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New Mutants @ Comic-Con & Star Wars Shows | Weekly News Episode 282

This week Superhero Slate is talking about more streaming service schedules, Star Wars steps back into the animated world, will New Mutants get another release date, and more!


I’ll Be Gone in the Dark, The Great, Steven Universe, Whose Line is it Anyway, Assassin’s Creed, The DaVinci Code, Angels and Demons


  • Peacock (25:15)
    • Howard the Duck available on streaming service
  • Star Wars (28:55)
    • The Bad Batch animated series announced for Disney+
    • Introduced in last season of The Clone Wars
  • Obi-Wan Kenobi (31:20)
    • Series rumored to have flashbacks to The Clone Wars
    • Hayden Christensen to return for scenes
  • The Falcon and the Winter Soldier (33:30)
    • No longer looking to hit August release window
    • Possibly delayed?
  • WandaVision (34:55)
    • Still set for 2020 release window without delay
  • Hawkeye (35:40)
    • Gets directors in Rhys Thomas and duo Bert and Bertie (Amber Finlayson and Katie Ellwood)
    • B&B first 3; RT the last 3
      • Bert and Bertie known for Troop Zero (movie) and working on Kidding (series)
      • Rhys Thomas is known for SNL alum and Staten Island Summer; John Mulaney and the Sack Lunch Bunch
  • Avengers (Game) (38:17)
    • Beta dates announced
      • Playstation Pre-Order - August 7
      • Xbox/PC Pre-Order - August 14
      • Open Access - August 21
  • Helstrom (39:15)
  • New Mutants (41:50)
    • Getting a Comic-Con@Home Panel with actors on July 23
    • Stars Maisie Williams, Anya Taylor-Joy, Charlie Heaton, Alice Braga, Blu Hunt, and Henry Zaga with director Josh Boone
  • JusticeCon (44:30)
    • 2 day event this month with panels from actors and crew members of Justice League
    • Full schedule
  • Black Adam (46:59)(48:59)
    • Noah Centino cast as Atom Smasher
      • Super strength and ability to change body size and density
    • Helped Black Adam kill Khandaq’s dictatorial president; BA killed Smasher’s mother’s murderer
  • Suicide Squad (52:10)
    • #ReleasetheAyerCut day on July 20
    • How Justice League started
  • Transformers (53:45)
  • Project Power (57:25)
  • The Gray Man (1:01:15)
    • Chris Evans, Ryan Gosling, Russo Bros
    • Adaption of spy thriller novel
    • 200mil Netflix budget

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