According to Forbes , the convention is the "largest convention of its kind in the world;"  Publishers Weekly wrote "Comic-Con International: San Diego is the largest show in North America;"  it is also the largest convention held in San Diego.
Retrieved February 26,
Archived from the original on March 9,
Romero , Rowena , Dave Stevens , J.
Comic-Con International Programming Schedule.
Description: Archived from the original on July 22, The North County Times reported on July 26, , that 4-day passes with access to Preview night for the Convention had sold out two hours before the convention closed.