Photos: Inside Preview Night At The San Diego Comic-Con

I’m sure a lot of more comic book-centric imagery is only a click or two away, but here’s a sweep of the film and TV material we saw in the exhibit hall at Comic-Con tonight.

Marvel’s booth was particularly disappointing; Fox and Warner Bros. didn’t seem to be trying too hard either. At least most of the other teams seemed to be making more of an effort.

Here’s a selection of our shots from around the film and TV sectors.

Lego and Back to the Future.

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Thor: The Dark World was the focus at the Marvel booth.


IMG_0208Pacific Rim at Sideshow collectibles.

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Miniature Walking Dead people on a glowing base that Patrick’s phone found it hard to cope with.

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Predator 3D, the rerelease of Predator on Blu-ray 3D.

IMG_0281 IMG_0280Once Upon A Time‘s big boat, themed to season 3’s Neverland focus.

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Fox’s booth – or the stack of TV screens they had, just hanging out over the top of… nothing, really. Carpet.

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Edge of Tomorrow costumes – mech suits for Emily Blunt, on the left, and Tom Cruise, on the right in Doug Liman’s sci-fi movie, previously known as All You Need Is Kill.

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I know, I know – there must be some trickery at work here because Tom Cruise just isn’t that tall.

Warner Bros. borrowed Fox’s booth idea of not really having one and hanging screens from the upper gantry.




The Walking Dead season 3 Blu-ray box-set behind glass that basically dares you to break it. Somebody is going to do it, I fear.


And more Walking Dead shenanigans, including a walker in a little cage of mesh fencing.

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Ninja Turtles at the Nickelodeon booth.

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Primeval: The New World.



Charles Band and Full Moon’s killer dolls.






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Costumes from Seventh Son at Legendary’s booth.

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Yu-Gi Oh.


One of those tough-nut Homeland Security robots from Elysium.


Also at the Weta booth, Azog the Defiler.


Adult Swim will massage you.

IMG_0238Costumes from Doctor Who, including Clara’s little red “souffle girl” dress, the classic bow-ties-are-cool look and some Christmas misery get up.

IMG_0236 Adventure Time’s Ice King’s palace.

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This Kick Ass 2 replica weapon is for sale, with Jim Carrey’s face on the box.


A fully articulated Dutch figure from Predator. Note that I said articulated, with a d.


A Robocop diorama.


Big A-Team van, little A-Team van.

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That was preview night. And now we’re in a pile, crying.


A Burlesque Tribute To Neil Gaiman, Tomorrow In New York


Seven To Eternity #1 And #2 Both Go Back To Print


Muppet Babies Being Rebooted For 2018

Michael Fassbender And Justin Kurzel Talks About Getting Assassin’s Creed Right

Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them Gets A TV Spot To Warn Us About The Shadow

People Objected To Hillary Clinton Being In Faith. That’s Okay, Trump Is In Bloodshot USA. Happy Now?

Don’t Mess With A Mother With An Assault Rifle – Sneak Peek Of Aftermath

Benedict Cumberbatch Played Another Key Role In Doctor Strange [Spoiler]

Steve Dillon, In The Words Of Mike Perkins

So Who Is The Cleverest Person In The Marvel Universe Anyway? And Is Ironheart Changing Her Name? (SPOILERS)