Marvel’s ‘Agents of SHIELD’ infiltrates SDCC

“Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” will lead the ABC contingent coming to San Diego Comic Con International in July.

The network is planning special events, panels and autograph signings for the highly anticipated fall series, as well as returning series “Once Upon a Time” and its spinoff, “Once Upon a Time in Wonderland.”

Read more from the press release below:

On Friday, July 19, Marvel Television will introduce fans to their first live action television epic with their new ABC series, “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.,” featuring a panel with executive producer Joss Whedon and Marvel’s Head of Television and series executive producer Jeph Loeb. The show will also be spotlighted at the Marvel Entertainment Booth on the Convention Center floor throughout the entire weekend, with special surprises to be announced!Read more about “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” and “Once Upon a Time in Wonderland” here and here.

Saturday, July 20 is a day filled with magic, as the executive producers of ABC’s “Once Upon a Time” and their newest drama, “Once Upon a Time in Wonderland,” will be in attendance with their casts, participating in panels and press room interviews. ABC’s booth on the Convention Center floor will highlight both shows and host autograph sessions with each cast.

Fans can also enjoy the enchantment of both “Once Upon a Time” and “Once Upon a Time in Wonderland,” as they catch rides throughout the city on one of several ABC branded pedicabs. We hope you take a ride on the Evil Queen’s carriage, The Jolly Roger or Alice’s magical mushroom!

Specific times and locations for all events to be announced at a later date.

ABC Bringing OUAT, WonderlandOUAT, and Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D to SDCC

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Who else is excited not only for OUAT but the fact that the spinoff show, Wonderland, will be making a presence at SDCC?!

We are THRILLED to say the least that Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D will be present at SDCC! *fingers crossed* that we get to run into Agent Coulson himself 😉

Here’s the full ABC TV panel schedule, from The Hollywood Reporter:

FRIDAY, JULY 19

• Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD (ABC): Panel to include Joss Whedon, Marvel’s head of TV Jeph Loeb and additional special guests.

SATURDAY, JULY 20

• Once Upon a Time (ABC): Panel to feature cast and producers.

• Once Upon a Time in Wonderland (ABC): Panel to feature cast and producers.

And while ABC Studios didn’t explicitly say so, this also confirms which shows they WON’T be bringing: Castle and The Neighbors, which some had speculated might be a good fit for the SDCC crowd.

The Films of SDCC 2013

Check out this great podcast over at Geek Scholars!

Here’s what you have to look forward to:

The 2013 Comic-Con International: San Diego is just a few mere weeks away!

The crew of GeekScholars Movie News will be there, bringing you all the breaking news as it happens, for all of your most anticipated movies. It’s with that in mind that the hosts did some extensive research past week and are dedicating this episode to which films fans can expect to have representation (along with who and what) at SDCC2013, and which ones will probably skip it.

The GeekScholars weigh in on over 25 blockbusters expected to hit between now and 2015 including:

  • The Wolverine
  • Riddick
  • The World’s End
  • The Hunger Games: Catching Fire
  • The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
  • The Amazing Spider-Man 2
  • X-Men: Days of Future Past
  • The Avengers 2
  • Star Wars: Episode VII…and many, many more!

If you’re craving even more information about panels, we encourage you to check out the San Diego Comic-Con Unofficial Blog and Seat42F, which are both awesome sites.

For the second half of the show, Chris, Fox, and Jill debate the positives and negatives of the recently released Man of Steel, each of whom had very different takeaways from the film. During the show, listen to a completely spoiler-free review, then stay after credits to hear the GeekScholars discuss specific Man of Steelplot points and moments.

HopCon: The w00tstout Launch Festival: July 17th, 5 pm

In one of Stone’s geekiest accomplishments, CEO & Co-founder Greg Koch reached out to Wil Wheaton of Star Trek and Stand By Me fame to brew a beer with us, along with Drew Curtis, creator of fark.com. Drew Curtis/Wil Wheaton/Greg Koch Stone Farking Wheaton w00tstout is a delicious amalgamation of wheat, rye, pecans, and dark-roasted malts. Join us at our newly opened Liberty Station location and be one of the first to try it, and meet Greg Koch and Wil Wheaton as well! Yep, you can shake “Wesley Crusher’s” hand while sipping a beer he created himself.

Your $49 ticket includes:
* Eight 4oz beer samples
* A rare comic-strip bottle to take home
* Complimentary hors d’oeuvres
* Live performance by Wil Wheaton
* Live performance by Paul & Storm