Comic-Con 2016 Toucan Tip of the Day
COMIC-CON 2016 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY!

#13: Pre-Register for the Blood Drive!

Posted on Jul. 2, 2016

Be a superhero! Take time out from your busy con-going to save a life or two and give the gift of life with the Robert A. Heinlein Blood Drive, now in it's 40th year at Comic-Con!

Get Ready for Comic-Con 2016!
GET READY FOR COMIC-CON 2016!

Morning Sails Pavilion Lines for Exclusive and Booth Signing Wristbands

Posted on Jul. 1, 2016

Every year at Comic-Con there are a few “big ticket” items and exclusive autograph signings that just can't be missed! Here's info on how we're working with some of our exhibitors to distribute wristbands for limited signings and items in the Sails Pavilion each morning before the Exhibit Hall opens.
 

Comic-Con 2016 Toucan Tip of the Day
COMIC-CON 2016 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY!

#12: Important Convention Policies Update

Posted on Jul. 1, 2016

We've made some updates to our Convention Policies page for Comic-Con 2016 ... here are some of the changes and additions. Following these policies will help everyone have a safe and fun Comic-Con!

Comic-Con 2016 Toucan Tip of the Day
COMIC-CON 2016 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY!

#11: Programs at the San Diego Central Library

Posted on Jun. 30, 2016

Comic-Con International will once again utilize the state-of-the-art San Diego Central Library for 2 tracks of programming during this year's event!

Get Ready for Comic-Con 2016!
GET THE SHIRT, SIZE AND STYLE YOU WANT BY PRE-ORDERING!

T-Shirt Pre-Orders End Next Wednesday, July 6 at Noon!

Posted on Jun. 29, 2016

The clock is ticking ... the deadline to pre-order Comic-Con 2016 T-shirts and merchandise is next Wednesday, July 6 at noon Pacific time! Pre-order now to lock in that shirt, size and style that you want!

Comic-Con 2016 Toucan Tip of the Day
COMIC-CON 2016 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY!

#10: Exclusives Online!

Posted on Jun. 29, 2016

We've posted our first wave of Comic-Con 2016 Exclusives ... close to 100 companies and over 400 products!

Comic-Con 2016 Toucan Tip of the Day
COMIC-CON 2016 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY!

#09: Your Complete Guide to the New Marriott Facility

Posted on Jun. 28, 2016

Some of the big questions for this year's Comic-Con are how we plan to use the beautiful new Marriott Marquis convention facility, which features 2 big ballrooms, the Pacific and the Marriott Grand. Now we can answer those questions!

Comic-Con International's Toucan Blog, the Only OFFICIAL SDCC and WonderCon Blog!
WHOOOO WANTS TO DRAW AN OWL? WE DO!!!

You Can Draw with Katie Cook 038: How to Draw an Owl! (They're a hoot!)

Posted on Jun. 28, 2016

Katie Cook is back with a lesson on Who, What, When, and Where ... okay, actually just Whooooo!

Comic-Con 2016 Toucan Tip of the Day
COMIC-CON 2016 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY!

#08: The Comic-Con Campus 2016

Posted on Jun. 27, 2016

Once again, Comic-Con International takes over a substantial portion of downtown San Diego for this year's event. See the 6 major venues we'll be utilizing for Comic-Con 2016!

Comic-Con 2016 Toucan Tip of the Day
COMIC-CON 2016 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY!

#07: Get to Know Our Special Guests!

Posted on Jun. 26, 2016

Comic-Con International once again features one of the most diverse special guests lists on the convention schedule ... get to know them before the big event!

Comic-Con International Toucan Tip of the Day
COMIC-CON 2016 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY!

#06: Visit San Diego!

Posted on Jun. 25, 2016

Comic-Con International takes place in one of the most beautiful cities in the world. We know you might be visiting just to go to Comic-Con 2016, but get out there and explore this great city of ours!

Comic-Con International Toucan Tip of the Day
COMIC-CON 2016 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY!

#05: Since You’ve Been Gone!

Posted on Jun. 24, 2016

Wondering what's new and different since the last time you visited San Diego? Here are some highlights!

Comic-Con International Toucan Tip of the Day
COMIC-CON 2016 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY!

#04: Don’t Be Scammed by Companies or Individuals Selling Fake Badges for Comic-Con 2016!

Posted on Jun. 23, 2016

Comic-Con does not sell badges on any secondary market. Read our Toucan Tip regarding scammers selling fake badges!

Comic-Con International Toucan Tip of the Day
COMIC-CON 2016 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY!

#03: Exhibit Hall & Exhibitor Lists Online!

Posted on Jun. 22, 2016

We've posted a big part of the Comic-Con puzzle: the official Exhibit Hall map and list of Exhibitors for 2016!

Comic-Con International 2016 Hotels Update
COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL 2016 HOTELS UPDATE!

Comic-Con Hotel Reservations Have Now Reopened!

Posted on Jun. 21, 2016

19 hotels in the Comic-Con hotel room block have rooms available ... book now to take advantage of these rates!

Comic-Con International Toucan Tip of the Day
COMIC-CON 2016 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY!

#02: Let's Review!

Posted on Jun. 21, 2016

We've already made a number of important updates to the Comic-Con International 2016 website ... in case you missed them, let's review!

Comic-Con International's Toucan Blog, the Only OFFICIAL SDCC and WonderCon Blog
MARC BERNARDIN'S DEVOURER OF WORDS

Devourer of Words 039: Comic-Con Questions, Answered

Posted on Jun. 21, 2016

Marc Bernardin answers some of your questions about Comic-Con (via his Twitter feed) and based on his own con-going experiences.

Comic-Con 2016 Registration Update
COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL 2016 REGISTRATION UPDATE!

It's the Badges You’ve Been Looking For!

Posted on Jun. 20, 2016

Comic-Con 2016 badges have begun shipping! Here's what you need to know about badge delivery. 

 

Comic-Con International Toucan Tip of the Day
COMIC-CON 2016 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY!

#01: Get Ready for Comic-Con 2016!

Posted on Jun. 17, 2016

We launch our series of thirty (30--count 'em--30) Toucan Tips of the Day for Comic-Con 2016!

Comic-Con International Graphic Novel Book Clubs
COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL GRAPHIC NOVEL BOOK CLUBS!

The June Reading List!

Posted on Jun. 17, 2016

The four branches of the Comic-Con International Graphic Novel Book Clubs met this month and discussed 4 new books!

2016 Will Eisner Spirit of Comics Retailer Award
GET READY FOR COMIC-CON 2016!

2016 Will Eisner Spirit of Comics Retailer Award Nominees!

Posted on Jun. 15, 2016

20 comics shops from around the world make up the 2016 Will Eisner Spirit of Comics Retailer Award nominee list!

Comic-Con International's Toucan Blog, the Only OFFICIAL Comic-Con and WonderCon Blog!
STEVE LIEBER'S DILETTANTE

Dilettante 039: A Marathon Not a Sprint

Posted on Jun. 14, 2016

Steve Lieber is back with some sound advice on how artists can keep themselves emotionally invested in their work.

Get Ready for Comic-Con International 2016!
GET READY FOR COMIC-CON 2016!

Pre-Order Your Comic-Con 2016 T-shirts and Merchandise for Onsite Pick-Up!

Posted on Jun. 13, 2016

Comic-Con is fast approaching and here's another big announcement: You can now pre-order your 2016 Official T-shirts and merchandise! Remember, you must be attending Comic-Con 2016 to pick up these items ... no mail order!

Get Ready for Comic-Con International 2016!
GET READY FOR COMIC-CON 2016!

2016 Finger Award Recipients and Manning Award Nominees Announced!

Posted on Jun. 10, 2016

Comic-Con International announces the 2016 Finger Award recipients and Manning Award nominees!

Get Ready for Comic-Con International 2016!
GET READY FOR COMIC-CON 2016!

2016 Shuttle Schedule Posted + Transportation Page Updated!

Posted on Jun. 7, 2016

We've posted our 2016 FREE Shuttle Service schedule and map, plus updated our Transportation page to help you get to the San Diego Convention Center and Comic-Con International!