Independence Day 2 is Now ‘Independence Day Resurgence’

Independence Day 2 is slowly marching forward to its inevitable release, and thanks to a live stream yesterday, we can finally stop just calling it that. The film is now, officially, Independence Day Resurgence… or Independence Day: Resurgence. I’ve seen it both ways.

Why not just leave it at Independence Day 2? Because we apparently now live in a world where you can’t just give sequels numbers and be done with it. Also, no one is sure whether or not to use a colon, so it’s super confusing.

You can watch the live stream archived here, in which there’s a panel with most of the cast of the film:

Independence Day Resurgence hits theaters June 24th 2016.

Trae Dorn

Trae Dorn has been staffing conventions for over twenty years, and is a co-founder of Wisconsin’s longest running Anime convention No Brand Con. Trae also writes and draws the webcomics UnCONventional and The Chronicles of Crosarth, which leads many to ask when the hell they have time to actually do anything anymore. Trae says they have the time because they “do it all quite poorly.”