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Comic-Con: Xbox Unveils 'Halo: Nightfall' Trailer (Video)

Comic-Con: Xbox Unveils 'Halo: Nightfall' Trailer (Video)

Microsoft may have cancelled much of its television development for the Xbox platform, but Halo: Nightfall—a live-action show based on the popular video game series, with none other than Ridley Scott as executive producer—lives on, as proven by the new trailer just unveiled at San Diego Comic-Con.

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JUL
24
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Digital Comics Platform ComiXology Announces DRM-Free Download Option

Digital Comics Platform ComiXology Announces DRM-Free Download Option

A recurring complaint about digital comics platforms is that the “purchase” option is actually closer to a long-term rental agreement, with titles only available to view in the cloud on specific platforms. During its panel at San Diego Comic-Con Thursday, industry leader ComiXology set about changing that.

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JUL
24
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Zack Snyder Shares an All-New Batfleck Photo

Zack Snyder Shares an All-New Batfleck Photo

Clearly, Zack Snyder’s Twitter account is one to pay attention to during Comic-Con 2014.

Following Wednesday’s tweeted image of Man of Steel star Henry Cavill dressed as a Jedi Knight version of Superman, the director of 2016’s Batman v. Superman has shared a new image of Ben Affleck as the Dark Knight from the upcoming movie.

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JUL
24
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Comic-Con: Stan Lee Abruptly Cancels Appearance (Exclusive)

Comic-Con: Stan Lee Abruptly Cancels Appearance (Exclusive)

Comic book legend Stan Lee has abruptly canceled his appearance at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con.

The Hollywood Reporter has learned that the 91-year-old co-creator of Spider-Man, Hulk, Avengers and X-Men was due to make appearances and signings on Friday and Saturday, but is bowing out due to losing his voice.

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JUL
24
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Comic-Con: See 'Orphan Black's' Tatiana Maslany Fight Zombies as 'Shaun of the Dead' (Video)

Comic-Con: See 'Orphan Black's' Tatiana Maslany Fight Zombies as 'Shaun of the Dead' (Video)

This story first appeared in the Aug. 1 issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine.

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JUL
24
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Comic-Con: Batfleck Cowl Displayed by DC Entertainment

Comic-Con: Batfleck Cowl Displayed by DC Entertainment

Attendees to San Diego Comic-Con have the chance to see something more than they might have expected this year, with Ben Affleck’s Batman costume being displayed in the DC Entertainment area of the main floor — well, kind of.

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JUL
24
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Zack Snyder Introduces Henry Cavill as Super Jedi With Lightsaber (Photo)

Zack Snyder Introduces Henry Cavill as Super Jedi With Lightsaber (Photo)

Star Wars and Superman — could it ever really happen?

Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice director Zack Snyder set fanboys dreaming on Thursday night when he tweeted a mysterious photo of Henry Cavill holding a lightsaber.

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JUL
22
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Comic-Con: Fox and Boom! Team for 'Maze Runner' Comic (Exclusive)

Comic-Con: Fox and Boom! Team for 'Maze Runner' Comic (Exclusive)

Fox will be giving away a free Maze Runner comic book to those lucky enough to get into the studio’s Friday Hall H panel.

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JUL
22
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'Buck Rogers' Star Erin Gray: How I Turned Comic-Con (and Other Conventions) Into a Second Career

'Buck Rogers' Star Erin Gray: How I Turned Comic-Con (and Other Conventions) Into a Second Career

A version of this story first appeared in the Aug. 1 issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine.

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JUL
22
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Comic-Con: 12 Events Not to Miss

Comic-Con: 12 Events Not to Miss

This story first appeared in the Aug. 1 issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine.

THURSDAY, JULY 24

FILM

The Giver: With no Hunger Games or Divergent panels this year, this will be the only real fix for YA fans. (1:30 p.m., Hall H)

TV

Community: Dan Harmon's nerdy engine that could will celebrate its Yahoo revival. (2:15 p.m., Ballroom 20)

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JUL
22
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Comic-Con: Mattel Offering First-Ever 'Star Wars' Hot Wheels Toy

Comic-Con: Mattel Offering First-Ever 'Star Wars' Hot Wheels Toy

Standing in line to meet your favorite comic book artist or your favorite actor who guest-starred on an episode of Once Upon a Time is part of the Comic-Con experience. And so is standing in line to get the latest toy exclusives from Mattel.

PHOTOS Meet the 'Star Wars: Episode VII' Cast

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JUL
10
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Comic-Con: Highlights From the Film Lineup

Comic-Con: Highlights From the Film Lineup

Comic-Con heads back to San Diego beginning on July 23, with more than 120,000 geeks, cosplayers, and film and TV fans invading the convention center for comics, swag and first looks at some of their favorite upcoming films.

PHOTOS Comic-Con: Hollywood Stars Show Off Their Geeky Side

Most of the studios are planning to show off footage from the more genre-oriented part of their slates, bring some big stars to the stage and throw in a few surprises.

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JUL
9
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Comic-Con: MTV's Fandom Awards Nominations Revealed

Comic-Con: MTV's Fandom Awards Nominations Revealed

MTV's college network, mtvU, has revealed the nominations for the first Fandom Awards, taking place at San Diego's Comic-Con.

The Fandom of the Year award will be given across four genres — movies, TV dramas, TV comedies and animation — and the winners will be decided through bracket-style voting, with the awards handed out Thursday, July 24, at Petco Park. (MTV's first Fan Fest also takes place that day.)

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JUL
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Comic-Con: Warner Bros. Bringing 'Mad Max,' 'The Hobbit' to Hall H

Comic-Con: Warner Bros. Bringing 'Mad Max,' 'The Hobbit' to Hall H

Warner Bros. has revealed some of its plans for Hall H at Comic-Con this year.

The studio announced Tuesday that its panel on Saturday, July 26, at 10 a.m. will include The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, Mad Max: Fury Road and Jupiter Ascending.

PHOTOS: 35 of 2014's Most Anticipated Movies     

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