To promote the upcoming home video release of Detective Pikachu, Warner Bros. built a small cross-section of Ryme City and planted it right in front of the San Diego Convention Center. The activation takes fans from a subway car, to a noir-inspired back alley, and several other locales full of fan-pleasing details.
SDCC: Blizzard Entertainment Exclusives
At Blizzard Booth #140: (Exclusives) “Blade and Barrage” Fine Art Print, Cute But Deadly – Transcendence Zenyatta, “The Fire Lord” Fine Art PRint, Pachireaper Plush & Collectible Pin; (Premieres) Blizzard Legends: StarCraft Artanis Statue, Cute But Deadly – D.Va Nano Cola w/MEKA, Funko POP! Reinhardt & Brigitte 2-pack.
Hasbro/Nerf Booth #3329: Overwatch Ultimates Series 8” Reinhardt with Bundeswehr skin, Reinhardt’s Hammer Photo Op, Ultimates 6” Lucio in GameStop Exclusive Epic Skin, Nerf Rival – Soldier: 76 Blaster.
LEGO (displayed at Blizzard booth): Wrecking Ball set, Junkertown set
Funko Booth #53411: POP! Lifeguard McCree
Plus, signings and activations at the Blizzard booth!
Funko POP! Floats New ‘IT’ Figures to Market
Pre-orders are now open at WBShop.com for the 10” Pennywise with SS Georgie ($45), and 3 ¾” Funhouse Pennywise, Pennywise with Open Arms and Pennywise with Balloon ($15 each).
WATCH: Top Gun: Maverick Official Trailer
Tom Cruise returns to the skies in the long coming sequel directed by Joseph Kosinski. Also stars Miles Teller, Jennifer Connelly, Jon Hamm, Glen Powell, Lewis Pullman, with Ed Harris. In theaters 2020.
WATCH: IT Chapter Two – Final Trailer
Evil resurfaces in Derry as director Andy Muschietti reunites the Losers Club — young and adult — in a return to where it all began. In theaters September 6.
WATCH: CATS Official Trailer
Oscar winning director Tom Hooper (Les Miserables) directs James Corden, Judi Dench, Jason Derulo, Idris Elba, Jennifer Hudson, Ian McKellen, Taylor Swift, Rebel Wilson and Royal Ballet principal dancer Francesca Hayward in this adaptation of the long-running musical. The first trailer is already getting quite a few whiskers in a twist. Coming this Christmas, by which point I hope someone will be selling reproductions of that bejeweled Catnip shaker.