(Pocket-lint) - DC Comics has announced its second annual virtual fans convention, DC FanDome.
Not only will you be able to catch up with what's going on in the comic books and forthcoming movies for 2021 and beyond, it will play host to updates on Gotham Knights and Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League games.
The all-day event will take place in October, so here are the details on how to watch the panels and announcements online, plus a few things to expect.
When is DC FanDome?
DC FanDome takes place on Saturday 16 October 2021. It starts at 10am PDT and while we don't yet know how long it will run for, the event(s) last year lasted for 24-hours apiece.
Here are the start times for your region:
- West Coast US: 10am PDT
- East Coast US: 1pm EDT
- UK: 6pm BST
- Central Europe: 7pm CEST
Where to watch the DC Fandome events
DC will be hosting the entirety of FanDome online, to be viewed in a web browser on PC, Mac or mobile (or via a smart TV browser). Just head to its dedicated DC FanDome website.
You will need to sign up, but can then view everything for free.
This year, it will also be available to view on Twitch, YouTube, Facebook and Twitter.
What to expect
There will be numerous showcases and panels throughout FanDome, including a new trailer for The Batman - Matt Reeves' upcoming reboot starring Robert Pattinson as Bruce Wayne/Batman.
Film fans will also get a look at the first footage of Black Adam, starring Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, plus a "sneak peek" at The Flash.
Gamers will be treated to big reveals for Gotham Knights and Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice Lague - the latest game from Arkham series developer, Rocksteady.
There will also be details on a host of comic book arcs for the biggest DC heroes, plus updates on TV shows and animation.
Writing by Rik Henderson. Originally published on 21 August 2020.