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Final Star Trek Beyond Trailer Released

A final trailer for Star Trek Beyond has been released by Paramount Pictures this morning. The trailer features new dialogue and some new footage not seen in the teaser or full trailer. Additionally, the trailer is set to the backdrop of Rihanna’s “Sledgehammer,” which we reported would be included in the Beyond soundtrack. Take a look at the trailer below:

Sunset, 6/27/16

3 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : Whatever

It’s a nice one. In other news, I am back home — for three whole days! And then I’m off to Portland, Oregon, for Westercon 69. I think I’ll spend most of the next couple of days sleeping.

Dungeons and Dragons May Have Found Its Hero in the Star of Edgar Wright's New Film

3 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

A new Dungeons and Dragons movie is slowly rolling forward under the eye of director Rob Letterman (Goosebumps), and he may have just found his star in Ansel Elgort, who we’ll soon see as the star of Edgar Wright’s upcoming film Baby Driver. Read more...

Matthew Goode Will Star in the Alien Aftermath Show Roadside Picnic

3 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

The TV version of Roadside Picnic is moving ahead. An adaptation of the famous Soviet scifi novel was first announced in 2015 , then picked up by WGN America a few months later . Now the pilot has its star: Matthew Goode, known to genre fans for roles in Watchmen and Stoker. Read more...

Adult Swim Uses Vine's Extended-Play Feature to Debut Its New Cartoon

4 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Adult Swim’s newest cartoon officially premieres on July 10, but you can catch a 10-minute episode of Brad Neely’s Harg Nallin Sclopio Peepio right now on an unlikely platform: Vine. It’s a clever collaboration to highlight both the show and Vine’s just-debuted feature that allows videos longer than six seconds. Read more...

DC's Office Comedy Powerless Confirms Its First Supervillain

4 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

We already knew that DC’s new office comedy Powerless, about regular people who must endure sharing the world with the superpowered, would have at least one obscure hero in its midst: Crimson Fox . And it seems the deep cuts won’t end there, because now that we know nth-tier villain Jack O’Lantern will appear as well. Read more...

This Figure of Scott Pilgrim's Ramona Flowers Is Worth Fighting at Least Five Evil Exes For

4 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

If ever there was a girl to fight seven evil exes for, it’s Ramona Flowers. Luckily for you, getting ahold of Mondo’s long-awaited Ramona action figure will only require cash and not combat. Read more...

The Alternate Timeline of the New Star Trek Movies Finally Has an Official Name

4 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

CBS has finally announced an official name for the alternate timeline that started with 2009's Star Trek. Given that most of the unofficial ones weren’t particularly complimentary, it’s weird it took them this long to choose one. Read more...

Months Later, Players Finally Solve GTA V's Bigfoot Mystery 

4 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Last year, fans found a golden peyote plant in GTA V that could transform players into Sasquatch. This discovery was actually the tip of the iceberg of a much larger, way more ridiculous mystery. Read more...

Ancient Mars Was Even More Earth-Like Than We Imagined

4 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

New findings from NASA’s Curiosity Rover provide evidence that significant amounts of oxygen once permeated the atmosphere of ancient Mars. The Red Planet, it would seem, was more Earth-like than we thought. Read more...

Researchers Just Found a Giant Cache of Water Underneath California

4 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Last year, researchers estimated that California had lost 63 trillion gallons of water over the course of 18 months of drought. Now, a huge reservoir of underground water—three times bigger than engineers thought—has been found under California. But it still won’t solve the state’s drought troubles. Read more...

Buy a Kindle Paperwhite, Get a Leather Case and USB Charger For Just $8 Extra

4 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

While supplies last, Amazon’s offering up a Kindle Paperwhite bundle which includes a magnetic leather case and a USB charger for just $128 (with code 9ZHMJMIP), or only $8 more than buying the Kindle alone. The best part? You get seven different cover colors to choose from. Read more...

Electrocuting People Was Basically America's Favorite Pastime in the 1920s

4 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Forget baseball. America’s favorite pastime in the 1920s was electrocuting people. I’m not even joking. Read more...

USS Enterprise Moves Upstairs

4 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : TrekToday

After an extensive restoration, the USS Enterprise model is moving from the basement of the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum to...

Lin For Akira?

4 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : TrekToday

According to rumors, Warner Bros. would like Justin Lin to sign on as a director for a live-action adaptation of the Akira...

#08: The Comic-Con Campus 2016

COMIC-CON 2016 TOUCAN TIP OF THE DAY! #08: The Comic-Con Campus 2016 Once again, Comic-Con International takes over a substantial portion of downtown San Diego for this year's event. See the 6 major venues we'll be utilizing for Comic-Con 2016! Read more

The Voice Cast of The Lego Ninjago Movie Is Probably Better Than It Needs to Be

4 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

It’s kind of mindblowing to think there are multiple Lego movies on the horizon. There’s the 2019 sequel to The Lego Movie, a Batman-centric spinoff in 2017, and The Lego Ninjago Movie, based on the absurdly popular ninja-themed Lego brand. It hits next fall and the voice cast has just been revealed. Read more...

Spider-Gwen Had Better Really Have a Penguin Counterpart Named Spider-Guin

4 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

I can’t imagine how long it took them to come up with something that worked as well for Spider-Gwen as Spider-Ham worked for Spider-Man. You can tell it’s a bit harder to grasp, since Spider-Ham stops to explain it. Read more...

Star Trek Beyond trailer #3 dazzles

The third major trailer for Star Trek Beyond has been released, and it's simply stunning, and features Rihanna's new single that is attached to the film, Sledgehammer.Continue below for the usual screencap breakdown, and as ever, proceed...Show More Summary

Morgan Is What Happens When You Treat an Artificial Super-Person Like a Thing

4 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Only one person uses the word “she” for the genetically-engineered woman at the heart of director Luke Scott’s thriller. So, yeah, maybe some of those other people deserve the terror that’s coming for them. Read more...

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