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Cate Blanchett, Jeff Goldblum, Mark Ruffalo, and More Will Star In Thor: Ragnarok

3 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Tons and tons of rumors about the cast of the next Thor movie have been floating around for ages, but now Marvel has finally confirmed its cast list. While there’s a few expected faces on there, there’s one really big surprise: Holy Christ, Jeff Goldblum is in this movie. Read more...

What in God's Name Is Going on in This Riverdale Synopsis?

3 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

We’re pretty excited for Riverdale—the thought of getting something like the current, excellent modernized take on Archie on the CW could be a ton of fun. Hey, even KJ Apa’s Archie looks pretty good ! But over the past few days, we’ve been a little less sure, and now a synopsis of the show has us scratching our heads in confusion. Read more...

New Books and ARCs, 5/20/16

3 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : Whatever

It’s another all-Baen Books day for new books. Why? Because Baen keeps sending me a ton of books, that’s why! Tell me what here in this pile looks interesting to you. (Disclosure: Black Tide Rising (out 6/7) features a short story co-written by me and Dave Klecha.)

Seth Rogen's Preacher Trailer Parody Is a Thing of Goofy Greatness

3 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

As anticipation builds ahead of Preacher’s premiere Sunday night on AMC, one of the guys responsible for getting the Garth Ennis comic adaptation on the air just couldn’t contain his glee. Below, witness Seth Rogen’s ultimate DIY fanboy trailer parody—in which he plays every Preacher character (with some mannequin co-stars). Read more...

Vanessa Hudgens Doesn't Need A Hero in the First Footage from DC's Office Comedy Powerless

3 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

We only recently got our first good look at the world of Powerless, DC and NBC’s kooky office comedy set in its comic book universe—but now footage from the show has made its way onto the internet, giving us our first real glimpse at the tone this series is going for... and it’s looking rather goofy and fun. Read more...

Pull Up a Chair and Throw Down Your Best for the Gif Party

3 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

It’s Friday, so it’s time to unwind a little. Gather your friends and play a friendly game... or a not-so-friendly one. Best gif wins! Read more...

Stare Into the Face of Ghostbusters' Biggest New Villain

3 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Earlier this week we got a great look at the new Ghostbusters, but only the tiniest glimpse of the movie’s big new bad guy (bad ghost?). This new international trailer, however, gives us a few more jokes, a snifter new footage, and a much clearer look at the dead, dapper foe. Read more...

Here's Your First Look at America's New Food Label

3 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

The FDA just released its first major change to its nutritional labels in over twenty years. Here’s the new label you can expect to see on the back of your food: Read more...

The Best Places in New York City to Get Beat Up by a Superhero

3 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Some supervillains are like aspiring song-and-dance performers; they think they’ve got to head to New York City to make it big. Well, if you’re a noob who’s going to head to the capital of crime-fighting, you’re going to need this guide, courtesy of some of the Marvel Universe’s lamest bad guys and The Astonishing Ant-Man #8. Read more...

The World’s Largest Solar Plant Just Torched Itself

3 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Misaligned mirrors are being blamed for a fire that broke out yesterday at the world’s largest solar power plant, leaving the high-tech facility crippled for the time being. It sounds like the plant’s workers suffered through a real hellscape, too. Read more...

Uh-Oh, The Man in the High Castle Has Lost Its Showrunner

3 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

The X-Files’ Frank Spotnitz is suddenly no longer the showrunner for Amazon’s alternate history series The Man in the High Castle. And the decision’s thrown a bit of a wrench into the production of the show’s second season. Read mor...

Star Trek Beyond round-up: Stills, posters, tweaked release dates, ST4, and more

Tonight the long awaited second trailer for Star Trek Beyond will be released, at a special fan event hosted by Paramount in LA, which also promises to include "exclusive first look at previously unseen footage from Beyond, a Q and A with Lin, cast members and crew, as well as special guest appearances and other surprises". Show More Summary

This Avengers Vs. X-Men Movie Trailer Is Much Too Good to Be True

3 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

In the far flung future of a decade or so from now, where Marvel throws a money avalanche at Fox to get access to the cinematic rights for their Mutant superheroes, we’ll probably get a pretty fun Avengers and X-Men crossover. For now, though. we’ll have to make do with this delightful fan-made mash-up. Read more...

Could La Niña Break Our Global Hot Streak?

3 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Image: NASA/GISS This is the hottest month on record. No, this is the hottest month on record. No, THIS is the hottest month on record! Read more...

Stephen King Has Some Major Hints About the Dark Tower Movie

3 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

It’s DC/CW blowout as Marc Guggenheim teases the future of Legends of Tomorrow, Grant Gustin discusses Barry Allen’s journey on The Flash, and there’s new pictures from Arrow’s season finale. Jennifer Lawrence talks about her future with the X-Men franchise. Plus, a new Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2 clip. Behold, spoilers! Read more...

Manifest Destiny #3 preview

Out this week is the third issue in IDW's four-part biweekly nuTrek event miniseries, Manifest Destiny. Written by Mike Johnson and Ryan Parrott, and illustrated by Angel Hernandez, the Klingon attack on the Enterprise continues in brutal fashion. Show More Summary

More Trek-Themed Stamps

3 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : TrekToday

Various countries have released or will release Trek-themed stamps. The stamps include Klingon ones, as well as stamps featuring the original series,...

Pine To Wave Flag At Indy 500

3 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : TrekToday

Star Trek Beyond‘s Chris Pine will be waving the green flag at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on May 29. Pine will be...

And Now, a Quick Check-In With the Hugos

4 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : Whatever

Question in email: You’ve been pretty quiet about the Hugos this year so far. Now that voting is open on the finalist list, do you have anything to add? Not really? I mean, after the initial bit of freakout, everything seems to have settled down, hasn’t it? The Puppy attempt to troll the Hugos this […]

Just 30 Seconds of Lego Poe Dameron Will Brighten Even the Darkest Day

4 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

It’s only Thursday, but you’re probably more than ready for the weekend. If you’re feeling a bit down, or if you just want to see something awesome, this quick character profile of Lego Poe Dameron will do the trick. Read more...

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