MARC BERNARDIN'S DEVOURER OF WORDS

Marc Bernardin for Comic-Con's Toucan Blog, the Only OFFICIAL SDCC and WonderCon Blog
Posted on Jun. 18, 2019

Marc Bernadin reminisces about past Comic-Cons he attended.

GET READY FOR COMIC-CON 50!

Comic-Con 2019 Souvenir Book Cover
Posted on Jun. 17, 2019

It's a bird, it's a plane, it's Superman ... and he's brought along a whole bunch of friends to help celebrate Comic-Con 50 and an extra-special edition of our annual Souvenir Book!

COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL REGISTRATION UPDATE

Comic-Con International Registration Update
Posted on Jun. 14, 2019

Put down the sofa pizza and listen up; Badges have started shipping!

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

Carousel 014: Convention Tips

Posted on Jun. 11, 2019

Whether you're just visiting a major convention like Comic-Con this summer, or plan to present your portfolio in a serious search for work, Jesse Hamm has you covered with ten tips for successful convention-ing!

Comic-Con 2019 Special Guests
COMIC-CON SPECIAL GUEST MONDAY!

Comic-Con Announces 10th Wave of 2019 Special Guests!

Posted on Jun. 10, 2019

Today's final special guest announcement for Comic-Con 2019 includes founding and former committee members who worked on the event over the years!

Comic-Con Museum Presents The Gathering, July 17, 2019
BATMAN WILL BE THE INAUGURAL INDUCTEE TO THE COMIC-CON MUSEUM CHARACTER HALL OF FAME

Comic-Con Museum Announces First Annual Event “The Gathering” on July 17

Posted on Jun. 4, 2019

Tickets to the Comic-Con Museum’s first annual fundraising event, The Gathering, are available now and you’re invited to attend! Held at the Museum’s future home in San Diego’s Balboa Park on Preview Night of Comic-Con (July 17, 2019), The Gathering will preview what is to come at the Museum, which is scheduled to open in 2021. 

Maggie Thompson for Comic-Con's Toucan Blog, the Only OFFICIAL SDCC and WonderCon Blog
MAGGIE'S WORLD BY MAGGIE THOMPSON

Maggie’s World 072: Treats

Posted on Jun. 4, 2019

Maggie Thompson reminds us that Halloween is another Free Comic Book Day. Halloween?! IT'S JUNE. (Don't worry, there's method to her madness!)

Comic-Con 2019 Special Guests
COMIC-CON SPECIAL GUEST MONDAY!

Comic-Con Announces 9th Wave of 2019 Special Guests!

Posted on Jun. 3, 2019

We're back with our penultimate special guests reveal for Comic-Con 2019, to be held July 18-21 at the San Diego Convention Center.

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

Book Club Reads for May

Posted on May. 30, 2019

May Grey or not, the Comic-Con Graphic Novel Book Clubs brightened up the dreary San Diego weather (yes, it happens!) with some colorful graphic novels!

Katie Cook for Comic-Con's Toucan Blog, the Only OFFICIAL SDCC and WonderCon Blog
GIANT (SHY) MONSTER ALERT!

You Can Draw with Katie Cook 063: How to Draw a Shy Monster

Posted on May. 28, 2019

Katie Cook returns and she's brought along a giant (shy) monster with her!

Comic-Con 2019 Special Guests
COMIC-CON SPECIAL GUEST MONDAY!

Comic-Con Announces 8th Wave of 2019 Special Guests!

Posted on May. 27, 2019

Happy Memorial Day, America! Here's our 8th wave of special guests for Comic-Con 2019!

Marc Bernardin for Comic-Con's Toucan Blog, the Only OFFICIAL SDCC and WonderCon Blog
MARC BERNARDIN'S DEVOURER OF WORDS

Devourer of Words 062: On Endings

Posted on May. 21, 2019

Avengers: Endgame, Game of Thrones ... Marc Bernardin talks about endings and how writers should remain true to their story.

Comic-Con 2019 Special Guests
COMIC-CON SPECIAL GUEST MONDAY!

Comic-Con Announces 7th Wave of 2019 Special Guests!

Posted on May. 20, 2019

As we float closer and closer to Comic-Con 2019, July 18-21 at the San Diego Convention Center, it's time for 8 more special guests!

2019 Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards
WILL EISNER COMIC INDUSTRY AWARDS

2019 Eisner Awards Judges' Comments

Posted on May. 15, 2019

The six judges for the 2019 Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards weigh in on their judging experience!

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

Carousel 013: Mapping

Posted on May. 14, 2019

Jesse Hamm talks about Mapping, a way of world-building in your comic pages.

Comic-Con 2019 Special Guests
COMIC-CON SPECIAL GUEST MONDAY!

Comic-Con Announces 6th Wave of 2019 Special Guests!

Posted on May. 13, 2019

It's Monday ... that means 8 more Comic-Con 2019 Special Guests!

Maggie Thompson for Comic-Con's Toucan Blog, the ONLY Official SDCC and WonderCon Blog
MAGGIE'S WORLD BY MAGGIE THOMPSON

Maggie's World 071: Gag Cartoons

Posted on May. 7, 2019

Maggie Thompson talks about gag cartoons, those one-panel wonders in newspapers and magazines that (hopefully) make ua laugh each time we read one.

Comic-Con 2019 Special Guests
COMIC-CON SPECIAL GUEST MONDAY!

Comic-Con Announces 5th Wave of 2019 Special Guests!

Posted on May. 6, 2019

The first Monday in May brings us not only May flowers, but EIGHT more Comic-Con 2019 Special Guests!

Comic-Con 2019 Badge Auctions
DIDN'T GET A BADGE TO COMIC-CON 2019? HERE'S ANOTHER CHANCE!

Comic-Con 2019 Badge Auction

Posted on Apr. 30, 2019

For the first time in years, Comic-Con will make available cancelled and returned badges to the general public. This year, we’ve decided to auction these returned badges to help raise funds for the Comic-Con Museum, to be located in San Diego’s Balboa Park.
 

Comic-Con 2019 Special Guests
COMIC-CON SPECIAL GUEST MONDAY!

Comic-Con Announces 4th Wave of 2019 Special Guests!

Posted on Apr. 29, 2019

If it's Monday, it must be time for six more special guests! Here's our latest announcement on who's coming to Comic-Con 2019, July 18-21 at the San Diego Convention Center.

Comic-Con 2019 Special Guests
COMIC-CON SPECIAL GUEST MONDAY!

Comic-Con Announces 3rd Wave of 2019 Special Guests!

Posted on Apr. 22, 2019

We're back on this Easter Monday with six more great special guests for Comic-Con 2019, to be held July 18-21 at the San Diego Convention Center!

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

Our April Book Club Report!

Posted on Apr. 18, 2019

It's almost the end of the month, so you know what that means ... it's time for our Comic-Con Graphic Novel Book Club report!

WonderCon Anaheim 2019 Masquerade Winners
WONDERCON ANAHEIM 2019 RECAP

WonderCon Anaheim 2019 Masquerade Winners

Posted on Apr. 17, 2019

The WonderCon Anaheim Masquerade celebrated its15th anniversary in 2019 ... here are the big winners from this year's Sarturday night costume competition!

Marc Bernardin for Comic-Con's Toucan Blog, the ONLY Official SDCC and WonderCon Blog
MARC BERNARDIN'S DEVOURER OF WORDS

Devourer of Words 061: Gearing Up

Posted on Apr. 16, 2019

Marc Bernardin returns with solid advice for every writer who plans to pitch their work at conventions this year.

Comic-Con 2019 Special Guests
COMIC-CON SPECIAL GUEST MONDAY!

Comic-Con Announces 2nd Wave of 2019 Special Guests!

Posted on Apr. 15, 2019

We all know just how much you LOVE Mondays ... so here's a little day brightener for you: SIX more Comic-Con 2019 special guests!

Comic-Con International
COMIC-CON INTERNATIONAL

Comic-Con 2019 Shuttle Information

Posted on Apr. 9, 2019

The shuttles are a changin’

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

Carousel 012: Thumbnails

Posted on Apr. 9, 2019

Jesse Hamm talks about the importance of using thumbnails to set the stage in your comic art.

Comic-Con 2019 Special Guests
COMIC-CON SPECIAL GUEST MONDAY!

Comic-Con Announces 1st Wave of 2019 Special Guests!

Posted on Apr. 8, 2019

Let's jump right in and get this Comic-Con thing started! Here's our first special guest announcement for 2019 ... six great guests to launch our Comic-Con Special Guest Monday feature!