San Diego Comic-Con 2022: Every Important Announcement You Need To Know

San Diego Comic-Con 2022 brought tons of new announcements, trailers, and teasers for franchises. Here is every piece of information revealed at the show from its beginnings on Thursday, July 21, to its close on Sunday, July 24. If you missed anything from over the weekend, be sure to scroll below for a full list of announcements-

Keanu Reeves’ BRZRKR Anime Confirmed for Two Seasons on Netflix
Keanu Reeves himself arrived at Comic-Con to tease the future of his comic book series BRZRKR, revealing that the animated spin-off is being produced through Japanese animation studio Production I.G. Its previous works include the Ghost in the Shell series and Eden of the East, meaning the BRZRKR series is in classic good hands.

Neil Gaiman Would Love to See a Marvel 1602 Movie or Series
The Sandman creator Neil Gaiman would love to see his other work, Marvel 1602, turned into a movie or TV series. Revealing at Comic-Con that he already asked Marvel about an adaptation years ago (who said no), Gaiman said “those people are gone, new people are there, and I would love to see a 1602 movie or series.”

The Rock Showed Up In Full Black Adam Costume
Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson descended from the skies amid a thunderstorm in his full Black Adam costume at DC’s Comic-Con panel. His time with the role “has been a long journey, fueled with passion, with commitment, with grit,” Johnson said. A brand new minute-long trailer for Black Adam shows off the newest DCEU anti-hero face off against Atom Smasher, Doctor Fate, Hawkman, and Cyclone. The film is set to release on October 21.

Daniel Craig Seemingly Wants To Be a Guest Star on Archer
Archer showrunners Matt Thompson and Casey Willis told IGN during our Comic-Con Live Show that James Bond himself Daniel Craig has expressed interest in appearing in the series.

Batman and Spawn Are Crossing Over Again
DC and Image Comics are bringing back one of the classic 90s crossover as Batman and Spawn will once again face off. Revealed during the Jim Lee and Friends panel, the comic will be a 48-page one-shot written by Spawn creator Todd McFarlane and drawn by Greg Capullo.

Batwheels Debuts New Trailer
The upcoming preschool series Batwheels has received a new trailer. A 30 minute prequel special titled “Secret Origin of the Batwheels” will also be released on Cartoonito on HBO Max in celebration of Batman Day, meaning September 17.

New Gotham Knights Gameplay Trailer Shows Off Batgirl
Warner Bros has shared more details about its upcoming Arkham spin-off Gotham Knights, including a new gameplay trailer focusing on Batgirl. The development team also shared how the game will feel different depending on which character the player chooses, from different dialogue to combat to the very tone of the game.

Shazam: Fury of the Gods Gets Its First Full Trailer
DC has released the first full trailer for Shazam: Fury of the Gods. The long awaited-sequel is also confirmed to be a new DCEU entry as Shazam compares himself to other heroes including Batman and Aquaman.

First Look At the Characters from Dungeons & Dragons: Honor Among Thieves
Paramount Pictures and eOne have given fans a first look at the upcoming Dungeons & Dragons film, Honor Among Thieves. Stars Hugh Grant, Michelle Rodríguez, Chris Pine, Justice Smith, and Sophia Lillis can all be seen in their costumes.

Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power New Trailer Reveals the Creation of a Balrog
Amazon has released a chunky three minute trailer for The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power, showing the creation of a Balrog alongside a ton of other Middle Earth goodness. We also get to see new footage of Morfydd Clark’s Galadriel, the formation of a cursed blade from Mordor, and what appears to be Sauron himself.

Dragon Ball Super: Super Hero New Details Revealed
More details on the upcoming Dragon Ball Super: Super Hero at the film’s panel when fans were treated to the first 20 minutes. The film is set to focus on Gohan and Piccolo in his journey to becomes the most powerful being on earth.

LEGO Announced 3 New Avatar Sets
LEGO has kicked off its Comic-Con 2022 announcements by revealing three new sets based on James Cameron’s Avatar. The Neytiri & Thanator vs. AMP Suit Quaritch set, Jake & Neytiri’s First Banshee Flight set, and Floating Mountains: Site 26 & RDA Samson set will be released on October 1 alongside the previously announced Toruk Makto & Tree of Souls set.

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Cowabunga Collection Has a Release Date
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Cowabunga Collection will be released on August 30 for PlayStation 4 and 5, Xbox One and Series, Nintendo Switch, and PC. The super-stacked collection will bring 13 classic TMNT games including beloved staples such as Turtles in Time for the SNES.

Mighty Morphin Power Rangers/Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Sequel Coming in December
The ultimate ’90s crossover is officially coming back as BOOM! Studios and IDW Publishing have confirmed a return of Mighty Morphin Power Rangers/Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles comic. Writer Ryan Parrott and cover artist Dan Mora are both returning to create a sequel to the original 2019 series.

D&D: Honor Among Thieves Comic-Con Clips Reveal a Battle With the Classic 1980s Cartoon Party
A ton of new information emerged around Dungeons & Dragons: Honor Among Thieves as the team behind the film showed their love and understand of the classic tabletop role-playing game.

D&D Honor Among Thieves Trailer Revealed Alongside Lots Of New Details
The first trailer for Dungeons & Dragons: Honor Among Thieves gave fans a proper first look at the film and showed off what star Regé-Jean Page described as its “wicked sense of humour”. A ton of other details were revealed, including the cast’s deep connections to the original game, exactly what the heroes will be pursuing, and how the team brought a once imaginary world to life.

He-Man and the Masters of the Universe Season 3 Trailer
A new trailer was released for He-Man and the Masters of the Universe Season 3, which arrives on Netflix on August 18. Skeletor is causing trouble again as the heroes are forced to flee his ghost and undead Snake Men army.

MultiVersus Reveals New Characters, Including LeBron James and Rick Sanchez
The Super Smash Bros-esque Warner Bros. crossover game MultiVersus is getting none other than NBA superstar LeBron James added to its roster. Rick and Morty from Rick and Morty, are also coming to the game.

X-Treme X-Men Returns to Marvel Comics With Original Creative Team
Legendary X-Men writer Chris Claremont is reviving the fan-favourite X-Treme X-Men series. Marvel revealed the news at its Comic-Con’s Retailer panel, confirming that the five-issue series will pick up right where the original left off.

I Am Groot Trailer Reveals the First Look at the Adorable Guardians of the Galaxy Spin-Off
Marvel kicked off its animation panel at Comic-Con with a first look at the upcoming I Am Groot animated shorts series. The minute long trailer shows baby Groot on his own adventures ahead of its official release date of August 10.

Marvel’s Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur First-Look Clip
Disney has shared a first look at Marvel’s Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur, its upcoming animated series about, well, Moon Girl and her devilish dinosaur. The show has a star-studded cast including Alison Brie, Andy Cohen, Jennifer Hudson, and more.

Marvel’s What If…? Season 2 Announced for Early 2023 Alongside Season 3 Confirmation
Marvel’s animated series What If…? is coming to Disney+ in early 2023, the company announced during its animation panel. If that’s not enough, Marvel also confirmed that a third season has been confirmed.

Spider-Man: Freshman Year Arrives on Disney+ in 2024, Will Feature Charlie Cox’s Daredevil
The Spider-Man: Freshman Year animated series is coming to Disney+ in 2024, Marvel revealed. It also confirmed one crossover already as Charlie Cox’s Daredevil, who made his first Marvel Cinematic Universe appearance in No Way Home, is also set to feature.

Gremlins: Secrets of the Mogwai Confirms Randall Park Casting
WandaVision’s Randall Park has been announced as a cast member of upcoming animated series Gremlins: Secrets of the Mogwai. Revealed during the show’s Comic-Con panel, Park didn’t confirm which character he’d be playing but he’ll join Zach Galligan and the rest of the cast in the HBO Max series.

X-Men ’97 to Premiere on Disney+ in Fall 2023
The X-Men ’97 series is arriving on Disney+ next year as Marvel confirmed a fall 2023 release window during its animation panel. The series brings back Rogue, Beast, Wolverine and others as it picks up right where X-Men: The Animated Series left off.

Marvel Teases Massive Avengers Finale and Jonathan Hickman’s Next Series
Marvel’s Next Big Thing panel teased a ton of upcoming projects including the grand finale of Jason Aaron’s Avengers saga and the next big project for House of X’s Jonathan Hickman. The former will enter its final phase, Avengers Assemble, in November 2022, while the latter appears to be delving into the cosmic side of things.

She-Hulk and Black Panther Will Conclude Phase 4 of the MCU, Phase 5 Revealed
Marvel will conclude Phase 4 of the Marvel Cinematic Universe this year with the She-Hulk and Black Panther: Wakanda Forever series and film. Revealed during the company’s Comic-Con panel, boss Kevin Feige also revealed which films will be part of the incoming Phase 5.

Marvel’s Secret Invasion Coming to Disney Plus Next Spring
The release window for the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s Secret Invasion series is no longer a secret as the company confirmed that it will arrive on Disney+ in spring 2023. New footage was also shown, featuring Nick Fury landing and walking out of a spaceship.

Marvel’s Thunderbolts Will Conclude Phase 5 in Summer 2024
Despite not hearing about Phase 5 until moments ago, Marvel Studios has announced that the upcoming Thunderbolts film will conclude it when it is released on July 26, 2024. The new came alongside the company’s plans for finishing Phase 4.

Captain America: New World Order Is Coming in 2024
Marvel has revealed that a fourth Captain America film – Captain America: New World Order – will be released on May 3, 2024. Anthony Mackie will helm in his first feature film that follows the events of Falcon and the Winter Soldier.

Marvel’s Echo, Loki Season 2, Ironheart, and Agatha Series All Get Narrowed Release Windows
A ton of upcoming Marvel Cinematic Universe series received more specific release windows as the company unveiled its Phase 4 and Phase 5 plans. Loki Season 2 and Echo will arrive next summer, Ironheart in fall, and Agatha: Coven of Chaos in winter.

MCU Phase 6 Will Begin With Fantastic Four, End With Avengers The Kang Dynasty and Avengers Secret Wars
More Avengers films are confirmed to be on the way as Marvel has revealed Avengers: The Kang Dynasty and Avengers: Secret Wars, with the two films set to conclude Phase 6 of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Marvel also revealed that Fantastic 4 will kick of the sixth phase of films.

Black Panther: Wakanda Forever Gets a First Trailer and Plot Details
Marvel has finally unveiled details of its upcoming Black Panther: Wakanda Forever film, including a teaser video that reveals the new hero. Marvel has cast Tenoch Huerta as Namor, a fresh character the Sub-Mariner in its upcoming Black Panther: Wakanda Forever film. Revealed during its Comic-Con panel, Namor is the son of an Atlantean princess and a human, while Huerta has appeared in Spectre, The Forever Purge, and Narcos.

Amazon’s the Wheel of Time Renewed for Third Season
Amazon’s The Wheel of Time series has been renewed for a third season. Based on the fantasy novels of Robert Jordan, showrunner Rafe Judkins said Season 3 would follow book four, The Shadow Rising, which he said has always been his favourite in the series. The company also revealed a behind the scenes look at Season 2, though a release date remains elusive.

Mythic Quest Returns for a Third Season This Fall
Apple TV+ has revealed that its game development studio series Mythic Quest is returning for Season 3 this fall. The news arrived alongside a brand new trailer showing what fans can expect in the new episodes.

Disney’s National Treasure TV Show Gets A First Look Teaser Trailer
Disney has released a teaser trailer for its upcoming National Treasure reboot that shows off Lisette Alexis in her role as main character Jess Morales. The trailer also reveals some of the series’ plot, as Morales embarks on an epic journey to save a long-lost Pan-American treasure and uncover her family’s mysterious past.

Tales of the Walking Dead Gets Its First Full Trailer
Fans were finally treated to the first proper look at the upcoming Tales of the Walking Dead series in a hefty near-two minute trailer released. All six protagonists are shown and the trailer also includes narration by Alpha from the main TV series.

The Walking Dead Gets New Trailer, Premiere Date for Series’ Final Episodes
AMC has revealed a new trailer and premiere date for the final episodes of its main Walking Dead series, confirming it will arrive in October. The trailer flashes back through all of the previous seasons before teasing what’s to come next.

The Walking Dead Spin-Off Starring Andrew Lincoln’s Rick Grimes and Danai Gurira’s Michonne Announced for 2023
The Walking Dead is receiving yet another spin-off as AMC confirmed a new series starring Andrew Lincoln’s Rick Grimes and Danai Gurira’s Michonne. This series will replace the planned Rick Grimes movie and is set to premiere in 2023.

Transformers: Earthspark Voice Cast Revealed
Paramount+ has revealed new information about Transformers: EarthSpark at the show’s Comic-Con panel including its full voice cast. Danny Pudi will play Bumblebee, Alan Tudyk will play, Optimus Prime, and Sydney Mikayla will play Robby Malto.

New Transformers Figures Delve into Optimus Prime’s Origins
Hasbro has revealed two new Transformers figures from the Generations Legacy series, inspired by the origins of Optimus Prime. Fans will have to wait a while to get their hands on them, however, as a release date of November 1 was also announced, with a $66.99 price point for the pack of two.

William Shatner to Appear in Masters of the Universe: Revolution
Star Trek star William Shatner is joining the cast of Netflix’s upcoming He-Man project, Masters of the Universe: Revolution. Shatner will (presumably) be joining Mark Hamill, Chris Wood, Lena Headey in the sequel to last year’s Masters of the Universe: Revalation.

Star Trek: Picard Season 3 Teaser and Posters Showcase the Returning Crew of The Next Generation
Star Trek: Picard’s third and final season has finally been teased as a short clip and new posters were revealed for the show. These feature many returning crew members from Star Trek: The Next Generation, including Geordi La Forge, Worf, Dr. Beverly Crusher, Deanna Troi, and Commander William Riker.

Star Trek: Strange New Worlds Season 2 to Feature a Live-Action/Animation Crossover With Lower Decks
The worlds of live-action and animation are about to collide in a crossover between Star Trek: Strange New Worlds and Star Trek: Lower Decks. As announced, an episode of New Worlds’ second season will see Tawny Newsome’s Ensign Beckett Mariner and Jack Quaid’s Ensign Brad Boimler join the U.S.S. Enterprise.

What trailers or announcements are you most excited about from Comic-Con 2022?