Happy Fall, Fandom Fans! Are you enjoying the change in season? We certainly are…even though it is still above 80 degrees where we are. Nevertheless, the World of Fandom was burning up with plenty of news appropriate for Spooky Season. Before we can talk about what else is new, we have to hit you with our weekly review. It is time for the Rapidfire.
Shonen Jump (the magazine in which Hunter x Hunter is serialized) announced that not only is a new volume in progress but also scheduled for release in Japan on November 4, 2022! In just a little over one month from now, the wait will be over at last!
Lionsgate has released a brand new trailer for its upcoming exorcism horror movie, Prey for the Devil
Universal has released the first trailer for M. Night Shyamalan’s latest horror film, Knock at the Cabin.
Paramount Pictures is actively developing a new sequel to the found-footage monster movie, Cloverfield.
Amazon Prime has released the official trailer for its upcoming series, The Devil’s Hour.
Hulu has released the first official trailer for its upcoming Hellraiser reboot.
This latest look at Halloween Ends also offers up some new scenes from the film and sees Curtis speak about the legacy of the franchise, as well as her experience of playing the iconic role of Laurie Strode.
Netflix has released the official trailer for its latest horror series, The Midnight Club.
Spooky Season is Child’s Play
The leaves are beginning to change color, the air feels a bit crisper, and that’s when you know it is time to pull out your finest Chucky beer. Elysian Brewing Co. has released the perfect drink that captures our favorite things about fall; cranberries, pumpkin, and evil dolls! Chucky: A Killer Wit Beer is In celebration of the second season of the TV series, USA Network & SYFY paired up with Elysian Brewing Company to bring something killer to life. Just like the iconic doll, this beer will be your friend ‘til the very end. Saturated with blood-red cranberry juice and entangled with a pumpkin that’s been mangled into a puree, the beer is light in color with spine-chilling flavors of chamomile and cinnamon — the perfect combination of everything you love about the season. Remember while Chucky may be a “child” drinking is for adults. So, Drink Responsibly.
Ed Sheeran Wants to be The Very Best
Singer/Songwriter, Ed Sheeran, shared a clip of his upcoming single with Pokemon. The “shape of you,” singer can be seen laying among plushies of popular Pokemon like Lapras, Pikachu, Snorlax, and Charizard to name a few as he strums his guitar. This is not Pokemon’s first time collabing musically; previously they have worked with Katy Perry, J Balvin, Post Malone, and Itzy.
NYCC to Unveil a Smashing First Look
New York Comic Con is looking to 1up this year’s convention with our first official look at the upcoming Super Mario movie. Join them on October 6th at 4 pm ET for the teaser trailer premiere of Nintendo & Illumination’s upcoming Super Mario Bros. film, releasing April 7, 2023. We will also be sharing the trailer on our website.
Be Thankful for Wednesday
Netflix has announced the release date for the highly-anticipated Addams Family spin-off, Wednesday. The gothic series will begin streaming on November 23, 2022, Thanksgiving week. Wednesday stars Jenna Ortega as Wednesday Addams as she finds herself attending a new school. Has she finally found a place she belongs or is there more to Nevermore than meets the eye?
You can’t have a spooky season without the Ghost with the Most! Beetlejuice X Revolution has collabed on a massive collection filled with everything you need to get that strange and unusual look. They have everything from themed palettes to makeup brushes, lipstick, accessories, and green mascara. The collection is currently available on their website and will later be in Walmarts in the U.S.
That completes this week’s Fandom News Roundup. It definitely was very heavy with spooky season news. We aren’t complaining! Share with us in the comments what you’re most excited about. Don’t forget to stay safe and stay hydrated and we will see you again next week.
Oh…and one more thing…