Well, I think Comic-con actually conquered me as I'm still trying to stop my brain from spinning inside my skull. Previously, I had only been to Vidcon, CTN, and Wondercon... so SDCC was a whole new beast. A swarming, hot, sweaty, beast. Doesn't sound very pleasant, but somehow in all the chaos it really was.
It's the only event where superstars from movies, TV, games, comics and books all come together. All of my comic book heroes were there—Jeff Smith (Bone), Joe Hill (Locke & Key), Brian K. Vaughan / Fiona Staples (Saga), Frank Miller (Sin City), Mike Mignola (Hellboy), Kazu Kibuishi (Amulet)—and plenty of new favorites as well. It was an inspiring and overwhelming event filled with the latest, greatest, and shiniest.
Words pale in comparison so I'll let these photos take over: