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DC FanDome: Hall of Heroes Offers a Truly "Super" Experience

DC FanDome: Hall of Heroes Offers a Truly "Super...

By George Taylor Thursday, August 20th, 2020

It’s just about that time, folks! The greatest DC Super Heroes and the most villainous Super-Villains are getting set to gather in the DC FanDome. (Did you hear? It all starts on August 22nd, 10 a.m. PDT, so don’t be late!) It’s completely fan-first and fan-focused (shouldn’t everything be?)!

DC FanDome: Hall of Heroes is the first of two days of amazing DC-centered panels, first looks, announcements and more. It’s chock full of super-powered programming, featuring a blockbuster slate of star-studded panels. You, along with all your super fan friends from around the planet (see how I did that?), can be among the first to see all-new content from upcoming movies, TV series, games and more. DC FanDome: Hall of Heroes is your gateway into a world tailored just for you—and they mean it—it’s available in nine languages!

Start gearing up now, because you won’t want to miss a moment this Saturday at DCFanDome.com.

Here’s what you can look forward to at DC FanDome: Hall of Heroes:

Wonder Woman 1984
This panel features stars Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Kristen Wiig, Pedro Pascal, and director/co-writer/producer Patty Jenkins who join forces with Brazilian hosts Érico Borgo and Aline Diniz to celebrate the fans in a big way. They will answer questions from fans from all over the world, talk fan art and cosplay, and reveal an all-new sneak peek at the upcoming film—plus a few more surprises!

Warner Bros. Games Montrèal Announcement
Gamers! You won’t want to miss this first look at an exciting new game, and Q&A with its developers.

The Sandman Universe: Enter the Dreaming
Neil Gaiman, Dirk Maggs, G. Willow Wilson and Michael Sheen in a panel discussion on the legacy of The Sandman comic book series and how it has been expanded with new stories, adapted into new mediums, and enthralled audiences around the world.

Multiverse 101
Get schooled in this engaging refresher course on the creation of the Multiverse with DC Chief Creative Officer/Publisher Jim Lee, Warner Bros. Pictures President of DC-Based Film Production Walter Hamada, and Berlanti Productions founder/DCTV mega-producer Greg Berlanti.

Introducing Flash
This 101-style conversation with The Flash filmmakers Andy Muschietti and Barbara Muschietti, star Ezra Miller and screenwriter Christina Hodson will give fans a speedy rundown on the first-ever Flash feature film.

Beyond Batman
The Batman of Swinging Sixties culture clashes with the Batman of the far-flung future when Batman Beyond and his mentor, Old Bruce Wayne, intercept a broadcast of the 1966 Batman TV show!

The Suicide Squad
What else would you expect from The Suicide Squad but the ultimate elimination game? First up, writer/director James Gunn takes on fan questions, then brings out Task Force X for a fast-paced, no-holds-barred Squad Showdown that tests every team member’s Squad knowledge—and survival skills!

BAWSE Females of Color Within the DC Universe
What’s a BAWSE? Find out here as some of the hottest actresses across DC television and film sit down with celebrity DJ D-Nice and Grammy-winning singer/actress Estelle to discuss how they use their confidence and vulnerability to navigate their careers in Hollywood. Panelists include Meagan Good (SHAZAM!), Javicia Leslie (Batwoman), Candice Patton (The Flash), Tala Ashe (DC’s Legends of Tomorrow), Nafessa Williams and Chantal Thuy (Black Lightning), and Anna Diop and Damaris Lewis (Titans).

Legacy of the Bat
Calling all Batman fans! Don’t miss this panel discussion on the wide scope of the Batman universe, including the Batman Family of characters. Key talent from comics, TV and games will provide insight into the world of the Caped Crusader.

The Joker: Put on a Happy Face
Featuring interviews with filmmakers and industry legends, discover the origins and evolution of The Joker, and learn why the Clown Prince of Crime is universally hailed as the greatest comic book Super-Villain of all time.

Jim Lee Portfolio Review – DC Super-Villain Fan Art
World renowned comic book artist (and did we mention DC Chief Creative Officer/Publisher?) Jim Lee turns his keen eye on fan-submitted art that focuses on DC’s Super-Villains.

Surprise DC Comics Panel
What can it be? Trust us, you’re not going to want to miss this one…

I’m Batman: The Voices Behind the Cowl
Everyone has their favorite Batman. But for audiences around the world, their favorite Batman has a local sound. It’s time to meet the voices behind the cowl. Hear what it’s like to be one of the many global vocal actors portraying the Dark Knight when the Super Dubbers, who lend their talents to the Caped Crusader on screens big and small all over the world, come together for the first time ever.

The Snyder Cut of Justice League
Zack Snyder fields questions from fans (and a few surprise guests) as he discusses his eagerly awaited upcoming cut of the 2017 feature film and the movement that made it happen.

The Flash TV Panel
Zip on over to Central City for this insightful look at the beloved CW series.

Black Adam
Star of the first-ever Black Adam feature film Dwayne Johnson sets the stage for the story and tone of the new movie with a fans-first Q&A...and a few surprises.

CNN Heroes: Real-Life Heroes in the Age of Coronavirus
While DC features iconic fictional Super Heroes recognized around the world, CNN Heroes shines a light on real-life, everyday people making a difference in their communities. Now, as the global Covid-19 pandemic has turned all of our worlds upside down, CNN’s Anderson Cooper introduces you to the frontline workers, advocates, neighbors, and friendly strangers who are coming together to help us through this crisis. Learn more at CNNHeroes.com.

Titans TV Panel
Titans together! If you’re a fan of DC’s streaming hit, you won’t want to miss a moment of this special Hall of Heroes appearance.

Aquaman
Aquaman director James Wan and King Orm himself, Patrick Wilson, take a deep dive into the world of Atlantis that Wan created, revealing their favorite behind-the-scenes moments from the largest DC movie ever!

“Ask Harley Quinn”
She has gone toe-to-toe with Batman and the Justice League, and taken down The Joker and the toughest villains of Gotham City, but at DC FanDome, Harley Quinn faces her toughest challenge yet—answering burning questions from DC’s biggest fans in her own tell-it-like-it-is, no-BS style. If you love the Harley Quinn animated series, this is one you cannot f**king miss!

Wonder Woman 80th Celebration
As an Amazon and a god, Wonder Woman is truly timeless. So, it’s hard to believe she’s turning 80! Join Wonder Woman 1984 director Patty Jenkins and star Gal Gadot, along with a very special guest, as they reflect on the character’s influence on them personally, and look forward to the 2021 celebrations!

Tomorrow’s Super Heroes/Gold House with Jim Lee
He’s back! DC Chief Creative Officer/Publisher Jim Lee joins Bing Chen, founder of the global non-profit collective Gold House, to discuss the important contributions of Asian artists and writers in comics and comic book-inspired entertainment.

SHAZAM!
Zac Levi and the cast can’t tell you s#&t! Sworn to secrecy on the new script for their upcoming movie, Zac and a few of his SHAZAM! castmates talk with the Philippines’ self-described #1 DC fan, Gino Quillamor, about what the next movie might be about, while commenting on everything from panels to the other Zack’s cut—and even have a few surprise guests drop in!

The Wonder Woman 1984 Cast Plays ‘Werewolf 1984’
Join the cast of Wonder Woman 1984 and Rooster Teeth's Fiona Nova as they play 'Werewolf 1984,' a fun adaptation of a game they played while on set filming the picture. Can you figure out who the villains are?

Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League
Will Arnett hosts the highly anticipated video game reveal from Rocksteady Studios, creators of the Batman: Arkham franchise.

The Batman
The Batman filmmaker Matt Reeves joins host and self-professed fangirl Aisha Tyler for a discussion of the upcoming film...with a surprise (or two) for the fans!

Saturday is going to be a busy day—and that’s not all! Remember, this is just the beginning: fans can dive back into the Multiverse on September 12th.