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Relive All of Jack Bauer's Adventures For $60, Today Only

5 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

The following deal takes place between 12 AM PDT, and 11:59 PM PDT: Read more...

A Mad King Consumes Everything in Search of Meaning in This Surreal Scifi Short

6 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

In Jakob Schmidt’s Planemah, an impatient king becomes obsessed with a philosophical query that drives him beyond the edge of madness—and into a place of extreme intergalactic turmoil. Read more...

The Crew Sends Their Last Messages to Earth in These Eerie New Alien: Covenant Promos

6 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

We’re just over a month away from Ridley Scott’s Alien: Covenant, a film that’s built its marketing strategy not just on teasers and trailers, but viral clips (like “Meet Walter,” an intro to the movie’s android). The latest are a pair of transmissions to Earth from two Covenant crew members. Read more...

I Don't Even Know What's Going On in This Gotham Trailer, But I Love It

6 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

At some point since I stopped watching Gotham, the show has embraced the completely buck-wild tone it’s developed over three seasons. And it now seems to have gone off the deep end in the most spectacular way, judging by this new trailer. Honestly, it looks so good, I’m contemplating catching up the moment I finish… Read more...

The Leftovers Is Back, and Doomsday Is Coming

6 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

The previous seasons of The Leftovers focused on the devastating aftereffects of the Departure, an event that altered reality and coaxed some mighty strange behavior from those left behind. Season three began last night, and instead of looking back, the world is now looking ahead—to the end. Read more...

Celebrate the Arrival of the Next Saga Collection With Jen Bartel's Gorgeous Pinup Art

6 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

More Saga in any form is a good thing in our books, and the upcoming second volume of Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples’ seminal comic series, due out next week, is no exception. To celebrate, we’ve got an exclusive look at some of the beautiful art created for the new collection, by some of the best artists in… Read more...

James Gunn Will Return to Write and Direct Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3

6 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

James Gunn, the man behind the movie iteration of Guardians of the Galaxy—and who may one day win an award for being the man most in love with his job, social media, and talking about his job on social media—has announced that he’ll be back for a third Guardians movie. Read more...

The American Gods TV Series Isn't Afraid to Go Full-On Weird, and That's What Makes It Great

6 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

The biggest hazard a show like American Gods can run into is making it feel like you’re just waiting on the freaky cool stuff to happen. That obstacle never presents itself in the first four episodes of Starz’ new fantasy series, which feels quite unlike anything on television right now. Strangeness is always just an… Read more...

Arrival's Eric Heisserer on Diving Into the Valiant Comics Universe in Secret Weapons

6 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

You might know Eric Heisserer as the screenwriter behind Arrival, but his next big project is in a different vein: Secret Weapons, a new superhero miniseries for Valiant Comics. We spoke to the writer to see what it’s like writing for the screen and writing for comics, and what’s in store for the Valiant universe. Read more...

Spider-Men II Will Reveal the Miles Morales of the Prime Marvel Universe

6 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Miles Morales might be swinging around alongside Peter Parker these days as Spider-Man, but before that, he came from an alternate reality: Earth-1610, the “Ultimate Marvel” universe. Five years after the company first pondered the question, a new comic will answer who the hell the “original” Miles Morales of… Read more...

A New Archie Comic Will Draw Inspiration From Riverdale, a Show Based on the Archie Comics

6 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Artist Dan Parent and writer-inker Ty Templeton are working together on the just-announced Your Pal Archie, which is an “all-ages” book that will modernize the looks of the characters by taking inspiration from Riverdale. If they want to keep the book all-ages, the fashion will have to be all they take from the show. Read more...

'Sonic Screwdriver' Breaks Time and Space in Order to Be Added to the Oxford English Dictionary

6 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Just ahead of the season premiere of Doctor Who, the good people at the OED had a little tie-in to announce: “sonic screwdriver,” the Doctor’s multipurpose magic tool, is getting its own entry. Read more...

Today's Best Deals: Anova Sous-Vide, Anker Audio, Civilization VI, and More

6 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Your favorite Anker audio products, Civilization VI, and spring clothing for Prime members lead off Monday’s best deals. Read more...

Mark Hamill Had a Great Idea for Getting Luke and Han Together in The Force Awakens

6 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Part of what made Han Solo’s demise in The Force Awakens so upsetting is that he didn’t get one last moment with his dear friend Luke before he died. But Mark Hamill apparently wanted Han’s death to play out slightly differently—in such a way that would’ve probably had us crying even more. Read more...

In the New Outlander Trailer, Life Goes On After a Heartrending Separation Through Time

6 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

As is traditional for this show (so far), the third season of Outlander will (mostly) follow the third book in Diana Gabaldon’ series, Voyager. And last night, Starz gave us a glimpse of what that will look like thank to this new trailer. Spoiler alert: pining, separation, and sadness. Read more...

It Sounds Like We May Be Waiting Even Longer for Star Trek: Discovery

6 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Rian Johnson offers some vague Last Jedi teasers. James Gunn has apparently talked with Kevin Feige about a wild idea for the Guardians of the Galaxy. The Man From UNCLE could be getting a sequel. Plus, good news for Fear the Walking Dead, and even more rumors about the next star of Doctor Who. It’s time for the… Read more...

We're Finally Starting to See Solid Discounts On Civilization VI

6 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Earlier Civilization games feature prominently in just about every PC gaming sale under the sun, but the price tag for Civ VI has been remarkably stubborn. Today though, Amazon’s offering it up for $40, the best price they’ve ever listed. Also available at Green Man Gaming. We don’t know how long this deal will last,… Read more...

Star Wars' Vintage Collection Returns, and More Toy News From Celebration

last weekGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Hasbro’s Star Wars Celebration panel debuted some of the new figures for 2017 and 2018, including a brand-new Thrawn and a surprising fan poll winner from the Expanded Universe. However, the biggest and coolest news has to be the return of the beloved Vintage Collection. Read more...

The Star Wars Rebels Season Four Premiere Features Indiana Jones Action and a Shyamalan Ending

last weekGenres / Sci Fi : io9

The fourth and final season of Star Wars Rebels won’t debut until the fall, but the first part of the season premiere screened at Star Wars Celebration. Read more...

Your Decisions at the New Star Wars Theme Parks Will Have Consequences

last weekGenres / Sci Fi : io9

When Star Wars themed lands open at Walt Disney World and Disneyland in 2019, things are going to be interactive. Maybe, a little too interactive. Read more...

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