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!

2015 Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards
THE JUDGES HAVE SPOKEN!

2015 Eisner Awards Judges' Comments

Posted on May. 8, 2015

This year's Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards judges talk about their experiences picking the nominations!

Comic-Con International's Toucan Blog, the Only OFFICIAL SDCC Blog
MAGGIE'S WORLD BY MAGGIE THOMPSON

Maggie’s World 029: Uncovering Comics

Posted on May. 5, 2015

Maggie Thompson reminds us that you can't judge a book--especially a comic book!--by it's cover.

Comic-Con International 2015 Special Guests
COMIC-CON SPECIAL GUEST MONDAY ... THE PENULTIMATE EDITION!

Thirteenth Wave of Comic-Con International 2015 Special Guests!

Posted on May. 4, 2015

It's May and we're still going strong with our 2015 Special Guests announcements! Here are 5 more talented creators who will be appearing at Comic-Con this year.

A Nerdy Cat
THERE AREN'T ENOUGH CATS ON THE INTERNET!

You Can Draw with Katie Cook 026: How to Draw a Nerdy Cat!

Posted on Apr. 28, 2015

Katie Cook takes the risky step of drawing a cat on the Internet! Do you think it will be popular?

Comic-Con International 2015 Special Guests
COMIC-CON SPECIAL GUEST MONDAY!

Twelfth Wave of Comic-Con International 2015 Special Guests!

Posted on Apr. 27, 2015

We're coming down the home stretch with our Comic-Con International 2015 Special Guests announcements ... here are 5 more guests for this year's big show!

Comic-Con International's Toucan Blog, the only OFFICIAL SDCC Blog!
MARC BERNARDIN'S DEVOURER OF WORDS

Devourer of Words 027: Should You Read the Comments?

Posted on Apr. 21, 2015

Marc Bernardin offers some advice on how to deal with critics on the Internet.

Comic-Con International's Toucan Blog, the Only OFFICIAL SDCC Blog!
COMIC-CON SPECIAL GUEST MONDAY!

Eleventh Wave of Comic-Con International 2015 Special Guests!

Posted on Apr. 20, 2015

It's Monday, which means we have 5 more great special guests for Comic-Con 2015!

Comic-Con International's Toucan Blog, the only OFFICIAL SDCC Blog!
STEVE LIEBER'S DILETTANTE

Dilettante 028: Things I Learned from Benjamin Dewey's "The Tragedy Series"

Posted on Apr. 14, 2015

Steve Lieber returns with a look at the work of another cartoonist whose work he admires: Benjamin Dewey's The Tragedy Series.

Comic-Con International 2015 Special Guests
COMIC-CON SPECIAL GUEST MONDAY!

Tenth Wave of Comic-Con International 2015 Special Guests!

Posted on Apr. 13, 2015

We reach 50--count 'em, FIFTY!--special guests for Comic-Con International 2015 with today's 5 new additions!

Maggie's World by Maggie Thompson
MAGGIE'S WORLD BY MAGGIE THOMPSON

Maggie’s World 028: Comics Introductions

Posted on Apr. 7, 2015

Maggie Thompson tries to answer the tough question of how to introduce a non-comics reader to the comics world.

Comic-Con International 2015 Special Guests
COMIC-CON SPECIAL GUEST MONDAY!

Ninth Wave of Comic-Con International 2015 Special Guests Announced!

Posted on Apr. 6, 2015

We're back with 5 more great special guests for Comic-Con International 2015!

WonderCon Anaheim 2015 Toucan Tip of the Day
WONDERCON ANAHEIM 2015 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY

#30 Now It’s Up to You! WonderCon Anaheim 2015 Is Here!

Posted on Apr. 2, 2015

Okay ... now it's your turn: Make this your best WonderCon ever!

WonderCon Anaheim 2015 Toucan Tip of the Day
WONDERCON ANAHEIM 2015 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY

#29 Our OFFICIAL Comic-Con App Now Features WonderCon Anaheim 2015 Info!

Posted on Apr. 1, 2015

Our OFFICIAL Comic-Con App now includes WonderCon Anaheim 2015 info, including the complete Program Schedule, Exhibitor lists, maps, and more!

WonderCon Anaheim 2015 Toucan Tip of the Day
WONDERCON ANAHEIM 2015 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY

#28 Are You Ready for WonderCon Anaheim 2015? Let’s Review!

Posted on Mar. 31, 2015

WonderCon Anaheim 2015 is this weekend! Are you ready for the big show? Let's review and find out ... we promise there won't be a quiz (and if there is, it won't count for more than 10% of your grade).

WonderCon Anaheim 2015 Toucan Tip of the Day
WONDERCON ANAHEIM 2015 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY

#27 Share the Love: #WONDERCON #WCA15

Posted on Mar. 30, 2015

If you're active on social media while visiting WonderCon Anaheim 2015, don't forget to include our official hashtags: #wondercon and #wca2015!

WonderCon Anaheim 2015 Toucan Tip of the Day
WONDERCON ANAHEIM 2015 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY

#26 Hey … What’s the Weather Like in Anaheim This Week?

Posted on Mar. 29, 2015

What could be nicer than Southern California in April? Here's an advance look at the Anaheim weather for WonderCon weekend!

WonderCon Anaheim 2015 Toucan Tip of the Day
WONDERCON ANAHEIM 2015 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY

#25 Make Someone’s Day!

Posted on Mar. 28, 2015

You know, it's the little things that people remember ... take the time to be kind and courteous to your fellow fans at WonderCon Anaheim 2015!

WonderCon Anaheim 2015
WONDERCON ANAHEIM 2015 UPDATE!

Strollers Are Not Allowed in WonderCon Programming Rooms

Posted on Mar. 27, 2015

For those of you bringing strollers to WonderCon Anaheim 2015, please note that they are not allowed in the programming rooms.

WonderCon Anaheim 2015 Toucan Tip of the Day
WONDERCON ANAHEIM 2015 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY

#24 When Do We Eat?

Posted on Mar. 27, 2015

Okay ... let's figure out where we're going to eat at WonderCon Anaheim 2015! We can't go without food, right? ("Oh, look ... there's an Official WonderCon 2015 T-shirt with Batgirl ... I can eat tomorrow.")

WonderCon Anaheim 2015
LOOK FOR OUR WONDERCON BILLBOARD!

WonderCon Anaheim Featured on Hollywood Billboard!

Posted on Mar. 26, 2015

With WonderCon Anaheim 2015 just a week away, reminders about the event are showing up in Southern California, including our first-ever billboard!

WonderCon Anaheim 2015 Toucan Tip of the Day
WONDERCON ANAHEIM 2015 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY

#23 More WonderCon Schedules!

Posted on Mar. 26, 2015

Our 2015 schedule is now complete with the addition of the schedules for Anime, Children's Film Festival, Games, and Portfolio Review sessions!

WonderCon Anaheim 2015 Toucan Tip of the Day
WONDERCON ANAHEIM 2015 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY

#22 Where Do We Park?

Posted on Mar. 25, 2015

Parking information is now available for WonderCon Anaheim 2015. Once again, we will be utilizing the lots at the Anaheim Convention Center, plus the Disney Toy Story lot and space at Anaheim GardenWalk.

WonderCon Anaheim 2015 Toucan Tip of the Day
WONDERCON ANAHEIM 2015 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY

#21 The Quick Guide Is Here!

Posted on Mar. 24, 2015

It's your Online Guide to the entire WonderCon Anaheim 2015 event ... featuring maps, exhibitor lists, and the program schedule grids! Download it now or read it online!

You Can Draw with Katie Cook 025: A Cute Bat
LET'S GO BATTY!

You Can Draw with Katie Cook 025: How to Draw a Bat That's Too Cute for Its Own Good:

Posted on Mar. 24, 2015

Not all bats are fierce, dark avengers of the night, as Katie Cook shows us today in her latest drawing tutorial!

Comic-Con International 2015 Special Guests
COMIC-CON SPECIAL GUEST MONDAY!

Eighth Wave of Comic-Con International 2015 Guests Announced!

Posted on Mar. 23, 2015

It's the big 4-0 ... 40 special guests, that is! Today we announce five more Comic-Con International special guests for this year's big show!