TV This Week: Can the CG Powerpuff Girls and Ringo Starr save the day?

The Powerpuff Girls returns tonight for a single episode, but will you still love the ladies when they're 3D? Also, we bid a sad (but temporary) farewell to Sleepy Hollow—and you can catch a few peeks at tonight's season finale. See what else ahead this week for Being Human, Supernatural, Arrow, Helix, the Dracula » 1/20/14 9:00am 1/20/14 9:00am

This Week's TV: Two brand new scifi shows, including one you must watch

After a few quieter weeks in TV land, we have two scifi premieres airing this week. Check out the goods on Helix, the Arctic outbreak thriller that promises to be one of this year's most exciting shows. And take a peek at Josh Holloway's return to television as a government agent who can communicate with computers in … » 1/06/14 9:00am 1/06/14 9:00am

This Week's TV: Everything You Need to Know About Doctor Who Week!

There's only one show that rules our screens this week, and it's the longest-running science fiction series ever. The entire week is crammed with celebrations of Doctor Who's 50th anniversary, including a dramatization of the early years, and a meeting of titans. Check out clips and details from all this week's TV! » 11/18/13 9:00am 11/18/13 9:00am

This Week's TV: Dean Pelton takes you deep inside Game of Thrones!

Game of Thrones won't come back for another nine months or so — but this week's television is still all about the Thrones. First, get some major insights from the show's producers. Then, watch Daenerys romance Zoidberg on Futurama. Oh, and celebrate the most underappreciated Doctor Who star. » 8/26/13 9:00am 8/26/13 9:00am

Buy the Little Pony-Doctor Who mash-up Dr. Hooves before time gallops…

There are fan-favorite characters, and then there are fan-favorite characters, just like there are fans, and there are Bronies. This is why the first ever toy of Dr. Hooves — the oh-so-official pony with the hour-glass mark on his hindquarters with the uncanny resemblance to a certain Time Lord you might have heard… » 2/21/13 11:05am 2/21/13 11:05am

An exclusive first look at Saturday's new My Little Pony, featuring the…

You might think you've experienced some follicular challenges, or some events where you needed a fancy 'do and weren't sure if you could make it work. But your hair challenges are nothing — nothing, I say — compared to those faced by Princess Cadance in this new exclusive clip from Saturday's episode of My Little… » 2/06/13 7:00am 2/06/13 7:00am

Ponyville Recreated into Some Kind of Nightmare Diabetic Coma Town

This insanely detail oriented recreation of Ponyville from My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic is giving us the sugar sweats. Artfully reconstructed from icing, gingerbread and love by Devaint Artist Liebatron — the melting nightmare of it all is overwhelming. It's like Ponyville after it was Smoozed by sugar, and… » 1/14/13 1:26pm 1/14/13 1:26pm

Tron taggers, Spike assumes a Wookiee Life Debt on My Little Pony, plus

This week in the world of cartoons we continue to traverse the desert that is holiday programming, but we do have new episodes of Tron: Uprising and MLP: Friendship is Magic, as well as a couple of throwback cartoons. » 12/29/12 7:00am 12/29/12 7:00am

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This Week's TV: The Doctor Who-Related Event You Never Expected to See…

The last time we saw him, Doctor Who's heroic time traveler was helpless, and alone. So this year's Christmas special, "The Snowmen," comes with a huge question: Can the Doctor get his mojo back? (And can "The Snowmen" be more like Matt Smith's first Christmas special, the amazing "Christmas Carol," and less like last… » 12/24/12 9:00am 12/24/12 9:00am

How My Little Pony's Equestria resembles Plato's utopian Republic

My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic draws on everything from the musicals of Stephen Sondheim to Lord of the Rings. But is their a classic philosophical touch to the social structure of pony-filled land of Equestria? An essay on the aptly titled site Overthinking It examines the parallels between Equestria and… » 12/22/12 10:30am 12/22/12 10:30am

This Week's TV: A Harvard professor explains why the zombie apocalypse…

That's right: The zombie apocalypse is quite possibly real, and a Harvard Medical School professor is among those explaining why, in a new special. What else does television have in store for you this week? A tribute to Marie Curie and the Speedy Weenie! The season finale of Haven and a key turning point on Fringe! » 12/17/12 9:00am 12/17/12 9:00am

This Week's TV: How do you feel about 20 years of Syfy?

Science fiction fans love to complain about Syfy's mix of wrestling and paranormal reality TV — while obsessively watching shows like Warehouse 13 and Haven. But now at last, there's a chance to get some perspective, by watching a two-hour celebration of Syfy's 20th anniversary. But that's not all this week's TV… » 12/10/12 9:00am 12/10/12 9:00am

R2-D2 and a band of astromech droids fly into a secret mission on Clone…

This week in the world of cartoons, Adventure Time's Finn gets stabbed in the rear by a well-meaning porcupine, we get a very cool droid-centric episode of Clone Wars, and there's a duel on My Little Pony! Yeah, really. A duel. » 12/01/12 7:00am 12/01/12 7:00am

Comedian Marc Maron (from of the amazing podcast) makes an appearance…