Here are all of the biggest and best trailers, teasers, and promotions from the past week as August 2020 officially kicks off.
Agents du SHIELD
As the seventh and final season of Agents du SHIELD nearing its end, protagonist Daisy Johnson has met her powerful inhuman half-sister Kora. Picked up by the team after traveling through time to 1983, Kora turns out to be more insidious than they thought. She plans to reshape the course of the future with deadly force, leading her to come to blows with her sister in a new promo for the flagship Marvel Cinematic Universe TV series.
The final season of Agents of SHIELD airs Wednesdays at 10 p.m. ET / PT on ABC. The series stars Ming-Na Wen, Chloe Bennet, Henry Simmons, Iain De Caestecker, Natalia Cordova-Buckley, Elizabeth Henstridge and Clark Gregg.
Animal Crossing: New horizons
The second free summer update of the popular Nintendo Switch game Animal Crossing: New horizons is there, allowing players to visit other islands in their dreams and finally save their islands. And, to celebrate the last full month of summer, the update includes weekly fireworks displays every Sunday, giving villagers a chance to come together and enjoy their achievements in the August night sky. A promotion for the update hints at Halloween-themed content coming this fall to keep players invested in the game.
Published by Nintendo, Animal Crossing: New Horizons is available on Nintendo Switch. The end of summer update is now available.
Batman: Death in the Family
Warner Animation’s upcoming DC animated film has been officially announced; it will be an adaptation of the classic 1988 screenplay Batman: Death in the Family by Jim Starlin and Jim Aparo. The next film will follow Jason Todd’s fateful encounter with the Joker and Bruce Greenwood, John DiMaggio and Vincent Martella reprise their roles as Batman, Clown Prince of Crime, and young Jason Todd from the 2010 animated film. Batman: Under the Hood. The announcement trailer reveals how the film will be interactive, allowing audiences to choose character paths at vital moments in a snap to the comic book’s original polling system to determine its outcome.
Produced, written and directed by Brandon Vietti, Batman: Death in the Family stars Bruce Greenwood, John DiMaggio, Vincent Martella, Zehra Fazal and Gary Cole. It is slated for release this fall on Blu-ray and digital HD.
Fan favorite ’90s beat’em-up franchise Battletoads arrives on Xbox One for its first new installment in over 25 years. Developer Dlala Studios has unveiled the release date trailer for its side-scrolling rebirth, with the eponymous Tubular Toads teaming up with the Evil Queen from previous games to take on a mutual threat to the galaxy. The game features a three-player cooperative multiplayer mode and brings back its notorious vehicle chase sequences, with paths filled with obstacles in the franchise’s last entry since 1994. Battletoads arcade.
Developed by Dlala Studios, in association with Rare, and published by Microsoft, Battletoads will be released on August 20 for Xbox One and PC.
DC Universe Online
The last episode of the event for DC Universe Online officially launched, bringing players into the “Wonderverse” as Wonder Women from across the DC Multiverse unite to save all of reality. Once the Source Wall is broken, the universes begin to crumble on top of each other, leading the Olympian Gods to war with the New Gods, leaving the DC Universe caught in the crossfire. The event teams up players with the Council of Wonder Women, five different iterations of the superhero from fan-favorite worlds.
Available on Windows, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch, the DC Universe Online episode “Wonderverse” releases July 30. The episode is free for active members or US $ 9.99 for non-members.
Happy Happy Joy Joy: The Story of Ren & Stimpy
One of the most influential animated series of the 90s was Ren and Stimpy, created by John Kricfalusi in 1991. A new documentary film, Happy Happy Joy Joy: The Story of Ren & Stimpy, tells the behind-the-scenes story of the animated show and explores its impact. The film also examines Kricfalusi’s vision for the series as well as the troubling allegations against him regarding his underage fans, which have affected the production of the series and could mar his legacy.
Directed by Ron Cicero and Kimo Easterwood, Happy Happy Joy Joy: The Ren & Stimpy Story will be released on August 14 and will be available for pre-order on iTunes.
Jurassic World: Cretaceous Camp
While Jurassic World: Dominion is still a year away, fans can return to the world of genetically reborn dinosaurs in the upcoming CG animated series Jurassic World: Cretaceous Camp in September. A trailer for the series sees a group of teenagers enter the eponymous park on the trip of a lifetime only to get things to take a terrifying turn when they encounter the ravenous Indominus Rex, an event that aligns with the events of 2015. Jurassic world This led to the chaos that erupted in the popular theme park.
Jurassic World: Camp Cretaceous arrives on Netflix on September 18.
🎯 “I guess that explains the shock arrows. And the arch. 🎯
The launch is just the start for Marvel’s Avengers. Hawkeye joins the expanding world on a mission catalyzed by a cryptic clue; the key to saving our future lies in the past. # Reassemble #EmbraceYourPowers pic.twitter.com/39KnqZtJwR
– Marvel’s Avengers (@PlayAvengers) July 29, 2020
While the highly anticipated video game, Marvel’s Avengers, is still over a month away, Square Enix has already started hinting at its post-launch content. A trailer shows Hawkeye in action, destroying a warehouse full of hostile robots with his crafty arrows as Nick Fury points out that the key to the Avengers’ future lies in their past. Hawkeye will have its own story mode campaign, which can be played solo or co-op, to further expand the video game incarnation of Earth’s Mightiest Heroes.
Developed by Crystal Dynamics and Eidos-Montreal and published by Square Enix, Marvel’s Avengers arrives on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Google Stadia, and PC on September 4.
As the inaugural season of Stargirl drawing to a close, the DC Universe / CW series has released a promo for its two-part finale. Entitled “Stars & STRIPE” in a direct nod to the original comic book series the series is based on, the Injustice Society attacks Courtney Whitmore at home and Pat Dugan in her garage after learning their superhero identities. by Brainwave. The stakes have never been higher for the new Justice Society of America as assembled villains ambush the heroes when they are most vulnerable.
DC Universe’s Stargirl stars Brec Bassinger as Courtney Whitmore (Stargirl) and Luke Wilson as Pat Dugan (STRIPE). The series airs Monday on DC Universe and Tuesdays on The CW at 8 p.m. ET / PT. It also stars Amy Smart, Yvette Monreal, Anjelika Washington, Cameron Gellman, Trae Romano, Jake Austin Walker, Hunter Sansone, Meg DeLacy, Neil Jackson and Christopher James Baker.
New promo highlights the two very different Star Trek upcoming series on CBS All Access in the last third of the year: Season 3 of Star Trek: Discovery and the new animated series Star Trek: Lower Bridges. The promo features new images from both series, juxtaposing Discoveryserious exploration of the unknown with Lower decks“Wacky, self-aware sense of humor, as two different Starfleet ships both boldly go where no one has gone before.
Streaming on CBS All Access, Star Trek: Discovery stars Sonequa Martin-Green as Commander Michael Burnham, Doug Jones as Commander Saru, Anthony Rapp as Lieutenant Commander Paul Stamets, Mary Wiseman as Teaches Sylvia Tilly, Shazad Latif as Ash Tyler, Wilson Cruz as Dr Hugh Culber, Anson Mount as Captain Christopher Pike, Mary Chieffo as L’Rell, Tig Notaro as Chief Engineer Reno, Ethan Peck as Spock, Rebecca Romijn as Number one and Michelle Yeoh as Philippa Georgiou. Seasons 1 and 2 are available now, with the Season 3 premiere on October 15.
Star Trek: Lower Decks stars Tawny Newsome as Ensign Beckett Mariner, Eugene Codero as Ensign Rutherford, Jack Quaid as Ensign Brad Boimler, Noël Wells as Ensign Tendi, Dawnn Lewis as Captain Carol Freeman, Jerry O’Connell as Commander Jack Ransom, Gillian Vigman as Doctor T’Ana and Fred Tatasciore as Lieutenant Shaxs. The series will air on CBS All Access on August 6.
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