WILL EISNER COMIC INDUSTRY AWARDS

2019 Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards
Posted on May. 15, 2019

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

JESSE HAMM'S CAROUSEL

Jesse Hamm for Comic-Con's Toucan Blog, the Only OFFICIAL SDCC and WonderCon blog
Posted on May. 14, 2019

Jesse Hamm talks about Mapping, a way of world-building in your comic pages.

COMIC-CON SPECIAL GUEST MONDAY!

Comic-Con 2019 Special Guests
Posted on May. 13, 2019

It's Monday ... that means 8 more Comic-Con 2019 Special Guests!

WonderCon Anaheim 2019 Toucan Tips
WONDERCON ANAHEIM 2019 TOUCAN TIPS!

#11: Picking Up Your Badge Onsite

Posted on Mar. 18, 2019

Picking up your badge onsite? Where do you go for the WonderCon Program Book and your badge and lanyard? We have you covered in today's Toucan Tip!

WonderCon Anaheim 2019 Toucan Tips
WONDERCON ANAHEIM 2019 TOUCAN TIPS!

#10: Important Info for WonderCon Volunteers!

Posted on Mar. 15, 2019

Volunteering at WonderCon Anaheim 2019? The Volunteer Registration Desk has a new home at the Anaheim Convention Center: ACC North!

WonderCon Anaheim 2019 Toucan Tips
WONDERCON ANAHEIM 2019 TOUCAN TIPS!

#09: Explore WonderCon’s Artists’ Alley and Small Press Areas!

Posted on Mar. 14, 2019

WonderCon's amazing Artists' Alley and Small Press Areas are so large you can spend your entire visit just exploring them! Here are some tips on how to go about doing just that.

WonderCon Anaheim 2019 Toucan Tips
WONDERCON ANAHEIM 2019 TOUCAN TIPS!

Toucan Tip Extra! Official WonderCon T-shirts and Merchandise!

Posted on Mar. 13, 2019

We're pleased to announce our complete list of WonderCon Anaheim 2019 Official T-shirts and Merchandise! These items are offered exculsively by WonderCon and are the only official event merchandise. Plus: Our first list of Exhibitor Exclusives is now live!

WonderCon Anaheim 2019 Toucan Tips
WONDERCON ANAHEIM 2019 TOUCAN TIPS!

#08: Creative Collaboration Opportunities at WonderCon Anaheim

Posted on Mar. 13, 2019

Visit something new at WonderCon Anaheim 2019 ... Our Creative Collaboration Room!

WonderCon Anaheim 2019 Toucan Tips
WONDERCON ANAHEIM 2019 TOUCAN TIPS!

#07: Additional Schedules, Blood Drive, and Special Offers!

Posted on Mar. 12, 2019

Updates for Anime, Children's Film Festival, Comics Arts Conference, Games, Portfolio Review, the Robert A. Heinlein Blood Drive, and Special Offers ... We have you covered in today's WonderCon Anaheim 2019 Toucan Tip, featuring a whole slew of updated schedules and info!

WonderCon Anaheim 2019 Toucan Tips
WONDERCON ANAHEIM 2019 TOUCAN TIPS!

#06: WonderCon Anaheim 2019 Exclusives Portal!

Posted on Mar. 9, 2019

The online WonderCon Anaheim 2019 Exclusives Portal is back and better than ever! Read today's Toucan Tip for complete info.
 

WonderCon Anaheim
WONDERCON ANAHEIM EXCLUSIVES PORTAL

Exclusives Portal Step-By-Step Guide

Posted on Mar. 8, 2019

The Exclusives Portal is back for WonderCon Anaheim 2019 – and this time around, we’ve got some exciting new features!

WonderCon Anaheim 2019 Toucan Tips
WONDERCON ANAHEIM 2019 TOUCAN TIPS!

#05: The Complete WCA 2019 Programming Schedule Is Here!

Posted on Mar. 8, 2019

Here it is: The complete WonderCon Anaheim 2019 Program Schedule!

Comic-Con and the Comic-Con Museum present Cover Story: The Art of Comic-Con 50
THE FIRST COMIC-CON MUSEUM EXHIBITION!

Cover Story: The Art of Comic-Con 50

Posted on Mar. 7, 2019

Presenting the first-ever exhibition at the Comic-Con Museum: Cover Story: The Art of Comic-Con 50 celebrates 50 years of Souvenir Book covers and runs on select dates from March 16 through August 4, 2019. Admission is free!

WonderCon Anaheim 2019 Toucan Tips
WONDERCON ANAHEIM 2019 TOUCAN TIPS!

#04: Group Panels Featuring Our Special Guests!

Posted on Mar. 7, 2019

WonderCon Anaheim 2019 has an amazing list of special guests, all of which will appear on spotlight panels that focus on them. But did you know we also do Group Panels that put them together to talk about a variety of topics? (It's kinda like our version of Superhero Team-up!)

WonderCon Anaheim 2019 Toucan Tips
WONDERCON ANAHEIM 2019 TOUCAN TIPS!

#03: General Information About Attending WCA Programming

Posted on Mar. 6, 2019

Going to panels? Waiting patiently for our Programming Schedule? Here are some tips to help you attend programming at WonderCon Anaheim 2019!

WonderCon Anaheim 2019 Toucan Tips
WONDERCON ANAHEIM 2019 TOUCAN TIPS!

#02: WonderCon Anaheim Exhibit Hall Do’s and Don’ts

Posted on Mar. 5, 2019

Get ready to tackle the WonderCon Anaheim 2019 Exhibit Hall with these tips on how to better explore this giant space!

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

Maggie’s World 069: Age

Posted on Mar. 5, 2019

Maggie Thompson looks at the ages of some comic creators and how old they were when they created some of their most memorable characters.

WonderCon Anaheim 2019 Toucan Tips
WONDERCON ANAHEIM 2019 TOUCAN TIPS!

#01: WonderCon Anaheim Toucan Tips Return!

Posted on Mar. 4, 2019

Faster than a speeding bullet! More powerful than a locomotive! WonderCon Anaheim's Toucan Tips come hurtling back to help you better enjoy this year's big show, March 29-31 at the Anaheim Convention Center!

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

February Book Club Reads!

Posted on Feb. 28, 2019

All 7 groups of the Comic-Con Graphic Novel Book Clubs returned to their regular discussions in February ... here's what they read!

WonderCon Anaheim 2019 Exhibitor Lists and Exhibit Hall Map
GET READY FOR WONDERCON 2019!

WonderCon Exhibitor Lists & Exhibit Hall Map Now Online

Posted on Feb. 27, 2019

As we slowly slip into March, here's another big piece of the giant WonderCon Anaheim 2019 puzzle: The complete Exhibitor Lists and Exhibit Hall Map!

Katie Cook for Comic-Con's Toucan Blog, the Only OFFICIAL SDCC and WonderCon Blog
USE THIS SEAL OF APPROVAL WISELY!

You Can Draw with Katie Cook 062: How to Draw a Seal of Approval!

Posted on Feb. 26, 2019

Katie Cook give us her official Seal of Approval in this month's drawing tutorial!

WonderCon Anaheim
WONDERCON ANAHEIM

WonderCon Anaheim 2019 Badges Are Shipping

Posted on Feb. 22, 2019

Toothless has just flown in with a special announcement! 

Comic-Con 50, July 18-21 at the San Diego Convention Center
MORE COMIC-CON 50 NEWS!

Our Second Comic-Con 50 Logo Is Here!

Posted on Feb. 22, 2019

Comic-Con 50 is rapidly approaching, and here is our second logo commemorating the event, July 18-21, 2019 (with Preview Night on July 17), at the San Diego Convention Center!

WonderCon Anaheim 2019, March 29-31 at the Anaheim Convention Center
WONDERCON WEDNESDAY!

WonderCon Anaheim 2019 Program Book Cover Celebrates Detective Comics #1000!

Posted on Feb. 13, 2019

It's here ... this year's WonderCon Anaheim 2019 Program Book cover features one of comics' most popular characters celebrating a momentous anniversary!

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

Carousel 011: Close Read: King Tut's Tomb

Posted on Feb. 12, 2019

Jesse Hamm offers an artist's eye view of the work of one of comics' greats: José Luis García-López!

WonderCon Anaheim
WONDERCON ANAHEIM

Badge Price Increase Rapidly Approaching

Posted on Feb. 11, 2019

Come on down! You’re the next contestant on The Badge Price is Right!

WonderCon Anaheim 2019 Special Guests
WONDERCON WEDNESDAY!

WonderCon Anaheim Announces Final Wave of 2019 Special Guests!

Posted on Feb. 6, 2019

Let's start out February with a BANG! with our final WonderCon Anaheim 2019 special guests announcement!

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

Maggie’s World 068: Covers

Posted on Feb. 5, 2019

Maggie Thompson talks about comic book covers. From the first thing people see on a book, to collecting covers, to variants and fancy gimmicks, she has the topic ... covered. (GROAN)