And So It Begins

While Comic-Con is on for the next five days, the best place to follow along for outside events, tips, tricks and of course photos, will be our Twitter account: @OutsideComicCon. The events list on the website isn’t able to be updated from the road, so Twitter is where to find the latest news and happenings during SDCC! Keep calm and Comic-Con!  

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Nerd HQ Conversations Schedule

Nerd HQ Conversations Schedule

A Conversations for a Cause panel schedule, from The Nerd Machine‘s page on Brown Paper Tickets. The links take you to the individual event pages. Events an panelists are subject to change — go by what’s on the BPT web site. Ticket sales start Saturday, July 19 at noon Pacific time for a selection of the events, with more to be announced and go on sale as next Thursday draws closer! Nerd HQ Conversation Schedule Thursday, July 24 9:00am: A Conversation with Zachary Levi 12:00pm: A Conversation with the cast & director of Into The Storm (Sarah Wayne Callies, Matt Walsh, Max Deacon, Nathan Kress, Jon Reep, Kyle Davis, Steven Quale) 1:45pm: A Conversation with Craig Ferguson & Josh Robert Thompson 4:30pm: A Conversation with the cast &...

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Information on the Petco Park Interactive Zone!

This post originally appeared on the SDCC Unofficial Blog. Petco Park Events was kind enough to provide us with a map and hours for the annual Petco Park Interactive Zone, held just across the street from the San Diego Convention Center. This year the Interactive Zone brings us booths from upcoming movies like Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and Sin City 2, TV series including the Sleepy Hollow Headless-Horseman bridge, and a number of other activations, including the return of the Adult Swim Fun House. And — good news for foodies — the local food trucks will be on hand to help curve those convention-going appetites as well. Here’s the tentative layout and descriptions, below:  Zone Hours: Wednesday, July 23: 5:00pm (Preview Night) Thursday, July...

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All the Chuck Jones Gallery Events

The below events have limited space and require a phone RSVP at: (888) 294-9880 Tell them Outside Comic-Con sent you!  Wednesday, July 23 Dreamwork’s How to Train Your Dragon 2: 7pm-10pm Kick off San Diego Comic-Con the right way by swooping in to see Hiccup, Toothless, and his friends from How to Train Your Dragon 2. Exclusive, exhibition artwork from the Dreamworks film will be on display and available for purchase. Special guest artists from the film will also be on site to discuss their work and sign dedications for artwork acquired. This Facebook Event Page has additional details. Thursday, July 24th “Whats Up Doc?”: 7pm – 10pm The Chuck Jones Smithsonian preview event with limited edition artwork by Academy Award Winning Animator and Director, Chuck...

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Two Weeks to Comic-Con Giveaway

Two Weeks to Comic-Con Giveaway

Congratulations to winner Cortney S., and thank you to all who entered and tweeted about the prize drawing! See you at Comic-Con!   The big show is almost upon us, with just 2 weeks to go!  To celebrate, we will be holding one last prize drawing. Enter below for a chance to win this gorgeous Battlestar Galactica print from artist Jason Palmer: Ideally, the winner will be able to pick the print up from me at our Enchantment Under the SDCC party on Wednesday, July 23, but I can arrange to ship the print if needed. You can check out Jason Palmer’s art on his web site, and make sure to visit his booth #4407 on the Comic-Con show floor! Entries will be open until Sunday night, 7/13, at midnight Pacific time. A random winner will be selected on Monday. Good...

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