South By Southwest



[#SXSW] Walking Through the Ready Player One Activation

[ Editor’s note: This Ready Player One activation walkthrough is brought to us by Bleeding Cool correspondent Brandon Wainerdi from SXSW.] Capitalizing on the hype machine that surrounded Sunday’s premiere of Steven Spielberg’s latest film, Ready Player One also rented out an enormous building in the heart of South by Southwest (SXSW) to build even further excitement. Fans […]

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[#SXSW] What We Learned from Twitter’s The Last Jedi Panel

[Editor’s Note: This Last Jedi-centric piece comes to us from Bleeding Cool correspondent Brandon Wainerdi from SXSW 2018.] I am currently writing this in a Starbucks in Georgetown, Texas. Only 30 miles outside of Austin, the pressure kept building in my head as I sped back home, so much so that I had to finally pull […]

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Check Out These Ready Player One Magic Eye Posters from #SXSW

Do you remember those Magic Eye books from the ’90s? Apparently someone at WB sure does, because this set of three Ready Player One posters are a big giant 3D homage to them. Posted early this morning, the three posters are color coordinated with the Keys from Anorak’s quest (copper, jade, and crystal) and offer some […]

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Westworld Stars Evan Rachel Wood, James Marsden Do Carpool Karaoke at #SXSW

Carpool Karaoke first started as a segment on The Late Late Show with James Corden, and has since become a standalone series with some pretty fabulous guests. CBS noticed that each segment from the Late Late Show was getting massive views, and host James Corden‘s ability to get high-profile travel companions helped launch the series. It’s carried by […]

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[#SXSW] Krypton: Doomsday, Time Travel, and More

SYFY’s new Superman prequel series Krypton is just around the corner, and we’re learning more about what other notable DC personalities we may see on the series. During this morning’s DC Comics presentation at South by Southwest (SXSW), there was some talk about just such a thing. During the Q&A portion of the DC Press Breakfast […]

Ready Player One World Premiere Will Happen at #SXSW

We knew it was a distinct possibility, but this morning it was confirmed that Warner Brothers’ upcoming film adaptation of Ernie Cline‘s Ready Player One will have its official world premiere during South by Southwest (SXSW). Director of Film at SXSW Janet Pierson sent out an email statement announcing the premiere: “We are thrilled to be premiering […]

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[#SXSW] Walk Through the Real-Life Westworld at South by Southwest

Brandon Wainerdi went to Westworld for Bleeding Cool… or had he been there all along? He writes: After going to South by Southwest (SXSW) for the past five years, it is very tough for an activation to impress me. This year, however, HBO pulled out all the stops, taking their much-hyped San Diego-Comic Con Westworld […]

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[SXSW] Ready Player One Events Announced

South By Southwest (SXSW) is right around the corner, and that means details about events are starting to drop right and left.  Warner Brothers upcoming film adaptation of Austin native Ernie Cline‘s “Ready Player One” book is opening at the end of the month, and we were pretty sure there would be SOMETHING RP1 related during […]