The story of Comic-Con 2012 in pictures begins with preview night, a look at some of the promotions outside the convention, and the first full day Thursday. See also Part 1
, Part 3
, and Part 4
One of many Poison Ivy's at the show, as a friend looks on.
An elevator at the Omni promotes Game of Thrones
Two years ago, Image comic Elephantman
was one of the few properties using the pedicabs as a way to promote (see "Comic-Con Spreads Out
"). Now major companies (in this case, Square Enix) are buying up fleets.
This group promotes Amazon imprint 47North.
Here a Simpsons
-themed pedicab wheels past the IGN headquarters at the Hard Rock.
An outdoor installation promotion Elysium
, a 2013 science fiction film starring Matt Damon and Jody Foster.
A restaurant take-over promoting NBC's Grimm
The remake of Robocop
(see "House to Play 'Robocop' Villain
") hasn't even started production yet, but marketing outside Comic-Con has begun.
This outdoor installation promotes NBC's new series Revolution
Ears and ink ornament this Thursday con-goer.
There's plenty of surfing in San Diego, but the Silver Surfer was at the Con.
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