Twitterati To Follow At Comic Con

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Didn't get passes to Comic Con? Looking for even more obsessive coverage than what you'll find here on io9? Fear not. Twitter's got you covered snugger than a lightsaber-slashed Tauntaun. Here's the Twitter accounts you'll want to follow this week.


For starters, you'll want to be following Team io9:

@io9 (top stories from io9), @Annaleen (Annalee Newitz), @charliejane (Charlie Jane Anders), @mdellw (Meredith Woerner), @Graemem (Graeme McMillan) and @Jalopnik's auto-loving stringer @raywert (me!).

But we're not the only press covering the action. Here's the rest of the press-best:

@elguapo1 (George "El Guapo" Roush) and @LatinoReview(Kelvin Chavez) from Latino Review

@headgeek666 (Harry Knowles), @mrbeaks (Jeremy Smith) and @ericvespe (Eric Vespe) from Ain't It Cool News.

@briantruitt (Brian Truitt) from USA Weekend.

@iesb (Robert Sanchez) from IESB.

@jamesrocchi (James Rocchi) from MSN Movies.

@Laremy (Laremy Legel) from

@KorbiGirl (Korbi Ghosh), @moryan and @zap2ithanh from

@slashfilm (Peter Sciretta) from /Film.

@ThatChrisGore (Chris Gore) from Film Threat and G4.

@JenYamato (Jen Yamato) from Rotten Tomatoes.

But it's not just the journalists, here's a few more you should follow:

@SD_Comic_Con – The purported San Diego Comic Con Expert, seemingly ready to tweet and re-tweet the frak out of everything and anything with an #SDCC tag.


comiccon09 – five random guys visiting Comic Con and twitpic'ing their way from booth to booth. For that you-are-there waiting-in-line experience without the #ExhaustiCon feeling.

damiella –'s "social media marketing gal." She's also addicted to sushi!


comicconlive – The semi-official twitter account of the 2009 San Diego Comic Con.

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