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SDCC 2012: Friday Round-Up

Your one stop location for all the news that came out Friday, day one of San Diego Comic-Con 2012.





IDW Dinobots Are All The Rage!
IDW Publishing and Hasbro announced two Transfofmers-related comics, both involving the dinosaur-themed Dinobots!

Game of Thrones Panel - Cast Additions (Diana Rigg!) and Season 3 Premiere Date
At the HBO Game of Thrones panel at San Diego Comic Con today, fans learned that at least 14 cast members would be added to Season 3!

Marvel All Winners Squad Press Conference
As teased last week, Marvel hosted a press conference introducing the world to: The All Winners Squad!Jesse Falcon introduced the Academy Award-nominated Morgan Spurlock (Super Size Me, Comic-Con...

DC Comics - The New 52
DC Comics discussion on the New 52.

Joss Whedon's Next Project - Dr. Horrible 2
At the San Diego Comic Con Dark Horse: Joss Whedon Panel, Whedon announced that his next project would be Dr. Horrible 2.

IDW's The IDW Show Panel (Brony Alert)
Here are some highlights from the IDW panel at San Diego Comic Con! TMNT, The Crow, Judge Dredd, and more!

Cup O' Joe Panel
A bunch of announcements started off the Marvel Cup O' Joe Panel at San Diego Comic-con 2012.

Kick-Ass Sequel May Shoot in September
Christopher Mintz-Plasse was at San Diego Comic Con to promote Para-Norman, but he let news drop about a Kick-Ass sequel as well!

RoboCop Reboot Synopsis
Press Release for the August 9, 2013 release

Avengers Assemble Sequel to Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes?
There's a twist we didn't see coming...

Marvel NOW! Point One Anthology Announced
Marvel will be releasing a Black Fury focused anthology to prepare readers for Marvel NOW!

AVX: Consequences Announced
The new series will be written by Keiron Gillen.

Loeb's A Plus X Series Announced
The series will be written by Jeph Loeb.

Walking Dead TV on AMC Panel (SPOILERS)
Check out these highlights from the Walking Dead TV Show panel at San Diego Comic Con today! Here be spoilers!

Ultimate Comics Panel
The Marvel Ultimate Comics Panel at San Diego Comic-con 2012, previewed the next event taking place in the Ultimate Comics universe.

Walking Dead Season 3 Trailer
Here's the latest trailer for the new season, which begins on October 14th!

Justice League and Green Lantern Panel
Highlights from DC's Justice League panel!

Derpy Sells Out
He who hesitates is lost, even when it comes to ponies.

Legend of Korra Panel
So now that Book 1 is in the can, what do creators Michael Dante DiMartino and Bryan Konietzko have up their sleeves for Book 2? At the SDCC Korra panel we found out exactly that!!

New Community Showrunners Promise Not to Screw It Up
David Guarascio and Moses Port, who took over Community from the disgraced Dan Harmon, spoke at the Community Panel at San Diego Comic Con today.

Walking Dead Season 3 to Premiere on October 14th
The new season will air at 9 PM.

Duane Swierczynski to Write IDW's Judge Dredd
The series will be released in November.

Eric Powell turns to Kickstarter to Fund Goon Movie
Finally some progress on the long awaited Goon movie.

Jackie Chan Not Retiring From Action Movies After All
The actor sets the record straight on his "retirement" from action movies at while promiting CZ 12 (Chinese Zodiac) at San Diego Comic Con.

Ultimate Comics Iron Man Announced
The series will be written by Nathan Edmondson with art from Matteo Buffagini.

Mike Mignola and Friends Panel
Here are some highlights from the Mike Mignola panel at SDCC!

DC Comics: Superman Panel
Here's some highlights from the Superman panel, which took place Friday afternoon at SDCC.

Diamond Comics Leaks New Marvel Titles, Venom and Scarlet Spider Not Cancelled
Five new titles being were not listed in solicitations released earlier this week.

Fox Hires Jeremy Slater to Write Fantastic Four Reboot
Fox is really desperate to make sure the new F4 movie happens.

SDCC: Edgar Wright's "The World's End" Greenlit by Universal
The third movie in a trilogy of sorts from Wright that includes Shaun of the Dead and Hot Fuzz is moving forward.

SDCC: New Injustice Trailer is Up
More from the upcoming DC Comics fighting game.

Teen Wolf Panel
The hit MTV show comes to Comic-Con

The Avatar Press Panel
All things Avatar Press at Comic-Con

Coldplay Releases Mylo Xyloto Comic from Bongo
Coldplay announced at San Diego Comic Con that they will release a comic book based on their latest album Mylo Xyloto.

*Free* Shelf Life Comic for Panel Attendees!
Fans of superhero web series Shelf Life will want to attend Tara Platt & Yuri Lowenthal's SDCC panel this evening to score a *Free* SL comic book.

How to Train Your Dragon: Riders of Berk Panel
The Cartoon Network series based on DreamWorks Animation's film How to Train Your Dragon


Trailer for Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn
Trailer for the live-action digital series based on the X-Box game.

Interview With Goon Creator Eric Powell
Eric Powell, creator of hit comic The Goon, was able to give us a few minutes of his time during a busy convention to asnwer a few questions.

Dexter the Game 2 (iOS) Trailer Unveiled
Check out the trailer to the follow up to 2009's Dexter the Game.

Dark Horse - Powered by Creators
While Image has become synomous with Creator-Owned Comics, Dark Horse has is not one to be left behind.

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