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SXSW Announces Reggie Fils-Aimé As 2020 Keynote Speaker

Reggie Fils-Aimé still has some cool stuff to do even after leaving Nintendo as SXSW announced him as a keynote speaker for 2020’s festival. The event announced that he will be joining a long list of speakers, including Kim Gordon and Robert Rodriguez, to speak during the event on a number of topics. You can […]

SXSW: First Reactions to ‘Pet Sematary’ Seem Pretty Positive

Pet Sematary held its premiere at SXSW last night, and the first reactions are pouring out from the screening. From the looks of things, we seem to have another great Stephen King adaptation on ours hands. There have been a lot of great Stephen King adaptations lately, but PET SEMATARY feels the most perfectly, specifically […]

[SXSW 2019] Pet Sematary: A Thrilling Ride Bound to Chill Audiences to Their Bones

Pet Sematary is a thrill ride that is bound to chill audiences to their bone. Closing the last night of the SXSW (South by Southwest) Film Festival, the film premier brought audiences to their feet in a well-deserved standing ovation. It’s bloody, it’s scary and brilliantly acted. However, we shouldn’t overhype this too much. While […]

SEGA Reveals New Team Sonic Racing Video and Pics at SXSW

SEGA brought in a few surprises to SXSW’s Gaming section this weekend as they showed off new materials for Team Sonic Racing. The reveal came during their annual “Gotta Go Fast: The Official Sonic the Hedgehog,” panel, featuring Sonic Team head Takashi Iizuka, Sr. Community Manager Aaron Webber, Director of Product Development Austin Keys, Sonic […]


Whats Going on with Noah Hawley’s ‘Doctor Doom’ Movie, Anyway?

It’s been a bit since we’ve heard anything about Noah Hawley‘s Doctor Doom film- a passion project the Fargo and Legion creator/head writer- about the Marvel Comics masked monarch of Latveria. Theories ranged from it being on hold til the Disney / Fox merger completes, to Hawley’s tv schedule being a bit too busy to fit in the […]

[SXSW 2019] ‘Cobra Kai’ Season 2 Sweeps the Leg on Sophomore Slump (REVIEW)

YouTube Originals kicked SXSW audiences in the face with the premiere of the second season of original series Cobra Kai, as fans packed The Highball and were treated to the first two episodes of the new season, followed by an extensive Q&A with stars Ralph Macchio, William Zabka, and Martin Kove, and series creators/executive producers […]



[SXSW 2019] Good Omens, American Gods, NOS4A2, Cobra Kai and More: TV Takeover!

Greetings from Austin, Texas… and the 2019 South By Southwest Film Festival (SXSW)! This year, everyone is talking about television! After a hard first weekend of long lines, screenings, and lots of buzz, it’s time to check in on all the crazy happenings… or at least everything I was able to get to (so far) […]

What Neil Gaiman Said During SXSW About a ‘Sandman’ Movie…

What if Neil Gaiman‘s Sandman finally got a feature film? Why hasn’t it happened yet? What might the holdup be? During the Amazon Studios’ series Good Omens panel at SXSW, Gaiman fielded a question about the possibility of an eventual feature film about The Sandman. Thanks to The Verge’s Tasha Robinson on Twitter for the video: “The […]


[SXSW 2019] Marvel: From Comics to Screens Reminds FilmFest Attendees *GASP* Comics Exist

Marvel Comics Chief Creative Officer Joe Quesada and Editor-in-Chief C.B. Cebulski took over a packed ballroom at the Austin Convention Center during SXSW (South By Southwest) on its opening day- Friday, March 9th- to deliver an important message to a rapt audience of cinephiles: READ YOUR COMICS. During their hour-long presentation, they went through all of […]




News From the Future: Planet Honors Bat Overlords on Anniversary of Batman Day

March 30th, 2029 – World leaders gathered on Monday in New Gotham, the city formerly known as Austin, Texas, capital of the Bat-Empire, to pay tribute to the most powerful and terrifying military force the planet has ever known. Dozens of presidents, prime ministers, and monarchs heaped praise and riches upon his gloriousness winged excellence, […]

‘What We Do In The Shadows’ Teases Love at First Bite in New TV Spot

FX vampire series What We Do In The Shadows just released another teaser, and we kind of love it. Okay that’s a lie- we’ve more than kind of loved everything we’ve seen for the show thus far, the dry and clever humor a welcome respite from the normal sitcom fare. The new teaser features two of […]

Joe Quesada and C.B. Cebulski Fight for the Survival of Comics at SXSW

Marvel Editor-in-Chief C.B. Cebulski and Chief Creative Officer Joe Quesada are heading to Austin, Texas for the South by Southwest festival next week, and they plan to host a panel which will show how all of the success Marvel has had in markets far more lucrative than comics — movies, TV shows, video games — […]

FX’s ‘What We Do In The Shadows’ Sinks Fangs into SXSW 2019

Sounds like there will be a brood of vampires heading to South By Southwest (SXSW) 2019, as upcoming FX series What We Do In The Shadows is set to feast on Austin. From writer @AJemaineClement & director @TaikaWaititi comes What We Do In The Shadows (@theshadowsfx). Set in Staten Island, the series follows four vampires who […]