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RIP, Leonard Nimoy

20 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : Whatever

He passed away today at 83. Here’s the New York Times obituary. Doubt there are many people in the world who were so plainly and simply admired as he was, and is. And rather than to be entirely sad about the end of a life lived well and prosperously, here’s a couple of music videos … Continue reading RIP, Leonard Nimoy ?

Leonard Nimoy dies at 83: A look back at his life in pictures

Leonard Nimoy, who played the iconic “Star Trek” character Mr. Spock, died Friday in Bel-Air. The 83-year-old actor had end-stage […]

Harrison Ford to reprise ‘Blade Runner’ role in sequel

More than three decades after Harrison Ford starred as android-hunter Rick Deckard in Ridley Scott’s “Blade Runner,” the 72-year-old actor […]

The Crow Remake Continues Coming Back To Life To Wreak Its Vengeance

23 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Much like its title character, the long-in-development remake of The Crow never stays dead for long. Now we can add Boardwalk Empire's Jack Huston to the lengthy list of actors who have been attached to the role of the new Eric Draven. Good choice! Too bad it'll still probably never get made. Read more...

The Newest Powers Trailer Feels Like A Parody Of Itself 

23 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

We've seen plenty of Powers footage, but the latest trailer for the live-action adaptation of Brian Michael Bendis' comic book plays more like a fake trailer one would see in a comedy. Behold, and look upon Sharlto Copley grimacing so very hard. Read more...

Everyone Thinks Breaking The Rules Gets Things Done. They're Wrong.

23 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

If you think that breaking free of the system, disregarding the rules, and thinking outside the box will fix everything, you join a celebrated crowd — 90% of whom are completely wrong. In real life, rules really weren't made to be broken, and there are significant benefits to those who follow them. Read more...

Deadspin Photoshop Data: That Goddamn Dress Is Actually Blue And Brown | Gizmodo Case solved: This i

23 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Deadspin Photoshop Data: That Goddamn Dress Is Actually Blue And Brown | Gizmodo Case solved: This is the true color of that goddamn white and gold dress | Jalopnik Video Shows Street Race Crash That Killed Two People, Suspect Identified | Lifehacker Five Common Mistakes People Make When Telling Jokes | Read more...

The Latest Super Sentai Mechs Are Getting Wonderful Toys

23 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

The latest in the long line of Super Sentai series, Shuriken Sentai Ninningers, made its début in Japan this week, and Bandai are celebrating with some fantastic toys of the mechs from the series - including these new 'artisan' versions of the new mechs. Read more...

We're Having A GIF Party, So Come On In!

23 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Gather up your digital punch bowls and put together your very fanciest party chitchat emoji, because it's time for a GIF party. Read more...

This Doctor Taught His Medical Students To Be Body Snatchers

23 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Andreas Vesalius was disappointed with his medical education. He figured out new ways to educate himself — ways that often involved a shovel, a set of duplicate keys to a graveyard, and his own students. Read more...

This Spectacular Super Jet Will Be The Most Eco-Friendly Ever

23 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Designer Oscar Viñals has sketched out the designs for a concept aircraft called the "Progress Eagle." The dramatic three deck, 800-seat super jet would utilize an advanced hybrid engine system for taking off and cruising, resulting in reduced noise and zero contaminant emissions. Read more...

A Major Superman Villain Joins The Cast Of Supergirl

23 hours agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Josh Trank discusses the controversy around the casting choices for Fantastic Four. Dave Bautista explains what sets his Spectre henchman apart from Drax. Plus, what's in store when Arrow and Agents of SHIELD return, and teasers for Cinderella, 12 Monkeys and more. Spoilers Get! Read more...

Three Years Later, Robot Drama ‘Eva’ Finally Comes To America

Evaisoneofthosemoviesyouhearaboutonthegenrefestivalcircuit,yougetexcitedforandthen…youhearthewordsofdoom.Thecreepinghorrorofthefilmindustryhassnuckinandstolenthefilm,toputitonitsshelfandcackle.Yes,thatgenrefilmyouhaveeagerlybeenanticipatinghashaditsrightpurchased…bytheWeinsteinCompany.

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