‘Batman v Superman’ Trailer Wins Comic-Con, Inspires Glorious Mashups and Parodies

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bill-swift - July 14, 2015

Comic-Con 2015 is officially in the books. And while technically nobody "wins" Comic-Con, every year somebody wins Comic-Con, because this is America dammit and somebody always wins. 

This year's winner? It was Warner Brothers, DC, and Zack Snyder, who unveiled full trailer for the highly anticipated Batman v Superman.

If for some reason you have not watched it yet (jail? coma?), please do so right now:

I'm not going to lie. When that hit the web on Saturday, the 10-year-old boy inside me (who still makes most of my decisions) was practically hyperventilating with excitement. 

Sure, Desert Storm Batman is kind of weird. But I still loved the trailer, which has racked up 19.9 million views already. It's hardly a surprise the thing has inspired some pretty great mashups and parodies. 

Here's a Batman v Superman-Friends parody called, appopriately enough, NOT Friends:

Here's another one called Batman v Superman v Shia LeBeouf, which splices in audio and video from Mr. LeBeouf's infamously bizarre green screen pep talk:

But here's my favorite—a mashup that splices footage from the trailer into scenes from Man of Steel to show the amazing continuity:

I don't know about you, but I want to watch the sh*t out of this movie. 

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice hits theaters March 25, 2016.

[h/t Screenant]