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SDCC Roundup, Part 2: Spider-Man, Tintin, Avengers, Cosplay

Written by: Tony Lazlo, CC2K Staff Writer

As SDCC draws to a close, CC2K takes a look around the world of geek to find some highlights from the eventful weekend.



• CC2K’s The Red Baron captured this gallery of cosplay and other assorted SDCC mayhem during his trip to San Diego.

The puppet is a likeness of Warren Ellis built and operated by Jesse Kingsley for the feature documentary Warren Ellis: Captured Ghosts.

• Nintendo unveiled a new trailer for The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword.

• Slashfilm revealed seven great quotes from Steven Spielberg and Peter Jackson panel for The Adventures of Tintin.

Andrew Garfield delivered an impassioned speech to the Hall H crowd about how much playing Spider-Man means to him.

Meanwhile, Slashfilm noted 15 things we learned about the Spider-Man reboot from the SDCC panel.

• Collider has a great gallery of images from SDCC’s preview night.

• SuperHeroHype has a huge gallery of images from the entire weekend.

• Marvel Studios revealed the looks for Captain America and Hawkeye in The Avengers.

Marvel also published a cosplay gallery on Facebook.



Author: Tony Lazlo, CC2K Staff Writer

Robert J. Peterson is a writer and web developer living in Los Angeles. A Tennessee native, he graduated from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism. He’s written for newspapers and websites all over the country, including the Marin Independent Journal, the Telluride Daily Planet,, Offscreen, and He co-hosts the podcasts Make It So and Hiram’s Lodge. He’s appeared as a pop-culture guru on the web talk shows Comics on Comics, The Fanbase Press Week In Review, Collider Heroes, ScreenJunkies TV Fights, and Fandom Planet. He’s the founder of California Coldblood Books.

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