Category: San Diego Comic Con 2013

Articles from San Diego Comic Con 2013

SDCC 2013 - Petco Launch Star Wars Line

SDCC 2013: Introducing Petco’s Star Wars Pet Fans collection

San Diego Comic Con had something for everyone this year, including man’s best friend. This year Petco held a “Yappy Hour” where everyone was able to bring their pets for a special Star Wars themed experience. Lots of dogs were on hand donning the newly launched apparel from the newly launched Star Wars Pet Fans collection. Everyone was able to take a special photo with Darth Vader, Chewbacca and others as well as have their...

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SDCC 2013 – Introducing Loot Crate, It’s Comic-con in a box!

  Subscription boxes appear to be all the rage right now. From beauty boxes to children’s clothes, there seems to be a subscription box for pretty much anything. So when I started to see more and more people sharing their love for Loot Crate, a service that was geared towards geek and gaming culture, my interest totally peeked. I was lucky enough to sit down with the company’s founders, Chris Davis and Matt Arevalo, during...

SDCC 2013 – Up Nintendo’s Sleeves

According to video game hardware sales research, Nintendo has seen a steady increase in hardware sales over the past few weeks – including a 137% sales global sales increase with the Wii U. Certainly games like Animal Crossing: New Leaf, Shin Megami Tensei IV, the digital release of New Super Luigi U, and the impending launch of Pikmin 3 have helped push systems, but that does not mean that Nintendo is out of tricks for the rest...

SDCC 2013 – USA Network Psych Roundtable Interviews

  USA Network’s Psych returned to San Diego Comic Con with tons of treats for die-hard fans. This year, fans were able to attend a sneak peek showing of their upcoming musical episode with a special meet and greet with the show’s cast and creators as well as attend a Psych panel. Since I wasn’t able to attend the screening, I was able to attend the roundtables with the cast and creators where everyone was...

SDCC 2013: A Peek at TMNT Out of the Shadows

At San Diego Comic Con, the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles were out of the sewer and onto the Xbox Public Demo room for all to play. The 4 player beat em’ up had fans of the old arcade series and newcomers alike lining up to play. The game sported the campy art style of today’s Ninja Turtles and is coupled with flashy ninja-esque movements. If goal is a comic-styled arcade pick-up-and-play of yester-year, then the game is...

SDCC 2013 – Xbox on the Floor

During San Diego Comic Con, we got a taste of what Xbox had to offer for the upcoming seasons in the Xbox Comic-Con Media Showcase. Titles for both the Xbox One and the 360 were on the floor to either view or play. Some titles are still in Alpha, but the majority (if not all) are slated to release by the end of the year. These titles included Battlefield 4, Project Spark, Fantasia, Ryse: Son of Rome...

SDCC 2013 – The Legend of Korra: ‘Book Two: Spirits’ Airing This September

The Legend of Korra – the successor of the renowned Avatar: The Last Airbender series – aired last spring. Its unique Asian inspired steampunk universe quickly set the series’ apart of anything else that has aired; and its element bending martial arts have memorized fans from the beginning. Unfortunately, we have been left in the dark since season one’s finale since negotiations between creators Michael Dante DiMartino and Bryan Konietzk and Nickelodeon regarding The Legend...