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Heading To San Diego Comic-Con? You Could Score Tickets For Conan O'Brien

May 13, 2015 at 10:35 AM | by | ()

Conan O'Brien loves going where no late night talk show host has gone before. He's taken his TBS show, Conan, on the road each year since the series launched in 2010, traveling to Chicago, New York City, Atlanta, Dallas, and, most recently, Cuba.

So, what's next for this traveling talk show? Conan recently announced his show will be the first to broadcast live from San Diego Comic-Con from July 8-12, 2015. Conan has booked the Spreckels Theater in downtown San Diego where, for the first time, the show will tape and air new episodes on Friday and Saturday.

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Three Totally Free Things to Do at San Diego Comic-Con This Weekend

July 25, 2014 at 3:43 PM | by | ()

Yesterday we gave you three fun, free things to do at San Diego Comic-Con this weekend, but that just wasn't enough. So, here are three more unique events taking place for everyone (and not just badge holders):

Get a Marge Simpson Makeover

The MAC Cosmetics Gaslamp store will be selling the highly anticipated Simpsons collection for one day only on Saturday. Fans will be able to get the line before its official launch in September and receive a Marge Simpson-inspired makeover by a MAC Artist. The store is located at 234 Fifth Ave.

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Where to Lounge and Recharge Gadgets (for Free) During San Diego Comic-Con

July 23, 2014 at 3:57 PM | by | ()

Heading to San Diego Comic-Con this week? If you've been before you'll know how exhausting it can be fighting the crowds, waiting in lines, and carrying around all that new swag. Coming to the rescue is the Marriott Rewards program, which will be offering SDCC attendees the chance to perk up at the San Diego Marriott Marquis & Marina Perk Up! Lounge.

To receive your free invite, just download the Marriott Guest Services App and find a LocalPerk, which will direct you to the hotel's Perk Up! Lounge. The lounge will have everything you need to relax, charge your phone, or refuel.

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Experience 'The Ender's Game' at San Diego Comic-Con This Weekend

July 19, 2013 at 1:11 PM | by | ()

Fans of the novel The Ender's Game can immerse themselves into Battle School at San Diego Comic-Con this weekend.

Summit Entertainment and HGTV have created The Enders Game Fan Experience, which is so big they couldn't fit into the convention center. Located outside the Hilton Gaslamp, the experience takes fans through sets created for the upcoming movie.

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Comic-Con Convinces Cast of 'Twilight' to Dish on Favorite Restaurant

July 13, 2012 at 11:01 AM | by | ()

This week marked the beginning of the end for the Twilight cast as they officially began promoting the final movie in the series, Breaking Dawn Part 2.

The cast was in San Diego yesterday for their last Comic-Con panel and press conference. And since the films are winding down they were eager to reminiscence about the movies, and the fun they had making them.

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Outwit, Outplay and Outrun Zombies in San Diego, This Week Only

July 12, 2012 at 11:16 AM | by | ()

Ever wonder how you would fair in a zombie apocalypse? If you're in San Diego this week you can find out.

Petco Park is about to be transformed into The Walking Dead Escape, an obstacle course where "survivors" will have to outwit "zombies." The event, which was designed to coincide with San Diego Comic-Con, will take place tonight, July 12, 6pm-9pm, Friday, July 13, 1pm-9pm, and Saturday, July 14, 11am-6pm.

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Comic-Con Updates: No to Weapons, but Yes to 'The Goonies'

July 10, 2012 at 1:49 PM | by | ()

Each year the folks at San Diego Comic-Com make a few tweaks to their system, some that benefit fans, and some that seem to make life at the Con even more difficult.

Here are a few changes (both good and bad) to be aware of before heading out to SDCC this week:

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San Diego Comic-Con to Give Fans a Second Chance at Badges

March 26, 2012 at 1:26 PM | by | ()

When tickets to San Diego Comic-Con went on sale March 3rd the badges sold out in 90 minutes, but many fans were left out in the cold due to problems with the link Comic-Con sent out to registered users.

In an attempt to make it up to those fans, Comic-Con is going to resell returned tickets tomorrow morning. The resale event will be open only to those who already have a confirmed Member ID and have not already purchased a 4 day pass or a Saturday night ticket. The online ticket resale will take place on March 27 at 8:00 a.m. PST so get your alarm clock ready.

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