You want more female celebs as Avengers? Here are more female celebs as…

It was only a couple of weeks ago that the photoshopped pic of Alison Brie in a Captain America uniform made the Internet explode with awesomeness. Happily, the Avengeresses (or whatever) don't stop there — check out Amer Heard as a terrifyingly gorgeous Thor (or maybe Valkyrie if you want to get nitpicky about it),… » 1/09/13 4:30pm 1/09/13 4:30pm

This Week's Comics: Which is Cooler, Nazi Werewolves or Nazi…

In this week's comics, a "bionic amnesiac" discovers his true purpose, and a freedom fighter mounts a daring rescue in a dystopian city. We get to see the Mirror Universe version of Star Trek's Captain Pike! Meet the woman who can see the future of anything she tastes! And there's a droolworthy hardcover collecting… » 12/18/12 3:36pm 12/18/12 3:36pm

In comics, it's the finale for Buffy Season 8 and John Constantine gets…

A duo of paranormal protagonists are having a productive week. Ms. Summers wraps up her comic series, and the snarkiest magician in comic history ties the knot. Plus, Steampunk Sarah Palin and tons more high concept weirdness! » 1/18/11 9:00am 1/18/11 9:00am

Great moments in alternate history: World War II

It's finally here — the biggest alternate timeline of all alternate timelines, the alternate history trope to top all alternate history tropes. Today we look at some alternate histories of the Second World War. » 7/04/10 11:00am 7/04/10 11:00am

Green Lantern Set Pics, Inception Promo Pics, And A New Number Six.…

Hal Jordan's looking beat-up in Green Lantern pics. Photos from Nolan's Inception reveal nothing, but look awesome. I Am Number Four gets a star, and Zoe Saldana talks Spock/Uhura nookie. Plus Lost, Iron Man, Buck Rogers, Supernatural and Chuck spoilers! » 4/22/10 6:00am 4/22/10 6:00am

Marvel's Heroic Future: About To Be Spoiled By Giant Bulbous-Headed…

Marvel Comics may be promoting their upcoming plans as a new Heroic Age, but is there something else being sneakily teased for their big name heroes at the same time? Something oddly familiar...? Mild spoilers ahead. » 2/06/10 9:00am 2/06/10 9:00am

These Are Not the Late-Night Hosts You Are Looking For: 11 Sci-Fi…

The latest late night wars have proven to be more riveting (and fun) than any trade dispute between the Galactic Republic and Trade Federation. We thought we'd help NBC out by offering eleven suitable replacements for either Jay or Conan. » 1/17/10 3:00pm 1/17/10 3:00pm

Beasts, Giant Secrets And Alternate Futures Await

Ignore your familiar superheroes this week; the Comics We Crave are all about unfamiliar faces (or unfamiliar takes on familiar faces), the stories we never saw on television and even an alternate history of the 21st Century. Who could resist? » 9/15/09 9:00am 9/15/09 9:00am

Iron Man Sits On His Donut Throne

Tony Stark wears his new suit, perched atop a donut shop. Has our noble hero abandoned his steady diet of hookers, pills and booze? Also, did he get his tips frosted? He looks blonder. [People] » 5/08/09 9:30am 5/08/09 9:30am

New Glimpses Of Caprica, Stargate Universe And Eureka

Here's Syfy's "sizzle reel" from their upfront presentation to advertisers. It includes better looks at upcoming shows Warehouse 13, Caprica, Eureka the Tin Man-esque TV movie Alice... and best of all, more Stargate Universe goodness. » 4/09/09 1:06pm 4/09/09 1:06pm

Monsters, The Rock, And Adults Trapped In Teen Bodies Flood Movie…

A monster from Big Man Japan is giving us the old eye-testicle wink, and we're lovin' it. The LA Times has a spread of new movie pics out, and we've picked the best. » 1/12/09 2:00pm 1/12/09 2:00pm

Science Fiction Loves "The Man"

Science fiction offers writers a blank palette of creation when it comes to creating new worlds, technologies, and possibilities. However, when it comes to naming those characters, sometimes those writers fall spectacularly short. Case in point: all of the characters with the surname "man." Check out our list of… » 1/09/08 11:20am 1/09/08 11:20am