Star Trek Day / Jumanji Theme Park – FNR

Welcome to another edition of the Fandom News Roundup. It’s where we bring you the hottest stories from the World of Fandom. That means you’re always in the know and thus besting your enemies. Take that, Mary! Before we jump into what’s new, let’s recap what we covered this week. It is time for the rapid-fire!

Dungeons & Dragons finally have an official virtual tabletop in the works, which will allow players to run sessions of the RPG online in a digital playspace.

She-Hulk and Marvel are teaming up with Urban Decay to bring fans a smashing new look for their makeup routine!

Netflix has released the trailer for Season 5 of the fan-favorite martial arts series Cobra Kai.

Netflix has released a new trailer for its upcoming Addams Family series, Wednesday.

The Sanderson Sisters are Back! This season spark some mischief and mayhem and fill your home with magic! Cast a spell with the enchanting scents from Disney’s Hocus Pocus 2 Collection by Goose Creek!

 WEBTOON which is home to some of the most popular comics around the globe including True Beauty and Sarah’s Scribbles. The platform recently announced that they will be teaming up with the video game developer and publisher Riot Games to host a VALORANT fan webcomic contest for fans and creators.

Universal and Blumhouse’s The Black Phone has finally arrived on VOD after a successful theatrical run, and talks of a sequel are already taking place.

Candlelight Concerts are once again bringing the magic of a live musical experience to Detroit at the historic and beautiful Redford Theatre this October 20th.

A new addition to the Saw franchise is reportedly in the works, with Saw IV and Saw: The Final Chapter director Kevin Greutert set to helm the project.

Paint The Roses & Your Face 

Don’t be late for a wonderful new collection from Sigma. On September 8, 2022, the cosmetics brand known for its luxurious brushes, is releasing a limited-edition Alice in Wonderland Collection.  Sigma x Alice in Wonderland

✨Eyeshadow Palette – 14 shades $59
✨ Cheek Duo $35
✨ 5 Piece Makeup Brush Set $120
✨ Lip Duo – new hydrating lip cream formula $35

🌟Entire Collection $199

The collection will be available for purchase on Sigma’s Website.

Star Trek Day Announced 

Pike gets Star Trek Spin-Off

Trekkies, get ready to mark your calendars. Paramount+ has officially announced Star Trek Day.  The celebration gets started on Thursday, September 8  (12:00 PM, PT/3:00 PM, ET). Star Trek Day will stream live from the  Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles.  The celestial festivities include in-person conversations with cast members from the entire Star Trek universe, awesome announcements, reveals for everything Star Trek, and Star Trek Augmented Reality Delta Portals set up in select cities. To get a full itinerary for Star Trek Day head on over to its official website.

Can you survive the horror? 

Resident Evil 2 is one of the scariest video games in gaming history. The game seamlessly blends real horror and action together. The iconic video game gets new life as a board game.  Fight your way through hidden horrors, make smart choices, and escape before it’s too late! Based on the classic video game, Resident Evil 2: The Board Game is a cooperative game for 1-4 players. You’ll need to work together if you want to survive. This game is all about teamwork and managing your resources. Make careful decisions, use items wisely, and choose your next step carefully. If even one of you dies, it’s game over! WARNING: Explicit violence and gore. The game and its expansion pack are available for purchase.

You Can Never Have Too Many Cremes! 

Refresh your beauty routine with the NEW The Crème Shop x Hello Kitty KLEAN BEAUTY™ collection . Simply clean and free of sulfates, parabens, and so much more to ensure your skin looks and feels its best! This super cute collection is on sale now but it is selling out quickly! So, stop reading and add them to your cart now.

Enter the World of Jumanji, No Board Game Required 

Sony Pictures Entertainment has inked a deal with U.K. theme park and resort Chessington World of Adventures Resort to bring “Jumanji” to life. Merlin Entertainments, which operates Chessington World of Adventures, and Sony’s Columbia Pictures Location Based Entertainment inked an exclusive multi-territory deal.  The image above, shows the proposed designs for the land, giving fans a glimpse of a jungle-like entrance portal including a 17-meter high Jaguar Shrine. Details of the rides, attractions, and experiences that will populate “World of Jumanji” are set to be unveiled in the coming months. The real question is, will there be a ride that has you work out your childhood traumas?

Ezra Miller Gets Help 

Ezra Miller Flash pic

Ezra Miller has had a very peculiar 2022. The Justice League star has been in the news frequently for their less-than-heroic behavior.  Ezra Miller announced they plan to seek mental health treatment in a statement obtained by Variety.

“Having recently gone through a time of intense crisis, I now understand that I am suffering complex mental health issues and have begun ongoing treatment,” Miller told the outlet. “I want to apologize to everyone that I have alarmed and upset with my past behavior. I am committed to doing the necessary work to get back to a healthy, safe, and productive stage in my life.”

Hopefully, the actor will be able to find the help they need and those affected by their actions will receive healing.

That completes this week’s Fandom News Roundup! Join us next week for more news. Until then stay safe and stay hydrated.

About Yali Perez

When she's not writing about pop culture for Fandom Spotlite, curating social media for the*gameHERS, or helping to produce the DB4L podcast, she is a single mom to the coolest kid in the world. In Yali's free time she likes to bake, exercise, watch horror films, and play Mario Kart. Yali's goal as a writer is to share her nontraditional and colorful view of the world with readers everywhere.

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