WINTER IS NOT ONLY COMING, IT'S STAYING ALL YEAR!

Katie Cook for Comic-Con International's Toucan Blog, the Only OFFICIAL SDCC and WonderCon Blog
Posted on Apr. 24, 2018

Winter seems never-ending in the Midwest this year, and in "honor" of that dubious achievement, Katie Cook is back, and this time she's drawing her friend, the Yeti.

COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL SPECIAL GUESTS!

Comic-Con International 2018 Special Guests
Posted on Apr. 23, 2018

It's Monday and the only good thing about it is six more guests for Comic-Con International 2018! Don't worry ... Friday is right around the corner!

COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL GRAPHIC NOVEL BOOK CLUBS

Comic-Con International Graphic Novel Book Clubs
Posted on Apr. 20, 2018

All 7 branches of the Comic-Con International Graphic Novel Book Clubs met in the cool and slightly soggy month of April to discuss books.

Scott Snyder at WonderCon Anaheim 2018, March 23–25 at the Anaheim Convention Center
WONDERCON ANAHEIM SPECIAL GUEST ADDITION!

Scott Snyder to Appear at WonderCon Anaheim 2018!

Posted on Feb. 13, 2018

Comics writer Scott Snyder (Batman, Dark Nights: Metal) has joined the WonderCon Anaheim 2018 special guests list!

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

Carousel #001: How to Draw Everything!

Posted on Feb. 13, 2018

Comic-Con welcomes Jesse Hamm, our newest Toucan contributor! Jesse's "Carousel" column will post the second Tuesday of every month and deal with advice and tips for both artists.

Comic-Con International 2018 Special Guests
COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL SPECIAL GUESTS!

Comic-Con Announces 4th Wave of 2018 Special Guests!

Posted on Feb. 12, 2018

Four more special guests for Comic-Con International 2018, July 19–22 at the San Diego Convenrion Center!

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 058: Done in One

Posted on Feb. 6, 2018

Maggie Thompson talks about an increasingly rare comics storytelling format, "Done In One," where a comics story is complete in one issue.

Comic-Con International 2018 Special Guests
COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL SPECIAL GUESTS!

Comic-Con Announces 3rd Wave of 2018 Special Guests!

Posted on Feb. 5, 2018

The first Monday in February brings the announcement of four more special guests for Comic-Con International 2018!

WondeCon Anaheim
WONDERCON ANAHEIM

Attention Guardians Of WonderCon!

Posted on Feb. 1, 2018

Volunteer registration opens today and you can be part of the team! 

Comic-Con International 2018 Special Guests
COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL SPECIAL GUESTS!

Comic-Con Announces 2nd Wave of 2018 Special Guests!

Posted on Jan. 29, 2018

Four more special guests for Comic-Con International 2018 on this last Monday of January!

Comic-Con International 2018 Souvenir Book Anniversaries
GET READY FOR COMIC-CON 2018!

Comic-Con 2018 Souvenir Book Call for Submissions!

Posted on Jan. 25, 2018

The moment writers and artists have been waiting for is finally here: We reveal the Comic-Con International 2018 Souvenir Book anniversary themes!

Katie Cook for Comic-Con International's Toucan Blog, the Only OFFICIAL SDCC and WonderCon Blog
IT'S ALWAYS A GOOD TIME TO DRAW A CUTE LIL BUNNY!

You Can Draw with Katie Cook 053: How to Draw a Cute Lil Bunny

Posted on Jan. 23, 2018

With Easter a few months away, it's never too early to learn to draw a cute lil bunny the Katie Cook way!

Comic-Con International 2018 Special Guests
COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL SPECIAL GUESTS!

Comic-Con Announces 1st Wave of 2018 Special Guests!

Posted on Jan. 22, 2018

Strap in as we launch our first (of many!) special guest announcements for Comic-Con International 2018, to be held July 19–22 at the San Diego Convention Center!

Comic-Con International Graphic Novel Book Clubs
JANUARY BOOK CLUB REPORT!

Start the New Year with Comics!

Posted on Jan. 19, 2018

Our Comic-Con International Graphic Novel Book Clubs started the New Year right with a diverse selection of graphic novels!

Will Eisner Spirit of Comics Retailer Award
NOMINATE YOUR FAVORITE COMIC BOOK SHOP!

Call for Nominations for the 2018 Will Eisner Spirit of Comics Retailer Award

Posted on Jan. 18, 2018

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2018 Will Eisner Spirit of Comics Retailer Award. Nominate your favorite store by April 6, 2018!

WonderCon Anaheim 2018 Registration Update
WONDERCON ANAHEIM 2018 REGISTRATION UPDATE

Don't Get Slimed, Buy Online!

Posted on Jan. 17, 2018

Peter Venkman, a scientist, is here with a note about WonderCon Anaheim badges. 

WonderCon Anaheim 2018 Special Guests
WONDERCON WEDNESDAY!

WonderCon Anaheim Announces Seventh Wave of 2018 Special Guests!

Posted on Jan. 17, 2018

We're back for one final announcement (but you never know!) of WonderCon Anaheim 2018 Special Guests!

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 052: Resolved

Posted on Jan. 16, 2018

Marc Bernardin looks back at his 2017 New Year's Resoulutions to see how he did.

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

Comic-Con Adds a Seventh Book Club in Balboa Park!

Posted on Jan. 11, 2018

What better way to start 2018 than with a new Comic-Con International Graphic Novel Book Club, this one in Balboa Park at the future site of the Comic-Con for Popular Culture!

WonderCon Anaheim 2018 Special Guests
WONDERCON WEDNESDAY!

WonderCon Anaheim Announces Sixth Wave of 2018 Special Guests!

Posted on Jan. 10, 2018

Ring in the New Year with our first announcment of more WonderCon Anaheim 2018 special guests!

 

Steve Lieber for Comic-Con International's Toucan Blog, the Only OFFICIAL SDCC and WonderCon Blog
DILETTANTE BY STEVE LIEBER

Dilettante 052: The Takeaway

Posted on Jan. 9, 2018

Steve Lieber wraps up his 5-year run on Toucan with his final column of advice for artists, "The Takeaway."

Comic-Con International's Toucan Blog, the Only OFFICIAL SDCC and WonderCon Blog
THE FUTURE IS NOW!

Welcome to 2018!

Posted on Jan. 5, 2018

Fly into 2018 as we give a sneak preview of what's coming up SOON here on Toucan, Comic-Con International's OFFICIAL SDCC and WonderCon Blog!

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 057: Take Another Look

Posted on Jan. 2, 2018

Maggie Thompson starts the New Year with a look at the joys of rereading, and how it's so much easier to do so these days than in the past.

Comic-Con International's Toucan Blog, the Only OFFICIAL Blog of Comic-Con and WonderCon
HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO US!

Toucan Turns 5 Today!

Posted on Dec. 12, 2017

Five fateful years ago today, Toucan, the only OFFICIAL blog of Comic-Con International and WonderCon Anaheim, launched on this very website!

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

Tech World, Excellent!

Posted on Dec. 7, 2017

Ex-Squeeze me? Baking powder? It sounded like you said you have technical questions about Comic-Con 2018 Open Registration. 

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

Buddy the Elf joins the Professor to talk registration codes.

Posted on Dec. 6, 2017

The four main food groups for Toucans are candy, candy canes, candy corns, and registration codes. 

WonderCon Anaheim 2018 Special Guests
WONDERCON WEDNESDAY!

WonderCon Anaheim Announces Fifth Wave of 2018 Special Guests!

Posted on Dec. 6, 2017

Four more great special guests for WonderCon Anaheim 2018, March 23–25 at the Anaheim Convention Center, in our last guests update for the year!

WonderCon Anaheim 2018 Badges and Hotel Reservations
TEN GREAT HOTELS TO CHOOSE FROM!

Reserve Your WonderCon Anaheim 2018 Hotel Room Now!

Posted on Dec. 5, 2017

Here's the perfect holiday gift for your family or yourself: Book a fun-filled weekend at WonderCon Anaheim 2018, March 23-25 at the Anaheim Convention Center ... badges and hotel reservations are now available!