The Scoop: New York Comic Con x MCM Comic Con’s Metaverse kicked off today with an incredible panel lineup, tons of geeky merch, and hundreds of cosplayers sharing their looks across social media. In case any of our readers missed out on all of the fun, we are sharing the highlights as provided by the media handlers of the ReedPOP affairs. Enjoy.
* Kicking off the show, the Star Trek Universe panel gave fans a first look at the ‘Star Trek: Discovery’ S3 opener and revealed that ‘Star Trek: Voyager’ actress Kate Mulgrew will reprise her iconic role as Captain Janeway on Nickelodeon’s ‘Star Trek: Prodigy’:
The adventures of Doctor Who (now played by actress Jodie Whittaker) continue along through time and space thanks to the folks at the BBC. The first trailer for the 12th series lies below for your perusal.
Back in July, in the days post the Comic Con International: San Diego, I shared what amounted to the first “teaser” trailer for the upcoming season of the hit BBC Science Fiction series “Doctor Who”. As it was a brief tease, I looked forward to a longer and more proper one which did surface only days ago. The series will premiere around the NY Comic Con and will very likely be a hot topic of discussion because of its changing the gender of The Doctor. Take a look.
It feels like forever ago that I shared the news about the 11th Doctor coming to the hit Science Fiction series “Doctor Who” and if you somehow missed that narrative since I post a lot of stuff all the time just click HERE to check it out. I hope you clicked the link because this was a pretty big deal for the franchise. Now thanks to the reveals at the recent Comic Con International: San Diego, we are getting the first trailer for the new season. Take a look.
While it was surely big news about the long anticipated “Game Of Thrones” return in terms of Sunday’s television talking topics, there was some other important stuff going on as well as far as geekdom is concerned. You see, Sunday was also the day that the BBC Television Network introduced the 13th Doctor for their long-running cult series “Doctor Who”. You can see the introduction clip below which I have embedded from the BBC Channel and if the news is still not on your radar – there have been some changes to the dynamic.
Mind-blowing right? The first ever female Doctor since the series began. You can almost feel the ripples across the galaxy with this happening. Though I’ve not really followed “Doctor Who” as a “thing” in my own geek interests, I have scores of friends who have watched it for many years. It’s popularity amazes me (but in a good way of course) and I’ve noticed it to be something that you are either into or are not into. The fans that have been watching it over the years are rabid about it and by the way the series has been on TV since 1963. Here is a rundown of the Doctors across history and who played them along with for how long the role was performed. Continue reading Introducing The BBC’s “Doctor Who” 13th Doctor!!!→