Comic-Con has become so massive you could spend 2 days just wondering around outside the convention center and checking out the offsite events. One of the popular offsite spots is the Petco Park Interactive Zone where studios, networks and pop-up shops provide a unique experiences for fans of TV & Film.
We were able to score a map and breakdown of what will be featured at this year’s interactive zone, thanks to SDCC Blog for the scoop!
Wednesday, July 23: 5:00pm (Preview Night)
Thursday, July 24 – Saturday, July 26: 9:00am-9:00pm
Sunday, July 27: 9:00am-7:00pm
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Paramount Pictures will be providing a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles experience where guests can relax and watch the film’s trailer in the Turtle Lair Lounge, have their photo taken in the custom branded photo booth and receive a TMNT photo takeaway as well as instantly upload their pictures to their social media sites. Additionally, guests will have the chance to participate in a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles/Pizza Hut interactive game. There will also be flying foam pizzas and Pizza Hut complementary slices.
Sin City 2: The Sin City: A Dame To Kill For exhibit features the cars from the upcoming movie that guests can pose with for pictures. The show will also exhibit LED TV screens showing the trailer and other content from the film, as well as a DJ providing Sin City music. The activation will have daily contests, giveaways and promotions, and a wall around the exhibit that features daily work by local street graffiti artists. In addition, there will be a green screen set up for attendees to photograph themselves into the movie. There will also be signings, with more information still to be announced.
Sleepy Hollow: FOX brings Sleepy Hollow to Comic-Con, reintroducing us to the Headless Horseman with the famous covered bridge. Before entering the bridge, fans will have a chance to take photos with a 7’ tall Headless Horseman. Once inside, fans will have their photo taken in front of a green screen and don Oculus Rift Virtual Reality headseats to be transported inside the set of Sleepy Hollow. Then try to escape the bridge without losing your head!
Outside of the interactive zone, FOX will be offering three unique offsite experiences in addition to Sleepy Hollow. Fans of both Gotham and adventure should head to the area between the convention center and the Hilton Bayfront Hotel for the Gotham Zipline, where FOX has set up a 130 feet long and 30 feet high zipline. Participants will receive a shareable photo of the experience, and cast and producers are set to appear, including Ben McKenzie and Don Logue.