Godzilla director Gareth Edwards explains the symbolism of kaiju

New images and footage from the forthcoming Godzilla movie have us so excited that we're zooming through the air like three-headed space kaiju. At Comic-Con, we sat down with director Gareth Edwards to talk about his giant monster designs, and the political subtext of this classic anti-nuke tale. » 7/25/13 3:31pm 7/25/13 3:31pm

The Most Elusive Comic-Con Exclusive Winds His Way To Retail

Everyone knew Hasbro's Transformers Masterpiece Soundwave would bit hitting Toys'R'Us shortly after his debut at last week's San Diego Comic-Con, but that didn't stop fans from going crazy trying to get him. » 7/25/13 9:00am 7/25/13 9:00am

The New Strider Looks Promising, But Where's the Giant Robot Ape?

I'm positive my first question for Strider senior producer Andrew Szymanski and producer James Vance during our interview at Comic-Con last week was the question on every fan's mind. It's just not Strider without a massive robotic primate. » 7/24/13 8:00pm 7/24/13 8:00pm

An Hour Inside Disney Infinity's Toy Box Was Not Enough

As my hour with Disney Infinity's Toy Box mode at the San Diego Comic-Con came to a close, producer John Vignocchi had dressed up The Incredibles' Dash in the wings from 1981's Condorman and was attempting to recreate the movie's flight scene. » 7/24/13 9:00am 7/24/13 9:00am

The Best Cosplay From Comic-Con 2013

When you can actually get up off your butt and move your camera around, there was some of the best cosplay in the world to be seen at last weekend's San Diego Comic-Con. » 7/24/13 3:30am 7/24/13 3:30am

How To Prank A Religious Protestor At Comic-Con

Photographer Sebastian Jespersen took some amazing cosplay photos at Comic-Con, which you can see here, but my favourite shot of his has nothing to do with dressing up. » 7/24/13 12:30am 7/24/13 12:30am

George R.R. Martin answers our toughest Song of Ice and Fire questions

When we interviewed A Song of Ice and Fire author George R.R. Martin at Comic-Con, we decided to drill down and ask some intense questions. Like, is this series only seven books long because some subplots took over the story? Are the Dothraki one-dimensional stereotypes? What does he think of Sliders? Here's what he… » 7/23/13 2:05pm 7/23/13 2:05pm

I Finally Got My Hands On The Xbox One. Hmm.

Last Thursday night at the 2013 Xbox Comic-Con Media Showcase, I got my first hands-on time with the Xbox One. I was pleased — well, mostly pleased. » 7/23/13 10:00am 7/23/13 10:00am

There's No Escape For Cosplayers When Deadpool Storms Comic-Con

Only Deadpool could walk up to Bane, Wolverine, Solid Snake and nearly every cosplayer at this year's (and last year's) San Diego Comic-Con, and fool around with them without any consequences. Physical, at least.
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You Have Bested Me, Scribblenauts Unmasked

Here's exactly how my short play session with the upcoming Scribblenauts Unmasked: A DC Comics Adventure went at the San Diego Comic-Con this weekend. "What about...DAMMIT!" Rinse and repeat. » 7/22/13 9:40am 7/22/13 9:40am

Angry Birds Star Wars II's Telepods Tech Is Really Quite Clever

Announced last week, Angry Birds Star Wars II gives fans the ability to swap out the bird (or pig) line-up in their iPad or Android game using physical toys, but Hasbro's Telepods technology isn't Skylanders. It's much simpler than that. » 7/22/13 9:20am 7/22/13 9:20am

New Star Wars Figures Know How To Make Money

A second series of those awesome Star Wars Black Series action figures are on the way, and they're hitting four of the biggest fan favourites all in one shot. » 7/22/13 2:00am 7/22/13 2:00am

Avengers Alliance Is About To Get Three Times Cooler

At yesterday's Marvel Games panel at the San Diego Comic-Con, Playdom revealed exciting plans for its social/mobile hit Avengers Alliance, though none quit as exciting as these three upcoming purchasable heroes — Squirrel Girl, Moon Knight and Doctor Voodoo. » 7/21/13 2:00pm 7/21/13 2:00pm

Now That's Just Cheating, LEGO Marvel Super Heroes

Because depicting the Hulk, Rhino, Kingpin, the Blob and Colossus as regulation LEGO minifigs looks silly, LEGO Marvel Super Heroes uses LEGO Big Figures. Hmph. » 7/20/13 6:15pm 7/20/13 6:15pm

They're doing a Superman/Batman movie... but that's not the big news

Man of Steel director Zack Snyder just came out and rocked our worlds at Comic-Con. Not just announcing that Batman will be in the Superman sequel — which he did with a cool-looking metallic Superman-Batman logo that drove the crowd nuts. But that was not the biggest deal. » 7/20/13 1:31pm 7/20/13 1:31pm

We just saw the first mighty teaser for the Warcraft movie!

Holy crap, there was a big surprise at the Legendary/Warner Bros. panel just now. We saw the-first ever teaser for the World of Warcraft movie, in which a mighty armored warrior goes head-to-head with a huge green orc. » 7/20/13 12:03pm 7/20/13 12:03pm

If nothing else, the Walking Dead season 4 trailer is phenomenal

I feel like a fool for even saying it, but is it possible that The Walking Dead will finally be as great as it should be? If this 4-minute season 4 trailer is at all accurate, then the answer might be yes. » 7/19/13 2:20pm 7/19/13 2:20pm

Ubisoft Reveals A New Assassin's Creed Set In India (It's a Comic)

Today during Comic-Con, Ubisoft announced a new set of stories from the Assassin's Creed universe called Assassin's Creed: Brahman. It'll be a graphic novel set in India, and will introduce a new assassin to the fold. » 7/19/13 6:15pm 7/19/13 6:15pm

Timid Little Girl Meets Awesome Comic-Con Mech. Cuteness Ensues.

So that mech we mentioned last night—you know, the one that's made by the same studio that built armor for Pacific Rim and Iron Man—it's now officially going around Comic-Con. Here's some footage of the mech trying its best to befriend a little girl, brought to us by by Stan Winston School. » 7/19/13 3:30pm 7/19/13 3:30pm

Comic-Con Shopping Day Two: Oh No, This Isn't For Me

Day one of my Comic-Con shopping experience was mostly about what I wanted. What about my family? What about their needs? I think I've got them covered. » 7/19/13 2:30pm 7/19/13 2:30pm