SDCC 2019 Day Two Wrap-up

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SDCC continues with some big announcements that we will see happen across the next year in geekdom! You can catch up on everything that happened on Day One and Previews at San Diego Comic-Con in our Day One wrap-up but stay tuned for our daily wrap-ups.

Movies

  • A New Halloween movie has been teased with a short trailer
  • Evangelion 3.0 + 1.0 got a new teaser trailer direct from the Studio
  • The Russo Brothers who are at SDCC this weekend have been rumoured to be linked to a Battle of the Planets movie. It is expected to be in the same vein as the Japanese live-action adaption from 2013
  • An Attack of the Killer Tomatoes reboot started filming this weekend
  • The Godzilla producers have teased Mecha-Godzilla in the future after Godzilla vs Kong
  • A trailer for the Steven Universe movie appeared with a US date of September 2nd meaning that it will probably be a TV, not cinema release. We can’t help but get some Dragon Ball Z/Pokemon movie vibes from it
  • Coming to America 2 is happening and Arsenio Hall will be returning which confirms it is happening
  • The Walking Dead is getting a movie without a title but it has a teaser trailer. We are unsure if this will be in cinemas but it is being produced by Paramount so it looks likely.
  • Black Panther’s Chad Bosman new film with the Russo Brothers, 21 Bridges dropped a trailer for SDCC
  • Also in Russo Brother news, the pair and writers sat down at SDCC to give a glimpse of what may have been in Infinity War/Endgame including decapitated Avengers, Thor fighting a Midgard serpent and Red Skull/Cap team-up that was scrapped after Hugo Weaving declined to reprise his First Avenger villain. Vanity Fair has the most complete wrap up of all of these
  • Superman: Red Son animated movie was announced at the Batman: Hush premiere
  • And Zombieland 2 got a new Poster which is pretty cool.

Television

  • We got our first good look at The Witcher Netflix series thanks to a Season One Trailer
  • The Game of Throne’s panel was indeed not cancelled and you can watch it here
  • Legends of Tomorrow Producers have confirmed current Atom Brandon Routh will reprise his Superman Returns Superman during the upcoming Arrowverse Crisis on Infinite Earth’s Event
  • CW/Arrowverse Batwoman series has moved into regular series shooting with the SDCC panel alluding to some Batman Rogues Gallery villains showing up in the 3rd episode with the series set to start in the beginning of October in the US (and hopefully fast-tracked for Australia)
  • A new clip for Rick & Morty Season 4 has arrived with stills from the new series showing up over the last 2 weeks. Season 4 will be 10 episodes long will include appearances by Paul Giamatti, Sam Neill, Taika Waititi and Kathleen Turner with work on Season 5 already begun. Dan Harmon and Justin Roiland have said in interviews that the gap between seasons will not be this long again.
  • The final season of Mr Robot got a trailer which is region blocked to Australia but we found a mirror that you can watch
  • Comic Creator Ed Brubaker has signed a deal with Legendary Studios TV arm. Aside from his Marvel and DC work he has creator credits on the Eisner winning Criminal and Incognito series
  • Westworld producers have said that Season 3 will be ‘less of a guessing game’ when it returns in 2020
  • A.P. Bio has been renewed on a US streaming service, we expect this means it will continue on STAN for Australia
  • Disney showed off a trailer Season 2 of Ducktales which looks huge (it’s really good and season one is on STAN if you haven’t watched it yet). They also confirmed Chip’n’Dale Rescue Rangers + characters from Tailspin will appear with Darkwing Duck already in the new series
  • On top of the movie news, a Season 10 Trailer for the Walking Dead was dropped (and region-locked for the US but we found a copy, sorry about the ads). Also, Fear the Walking Dead has been renewed for Season 6
  • The One Piece live-action series has a showrunner who previously has done Luke Cage, Agents of SHIELD and The Defenders
  • EW scored the first images of the Snowpiercer TV series along with an interview with Jennifer Connolly. The showrunner is Orphan Black creator Graeme Manson
  • IGN have exclusive images of The Expanse Season 4. The Expanse was cancelled by SYFY and picked up by Amazon
  • The Boys’ which is due at the end of the month on Amazon has already been renewed for Season 2
  • The Amazon Carnival Row with Orlando Bloom and Cara Delevingne based in a Victorian-based fantasy world got two features. One with Delevingne’s character and one with Bloom’s
  • The SYFY channel has also done a write up on the panel for the last season of Preacher beginning soon. The showrunners expressed interest in many more comic adaptions including Invincible
  • Sonic the Hedgehog and Tails will appear in animated form on an upcoming episode of OK KO! Let’s Be Heroes on Cartoon Network and there is even a clip
  • The Veronica Mars return is being moved a week earlier on streaming in the US, it is still heading to STAN next week on the 27th
  • Samurai Jack/Dexter’s Lab Genndy Tartakovsky showed a new trailer for a series with cavemen and dinosaurs, Primal

Comics

  • A new ongoing Doctor Doom series is in the works but we will forever love Warren Ellis on Doom 2099
  • A return to Marvel’s 2099 has also been teased with Spider-Man’s Nick Spencer attached as a midpoint 80 years between Marvel Comics’ start in 1939 and 2099
  • A new Spider-Verse miniseries is in the works with a single writer and a collaboration of different artists
  • Snyder and Soule’s new Image Comic ‘Undiscovered Country’ was revealed
  • Donny Cate’s Guardians run looks to be heading to a Marvel Annihilation 2 event, this may or may not be the event coming after War of the Realms, House of X/Powers of X and Absolute Carnage which is rumoured to have 4-5 new titles spinning out of it
  • Norman Osborn’s Red Goblin may be returning for the Absolute Carnage event
  • A Kylo Ren Comic will be coming soon alongside some books based on the new Disney attraction Galaxy’s Edge. There are also a host of books including one with Thrawn

Gaming

  • The Pottermore version of Pokemon Go!, Harry Potter: Wizards Unite even got an SDCC panel. The app is currently available on Android and iOS

Collectibles

  • A Cosmic Ghostrider and Squirrel Girl Marvel Legends was spotted on the SDCC floor and there were a bunch of cool announcements that will be exclusive to individual stores in the US but we really want the new Classic Doctor Doom Marvel Legends that looks pretty cool
  • The teased red Stormtrooper is a Sith Trooper and will be in Rise of the Skywalker with the Black Series toy shown there is also a very cool Boba Fett Black Series replica helmet on the way with battle damage and a working eye scanner. This will go very well with your Poe Dameron Helmet if you picked one of those up
  • And there is just flat out too much Sideshow Collectibles stuff we want so check out this walkthrough of their booth

There you have it! All the biggest announcements to come out of Day Two at SDCC! Check back tomorrow for more updates!