San Diego Comic-Con 2017 is here, bringing all sorts of geeky / pop-culture goodness to legions of fans in attendance - and all those watching and reporting from around the world!
Comic-Con is, by now, so big that it is nearly impossible to keep trying of all the big developments, announcements, and fun things happening around the convention all day. Comicbook.com staff are keeping strict overwatch on what's going on at SDCC17 - and we have plenty of staff on location (come say 'hi' if you spot us!) - so we'll have insight on everything you need to know!
To help keep the bigger picture in focus, we've done you the favor of compiling all the biggest headlines from Day 1 (Thursday, July 20th) into a single handy list for you to scroll through! If you see something you like, or want to know more about, there will be links to that subject you can click on for the in-depth report!
Here is All the Big News from Day 1 of San Diego Comic-Con 2017:
20th Century Fox
20th Century Fox came to Comic-Con 2017 with a big lineup of possible film reveals, kicking things off with a new look at Kingsman: The Golden Circle.
We got a lot of footage of Kingsman 2 during the panel - plus a new red-band trailer that shows off how much crazier the sequel is than the original. We also got a geek-friendly animated short featuring the Kingsman meeting Archer.
Get a recap and have a look, by clicking below:
Pacific Rim 2
While at SDCC, Legendary Pictures put out the first Teaser Trailer for the Pacific Rim sequel, Pacific Rim: Uprising, starring Star Wars: The Force Awakens / The Last Jedi actor John Boyega.
Check out that trailer by clicking below:
Marvel is paving the way to its big Saturday night panel in Hall H the usual way: with bribery.
Marvel Studios kicked off Comic-Con Day 1 by handing out some exclusive new posters for Avengers: Infinity War, which you can check out by clicking below:
Ant-Man and the Wasp director Peyton Reed also teased a big reveal:
We also learned the premiere date of Hulu's Marvel TV series, Runaways:
On the Netflix side, we got a new trailer for The Defenders crossover in August:
And for broadcast TV, we got a new look at Marvel Inhumans icon, Lockjaw:
DC Films won't put on its big Hall H show until Saturday morning, but on Day 1 of SDCC, we did get some big DC Extended Universe News - and one major piece of disappointing news, as well.
Find out more by clicking below:
For the gamers, Day 1 of Comic-Con was pretty solid!
First, we got juicy new details of the Spider-Man game coming to PS4:
Call of Duty fans also got an update on the next installment of that game series, Call of Duty: WWII: