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MAGGIE'S WORLD BY MAGGIE THOMPSON

Maggie’s World 044: It’s Collectible! Why?

Posted on Sep. 6, 2016

Maggie Thompson kicks off fall with a look at what makes comics collectible!

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LET'S GO GOLDFISHIN'!

You Can Draw With Katie Cook 039: How to Draw a Goldfish!

Posted on Aug. 23, 2016

Katie Cook brings the summer to a close with a tutorial on how to draw the perpetually sunny goldfish!

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MARC BERNARDIN'S DEVOURER OF WORDS

Devourer of Words 040: After the Con

Posted on Aug. 16, 2016

You went to Comic-Con, you met some editors, you pitched your writing. Now what happens? Marc Bernardin has some sage advice on how to proceed...

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

The August Books!

Posted on Aug. 12, 2016

The Comic-Con International Graphic Novel Book Clubs hit the ground running after Comic-Con 2016 with a new quartet of books and discussions!

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STEVE LIEBER'S DILETTANTE

Dilettante 040: Decorate, Decorate

Posted on Aug. 9, 2016

Steve Lieber talks about bringing decorative qualities into your work to make your pages more beautiful.

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MAGGIE'S WORLD BY MAGGIE THOMPSON

Maggie's World 043: Comic-Con Memos

Posted on Aug. 2, 2016

Maggie Thompson shares some of her favorite memories of Comic-Con 2016!

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

#29: Very Important Additional Tips!

Posted on Jul. 19, 2016

We're ramping up for the big show ... but here's some last-minute important info that everyone should be aware of for Comic-Con 2016!

UPDATED CHILD BADGE INFO: 7/18/16 10:15 PM

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

#30: The Final Tip: It’s All Yours!

Posted on Jul. 19, 2016

This is it! The final tip is all about YOU ... whether it's your first time at Comic-Con or your 47th, we wish you the best show ever!

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

#28: San Diego Weather!

Posted on Jul. 17, 2016

We live in one of the most beautiful cities in the country with some of the best weather, year-round ... so what's it going to be like during Comic-Con Week? Let's take a peek!

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

#27: Costume Props Policy Reminder

Posted on Jul. 16, 2016

If you're wearing a costume to Comic-Con and it includes props and/or weapons, remember you must have it checked at our Costume Props Check Desk! Hey, Sir Toucan! That sword needs to be sheathed, buddy!

Official Comic-Con App Updated for 2016
COMIC-CON 2016 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY!

#26: Official Comic-Con App Updated!

Posted on Jul. 15, 2016

The Official Comic-Con App is now updated for 2016 both on iOS and Android! It's the perfect "Mother Box" for your Comic-Con visit, with schedules, maps, and other important info...all on your smartphone or tablet and on the go!

Conan Pop! Vinyl Figures at Comic-Con 2016
HERE'S YOUR CHANCE TO TAKE HOME A LITTLE CONAN!

Exclusive Conan Pop! Vinyl Figures at Comic-Con 2016!

Posted on Jul. 14, 2016

Conan is returning to Comic-Con and he's bringing along a few little friends ... here's how you can have a chance of getting one!

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

#25: Quick Guide Online

Posted on Jul. 14, 2016

The Comic-Con 2016 Quick Guide is now online! This PDF features maps for the Convention Center and SDCC-related venues, plus the Exhibit Hall map and exhibitor lists and the programming schedule grids. Download this publication for all your pre-planning needs!

Star Trek Beyond World Premiere at Comic-Con 2016
BOLDLY GOING WHERE NO WORLD PREMIERE HAS GONE BEFORE!

Star Trek Beyond Ticket Drawing

Posted on Jul. 13, 2016

Here it is ... info on how you can enter a drawing for a ticket to the Star Trek Beyond World Premiere at Comic-Con 2016, on Wednesday, July 20!

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

#24: More Schedules Online!

Posted on Jul. 13, 2016

We've uploaded most of our Comic-Con 2016 schedules, including Anime, Autographs, Children's Film Festival, the CCI-IFF, Films, and Portfolio Review!

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

#23: Toucan Tracker Wristbands for Hall H 2016

Posted on Jul. 12, 2016

Hate waiting in line? We do too! To help you manage your valuable time at Comic-Con and to discourage line cutting, the Toucan Tracker wristbands will be returning to Hall H for 2016! Here's how they work!

 

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

#22: Hall H and Plaza Park Lines for 2016!

Posted on Jul. 11, 2016

Planning on getting in line for Hall H in Plaza Park, next to the Convention Center? Here's some important info you need to know!

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

#21: Sunday Programs + Program Note & Horton Grand Theatre Tickets!

Posted on Jul. 10, 2016

We wrap up the Comic-Con 2016 Program Schedule with the addition of Sunday, July 24's program listings. Plus another programming tip and how to get Horton Grand Theatre panel tickets!

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

#20: Saturday Program Schedule + A Programming Tip!

Posted on Jul. 9, 2016

The Comic-Con 2016 Programming Schedule for Saturday, July 23 is now online! Plus another tip for attending programs!

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

#19: Friday Program Schedule + A Programming Tip!

Posted on Jul. 8, 2016

The Comic-Con 2016 Program Schedule for Friday, July 22 is now online! Plus a bonus tip for attending programs at the event!

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

#18: Wednesday & Thursday Program Schedules + My Sched

Posted on Jul. 7, 2016

Here we go .... Comic-Con's 2016 Program Schedule launches with Wednesday night and Thursday program listings!

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

Comic-Con 2016 Badge Shipping Update!

Posted on Jul. 6, 2016

All professional, press, and attendee badges have been shipped. You should receive your badge order by Friday, July 8.

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

#17 Get Ready for the Programming Schedule!

Posted on Jul. 6, 2016

The moment you've been waiting for is almost here: the Comic-Con 2016 Program Schedule begins its 4-day rollout tomorrow, with Wednesday and Thursday's programs! But first, here are some important reminders and guidelines for attending programming at Comic-Con!

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

T-Shirt Pre-Orders End Today at Noon, Pacfic Time!

Posted on Jul. 5, 2016

The clock is ticking ... the deadline to pre-order Comic-Con 2016 T-shirts and merchandise is today (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!

#16: There’s a Ton of Fun Going on OUTSIDE of the Convention Center!

Posted on Jul. 5, 2016

Comic-Con International takes over a large portion of downtown San Diego, and 2016 is no exception! Here's a list of some of the outside events that are taking place around the Convention Center during Comic-Con.