You don't need any kind of training or know-how, and you'll get into the Con for free the day of your assignment.
That said, vyou're in the "priority pool" for online volunteer registration and will get a special email telling you when returning volunteer registration opens.
(Yes, you could take a hotel shuttle there but people rarely do.) So consider including the Embassy Suites, Marriott Gaslamp or Westin Gaslamp as one of your choices on Hotel Day.
If you're embedding other vacation activities into the Con, or bringing non-geek family members, take that into account as well.
Then CCI (Comic Con International) hosts an online Pre-registration Day (usually for people who attended last summer) and then an Open Registration Day for anyone with a Member ID.
The system has been "randomized," i.e., a lottery, for the last few sales.
Finding a date with Mingle2 has never been simpler.
Our singles community is massive, and you're only a couple of clicks away from finding a date.If you're one of the thousands who signed up to be on the "Interest List," No.Here's how Comic-Con badges work; you show your photo ID and barcode confirmation to pick it up.I used to consistently hear from people who didn't get a badge compared to people who did in a 3:1 ratio.Then it seemed to go to 7:1 and now it seems to be about 10:1 or 12:1.Stay on Coronado Island so they can go to the beach, or stay closer to Sea World and Balboa Park.