Mario Journeys Across the Country to Celebrate the Launch of Super Mario Odyssey

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Get ready! Soon, Mario will be making his Odyssey to your town. Much like the Rickmobile before it, Nintendo will be hauling a promotional Super Mario Odyssey trailer around the country to promote the new game debuting soon for Nintendo’s Switch. Fans can visit the trailer, take the Nintendo Switch game for a spin and even snap a photo with the plumber Mario and his ride.

Chicago will be getting a visit from the Mario-mobile on October 21st at Navy Pier from Noon to 6PM. Full details about this and other stops can be seen in the press release after the break.

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[SDCC 2017] Krypton Teaser Trailer Debuts

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We haven’t heard much about Syfy’s upcoming Krypton besides the fact that it gazes into the past of Superman’s home planet and that it’s actually happening, but it’s a lot further along than it seems. Check out this new teaser trailer from Syfy, and let us know what you think.

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[SDCC 2017] Kingsman: The Golden Circle Trailer Drops With a Twist

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Apparently, Eggsy had an adventure with our favorite spy, Sterling Archer, that we’re just hearing about. In preparation for the release of Kingsman: The Golden Circle, Fox and FXX have released this previously unseen footage. Enjoy!

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Huge Telltale Games Update Drops Before SDCC

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Getting the San Diego Comic Con news started right, Telltale games has made three comic related announcements regarding their upcoming projects.

First up, the second season of their recent Batman series titled “The Enemy Within” will be five parts, and the first of them will drop August 8th.

Next, arguably their most popular series based on Robert Kirkman’s The Walking Dead will see its fourth and final season debut in 2018. “It’s going to be an amazing experience. Thank you all so much, from the bottom of my heart,” said Melissa Hutchison, the award-winning actress who has been the voice of ‘Clementine’ since 2012. “It’s been a lot of blood, sweat, and tears, and so much love has been behind this whole experience. Good luck, I’ll be right there with you.”

Lastly, a big shocker here, the cult classic Wolf Among Us will see a second season in 2018 as well. Based on the hit Vertigo comic Fables, the first season was released in 2013. Since little had been said about a follow-up, fans had given up hope until now.

Stay tuned for more details about these releases and more as we get closer to release date. Check out the announcement video below!

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Cast A Day 2017 #14: One Stop Shop

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What better day than New Comic Book Day than to talk to a comic shop manager? Sam was great, and First Aid Comics is a wonderful store.

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Cast A Day 2017 #13: Hello Cast A Day

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On this #Resnackulous episode of Cast A Day, Matt & Dee share a bottle of Hello Kitty wine procured during an excursion to Seafood City. Also, they sample some cupcakes from the team at Nickie’s Catering & Fruit Carving.

Big thanks to Tom Kelly for today’s image. Make sure to check out his other work on his site.

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Cast A Day 2017 #12: Matt and Jonsey’s Day Off

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Sometimes, you just need to take a break. Thankfully, I had a chance to take a break with a good friend of mine, Jonsey! Listen as we ramble on about cartoons, C2E2, more axe throwing, and we yell at other drivers, because obviously we’re in the right and they’re wrong. Obviously.

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Cast A Day 2017 #11: Gotta Go Fast!

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George Gant is my guest today. A fixture in Artists Alley at cons across the Chicago area and known worldwide for his comics On The Grind and The Reset Button, George is also a great dad with another baby on the way. How does he finds balance? Gaming, of course!

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Cast a Day 2017 #10: Fire Nation

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This episode of Cast A Day, I talk to Michael LaHood aka “Hoodie” of the Chicago Full Moon Jam. We discuss the ins and outs of fire spinning, the culture surrounding it, and of course safety while handling high-velocity flames. Check out the schedule to see when the next Full Moon Jam is taking place.  out the schedule to see when the next Full Moon Jam is taking place.

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Cast A Day 2017 #9: Queen of Fighters

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Tanya DePass will never stop fighting. We should all feel thankful for that. Her voice demands equality in representation from Chicago to Austrailia and everywhere inbetween. Our conversation here goes beyond the basic intro, so for those looking to learn more about Tanya’s I Need Diverse Games movement, please go back and listen to our conversation during Cast A Day 2016 Episode 13.

How can you support the #INeedDiverseGames movement? It’s simple! Follow Tanya on Twitter both at @CypherofTyr and her team at @INeedDivGms. Take a look at her always entertaining Twitch channel. Then, subscribe to the Fresh Out of Tokens podcast. She’s got a Patreon (as does the INDG team) if you’d like to subscribe, and last but not least, buy one of the soft and snazzy #INeedDiverseGames t-shirts right here.

Psst… Hey you… wanna spring for a cup of coffee? Click here! Ko-fi.com/A784BBN

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