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!

WonderCon Anaheim Toucan Tip of the Day
WONDERCON ANAHEIM TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY #3!

#3: It’s a Big Show … Plan Accordingly!

Posted on Mar. 21, 2014

WonderCon Anaheim takes up a lot of real estate at the Anaheim Convention Center. Have a back-up plan for meeting your friends and family if you get separated and your cellphone dies!

WonderCon Anaheim 2014
WONDERCON ANAHEIM'S 2014 PROGRAM BOOK COVER!

Cliff Chiang’s Wonder-ful Wonder Woman WonderCon Art!

Posted on Mar. 20, 2014

This year's WonderCon Anaheim Program Book cover art is revealed ... and can we just say we think Cliff Chiang's Wonder Woman is just plain Wonderful?

WonderCon Anaheim Toucan Tip of the Day
WONDERCON ANAHEIM TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY #2!

#2: Traveling to WonderCon Anaheim? Start Planning Now!

Posted on Mar. 20, 2014

It's never to early to start planning for WonderCon Anaheim 2014! We're one month away from the big show ... start preparing now!

WonderCon Anaheim Toucan Tip of the Day
WONDERCON ANAHEIM TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY #1!

#1: Buy Your Badges Online Now for WonderCon Anaheim 2014!

Posted on Mar. 19, 2014

We launch our series of WonderCon Anaheim Toucan Tips with the most important one of all: Buy your badges online now! Badges will not be available at the door this year.

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

Devourer of Words 014: Building Character

Posted on Mar. 18, 2014

Writer Marc Bernardin is back with a little exercise known as character building.

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

Open Online Registration 2014: You’ve Got Questions, We’ve Got Answers!

Posted on Mar. 14, 2014

With less than 24 hours to go, here is one last round of information to get you ready for Open Online Registration this Saturday, March 15!

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

Surviving Open Online Registration: 10 Tips for a Better Experience!

Posted on Mar. 12, 2014

Comic-Con International 2014 Badges will go on sale Saturday, March 15. These Toucan tips will help you get prepared for Open Online Registration!

WonderCon Wednesday
WONDERCON WEDNESDAY!

Robert A. Heinlein Blood Drive Returns to WonderCon Anaheim!

Posted on Mar. 12, 2014

You can give the gift of life by donating blood at WonderCon Anaheim during the Robert A. Heinlein Blood Drive on Friday and Saturday of the event.

Comic-Con International's Toucan Blog, The OFFICIAL SDCC Blog
STEVE LIEBER'S DILETTANTE

Dilettante 015: Analyzing Eisner

Posted on Mar. 11, 2014

Artist Steve Lieber examines a Spirit strip by Will Eisner, and reverse-engineers the master artist's storytelling choices.

Comic-Con International's Toucan Blog, The OFFICIAL SDCC Blog
COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL GRAPHIC NOVEL BOOK CLUB

Graphic Novel Book Club Discusses First Two Books!

Posted on Mar. 10, 2014

Comic-Con's Graphic Novel Book Clubs held their first two discussion groups ... here's what happened!

WonderCon Anaheim 2014
YIKES! GET THEM WHILE YOU CAN!

WonderCon Anaheim 2014 3-Day Badges Are Going Fast!

Posted on Mar. 6, 2014

Going to WonderCon Anaheim 2014? 3-Day badges are going fast!

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

Attending Comic-Con 101: Open Online Registration

Posted on Mar. 5, 2014

Welcome to the University of Comic-Con International. Please take a seat while your instructor passes out the syllabus and instructions for Open Online Registration. Class is in session!
 

WonderCon Wednesday
WONDERCON WEDNESDAY!

Comic Creator Connection Returns to WonderCon Anaheim!

Posted on Mar. 5, 2014

Aspiring writes and artists! The Comic Creator Connection returns to WonderCon Anaheim this year ... you could meet your next great collaborator!

Comic-Con International's Toucan Blog
MAGGIE'S WORLD

Maggie's World 015: Girls Allowed

Posted on Mar. 4, 2014

Maggie Thompson talks about the world of comics and female readers, reminding us that girls have always been "allowed" in comics.

WonderCon Anaheim Registration Update
WONDERCON ANAHEIM REGISTRATION UPDATE

WonderCon Anaheim 2014 Volunteer Registration Is Open!

Posted on Feb. 28, 2014

Interested in volunteering for WonderCon Anaheim 2014? Check out the easy instructions to register as a volunteer through your Member ID account on Monday, March 3.   

Comic-Con International's Toucan Blog
TURTLES FANS REJOICE!

CCI 2014 Souvenir Book Anniversary Addition: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 30th!

Posted on Feb. 28, 2014

Okay, Turtles fans, we hear you! We've added the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' 30th Anniversary to our list of celebrations in the CCI 2014 Souvenir Book!

WonderCon Wednesday
WONDERCON WEDNESDAY!

The Comic Arts Conference Returns to WonderCon Anaheim!

Posted on Feb. 26, 2014

The Comics Arts Conference returns to WonderCon Anaheim with 3 full days of great comics and academic programs. Here's an early sneak peek at their panel line-up for the 2014 event!

Comic-Con International 2014 Early Bird Hotel Sale
BOOK NOW IF YOU HAVE A COMIC-CON 2014 BADGE!

Comic-Con International 2014 Early Bird Hotels Are Open!

Posted on Feb. 25, 2014

The Comic-Con International Early Bird Hotel Sale is now open! If you already have a CCI 2014 badge, book now for hotels in Mission Valley and near the Airport at great rates and avoid the rush!

You Can Draw ... with Katie Cook!
SLOW WAY DOWN AND DRAW THIS ADORABLE MAIL-SNAIL!

You Can Draw with Katie Cook 012: Snail Mail!

Posted on Feb. 25, 2014

Katie Cook's latest drawing demo brings new meaning to the term "Snail Mail!"

Kelly Sue DeConnick: Pretty Deadly
“EMMA AND I BOTH THOUGHT 6 PEOPLE WERE GOING TO READ THIS BOOK. SO THIS IS OUR SHOT AT DOING WHATEVER WE WANT FOR THE 5 MINUTES THAT WE’RE GOING TO BE ALLOWED TO DO IT …”

Kelly Sue DeConnick, Part 2: Pretty Deadly

Posted on Feb. 20, 2014

Part 2 of our interview with WonderCon Anaheim special guest Kelly Sue DeConnick focuses on her creator-owned title, Pretty Deadly, plus upcoming work and life at home.

WonderCon Wednesday!
WONDERCON WEDNESDAY!

Son of Batman World Premiere at WonderCon Anaheim 2014!

Posted on Feb. 19, 2014

Only at WonderCon Anaheim 2014: The world premiere of the new DC Universe Animated Movie, Son of Batman!

Comic-Con International's Toucan Blog
SPECIAL GUESTS WAVE 3 IS HERE!

20 More Guests Announced for Comic-Con International 2014!

Posted on Feb. 18, 2014

The third wave of special guests for Comic-Con International 2014 has been announced!

Comic-Con International's Toucan Blog
MARC BERNARDIN'S DEVOURER OF WORDS

Devourer of Words 013: To How-To or Not to How-To

Posted on Feb. 18, 2014

Marc Bernardin talks about how-to books on writing and lists his favorites.

WonderCon Anaheim 2014
GET YOUR BADGES AND HOTEL RESERVATIONS NOW!

WonderCon Anaheim 2014 Badges and Hotel Reservations Now Available!

Posted on Feb. 14, 2014

WonderCon Anaheim 2014 badges and hotel reservations are now available! New for 2014: Badges will be sold ONLINE ONLY, so register while you can!

Captain Marvel
“EVERYTHING ABOUT CAROL JUST WANTS TO GO UP ... CHIN UP, HEART UP, HEAD UP, SHE JUST WANTS TO GO UP.”

Kelly Sue DeConnick, Part 1: The Right Stuff

Posted on Feb. 13, 2014

WonderCon Anaheim 2014 special guest Kelly Sue DeConnick talks to Toucan about her life in comics, including Captain Marvel and the Carol Corps!