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San Diego Comic-Con organizers remain ‘hopeful’ that the con will go on

San Diego Comic-Con organizers remain ‘hopeful’ that the con will go on

1p>While the coronavirus is causing several film shoots, theme parks, and public events to shut down, the organizers of San Diego Comic-Con have announced that for now, SDCC 2020 is tentatively
E3 becomes the latest con to call game over due to coronavirus concerns

E3 becomes the latest con to call game over due to coronavirus concerns

1p>Following the same suit as Emerald City Comic Con and SXSW, annual video game conference E3 has officially been canceled due to the spread of the coronavirus, Variety was able to confirm
SXSW canceled, Emerald City Comic Con postponed to summer amid coronavirus concerns

SXSW canceled, Emerald City Comic Con postponed to summer amid coronavirus concerns

1p>Both SXSW and Emerald City Comic Con will no longer take place this March. Amid growing concerns over the spread of the coronavirus in Washington state and elsewhere in the United States,
My Hero Academia cast on the show's international appeal: 'a hero for everyone'

My Hero Academia cast on the show's international appeal: 'a hero for everyone'

1p>My Hero Academia, the superhero manga from Kōhei Horikoshi, became a crossover hit as soon as the anime adaptation hit stateside shores. What other school features classmates who can manipulate
Karl Urban discusses the even darker bulldog-filled depths of The Boys Season 2 at C2E2

Karl Urban discusses the even darker bulldog-filled depths of The Boys Season 2 at C2E2

1p>Let's hear it for The Boys! Yes, the grimy, hilarious Amazon adaptation of Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson's comic is about to enter its second season, which means that the superhero takedown
William Shatner teases motorcycle documentary The Ride at C2E2 2020

William Shatner teases motorcycle documentary The Ride at C2E2 2020

1p>William Shatner has been living long and prospering, so it makes sense to check in with the legendary Star Trek actor to see what Captain Kirk has been up to -- whether that means his exploits
One Piece voice actors celebrate the anime's 20th anniversary at C2E2 2020

One Piece voice actors celebrate the anime's 20th anniversary at C2E2 2020

1p>Epic pirate adventure One Piece may be getting its first-ever live-action adaptation courtesy of Netflix, but the incredibly long-running Eiichiro Oda manga is also celebrating a big milestone
The Umbrella Academy's Emmy Raver-Lampman and Robert Sheehan discuss developing characters at C2E2 2020

The Umbrella Academy's Emmy Raver-Lampman and Robert Sheehan discuss developing characters at C2E2 2020

1p>The Umbrella Academy's second season is almost upon fans, with a few character posters teasing the ambiguous future of the strained super-siblings. That also means that those that love the
Arrow stars Stephen Amell and Emily Bett Rickards celebrate series finale at C2E2 2020

Arrow stars Stephen Amell and Emily Bett Rickards celebrate series finale at C2E2 2020

1p>Oliver Queen and the rest of the Arrow crew may have had their lovely "Fadeout" after the long-running CW show aired its finale at the end of January, but that doesn't mean there isn't more to
DC Universe reveals Harley Quinn S2 first episode, advice column Ask Dr. Harley Quinn at C2E2 2020

DC Universe reveals Harley Quinn S2 first episode, advice column Ask Dr. Harley Quinn at C2E2 2020

1p>There are big things coming down the pike for superhero streaming service DC Universe as its original shows -- like Titans, Doom Patrol, and Harley Quinn -- head to new seasons while others --
Devs creator Alex Garland talks 'cultish' tech companies, shows off sneak peeks at C2E2 2020

Devs creator Alex Garland talks 'cultish' tech companies, shows off sneak peeks at C2E2 2020

1p>Alex Garland, the idiosyncratic writer/director behind cerebral sci-fi films like Ex Machina and Annihilation, has a new mind-bending project on the horizon: the FX on Hulu miniseries Devs. Not
Star Trek: Picard's Isa Briones didn't know about her dual role until final audition

Star Trek: Picard's Isa Briones didn't know about her dual role until final audition

1p>The new bounty of Star Trek shows kicked off by CBS All Access' Discovery has resulted in plenty to love for Trekkies, but perhaps nothing as satisfying as the return of Patrick Stewart's
George Takei memorializes fifth anniversary of Leonard Nimoy's death at C2E2 2020

George Takei memorializes fifth anniversary of Leonard Nimoy's death at C2E2 2020

1p>There are few on the comic convention circuit with the kinds of bona fides boasted by actor George Takei. Star of AMC's The Terror: Infamy, Disney's animated classic Mulan, and — of course —
Jonathan Hickman's next X-Men crossover is 15-part mystical 'X of Swords' series

Jonathan Hickman's next X-Men crossover is 15-part mystical 'X of Swords' series

1p>After fan-favorite X-Men writer Jonathan Hickman mutated the comic series into two killer tales, House of X and Powers of X, he kicked off a whole new world for the ever-growing band of
Walter Koenig talks Star Trek's legacy, his new autobiography at C2E2 2020

Walter Koenig talks Star Trek's legacy, his new autobiography at C2E2 2020

1p>Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo 2020 has started off in full, and we've already set our nostalgic phasers to fun. Actor and Star Trek/Babylon 5 legend Walter Koenig kicked off the Chicago
Flame Con reveals dates and special guests for 2020 convention, showcasing commitment to diversity

Flame Con reveals dates and special guests for 2020 convention, showcasing commitment to diversity

1p>The largest queer comic con in the world, Flame Con, is gearing up for its sixth annual celebration. Founded by Geeks OUT, Flame Con is a place where "geeks of all types are invited to attend
Palm reader arrested for scamming $71,000 to banish demon from victim's daughter

Palm reader arrested for scamming $71,000 to banish demon from victim's daughter

Palm reader Tracey Milanovich, 37, of Somerset, Massachusetts, was arrested for conning $71,000 out of a client in cash and property. According to police, Milanovich "convinced the victim that her
Daybreak's post-apocalyptic wasteland is way better than watching the news

Daybreak's post-apocalyptic wasteland is way better than watching the news

1p>It says something about the state of the news that Daybreak, Netflix’s new series about an actual apocalypse, feels like cheery escapism. To be fair, though, it’s not just that real-life society
There will be another HOPE hacker con in 2020!

There will be another HOPE hacker con in 2020!

Aestetix writes, "We have good news. There will be a HOPE [ed: Hackers on Planet Earth, a beloved, NYC-based hacker con put on by 2600 Magazine] in 2020. And we expect it to be better than ever. For
Amanda Conner talks returning to Harley Quinn and making up swear words

Amanda Conner talks returning to Harley Quinn and making up swear words

1p>Harley Quinn is everywhere right now. From her upcoming animated series on DC Universe to her live-action appearance alongside the Birds of Prey early next year, this unrepentant Clown Princess