The 10 Most Expensive Flops In Television History

Every time a TV show gets greenlit, it's a huge gamble. Networks stake millions of dollars on risky ideas, that need to bring back audiences week after week. Sometimes it pays off — Lost and Game of Thrones cost a lot of money — but sometimes it doesn't. Here are the 10 most expensive failed TV shows of all time. » 10/23/14 10:26am 10/23/14 10:26am

10 Weird TV Show Ideas That The Networks Keep Trying Over And Over

Just like with movies, you sometimes see a few television shows about the same idea come down the pike. Recently, we had two "supernatural child" shows (Touch and Believe), and a handful of supernatural medical shows. But here are 10 TV show ideas that keep coming back again and again. » 9/12/14 10:06am 9/12/14 10:06am

LIST CLOSED: Undead Carnival in NYC this Thursday, sponsored by io9 and The Walking Dead!

If you're in the New York area and want to party with zombies and those who flee them, you're in luck. This Thursday night, October 27, io9 and AMC's Walking Dead are throwing an Undead Carnival. Booze and brains will be provided, along with other post-apocalyptic party favors. » 10/24/11 6:20am 10/24/11 6:20am

See Annalee Talk About Biohacking and Immortality Tonight In San Antonio, TX

If you're in the San Antonio, TX area this evening, come out to see my lecture as a part of Trinity University's awesome "Reality Hackers" series. My talk is called "Curse of the Meatsack: Biohacking, Immortality, and Science Fiction." There will be much talk of implants, bionics, Jake Sully, and Davros. » 3/10/10 10:45am 3/10/10 10:45am

Looking For A Few Good Knights And Swordfighters In Austin Area

io9 is seeking some excellent historical re-enactors to stage a sword fight at our South By Southwest party, the evening of March 13. Ideally we'd love folks from (or sympathetic to) the SCA or Renaissance Faire who have cool garb and are comfortable sword fighting among modern folk. But we are also open to any… » 2/22/10 3:47pm 2/22/10 3:47pm