Well, this should be interesting. In the past, Comic-Con International have avoided posting videos to their YouTube channel for a very good reason – them pesky trolls really like hitting the ‘thumbs down’ button, mostly out of sheer frustration at not landing badges in any of the sales. They have, in the past, resorted to the slightly-less-aggressive Vimeo platform… Well, for the 2017 Open Online Badge Registration, they’ve taken a deep breath and hit the Upload button (on both services, as it happens).
Let’s see how long this lasts, shall we?
From the Toucan Blog post: “It’s Friday night Comic-Con fans, and you know what that means …. it’s time to Netflix and chill prepare for Open Registration!
- In addition to the tutorial video, Professor Toucan has been busy all week prepping you good folks for the sale.
- Got questions about registration codes? Professor has you covered!
- Not sure if your tech checks out? Professor will walk you through imoprtant browser settings!
- Still confused about what time to enter the waiting room? Professor explains why there’s no need to hurry!
The SDCC 2017 Open Online Badge Registration takes place on Saturday 8th April 2017 at 5pm GMT (9am PT / Midday ET), with the Waiting Room going live ONE HOUR prior.
You can read our own Ten Hints & Tips Guide to surviving the badge buying process, here. Best of luck!