For six years of its existence, those of us who have covered New York Comic Con have been told it's nothing compared to San Diego's International Comic Con. And yes, San Diego is typically considered the big show, where Loki comes to taunt the crowd, where the X-Men reunite in full, and where a Superman-Batman movie gets unveiled. Show More Summary
New York Comic Con reportedly attracted more than 130K attendees over four days, meaning the six-year-old event is now roughly the same size as Comic-Con International, which has had to cap attendance due to space limitations.
Comic-Con International, also known as CCI, Comic-Con and San Diego Con, is the largest gathering of comics industry professionals and fans in North America. It is a show of great importance to hundreds of pros in related publishing, merchandising and film businesses. In 2014, the show is scheduled for July 24-27, with a preview night on July 23. Show More Summary
By Tom Spurgeon here's a report in comics form on a comics convention in Glasgow. one thing I wondered after during last month's Comic-Con International is if there were any additional security measures on concerning who was allowed to enter and where. Show More Summary
Comic Con International is the biggest pop culture event of the year, with major entertainment companies, artists, designers and rabid fans descending on the San Diego Convention Center by the tens of thousands for a weekend full ofShow More Summary
SneakyZebra has put together a great UK-style music video showcasing some of the best cosplayers they came across at San Diego Comic Con International 2013. Watch the video embedded after the jump. No Related Post
I’m exhausted. San Diego Comic-Con International 2013 is over, and boy did Saturday in Hall H deliver the goods. If you weren’t in San Diego, unable to make it into Hall H (those lines got insane) or just weren’t around for our coverage over the weekend or late last week — I’ve got you covered. [...]
Did you miss out on getting a badge for the International Comic-Con this year? Don't worry, there is still plenty you can do in San Diego this week without one. Here's a look at our top 8 picks: · The Walking Dead Escape The WalkingShow More Summary
ED. NOTE: The 44th annual San Diego Comic-Con International — the granddaddy of the American comics and pop-culture conventions — kicks off this evening with Preview Night, as more than 125,000 fans will pour into the Convention Center between now and Sunday. Show More Summary
Syfy will use 2013 Comic-Con International (July 18-21) as the launch pad for its newest scripted series Helix
SAN DIEGO -- After last year’s successful Legend of Zelda Symphony of the Goddess concert during Comic Con International 2012, the San Diego Symphony has once again invited StreetPass San Diego to participate in its annual outdoor concert series, Ashford University Summer Pops 2013. Show More Summary
By: Courtney Vaudreuil All eyes should be on the horizon at San Diego Comic-Con International 2013 because the Vikings are coming. History Channel will be bringing the stars and creators of its breakout hit VIKINGS to the center of the Nerdiverse on Friday, July 19, 2013. Season 2 is currently in production, so fans shouldRead More
Since the announcement last year at Comic Con International, fans have been eagerly awaiting details for Neil Gaiman’s new “Sandman” series. DC Entertainment has just announced that the series will officially be titled “Sandman: Overture”. Set for release just in time for Halloween on October... Read More
Gaumont International Television is serving up something special for Comic Con attendees this year. The production company announced this week that their NBC series Hannibal will featured in a panel at the San Diego-set event this year. Show More Summary
PRESS RELEASE: BURBANK, Calif. (June 21, 2013) — Warner Bros. Television Group (WBTVG) returns to Comic-Con International: San Diego, the world’s leading pop-culture convention, next month with 17 series, including 10 returning fan-favorite shows and seven programs making their Comic-Con debut. Show More Summary
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This weekend geeks from around the world with descend on Dubai for the annual Middle East Film and Comic Con. The convention, taking place on April 5th and 6th, will feature the usual mix of international celebrity guests (including Alan Tudyk, Sean Astin, and Warwick Davis), panels, vendors, video games, and cosplay.
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Yet again, Bart Beaty makes you wish that you were in France for Angouleme International Comics Festival: For most, the big attraction are the tents, filled to overflowing with fans seeking the opportunity to meet their favorite authors, queuing for hours sometimes to get a book signed. As always, action will be split between the [...]
If you’ve been hoping that Comic Con International would move its biggest annual event out of San Diego and into more spacious quarters in Los Angeles or Anaheim, you’re going to have to wait. The organization and city of San Diego announced today that the San Diego Comic Con will remain exactly that through 2016. [...]