George R.R. Martin Shows Us a Whole New Side of The Seven Kingdoms

George R.R. Martin’s epic-fantasy setting of Westeros is highly addictive, and for good reason. It’s such a richly imagined world, with such a rich backstory, there’s enough material to obsess about for years. And his new book, collecting his “Dunk and Egg” stories, showcases just what a great setting it is. »10/06/15 10:49pmYesterday 10:49pm

Looks Like ANOTHER Dead Game of Thrones Character Is Coming Back to the Show!

George Miller says he already has scripts for two Mad Max films. A legendary artist is designing Star Wars: Episode VIII. Felicity will be funnier in Arrow season four. Fear The Walking Dead will never cross over with the main series. Plus, teasers for Doctor Who and iZombie. So Many Spoilers! »10/06/15 9:00amYesterday 9:00am

One of Game of Thrones' Biggest Secrets Is Being Revealed, And We've Got The First Details

There are new rumors about who’s replacing Daniel Craig as James Bond. A familiar mutant face won’t be showing up in Gambit. Robbie Amell wants a Batman Beyond film. Doctor Who casts a bizarre vocal cameo. Plus, new details on the online Walking Dead spinoff, and a new look at Agents of SHIELD’s new ride. So Many… »9/29/15 9:00am9/29/15 9:00am

The Latest Game of Thrones Set Pictures Include A Hugely Revealing Costume Change!

Ridley Scott says that Alien: Paradise Lost will have ties to Ellen Ripley. Chris Evans reveals what brings Captain America and Iron Man to blows in Civil War. Plus our first look at the last Resident Evil movie, new clips from Agents of SHIELD, and what’s ahead on The Walking Dead. Spoilers Now! »9/28/15 9:00am9/28/15 9:00am

There Could Still Be Hope For A Third Tron Movie

Wolverine 3 will explore the relationship between Wolverine and Professor X. Incredibles 2 will explore ideas Brad Bird couldn’t use in the first movie. Legends of Tomorrow casts a character with huge links to Hawkman and Hawkgirl’s history. Plus, Game of Thrones heads to the Riverlands in new set pictures. Spoilers… »9/25/15 9:00am9/25/15 9:00am

Are There Really Already Rumors About A New Doctor On Doctor Who!?

Plus there’s already speculation on the new companion too. John Boyega admits to getting teary over The Force Awakens. Game of Thrones set reports tease what’s to come in Daenerys’ story in season six. Plus, Elizabeth Olsen on the fun of Civil War, and footage of the new Flash in action on The Flash. Behold, Spoilers! »9/24/15 9:00am9/24/15 9:00am

See How Daenerys' Dragons Come to Life in Game of Thrones' Emmy-Winning VFX

Okay, first things first: No, Game of Thrones’ fifth season almost certainly shouldn’t have won the award for Best Drama Series over Mad Men at last night’s Emmys. Second: Yes, this is another Game of Thrones VFX reel, and yes, Game of Thrones absolutely deserved to win its fourth Special Effects Emmy, as this video… »9/21/15 10:00am9/21/15 10:00am

Yet Another Original Ghostbusters Star Will Appear In The New Movie!

An insane Doctor Who rumor spells a grisly fate for Clara Oswald. Colossus may have a bigger role in Deadpool than previously thought. We’ll have to wait a little longer for the next Star Trek film. Plus Twin Peaks casting, Game of Thrones set videos, and a new look at Agents of SHIELD. Spoilers Now! »9/21/15 9:00am9/21/15 9:00am

The New Maze Runner Movie Is Basically Pure Stupid Fun

The second entry in a dystopian series is always a challenge. The first installment usually has a simple hook—we fight in the arena, we deal with being the only person who has complex emotions, etc. And now, in the second outing... there’s more of the same. Or possibly, a whole lot more mythos. Either way, it’s not… »9/18/15 11:00am9/18/15 11:00am

Drool Over This Exclusive Look At The Official Game of Thrones Astrolabe

Game of Thrones has the coolest opening sequence on television, thanks to that insane orrery showing the relief map of Westeros along with the heavens. And io9 is proud to bring you an exclusive video showing the official Game of Thrones Astrolabe as it spins. Plus you can enter to win one for yourself, right here! »9/11/15 4:26pm9/11/15 4:26pm

Marvel May Have Found The Absolute Perfect Person To Play Captain Marvel!

There’s even more rumors surrounding the return of a supposedly-dead Game of Thrones character. Kid Flash may appear on The Flash sooner than you’d think. Plus, a happier Arrow, Michael Shannon on Zod’s role in Batman v Superman, and Mark Gatiss on his unorthodox Doctor Who episode. To Me, My Spoilers! »9/11/15 9:00am9/11/15 9:00am

Not Even the Zombie Apocalypse Can Stop George R. R. Martin From Releasing Books

Whenever George R.R. Martin does anything that isn’t releasing the next A Song of Ice and Fire novel, some (typically crass) people tend to cry “he’ll be dead before he finishes!” But apparently Syfy’s Z Nation is going to show that not even a little thing like zombification can stop Martin from writing. Wait, what? »9/10/15 4:20pm9/10/15 4:20pm

The Best Things George R.R. Martin Created (That Aren't Game of Thrones)

Creating an epic, sprawling fantasy series like A Song of Ice and Fire seems like an author’s life’s work, but it’s certainly not the only thing George R.R. Martin has achieved. His short stories and novels were taking us to amazing worlds long before we visited Westeros. Here are some of his best non-Game of Thrones »9/10/15 11:00am9/10/15 11:00am

Salman Rushdie's Bewilderment at Snapchat Inspired Him to Write Science Fiction

Salman Rushdie is getting a lot of buzz for his fantastical new novel Two Years, Eight Months and Twenty-Eight Nights. And talking to the New York Times, he says he’s always loved science fiction—but he was inspired to try the genre now because of a sense that the world is turning upside down. »9/09/15 5:52pm9/09/15 5:52pm