This Week's TV: Beautiful People Get Trapped at a Meteor Crash Site!

This week, a brand new show introduces us to a group of young fortune-hunters, who strip half naked and blunder around the world's biggest meteor impact site. Plus baby mammoths, Clarke's Law put to the test, and sex possibly going extinct! Check out tons of clips and details for this week's television. » 7/01/13 8:00am 7/01/13 8:00am

This Week's TV: The Only New Show This Summer That's Truly Addictive

Seriously, it's been a tough time for science fiction on network TV lately — but that losing streak ends tonight, with the summer's one must-see new show, Under The Dome. Plus Syfy gives us the crazypants over-the-top summer movie you'll never admit you crave. Check out clips and details for all of this week's TV… » 6/24/13 9:00am 6/24/13 9:00am

This Week's TV: The writer of The Dark Knight creates the most unlikely…

This week's television includes another fantastically bizarre premise: eco-terrorists create a black hole that threatens to swallow the ENTIRE PLANET. Also, the guy who reinvented Batman and Superman for the big screen creates a super-weird superhero show. And meet the scientists who want to bring the mammoths back.… » 4/08/13 9:00am 4/08/13 9:00am

Cult finally shows us the kiddie Manson cult behind the show

For the first several episodes, Cult focused primarily on the fandom of its fictional television show, emphasizing the divide between casual fans of the show (and a few nutters) and the True Believers. This week, though, we got a tiny peek behind the curtain and into the real cult's disturbing origins, including a… » 4/06/13 2:00pm 4/06/13 2:00pm

This Week's TV: Game of Thrones and Doctor Who return, but are you…

Poor Revolution. It just wants to be loved. And with the endless break between the fall and spring episodes, Revolution's had ample chance to make some improvements. So will you give the NBC's "lights-out" drama one-fiftieth of the attention you're saving for Doctor Who and Game of Thrones? Also on TV this week: the… » 3/25/13 9:00am 3/25/13 9:00am

This Week's TV: One of our favorite animated scifi movies is becoming a…

This week, Gizmodo is becoming a television show. And Erik Estrada is fighting chupacabras. Also, learn the truth about the end of the world, the God Particle, and the Mars rover. Plus one of the funnest animated films of the past few years is becoming a TV series... but will the television version ruin it? Check out… » 3/18/13 9:00am 3/18/13 9:00am

This Week's TV: A single oil rig causes all the volcanoes to erupt.…

Seriously, watch the 30-second trailer for Ring of Fire, in which two of J.J. Abrams' favorite actors discover that if this one volcano erupts... all of the world's biggest volcanos go! It's 30 seconds very well spent. Also, this week's TV includes Evil Selena Gomez, and Evil Elena Gilbert. And meet Emoticonnie, whose… » 3/11/13 9:00am 3/11/13 9:00am

TV This Week: Grimm returns with one mad as hell fairy tale

Two super important episodes this week. The dark fairy tale police procedural Grimm is back with a really pissed off Nick; let's hope this Prince Eric looking fellow shows the rest of the world why it's a bad idea to sleep with a Grimm's girlfriend. Plus, this could be the Community where Jeff meets his long lost dad! » 3/04/13 11:00am 3/04/13 11:00am

The best part of new series Cult is wondering WTF its creators were…

The CW aired the pilot episode of its new supernatural conspiracy show Cult last night, and it's about . . . a CW show called Cult, which (unlike real-life Cult) has a cult following. Yes, it's meta, and I like that. But there's a problem. This is a show about television fandom that hasn't got the first clue about… » 2/20/13 3:02pm 2/20/13 3:02pm

This Week's TV: Community heads to an Inspector Spacetime Convention

Get a double dose of awesome this week when Community star Donald Glover stars in the new Adventure Time. Plus, the Greendale gang heads to an Inspector Spacetime Convention. What will the meta minds at Community have to say about conventions, especially since Comic Con and Wonder Con were such big events for these… » 2/18/13 11:01am 2/18/13 11:01am

Is Farscape's Rockne O'Bannon the ultimate villain of his new show Cult?

There are just two weeks left until Cult premieres on The CW — and you're not prepared for how meta this show is going to be. As creator Rockne O'Bannon explained to us, "the audience watching Cult at home is watching a show about people watching a show called Cult." And Cult is a show about a cult following for a… » 2/05/13 2:30pm 2/05/13 2:30pm

The Ultimate Guide to 2013's Science Fiction and Fantasy TV

This year marks a year of epic undertakings for the major TV networks, after a couple years of playing it safe. Syfy cranks out their long awaited MMO-meets-TV series Defiance, and ABC launches its crazy conspiracy drama Zero Hour. Also in store for 2013: a whole lot of new superhero shows, and Doctor Who's 50th… » 1/07/13 5:08pm 1/07/13 5:08pm

Which new TV show will be your crack? Our First Impressions!

Every year, television offers you a herd of new shows. Some will become your new favorite series, while others will earn your everlasting hate. And our first clues as to which are which come from the pilots. Last night at San Diego Comic Con, we watched the pilots for five new TV shows — including Arrow and Eric… » 7/12/12 7:00am 7/12/12 7:00am

Intense First Clip From The CW's New Superhero Show Arrow!

The CW is finally launching a new superhero show to replace the long-running Smallville — and it focuses on Green Arrow, DC Comics' counterpart to the Avengers' Hawkeye. Check out the first ever clip, which mostly consists of a shirtless Oliver Queen working out, making arrows, and scowling at the camera. We're in. » 5/17/12 10:38am 5/17/12 10:38am