io9 March Madness Championship Round: Star Wars vs. Star Trek!

In a way this was inevitable, wasn't it? As we moved closer and closer to the finals, it became clear that everything else was just distractions from another chapter in a debate that's raged for decades: Star Wars vs. Star Trek. » 3/30/15 12:00pm Today 12:00pm

io9 March Madness Final 4: Trek vs. Doctor Who, Marvel vs. Star Wars!

Today are the semifinals for io9's March Madness: Movies vs. TV. That means it's time to make picks for the grand showdown on Monday. So who's going to be? Star Wars or the Marvel movies? Doctor Who or Star Trek? Time to vote! » 3/27/15 12:00pm Friday 12:00pm

io9 March Madness Elite 8: Lord of the Rings vs. Star Wars!  

We're entering the end of this years io9 March Madness: Movies vs. TV. Today, the Here and Now; Other Times, Other Places; Epics; and Episodes regions will all get champions. This means a battle of titans! » 3/25/15 12:00pm Wednesday 12:00pm

io9 March Madness Sweet 16: Game of Thrones vs. Firefly!

io9's March Madness continues apace, and we're kicking this week off with the sweet sixteen. Well, technically the there are only fifteen — Star Trek's managed to hang in on both the TV and Movie side of this bracket. But is there any chance of a Star Trek vs. Star Trek final? Only one way to find out! » 3/23/15 12:00pm 3/23/15 12:00pm

io9 March Madness Round 2: Harry Potter Vs. Star Wars! Hobbit Vs. Alien!

It's Movies vs. TV in this edition of io9 March Madness, and after two days of voting, we're down to the 32 competitors. Now it's time to get down to 16. Will the favorites continue to dominate? » 3/20/15 12:00pm 3/20/15 12:00pm

io9's March Madness: Star Wars Vs. Dune! Firefly Vs. Xena!

In this year's io9 March Madness, we're pitting movies against TV shows, in a fight for total media supremacy. On Monday, we started off looking at TV shows set in the here and now and movies that tell more serialized stories. Now, the remaining regionals take the stage. » 3/18/15 12:10pm 3/18/15 12:10pm

io9's March Madness: Movies Vs. TV!

It's that time again: io9's March Madness. In past years, we've crowned the best movie, the worst movie, the best TV show, and a winner in an epic science fiction versus fantasy showdown. This year, we're figuring out which medium has produced the best work: film or television. » 3/16/15 12:07pm 3/16/15 12:07pm

io9 March Madness Championship Game: Star Wars vs. Lord of the Rings!

After three weeks of March Madness, io9-style, it all comes down to this. Our quest to find the greatest work in all of science fiction and fantasy has brought us this winner-take-all battle between genre titans. Star Wars. Lord of the Rings. Let's do this. Vote now! » 3/28/14 1:19pm 3/28/14 1:19pm

io9 March Madness Final Four: Harry Potter vs. Lord of the Rings!

We're down to our last four competitors in our quest to find the greatest work of science fiction and fantasy ever! Star Wars and Doctor Who are battling it out to represent science fiction in our championship game, while Lord of the Rings and Harry Potter are locked in combat to raise the fantasy banner. So vote now! » 3/26/14 10:37am 3/26/14 10:37am

io9 March Madness Elite Eight: Lord of the Rings vs. Game of Thrones!

We're down to our last eight competitors in our search for the greatest work in all of science fiction and fantasy. So now it's time for you to vote on today's batch of titanic match-ups, as Star Wars takes on Firefly, Doctor Who battles the X-Men, Lord of the Rings crosses swords with Game of Thrones, and Harry… » 3/24/14 11:50am 3/24/14 11:50am

io9 March Madness Sweet 16: Star Wars vs. Dune! Buffy vs. Cthulhu!

We've reached the Sweet Sixteen in our hunt to find the greatest work of science fiction and fantasy ever. Just four competitors are left from each of our regionals, which means you've got some tough choices ahead: Doctor Who or Blade Runner? Harry Potter or Hellboy? Terminator or X-Men? Vote now! » 3/21/14 12:00pm 3/21/14 12:00pm

Science Fiction Vs. Fantasy Round Two: Space Opera and Epic Fantasy!

We've reached the Second Round in our quest to find the ultimate work of science fiction and fantasy, and we've got some brutal match-ups for you to decide. Blade Runner vs. Back to the Future! Star Trek vs. Firefly! Game of Thrones vs. A Wrinkle in Time! Sandman vs. Buffy! Dune vs. Ender's Game! » 3/19/14 12:25pm 3/19/14 12:25pm

Science Fiction vs. Fantasy Round One: Space Opera and Epic Fantasy!

In this year's edition of io9 March Madness, we're on a quest to find the greatest series in all of science fiction and fantasy. On Wednesday, we kicked things off by making eight classics battle it out just to make it into the tourney. Now it's time to start voting on the round of 64! » 3/14/14 11:18am 3/14/14 11:18am

io9's March TV Madness: Star Trek vs. Doctor Who in the Final…

And so it all comes down to this: the original Star Trek vs. the British time travel epic Doctor Who in our March TV Madness championship. And really, was there any other way this could end? Voting is now open for our final, deciding poll, so make your choice as to which of these iconic behemoths deserves the title… » 3/29/13 12:30pm 3/29/13 12:30pm

io9's March TV Madness: Doctor Who vs. Star Trek: TNG! Buffy vs. Firefly

Which science fiction classic will our second Final Four match-up to take on the original Star Trek, in our March TV Madness championship? Will it be the show's much-lauded, long-running successor Star Trek: The Next Generation? Or will it be the beloved, ludicrously long-running British behemoth that is Doctor Who?… » 3/27/13 12:35pm 3/27/13 12:35pm

io9's March TV Madness: Star Trek vs. The X-Files! Plus the Whedon…

The Final Four is now set, in our quest to find the greatest science fiction and fantasy TV show of them all. And today, you'll be voting on the first of two titanic semifinal match-ups. The X-Files vs. the original Star Trek: who ya got!? Also, Firefly, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, and the rest finally put in an… » 3/25/13 12:02pm 3/25/13 12:02pm

io9's March TV Madness: Vote Now for the Final Four Science Fiction and…

We've now reached the Elite Eight in our quest to find the great sci-fi and fantasy TV shows of all time. We've got some fierce match-ups for you to vote on today: Star Trek vs. Fringe! The X-Files vs. Game of Thrones! Doctor Who vs. the BSG reboot! The Twilight Zone vs. Star Trek: The Next Generation! The polls are… » 3/22/13 12:00pm 3/22/13 12:00pm

io9's March TV Madness: Doctor Who vs. Lost, Game of Thrones vs. DS9,…

We've reached the Sweet Sixteen in our quest to find the greatest sci-fi and fantasy show of all time. It's time for you to vote and to determine the winners of fierce match-ups including Fringe vs. MST3K, The Twilight Zone vs. Quantum Leap, and Star Trek vs. The Walking Dead! » 3/20/13 1:02pm 3/20/13 1:02pm

io9's March TV Madness: Vote for the 16 Greatest Scifi Shows of All…

The first round of our tournament to determine the best sci-fi and fantasy show of them all is now in the books, and 32 teams are left to battle it out for the title. Vote now and decide the bracket fates of Doctor Who, The X-Files, Twilight Zone, Fringe, Lost, Game of Thrones, both Battlestar Galacticas, three Star… » 3/18/13 12:30pm 3/18/13 12:30pm

io9's March TV Madness: Vote Now for the Greatest Sci-Fi Shows Ever!

On Tuesday, you voted on the first 32 of the shows in our tournament, and now it's time to decide the rest of the first round. You determine the fates of Doctor Who, Star Trek: The Next Generation, Lost, Babylon 5, Farscape, both Battlestar Galacticas, and many more! The polls are open until midnight Pacific time… » 3/14/13 12:00pm 3/14/13 12:00pm