San Diego police seek information in assault on cosplayer — UPDATED

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TweetUPDATE: 6:30 pdt: I have received an official press release from the San Diego Harbor Unified District Police  that a man has been arrested in connection with this incident. The statement reads: Harbor Police arrested a 29-year-old man early Sunday morning, July 27th in a hotel at 333 West Harbor Drive. He was booked into San […]

SDCC ’14: Defending the “Superfan” to the NY Times

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Tweet As just reported, the NY Times delivered a pretty strong diss to the economics of Comic-Con, and I’m sure con vets and observers will be responding very soon, as Marvel’s CB Cebulski already did: @Comixace They fail to mention that the line at Subway on Thurs was that long because of a Community promotion […]

SDCC ’14: Report, Comic-Con attendees are cheapskates again

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Veteran NY Times entertainment business writers Michael Cieply and Brooks Barnes have perhaps put the final curse on a year in which SDCC got a little bit smaller, by reviving claims that con-goers are low rent consumers unworthy of high end sponsorships:

SDCC 14: #comicsbeat Still happy about the tiny Guardians of the Galaxy cosplayers that won Best Group at @marvel Cosplay contest! #sdcc

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SDCC ’14: Ronan Farrow, Chuck Nice and Lea Delaria on sexual harassment at cons???

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Tweet MSNBC’s Ronan Farrow got comedians Chuck Nice and Lea Dearia on his show to talk about Geeks for CONsent and their campaign to get more signage and a clearer harassment policy at the SDCC. Their take on it was the usual talk show bold face talking points surrounded by awkward laughing. The Geeks for […]

SDCC ’14: Cutest Little Rocket!

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There are some totes adorbs kids in costume running around San Diego. This little Rocket Raccoon is one of them.

SDcc ’14: WB comes to Hall H for a Bats v Supes stare down

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TweetHere’s the 140-word version: WB still has a ways to go to catch up with Marvel where the superhero movies are concerned. Longer: After making a sacrifice to the ancient con gods, I was able to get into this morning’s WB movie panel in Hall H without camping out since 6 pm the previous night, […]

SDCC 14: #comicsbeat Inside Hall H Hobbit.

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SDCC 14: #comicsbeat They’re not even waiting til we leave. #SDCC

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SDCC 14: #comicsbeat Someone lost their tail in the toilet. #sdcc #sdcc2014

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SDCC 14: #comicsbeat The year the shoe broke. Does anyone have duct tape? Srsly. Calling all cosplayers. #sdcc #sdcc2014

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SDCC 14: #comicsbeat Toothless, you don’t look well. What’s wrong, boy? #sdcc

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SDCC 14: #comicsbeat Congratulations to the remarkable @hotwingforgery for winning 1st place in the @skylandersthegame costume contest!

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SDCC 14: #comicsbeat The Red Viper lives at #sdcc

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SDCC ’14: Hall H shocker! No lines!

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TweetRT @GeekSideShowing: @SD_Comic_Con @HallHLine is none existent pic.twitter.com/z6PdRyEPUC #HallH #SDCC — SDCC Unofficial Blog (@SD_Comic_Con) July 25, 2014 Whaaaaaaaaaat? Was it just a slow day in Hall H? Or were we more right than we even knew about this being the year things didn’t get crazier? Did the new wristband system—and the ban on tents, […]

SDCC 14: #comicsbeat Kneel before your god(zilla)

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