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Preview Night at Comic-Con International 2019

Thousands attend Comic-Con’s Preview Night at the San Diego Convention Center on Wednesday. 07/17/19

Christopher Canole, from La Jolla, wears his Dudevader headgear, which commemorates 50 years of Comic-Con in San Diego during Comic-Con International’s Preview Night at the San Diego Convention Center on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 in San Diego, California. (Hayne Palmour IV/The San Diego Union-Tribune)
A pair of stormtroopers walk across Harbor Drive as they and hundreds of other people head toward the San Diego Convention Center for Comic-Con International’s Preview Night on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 in San Diego, California. (Hayne Palmour IV/The San Diego Union-Tribune)
Hundreds of people cross Harbor Drive as they head toward the San Diego Convention Center for Comic-Con International’s Preview Night on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 in San Diego, California. (Hayne Palmour IV/The San Diego Union-Tribune)
People walk outside of the San Diego Convention Center for Comic-Con International’s Preview Night on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 in San Diego, California. (Hayne Palmour IV/The San Diego Union-Tribune)
People who are the first in line wait for the start of Comic-Con International’s Preview Night at the San Diego Convention Center on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 in San Diego, California. (Hayne Palmour IV/The San Diego Union-Tribune)
Convention goers come down the escalator at the start of Comic-Con International’s Preview Night at the San Diego Convention Center on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 in San Diego, California. (Hayne Palmour IV/The San Diego Union-Tribune)
Convention goers come down the escalator at the start of Comic-Con International’s Preview Night at the San Diego Convention Center on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 in San Diego, California. (Hayne Palmour IV/The San Diego Union-Tribune)
People wait in a line during Comic-Con International’s Preview Night at the San Diego Convention Center on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 in San Diego, California. (Hayne Palmour IV/The San Diego Union-Tribune)
Stormtrooper mannequins on display at the Star Wars booth during Comic-Con International’s Preview Night at the San Diego Convention Center on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 in San Diego, California. (Hayne Palmour IV/The San Diego Union-Tribune)
Model David McKahan is painted by assistant makeup artist Nick Alvarez as he is made up as Hell Boy, created by makeup artist Aimee Aranda, left, at the Cinema Makeup School booth during Comic-Con International’s Preview Night at the San Diego Convention Center on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 in San Diego, California. (Hayne Palmour IV/The San Diego Union-Tribune)
Stephanie Wu, center, and Jada Li dance with SpongeBob SquarePants characters during Comic-Con International’s Preview Night at the San Diego Convention Center on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 in San Diego, California. (Hayne Palmour IV/The San Diego Union-Tribune)
Brett Morris shows off a Belial mask at the Composite Effects booth during Comic-Con International’s Preview Night at the San Diego Convention Center on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 in San Diego, California. (Hayne Palmour IV/The San Diego Union-Tribune)
Braden Dunlap dances with Fortnite’s Tricera Ops, right, and Frozen Red Knight during Comic-Con International’s Preview Night at the San Diego Convention Center on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 in San Diego, California. (Hayne Palmour IV/The San Diego Union-Tribune)
Jamie Philbrick and Stephanie Wu sing karaoke at the Cartoon Network booth during Comic-Con International’s Preview Night at the San Diego Convention Center on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 in San Diego, California. (Hayne Palmour IV/The San Diego Union-Tribune)
Landen Friend, 11, leaves the San Diego Convention Center with his mother Kristen Friend and uncle Andrew Friend as they carry bags full of Funko characters during Comic-Con International’s Preview Night at on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 in San Diego, California. (Hayne Palmour IV/The San Diego Union-Tribune)
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