Holy Crap, Marvel Studios Is Making A Blade Movie, Everyone

Blood-y hell this is good news.


As if the avalanche of MCU Phase Four films and Disney+ show news from Marvel Studios' San Diego Comic-Con panel wasn't enough already, the world's biggest purveyor of superhero film and TV fare decided to save one of their biggest announcements for last: Blade, the half-vampire, half-human last seen being portrayed by Wesley Snipes, is being rebooted for the big screen.

And while Wesley Snipes was amazing in the three Blade films already made in the early 2000s, the new Blade has serious acting chops: two-time Academy Award winner Mahershala Ali will be our new vampire hunter.

Please use a html5 video capable browser to watch videos.
This video has an invalid file format.
Sorry, but you can't access this content!
Please enter your date of birth to view this video

By clicking 'enter', you agree to GameSpot's
Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

Now Playing: Marvel Studios Comic-Con 2019 Panel Reactions | SDCC 2019

Marvel didn't release much else in the way of details on the movie, unfortunately, using it more of a "one last thing" addition to the panel. But lots of other news came out of the panel as well. Check out all our Marvel coverage, as well as everything to come out of Comic-Con.

The products discussed here were independently chosen by our editors. GameSpot may get a share of the revenue if you buy anything featured on our site.

Got a news tip or want to contact us directly? Email news@gamespot.com

Comic-Con 2019
Join the conversation
There are 54 comments about this story