From jaw-dropping cosplay to official announcements, San Diego Comic-Con is the hub of entertainment for pop-culture fans. The entertainment convention event is a culmination of multi-genre project announcements and a hub for comic book fans to meet the creators and celebrities. San Diego Comic-Con 2022 returned in full swing after two years, with tons of trailers, exclusive looks and official announcements. From Darth Vader to Moon Knight, Comic Con 2022 cosplay was a real delight for fans and creators. Excited, aren’t we? We got you covered with the key announcements, news and interesting facts about Comic Con 2022!
San Diego Comic-Con 2022 guests line-up
With the SDCC returning after two years, panels filled with guests (both live and virtual), surprising fans with various project announcements. Here are some of the interesting facts about Comic Con 2022 key reveals!
Dungeons & Dragons: Honor Among Thieves
Chris Pine blessed fans with his presence at the SDCC to promote the long-awaited D&D live-action film, releasing March 3, 2023. The fantasy role-playing game stars big-shot actors like Michelle Rodriguez, Jeremy Irons and Regé-Jean Page.
After how many years did the San Diego Comic Con 2022 return?
- A. Three years
- B. One year
- C. Two years
- D. Five years
Ever since Netflix streamed the animated series Avatar: The Last Airbender in 2020, the huge fanbase it had spurred back to life. Without a doubt, the show gained popularity even after almost two decades. The renewed popularity made Nickelodeon launch Avatar Studios to expand the Avatar Universe.
Besides, rumors about potential movies based on other Avatars, particularly, Kyoshi and the adult Gaang, spread like wildfire. Janet Varney, the voice actress of Avatar Korra, gave a virtual announcement that the first-ever Avatar Studios project will be about Avatar Aang and his friends (Presumably Katara, Sokka, Toph and Fire Lord Zuko), scheduled to release in 2024.
John Wick: Chapter 4
SDCC is an event of surprises. Briefly, Keanu Reeves made a surprise appearance at the SDCC to release the first teaser of his upcoming action piece, John Wick: Chapter 4. Part four of the action-packed franchise releases on March 24, 2023.
House of the Dragon and The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power
SDCC was a treat for fantasy genre fans. The panel revealed new trailers of the biggest fantasy projects releasing this year.
Amazon revealed a new trailer of the much-anticipated prequel series of the LOTR franchise, The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power—airing September 2, 2022.
HBO stunned fans with exclusive footage of “House of the Dragon.” The Game of Thrones prequel series premieres on August 21, 2022.
San Diego Comic-Con 2022 Marvel
“Welcome to the Multiverse!” Hall H filled with thunderous roars as Marvel Studios revealed not just one but numerous film and television projects for the upcoming phases.
From Secret Invasion to Daredevil: Born Again, Phases Four to Six, collectively known as “The Multiverse Saga,” the projects announced will likely cause a huge shift in the world of superheroes—for the better.
Phase Four—that began with the Studios’ first-ever television series, WandaVision—will conclude with Black Panther: Wakanda Forever.
And it looks like Phase Five’s main aim is to introduce the new members of the superhero universe! Phase Five kick starts with Ant-Man And The Wasp: Quantumania and ends with the highly anticipated Thunderbolts.
Most importantly, the studios startled fans by providing scant details regarding Phase Six. The Phase includes three (mind-blowing) projects—Fantastic Four, Avengers: The Kang Dynasty and Avengers: Secret Wars. Yes, that’s right! Fans are getting two Avengers movies in the same year!
Can’t contain your excitement from all the announced projects? Check out the quiz to test your knowledge on the biggest reveals of SDCC 2022!