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CinemaCon: Fox Announces Deadpool 2, Avatar Sequels, X-Men, IDR & Assassin's Creed Trailers

Matt McGloin Posted: 04/14/2016 - 16:56 COMMENT

Coming out of CinemanCon, Fox Studios' presentation saw a slew of announcements regarding Deadpool, Avatar and more. New footage from X-Men: Apocalypse, Independence Day: Resurgence and Assassin's Creed was also shown off.

Details include:

Deadpool 2 is officially green lit, with Ryan Reynolds and the original creative team returning (director Tim Miller and writers Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick). No release date has been announced just yet.

X-Men: Apocalypse footage confirms Magneto is Quicksilver's father; shows Mystique as having a leader role; the movie takes place ten years after X-Men: Days Of Future Past, and the trailer shows the younger X-Men being in awe of Mystique.

Wolverine 3 didn't get much attention other than an "Untitled Wolverine" title card shown on screen.

Gambit did not get mentioned at all.

Independence Day: Resurgence saw a new extended trailer released.

Assassin's Creed trailer debuted.

Death Cure is still coming out in 2017.

Avatar will have four more sequels kicking off in 2018 (Avatar 2 is due Christmas 2018, Avatar 3 is due Christmas 2020, Avatar 4 is due Christmas 2022, Avatar 5 is due Christmas 2023). The official Avatar Facebook also posted an updated logo: