LET'S GO GOLDFISHIN'!

Katie Cook for Comic-Con International's Toucan Blog, the Only OFFICIAL SDCC Blog
Posted on Aug. 23, 2016

Katie Cook brings the summer to a close with a tutorial on how to draw the perpetually sunny goldfish!

MARC BERNARDIN'S DEVOURER OF WORDS

Comic-Con International's Toucan Blog, the Only OFFICIAL SDCC and WonderCon Blog
Posted on Aug. 16, 2016

You went to Comic-Con, you met some editors, you pitched your writing. Now what happens? Marc Bernardin has some sage advice on how to proceed...

COMIC-CON GRAPHIC NOVEL BOOK CLUBS

Comic-Con International Graphic Novel Book Clubs
Posted on Aug. 12, 2016

The Comic-Con International Graphic Novel Book Clubs hit the ground running after Comic-Con 2016 with a new quartet of books and discussions!

Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards
COMICS' BIGGEST NIGHT!

2014 Will Eisner Comic Industry Award Winners!

Posted on Jul. 26, 2014

The comic industry's biggest night was held Friday, July 25 at Comic-Con International! Here's a complete list of all the winners of the 2014 Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards!

Will Eisner Spirit of Comics Retailer Awards
12 FINALISTS THIS YEAR!

Will Eisner Spirit of Comics Retailer Award Finalists Announced!

Posted on Jul. 23, 2014

The judges have met and the 2014 field of 37 Will Eisner Spirit of Comics Retailer Awards nominees has been narrowed down to 12 finalists! Who will be this year's award recipient?

Comic-Con International 2014 Toucan Tip of the Day
COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL 2014 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY!

#31/SDCC 2014: The Final Tip: Make it YOUR Best Comic-Con Ever!

Posted on Jul. 23, 2014

Okay ... here we go! It's Preview Night, the official start of Comic-Con International 2014. Now it's all up to you!

Comic-Con International 2014 Toucan Tip of the Day
COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL 2014 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY!

#30/SDCC 2014: Some Additional Tips and a Little Review!

Posted on Jul. 22, 2014

We've gone through 29 straight days of Toucan Tips, providing you with info about Comic-Con 2014. Now it's time for a little review along with some last-minute reminders!

A Lucky Kitty!
WHO DOESN'T LOVE A CAT ON THE INTERNET?

You Can Draw with Katie Cook 017: A Lucky Kitty!

Posted on Jul. 22, 2014

Let's take a break from all this Comic-Con stuff and break out the pencils and draw with Katie Cook!

Comic-Con International 2014 Toucan Tip of the Day
COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL 2014 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY!

#29/SDCC 2014: Keep Your Comic-Con 2014 Badge … Even After the Show is Over for 2015 Online Badge Preregistration!

Posted on Jul. 21, 2014

We've said it before, we'll say it again: Wear your Comic-Con 2014 badge at all times in the Convention Center, but also make sure you keep it after the show ... you'll need it for 2015 preregistration!

Comic-Con International 2014 Toucan Tip of the Day
COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL 2014 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY!

#28/SDCC 2014: San Diego Weather for Comic-Con Week!

Posted on Jul. 20, 2014

The weather in San Diego is usually sunny and warm in July ... sometimes downright hot! So what's the weather outlook for Comic-Con week?

Comic-Con International 2014 Toucan Tip of the Day
COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL 2014 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY!

#27/SDCC 2014: Coming to Comic-Con? Leave Your Car at Home and Take Public Transportation

Posted on Jul. 19, 2014

Coming to Comic-Con? There are many modes of transportation to get you here! We definitely recommend our FREE shuttle bus service to and from the Convention Center and our hotels, and public transportation! Avoid the parking hassle!

Comic-Con International's Toucan Blog, the only OFFICIAL SDCC Blog!
MORE SCHEDULES AND INFO FOR COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL 2014!

All of Our Schedules for Other Comic-Con Events Are Now Online!

Posted on Jul. 18, 2014

Anime, Autographs, Children's Film Festival, Games, Portfolio Review: They're all now LIVE on our website!

Comic-Con International 2014 Toucan Tip of the Day
COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL 2014 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY!

#26/SDCC 2014: 2014 Quick Guide Web Edition Now Online!

Posted on Jul. 18, 2014

Our 2014 edition of the Quick Guide is now online! This special online edition features maps, the program schedule grids, the Exhibit Hall mega-map and all the Exhibitor lists! It's your one-stop shop for info for Comic-Con International 2014!

Comic-Con International 2014 Toucan Tip of the Day
COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL 2014 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY!

#25/SDCC 2014: Introducing Our New, Totally Redesigned OFFICIAL Comic-Con App!

Posted on Jul. 17, 2014

Introducing our brand-new, totally redesigned OFFICIAL Comic-Con App for iOS and Android!

Comic-Con International 2014 Toucan Tip of the Day
COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL 2014 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY

#24/SDCC 2014: Schedule in Some Quiet Time!

Posted on Jul. 16, 2014

Comic-Con can be overwhelming at times ... schedule in some outside time to breathe easy and relax!

Comic-Con International's Toucan Blog, the only OFFICIAL SDCC Blog!
MORE COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL 2014 INFO!

Maps and Hotel Pages Added!

Posted on Jul. 15, 2014

We continue to update you with important info for your Comic-Con visit next week! Today we've updated our Maps page, and added individual pages for our offsite Programming and Event locations: Hilton San Diego Bayfront, Horton Grand Theatre, Manchester Grand Hyatt, Marriott Marquis & Marina, and the Omni San Diego!

Comic-Con International 2014 Toucan Tip of the Day
COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL 2014 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY

#23/SDCC 2014: Our 2014 Restaurant Guide: Wear Your Badge When You Go Out to Eat!

Posted on Jul. 15, 2014

Today we answer the burning question that is on every Comic-Con attendee's mind at some point during the convention: What's for dinner? The answer is in our 2014 Restaurant Guide to dining establishments around the Convention Center! From a quick snack or a refreshing beverage to fine dining, we've got over 160 choices for you.

Comic-Con International's Toucan Blog, the only OFFICIAL SDCC Blog!
MARC BERNARDIN'S DEVOURER OF WORDS

Devourer of Words 018: They Just Said No

Posted on Jul. 15, 2014

Marc Bernardin has some sound advice for writers who get that dreaded rejection letter.

Comic-Con International 2014 Toucan Tip of the Day
COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL 2014 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY!

#22/SDCC 2014: Introducing the Toucan Tracker Wristbands for Hall H’s First Panel of the Day!

Posted on Jul. 14, 2014

We introduce a new way of tracking your progress into Hall H each day, with our Toucan Tracker Wristbands!

Comic-Con International 2014 Toucan Tip of the Day
COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL 2014 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY!

#21/SDCC 2014: Wrap It Up: I’ll Take It: the Sunday Programming Schedule is LIVE, Plus Our MySchedule Feature Returns!

Posted on Jul. 13, 2014

With the addition of Sunday, the complete Comic-Con 2014 Program Schedule is now online! And don't forget to use our MySchedule feature to track the panels and events you're interested in.

Comic-Con International 2014 Toucan Tip of the Day
COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL 2014 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY!

#20/SDCC 2014: Introducing the Playback Room, plus the Saturday Programming Schedule is LIVE!

Posted on Jul. 12, 2014

Saturday's Program Schedule is now live, plus we introduce our new Playback Room at the Omni San Diego hotel!

Comic-Con International 2014 Toucan Tip of the Day
COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL 2014 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY!

#19/SDCC 2014: Introducing the Horton Grand Theatre … plus the Friday Programming Schedule is LIVE!

Posted on Jul. 11, 2014

As the Friday Program Schedule goes live, we introduce you to our newest offsite programming room, the Horton Grand Theatre!

Comic-Con International 2014 Toucan Tip of the Day
COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL 2014 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY!

#18/SDCC 2014: Here We Go! The Thursday Programming Schedule is LIVE!

Posted on Jul. 10, 2014

Comic-Con is two short weeks away and here's what you've been waiting for: the rollout of our OFFICIAL Program Schedule, starting with Thursday, July 24!

Comic-Con International 2014 Toucan Tip of the Day
COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL 2014 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY!

#17/SDCC 2014: All the Fun Outside the Convention Center!

Posted on Jul. 9, 2014

There's a ton of things to do outside the Convention Center during Comic-Con International 2014! Visit these fun events and remember to always wear your Comic-Con 2014 badge!

Comic-Con International 2014 Toucan Tip of the Day
COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL 2014 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY!

#16/SDCC 2014: Convention Center Navigation Tips!

Posted on Jul. 8, 2014

The San Diego Convention Center can be daunting to navigate during Comic-Con International ... here are some tips for moving around the convention and what to do with your strollers.

Comic-Con International's Toucan Blog, the only OFFICIAL SDCC Blog!
STEVE LIEBER'S DILLETANTE

Dilettante 019: What Makes an Artist Say Yes to a Script?

Posted on Jul. 8, 2014

Steve Lieber explores how a pitch or a script can influence an artist to collaborate with a writer.

Comic-Con International 2014 Toucan Tip of the Day
COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL 2014 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY!

#15/SDCC 2014: Grab the FREE Comic-Con Publications at the Show!

Posted on Jul. 7, 2014

When you get to Comic-Con International 2014, make sure you pick up copies of our publications! They'll help you to both navigate and remember the event!

Comic-Con International 2014 Toucan Tip of the Day
COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL 2014 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY!

#14/SDCC 2014: Hall H and Plaza Park Lines!

Posted on Jul. 6, 2014

Thinking about lining up early for those Hall H panels? While Comic-Con discourages anyone from doing this, we do have some guidelines to keep in mind if you're entering Plaza Park next to the Convention Center early to line up.