MAGGIE'S WORLD BY MAGGIE THOMPSON

Comic-Con International's Toucan Blog, the Only OFFICIAL SDCC and WonderCon Blog!
Posted on May. 3, 2016

Maggie Thompson talks about the quotable comic book and how catchphrases from the four-color world have made it into the real world.

COMIC-CON SPECIAL GUEST MONDAY!

Comic-Con International 2016 Special Guests
Posted on May. 2, 2016

This is it ... our 15th and final special guest announcement for Comic-Con International 2016!

2016 WILL EISNER COMIC INDUSTRY AWARDS NOMINATIONS!

Comic-Con International Presents the Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards
Posted on Apr. 28, 2016

This year's Eisner Awards judges talk about the nomination process during their long weekend in San Diego!

Comic-Con International's Inkpot Award
2013 AWARD RECIPIENTS!

Comic-Con International's Newest Inkpot Award Winners!

Posted on Aug. 2, 2013

Comic-Con International gives its Inkpot Award to individuals who have contributed to the worlds of comics, science fiction/fantasy, film, television, animation, and fandom. Here's a complete list of the 2013 award recipients!

Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards
CELEBRITY PRESENTERS A HIT WITH ATTENDEES!

Building Stories and Saga Big Winners at 2013 Eisner Awards

Posted on Jul. 30, 2013

The 25th annual Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards are now in the history books ... here's a breakdown of the winners and highlights of comics' big night!

Comic-Con International's Toucan
DEAR DIARY, DAY FIVE!

Maggie Thompson's Comic-Con Diary: The Final Day

Posted on Jul. 22, 2013

Maggie Thompson wraps up her Comic-Con 2013 experiences with a look at Sunday.

J. Michael Straczynski
THIS YEAR'S ICON AWARD WINNER!

J. Michael Straczynski is the Latest Icon Award Recipient!

Posted on Jul. 21, 2013

J. Michael Straczynski is the latest recipient of Comic-Con International's Icon Award.

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DEAR DIARY, DAY FOUR!

Maggie Thompson's Comic-Con 2013 Diary, Day Four!

Posted on Jul. 21, 2013

Maggie Thompson tells us all about her Saturday at Comic-Con!

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DEAR DIARY, DAY THREE!

Maggie Thompson's Comic-Con Diary, Day Three!

Posted on Jul. 20, 2013

Maggie Thompson tells us all about her Friday experiences at Comic-Con 2013, including the Eisner Awards!

Comic-Con International's Toucan
DEAR DIARY, DAY TWO!

Maggie Thompson's Comic-Con 2013 Diary, Day Two!

Posted on Jul. 19, 2013

Maggie Thompson tells us about her first day at Comic-Con 2013, from dawn to dusk!

Comic-Con International's Toucan
DEAR DIARY, DAY ONE!

Maggie Thompson's Comic-Con 2013 Diary, Day One!

Posted on Jul. 18, 2013

Maggie Thompson begins her daily Comic-Con 2013 diary with a look at her experiences at Preview Night!

Toucan Tip of the Day
TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY #30

The Final Tip: Have a Great Comic-Con 2013!

Posted on Jul. 17, 2013

This is it ... it's Comic-Con time! Have a wonderful show!

Comic-Con International's Toucan
MEET THE TOUCAN TEAM! (WELL ... MOST OF IT!)

Toucan Goes Live at Comic-Con on Thursday!

Posted on Jul. 16, 2013

Toucan, the official blog of Comic-Con, WonderCon, and APE, the Alternative Press Expo, will be featured in a panel at the event on Thursday, July 18 at 2:00 PM in Room 32AB

Toucan Tip of the Day
TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY #29

Make Someone's Day!

Posted on Jul. 16, 2013

Our penultimate tip advises you to be kind, courteous, and to make someone's day ... and maybe even a memory or two!

Toucan Tip of the Day
TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY #28

New for 2013! The Lyceum Theatre is Our Newest Programming Space!

Posted on Jul. 15, 2013

The Lyceum Theatre in Horton Plaza joins the Comic-Con family of programming rooms, with an intimate, stage-theatre atmosphere!

Toucan Tip of the Day
TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY #27

Oh, the Weather Outside Is ... Well, It IS San Diego in July!

Posted on Jul. 14, 2013

Wonder what the weather will be like for Comic-Con this week? So do we!

Toucan Tip of the Day
TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY #26

New for 2013! The Xbox Lounge @ the Manchester Grand Hyatt

Posted on Jul. 13, 2013

The Xbox Lounge at the Manchester Grand Hyatt is the newest addition to Comic-Con's satellite locations!

Comic-Con International's Toucan
THE WAIT IS OVER!

iPhone App for Comic-Con 2013 Now Available!

Posted on Jul. 12, 2013

The iPhone app for Comic-Con International 2013 is now available for download!

Toucan Tip of the Day
TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY #25

More Info Than You Can Possibly Imagine: The Quick Guide and Daily Newsletter and the Ins and Outs of MySchedule

Posted on Jul. 12, 2013

Our 2013 Quick Guide is now online, featuring maps, the program schedule grid, and much more! Plus learn about our onsite daily Newsletter and more info about MySchedule!

Comic-Con International's Toucan
LOOKS LIKE SAN DIEGO IS READY!

It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like ... Comic-Con!

Posted on Jul. 11, 2013

Downtown San Diego is all dressed up and ready for Comic-Con International 2013!

Comic-Con International's Toucan
WANT SOME MORE SCHEDULES? SURE YOU DO!

Anime and Children's Film Festival Schedules Posted!

Posted on Jul. 11, 2013

Comic-Con International's Anime and Children's Film Festival schedules have been posted!

Toucan Tip of the Day
TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY #24

Hall H and Plaza Park Lines

Posted on Jul. 11, 2013

Important information about lining up for events at Comic-Con's Hall H.

Comic-Con International's Toucan
MORE SCHEDULES!

Autograph Area and Portfolio Review Schedules Posted!

Posted on Jul. 10, 2013

We're back with the Autograph Area and Portfolio Review Area schedules for Comic-Con 2013!

Toucan Tip of the Day
TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY #23

Leave Your Car at Home and Take Public Transportation

Posted on Jul. 10, 2013

Two of the most important words to consider when you plan your trek to Comic-Con: PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION! We have you covered with some great advice.

Comic-Con International's Toucan
CONVENTION ETIQUETTE

Dilettante 007: Navigating Artists' Alley

Posted on Jul. 9, 2013

Steve Lieber returns with sound advice on the ettiquette involved in visiting Artists' Alley or any convention.

Toucan Tip of the Day
TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY #22

The Comic-Con Shuttle: Leave the Driving to Us!

Posted on Jul. 9, 2013

Bring us your tired, your poor, your huddled masses weighted down with incredibly cool stuff ... and the Comic-Con Shuttle will take you back to your hotel or near your parking lot! Best of all, it's FREE!

Toucan Tip of the Day
TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY #21

Wear Your Badge When You Go Out to Eat!

Posted on Jul. 8, 2013

Check out our Comic-Con 2013 Restaurant Guide, and wear that badge when you go out to eat ... special offers are available in area restaurants!

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AND NOW WE ARE COMPLETE!

Comic-Con 2013 Day Four: Sunday, July 20!

Posted on Jul. 7, 2013

Sunday rounds out your complete, bagged and boarded set of the Comic-Con 2013 Program Schedule! We hope you've been collecting them all!