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The Coolest Toys Of Toy Soul 2014

2 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

It's Toy Soul 2014 in Hong Kong this weekend, and that means there's amazing new toys to be seen from some of Asia's best collectibles makers. Here's some of the amazing new toys from the likes of Sentinel, ThreeZero, Hot Toys and more at the event. Read more...

The Weirdest Things You Never Knew About The Making Of Repo Man

2 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Repo Man came out 30 years ago, but it remains one of the weirdest, and most beloved, cult movies of all time. But how did this genre-smashing comedy, about a punk kid who starts repossessing cars only to find one very special car, ever get made in the first place? Join us on a look inside the strange journey of Repo Man. Read more...

Warner Bros. Is Allegedly Working On Six Competing ‘Wonder Woman’ Scripts

2 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

We’veheardsomeratherstrangerumorsaboutWonderWoman,nottheleastofwhichisthatit’llactuallytakeplaceinthe’20s.Andwemightfinallyhaveasourceforthoserumors…namely,anotherrumorwhichclaimstherearesixwriterseachturningoutadifferentscriptforWondy.Obviously,somegrainsofsaltareneededhere,butComicBookMoviefound afew…curioustweetsfromscreenwriterArashAmel,whoisn’tworkingontheproject.

Here's How I'd Change The Witcher Board Game To Make It Not Suck

2 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

In the board game version of the popular Witcher video game series, you and your friends travel around a war-torn realm, completing quests for victory points. Though it has some very clever elements, the game is crippled by poor design decisions. Here's how I'd fix it. Read more...

This GIF Party Needs Only One More Thing To Get Started: You

2 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Finally! Our party is here to bring you the present you really want this season: Lots and lots of perfectly expressive GIFs. Read more...

Deadspin Darko Milicic's First Kickboxing Match Came To A Gross End | Gawker "He's 12!

2 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Deadspin Darko Milicic's First Kickboxing Match Came To A Gross End | Gawker "He's 12! He's 12!" Video Captures Plainclothes Cop Punching Suspect | Gizmodo The Weirdest Stuff We've Launched Into Space | Lifehacker What to Do When You're Stuck at Life's Loading Screens Read more...

NASA Celebrates Anniversary Of Earth Observing System With Amazing GIFs

2 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

In December 1999, NASA launched the Terra satellite to collect climate data. It would be the first spacecraft in a fleet of 18 Earth-observing satellites that, over the last 15 years, have opened up a new era of exploration of our home planet. To celebrate, the space agency has compiled some of its most stunning gifs. Read more...

A Bizarre New Species Of Fish Has Been Discovered At A Record Depth 

2 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Scientists exploring the deepest place on Earth — the Mariana Trench in the Pacific Ocean — have captured footage of a never-before-seen fish at a record depth of 26,722 feet (8,145 meters). Read more...

Ghlaghghee Update

2 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : Whatever

I know many of you are curious about how Ghlaghghee is doing, so: She’s still with us and the medicine she’s taking to clear out the fluid in her lungs seems to be doing the job, since she’s not been having any of the troubling horking coughs which were troubling her before. On the other hand … Continue reading Ghlaghghee Update ?

Mark Wahlberg Just Admitted ‘Transformers 5? Is On The Way

2 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

Thisprobablyisn’tthebiggestshockintheworld,whatwiththefourthonemakingabilliondollars.ButMarkWahlbergjustadmittedthatafifthTransformersisprobablyontheway.Wahlberg,whoplayedtheridiculouslynamedCadeYeager,iscurrentlypromotingTheGamblerandhisattempttogetpardonedforhatecrimes.

Nerds on a Boat

2 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : Whatever

Over at Wired there’s a piece on the JoCo Cruise, the annual pilgrimage of nerds and geeks to the Caribbean, via a cruise ship, whilst they are being entertained by nerd celebrities like Jonathan Coulton (for whom the cruise is named), Paul & Storm, and, this year at least, me (I’m running a writing track … Continue reading Nerds on a Boat ?

The Most Worrying Rumor Yet About Star Trek 3's Director Change!

2 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

A casting call sheds a surprising light on Batman v. Superman's take on Bruce Wayne. Andy Serkis debunks a bunch of rumors about his Star Wars role. Evangeline Lilly says some intriguing things about Ant-Man, and there's a look at Jessica Chastain in Crimson Peak. Plus the first look at Neil Patrick Harris in American Horror Story. Spoilers now! Read more...

Funny, Sexy, And Awesome Cosplay Of The Week – Best Of 2014 (Part 1)

2 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

MargaeryTyrell(GameOfThrones)cosplayedperfectlybyTrineEriczon.[via]It’sthattimeoftheweekwhenwepostamixedbagofintriguingcostumeswe’vespottedrecently.Sinceit’snearingtheendoftheyear,we’rewrappingthingsup,aswedidlastyear,withalookbackonourpersonalfavoritesfrom2014.

Sony's Letting Robert Rodrgiuez Finally Make Fire and Ice

2 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Sony's just completed a deal that brings Robert Rodriguez's dream project — a live action version of Frank Frazetta's Fire and Ice — to the big screen. This is passion project for Rodriguez, who has been trying to make this homage to his friend for years. And it looks like it will finally happen. Read more...

Christoph Waltz Explains the Joys of Krampus to a Befuddled Jimmy Fallon

2 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

We love Krampus, the dark side of Santa, who punishes the naughty while Santa rewards the nice. But not everyone is aware of this Germanic folktale, leaving Christoph Waltz to act as an ambassador for the creature. He's right: the Elf on a Shelf just does not compare. Read more...

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