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Three Reasons Why DC's TV Universe Is Better Than Marvel's

2 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Look. Arrow may be in a bit of a slump, The Flash may have made a few questionable decisions, and maybe Legends of Tomorrow was a little goofy for your taste. But it’s worth taking a moment to remember that these DC superhero shows—along with Supergirl—are giving us some of TV’s most absurdly awesome moments. Case in point! Read more...

At Least Marvel Got [REDACTED]’s Funeral Right

2 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

In Captain America: Sam Wilson #10, the character whose death gets Captain Marvel and Iron Man fighting over a philosophical difference gets laid to rest. It’s a pretty emotional service. Read more...

These Hand-Cut Pop Culture Silhouettes Are Both Classy and Nerdy

2 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Silhouettes have been a part of art for probably longer than most of us can speculate. Put on a western or period piece and you’re likely to see the family immortalized as a black silhouette on the wall. In recent years, several artists have taken that idea into pop culture and the latest show blending these eras starts this weekend. Read more...

Lego's First Doctor Strange Set Stars Benebrickt Cumberbatch

2 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

By the, err, bricky hosts of Hoggoth, it’s a Doctor Strange Lego set! It’s pretty nifty, but there may be more going on here than meets the eye (of Agamotto). Read more...

Why Bubba Ho-Tep May Be the Most Perfect B-Movie Ever Made

3 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Bubba Ho-Tep is about foul-mouthed ancient mummies, conspiracy theories, and the ultimate battle between good and evil. It’s also a surprisingly layered tale about growing old, regrets, and redemption. And it stars Bruce Campbell as Elvis Presley. Is this the perfect B-movie? If not, it’s damn near close. Read more...

US Star Trek Stamp Release Date Announced

3 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : TrekToday

The United States Post Office has announced the release date for the set of four “forever” Trek-themed stamps. The stamps will be...

Finally, a Look at Bruce Banner’s New Life Without the Hulk

3 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

For months now, a Korean-American teenager named Amadeus Cho has been wielding the power of the Hulk. Nobody’s seen or heard from Bruce Banner during this time. This week, we see what one of the smartest men in the world gets up to when he doesn’t have a raging leviathan inside of him. Read more...

September IDW Publishing Trek Comics

3 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : TrekToday

Two Star Trek comics will be released in September; Star Trek New Visions Special: Swarm, and Star Trek: Waypoint #1. In Star...

Star Trek Beyond Soundtrack Song List

3 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : TrekToday

The list of titles for the forthcoming Star Trek Beyond soundtrack composed by Michael Giacchino has been released. The titles are “punny”...

Star Trek Beyond Yelchin Tribute

3 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : TrekToday

When Star Trek Beyond debuts next month, it will include a tribute to Anton Yelchin, who lost his life in a tragic...

SFX Lin And Star Trek Beyond Cast Interviews

3 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : TrekToday

The sci-fi/fastasy magazine SFX is out today, and it features interviews with Justin Lin and various Star Trek Beyond actors. In these...

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#03: Exhibit Hall & Exhibitor Lists Online!

COMIC-CON 2016 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY! #03: Exhibit Hall & Exhibitor Lists Online! We've posted a big part of the Comic-Con puzzle: the official Exhibit Hall map and list of Exhibitors for 2016! Read more

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High-Speed Footage of a Mad Scientist Holding an Explosion in His Bare Hands

3 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

If you’ve ever built your own potato gun, you probably don’t think twice about the explosions that launch the projectile—mostly because they’re hidden within it. But SmarterEveryDay’s Dustin built his potato cannon out of clear plastic so when filmed with a high-speed camera at 20,000 frames per second, the explosions are revealed. And they’re terrifying. Read more...

Meet Gotham's Brand New Teenage Mutant Poison Ivy

3 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Gotham has recast Poison Ivy! Maggie Geha, 28, will be taking over the role of Ivy Pepper from 14-year-old actress Clare Flory. While people assumed that Ivy would see some sort of a growth spurt, doubling her age definitely comes as a surprise. So, what’s the deal? Oh, it’s just Gotham continuing to be as insane as possible. Read more...

The Big Idea: E. Catherine Tobler

3 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : Whatever

Family. Most of us have them, does that mean we do well with them? Sometimes we don’t — and as E. Catherine Tobler explains in this Big Idea for The Kraken Sea, that can offer an interesting area to explore in writing. E. CATHERINE TOBLER: I’ve never been good at family. My parents divorced when I […]

Meet the Heroes, Villains, and Badass Droid of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

3 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

While the first Rogue One trailer revealed Felicity Jones was playing a character named Jyn Erso, all the other characters remained nameless, forcing us to refer to them by their actors’ names. No longer! Read more...

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