Comic Con

Linkin Park's Chester Bennington (Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Comic-Con Announces Musical Guests: Linkin Park, Grimes, MGMT And More

Slated to appear at Comic Con are be Linkin Park, G-Eazy, MGMT, and Grimes. The last two won’t just be playing any party, they will be performing on an aircraft carrier.

07/09/2014

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Metallica Rock Comic Con With New Film, Secret Concert

Why launch their 3D movie at Comic-Con? Lars Ulrich tells us: “It’s not like a bunch of 60-year-old music critics smoking cigarettes without filters.”

07/22/2013

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Dollars Spent, Revenue Generated and Blood Drawn at Comic Con 2013

Two days in, Comic Con 2013 has been filled with pop culture “reveals,” news and offerings show no chance of containment. San Diego’s historic Gaslamp Quarter continued it’s 360-degree commercial experience from wrapped buildings to […]

07/20/2013

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Dollars Spent, Revenue Generated And Blood Drawn At Comic Con 2013

San Diego’s historic Gaslamp Quarter continued it’s 360-degree commercial experience from wrapped buildings to public transport signage to basic bathroom assignments. Advertising to the convention’s 130,000 attendants is a bit more challenging than the first Con with its 300 guests in 1970.

07/20/2013

New Politics at Petco Park (M. Chambers/HMT)

New Politics Bring ‘Harlem’ To San Diego With Explosive Comic-Con Performance

MTV2 decided to change all that, taking over Petco Park with a little help from Denmark’s own New Politics and EDM headliner Dillon Francis.

07/19/2013

Comic Con San Diego (Tim Mudd/CBS Radio)

Captain America’s Harley, Sony’s PS4 And Jack White’s ‘Action’ Among Comic-Con Highlights

Comic Con attendees can expect immersion into the pop culture world outside of the convention center. But what about inside? Convention attendees get sensory overload from the sheer magnitude of games, movies, toys, comics and more.

07/18/2013

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Metallica To Hit Comic Con With 3D Film Footage, ‘Secret’ Show

The world’s largest comic book and entertainment convention will receive a healthy dose of hard rock in the form of advance film clips and a live performance at a secret location.

07/08/2013

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