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Necrophagia “Fear The Priest” Song Premiere (Exclusive)

Bloody-Disgusting has teamed up with Ohio horror-infused metal band Necrophagia to bring you the exclusive song premiere of “Fear The Priest”, which is a tribute to The Exorcist! Frontman Killjoy De Sade states: “The Exorcist” has been a main stay in my top five films from the first time I watched it. It left an […]

New poster for Adam Wingard's The Guest starring Dan Stevens

A new poster for Adam Wingard's highly-anticipated THE GUEST has arrived; now you just have to decide whether or not you want to let it in. It features Dan Stevens looking like a Bradley Cooper clone and packing a gun; probably all distributor...Show More Summary

?Is The Age Of The Superhero Team-Up Movie Upon Us?

7 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Greetings, my little stamp scamps. I've wandered into a new area of my post-apocalyptic world where intelligent apes rule instead of man. They can speak, they have they have their own society… I know there's only one thing I must do: Come back with bananas and see if I can rule them as their god. Wish me luck. Read more...

ABC Is Making An Astronaut Comedy Show Inspired By Chris Hadfield

7 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

ABC is making a "family friendly" comedy inspired by Col. Chris Hadfield's memoir An Astronaut's Guide To Life On Earth, which sounds adorable. However, the main character had better have one excellent mustache, or we walk. Read mor...

An Anti-Evolution Bill In Ohio Almost Included A Ban On Aristotle

7 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Legislation introduced in Ohio's House of Representatives would, if passed, rewrite the state's education standards by encouraging teachers to teach "both sides" of the "debate" on evolution and climate change. And, on top of that, an initial draft of the bill would have banned major works of thought and literature. Read more...

Another Volcano Is Rumbling Under The Ice In Iceland

7 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Bárðarbunga is a subglacial volcano in Iceland responsible for a whole lot of seismic activity this week. If it erupts, it could melt the Vatnajökull glacier and produce impressive downstream flooding. At least the latest Icelandic volcano to catch our eye is a lot easier to pronounce than the last one! Read more...

The Many Phases of Moon Knight

7 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

So Warren Ellis and Declan Shalvey's epic run on Moon Knight is over. It lasted six issues and included crazy killers, punk ghosts, weird dreamscapes, and a Giant Fucking Bird Skull. And even though we are sad to see it end, we are happy we got to read it in the first place. Read more...

The Creeper, Chucky the Latest Scooby-Doo Villains!

IBTrav is back with another series of cartoon drawings that imagine more horror icons as villains in “Scooby-Doo”! The latest batch features Chucky from Child’s Play, the Creeper from Jeepers Creepers, as well as the slasher from the 1983 Curtains! All images are copyright to IBTrav. Check out his first batch of images by clicking […]

Paula Bomer, Inside Madeleine

I don't want to jump out any window. I just want to breathe something that makes me feel like living. They pump the air in here out of machines. It stinks like Play-Doh. Open a window, please – I won't jump – I'm not a suicide patient. Show More Summary

This Webcomic Profile Of Canada's Royalty Is Fake—But Still Fascinating

8 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

In an alternate universe, Canada has its own royal family, one whose tradition subjects its members to grotesque rituals and incarcerating fashions. This short faux anthropological comic by Michael DeForge may describe a people who don't exist, but who are so bizarre we can't look away. Read more...

Watch A Bunch Of Familiar Characters Do Battle In A New Extended Trailer For ‘Gotham’

8 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

Here’sabrandnewextendedpreviewofFox’supcomingBatmanprequelseries,Gotham.It’sgoteverythingyou’dexpecttoseeinanextendedpreview:Mildexposition!Gunshots!Tensemoments!Introductionstothecharacters!AguygettingbeatenupinanalleybyJadaPinkettShow More Summary

Did You Know There Are Tests For Sarcasm Detection?

8 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

And that was not a sarcastic question. If you're feeling at all unsure about your ability to tell the difference between sarcasm and straightforward statements, learn all about the tests designed for just that. Read more...

Kill Matilda “Zombie Apocalypse” Lyric Video Premiere (Exclusive)

Bloody-Disgusting has teamed up with Canadian horror-inspired punk band Kill Matilda to bring you the exclusive lyric video premiere for their track “Zombie Apocalypse”! The track comes from the band’s 2011 album I Want Revenge, which you can snag on IndieGoGo page to raise money for a touring van for their upcoming US tour. Kill […]

‘Halloween’ Is Returning… But Should It?

8 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

TheoriginalHalloweenisagreatthrillerthatholdsupevennowthankstoJohnCarpenter’sdirectionandsomecarefulchoicesthatmakeitaslow,creepyburn.Sincethen,MichaelMyershassufferedindignitiestoonumeroustomention.So,canMichaelMyersrestinhisgrave?HA!Notachance!SchmoesKnowhasaratherlengthybreakdown ofwherethefranchiseisheaded.

Food poisoning is a tricky illness to track.

8 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Food poisoning is a tricky illness to track. Often, people treat it at home with plenty of fluids, rest, and a little social media driven complaining. That last one is proving useful to researchers from Chicago's Public Health Department, who are taking to Twitter to ID food-poisoning cases. Read more...

Waxwork Records Announces ‘House Of Hayduk’, Their First Non-Score Release

Waxwork Records has announced that they will be releasing the follow-up to 2012?s City Of Quartz from supergroup House Of Hayduk. The new album, which is as yet unnamed, will feature composer Mads Heldtberg (You’re Next, Cheap Thrills), Dave Lombardo (Slayer), Billy Gould (Faith No More), Carla Azar (Jack White, Autolux), and Dean Hurley (David […]

Megan Fox Believes In Bigfoot, Ghosts and 'Everything' Else

Say what you will about Megan Fox, I can't help but like the gal. Sure, her film choices have been questionable, to say the least, but she has recently come out of the paranormal closet as one of us (ONE OF US! ONE OF US!).While promoting...Show More Summary

Review: “The Wicked + The Divine” #3

Gillen and McKelvie are both incredibly talented, I have nothing but the utmost respect for both of them and their work but I sincerely cannot fathom the appeal of this book. And with “The Wicked + The Divine” #3 my confusion has hit critical mass. WRITTEN BY: Kieron Gillen ART BY: Jamie McKelvie and Matt […]

More inexpensive ebook goodies!

You can now download Help Fund My Robot Army!!!, a new anthology edited by John Joseph Adams, for only 0.99$ here.Here's the blurb:If you’re a regular backer of Kickstarters, you’ve probably seen some unique crowdfunding projects in your time. Show More Summary

Pierce Brosnan Thriller ‘November Man’ Has a Sequel in Development

9 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : Screen Rant

Relativity is planning a sequel to 'The November Man', the upcoming spy action/thriller headlined by Pierce Brosnan.

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