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JUL
9
2 WKS

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
8
2 WKS

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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JUL
4
3 WKS

Why Comic-Con 2014 Needs to Embrace the Unexpected (Opinion)

Why Comic-Con 2014 Needs to Embrace the Unexpected (Opinion)

The four day run — five, if you include Wednesday’s “Preview Night,” which is all-but-officially the first day of the show — of San Diego Comic-Con is filled with announcements both big and small, from massive movie franchises (Expect official announcements from both Marvel Studios and Warner Bros’ DC Entertainment division, along with new footage and “surprise” cast appearances) to independent comic books that nurture a small-but-intense fanbase.

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JUN
5
2 MOS

Comic-Con: Linkin Park to Headline MTV's First Fan Festival, Awards Show

Comic-Con: Linkin Park to Headline MTV's First Fan Festival, Awards Show

MTV Networks is going all in at Comic-Con.

MTV is expanding its presence at the annual geekfest this July with its first fan-centric awards show and festival, tapping Linkin Park to headline the event, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.

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MAY
8
3 MOS

No Last Minute Comic-Con Pass 'Resale' This Year

No Last Minute Comic-Con Pass 'Resale' This Year

This year’s San Diego Comic-Con is so big, there won’t even be a resale.

That's bad news for those still looking to pick up a pass. The event's resale traditionally allows for the purchase of reserved badges that went unsold for whatever reason.

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APR
15
3 MOS

2014 Eisner Award Nominees Announced

2014 Eisner Award Nominees Announced

The nominees for the 2014 Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards have been announced, ahead of the awards ceremony during this year’s San Diego Comic-Con.

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JAN
10
6 MOS

Comic-Con Only Selling Single Day Passes for 2014 Show

Comic-Con Only Selling Single Day Passes for 2014 Show

Fans who planned on attending every day of this summer's San Diego Comic-Con may find doing so slightly more difficult than usual, with Comic-Con International announcing that it will no longer be selling passes to the entire event in 2014.

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DEC
20
7 MOS

Comic-Con Announces Its First 2014 Guests

Comic-Con Announces Its First 2014 Guests

From our current location in the deep midwinter of 2013, San Diego Comic-Con 2014 seems very far away indeed. That's not the case, however -- a fact pressed home by the announcement of the first 20 guests of next July's show.

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JUL
22
1 years

Comic-Con: Winners and Losers From Another Year in San Diego

Comic-Con: Winners and Losers From Another Year in San Diego

Comic-Con 2013 is on the record books. We came, we saw, we ate and drank and laughed and cried, and through it all we tweeted. But! No event would be complete without a totally arbitrary, seat-of-our-pants, totally declaratory Winners and Losers post. Which we are happy to provide to all -- divided, neatly, into buckets for Film and TV. To wit:

FILM

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JUL
20
1 years

Comic-Con: 'Hunger Games: Catching Fire' Trailer Debuts at Lionsgate Panel (Video)

Comic-Con: 'Hunger Games: Catching Fire' Trailer Debuts at Lionsgate Panel (Video)

SAN DIEGO -- The Hunger Games: Catching Fire cast made their first appearance in Hall H during Lionsgate's panel Saturday.

The crowd was fired up when a brand new trailer from the film debuted, showing all the action leading up to the Quarter Quell. As with the promotional footage shown before the first film, there was only a very brief glimpse of the actual arena. In the final moment of the tension-filled trailer, Katniss (Jennifer Lawrence) is seen standing on her platform in the arena, surrounded by water.

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JUL
20
1 years

Comic-Con: 'Veronica Mars' Releases Teaser Trailer, Behind-the-Scenes Reel (Video)

Comic-Con: 'Veronica Mars' Releases Teaser Trailer, Behind-the-Scenes Reel (Video)

SAN DIEGO -- The Veronica Mars movie is no longer a hypothetical.

After treating fans at Comic-Con to a first glimpse at the upcoming Kickstarter-funded feature, the Warner Bros. film unleashed behind-the-scenes footage and the first proper trailer online late Friday night.

STORY: 'Veronica Mars' Movie Panel Unleashes First Footage, Fan Love

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JUL
19
1 years

Comic-Con: 'Veronica Mars' Movie Panel Unleashes First Footage, Fan Love

Comic-Con: 'Veronica Mars' Movie Panel Unleashes First Footage, Fan Love

Given the years of skeptical waiting leading up to the Veronica Mars movie finally becoming a reality, the wheels moved surprisingly fast once it had a green light.

An overwhelming response to the Kickstarter campaign preceded the start of production by just a few months -- and with the principal photography wrapping Monday, much of the cast joined the defunct TV series' creator and champion Rob Thomas for their first taste of celebration (and new footage) at Comic-Con.

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JUL
19
1 years

Comic-Con: Edgar Wright, Nick Frost, Simon Pegg Talk 'World's End'

Comic-Con: Edgar Wright, Nick Frost, Simon Pegg Talk 'World's End'

It was a British geek invasion of Hall H as Edgar Wright, Simon Pegg, and Nick Frost, the men behind The World’s End, entertained a packed house. World’s End is the third movie from director Wright and his two actor cohorts, part of what is has become known as the Corneto Trilogy.

And on Friday the trio revealed the secret behind the trilogy's name: Ice cream.

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JUL
19
1 years

Comic-Con: 'Divergent' Star Shailene Woodley's Plans for a Zombie Apocalypse? Tobacco (Video)

Comic-Con: 'Divergent' Star Shailene Woodley's Plans for a Zombie Apocalypse? Tobacco (Video)

In Divergent, the main characters are dealing with plenty of life-threatening situations after they join the Dauntless, a group of people tasked with being the warriors of society.

But one thing they don't have to face is the undead.

So when the stars of the upcoming Summit film, Shailene Woodley and Theo James, sat down at Comic-Con with THR, we were eager to hear their own plans for survival for a zombie apocalypse.

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