‘The Hunger Games’ vs. ‘Twilight’: What You Need to Know! (PHOTOS)

Taryn Ryder / May 19, 2011

As The Twilight Saga comes to a close, The Hunger Games is just getting started! Jennifer Lawrence as Katniss on the cover of EW got Celebuzz staffers excited for the first film that is about to start filming in North Carolina, so we created a gallery of the similarities and differences between the two franchises.

We’ve all heard “The Hunger Games is the next Twilight” but is it really? Let’s take a closer look.

Aside from the fact they have insane fan followings- and Hunger Games is sure to be as much of a theatrical success- there are not a whole lot of similarities between the two aside from the main three-way love triangle.

Check out our side-by-side very surface level comparison of Twilight and The Hunger Games. Warning, tiny spoiler alerts ahead!