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‘Far Cry 4? Trailer Details Its Competitive, Faction-Based Mutliplayer Mode

14 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

Co-opissettobeamajorfocusofFarCry4,butdon’tworry,you’llgetthechancetomurderyourfellowplayersaswell.BattlesofKyratisactuallycompetitiveandco-opatthesametime–inthemode,youjoineithertheGoldenPathortheRakshasaandbattletheotherfactionforsupremacy.

Here’s Who Will Direct ‘Leatherface’! (Exclusive)

The Texas Chain Saw Massacre prequel is about to shed some serious gore. A few weeks back we exclusively reported that Millennium Films had been talking with two sets of directors to get behind the camera for Leatherface, the prequel that would go back before Tobe Hooper’s 1974 The Texas Chain Saw Massacre and yell […]

Halloween Complete Collection, Godzilla Talking Blu-ray, More Deals

14 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Halloween and this deal are both today only. [ Halloween Complete Limited Edition, $90] Read more...

Nothing Says Halloween Like People Screaming at Horror Games

14 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Let's plays of horror games are popular for good reason: watching someone else lose it over a jump scare can be hilarious, and, in case you're a huge coward (like me), even therapeutic. There have been lots of really good videos over the years—and what better time to take a look back than Halloween? Read more...

5 Comics To Haunt You On Halloween

Being a user of this site, I’m sure you love to be scared, chilled, or downright shaken to your core. Today being Halloween we all take part in a little bit of horror, and if you’re not keen on staying in and watching horror movies all night (who am I kidding?) Then perhaps you could […]

Could We Use Ground-Based Lasers To Propel Rockets Into Space?

14 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

A pair of Russian scientists are proposing a radical new propulsion technique that would accelerate a rocket while in flight, by using a ground-based laser. Should it work, it could push aircraft to go beyond Mach 10. Read more...

The ‘Wonder Woman’ Movie Is Taking A Curious Turn

14 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

DChasgoneallinwithaWonderWomanmoviearrivingin2017.Wenaturallyassumeditwasgoingtobesetinthemodernday,butasitturnsout,perhapsnotsomuch.BleedingCoolisclaiming thatthefirstmoviewillbesetinthe1920s,afterdealingwiththepoliticsofParadiseIsland.

“Lock In” by William Beckett: Now Available to Download!

14 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : Whatever

You may recall that musician William Beckett created a fantastic song for my novel Lock In (and if you didn’t, here, have a listen). The song, also called “Lock In,” really captured the mood and tone of the novel in a way that I hoped it would, and I’m happy to say that even if […]

Final ‘Fun Size Horror’ Treats: “Quad” and “The Collection”

Mixing in with our bag of Halloween Treats is a daily goodie that was released each day leading up until Halloween (that’s today!). “Fun Size Horror” is a horror film collective that has come together to create 31 films to celebrate Halloween! We conclude this morning with Ali Presley Paras’s “Quad,” which follows three teens […]

Watch This Incredible ‘Ghostbusters’ Trailer Made By Middle Schoolers!

While we wait for Paul Feig‘s reboot of Ghostbusters to hit in a few years, there are many worse ways to kill the time than this fantastic recreation of the original’s trailer done by the kids at Raw Art Works, a nonprofit based out of Lynn, Massachusetts.  Check it out and then watch the side-by-side comparison!

10 More Viral Images That Are Actually Fake

14 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

The fakes are coming! The fakes are coming! Today we have 10 more images you may have seen floating around the internet recently. But don't believe your lying eyes. They're all totally fake. Read more...

What If They Made a ‘Near Dark’ Sequel

One of the greatest vampire movies of all-time is Near Dark, the Kathryn Bigelow-directed 1987 masterpiece penned by Eric Red. In it, a small-town farmer’s son reluctantly joins a traveling group of vampires after he is turned by a beautiful drifter. Bill Paxton, Adrian Pasdar, Jenny Wright, and Lance Henriksen starred. But what if they […]

Freak Kitchen Release Badass Animated Video For “Freak Of The Week”

Hard rock/metal band Freak Kitchen have released an animated video for their track “Freak Of The Week”, which you can see below. The video has been getting a lot attention since its release due to its fantastic animation style. It was directed by Juanjo Guarnido, who is an ex-Disney animator, which is why the video […]

10 Tropes About Magical Weapons That We Never Want To See Again

15 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Fantasy epics are full of weapons with mystical powers and strange destinies. It makes sense — everybody loves a weapon with some cool attributes. But as fantasy has grown, you see the same ideas over and over. And here are 10 story ideas about mystical weapons that have been done to death. Read more...

Michigan Wants You to Know: Seat Belts Can Save You From Zombies

Seat belts protect you from scary things: a Halloween-related campaign by OHSP reminds motorists seat belts can save you from a zombie attack. But really, they can’t. Get even more Halloween treats here. Bloody Disgusting!USA contact@bloody-disgusting.com

Thor Doesn't Understand Halloween

15 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

When you grow up in Asgard, certain Earth customs might seem perplexing. And when Thor is in the US for Halloween for the first time, it's a bit of a disaster. Read more...

Meet Dante, the Evil ‘V/H/S: Viral’ Magician In This Art Poster!

V/H/S: Viral is NOW on VOD platforms (with a limited theatrical run slated for November 21st), and Magnet released a new art poster inspired by Gregg Bishop’s magical mayhem that stars The Signal‘s Justin Welborn as Dante the Great! The new tape features segments directed by Marcel Sarmiento (Deadgirl, the incredible The ABCs of Death […]

The U.S. Is Spending $4.5-Million To Save The Rarest Fish On Earth

15 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

The (4.5-) million dollar question is: Should it be? Read more...

The Road to ‘Saw’: 7 Contemporary Films that Paved the Way

Editorial By: Giaco Furino When Saw first hit theaters a decade ago it sent a shockwave through horror culture. Mainstream moviegoers got a grisly dose of blood while hardcore horror fans relished the thoughtful plotting. And it changed the style of horror for the next decade. But it was definitely against the popular trend leading […]

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