Sci-Fi TV Shows

'This is the Way:' New Episode Offers Glimpse into the Culture of 'The Mandalorian'

While the latest chapter of The Mandalorian does little to advance the plot – the story's arc really couldn't have gone any other...

K.S. Anthony
Friday, 22 November 2019 - 2:19PM

(WARNING: SPOILERS) 'The Mandalorian's' Second Episode Goes Ugly Early... and it's Awesome

The mystery of the Mandalorian remains intact – along with his helmet – in the second chapter (episode) of the show, though his...

K.S. Anthony
Friday, 15 November 2019 - 1:27PM

'The Mandalorian' is Surprisingly Dark 'Star Wars' Western Noir (No Spoilers)

The trouble with revolutions, as any student of history can tell you, is that they tend to be followed by an unstable period rather...

K.S. Anthony
Wednesday, 13 November 2019 - 10:17AM

New 'Rick and Morty' Trailer Promises Long-Awaited 4th Season Will be 'All F--ked Up'

We are well aware of the fact that we don't cover as much science fiction as we used to, but it is to our great shame and regret...

Gart Williams
Tuesday, 29 October 2019 - 12:58PM

CBS' 'Evil' Explores Demonic Possession, Channels 'The Exorcist' in Halloween-Themed Episode

CBS' Evil – freshly renewed for a second season – is likely the most unsettling show on network television, challenging audiences...

K.S. Anthony
Wednesday, 23 October 2019 - 10:55AM

Fear and Loathing at New York Comic Con

My formative years were spent in arcades, Guitar Center, and comic book shops. I was fortunate to come of age during a golden era –...

K.S. Anthony
Tuesday, 08 October 2019 - 10:03AM

'For All Mankind' Reimagines the Space Race with Women Going to the Moon

The Apollo 11 moon landing did more than just get Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin a chance to look at our favorite space rock up close:...

Gart Williams
Thursday, 26 September 2019 - 3:59PM

New CBS Show 'Evil' Raises Questions About the Limits of Science and Religion

The answers that come from science are often less interesting than the questions that engender them. Part of the sheer joy of science...

K.S. Anthony
Tuesday, 10 September 2019 - 11:37AM

CBS All-Access Debuts 'Star Trek: Picard' Preview at SDCC... And it Looks Incredible

While the East Coast was bathed in a searing, record-breaking heat wave, science-fiction, fantasy, and comic book lovers out west were...

K.S. Anthony
Monday, 22 July 2019 - 11:00AM

Fire Teams and Ice: Green Berets Discuss How They'd Take Down House Lannister in 'Game of Thrones'

From the very start, House Lannister has been the villains of the TV version of Game of Thrones. They’ve murdered some of our...

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Friday, 12 April 2019 - 11:49AM

Stationery Company Builds 42-Foot Long Dragon Out of Paper in Preparation for 'Game of Thrones'

PRESS RELEASEViking Direct Office Faces Dragon Invasion: Office stationery suppliers build a 13-metre-long dragon, entirely from...

Press Release
Wednesday, 10 April 2019 - 9:56AM

How the Bleak New 'Game of Thrones' Teaser Relates to the Destruction of the Great Sept and the Wall

As we approach its 8th and final season, we've re-examined our coverage of Game of Thrones over the last four years, partly in...

K.S. Anthony
Tuesday, 02 April 2019 - 1:52PM

Stranger Things 3 Trailer Goes Full '80s With an 'E.T.' Meets Fast Times at Lovecraft High Vibe

First things first: if you're gonna make a trailer for a series set in 1985, you could do worse than opening it with Mötley Crüe's...

K.S. Anthony
Wednesday, 20 March 2019 - 8:45AM

'Twilight Zone' Trailer Gave Super Bowl Fans a Scare

Football fans watching Super Bowl LIII may have thought they had a few too many when the game's broadcast was seemingly interrupted by...

Gart Williams
Monday, 04 February 2019 - 11:27AM

'Project Blue Book' Is a New Series Based on Real US Air Force UFO Investigations

Dramas about alien encounters are hit and miss, but most fall into the miss column. The X-Files set the bar pretty high, and many...

Andrew LaSane
Monday, 07 January 2019 - 10:38AM

Here's What the Internet Has Figured Out About the Cryptic New 'Stranger Things' Trailer

Just before the big ball dropped in New York City, Netflix dropped the new trailer for Stranger Things Season 3, which has since...

Chris Mahon
Wednesday, 02 January 2019 - 11:40AM

Here's What it Would Cost to Build the Death Star, Hogwarts, and the Starship Enterprise For Real

There are lots of reasons why we love getting lost in fictional stories, and world-building is a major one. The environments and...

Andrew LaSane
Monday, 24 September 2018 - 10:30AM

Sean Penn Chooses Between Family and Mars In New Hulu Original Series "The First"

While NASA has its heart set on sending astronauts to Mars by the mid-2030s, art is imitating life via an upcoming Hulu Original...

Andrew LaSane
Friday, 31 August 2018 - 11:51AM

Duolingo Just Made It Possible For You To Learn Klingon

Baktag! Any diehard Trekkie worth their salt knows what that word means. (But please don't take it personally.) For the rest of us,...

Andrew LaSane
Friday, 16 March 2018 - 9:58AM

'Westworld' Reveals a First Look at Shogun World During SXSW

At HBO's Westworld panel during the South by Southwest festival this weekend, by far the biggest surprise was an appearance from Elon...

Jonathan Kesh
Sunday, 11 March 2018 - 7:13PM