Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego
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Comic-Con 2018: Photos from the scene in San Diego

Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego
Vanessa Morgan and Madelaine Petsch from the television show Riverdale, at Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego. (Nelvin C. Cepeda / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego
Cast members from the television show Riverdale, KJ Apa, Camilla Mendes and Lili Reinhart at Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego. (Nelvin C. Cepeda / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego
Riverdale fans in Hall H of the San Diego Convention Center listened to cast members share stories from the set of Riverdale. (Nelvin C. Cepeda / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego
Camilla Mendes and Lili Reinhart from the cast, Riverdale wade to fans in Hall H of the San Diego Convention Center during Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego. (Nelvin C. Cepeda / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego
Riverdale fans in Hall H of the San Diego Convention Center listened to cast members share stories from the set of Riverdale. (Nelvin C. Cepeda / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego
Luke Perry from the television show Riverdale, at Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego. (Nelvin C. Cepeda / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego
The cast of the television show, Riverdale spoke with fans in Hall H of the San Diego Convention Center during Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego. (Nelvin C. Cepeda / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego
Riverdale fans in Hall H of the San Diego Convention Center listened to cast members share stories from the set of Riverdale. (Nelvin C. Cepeda / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego
Camilla Mendes, Lili Reinhart and Cole Sprouse from the cast, Riverdale spoke with fans in Hall H of the San Diego Convention Center during Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego. (Nelvin C. Cepeda / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego
John Valcazar walked around Comic-Con 2-18 dressed as Drax from the Gardens of the Galaxy. (Nelvin C. Cepeda / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego
Brandyn Dyke posed wearing his costume, Rufio from Hook.  (Nelvin C. Cepeda / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego
Kitty Dismukes came to Comic-Con 2018 as the Joker’s daughter, Duela Dent. (Nelvin C. Cepeda / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego
Cole Meek dressed NCO Ranger from Fallout for Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego. (Nelvin C. Cepeda / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego
Gekai Halton dressed in character as Storm for Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego. (Nelvin C. Cepeda / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego
Julie Bove dressed as Pennywise the dancing clown for Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego. (Nelvin C. Cepeda / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego
Emma Valcazar walked around Comic-Con 2018 as Gumara from Gardens of the Galaxy. (Nelvin C. Cepeda / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego
Gekai Halton dressed in character as Storm for Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego. (Nelvin C. Cepeda / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego
Spock from Start Trek was seen walking around downtown for Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego. (Nelvin C. Cepeda / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego
Tony Brennan dressed as Shadow Scout for Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego. (Nelvin C. Cepeda / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego
Anna Lopez dressed as Rufio for Comic-Con 2018 in Sna Diego. (Nelvin C. Cepeda / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego
Katie Ehrlich walked around the convention center dressed as Mercy from Overwatch for Comic-Con 2018. (Nelvin C. Cepeda / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego
Amber Young dressed as Harley Quinn from Suicide Squad for Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego. (Nelvin C. Cepeda / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego
Cast member Jared Padalecki and Jensen Ackles from the Supernatural greet fans in Hall H of the San Diego convention Center during Comic-Con 2018. (Nelvin C. Cepeda / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego
Cast member Jared Padalecki and Jensen Ackles from the Supernatural greet fans in Hall H of the San Diego convention Center during Comic-Con 2018. (Nelvin C. Cepeda / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego
Cast member Misha Collins, Jared Padalecki, Jensen Ackles and Alex Calvert from the Supernatural greet fans in Hall H of the San Diego convention Center during Comic-Con 2018. (Nelvin C. Cepeda / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego
Cast member Misha Collins, Jared Padalecki and Jensen Ackles from the Supernatural greet fans in Hall H of the San Diego convention Center during Comic-Con 2018.  (Nelvin C. Cepeda / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego
The doors open for the last day of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego. (Nelvin C. Cepeda / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego
Sam Kopecki from Union City plays one fo the new video game at the Lego exhibit for Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego. (Nelvin C. Cepeda / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego
At the Nickelodeon booth on the Comic-Con 2018 show floor, Max and Jake Langenderfer from Tierrasanta, give one of the exhibits a test drive. (Nelvin C. Cepeda / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con: Saturday
Kylee Reno, top, and Alex Watson, who say they’re clowns that are just clowning around, perform a stunt on 5th Avenue. (Hayne Palmour IV / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con: Saturday
John May, who is dressed as Magnus from the book “Timeless”, walks through a shaft of light as he exits the convention hall. (Hayne Palmour IV / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con: Saturday
A Spock lookalike gives the “Live Long & Prosper” sign while on 5th Avenue. (Hayne Palmour IV / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con: Saturday
Alyana Moneda, dressed as Princess Yue, lies on her back as she and Mallory Harrell, who is Sansa Stark, take a rest from being on their feet and posing for photos all day. (Hayne Palmour IV / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con: Saturday
Alex Watson says she just a clown while on 5th Avenue. (Hayne Palmour IV / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con: Saturday
Lauren Alvernaz stands in the Barbee rehab box while on 5th Avenue. (Hayne Palmour IV / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con: Saturday
Kimchi strolls through the convention hall as the Death Angel. (Hayne Palmour IV / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con: Saturday
James Mooty walks though the convention center lobby on stilts inside his Hulk costume. (Hayne Palmour IV / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con: Saturday
Shaniece Cole, who is Batman villain Two Face, talks to her twin sister Shanae Cole, who is the Riddler. (Hayne Palmour IV / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con: Saturday
Actor Echo Kellum, with the CW drama series Arrow, reacts to cheering fans. (Hayne Palmour IV / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con: Saturday
Power Rangers. (Hayne Palmour IV / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con: Saturday
Edwin Lopez, who is a trapped Han Solo from Star Wars, struggles to get through a crowded aisle. (Hayne Palmour IV / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con: Saturday
Juliana Harkavy and Echo Kellum react to fans as they and other cast members with the CW drama series Arrow sign autographs. (Hayne Palmour IV / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con: Saturday
The cast of ABC’s The Goldbergs signs autographs. (Hayne Palmour IV / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con: Saturday
Actress Nichelle Nichols, who played Lieutenant Uhura in the Star Trek television series, hands a fan a photo of her that she just autographed. (Hayne Palmour IV / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con: Saturday
Hundreds of people cross the trolley tracks as they walk in between 5th Avenue and the San Diego Convention Center. (Hayne Palmour IV / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con: Saturday
Wes Maxwell, second from left, and his children Shelby Maxwell, left, Kyle Maxwell, and Matthew Maxwell, right, are the Slasher family. (Hayne Palmour IV / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con: Saturday
The photograph wall. (Hayne Palmour IV / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con: Saturday
Mia Storer, right, dressed as Umbreon, and other cosplayers pose for pictures. (Hayne Palmour IV / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con: Saturday
Matt Rodriguez in a Spider-Man pose. (Hayne Palmour IV / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 2
A Star Wars Storm Trooper rode up the escalator at the convention center on Day 2 of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA.  (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 2
David Dent-Taise, from Los Angeles, dressed as “Wolverine” stood out in the group photo shoot for Marvel Universe characters at the convention center on Day 2 of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA.  (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 2
Photographers recorded the action as cos-players with Marvel Comic themes gathered on the rear steps of the Convention Center on Day 2 of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA. (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 2
More than 100 cos-players dressed as Marvel Comics characters got together for a photo shoot on the back steps of the convention center on Day 2 of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA. (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 2
Chris DeGuzman of San Diego, dressed (partly) as Spiderman calls himself “IronSpider” attended the Marvel Universe photo shoot on Day 2 of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA.  (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 2
David Dent-Taise, from Los Angeles, dressed as “Wolverine” stood out in the group photo shoot for Marvel Universe characters at the convention center on Day 2 of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA.  (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 2
Cos-players with Marvel Comic themes gathered on the rear steps of the Convention Center for a group photo shoot on Day 2 of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA.  (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 2
Cos-players with Marvel Comic themes gathered on the rear steps of the Convention Center for a group photo shoot on Day 2 of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA.  (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 2
David Dent-Taise, from Los Angeles, dressed as “Wolverine” got in to his role on Day 2 of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA.  (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 2
Photographers recorded the action as cos-players with Marvel Comic themes gathered on the rear steps of the Convention Center on Day 2 of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA.  (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 2
“Megatron,” aka Michael Mittleider from Riverside, CA, was checked out by security on Day 2 of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA.  (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 2
In a play on the “Deadpool” character, David Schooled, dressed as “Dragpool” got checked out by security on Day 2 of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA. (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 2
Sean Richards , right, and his wife Maureen McQuinn, from North Park, crossed Harbor Drive as they headed over to the convention center on Day 2 of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA.  (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 2
Sean Richards and his wife Maureen McQuinn from North Park and dressed as Garden Gnomes got ready to head over to the convention center on Day 2 of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA. (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 2
Sean Richards of North Park, dressed as a Garden Gnome waited for his wife Maureen McQuinn on Fifth Avenue on Day 2 of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA.  (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 2
Dockless scooters and bikes have become a flash point around the convention center during Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA. (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 2
Dockless scooters and bikes have become a flash point around the convention center during Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA. (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 2
Dockless scooters and bikes have become a flash point around the convention center during Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA. (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 2
Dockless scooters and bikes have become a flash point around the convention center during Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA. (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 2
A street musician played sax on the bridge over Harbor drive as people headed to the convention center for Day 2 of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA.  (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 2
Kristin and Rachel DeHerrera from Tierrasanta, dressed as “Birth Givers” from “The Handmaids Tale” book and TV series waited to go in to the convention center on Day 2 of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA.  (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 2
L-r, Nine year-old Mayson Singleton, dressed as “Okoye” and her aunt Erica Singleton, dressed as “Wonder Woman” came to San Diego for Comic-Con from Charlotte, North Carolina.  (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 2
Austin Hartman, from Visalia, CA, was dressed as “Waluigi” from Mario Tennis on Day 2 of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA.  (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 2
Bryan Mero, from San Francisco, was dressed as “The Vulture” from Spiderman Homecoming on Day 2 of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA.  (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 2
Phil Wong, from Vancouver, British Colombia, was dressed out as “Voltron” on Day 2 of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA.  (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 2
Jaime Lay, from Houston Texas, dressed as “R2D2" looked at her phone as she waited in line to get in to the convention center on Day 2 of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA.  (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 2
Kristin and Rachel DeHerrera from Tierrasanta, dressed as “Birth Givers” from “The Handmaids Tale” book and TV series crossed Harbor Drive on Day 2 of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA.  (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con: Day 1
Tyler Roberts, center, who is from Houston, Texas, poses for a photo with Ryan Jacobson, right, who is Bronze Kneecap, and Jeremiah Wolfe, who is Red Chin, both characters in the Fairly Odd Parents cartoon, while on 5th Avenue. (Hayne Palmour IV / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con: Day 1
Jonathan McCanna, 5, talks to Zombie Judge Paranorman while on 5th Avenue. (Hayne Palmour IV / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con: Day 1
John Pina, left, who is Drax, his wife Michelle Pina, who is Gamora, and David York, who is Star-Lord, all characters in Guardian of the Galaxy, pose on 5th Avenue. (Hayne Palmour IV / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con: Day 1
Andy Holt spreads his Hawkman wings on 5th Avenue. (Hayne Palmour IV / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con: Day 1
Merly the dog wears an Iron Man costume on 5th Avenue. (Hayne Palmour IV / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con: Day 1
Costumed characters from the Fortnite video game walk down 5th Avenue. (Hayne Palmour IV / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con: Day 1
Jose Davalos, from Mexico, strikes a pose in his Ursula, from The Little Mermaid, costume. (Hayne Palmour IV / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego
Eli Garcia roamed the streets in the Gaslamp Quarter as the Killer Croc on opening day of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego. (Nelvin C. Cepeda / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego
Jordan Quinzon appeared as the Joker for Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego. (Nelvin C. Cepeda / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego
On opening day of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, Jim Hamshire dressed as the Night King from the Game of Thrones. (Nelvin C. Cepeda / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego
At the South Park booth for Comic-Con 2018, this looks like it will not end well for one of the two.  (Nelvin C. Cepeda / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego
At the Resident Evil 2 video game booth, fans viewed up close a flesh eating zombie during opening day of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego. (Nelvin C. Cepeda / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego
On opening day of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, fans stand in line where a sign. (Nelvin C. Cepeda / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Faces of Comic-Con 2018
Torianna Washalaski of San Diego dressed as the Slime Rancher video game at Comic-Con in San Diego on July 19, 2018. (Photo by K.C. Alfred/San Diego Union-Tribune) (K.C. Alfred / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 1
People wait to get in to one of the entrances to get in to the exhibit halls at the convention center on Day 1 of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA.  (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Faces of Comic-Con 2018

Leah Sprenger of Vancouver, left, and Jo LoBianco of Ocean Beach dressed as Harley Quinn at Comic-Con in San Diego on July 19, 2018.

 (K.C. Alfred / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 1
“Thor the Gladiator, " AKA Alika Ancheta, left, and Samantha Ancheta making their way to the entry line on Day 1 of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA.  (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego
Gamers like Matthew Clark tried out the new Marvel Spider-Man video game at Comic-Con San Diego. (Nelvin C. Cepeda / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego
On opening day of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, Braydyn Schreiter played the video game, Lego DC Super Villains. (Nelvin C. Cepeda / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego
On opening day of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, Justin Schreiter watches as his son, Braydyn plays the video game, Lego DC Super Villains. (Nelvin C. Cepeda / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 1
The earliest line setters were ready to go at a little before 7:00am on Day 1 of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA.  (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego
On opening day of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, Jim Hamshire dressed as the Night King from the Game of Thrones. (Nelvin C. Cepeda / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 1
Erin Vedar, of Claremont drives her “Vanellope von Schweetzon” character from “Wreck it Ralph,” in to the convention center Day 1 of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA.  (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Faces of Comic-Con 2018
Angel Mendoza of San Diego dressed as Iron Patriot at Comic-Con in San Diego on July 19, 2018. (Photo by K.C. Alfred/San Diego Union-Tribune) (K.C. Alfred / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 1
Erin Vedar, from Claremont drives her “Vanellope von Schweetzon” character from “Wreck it Ralph,” in to the convention center Day 1 of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA. (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 1
Brittany Johnson, from San Antonio Texas, dressed as Lady Loki from the Marvel Universe, crossed Harbor Drive to get to the convention center on Day 1 of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA.  (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 1
L-r, Tracy Pino and Jacqueline Dy, 9 years-old, dressed as “Chat Bot Messengers” made their way to the entry line on Day 1 of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA.  (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 1
Emma Henning, dressed as SalmonRunOctoling from a Nintendo game, headed towards the entry line on Day 1 of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA.  (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 1
The Convention Center dressed in Comic-Con signage, on Day 1 of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA.  (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 1
Caitlin Brown, right, from San Diego is “Sgt. Swift Stitch” who offers “Free Cosplay Repair” to damaged costumes worked on the cape of Robby Alfieri who tore his cape while coming up the stairs on Day 1 of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA.  (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 1
Caitlin Brown, right, from San Diego is “Sgt. Swift Stitch” who offers “Free Cosplay Repair” to damaged costumes worked on the cape of Robby Alfieri who tore his cape while coming up the stairs on Day 1 of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA.  (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Christina Silvoso, dressed as a Weeping Angel from the Dr. Who series

Christina Silvoso, dressed as a Weeping Angel from the Dr. Who series, poses for photos on Thursday at Comic-Con International 2018 in San Diego, California.

 (Eduardo Contreras / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 1
Caitlin Brown, right, from San Diego is “Sgt. Swift Stitch” who offers “Free Cosplay Repair” to damaged costumes worked on the cape of Robby Alfieri who tore his cape while coming up the stairs on Day 1 of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA.  (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 1

San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer greeted “The Mario Brothers,”, Pablo Vazquez, as ‘Luigi” in middle, and Guillermo Urena, left, as “Mario” in front of the Convention Center on Day 1 of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA.

 (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 1
L-r, A.J. Auffenberg as “Kevin” and Hugo Elliot as Cecil and the Glow Clowd” from the Welcome to Night Vale podcast walk towards the entrance of the convention center on Day 1 of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA.  (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 1
The foot of Fifth Avenue in Downtown San Diego is all about Comic-Con and you don’t have to have a pass to the event to experience the fun on Day 1 of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA.  (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 1
The Convention Center dressed in Comic-Con signage, on Day 1 of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA.  (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 1
L-r Miguel and Lucy Capuchino from the South Bay area of San Diego dressed as “Sal” and “Jackie” from “Nightmare Before Christmas” with their dog Zero as they make their way towards the entrance on Day 1 of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA.  (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 1
John Giles of North Park waiting to go in to Comic-Con with his Chomsky skate board on Day 1 of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA. (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 1
L-r, Vince Idos, from San Diego as “Mario” and Myin Jones, as “Miles Morales, Spider Man’ on Day 1 of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA. (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 1
Jim Cedro, from Las Vegas, is one of a group of 15 people with him that are in line for Hall H tickets for Friday. He said he is “working” the day shift in line but goes to the hotel for the night as others wait the overnight shift.  (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 1
Marisa Johnson, from San Diego, as “Wonder Woman” on Day 1 of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA.  (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 1
Thomas Cooley, right, from Los Angeles and Jason Pineda, left, also form LA, wait in line for tickets to get in to Hall H on Friday. (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 1
Marisa Johnson, from San Diego, as “Wonder Woman,” poses for photographer Enrico Adato from Los Angeles on Day 1 of Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA.  (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 1
Downtown San Diego is all dressed up for Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA. (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
Comic-Con Day 1
Downtown San Diego is all dressed up for Comic-Con 2018 in San Diego, CA.  (John Gibbins / San Diego Union-Tribune)
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