The press conference and panel at Comic Con was a success for the film, teasing that they have already begun the groundwork for a sequel which is still dependent on the first film doing well. However it does show they feel very confident in the film. Star Dylan O’Brien was also in hot water at the press conference when he let slip the name of a major characters death, to which he commented after he is going to get yelled at. Still, when this trailer was shown, the crowd went nuts.
When Thomas (Dylan O’Brien) wakes up trapped in a massive maze with a group of other boys, he has no memory of the outside world other than strange dreams about a mysterious organization known as W.C.K.D. Only by piecing together fragments of his past with clues he discovers in the maze can Thomas hope to uncover his true purpose and a way to escape. Based upon the best-selling novel by James Dashner.