Happy new year! A look back at 2013 with 'The Hunger Games' fandom

2013 has been an amazing year as The Hunger Games fandom came out in full force and established the series as one of the biggest and most influential franchise in a long while. Take a look back at the past year of the Quarter Quell: January – First look at Katniss Everdeen and Finnick Odair together in Catching Fire – Read More First official teaser poster … Continue reading Happy new year! A look back at 2013 with 'The Hunger Games' fandom

Learning with pop-culture: Bringing 'The Hunger Games' trilogy into the classroom

Guest Post by Michelle Manno The American public has been captivated by The Hunger Games, both on the silver screen and in Suzanne Collins’ YA series. The mass appeal of this now multi-million dollar franchise is no secret; it’s hard to ignore it’s entertainment value. However, the popularity of this series also holds tremendous value in the classroom. While The Hunger Games is categorized as … Continue reading Learning with pop-culture: Bringing 'The Hunger Games' trilogy into the classroom

Our Top 5 Moments from the new #CatchingFireTrailer. What are yours?

The new theatrical trailer for The Hunger Games: Catching Fire debuted yesterday, July 20, at the San Diego Comic Con. Full of notched up visual effects, and lots of new footage the trailer won over everyone. While it’s terribly difficult to narrow down on favorite moments from the trailer, here’s our list of the Top 5 encompassing all the different scenes. 5. Prim Everdeen Talks ‘Hope’ … Continue reading Our Top 5 Moments from the new #CatchingFireTrailer. What are yours?

Guest Essay: The Capitol and the Readers

We recently got our first look at CW network’s reality show clearly inspired by The Hunger Games, called Capture. Except that, thankfully, no one’s going to be killing each other, the show is eerily similar to the fictional dystopian Games where a team of 12 will live in an “Arena” for one month surviving on limited resources. In light of that, several readers have expressed … Continue reading Guest Essay: The Capitol and the Readers

Why we might not be getting a new The Hunger Games: Catching Fire trailer – until next month

After the British Board of Film Classification’s rating for a “new” trailer for The Hunger Games: Catching Fire appeared online, everyone’s speculating that we might be seeing a new trailer. The trailer is, unfortunately, only a shortened version of the already running international Catching Fire trailer. November is a good few months away, and so it is expected that we’ll see more trailer or clips debuting … Continue reading Why we might not be getting a new The Hunger Games: Catching Fire trailer – until next month

Hunger Games Network update: Happy birthday Monique!

  Today, April 2, is one of our long standing news writer Monique’s birthday! Monique has been on board with the site for such a long time, and it’s been wonderful knowing her and all the work she’s done for the site. She also run a social media business which you can check out here. On behalf of all of us at Hunger Games Network, I wish … Continue reading Hunger Games Network update: Happy birthday Monique!

It's March 23: Happy One Year Anniversary of The Hunger Games!

A year ago, today, we were all waiting in line to watch the first movie of our beloved trilogy, The Hunger Games. And what a release day it was – the movie rocking the box office worldwide. We look down to the days preceding and succeeding March 23, 2012: The Hunger Games World Premiere in Los Angeles Positive Press Reaction to an Early Screening of … Continue reading It's March 23: Happy One Year Anniversary of The Hunger Games!

[UPDATE 5] The Hunger Games Characters March Madness 2013

[This post will remain on top for the rest of March, for news follow below] [UPDATE 5] And the winner of the THG Characters March Madness 2013 is…. PEETA MELLARK!   [UPDATE 4] After about two weeks of battling it out in THG Characters March Madness 2013, our finale is here and it’s between the star-crossed lovers from District 12: Katniss Everdeen and Peeta Mellark. … Continue reading [UPDATE 5] The Hunger Games Characters March Madness 2013

Hunger Games Network update: Happy birthday Bailey!

Today, January 31, is the birthday of one of our amazing staff, Bailey! Bailey is an enthusiastic fangirl, and along with HGN, works for Vampire Academy fansite ShadowKissed.net as well as HogwartsRadio.com! She’s also represented HGN on the HG Fire Side Chat. We wish Bailey a very happy birthday, and also good luck for college this year!   Continue reading Hunger Games Network update: Happy birthday Bailey!