An ‘Ender’s Game’ Guide to San Diego Comic-Con 2013

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Hall H Panel– Thursday July 18th, at 3:50 PM Summit Entertainment will hold an ‘Ender’s Game’ panel with Gavin Hood (Writer/Director), Bob Orci (Producer), Asa Butterfield (Ender Wiggin), Harrison Ford (Colonel Graff), Hailee Steinfeld (Petra Arkanian), and Abigail Breslin (Valentine Wiggin). Exclusive footage from the ‘Ender’s Game’ film will also be shown.

Autographs– There will be two limited autograph signings in the Autograph Area. The first signing with Bob OrciGavin HoodAsa ButterfieldHailee Steinfeld, and Abigail Breslin will be hold on Thursday July 18th, 9:00-10:00 AM. A drawing for line tickets to be held Thursday at 9:00 am in the Autograph Area. The second signing with Aramis Knight, Suraj Parthasarathy, Jimmy Pinchak, Conor Carrol, and Cameron Gaskins will be hold on Saturday July 20th, 12:15-2:30 PM. A drawing for line tickets to be held Saturday at 9:00 am in the Autograph Area.

ENDERS GAME Lapel Pins - Summit BoothSummit Entertainment Booth– #4245 in the Grand Hall,  Premium promotional items will be distributed to the 120,000 attendees walking the convention floor, and booth visitors will be given the opportunity to win “fast passes” to the ENDER’S Game Exclusive Fan Experience, granting them entry without having to wait in line. Click here to see all the free ‘Ender’s Game’ promotional items.

Guests– The following ‘Ender’s Game’ cast and crew members have confirmed that they will attend SDCC 2013: Bob Orci, Gavin Hood, Asa Butterfield, Hailee Steinfeld, Abigail Breslin, Aramis Knight, Brandon Soo Hoo, Jimmy Pinchak, Suraj Parthasarathy, Conor Carrol, and Cameron Gaskins.

Fan Experience– Attendees will be able to visit an exhibit outside of the Hilton Gaslamp, featuring 8 unique rooms representing the most iconic environments of Ender’s world, complete with original film props and set pieces used in the movie.  Throughout the experience, attendees will be able to see exclusive film footage on LED screens, interact with new digital content, integrate photos of themselves into the highly anticipated Battle Room, and register to win a home make over. *You do NOT need a Comic-Con badge to visit the Fan Experience, however, fast passes can be won via the Summit Entertainment Booth #4245.

Credit: Daniel Maxwell, @DanoFrnandez

Credit: Daniel Maxwell, @DanoFrnandez

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Tor Booth– Booth #2707 Saturday July 20th, 12:00 PM Tor will giveaway signed copies of the Ender’s Game movie tie-in novel.






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Smart Pop Booth– #4200 Exhibit Hall, Entrance F Smart Pop will be giving away ‘Ender’s World’ “Dragon Army” and “Third” buttons. You will also have a chance to scan your badge and win a copy of ‘Ender’s World’ edited by Orson Scott Card. Additionally, the Smart Pop Preview Sampler 2013 will include new answers from Orson Scott Card to reader-submitted questions.


Aaron Johnston– ‘Earth Unaware’ and ‘Earth Afire’ co-author, Aaron Johnston, has said that he will be at Comic-Con. Although he will not be at a booth, if you track him down via his Twitter, he will sign your books!