The announcement is part of a kick-off to Lionsgate’s 12-week countdown to the theatrical release of Catching Fire on November 22nd. Using the hashtags #TickTock and #TickTock12, Lionsgate will be teasing fans as they count down the final days and weeks until Catching Fire hits theaters.
In addition to announcing advance ticket sales, Coldplay also released “Atlas,” the first single from the Catching Fire soundtrack. Fans can pre-order the album now and download the new single. There is no word yet on which other artists will be contributing to the soundtrack.
Fandango is also expected to start offering Catching Fire-themed gift cards ahead of the movie’s release.