By now, it feels like fans have watched and read the Hunger Games trilogy a million times and, to be honest, it never gets old! It’s safe to say that the world Suzanne Collins created when the first novel was published in 2008, will live on as one of the greatest of all time. Now, the 57-year-old author is writing a new book to add to her fictional world of Panem, and fans literally cannot contain their excitement!

Yep, that’s right, get ready to be transported right back into the world of Katniss and Peeta because it was confirmed that a Hunger Games prequel is being released this year! Although it might not include fan-favorites like Gale and Primrose, the novel will introduce a group of brand new characters that fans are sure to fall in love with all the same. And get this, you guys — not only will the book be out soon, but a movie is coming too!

So, when will the novel and the flick be out? What’s it called? What will the prequel be about? Who will star in it? No worries, because J-14 has you covered! We did a major deep dive into all things Hunger Games and we have all the details on sure-to-be amazing film. Scroll through our gallery to uncover everything you need to know about the Hunger Games prequel.

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