Geek Headlines – December 11th 2017

Here are today’s headlines from the world of geek news.


Following the premiere of galactic proportions, the preliminary reviews for Star Wars: The Last Jedi are trickling in from critics and journalists. While there is a full discussion embargo until December 12th, early reviews boast that the latest episode of the Star Wars saga is gripping, intense, and overall spectacular. We can’t wait!

Marvel has released a trailer and announced the official release date for Jessica Jones Season 2, part of its Netflix Originals lineup. All episodes will be available for streaming beginning March 8th, 2018, as the hard-drinking private investigator confronts her toughest case yet- her shadowed past.

A new trailer for Steven Spielberg’s new science fiction adventure film Ready Player One has been released, with enough Easter Eggs to keep even the most seasoned of gamers hunting for a while. See how many characters you can spot in this video game nostalgia-filled trailer!

Over the weekend, Sony dropped a dazzling and stylish trailer for Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, set to premiere during the 2018 Christmas season. This animated feature stars Miles Morales, the Ultimate Spider-Man, and features voice talents from Shameik Moore, Mahershala Ali, and more.

The nominees are in for the 2018 Golden Globes ceremony, with films like The Disaster Artist, The Shape of Water, Lady Bird, and Baby Driver all receiving acknowledgements. Coco, Stranger Things, and Game of Thrones are also contending for various awards, with winners to be announced at the 75th Golden Globes ceremony next year.


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