[D23] John Lasseter reveals huge slate of upcoming movies from Walt Disney and Pixar Animation Studios
Filmmakers from Walt Disney and Pixar Animation Studios introduced D23 EXPO 2015 fans to an array of new stories and characters—from a lost dinosaur to a master wayfinder, a scheming fox to a forgetful fish. The audience of 7,500 was treated to sneak peeks, musical performances and appearances from stars like Ellen DeGeneres, Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez, Ginnifer Goodwin, Dwayne Johnson, Randy Newman and Ty Burrell, among others.
During the Star Wars event at Disney’s D23 Expo, fans were able to get their first look at the upcoming stand alone film, Star Wars: Rogue One.
The great joy of visiting the old Disney/MGM park in the early ’90s was the small corner that featured Star Tours. At the time it was the only Star Wars action we could get as Episode One was still a decade away, and Return of the Jedi was but a spot in our rearview mirrors. At the D23 Expo today, Disney’s Bob Iger announced that Star Wars was expanding at its theme parks in Orlando and Anaheim.
JJ Abrams has said for a while now that he would not be directing the ninth Star Wars movie, and now we know why – it’s because Colin Tevorrow will be steering the ship.
The Great Nate O, the number one Major Spoilers fan, went to Nerdtacular 2015 in Snowbird, Utah, and took a bunch of pictures from the event. And because he is our number one fan, he’s sharing those images with you, the most awesome Spoilerites in the world.
Last year, Gen Con saw the launch of the Pathfinder Minimates line, with a series of exclusive mini-figure two-packs and a veritable horde of exclusive Goblins based on the popular role-playing game from Paizo. This year, the spectre of Pathfinder Minimates has risen again, with an all-new Goblin Minimate available for the first time at this year’s Gen Con in Indianapolis!
Valiant is proud to announce an all-new series of dates for the Valiant 25th Anniversary Convention Tour – extending Valiant’s year-long celebration of 25 years of the largest independent universe in comics with new appearances in cities across the country! Kicking off at StocktonCon 2015 in Stockton, CA on August 8th, the next leg of Valiant’s comic book roadshow will be coming soon to fans at Alamo City Comic Con 2015 in San Antonio, TX, Rose City Comic Con 2015 in Portland, OR, Baltimore Comic Con 2015 in Baltimore, MD, and New York Comic Con 2015 in New York, NY…with many
The Walt Disney Studios offers an exclusive look at its upcoming projects from Disney, Pixar, Marvel and Lucasfilm at D23 EXPO 2015, taking place August 14–16 at the Anaheim Convention Center.
If you thought the 1/6th scale Millennium cockpit from Hot Toys was amazeballs, wait until you get a load of what they have planned for Ani-Com and Games Hong Kong. It’s huge….
While I love seeing cosplay videos from conventions, most of the time those videos are giant music videos. Cosplay Boom went to GeekGirlCon and actually tell the stories about the costumes and why the cosplayers chose their costumes.
When Disney’s D23 Expo rolls around in August there will be a lot of reasons for Disney fans to attend – Animation presentations, sneak peek of upcoming projects, and discussions with special guests. But for many, the highlight of the show will be taking home their own Lasseter-esque Hawaiian shirt.