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‘R2-D2 With Subtitles’ Proves Artoo’s The Sassiest, Surliest Droid In Any Galaxy

2 weeks agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

WhileEclecticMethodwasmakingtheirDroid-remix,theyputtogetherthis“R2-D2WithSubtitles”videoontheside.Artoo’sbleepsdon’treallytranslatedirectlytobinary(StarWarssounddesignerBenBurtthassaidthatR2-D2’s“voice”isthenonverbalsoundsababymakes,butcomputerized),andit’swaymorefuntoimaginehimassassyandswear-yanyhow,sothisvideoisprettyfun.

Did You Know That The Folks Behind ‘Robot Chicken’ Use A Nintendo Power Glove While Animating?

2 weeks agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

AnimatorDillonMarkey hadaproblem.DuringaratherlargeshotforRobotChicken,Markeyrealizedhewaswastingtoomuchtimemovingfromonesideofthestagetotheother.Tofixhispracticalconundrum,hedidwhatanyothergrownmanplayingwithposabledollswoulddo–hegrabbedhistrustyNintendo PowerGlove.

Listen To A Song Made Entirely Of ‘Star Wars’ Clips And Sounds

3 weeks agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

StarWars hasbeenre-mixed,repurposed,andrestyledanynumberofways,whichdemonstrateshowmuchofaholdithasoverus.Butthis,inparticular,standsout.EclecticMethod isagroupofremixerswhogavethemselvesaspecificchallenge:MakeasongusingonlyclipsandsoundsfromStarWars.Theresults,well,youcanhearforyourself.

Simpsons Trek

3 weeks agoGenres / Sci Fi : TrekToday

Sunday night’s The Simpsons episode, The Man Who Came to Be Dinner, featured a Star Trek closing credit. In The Man Who Came to Be Dinner, the Simpsons visited the home planet of the aliens Kang and Kodos. Running for approximately a minute, the credits included references to the original series with Marge as Vina […]

‘The Simpsons’ Does Star Trek During Last Night’s Closing Credits

3 weeks agoGenres / Sci Fi : TrekMovie.com

After an interplanetary episode of The Simpsons last night, the show ended with some rather familiar closing credits played to the Star Trek The Original Series closing theme. Check out the video after the jump, and see how many references you can name! The Simpsons do Trek In last night’s episode of The Simpsons, “The […]

German Pedestrians Can Now Play ‘Pong’ With Each Other While Waiting At The Crosswalk

2 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

Wheneverthewords“traffic”and“pong”cometomind,IimagineaFrogger-likesituationwithrealpeople.AfewGermanstudentshadadifferentgameinmindwhentheyinitiallyproposedtheir“StreetPong”conceptbackin2012.Give ortakeafewEuropeanadjustments(i.e.“pShow More Summary

Let’s Talk About Tonight’s Geeky TV: ‘Flash’ And ‘Arrow’ Finally Cross Over

2 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

Twocomicbookshowsfromthesameproductioncompanyshootinginthesamecity?Acrossoverwasallbutinevitable.TheFlashkicksoffatwo-partwithOllieandBarryinamassivefight,whichweofcoursewillbeliveblogging.Plushere’salookattheothergeekyTVontonight.AlltimesareEastern.

The Honest Trailer For ‘Dawn of the Planet of the Apes’ Is A Double-Gunning Good Time

2 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

ScreenJunkiesalreadyentertaineduswithanHonestTrailer for2001’sPlanetOfTheApesstarringMarkWahlberg,andnowthey’remonkeyingaround(I’mverysorry)withDawnofthePlanetoftheApes,whichdifferentiateditselffromtheTimBurtonversionbycleverlyaddingapesdual-wieldingsemi-automaticsonhorseback.There’snothingquitelikeabarreloftrigger-happymonkeys—excuseme,apes—engaginginguerillawarfare.

A Film Critic Offers A Spirited Defense Of ‘Alien 3?

2 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

TheUnlovedisavideoseriesfromcriticScoutTafoyaabout,well,unlovedmovies.Dogs.Turkeys.Bombs.Theideaisthatperhapsthesefilmsdeserveacriticalreappraisal,whichisfair,andhetendstofocusonbig-budgetgenrefilmsthatmissed oratleastgotcriticallyreviled.Thatsaid,tryingtorehabilitateAlien3isagutsymovie.

Ian McKellen Thinks There Will Be Even More Middle-Earth Movies After ‘The Hobbit’

2 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

WehavetwoclipsfromPeterJackson’ssixthandfinalentryintoTolkiencinema,TheHobbit:TheBattleOfTheFiveArmies,openingDecember17th.Butwait,isitreallyJackson’sfinalfilmbasedinMiddle-Earth?Gandalfdoesn’tseemtothinkso.SirIanMcKellenwashintingatmoremovieswhenhespoketotheBBC attheLondonpremiereofthethirdHobbitfilm,saying,“IwastoldbyPeter,in2001,thatthatwastheend,thatitwasallover.

November 30, 2014: Videos of note!

Robot Dance Japan: Wanderers – a short film by Erik Wernquist: Wanderers – a short film by Erik Wernquist from Erik Wernquist on Vimeo Best Snow News Bloopers Ever: Black Friday shoppers, take note!  This is how to line up in an orderly fashion: This reminds me that I’ve got to start […]

Here’s What ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Would Look Like After Getting The George Lucas Treatment

2 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

MuchliketheLEGOversion oftheStarWars:TheForceAwakenstrailer,youknewweweregoingtogetaGeorgeLucasparodyatsomepoint.I’veseenatleastthreemyself,withafewSpaceballsonesthrowninforagoodmix,andthisonemightbethebest.ThenewtrailercaptureseverythingthatLucaswascriticizedforwithhisStarWarsre-releasesandprequels,especiallythepartwherehewouldjustthrownrandomthingstofilloutascene.

Someone Made A Lego Version Of ‘The Force Awakens’ Teaser Trailer And It’s Amazing

2 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

Duetotheirmanycrossoverpropertiesthatinclude videogamesandtoys,itwasonlyamatter oftimebeforesomegeniusrecreatedtheStarWars:TheForceAwakens trailerwithLegos—andit’samazing.YouTubeuserSnooperkinggotallthedetailsright,eventhebadassnewlightsaberweseeattheendoftheteaser.

The Evolution Of The ‘Star Wars’ Trailer, From ‘A New Hope’ To ‘The Force Awakens’

2 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

It’shardtobelieve,butwhenStarWars:TheForceAwakens opensupinDecember2015,StarWarswillhavebeenapartofourculturefor38years.Forgetabouthowmuchtheworldhaschangedinthattime,whataboutmoviesthemselves?EveryoneknowsthatStarWarselevatedtheartShow More Summary

‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ trailer includes X-wings, Falcon, more

The debut trailer for “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” is out, offering fans a glimpse of the first new live-action […]

Don’t Worry, The New ‘Star Wars’ Trailer Will Be On iTunes This Friday

2 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

Ifyou’relikeme,youlookedatthelistofatheaters showingthenewStarWars trailerthisFridayandknewyouweren’tgoingtofindatrailernearyou.IfiguredI’dseeabootlegortwobyFridaynightandthat’dbeituntiltheofficialreleasesometimelaterintheweek.That’showitgoeseventhoughit’sbullshttoturnamovietrailerintosomeeventinthefirstplace.

‘Agent Carter’ Beats Up Pretty Much Everybody In New Trailers

2 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

AgentCarterisafairlyunusualseries;alimitedseriesthat’saperiodpiecefromMarvel,basedaroundaminorcharacter.Butit’slookingreallygood.Oratleastviolentenoughtoholdourinterest.Thetwotrailersthatjustdebuted,thefirstofwhichisabove,essentiallyfeatureourwomanCarterbeatingthetaroutofpeople.

Funny, Sexy, And Awesome Cosplay Of The Week

2 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

WonderWomanandBlackWidowphotographedbyPauloGuereta.It’sthattimeoftheweekwhenwepostamixedbagofintriguingcostumeswe’vespottedrecently.Someofit’snew;someofitisn’t;allofitisworthhighlighting.AreyouacosplayerorphotographerwhowouldliketobefeaturedonGammaSquad?

The Blood Sport Controller Draws Blood When The Controller Rumbles

2 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

Mostvideogamesaren’tdesignedtoactuallydrainyourlifemeter.But,thankstothewondersofKickstarter,nowyoucanactuallyhaveyourblooddrainedeverytimeyougetshotinagame!No,seriously.ThemechanicsoftheBloodSport,asexplainedbytheMarySue,arefairlysimple:Youhookupablooddrawingmechanism,andit’swiredtoyourcontroller’srumblefunction.

‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’: See the 88-second first trailer this weekend

The first trailer for “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” is debuting this weekend, and according to director J.J. Abrams, it […]

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