COMIC-CON 2016 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY!

Comic-Con 2016 Toucan Tip of the Day
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
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
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!

WONDERCON ANAHEIM 2013

Much Ado About Nothing Panel Details Announced!

Posted on Mar. 22, 2013

Fan-favorite writer/director Joss Whedon brings his Much Ado About Nothing cast to WonderCon Anaheim on Sunday, March 31!

COMICS! COMICS! COMICS!

Comics Programs at WonderCon Anaheim 2013

Posted on Mar. 21, 2013

WonderCon Anaheim 2013 is all about comics as you can readily see from this incredible list of comics-oriented programs featured over all three days of the event.

OUR FINAL GROUP OF ATTENDEES TALK ABOUT WONDERCON ANAHEIM!

So . . . What's WonderCon Anaheim Really Like? (The Final Chapter!)

Posted on Mar. 21, 2013

Our final group of attendees from WonderCon Anaheim 2012 offer their observations about the convention and what they like best about it.

MAJOR WONDERCON ANAHEIM UPDATES!

More Schedules, Special Offers, Parking Info, and the Quick Guide!

Posted on Mar. 19, 2013

Major updates to the WonderCon Anaheim section of our website today includ: the Anime, Children's Film Festival, and Games schedules; additional Autograph signings for special events; special offers for attendees to Disneyland Resort and the UltraLuxe Anaheim Cinemas, Parking information, and the Quick Guide maps and schedule section of the WCA Program Book!

HERE'S THE PITCH . . .

Devourer of Words 003: The Wind-up Before the Pitch

Posted on Mar. 19, 2013

Toucan columnist Marc Bernardin offers solid advice to writers looking to pitch a concept to editors and publishers at conventions or other meetings. Sharpen that pitch!

EXCLUSIVES AT WONDERCON ANAHEIM 2013!

WonderCon Anaheim's Official T-shirt Revealed!

Posted on Mar. 18, 2013

WonderCon Anaheim's list of Exclusives is here, including the official 2013 T-shirt, featuring a stunning design based on Jim Lee's WCA Program Book cover art!

IT'S FINALLY HERE!

The Complete WonderCon Anaheim 2013 Programming Schedule!

Posted on Mar. 14, 2013

Check out the amazingly diverse complete programming schedule for WonderCon Anaheim 2013! Comics, movies, TV, animation, exclusive previews and screenings . . . it's all here!

MORE ATTENDEE OBSERVATIONS ABOUT WONDERCON!

So . . . What's WonderCon Anaheim Like? (Part Two)

Posted on Mar. 13, 2013

More of our attendee interviews from WonderCon 2012. If you're wondering (pun intended!) what WonderCon Anaheim is like, read what the people who attended the show last year have to say!

GET THOSE WANT LISTS READY!

WonderCon Anaheim 2013 Exhibitor Lists Now Online!

Posted on Mar. 12, 2013

Here it is: WonderCon Anaheim 2013's amazing list of exhibitors! Everything from comics (new and vintage) to that TV show hoodie you've been coveting can be found in the WCA giant Exhibit Hall!

GET YOUR PORTFOLIO READY FOR WONDERCON ANAHEIM!

Dilettante 003: Showing Your Portfolio at Conventions

Posted on Mar. 11, 2013

Artist and Toucan blogger Steve Lieber offers some candid tips about getting your portfolio ready to show at conventions, including WonderCon Anaheim, March 29-31 at the Anaheim Convention Center.

PROGRAM SCHEDULE PREVIEW, PART DEUX!

WonderCon Anaheim 2013 Panel Sneak Peek (Part Two)

Posted on Mar. 11, 2013

Here's Part Two of our sneak peek at the programming schedule for WonderCon Anaheim 2013, including 9 more great panels coming to the show March 29-31 at the Anaheim Convention Center!

PROGRAM SCHEDULE PREVIEW!

WonderCon Anaheim Panel Sneak Peek (Part One)

Posted on Mar. 7, 2013

Anxious for the WonderCon Anaheim 2013 program schedule? Or maybe just plain curious? Here's our first preview of just a few of the great panels and events you can expect at the big show!

THE ATTENDEES SPEAK!

So . . . What's WonderCon Anaheim Like? (Part One)

Posted on Mar. 6, 2013

Ever wonder what WonderCon Anaheim is like? Hear it best from our attendees at last year's show!

SNEAK A PEEK AT THE WONDERCON ANAHEIM PROGRAM BOOK COVER

Jim Lee's Amazing Superman Cover for WonderCon Anaheim!

Posted on Mar. 6, 2013

Superstar artist--and DC Comics co-publisher--Jim Lee has created an exclusive Superman cover for the WonderCon Anaheim 2013 Program Book!

MAGGIE'S THOUGHTS ON WONDERCON ANAHEIM!

Maggie's World 003: Plus You Get . . .

Posted on Mar. 3, 2013

Toucan contributor Maggie Thompson tells us about her own WonderCon memories--and some advice for attending this year's event in Anaheim, March 29-31.

TOUCAN IS HEADING TO ANAHEIM . . . COME ALONG!

March is WonderCon Anaheim Month on Toucan!

Posted on Feb. 28, 2013

Get ready for WonderCon Anaheim 2013! Toucan will be your official source for news on the big event, March 29-31 at the Anaheim Convention Center!

THE ALTERNATIVE PRESS EXPO RETURNS TO SAN FRANCISCO!

APE 2013: October 12 and 13 at the Concourse

Posted on Feb. 26, 2013

The Alternative Press Expo (APE) returns to the Concourse Exhibition Center in San Francisco on October 12 & 13, 2013!

KATIE'S FIRST DRAWING TUTORIAL!

You Can Draw With Katie Cook 002: Super-Cat!

Posted on Feb. 25, 2013

Katie Cook debuts her monthlyr "You Can Draw..." tutorial feature on Toucan with Super-Cat! Wake the kids and get out the pencils and paper!

CCI HOTEL RESERVATIONS OPEN TUESDAY, FEB. 26!

Get Ready for Comic-Con Hotel Reservations on Tuesday!

Posted on Feb. 22, 2013

It's almost that time again! Comic-Con International 2013 hotel reservations open this Tuesday (February 26) at 9:00 AM Pacific time (12:00 PM Eastern time). Here's some advice and hints to help with hotel reservations.

SO YOU SAY YOU WANT TO WRITE COMIC BOOKS . . .

Devourer of Words 002: Cracking the Codes

Posted on Feb. 18, 2013

Toucan contributing columnist Marc Bernardin offers some insight into the form and function of comic book scripts.

DOWNLOAD THE LIST NOW!

Comic-Con Hotel Reservations Open Tuesday, Feb. 26

Posted on Feb. 17, 2013

Comic-Con International 2013 Hotel Reservations open on Tuesday, Feb. 26, but you can get a sneak peek at the hotels in our room block by downloading the Hotel List PDF or even book a room now in our Early Bird Hotel Sale.

SPECIAL GUEST LIST GROWS!

Comic-Con 2013 Adds 9 More Guests!

Posted on Feb. 14, 2013

Superstars of comics Brian Michael Bendis, Neil Gaiman, Adam Hughes, and Jeff Smith headline 9 new guests for Comic-Con International 2013!

A VETERAN ARTIST ADVOCATES MENTORING

Dilettante 002: Bring Back Mentorship

Posted on Feb. 12, 2013

Artist Steve Lieber advocates bringing back mentorship for new artists in the comics world in his latest Dilettante column.

SPECIAL GUEST LIST GROWS AGAIN!

WonderCon Anaheim Adds 5 More Guests

Posted on Feb. 11, 2013

WonderCon Anaheim finalizes the show's 2013 guest list with the addition of Matt Kindt, John Layman, Jeff Parker, and Boris Vallejo and Julie Bell!

NOT A HOAX, NOT A DREAM, NOT AN IMAGINARY TAIL!

Friday Flashback 004: The Astonishing True Tale of the Comic-Con Cat

Posted on Feb. 7, 2013

Friday still seems to be the day for cat blogging on the Internet, so here it is: The secret origin of the Comic-Con cat . . . who he is and how he came to be!