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About E. Patrick Purog

Some know me as Eg, but I have many monikers: Egbert, Frogue, Purog, Pat and Patrick...they're all me. Eg retired in 2008 after a 22-year career in the Navy. I am happily single living in America's Finest City and have one munchkin, Christian. I am a sports enthusiast and collect sports memorabilia, Star Wars (original trilogy) and comic books. I enjoy doodling and do my best work when I'm bored.

Guardians of the Galaxy Trailer

Guardians of the Galaxy Trailer

The most highly anticipated trailer from Marvel Studio’s Guardians of the Galaxy won’t premiere until later tonite on Jimmy Kimmel Live, however Marvel has released a quick 15-second teaser to whet our appetites…Enjoy Late last week, the website io9.com released test footage of Guardians of the Galaxy featuring Rocket Raccoon and Groot. The movie is […]

San Diego Comic-Con 2013: The Best Comic Con…Ever

San Diego Comic-Con 2013: The Best Comic Con…Ever

After attending the San Diego COMIC CON for over 30 years, I have seen it grow from the small intimate setting to the Hollywood extravaganza it has become.  From the early days of the El Cortez Hotel and B St Concourse to the bayside Convention Center I had never experience such a totally satisfying experience […]

San Diego Comic-Con 2013: SWAG and Other Free Stuff for Day 4

Here’s up for the final day of Comic-Con… Day 4 (Sunday) ▪                9:00am – 10:00am – Hasbro (#3329) will be giving away My Little Pony posters! (While supplies last) ▪                10:00am – 5:00pm – Fandango will be opening “The Fandango Experience” in the Gaslamp Quarter at 226 5th Ave., which promises some sort of prize giveaways. ▪                10:00am – 8:00pm […]

San Diego Comic-Con 2013: SWAG and Other Free Stuff for Day 3

Day 3 (Saturday) ▪                The Costumes Designers Guild Local 892 will have members roaming the convention on Saturday, looking to award exclusive gift bags and autographed souvenirs to con attendees in the best costumes – follow them on Twitter at @Local892 for specific times and locations. ▪                10:00am – 10:30am – Hasbro (#3329) will be giving away a Marvel’s Iron Man 3 Mini Muggs figure! (While […]

San Diego Comic-Con 2013: SWAG and Other Free Stuff for Day 2

San Diego Comic-Con 2013: Hard Rock Hotel at the Gaslamp Quarter

The SWAG just keep coming… DAY 2 (Friday) ▪                The Costumes Designers Guild Local 892 will have members roaming the convention on Friday, looking to award exclusive gift bags and autographed souvenirs to con attendees in the best costumes – follow them on Twitter at @Local892 for specific times and locations. They’ll also be giving away […]

San Diego Comic-Con 2013: SWAG and Other Free Stuff for Day 1

Day 1 (Thursday) ▪                9:00am – 10:00am – Hasbro (#3329) will be giving away NERF ZOMBIE STRIKE Special Edition Promo Dart Packs! (While supplies last) ▪                10:00am – 11:30am – Hasbro (#3329) will be giving away the KRE-O Star Trek building set! (While supplies last) ▪                10:00am – 5:00pm – Summit Entertainment has announced a surprise screening of the upcoming action film Escape Plan (due in […]

San Diego Comic-Con 2013: SWAG and Other Free Stuff

SDCC: SWAG - Stuff We All Get

  Each year San Diego Comic-Con (SDCC) attendees drool over the SWAG and other freebies vendors have to offer.  Starting with the souvenir program and the newest WB bags at registration to the FOX poster tubes and exclusive toys on the exhibit floor. The excitement of getting free swag is exhilarating. And an even greater part […]

San Diego Comic-Con 2013: Godzilla Off Site Event

Warner Bros. Pictures/Legendary Pictures' Godzilla Encounter

Last week as I was walked through the Gaslamp District, I stumbled upon a curious looking building.  The building is located at the corner of 7th and J Avenue and judging from the exterior art it appears it definitely an off site, interactive event for the Comic Con. It looks as though this will be […]

San Diego Comic-Con 2013: Off Site Parties – Hollywood Style

Hard Rock Hotel San Diego during Comic- Con 2012

Through the years comic properties have been a hot commodity.  So it should come as no surprise that the entertainment industry descend upon the hottest, most popular Comic-Con not to take part in the panels in Hall H or Ballroom 20.  Nor are they here just to promote an upcoming project, but instead take part […]

San Diego Comic-Con 2013: Offsite Outdoor Movie Event

San Diego Comic Con Amazing Spider Man

Don’t look now!  But with Comic-Con just a few days away, it looks like the folks at Seaport Village want to get in on some of the action as well. On Saturday night, July 19th, Seaport Village will be hosting an Outdoor Movie Night. The Amazing Spider-Man will be shown in the West Plaza Fountain […]

San Diego Comic-Con 2013: The X-Files’ Creator, Mulder and Scully Together Again

Exclusively from Lightspeed Fine Arts website: Photo Ops: Gillian Anderson and David Duchovny- This a very rare, once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to have a professional photo taken of you with with Gillian and David. Limited to just 100 photos! Thursday afternoon (exact time TBA, but it will be after The X-Files panel). Due to space limitations we can […]

San Diego Comic-Con 2013: FOX Panels and Autograph Schedule

FOX Fanfare

  BOOTH #4229 The FOX FANFARE booth (new location; #4229) will feature an incredible lineup of talent on the convention center floor for star-studded autograph signings and exciting booth activities, including distribution of the exclusive 2013 FOX FANFARE poster tubes, collectible mini-posters, premium giveaways and merchandise sales. FOX.COM/COMICCON2013 & FACEBOOK Visit www.fox.com/comiccon2013 for all of […]

San Diego Comic-Con 2013: Metallica Panel and Off Site Concert

San Diego Convention Center: Site of Comic-Con 2013

As if appearances by renowned stars such as Harrison Ford and Jamie Foxx weren’t enough to create a buzz around this year’s San Diego Comic-Con. Or the fact that The Game of Thrones and The Walking Dead panels are to be featured in Hall H, again. This year, Comic-Con will welcome rock legends in to […]

San Diego Comic-Con 2013: Ubisoft, Assassin’s Creed, McFarlane Panel

Ubisoft has announced their upcoming plans for this year’s San Diego Comic Con. Attendees will have the chance to play South Park: The Stick of Truth, Assassin’s Creed: Black Flag, Rayman Legends, Watch Dogs, Tom Clancy’s Splinter Cell: Blacklist, and more. There will be a single-player demo of Assassin’s Creed IV as well as new Watch […]

San Diego Comic-Con 2013: CBS Television Studios Panel

The Big Bang Theory Panel

CBS Television Studios will feature the world premiere screenings of two of its highly anticipated new series, INTELLIGENCE and STAR-CROSSED, as well as an exclusive panel discussion with fan-favorite series BEAUTY AND THE BEAST at Comic-Con 2013 in back-to-back panels on July 18 and on July 21, fans are invited to join the cast and producers […]

San Diego Comic-Con 2013: NBC Studios Panels

In a July 2nd press release, NBC announced their plans for the upcoming Comic-Con gathering in San Diego scheduled for July 18-21. “The Blacklist,” “Hannibal,” “Grimm,” “Revolution” and “Community” will headline at Comic-Con, along with NBC talent from “Saturday Night Live,” “Late Night with Seth Meyers” and “Ironside” also participating on various panels. Featured during […]

San Diego Comic-Con 2013: WWE Panel and Autograph Session

WWE fans rejoice! Mattel has announced that World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) will be well represented at the San Diego Comic Con 2013, which takes place at the San Diego Convention Center from July 18 through July 21. The following dates and times for their WWE SDCC panels as well as a list of WWE Superstar […]

San Diego Comic-Con 2013: Panels UPDATE 7/6/13

SDCC 2013 Panels UPDATE 7/6/13 -The World’s End Not only has it been confirmed that stars of The World’s End Simon Pegg, Martin Freeman, Nick Frost and Edgar Wright will be at this year’s Comic-Con in San Diego. But there is also an exclusive opportunity to see an advanced screening of The World’s End. A lucky […]

San Diego Comic-Con 2013: DC Entertainment Plans

Jim Lee's Justice League

DC Entertainment, home to the World’s Greatest Super Heroes and the most talented writers and artists in the business, announced today it will storm Comic-Con International: San Diego 2013 with an impressive line-up of events, announcements and giveaways that promise to amaze fans and continue to cement its position as a leader in the comic […]

San Diego Comic-Con 2013: Panels UPDATED 7/4/13

Scheduling for this year’s Comic-Con are starting to take shape as studios are starting to announce all their panels. According to Yahoo!Movies, Sony Pictures is bringing “The Amazing Spider-Man 2,” “RoboCop” and “Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2″ to Comic-Con this year. All three panels will take place July 19 in Hall H. The […]

San Diego Comic-Con 2013: Party Edition – Day 3 Off Site Events

SDCC 2013 Saturday, July 20   Heroes Brew Craft Beer Festival Embarcadero Marina Park North (500 Kettner Blvd. – Map) 12pm-4pm / Tickets $20+/$40+/$60+ San Diego craft beer and Comic-Con collide at the first annual Heroes Brew Craft Beer Festival; featuring dozens of breweries, live music, a Costumed Crusader Contest with multiple prizes, interactive vendor […]

San Diego Comic-Con 2013: Party Edition – Day 2 Off Site Events

SDCC 2013 Day 2 Off Site Events Friday, July 19   Star Wars Fan Breakfast Edgewater Grill (861 W Harbor Dr – Map) 7:30am / Free (Except for Cost of Food), Email RSVP Star Wars Action News hosts the Third Annual Star Wars fan breakfast. Prizes will be given away from sponsors: Hallmark, Uncle Milton, […]

San Diego Comic-Con 2013: Party Edition for Day 1

A Walking Dead Party, an MTV party in the park and a special screening highlight the list of parties for the first official day of Comic-Con 2013. Thursday, July 18 The Walter Robotics Expo Four Points by Sheraton (8110 Aero Drive – Map) 3pm – 9:30pm / Tickets $25 Showcasing a plethora of inventions, wonders, […]

San Diego Comic-Con 2013: Party Edition for Preview Night

San Diego Comic Con 2013: Party Edition for Wednesday, July 17 The SDCCBlog & Outside Comic-Con Fan Event! Hilton Bayfront Odysea Bar – West Patio (1 Park Blvd. – Lobby Level) 8pm to close / Free, to all ages The very first SDCC reader party! Come meet the San Diego-Comic-Con Unofficial Blog team, OutsideComicCon and fellow readers […]

San Diego Comic-Con 2013: Party Edition

San Diego Comic Con After Dark

  For those looking to further their experience or if you’re just looking for a little downtime after a long day at the con, WebShoo has compiled an on going list of San Diego Comic-Con parties. You might want to book mark it and keep checking back as we get closer to the big event. […]