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Old February 6 2011, 02:33 AM   #1
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SD Comic Con Sells Out in 1 Day

Tickets for the 2011 San Diego Comic Con went on sale today (Feb. 5) at 9 AM Pacific time.

Despite server problems that have become all too common with the Comic Con organization, all tickets sold out before the day was done. 4-day passes and single-day passes for Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday are gone.

I do believe they've set a new record.
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Old February 6 2011, 02:37 AM   #2
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Not surprised. They set a record last year too I believe.
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Old February 6 2011, 02:39 AM   #3
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Will there be a Smallville panel?
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Old February 6 2011, 02:42 AM   #4
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^ LOL.
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Old February 6 2011, 03:15 AM   #5
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Re: SD Comic Con Sells Out in 1 Day

Nuts.

I finally live within a few hours... and I can't even get a frickin day pass.

Ah, well... money saved, I guess.

Because, the Twilight people would have annoyed me.
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Old February 6 2011, 03:19 AM   #6
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Will there be a Smallville panel?
There's going to be a display that will show all of Clark's superpowered fights in order. The total runtime is about 3 minutes long.
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Old February 6 2011, 09:53 AM   #7
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Will there be a Smallville panel?
I heard it's an all nude one.
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Old February 6 2011, 09:55 AM   #8
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Will there be a Smallville panel?
I heard it's an all nude one.
With Sam Jones III the only member of the cast appearing.
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Old February 6 2011, 10:02 AM   #9
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He should be in prison with his buddy Bubba by then..
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Old February 6 2011, 12:14 PM   #10
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Re: SD Comic Con Sells Out in 1 Day

Twilight fans seem to get blamed with clogging up San Diego the past few years; so that's a potential accelerant. It will be interesting to see if things make any significant change once Twilight movies are out of production.
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Old February 6 2011, 01:00 PM   #11
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Are half the shows even about comics anymore?
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Old February 6 2011, 01:31 PM   #12
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Re: SD Comic Con Sells Out in 1 Day

Honestly the big major panels are dominated by film and television shows...but the big comic book panels are still packed and there are workshops and individual speakers over the weekend. It is on my bucket list to attend San Diego one year...but man doesn't look like it will be possible with these quick sell outs year after year. It just continues to become bigger and bigger.
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Old February 6 2011, 01:33 PM   #13
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We barely managed to get tickets to Thursday and Sunday.

Definitely going to get 2012's passes at the convention if at all possible.
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Old February 6 2011, 01:42 PM   #14
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Oh man...2012's comic con is going to be huge.
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Old February 6 2011, 01:57 PM   #15
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Oh man...2012's comic con is going to be huge.
Oh yeah. Though some of the big movies are set to release before Comic-Con, but they'll still probably have lots to sell there.
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