Welcome, Fandom Fans! We are glad you joined us for another edition of the Fandom News Roundup. It’s where we give you the best news in fandom, and you read it and share it with your friends. It is a symbiotic relationship. Before we share what is new, let’s recap what we covered throughout the week.
Jazawares unveiled their new Spider-Rex and Venomosaurus just in time for San Diego Comic-Con 2022, and it’s going to be a roaring fun time in this Marvel mashup.
Bones Coffee Company has unveiled its holiday collaboration with Disney’s The Nightmare Before Christmas! They created five limited-edition flavors that represent the spirit of the holidays.
A Baby Groot, you can hold and snuggle with! Build a Bear is releasing an adorable Groot for your collection! Now don’t rush to your local Build a Bear because this Baby is an online exclusive only.
Hulu’s upcoming Predator movie Prey will hit the streamer on August 5th and promotion for the film continues to grow.
HBO has released the first full trailer for its upcoming Game of Thrones prequel series, House of The Dragon.
Universal has released the official trailer for Halloween Ends which promises a bloody final battle between Laurie Strode and Michael Myers.
You’ve heard of the Hot Girl Summer and the Hoochie Daddy Summer, but get ready for the Summer of Loungefly! Summer of Loungefly is a multifaceted and immersive brand experience celebrating the latest summer offerings on August 13, 2022.
A Galaxy Far Far Away will be much closer at this year’s Fanboy Expo Knoxville. The force is strong with this convention as Star Wars fans will be able to meet the stars from several Disney+ shows.
The live-action adaptation of the manga Yuyu Hakusho has revealed three casting announcements.
Who needs heroes when you have thieves? Paramount and eOne’s live-action Dungeons & Dragons film has just debuted its first trailer at San Diego Comic-Con.
Netflix has released their official trailer for its upcoming adaptation of The Sandman.
Black Panther: Wakanda Forever Official Teaser Released.
A Creeper Reborn
Timo Vuorensola’s highly anticipated new chapter in the Jeepers Creepers franchise Jeepers Creepers Reborn will come to audiences via a three-night fan premiere event offered exclusively through Fathom Events nationwide. Jeepers Creepers Reborn unfolds as the Horror Hound Festival holds its first ever event in Louisiana, where it attracts hundreds of geeks, freaks, and die-hard horror fans from far and wide. Among them are fanboy Chase and his girlfriend Laine, who is forced to come along for the ride. But as the event approaches, Laine begins to experience unexplained premonitions and disturbing visions associated with the town’s past, and in particular, local legend/urban myth The Creeper. As the festival arrives and the blood-soaked entertainment builds to a frenzy, Laine believes that something unearthly has been summoned…and that she is at the center of it.
Only in Theaters for Three-Night Fan Event September 19, 20, and 21.
Tatakae by Daylight
Dead by Daylight is an online multiplayer game where players must survive a killer and escape by headlight. Now players and killers will be able to dress like the main cast of the hit anime-Attack on Titan. The collection features eight Very Rare outfits for survivors and two Ultra Rare outfits for killers.
The survivor outfits include:
~Dwight Fairfield in Erern’s Uniform
~Yui Kimura in Mikasa’s Uniform
~Felix Richter in Armin’s Uniform
~Meg Thomas in Annie’s Uniform
~Zarina Kassir in Hanges Uniform
~Jake Park in Levi’s Uniform
~Kate Denson in Historia’s Uniform
~Ace Visconti in Kenny’s Uniform
The killers’ outfits will include:
~The Armored Titan Outfit for The Oni
~The War Hammer Titan Outfit for The Spirit
The crossover DLC is available until July 26, 2022.
The Teen that Cried, Wolf
A terrifying new evil has emerged in Beacon Hills calling for the return of Alpha Werewolf Scott McCall (Tyler Posey), to once again reunite the Banshees, Werecoyotes, Hellhounds, Kitsunes, and other shapeshifters of the night. With new allies and trusted friends like Derek Hale (Tyler Hoechlin), Lydia Martin (Holland Roden), Jackson Whittemore (Colton Haynes), Malia Tate (Shelley Hennig), and the return of a long-lost love, Scott and his pack just might stand a chance.
Cartoon Network Classics Returning
The original creator of the cult favorite, The Power Puff Girls, Craig McCracken, announced that he was working on a reboot of the cartoon. McCracken is also working on a reboot of Foster’s Home for Imaginary Friends. This Power Puff Girls reboot has no connection to the CW’s live-action adaptation, which is currently in development limbo.
The Gods are Furious
Shazam! Fury of the Gods stars returning cast members Zachary Levi as Shazam; Asher Angel as Billy Batson; Jack Dylan Grazer as Freddy Freeman; Adam Brody as Super Hero Freddy; Ross Butler as Super Hero Eugene; Meagan Good as Super Hero Darla; D.J. Cotrona as Super Hero Pedro; Grace Caroline Currey as Mary Bromfield / Super Hero Mary; Faithe Herman as Darla Dudley; Ian Chen as Eugene Choi; Jovan Armand as Pedro Pena; Marta Milans as Rosa Vasquez; Cooper Andrews as Victor Vasquez; with Djimon Hounsou as Wizard. Joining the cast are Rachel Zegler, Lucy Liu, and Helen Mirren.
Shazam! Fury of the Gods is scheduled to hit theaters worldwide on December 15, 2022.
A National Treasure
The adventure continues. National Treasure: Edge of History, an original series, is streaming soon only on DisneyPlus. It is a sequel series to the trilogy of films starring Nicholas Cage. Edge of History follows Jess Morales, a 20-year-old Dreamer, who sets off on an exploration to discover the mystery of her family history, and, with the help of her friends, seeks to recover historical lost treasure.
That completes this week’s edition of the Fandom News Roundup. We’ll be back next with more stories from Hollywood and beyond. Remember to stay safe and follow your fandom.