Wednesday, April 25, 2018 • Morning Edition • "Guest-starring Wolverine's cold, dead corpse!"

#SDCC Shocker: Popular Comic Book or Comic Related Property Coming to San Diego Comic Con This Year

Written by Jude Terror on Thursday, July 10 2014 and posted in News with Benefits

#SDCC Shocker: Popular Comic Book or Comic Related Property Coming to San Diego Comic Con This Year

The subject will be featured in a panel, booth, comic con exclusive, or some combination of the three!

Source: ThanosCopter Newswire

Fanboys and fangirls all over the internet reacted with squees of pleasure when a popular entertainment company announced via press release or exclusive news story with a high traffic blog that one or several of their most beloved and anticipated properties will be making an appearance of some kind at San Diego Comic Con this year. The story was immediately picked up by dozens of press outlets who ran headlines like "Full Lineup of Popular Comic Publisher's Events at Comic Con" and "Popular Property Coming to a Panel Near You at San Diego 2014." These headlines subsequently pulled in millions of readers who were taken by complete surprise to learn that this particular movie, TV show, or comic book would have a presence at the biggest comic and geek related event of the year, resulting in lots of advertising pageviews and revenue for all.

"We're really pleased to be bringing in unique hits to our website from exclusive and non-exclusive comic con related news stories weeks before the convention actually begins," said the Editor in Chief of a renowned online publication, adding, "I think readers will be pleased to learn that our headline is worded at least 10% differently from the dozens of other headlines reporting the same news on sites nearly indistinguishable from this one in design, tone, and content, and they will also enjoy reading about this information in overly-drawn out single articles over the course of several weeks instead of in the easy-to-reference, all-inclusive schedules that are constantly updated San Diego Comic Con's own website."

"Oi, I told people that this property would be at comic con minutes before those other websites, Oi did!" proclaimed another notable blogger. "Pip pip!"

From a fan's perspective, it's a relief to know that the property will be featured this year, even though it has been featured every year for the past seventeen comic cons, or, if it is a new or returning property, its producers have promoted similar properties in the same way at the seminal comics event for as long as anyone can remember. "Phew!" said one fan when learning that his or her particular favorite property would have representation of some kind this year. "I was afraid that this ongoing, returning, or upcoming property that is of high interest to the crowd that attends and follows Comic Con every year and which is currently being released or will be released in the relatively near future would have absolutely no presence at an event that is designed for the promotion of exactly that type of property, but thanks to this article, I now know that my fears were baseless, and I can rest easy."

Stay tuned to this website for about a hundred more announcements just like this one in the coming weeks


Help spread the word, loyal readers! Share this story on social media:

Comment without an Outhouse Account using Facebook

We get it. You don't feel like signing up for an Outhouse account, even though it's FREE and EASY! That's okay. You can comment with your Facebook account below and we'll take care of adding it to the stream above. But you really should consider getting a full Outhouse account, which will allow you to quote posts, choose an avatar and sig, and comment on our forums too. If that sounds good to you, sign up for an Outhouse account by clicking here.

Note: while you are welcome to speak your mind freely on any topic, we do ask that you keep discussion civil between each other. Nasty personal attacks against other commenters is strongly discouraged. Thanks!
Help spread the word, loyal readers! Share this story on social media:

About the Author - Jude Terror

Jude Terror is the Webmaster Supreme of The Outhouse and a sarcastic ace reporter dedicated to delivering irreverent comics and entertainment news to The Outhouse's dozens of loyal readers. Driven by a quest for vengeance, Jude Terror taught himself to program and joined The Outhouse. He instantly began working toward his goal of forcing the internet comics community to take itself less seriously and failing miserably. A certified trash eater ruining the pristine field of comics journalism with his sarcasm and goofiness, Jude Terror is secretly friendly and congenial, so if you've got a complaint, why not just bring it up to him instead of subtweeting like a jackass, jackass? You can find him on Twitter or try your luck with an email, but keep in mind that he is notoriously unreliable and may not get back to you right away. Unless you want to send him free stuff, in which case he'll get back to you immediately.

More articles from Jude Terror
The Outhouse is not responsible for any butthurt incurred by reading this website. All original content copyright the author. Banner by Ali Jaffery - he's available for commission!