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USA has put the pilot of its hacker TV show, Mr.

5 days agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

USA has put the pilot of its hacker TV show, Mr. Robot, on Youtube. You’ll have to wait until June 24th for the series to properly premiere on TV. Read more...

Star Trek: The Fifty Year Mission

last weekGenres / Sci Fi : TrekToday

A new video documentary explores Gene Roddenberry‘s Star Trek vision. Star Trek: The Fifty Year Mission is centered on one of the fan films currently in production, Star Trek Continues. “In the wake of the Fiftieth Anniversary of Star Trek, is Gene Roddenberry’s original vision still alive?” Star Trek: The Fifty Year Mission seeks to […]

New Documentary Short “Our Star Trek: The Fifty Year Mission” Focuses on Fan Series Star Trek Continues

“Star Trek – it’s iconic, but many misunderstand its meaning,” quoth the creators of a documentary short released today entitled Our Star Trek: The Fifty Year Mission. What does Star Trek and the vision of creator Gene Roddenberry mean to fans that watch the series’ (old and new) in the modern era? That’s the question […]

Watch John Carpenter Promote The Thing On Letterman in 1982

last weekGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Fresh from his success making Halloween and Escape From New York, John Carpenter appeared on Late Night With David Letterman on June 9, 1982 to promote “the King of Monster Movies,” his remake of 1951’s The Thing. Or as Dave calls it, “the story of a boy and his dog.” The accompanying clip has been excised, but this is what Dave and the audience saw. Read more...

These Cute Toys From Pacific Rim Are Now Actual Toys You Can Buy

last weekGenres / Sci Fi : io9

During Pacific Rim’s opening montage, protagonist Raleigh Beckett briefly laments that Humanity has turned their fear of the monstrous Kaiju into the cute toys seen above. But now you can own these adorable little Vinyl figures, so honestly who cares what a fictional character thinks of them? Gimme Gimme Gimme. Read more...

This week’s Tabletop is DREADfully good.

Every season of Tabletop, I feature a roleplaying game. I’ve done this, because my not-so-secret wish all along was to do a spinoff show that was a season-long RPG adventure with persistent characters. We’ve done Fiasco and Dragon Age, and this season, we’re playing DREAD. Show More Summary

Happy Spring…

For most people, today is May 1, but for some of us, it’s really the First of May. (warning: this is all kinds of NSFW)    

Star Trek: Phase II – “Mind Sifter”

  A few weeks ago the Balboa theater in San Francisco hosted a screening of New Voyages’s episode Mind Sifter. With a number of their cast and crew in attendance for both a pre-screening meet and greet and a Q&A session with director Mark Edward Lewis, SFX Supervisor Pony Horton, and actors Jeff Bond (Dr. […]

Guns, Gowns, And Ewok Fur: Props And Costumes At Star Wars Celebration 

last monthGenres / Sci Fi : io9

We’re still recovering from last week’s Star Wars Celebration 2015, and we’ve got another fun video for you: a tour of all the costumes, props, and vehicles. Keep your eyes peeled for a look at the new Imperial Stormtroopers, plus all kinds of amazing original props. (Is that... a Wookiee dreadlock?) Read more...

‘Con Man’ from Alan Tudyk and Nathan Fillion finds a home in Vimeo

There was a brief moment for potential awkwardness at last week’s Star Wars Celebration in Anaheim. On the third night […]

With Sincerity: I Want This Mass Effect Talking Elcor Plush Toy

last monthGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Uncontrollable Glee: This is the best. Mass Effect fans are already fond of the alien Elcor, a race of massive creatures that preface all of their sentences with an emotion to convey tone (they also make great Shakespearean actors) — but I can almost guarantee they’ll be even fonder of this adorable plush version. Read more...

The top 10 coolest scenes from The Matrix trilogy

2 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

The Matrix was one of the best sci-fi action movies of all time and the rest of the trilogy had some of the most outrageously awesome action sequences ever, even if the movies themselves didn't reach the levels of the original. Basically, The Matrix trilogy is responsible for a lot of awesome moments in film history. Here is a top 10 list from WatchMojo. Read more...

‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ stars play ‘Family Feud’ on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’

The cast of “Avengers: Age of Ultron” assembled for an appearance on “Jimmy Kimmel Live” in advance of Monday’s “Avengers” […]

The Big Idea: Bishop O’Connell

2 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Whatever

For The Forgotten, author Bishop O’Connell thinks very seriously about a famous Arthur C. Clarke quote and how it can apply to the world of fantasy. Would Clarke be proud? Perhaps! BISHOP O’CONNELL: Let me preface by saying that I’m not a scientist. I’m just a layperson who took some classes in college and enjoys … Continue reading The Big Idea: Bishop O’Connell ?

The Jig Is Up, The News Is Out On New Star Trek: Renegades Trailer

2 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : TrekMovie.com

The first full trailer for Star Trek Renegades dropped today. Brought to you by the same team that did Star Trek: Of Gods and Men, the feature appears to be one of the most impressive pieces of fan-fic ever. The 2 1/2 minute video features stunning special effects and appearances by a host of Trek […]

‘Star Wars’ saga jumps through digital HD hyperspace to tablets, phones

“Star Wars” fans will soon be able to explore a galaxy far, far away from their laptops, tablets and phones. […]

meet the players who will be rolling initiative in our tabletop rpg show

We’re shooting the Tabletop RPG show all this week. Yesterday was our first day of production, and we had so much fun, eleven hours of nonstop work flew by in a flash. In fact, at the end of the day, one of the players said to me, “that’s it? I want to keep playing!” We’re … Continue reading meet the players who will be rolling initiative in our tabletop rpg show ?

An FBI Profiler Explains The Psychology Of Breaking Bad's Walter White

2 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

In the latest episode of Vanity Fair's "Psych of a Psycho" YouTube series (previous subjects include Game of Thrones' "hideous and vile" juvenile criminal King Joffrey), host Candice DeLong, a former FBI profiler, breaks down the psychology of Breaking Bad's Walter White. Read more...

Tituss Burgess Breaks Our Hearts Singing Into The Woods' "Stay With Me"

2 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Before Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt star Tituss Burgess was singing "Pinot Noir," he starred as the Witch from Stephen Sondheim's Into the Woods. Burgess reprised his role (briefly) for Sondheim's birthday celebration. Just try and watch this clip without weeping. Read more...

Comedy Moonwalkers Wonders: What If We Faked The Moon Landing?

3 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : io9

Indie action comedy Moonwalkers picked up a distributor after its world premiere at SXSW over the weekend. We're excited, given its cast (Ron Perlman, Rupert Grint) and premise, which puts a hilarious-sounding spin on the long-held conspiracy theory that Apollo 11 failed to land on the moon. Read more...

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