News Archive for the ‘Comic-Con 2006’ Category
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With less than 30 days left before the biggest pop culture gathering in the world, we’d like to know how you are planning to spend your time during the 2007 San Diego Comic-Con! Have you made the commitment to meet with your fellow fanatics in this beautiful city by the sea? Or maybe you just can’t make it and will be tuning in to Sideshow’s live coverage from July 25th-29th? Take our new poll to let us know! It’s located through the red banner on the right side of our homepage, directly above the Pre-Order Products area. Don’t forget to leave your comments to tell us exactly what you’re expecting for your Con experience! [Sideshow Homepage] [Sideshow's Comic-Con Coverage]
We apologize, but due to internal restrictions set forth by our corporate spokesman, we are unable to post any images or information about this week’s Comic-Con Exclusive prior to the Attendee PPO event. Yes, the Web Team has been censured, but we assure you that you won’t want to miss it – believe us, that would be HORR-ible! So, if you will be an ATTENDEE of Comic-Con, be sure to place your Priority Pre-Order on Thursday morning, May 10th at 10 AM (PT), and if you are a NON-ATTENDEE, we’ll see you on Friday, May 11th, also at 10 AM (PT). And remember to watch our 2007 Comic-Con homepage for all the up-to-the-minute convention news! [2007 Comic-Con Exclusive PPO schedule] [Sideshow's Comic-Con homepage]
As you can probably tell by now, the San Diego Comic-Con means a lot to Sideshow – as a place to get up-to-date with what’s happening in the world of pop culture, as a place to show off our new products, and not least of all, as a place to meet and greet collectors and friends from all over the world. Read Larry Curtis’s final article which sums up the importance of the Comic-Con, and don’t miss the final video installment of the Comic-Con 2006 Experience. [Final Comic-Con Article] [Comic-Con 2006 Videos]
Lorne Peterson, model-maker extraordinaire and one of the founding members of George Lucas’ Industrial Light and Magic, was kind enough to take time out of his busy schedule during Comic-Con to chat with collectors in our live IRC chatroom – not just once, but twice! Today we are excited to present the educational chat transcript from Saturday, July 22nd. We hope you enjoy this second look into the making-of movie models. [July 22 Chat Transcript] [July 21 Chat Transcript] [Order Lorne's Book]
Here we go again! Our second installment in the Sideshow Collectibles 2006 Comic-Con Experience video series, featuring all the wackiness that is Comic-Con, including interviews with directors Guillermo del Toro and Frank Darabont, Lurtz and more!!!
Check out the video here »
Lorne Peterson, model-maker extraordinaire and one of the founding members of George Lucas’ Industrial Light and Magic, was kind enough to take time out of his busy schedule during Comic-Con to chat with collectors in our live IRC chatroom – not just once, but twice! Today we are excited to present the fun and enlightening chat transcript from Friday, July 21st. [Lorne Peterson Chat Transcript] [Pre-Order Lorne's Book]
It’s here! Our first installment in the Sideshow Collectibles 2006 Comic-Con Experience video series, featuring Darth Vader (and a whole slew of other characters from the Star Wars universe), interviews, goofy antics and more!
Check out the video here »
During the week of Comic-Con, our multimedia team shot over 9 hours of video featuring celebrity visits to the Sideshow booth, crowds (and more crowds), costumes, goofy Sideshow staff members… and much more! If you missed out on the action this year… well, these videos will definitely entice you to attend the next time around! [Click Here]