Warner Bros. has announced DC FanDome, a free 24-hour virtual convention for fans of the superhero comics, movies, games and TV series. It'll host panels and reveal upcoming content, with director James Gunn announcing that he and the cast of The Suicide Squad will be taking part.
The cast and creators of movies and shows includingAquaman, , The Batman, , The Flash, Supergirl and will also be there. The next year, is even getting its own panel.
The event will take place online at 10 a.m. PT on Aug. 22, and will feature one central point, the Hall of Heroes, where the panels and main events will take place, and five satellite areas: YouVerse, KidsVerse, WatchVerse, InsiderVerse and FunVerse.
WatchVerse will have all the panels and exclusive screenings of new footage; InsiderVerse will show how the DC universes are brought to life across TV, movies, theme parks and comics; FunVerse will host a merchandise store; and KidsVerse will be filled with family-friendly content and activities.
DC is inviting fans to send in artwork for competitions and displays in YouVerse, including across the categories of makeup, tattoos, cosplay and styling your own Batcave.
With traditionalbecause of the spread of the , organizations are turning to online-only options. Last week, on July 22-26, and will host panels on movies, TV series, games, comics and more.