Next week the San Diego Comic-Con, one of the biggest pop culture events on the planet, will kick off once again, flooding the Gaslamp district with people dressed like Stormtroopers lugging comic longboxes behind them on a wheelbarrow. Going to Comic-Con can be intimidating even if you’re a regular attendee, with so much going on and so many people packed into the relatively small area of downtown San Diego. Over the next few days, we’re going to highlight the most interesting sci-fi-related panels and events any GFR fan should put on their to-do list. First up, here’s the rundown for Wednesday’s “Preview Night,” and the first full day of the Con, Thursday, July 18.
Preview Night: July 17