that her friend had contacted CCI about upgrading or buying additional badges during open registration which were purchased during the pre-registration sale in … Read More

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SDCC 2013 Online Badge Pre-Registration Announced

In Badge/Hotel News, General News by Jeremy Rutz5 Comments

We’ve only put a few weeks between us and SDCC 2012, otherwise known as the greatest year in Comic-Con history. We came, we saw, and it absolutely kicked our butts. But like in the Godfather, just when we got adjusted to “normal” life, they keep pulling us back in. CCI has sent emails out to 2012 badge holders that the … Read More