Young Billy Batson is chosen by an ancient wizard to be the next in line to wield his incredible power, which turns Billy into an adult version of himself with incredible powers on par with someone like Superman in next year’s Shazam.
The full voice casts for The Lion King and the new TMNT cartoon were revealed, Amazon rebooting Lord of the Rings, a new DC show is coming to The CW, Tower of Terror getting a Christmas makeover and much more in this week’s News Shotgun.
This week on the podcast, Zach, Chris and Joe talk about Stranger Things 2 (and try to figure out what’s Billy’s deal), the terrible retconning of Jigsaw, the new Assassin’s Creed and South Park games, what makes a good Spider-Man game, the inability of anyone to reboot The Twilight Zone and much more.
Tons of news this week including tons of news from both the DC and Marvel movies universes, Michael Bay producing a Dora the Explorer movie, Channel Zero reveals the premise of the third season, Freddy joins Dead by Daylight and much more.
Heroes returns this fall on NBC with the 13 episode event, Heroes Reborn, where returning characters like Noah Bennett meet new superpowered characters and must save the world yet again.
A bunch of movies got shuffled around this week, the usual slew of comic book movie news, The CW is expanding their DC universe and much more.