Comic-Con can be overwhelming at times ... schedule in some outside time to breathe easy and relax!
We continue to update you with important info for your Comic-Con visit next week! Today we've updated our Maps page, and added individual pages for our offsite Programming and Event locations: Hilton San Diego Bayfront, Horton Grand Theatre, Manchester Grand Hyatt, Marriott Marquis & Marina, and the Omni San Diego!
Today we answer the burning question that is on every Comic-Con attendee's mind at some point during the convention: What's for dinner? The answer is in our 2014 Restaurant Guide to dining establishments around the Convention Center! From a quick snack or a refreshing beverage to fine dining, we've got over 160 choices for you.
Marc Bernardin has some sound advice for writers who get that dreaded rejection letter.
We introduce a new way of tracking your progress into Hall H each day, with our Toucan Tracker Wristbands!
#21/SDCC 2014: Wrap It Up: I’ll Take It: the Sunday Programming Schedule is LIVE, Plus Our MySchedule Feature Returns!
With the addition of Sunday, the complete Comic-Con 2014 Program Schedule is now online! And don't forget to use our MySchedule feature to track the panels and events you're interested in.
Saturday's Program Schedule is now live, plus we introduce our new Playback Room at the Omni San Diego hotel!
As the Friday Program Schedule goes live, we introduce you to our newest offsite programming room, the Horton Grand Theatre!
Comic-Con is two short weeks away and here's what you've been waiting for: the rollout of our OFFICIAL Program Schedule, starting with Thursday, July 24!
There's a ton of things to do outside the Convention Center during Comic-Con International 2014! Visit these fun events and remember to always wear your Comic-Con 2014 badge!
The San Diego Convention Center can be daunting to navigate during Comic-Con International ... here are some tips for moving around the convention and what to do with your strollers.
Steve Lieber explores how a pitch or a script can influence an artist to collaborate with a writer.
When you get to Comic-Con International 2014, make sure you pick up copies of our publications! They'll help you to both navigate and remember the event!
Thinking about lining up early for those Hall H panels? While Comic-Con discourages anyone from doing this, we do have some guidelines to keep in mind if you're entering Plaza Park next to the Convention Center early to line up.
Before you don that amazing costume you've spent the past year designing and constructing, please read our Costume Weapons Policy and make sure your weapon is in compliance with it!
Each year, Comic-Con invites an amazing roster of special guests ... writers, artists, historians and scholars from the world of comics, and authors and artists famous for their work in the science fiction, fantasy, and horror genres. This year is no exception ... get to know our special guests!
Comic-Con International 2014 special guest Stan Sakai is celebrating the 30th anniversary of his signature character, Usagi Yojimbo! Read all about Stan, his Rabbit Ronin, and what's coming up for this beloved comics series, in this exclusive Toucan interview.
You're going to want to hang on to that Comic-Con Badge you get when you check in at the Convention Center ... and here's why ...
Our first batch of Comic-Con 2014 Exclusives are now online, featuring 55 companies with 180 separate exclusives at launch!
Comic-Con International is a big place and cell phones have that annoying habit of dying just when you need them most! Always have a back-up plan in place for where to meet your friends and family, when it's time to get together again!
Maggie Thompson talks about how we're living in the real Golden Age of comic book-oriented books and biographies ... a perfect time for us comic book obsessives!
It's like a map to buried treasure! The Comic-Con International 2014 Exhibit Hall Map and the complete list of exhibitors are now online!
Comic-Con International takes place in one of the most naturally beautiful cities in the country, San Diego. Get outside during your visit to SDCC and see at least some of the sights that this wonderful city offers!
San Diego weather is almost always summer-like, but here are some tips for navigating the sometimes-frigid Convention Center and offsite venues and staying comfortable!
A lot can happen in a year in a major city and San Diego is no exception! We run down some of the new additions to downtown, within walking distance of the Convention Center.