The Most Astonishing Cosplay From Emerald City Comicon... Part 2!

They sure know how to party in Seattle. Yesterday, we brought you a batch of incredible cosplay pics from Emerald City Comicon — but today's photos are way more stunning. Including some costumes we've never, ever seen done before. Check out best of ECCC's cosplay, day two! » 3/29/15 12:36pm Sunday 12:36pm

This Halo Figure Comes With Armour 'Expansion Packs'

Not content with merely being one Master Chief, this new statue from Kotobukiya has decided to become three different iterations of the video game supersoldier instead, thanks to the addition of some nifty addon packs that let you kit out your Spartain whichever way you want. » 3/16/15 5:00pm 3/16/15 5:00pm

This Halo Spaceship Is Made Out Of $7,000 Worth Of Lego Bricks

The Pillar of Autumn is perhaps one of Halo's most iconic ships - and the impressive cruiser cuts just as commanding an image when it's made out of Lego, as Lee Jones' gigantic model shows! » 12/23/14 5:00pm 12/23/14 5:00pm

These Science Fiction And Fantasy Books Make Absolutely Perfect Gifts

As Emily Dickinson famously said, there is nothing as frigging awesome as a book. And there's no better present than a cool-looking book, that can adorn someone's coffee table but also provide hours of mind-expanding entertainment. Here are 23 science fiction book gifts your friends will love. » 12/11/14 12:00pm 12/11/14 12:00pm

This Halo Plasma Rifle doesn't drain shields, it drains Wallets

Oh my. This beautiful recreation of one of Halo's most iconic weapons sure is pretty, but you may want to prepare your wallets for how pricey it is. I wonder if the Chief realises that every time he just finds one tossed on the floor during his shootouts. » 11/19/14 1:00pm 11/19/14 1:00pm

3A's latest is the world's prettiest Spartan Super Soldier

I've marvelled at 3A's toys before - like their recent, awesome Doctor Doom - and their fine run of toys continues with their latest Halo Toy, depicting the latest version of Master Chief, and it looks rather stellar. » 11/13/14 9:00am 11/13/14 9:00am

The Most Striking Piece Of Halo Art I've Seen In Ages

I was going to call "Master Chief and Arbiter (Gods Among)" by Sita Navas fan art, but the "fan" label feels cheap when applied to this Maya-style masterpiece. This is just art. » 10/25/14 11:15am 10/25/14 11:15am

Meet Halo 5's New Hero In Trailer For Ridley Scott-Produced Miniseries

Halo: Nightfall is a live-action, five-part digital series that leads up to Halo 5: Guardians. This trailer introduces the backstory of Halo 5's new playable character Jameson Locke as he and his team are caught up in a horrific terrorist attack. » 10/22/14 11:55am 10/22/14 11:55am

A Simple Optical Phenomenon That No One's Figured Out Yet

Most of us have seen halos around the sun. We know why they happen. And then there are Bottlinger's Rings. No one has figured out why they exist. » 9/29/14 11:40am 9/29/14 11:40am

Why This Bestselling Author Decided To Start Self-Publishing

Author Karen Traviss has published a slew of successful books, from her own Wess'har Wars series to a number of Star Wars, Halo and Gears of War novels. But for her new techno-thriller Going Grey, she decided to walk away from a mainstream publishing contract and self-publish. She explains why. » 8/28/14 6:00pm 8/28/14 6:00pm

These Otherworldly Halos Turn Our Sun Into The Eye Of Sauron

Halos and light pillars are optical phenomena created by light passing though ice crystals to create brilliant arcs and columns in the sky. While it's a very natural phenomenon, the effect can appear eerily supernatural. » 8/11/14 3:00pm 8/11/14 3:00pm

First Trailer For Ridley Scott's Halo Movie, Nightfall

Master Chief better watch his back — he's not the only soldier in the Halo universe kicking terrifying ancient alien ass, as this first trailer for the Ridley Scott-produced Halo: Nightfall movie shows. » 7/24/14 3:40pm 7/24/14 3:40pm

This Power Armor Design Makes Us Want To Do An Orbital Jump For Joy

This is the most badass power armor we've seen in simply ages. Check out all the textures and the cool plating. (Click "Expand" to make it giant and see its full glory.) This is the work of fantastic concept artist Emmanuel Shiu, whose work we've featured before. » 7/09/14 6:30pm 7/09/14 6:30pm

Details on the Pacific Rim 2 Script, Plus Another Jurassic World Rumor!

The Snowpiercer's screenwriter talks about the fight to bring the original film to American screens. Learn more about the fight to bring the uncut Snowpiercer to the U.S. Sleepy Hollow teases a wholly new take on Benjamin Franklin. And a closer look at Groot and Rocket Raccoon. Spoilers now! » 6/10/14 6:00am 6/10/14 6:00am

Hints About The Future Of Halo That You May Have Missed

Those who love Halo but only play Halo video games may be oblivious to some of the big developments going on in the series lately. There are big things happening, particularly in the Halo comics, that any Halo fan should know about. » 6/06/14 5:30pm 6/06/14 5:30pm

How Much of Thanos Will We See In Guardians of the Galaxy?

Have we only seen one of two Batsuits in Batman v. Superman? An old Doctor Strange casting theory is resurrected. And George R.R. Martin once again proposes a solution to Game of Thrones' problem of running out of books to adapt. Check out set video from Ridley Scott's Halo. Spoilers now! » 6/05/14 6:00am 6/05/14 6:00am

Concept Artist Thomas Scholes Has Made GIFs That Show His Whole Process

If you love concept art as much as we do, then you're going to want to bookmark the new site of artist Thomas Scholes. Along with tons of art he's created for Halo 4, Guild Wars 2, Ashen and other properties, he's also posted some "making of" GIFs that are amazing to watch. Over and over. » 5/20/14 6:00pm 5/20/14 6:00pm

Tons of News From Avengers 2, Guardians of the Galaxy and Star Wars!

Rumors add not one, but two women to Star Wars Episode VII's cast. There are posters for Arnold Schwarzenegger's King Conan and the Despicable Me spinoff about the Minons. Doctor Who gets another guest star. Arrow promotes someone to series regular. And, most importantly, the Hulk gets stretchy pants. Spoilers now! » 5/19/14 6:00am 5/19/14 6:00am

Tragic Hunger Games Set Photos, Plus Is Zac Efron A Major Marvel Hero?

Harrison Ford really could play Deckard in Blade Runner 2. Jason Momoa pokes fun at those Aquaman casting rumors. Story of Your Life gets major distribution. Doctor Who snags the director of Tank Girl. Plus tons of new footage from Extant, the supernatural medical show Proof, The Flash and Maleficent. Spoilers right… » 5/16/14 6:00am 5/16/14 6:00am

How Far Away From the Books Is Game of Thrones Going to Stray?

Check out tons of X-Men character artwork! Fede Alvarez talks Evil Dead 2. There won't be any smooth sailing for Cosima and Delphine on Orphan Black. The Walking Dead adds a new regular, but it's not clear who he's playing. Plus, finale news from Agents of SHIELD, Arrow, and Supernatural. Spoilers now! » 5/06/14 6:00am 5/06/14 6:00am