Forget going to the gym or getting a promotion at work. Here's an unlikely New Year's resolution that we think everyone can agree on: spending more time on the couch and in front of the TV. There's really no other choice, given all the great movies, shows, and comics coming out this year.
Fans were already a bit spoiled by 2017; it was a tumultuous year in the real world, but geeks were gifted with kickass heroines, hilarious superheroes, a giant leap forward in the Star Wars galaxy, and more great TV than ever before. As you can tell from our year-end lists of best movies, best TV shows, and best comics, the spoils of geekdom were plenty. But 2018 looks to be just as generous to fans, with all kinds of new Marvel movies, another Star Wars adventure, the return of major TV series, the relaunch of an iconic comics brand, and so much more — and that's what we know thus far.
It's hard to limit a list of upcoming projects for which we're excited to just 18, but it's a nice gimmick, so we had to do it. After close consideration, here are 18 of the upcoming genre events that have us excited for 2018.