COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL REGISTRATION UPDATE

Comic-Con International Registration Update
Posted on Oct. 20, 2017

You’ve got questions, we’ve got answers! Let Professor Toucan guide you through our latest version of Comic-Con Returning Registration frequently asked questions. 

COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL REGISTRATION UPDATE

COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL REGISTRATION UPDATE
Posted on Oct. 18, 2017

Join Eleven, Mike, Lucas, and Dustin on a campaign to obtain Comic-Con badges on October 28, 2017!

MARC BERNARDIN'S DEVOURER OF WORDS

Marc Bernardin for Comic-Con International's Toucan Blog, the Only OFFICIAL SDCC and WonderCon Blog
Posted on Oct. 17, 2017

Marc Bernardin talks about who has the right to write cultural and ethnic characters and stories in comics.

Comic-Con International Graphic Novel Book Clubs
COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL GRAPHIC NOVEL BOOK CLUBS

October Brings Mysterious Readings to 4 of Our Groups!

Posted on Oct. 12, 2017

October brings some mysterious and magical readings to our various book club branches!

Comic-Con International Registration Update
COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL REGISTRATION UPDATE

Great Scott! Comic-Con 2018 Returning Registration is on the way!

Posted on Oct. 10, 2017

If Professor Toucan’s calculations are correct, when this baby hits 88 miles per hour, you’re going to see some serious information about how to successfully participate in Returning Registration!

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STEVE LIEBER'S DILETTANTE

Dilettante 050: Tips on Writing Your First Comic

Posted on Oct. 10, 2017

Steve Lieber returns with some advice for first-time comics writers from a seasoned artist!

Comic-Con International Registration Update
COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL REGISTRATION UPDATE

Comic-Con 2018 Professional Badge Registration

Posted on Oct. 5, 2017

Online professional badge registration will open Wednesday, October 11, 2017. Let's huddle up and go over the most important questions! 

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MAGGIE'S WORLD BY MAGGIE THOMPSON

Maggie’s World 055: It’s Pronounced ZEEN

Posted on Oct. 3, 2017

Maggie Thompson continues to write about "stuff," this time with a closer look at fanzines and their origins in the worlds of science fiction and comics.

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I SCREAM, YOU SCREAM ... YOU GET THE PICTURE.

You Can Draw with Katie Cook 050: How to Draw Fancy Ice Cream

Posted on Sep. 26, 2017

Katie Cook draws ice cream. Not just ice cream, FANCY ice cream. With a cat.

Marc Bernardin for Comic-Con International's Toucan Blog, the Only OFFICIAL SDCC and WonderCon Blog
MARC BERNARDIN'S DEVOURER OF WORDS

Devourer of Words 049: Feedback Loop

Posted on Sep. 19, 2017

Every writer needs feedback and most are asked to give it in return. Marc Bernardin has some hints on what to look for and what to give back.

Comic-Con International Registration Update
COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL REGISTRATION UPDATE

The Child-to-Junior Badge Validation Deadline is Imminent!

Posted on Sep. 18, 2017

Professor Toucan here with an urgent warning! Deadline approaching! Deadline approaching! Pull up a chair and settle in for an informational FAQ (and how to!) about the child-to-junior badge validation process.

Comic-Con International Graphic Novel Book Clubs
COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL GRAPHIC NOVEL BOOK CLUBS

September Book Club Book Report

Posted on Sep. 14, 2017

It's September, which means it's time for more Comic-Con International Graphic Novel Book Club book reports!

Comic-Con International Graphic Novel Book Clubs
COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL GRAPHIC NOVEL BOOK CLUBS!

Comic-Con Adds a Sixth Book Club in Escondido!

Posted on Sep. 12, 2017

And then there were 6! Comic-Con adds a new Graphic Novel Book Club at the Escondido Public Library in October ... see how you can be a part of it!

Maggie Thompson for Comic-Con International's Toucan Blog, the Only OFFICIAL SDCC and WonderCon Blog
MAGGIE'S WORLD BY MAGGIE THOMPSON

Maggie's World 054: Dealing with Stuff

Posted on Sep. 5, 2017

Maggie Thompson talks about STUFF. Call it a collection, or a "five-dumpster" house, it all comes down to one thing: Stuff.

Comic-Con International Salutes Jack Kirby's 100th Birthday
HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO THE KING OF COMICS!

Jack Kirby’s 100th Birthday!

Posted on Aug. 28, 2017

Jack Kirby, the King of Comics, was born on this day in 1917! We've uploaded the entire 60-page Kirby Centennial section from this year's Comic-Con Souvenir Book, including some new pages featuring rare Kirby art created exclusively for Comic-Con, to celebrate!

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JUST LIKE 2 PEAS IN A POD ... LITERALLY!

You Can Draw with Katie Cook 049: How to Draw 2 Peas in a Pod!

Posted on Aug. 22, 2017

Katie Cook returns after our July Comic-Con break with a new tutorial, featuring the proverbial 2 peas in a pod!

Marc Bernardin for Comic-Con International's Toucan Blog, the Only OFFICIAL SDCC and WonderCon Blog
MARC BERNARDIN'S DEVOURER OF WORDS

Devourer of Words 048: Comic-Con 2017

Posted on Aug. 15, 2017

Marc Bernardin returns to tell us about his experiences at Comic-Con 2017 and how they differed from previous years.

Comic-Con International Graphic Novel Book Clubs
COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL GRAPHIC NOVEL BOOK CLUBS

August Book Club Report

Posted on Aug. 11, 2017

After all the excitement of Comic-Con, our Graphic Novel Book Clubs met to discuss 6 new books in early August!

Comic-Con International 2018 Registration Update
COMIC-CON 2018 REGISTRATION UPDATE!

Child-To-Junior Validation … and Beyond!

Posted on Aug. 10, 2017

Information about the child-to-junior validation process, Comic-Con 2018 badge sales, and rendezvousing with Star Command!
 

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STEVE LIEBER'S DILETTANTE

Dilettante 049: Alack Sinner

Posted on Aug. 8, 2017

Steve Lieber writes about the lasting influence of Alack Sinner, drawn by Jose Muñoz and written by Carlos Sampayo.

Maggie Thompson for Toucan, the Only OFFICIAL SDCC and WonderCon Blog!
MAGGIE'S WORLD BY MAGGIE THOMPSON!

Maggie’s World 053: Serendipity

Posted on Aug. 1, 2017

Our regular bloggers return in August, starting with Maggie Thompson, who talks about her serendipitous trip to Comic-Con 2017!

Comic-Con International 2017 Masquerade Winners
COMIC-CON 2017 IS HISTORY!

Comic-Con 2017 Masquerade Winners!

Posted on Jul. 24, 2017

Comic-Con 2017 is sadly behind us, but there's still a bit of news ... here are the winners of this year's Masquerade!

Comic-Con International 2017 Toucan Tip of the Day
COMIC-CON 2017 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY!

#30: Welcome to Comic-Con 2017!

Posted on Jul. 19, 2017

Here we go! Welcome to Comic-Con International 2017 ... have a safe and fun show!

Comic-Con International 2017 Toucan Tip of the Day
COMIC-CON 2017 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY!

#29: Very Important Additional Tips!

Posted on Jul. 18, 2017

Comic-Con 2017 is almost upon us ... one more day until Preview Night! Here are some additional tips and reminders to keep in mind if you're coming to the big show!

Comic-Con International 2017 Toucan Tip of the Day
COMIC-CON 2017 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY!

#28: This Year’s Souvenir Book Salutes Jack Kirby and Will Eisner Centennials

Posted on Jul. 17, 2017

This year's Comic-Con Souvenir Book is the biggest one ever, chock full of amazing art and articles ... make sure to get your FREE copy (while supplies last) in the Sails Pavilion when you pick up your bag and lanyard, plus out other free publications, the Events Guide and the Quick Guide! Here's a rundown of the articles in this year's book.

Comic-Con International 2017 Toucan Tip of the Day
COMIC-CON 2017 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY!

#27: How to Navigate and Enjoy the Comic-Con 2017 Exhibit Hall!

Posted on Jul. 16, 2017

The Comic-Con International Exhibit Hall is a HUGE place and can be a bit daunting at times! Here are some tips for making you way around the hall.

Comic-Con International 2017 Toucan Tip of the Day
COMIC-CON 2017 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY!

#26: Costume Props Policy Reminder

Posted on Jul. 15, 2017

Important reminder: If you're coming to Comic-Con 2017 in costume and that costume includes props, make sure you check in at one of our two Costume Props Check Desks, located in Lobby C and Lobby E on the ground floor of the San Diego Convention Center, and get your props checked and tagged!

Comic-Con International 2017 Toucan Tip of the Day
COMIC-CON 2017 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY!

#25: 2017 Quick Guide Online!

Posted on Jul. 14, 2017

The online version of the 2017 Comic-Con Quick Guide is now available! Featuring maps, important info and the schedule-at-a-glance programming grids. Read it online or download it now!