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Why NBC’s ‘Hannibal’ Is The Best TV Show of 2014

Hannibal is an oddity. Everything about it spells disaster. It’s a previously tackled idea that was made into an academy award winning film. The Silence of the Lambs is a masterwork, due mostly to the incredible performance of Anthony Hopkins as Hannibal Lecter. Somehow Hannibal is much more than the sum of its parts. It’s […]

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

2 weeks 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

3 weeks 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

3 weeks 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?

3 weeks 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’

3 weeks 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

3 weeks 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

3 weeks 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’

3 weeks 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

4 weeks 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

4 weeks agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

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

Funny, Sexy, And Awesome Cosplay Of The Week

4 weeks agoGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

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

The Slasher Genre is Coming to Video Games in a Big Way

I’ve spent a lot of time complaining about how bizarre it is that the slasher film genre hasn’t ever made its way to video games. It’s odd, seeing as there’s a definite audience for that sort of thing. Ignoring those abysmal Naughty Bear games, all we have left to choose from is a handful of […]

The Blood Sport Controller Draws Blood When The Controller Rumbles

last monthGenres / 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 […]

‘Escape Dead Island’ Review: Dead on Arrival

The folks at Deep Silver have proven themselves to be a clever bunch, and it’s obvious they want Dead Island to be huge. Normally, that rare combination of talent and passion would lead to something truly great. Only it hasn’t. Missteps are common, expected even, when a series is still developing. That’s what the first […]

The Park Is Open: Check Out The Teaser For The ‘Jurassic World’ Trailer

last monthGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

UniversaljustdroppedtheteaserfortheJurassicWorld teasertrailerthatwillhitonBlackFridayanditlooksgreat.ChrisPrattlooksstonefaced,BryceDallasHowardlooksworried,andeveryonehasaniceplastictourbubblethatwon’tfactorintoanyscarysequencesatall.I’msureofit.Alsowegotrunningdinosaurs!

Edgar Wright’s Departure From ‘Ant-Man’ Made Evangeline Lilly Nervous

last monthGenres / Sci Fi : Gamma Squad

EversincenewsofEdgarWright’sdeparturefromAnt-Man madetheroundsthispast MemorialDay,thegeekcommunityat-largehasexpressedworryaboutthefilm’sfuture.Sodidtheactors.InarecentinterviewontheCanadiantalkshowInnerspace,EvangelineLillybrieflydiscussedWright’sleavingtheprojectandnewdirectorPeytonReed:INTERVIEWER:WhywasPeytonReedtherightchoicetohelmit?

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