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  • February 21, 2014
    This is a short video of the new Guardians of the Galaxy trailer cut into a Parks and Rec opening sequence (complete with theme song). I like the Parks and Rec theme song, it makes me smile. Everything else? Everything else makes me scowl or vomit. I have a bad attitude. J... / Continue →
  • October 4, 2013
    Because some people still dare to dream, a group of Doctor Who fans have created a petition to have the Empire State Building be lit 'TARDIS blue' (technically just regular-blue) to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the series on November 23rd, when we'll all gather around our ... / Continue →
  • September 26, 2013
    Note: Obviously if this picture were a sci-fi spaceship it would be smaller than a breadbox, click HERE for the full-res poster. Also, keep in mind one pixel = 10 meters, so any ship smaller than that probably didn't make the cut. This is a visual size comparison of sci-fi fr... / Continue →
  • September 9, 2013
    Thanks to the marvel of pause buttons, this is a screenshot from around the 1-hour 17-minute mark of 'Star Trek Into Darkness' featuring everybody's favorite astromech droid being sucked out of the Enterprise (previously: R2-D2 spotted in the other most recent Star Trek film). ... / Continue →
  • September 6, 2013
    This is a video from Stan Winston Studio of creature designer Stephen Norrington discussing how the chestbursting alien was made and operated for the iconic movie scene. It's actually fairly simple and required zero CGI. Remember when movies didn't use CGI and the special eff... / Continue →
  • July 12, 2013
    These are the Metal Core Door Sticker Decals available from Gadgets and Gear. Each $60 sticker (preorder, regularly $80) is designed to make a regular-ass door look like a different sci-fi themed door, including: airlock, armory, freight elevator, and lab door. I'm going to p... / Continue →
  • April 30, 2013
    In news that's sure to excite everyone except people who aren't super into Doctor Who, astronomers have just announced the discovery of a planet very similar to Gallifrey, the home world of Doctor Who and the Time Lords. Well hot damn. ♫ My bags are packed, I'm ready to go, I... / Continue →
  • November 5, 2012
    This is a little alphabet guide of sci-fi franchise spaceships compiled by Scott Markley. They're not ALL sci-fi though, a couple of them are actual real-life ships. Can you spot them? SPOILER: The Normandy and The Liberator. "You have no clue do you?" Zero -- give me a hi... / Continue →
  • September 17, 2012
    Firebox is selling these $5,700 Dalek replicas made from the same molds and specs as the originals by the BBC's props department. So I just did the math, and if 52 of us get together and put in $110, we can each have it for one week out of the year. Obviously, I will take the... / Continue →
  • August 9, 2012
    This is a line of sci-fi/horror movie character popsicles from ice-cream maker/clothing company Stoyn. Mmmm, black licorice, hands down one of the most disgusting flavors known to man (this man anyways -- and I've drank curdled milk). Apparently they're actually making all th... / Continue →
  • August 8, 2012
    I know it's hard to tell from the picture, but the full model is actually over 7-feet long (for comparison, my penis is only two-and-a-half). That's a big ship. The 135-pound replica was built by LEGOmaniac Adrian Drake over 475-hours spanning 21-months and using nearly 70,00... / Continue →
  • June 27, 2012
    This is a worthwhile gallery of sci-fi movie scenes recreated with minimal LEGO pieces as part of the "Mi-Fi" contest run by The Living Brick. As you can see, everybody did a really amazing job. Me? I do a f***ing terrible job, which is why I've been fired eight times in the... / Continue →
  • As promised last week by a preview for a preview, here's the full-length trailer for Len Wiseman's Total Recall remake.... / Continue →
  • The latest Prometheus trailer's audio track alone is enough to send anxious minds into a panic attack: the pounding soundtrack giving way to dissonant wailing; the cast's ominous tone devolving to anguished, terrified screaming; is Idris Elba drifting in and out of a Southern a... / Continue →
  • March 12, 2012
    This is the alphabet of sci-fi films from designer Stephen Wildish (NOT Stephen Wildest, who just jumped off the roof with a hang glider made out of a refrigerator box), who created the previous series of decade movie posters. Can you guess them all? Here, I'll get you starte... / Continue →
  • December 21, 2011
    Note: This only shows Star Wars and Harry Potter. But you wanna know how Pokemon, Twilight, Dr. Who and Star Trek stack up, right? Click HERE, RIGHT HERE DAMMIT for the whole thing. This is an infographic comparing various sci-fi/fantasy franchises based on their internet pr... / Continue →
  • October 4, 2011
    Note: Uncut and full-res version HERE. Link to INTERACTIVE chart at bottom of page. Can't decide which title on NPR's reader's choice top 100 sci-fi novels to pick up next? Any of them, JUST READ A F***ING BOOK. No lie, I remember one of my younger cousins used to have on h... / Continue →
  • September 12, 2011
    This is a Predator (NOT Terminator) bust made entirely out of LEGO pieces by numba one stunna skilled builder Shawn Snyder. I...never would have guessed you could have made such an accurate Predator face out of LEGO. I f***in' love those eyebrows. Mine? Not so much. I shav... / Continue →
  • September 9, 2011
    Note: This is nowhere nearthe whole graphic (apparently the future is loooooooong), click HERE to see the whole thing. This is a giant infographic designed by Michael Hobson featuring sci-fi movies and television shows based in the future and what humanity has to look forward ... / Continue →
  • May 12, 2011
    Note: Trying to follow that tiny-ass picture will only end with you throwing up your arms, yelling 'screw it all!' and watching porn. Click HERE for the full-size, legible version. If you're anything like me, you're a terrible decision maker. And not just because you find it... / Continue →