San Diego Comic-Con (SDCC) 2024 is set to take place from July 25 to 28, with a special Preview Night on July 24. As one of the most anticipated pop culture events of the year, SDCC 2024 promises exciting panels, exclusive reveals, and a vibrant celebration of all things geek. Here’s what we know so far:

Major Highlights

DC Universe’s Big Comeback: Under the new leadership of co-CEOs James Gunn and Peter Safran, the DC Universe is expected to make a significant impact. Anticipated announcements include new projects and casting reveals for “The Batman – Part II,” “The Brave and the Bold,” and the animated “Creature Commandos.” Fans are eagerly awaiting the first look at David Corenswet as Superman, among other exciting updates.

Special Guests: This year’s lineup of special guests is impressive, featuring renowned figures from the comics and entertainment industries. Notable attendees include Jim Lee, J. Michael Straczynski, and Barbara Brandon-Croft, among others. These guests will be featured in spotlight panels, offering fans the chance to hear from their favorite creators directly.

Dragon Ball Daima: Dragon Ball will be a significant presence at SDCC 2024. The franchise is set to reveal details about the new anime series “Dragon Ball Daima,” which is slated to launch in October. Fans can expect exclusive content and announcements, continuing Dragon Ball’s tradition of making a big splash at Comic-Con.

What to Expect

Panels and Presentations: As usual, Hall H will be the epicenter of major announcements and presentations. With DC’s resurgence and other major studios participating, attendees can look forward to a slew of first looks, trailers, and exclusive footage.

Exhibits and Booths: The exhibit hall will be filled with booths from top publishers, studios, and merchandisers. Attendees will have the chance to purchase exclusive items, participate in signings, and see special exhibits like the Cowboy Bebop 25th Anniversary Art Exhibition.

Interactive Experiences: SDCC 2024 will offer numerous interactive experiences, including gaming demos, virtual reality setups, and themed installations. These activities are designed to immerse attendees in the worlds of their favorite franchises.

Getting Ready

For those planning to attend, badges are essential and can be obtained through various channels, including open registration and special memberships like the Comic-Con Museum Legend membership. Hotels and accommodations around the San Diego Convention Center tend to fill up quickly, so early booking is advised.

San Diego Comic-Con 2024 is shaping up to be an extraordinary event, bringing together fans, creators, and the biggest names in pop culture for a weekend of unforgettable experiences. Stay tuned for more updates as the event approaches, and prepare for a celebration of all things comic, movie, and geek culture.

For more information, visit the official Comic-Con International website and the San Diego Comic-Con Unofficial Blog.