San Diego, my hometown, is not only the summer superhero party central with San Diego Comic-Con in July, it is also the host of the San Diego Film Festival from Nov. 6-15. That's actually longer than the American Film Institute's Film Festival (Nov. Show More Summary
So last time around, I talked about my first several conventions, which were mostly Sci-Fi cons, and promised that I'd follow up this time with my first (and only) San Diego Comic-Con! It was 1986, and I was a year and a half away from getting out of the Navy. Show More Summary
Comikaze Expo is the "other" Southern California geek convention, coming in after Wondercon and San Diego Comic-con. Stan Lee's name is attached to it, though he's not exactly remiss about attac...
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July 9, 2015. Judgement Day.
We've seen highlights before but now, thanks to Nerdist, you can watch the entire Her Universe fashion show from San Diego Comic-Con 2014! We've also got a few exclusive photos of the geek couture pieces to feast your nerdy eyes upo...
Now that the "Avengers: Age of Ultron" trailer has been unveiled after making an appearance at San Diego Comic-Con this summer, fans are wondering when they'll be able to see the first trailer for "Batman V Superman," which also debuted footage at the event. Show More Summary
Sideshow will burn in hell for this…”Burn? Oh, such a limited imagination!” Already previewed at the San Diego Comic-Con, Bloody Disgusting has the below exclusive new look at Sideshow Collectibles’ astounding Pinhead Premium Format Figure from Miramax’s Hellraiser III: Hell On Earth. Show More Summary
The "Avengers: Age of Ultron" trailer has now played at San Diego Comic-Con and New York Comic Con and pretty soon you'll be able to see it, too. The first teaser trailer for the anticipated sequel will air Tuesday, Oct. 28 during Marvel's "Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." television series on ABC during the 9 p.m. Show More Summary
The Empire State's marquee geek event is on the rise. Look out, San Diego.
It's happened! The recently wrapped New York Comic-Con has just dethroned the San Diego Comic-Con as the biggest comic convention in America, with over 150,000 attendees this past weekend — as compared to San Diego's perennial max of 130,000. Read more...
Back in July, it was announced at the San Diego Comic-Con that Jen and Sylvia Soska (better known as Twisted Twins) were creating a new cinematic take on Jimmy Palmiotti's subversive comic book ass-kicker Painkiller Jane, and now they've...Show More Summary
A trailer for Avengers: Age of Ultron screened over the weekend at the New York Comic-Con. Some of the footage was from scenes that were previewed back in July at the San Diego Comic-Con, but some of it was brand new. Beware! Here be...Show More Summary
There’s an Avengers: Age of Ultron trailer floating around out there. We have known about it since July, when Marvel brought footage from Joss Whedon’s wildly anticipated sequel to Hall H at San Diego Comic-Con. And now, footage screened over the weekend in New York City as part of that city’s Comic-Con presentation. Show More Summary
The 'Avengers 2' trailer is speculated to be the same footage shown at San Diego Comic-Con back in July. [...]
Marvel released a glimpse of it’s upcoming Guardians Of The Galaxy animated series at New York Comic-Con last week—though it was possibly the same glimpse they released at San Diego Comic-Con. The series will air on Disney XD next year, but the minute-long clip reveals an animation style closer to Akira than Phineas And Ferb. Show More Summary
This is barely minutes after it opened; apparently more than 150,000 people will attend, making New York's event significantly larger than longtime industry flagship San Diego Comic-Con.
While San Diego's Comic-Con mostly dwarfs New York's confab, the latter has stepped up the star power as George Clooney just surprised fans by appearing onstage for Disney's Tomorrowland panel. He was not on the schedule to appear on the dais that featured director-producer Brad Bird and screenwriter-producer Damon Lindelof. Show More Summary
Today is the first day of New York Comic Con! From October 9-12 comic, TV, and film fans will flock to the Javits Center in Manhattan. Now in its ninth year, NYCC is attracting crowds the size of San Diego's Comic-Con that started back in the '70s. Show More Summary
The first time I met animator Jorge Gutierrez, director of the dazzling new animated musical film The Book of Life, he made me laugh. I interviewed him at San Diego Comic-Con in 2009 about his new animated series on Nickelodeon, El Tigre. Show More Summary