COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL REGISTRATION UPDATE

Comic-Con Registration Update
Posted on Sep. 20, 2019

Comic-Con 2020 Returning Registration is on the way and we’re here to make sure you and Forky are prepped and ready our first badge sale of the year!

JESSE HAMM'S CAROUSEL

Jesse Hamm for Comic-Con's Toucan Blog, the Only OFFICIAL SDCC and WonderCon Blog
Posted on Sep. 10, 2019

Jesse Hamm writes about outside influences for cartoonists, and what fields of study could benefit the working or aspiring comics artist.

MAGGIE'S WORLD BY MAGGIE THOMPSON

Maggie Thompson for Comic-Con's Toucan Blog, the Only OFFICIAL SDCC and WonderCon Blog
Posted on Sep. 3, 2019

It's Back to School time, and Maggie Thompson looks at the growing influence of comics on education.

Comic-Con 2019 Toucan Tips
COMIC-CON 2019 TOUCAN TIPS!

007: Comic-Con 2019 Exclusives Portal: Your Guide to Selection Confirmations!

Posted on Jul. 1, 2019

The online Exclusives Portal returns for Comic-Con 2019 ... Here's everything you need to know to use it!

Comic-Con 2019 Toucan Tips
COMIC-CON 2019 TOUCAN TIPS!

006: Comic-Con Educational Programming Track at San Diego Public Library

Posted on Jun. 28, 2019

Comic-Con partners once again with the San Diego Public Library for a five-day conference exploring the role of comics in promoting education and literacy for all ages. Best of all, you don't need a Comic-Con 2019 badge to get in ... just pre-register!

Comic-Con 2019 Toucan Tips
COMIC-CON 2019 TOUCAN TIPS!

005: Exhibitor Exclusives and Official Comic-Con Merchandise

Posted on Jun. 27, 2019

Exclusive Comic-Con 50 Merchandise is now available for pre-orders for 2019 attendees ... and we've posted our biggest-ever list of Exhibitor Exclusives! It's all right here in today's Toucan Tip!

Comic-Con
COMIC-CON EXCLUSIVES PORTAL

The Comic-Con 2019 Exclusives Portal is Live!

Posted on Jun. 27, 2019

The online Exclusives Portal for Comic-Con 50 is bursting at the seams with juicy exclusives and we can’t wait to share them with you!

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

Comic-Con’s June Book Club Report

Posted on Jun. 27, 2019

We’re back with a review of what each of our Comic-Con Graphic Novel Book Clubs read in June. This month we welcome the new Museum group to the fold, with their first-ever discussion meeting!

Comic-Con 2019 Toucan Tips
COMIC-CON 2019 TOUCAN TIPS!

004: Her Universe at Comic-Con 50!

Posted on Jun. 26, 2019

The #1 name in geek coutre is returning to Comic-Con this year! Here's a sneak peek at Her Universe's panels and events at Comic-Con 50!

Comic-Con 2019 Toucan Tips
COMIC-CON 2019 TOUCAN TIPS!

003: Comic-Con Museum: The Gathering Update

Posted on Jun. 25, 2019

Tickets for The Gathering, the first-ever fundraising event at the Comic-Con Museum in Balboa Park, are down to just a handful left ... buy yours now for this history-making event on Comic-Con's Preview Night, Wednesday, July 17!

Katie Cook for Comic-Con's Toucan Blog, the Only OFFICIAL SDCC and WonderCon Blog
3 ... 2 ... 1 ... BLAST OFF!

You Can Draw with Katie Cook 064: How to Draw a Space Cat!

Posted on Jun. 25, 2019

In honor of the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11 landing on the moon, we give you Katie Cook's Space Cat!

Comic-Con 2019 Toucan Tips
COMIC-CON 2019 TOUCAN TIPS!

#002: Tips for Navigating (and Enjoying!) the Exhibit Hall

Posted on Jun. 24, 2019

We've already posted the Comic-Con's 2019 Exhibitor Lists and Exhibit Hall Map ... now here are some Do's and Don'ts for getting around in the massive Exhibit Hall!

Comic-Con 2019 Toucan Tips
COMIC-CON 2019 TOUCAN TIPS!

001: Toucan Tips Are Back!

Posted on Jun. 21, 2019

Are you ready for Comic-Con 50? We're going to help you get ready with our annual series of Toucan Tips, starting today with a big recap of close to everything we've posted about the show to-date!

Comic-Con 2019 Exhibitor Lists and Exhibit Hall Map
GET READY FOR COMIC-CON 50!

2019 Exhibitor Lists and Exhibit Hall Map

Posted on Jun. 20, 2019

We're one month away from Comic-Con 50, July 18-21 at the San Diego Convention Center, and here are the exhibitor lists and Exhibit Hall map for 2019!

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

Devourer of Words 063: Days of Comic-Cons Past

Posted on Jun. 18, 2019

Marc Bernadin reminisces about past Comic-Cons he attended.

Comic-Con 2019 Souvenir Book Cover
GET READY FOR COMIC-CON 50!

Comic-Con Reveals 2019 Souvenir Book Cover by Jim Lee

Posted on Jun. 17, 2019

It's a bird, it's a plane, it's Superman ... and he's brought along a whole bunch of friends to help celebrate Comic-Con 50 and an extra-special edition of our annual Souvenir Book!

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

Comic-Con 2019 Badges Are Shipping!

Posted on Jun. 14, 2019

Put down the sofa pizza and listen up; Badges have started shipping!

Jesse Hamm for Comic-Con's Toucan Blog, the Only OFFICIAL SDCC and WonderCon Blog
JESSE HAMM'S CAROUSEL

Carousel 014: Convention Tips

Posted on Jun. 11, 2019

Whether you're just visiting a major convention like Comic-Con this summer, or plan to present your portfolio in a serious search for work, Jesse Hamm has you covered with ten tips for successful convention-ing!

Comic-Con 2019 Special Guests
COMIC-CON SPECIAL GUEST MONDAY!

Comic-Con Announces 10th Wave of 2019 Special Guests!

Posted on Jun. 10, 2019

Today's final special guest announcement for Comic-Con 2019 includes founding and former committee members who worked on the event over the years!

Comic-Con Museum Presents The Gathering, July 17, 2019
BATMAN WILL BE THE INAUGURAL INDUCTEE TO THE COMIC-CON MUSEUM CHARACTER HALL OF FAME

Comic-Con Museum Announces First Annual Event “The Gathering” on July 17

Posted on Jun. 4, 2019

Tickets to the Comic-Con Museum’s first annual fundraising event, The Gathering, are available now and you’re invited to attend! Held at the Museum’s future home in San Diego’s Balboa Park on Preview Night of Comic-Con (July 17, 2019), The Gathering will preview what is to come at the Museum, which is scheduled to open in 2021. 

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MAGGIE'S WORLD BY MAGGIE THOMPSON

Maggie’s World 072: Treats

Posted on Jun. 4, 2019

Maggie Thompson reminds us that Halloween is another Free Comic Book Day. Halloween?! IT'S JUNE. (Don't worry, there's method to her madness!)

Comic-Con 2019 Special Guests
COMIC-CON SPECIAL GUEST MONDAY!

Comic-Con Announces 9th Wave of 2019 Special Guests!

Posted on Jun. 3, 2019

We're back with our penultimate special guests reveal for Comic-Con 2019, to be held July 18-21 at the San Diego Convention Center.

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

Book Club Reads for May

Posted on May. 30, 2019

May Grey or not, the Comic-Con Graphic Novel Book Clubs brightened up the dreary San Diego weather (yes, it happens!) with some colorful graphic novels!

Katie Cook for Comic-Con's Toucan Blog, the Only OFFICIAL SDCC and WonderCon Blog
GIANT (SHY) MONSTER ALERT!

You Can Draw with Katie Cook 063: How to Draw a Shy Monster

Posted on May. 28, 2019

Katie Cook returns and she's brought along a giant (shy) monster with her!

Comic-Con 2019 Special Guests
COMIC-CON SPECIAL GUEST MONDAY!

Comic-Con Announces 8th Wave of 2019 Special Guests!

Posted on May. 27, 2019

Happy Memorial Day, America! Here's our 8th wave of special guests for Comic-Con 2019!

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

Devourer of Words 062: On Endings

Posted on May. 21, 2019

Avengers: Endgame, Game of Thrones ... Marc Bernardin talks about endings and how writers should remain true to their story.

Comic-Con 2019 Special Guests
COMIC-CON SPECIAL GUEST MONDAY!

Comic-Con Announces 7th Wave of 2019 Special Guests!

Posted on May. 20, 2019

As we float closer and closer to Comic-Con 2019, July 18-21 at the San Diego Convention Center, it's time for 8 more special guests!

2019 Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards
WILL EISNER COMIC INDUSTRY AWARDS

2019 Eisner Awards Judges' Comments

Posted on May. 15, 2019

The six judges for the 2019 Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards weigh in on their judging experience!