Thursday, April 2, 2015

WonderCon 2015 Coolest

The coolest booths to check out, we have you covered. It's go to be Capcom and Nintendo's, if you want to PAX East, they should look similar. Yes, video game booths will be dominating this years WonderCon. We tried reching out to 20th Century Fox, but no details as of writing this.

What's up with Capcom's. Well, it's designed by the good folks at iam8bit, the video game art house/ And it's the Monster Hunter Caravan we told you about already a few times. This time it'll be at WonderCon. Take a look with the picture provided of walking through it and playing the game. We hope to grab Monster Hunter jerky and other goodies while there.

Capcom has two panels to check out. One just on the wide world of Capcom;Saturday, April 4 • 10:30am - 11:30am and the other just for Monster Hunter;Sunday, April 5 • 1:30pm - 2:30pm

Nintendo doesn't have panels at WonderCon's Nintnedo. They will have a booth, a booth to play Splatoon before your friends get to. Not only that, but an Amiibo tournament!

What's playable, the new shooter due in May, Splatoon, ink out your friends in this brand new cartoon shooter.  The rest:
  • Code Name: S.T.E.A.M. (Nintendo 3DS)
  • The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask 3D (Nintendo 3DS)
  • Puzzle & Dragons Z + Puzzle & Dragons Super Mario Bros. Edition (Nintendo 3DS)
  • Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate (Nintendo 3DS)
  • Xenoblade Chronicles 3D (exclusive to New Nintendo 3DS XL)
About the Amiibo tournaments.

"Starting Friday, April 3, at 2 p.m., the first of several amiibo tournaments will commence at WonderCon. Fans are encouraged to bring their favorite (and most powerful) amiibo figure to the Nintendo booth to enter it into an amiibo tournament featuring the Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS and Super Smash Bros. for Wii U games. Each competitor will sign up to enter his or her choice amiibo into the tournament participant pool on a first-come, first-served basis beginning one hour before each tournament start time. Thirty-two players will be chosen at random for each tournament session from that tournament’s participant pool. Winners of this tournament will win a variety of different amiibo figures, with those coming in first place receiving the Mario – Gold Edition amiibo figure from the Super Mario series. Additional amiibo tournaments are currently scheduled for Friday, April 3, at 5 p.m., April 4 at 11 a.m. and 4 p.m., and April 5 at 11:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. More information about the tournament rules and regulations can be found at"

Some of the other panels we're looking at

Saturday, April 4

WB Presentation: A rumor is going around online that WB's will be showing the first trailer for Batman Vs. Superman: Dawn of the Justice with Wonder Woman squeezed. Mad Max: Fury Road and San Andreas are confirmed, so here's the time:  1:00pm - 1:30pm, Arena

 3:45–4:45 TV Guide Magazine’s Fan Favorites Showrunners—TV Guide magazine returns to WonderCon Anaheim with an all-star panel of TV’s hottest showrunners. Moderated by TV Guide magazine executive editor Michael Schneider, the session brings together top producers for a look behind the scenes of your favorite shows. Room 300DE

7:30–8:20 The Nerdist Comics Panel—Your favorite comic creators talk shop with Ben Blacker and Heath Corson in a special edition of their Nerdist Comics Panel podcast. There are no taboos as the guys discuss art, film, writing, and more with the talent behind today’s biggest titles. Room 208
8:20–9:10 The Nerdist Writers Panel—Hosts Ben Blacker and Heath Corson take you inside the processes of your favorite TV creators in a special live version of The Nerdist Writers Panel. Networks, writing blocks, critics, and fandom—a TV writer fears not these things. Room 208