Toucan talks to one of the pioneers of comics retailing, Bud Plant, on his many years in the comics industry and as a fan.
Write this one down . . . it's one of the most important tips we can give you about being at Comic-Con: HANG ON TO YOUR BADGE!
The complete schedule for the 2013 Comic-Con International Independent Film Festival!
Want to avoid the massive morning line-up? Take your time getting to the Convention Center each day!
Today's Toucan Tip clues you in to a "not-so-secret entrance" to the Mezzanine and upstairs levels of the San Diego Convention Center!
In this month's "You Can Draw . . ." tutorial, Katie Cook shows us how to draw the perfect--if somewhat rare--Mad Scientist Bunny!
There's a great big world of fun and excitement outside of Comic-Con International at the San Diego Convention Center. Get out there and explore San Diego!
We reveal the cover to this year's Souvenir Book, created exclusively for Comic-Con by Sandman cover artist Dave McKean!
The Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards will be presented in a gala event at Comic-Con on Friday night, July 19. Every comics fan in attendance should go to this presentation honoring the comics industry's finest!
Today's tip: Have a plan in place in advance to meet your friends and family members at Comic-Con at the end of your day.
We know you want to take photos, but be aware of the crowd around you with this great tip!
You'll be dancing like our little Toucan friend to the left when you see the amazing amount of exclusives that will appear at Comic-Con this year!
Today's Toucan Tip is for all your cosplayers that come to Comic-Con. It's important that you read and understand our Costume Weapons Policy!
Tom Spurgeon returns with twenty more tips for attending Comic-Con 2013!
Today's Toucan Tip reminds you that those people in line with you are there for the same reason you are: We all love this stuff. Strike up a conversation!
Our Toucan Tip of the Day concerns having a back-up plan for all your panel choices.
We launch our new "Toucan Tip of the Day" feature with the most obvious bit of advice for your Comic-Con visit: START. PLANNING. NOW.
Marc Bernardin offers his own thoughts on convention season, including his love/hate relationship with cons.
Comic-Con International 2013 is one month away . . . get ready for an avalanche of information as we gear up for the big event!
We kick off our Comic-Con 2013 Toucan coverage with comics journalist Tom Spurgeon's tips for attending the big show!
Steve Lieber talks about that most wonderful time of the year . . . comic convention season!
Part two of the Toucan Interview with Eisner Award nominated Best Penciler/Inker Chris Samnee focuses on his work on Daredevil, cover art, and his recent Adventures of Superman tale!
Maggie Thompson offers tips on how to be a fan and maximize your convention experience.
Chris Samnee, the Eisner-nominated Best Penciler/Inker of Daredevil and Comic-Con special guest, talks about the beginnings of his career in part one of the Toucan Interview!
Katie Cook returns with this month's drawing lesson: a cute baby dragon, live from a hotel room at a comic book convention somewhere in this great land of ours!