The Most Brutal Endings of Science Fiction and Fantasy TV Shows

Last night, Breaking Bad broke us once and for all, with a fitting ending that gave us tons of closure. But many of our favorite TV shows have straight-up kicked us in the teeth on their way out. Here are the most brutal series finales of science fiction and fantasy TV shows. » 9/30/13 1:10pm 9/30/13 1:10pm

10 Tyrants Who Are a Better Choice Than the Rebels

We never get tired of reading stories about pure-hearted underdogs rebelling against a vast, evil empire. Except when we start to suspect that the rebels are just too dumb and incompetent to let them be in charge. Here are 10 evil tyrants who are actually better rulers than the rebels trying to replace them would be. » 7/30/13 10:08am 7/30/13 10:08am

This Week's TV: New Venture Bros.! And a very special Game of Thrones.

This week's TV is bonkers. There's quite possibly the most off-kilter take on superheroes you've seen this year. Doctor Who's Russell T. Davies pits wizards against space monsters. There's a demented-ass TV movie about an evil spa. Lando returns to Star Wars. Plus Venture Bros.' new season, and Game of Thrones' ninth… » 5/27/13 9:03am 5/27/13 9:03am

This week's TV: The Tourettes Outbreak That Racked a Small Town

Summer TV season is starting, which means television is getting weird. There's a new sitcom where Anne Heche communicates with God. There's a taste of Disney XD's brand new Avengers show. There's new proof that mermaids are real. And there's a documentary about the town whose teen girls got Tourettes Syndrome. Plus… » 5/20/13 9:00am 5/20/13 9:00am

This Week's TV: A Game of Thrones Wedding and Doctor Who's Big Secret

Which are you more excited about: the Doctor Who episode in which we finally learn what everything in Matt Smith's era has been about — or the Arrow finale, where John Barrowman chains up a shirtless Ollie? Plus there's a brand new look at Star Trek, featuring David Brin and other SF authors, and more season finales! » 5/13/13 8:00am 5/13/13 8:00am

If you're not watching Warehouse 13, you're kind of a bad person

We're not judging or anything, but yeah — if you're not watching Warehouse 13, then your soul is probably in mid-decay. And you're part of why we can't have nice things. Tonight's midseason opener is a pretty good jumping-on point for all things Warehouse, too. Plus check out our guide to all the rest of the week's… » 4/29/13 9:00am 4/29/13 9:00am

Finally, a movie that shows the dangers of trying to give birth to a…

This week might not include the most well-known of DVD and Blu-ray releases, but it does feature: 1) a girl who falls in love with Matt Smith and then tries to give birth to him, 2) the deadliest baseball player of all time, and 3) Countess Sexcula. What more do you people want?! » 4/08/13 1:40pm 4/08/13 1:40pm

TV This Week: Grimm returns with one mad as hell fairy tale

Two super important episodes this week. The dark fairy tale police procedural Grimm is back with a really pissed off Nick; let's hope this Prince Eric looking fellow shows the rest of the world why it's a bad idea to sleep with a Grimm's girlfriend. Plus, this could be the Community where Jeff meets his long lost dad! » 3/04/13 11:00am 3/04/13 11:00am

This Week's TV: Community heads to an Inspector Spacetime Convention

Get a double dose of awesome this week when Community star Donald Glover stars in the new Adventure Time. Plus, the Greendale gang heads to an Inspector Spacetime Convention. What will the meta minds at Community have to say about conventions, especially since Comic Con and Wonder Con were such big events for these… » 2/18/13 11:01am 2/18/13 11:01am

Was Zero Hour's evil Nazi Baby birthed from My Little Pony's princess…

This week the series premiere of Zero Hour's will offer up cults, conspiracies and evil Nazi Babies. Which coincides perfectly with the season finale of My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic, in which one pony gets a special Princess Coronation. Could said coronation lead to the discover of an Evil Nazi Baby? It's… » 2/11/13 10:30am 2/11/13 10:30am

This Week's TV: Could Community possibly be worth watching without Dan…

This week, The Walking Dead returns, as we head towards the inevitable showdown between Rick and the Governor. Not only that, but there are three other shows coming back to our screens. Syfy brings us what might be its most far-fetched TV movie of all time. But most of all, we finally get our first answer to the… » 2/04/13 9:00am 2/04/13 9:00am

This Week's TV: The Shocking Truth About the "Superman Curse."

This week, NBC launches yet another take on the "Jekyll and Hyde" story — and this one might actually be sorta fun. Lemongrab is having children. Seth Gabel is playing a supervillain, and Alaina Huffman is a demon! Obi-Wan Kenobi teams up with Katee Sackhoff! And learn the stories behind the classic superheroes of… » 1/28/13 9:00am 1/28/13 9:00am

This Week's TV: Felicia Day is Queen of the LARPers! Plus The First…

This week's TV is full of insane treats. Including geek icon Felicia Day playing a geek icon. And possibly the weirdest Adventure Time team-up yet. There's the "holy grail" of real-life giant squid footage. And probably the most important episode of Nova in quite some time. American Horror Story and Last Resort are both… » 1/21/13 9:00am 1/21/13 9:00am

This Week's TV: The Most Intriguing New Time Travel Show In Years

This week on television, there are eight new and returning TV shows — including the Canadian time travel show we've been talking about for months, Continuum, which is finally coming to American TV. There's also the return of Syfy's Being Human, and Archer! Katee Sackhoff is back on Star Wars: The Clone Wars! Plus… » 1/14/13 9:00am 1/14/13 9:00am

This Week's TV: Fringe will answer all your questions... but will you…

We've seen this week's game-changing episode of Fringe, and we've got a spoiler-free assessment below (apart from some vague phrases like "game-changing.") But that's not the only major event on television this week. There's also Jake taking on a major new responsibility on Adventure Time. And you'll never guess which… » 1/07/13 9:00am 1/07/13 9:00am

This Week's TV: 10 of Your (Possibly) Favorite Shows Are Back!

Welcome back, television! In this week's returning shows, we get the strangest clone of them all in Star Wars: The Clone Wars. There's also a confrontation with the Devil, the deadliness of "doomsday volcanoes," and a fairytale murder mystery. Plus the steampunk superhero story you've been waiting months for. » 12/31/12 9:00am 12/31/12 9:00am