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SDCC 2014: Hologram Homer Sued

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A hologram of Homer Simpson that appeared onstage with creator Matt Groening at this year’s Comic Con in San Diego has created a lawsuit opportunity for the company Hologram USA, which claims it owns the technology used to create Hologram Homer and wasn’t contacted for authorization nor paid a licensing fee by Fox to use […]

San Diego Sues Salt Lake Over Comic Con Usage

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The organizers of the San Diego Comic Con are suing the organizers of the Salt Lake Comic Con in Utah over the copyright usage of the term “comic con”. The San Diego-based Comic Con has been synonymous with the term since the event originated there in 1970. The Utah-based event began last year and attracted […]

Holy Dark Knight, Batman! Frank Miller To Appear At Comic Con

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Frank Miller, the man responsible for bringing us “The Dark Knight Returns” in 1986, will be coming to Comic Con in San Diego as part of the festivities surrounding the Caped Crusader’s 75th anniversary. Miller will be part of a Warner Bros. panel entitled “Batman 75: Legends of the Dark Knight,” which will take place […]

Hordak Set To Terrorize Comic Con

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Mattel has done the unthinkable – releasing Hordak to terrorize the thousands at the 2014 Comic Con in San Diego next month. The Hordak action figure from the “He-Man and the Masters of the Universe” animated show of the 1980s will be offered in “Filmation”-style complete with a robot hand and cannon arm. Additionally, Hordak […]

Archer Action Figure To Debut At Comic Con

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You knew it had to come sooner or later [phrasing] and it finally has – a six-inch action figure of Sterling Archer, the star secret agent of the FX animated series “Archer”. There will be 1500 of the suave, formal wearing Archer action figures available at the Factory Entertainment booth [#2747] at the 2014 Comic […]

Nickelodeon Scouting For Raw Talent At Comic Con

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Nickelodeon will have their usual heavy presence at the annual Comic Con in San Diego next month and part of that heavy presence will include members of the Nickelodeon animation department manning the official Nickelodeon booth with the express intent of soliciting the raw talents of anybody who thinks they are an animator and might […]

Vegeta Action Figure Will Appear At Comic Con

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Vegeta as he originally appeared – with brown hair and a green-and-orange Saiyan combat suit – will be available as an action figure from Tamashii Nations at the 2014 Comic Con in San Diego. The action figure features four hand parts – including a special scouter crusher hand part – and three face parts. Vegeta […]

Her Universe Fangirl Apparel Coming To Comic Con

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In a collaboration with Disney and Marvel, a line of fangirl apparel called “The Marvel by Her Universe” will be offered at the 2014 Comic Con in San Diego next month. The female and superhero-themed gear was announced this week and includes an assortment of Captain America fashion items along with fan favorite Marvel characters […]

Art For 2014 Comic Con Souvenir Book Released

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The 2014 Comic Con is nearly upon us – only a little over a month to go – and the art work for the official souvenir book of the annual industry convention has been released. This year, the official 2014 Comic Con Souvenir Book honors the 75th anniversary of Batman by featuring the pencil-and-ink Batman-themed […]

"Phineas And Ferb: Star Wars" to Premiere During Comic Con on July 26, 2014

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Since news of Phineas and Ferb’s upcoming Star Wars-themed episode was revealed at last year’s Comic Con, it only makes sense that the actual episode will get its premiere during this year’s Comic Con. The episode will premiere on July 26 on the Disney Channel and features Phineas and Ferb in a parallel universe next […]

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