Salt Lake Comic Con Nerd News: Tomorrowland trailer, Marvel’s Secret Wars, Walking Dead!

Salt Lake Comic Con is bringing you the best stories from throughout Geekdom! Today we talk about the new trailer for the mysterious new science fiction film Tomorrowland, Marvel announces plans to relaunch the epic cross-over comicbook event Secret Wars, and The Walking Dead Season 5 starts this weekend!

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The first trailer for Tomorrowland arrives!

Disney has released the first Tomorrowland trailer for director Brad Bird’s mysterious new sci-fi film. Scripted by Bird and LOST alum Damon Lindelof, the film stars George Clooney and revolves around “a bright, optimistic teen (Britt Robertson) bursting with scientific curiosity and a former boy-genius inventor jaded by disillusionment who embark on a danger-filled mission to unearth the secrets of an enigmatic place somewhere in time and space that exists in their collective memory as ‘Tomorrowland.’” And the trailer is great, offering a simple scenario that hints at the film’s possibilities without spoiling too much.

Secret-WarsMarvel to re-launch Secret Wars in 2015!

Marvel has announced plans to publish a new Secret Wars comicbook event, from writer Jonathan Hickman and artist Esad Ribic, as a year-long event starting in May 2015. Notice how the teaser image from Alex Ross features various different incarnations of some of Marvel’s biggest characters? Well Marvel Senior VP of Publishing Tom Brevoort says that none of the characters depicted in the pic are random and all are pulled from Marvel’s 75-year publishing history. “However massive you think this is, let me assure you it is bigger than that. It’s by far the craziest thing I’ve dealt with.”

Read the full article here.


The Walking Dead Season 5 begins Sunday!

Halloween is just around the corner, which means a new season of The Walking Dead is upon us. Prepare yourself for some awesome zombie carnage and get some answers to all those burning questions from Season 4’s Season Finale.


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