Category: San Diego Comic Con

San Diego Comic Con 2014

SDCC 2014: In Photos

San Diego Comic Con sadly came and went. I say sadly because each and every year, San Diego Comic Con is filled to the brim with aisles, panels and experiences that are unlike any convention. It’s the one time a year where each and EVERY segment of Pop Culture is represented. From upcoming theatrical releases to TV to comics as well as everything in between, it’s safe to say that at San Diego Comic Con there is...

SDCC 2014: Forza Horizon 2

Fans of Forza Motorsport 5 are in for a treat. Announced at E3, Forza Horizon 2 promises to surpass its predecessor in 4 key areas: beauty, freedom, action-packed fun, and online/social connectivity. Banking off of the console power of the Xbox One, Turn 10 with developer Playground Games aimed towards making their car / racing game scream next gen. Launching in the US on September 30, 2014, Forza Horizon 2 will house over 200 cars,...

SDCC 2014: Get Juiced with Sunset Overdrive

Ready for a wacky new open world experience fueled by Overcharge Delirium XT!? Spawning from some of the concepts and successes of Resistance 3, Sunset Overdrive is Insomniac’s latest sample of survival horror gameplay with a much lighter and more upbeat twist. This latest installment is based on three overall themes: fun during terrible times, be who you want to be, and “major mcfuck-ups” (yes a quote from Insomniac themselves). What exactly is in store...

SDCC 2014: “Halo: The Master Chief Collection” Preview

For those of you that are dying for Halo 5 to come out, Halo: The Master Chief Collection is a heavy helping of Halo to hold off Xbox One owners before they pass out. Halo: The Master Chief Collection packages the four Master Chief-centered Halo games, from the very first, Halo: Combat Evolved, to Halo 4. With E3 in the rear-view mirror, there has been even more details released for the highly anticipated game. RFMag...

SDCC 2014: Disney Infinity Adds ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ Play Set

Disney Infinity is back and the 2.0 version is turning out to be pretty interesting. Last week, Disney announced  that Stitch and Tinker Bell will join Merida, Maleficent and all of the characters from Disney Infinity and Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes in Toy Box 2.0 this fall. Today, on the eve of San Diego Comic Con, Disney revealed the Guardians of the Galaxy Play Set. Let’s run through all the new characters that were just...

IDW SDCC 2014 Exclusives

SDCC 2014 – The Exclusives (Toys, Comics, and much more!)

Can you believe it? San Diego Comic Con is right around the corner! We are utterly excited to be attending the show this year and can’t wait to share the latest direct from the San Diego Comic Con! We are so excited, in fact, that we can’t stop using freaking exclamation points! This year, we’re going to try our best to keep a comprehensive list of exclusives announced for this year’s San Diego Comic Con....

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...