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Your Most Heinous Stories of Role-Playing Games Gone Wrong

Everybody loves role-playing games (unless you’re irrationally worried about Satan.) Escaping into a fantasy world, surrounded by like-minded nerds, is just the best thing ever. Except when it isn’t, because someone is deciding to be a total Gelatinous Cube. Here are some of your worst RPG horror stories. » 9/01/15 1:36pm Today 1:36pm

What's the Most Enjoyably Terrifying Animal-Attack Movie Ever Made?

Last week, Zoo was the second-most watched show in America. Yep, the silliest show on TV is a huge hit. Clearly, the people have spoken, and what they’re saying is: We can’t get enough of ANIMALS ATTACKING! But this genre is hardly new, with some of its finest examples hitting (drive-in) theaters decades ago. » 8/27/15 2:00pm Thursday 2:00pm

Which Science Fiction or Fantasy Book Was So Much Fun You Couldn't Stand It?

Some books keep you turning pages with suspense. Others keep the pages flipping with their deep character studies. But then there are those books that are just so much damn fun, you can’t do anything but keep reading and laughing out loud. But which science fiction or fantasy book is just the most fun ever? » 8/26/15 2:15pm 8/26/15 2:15pm

What's Your Favorite Over-the-Top Acting Performance in a Science Fiction or Fantasy Film?

More than one science fiction or fantasy movie has been distinguished by a particular performer who decides there’s no room for subtlety and just GOES FOR IT, spawning critical disdain and cult appreciation galore. Which thespian committed the most memorable scenery-chomping ever committed to film? » 8/20/15 2:00pm 8/20/15 2:00pm

What's The Most Amazingly Snarky Narrator In Science Fiction or Fantasy?

Science fiction and fantasy contain lots of stories that bend the walls of reality—so it should come as no surprise that there are also tons of narrators who break the fourth wall or otherwise disrupt normal storytelling. But which story has the most delightfully sarcastic or witty narrator? » 8/07/15 2:21pm 8/07/15 2:21pm

Which Children's Series Do You Have to Be an Adult to Appreciate Fully?

Everybody can name lots of stories aimed at kids that adults can also appreciate. But sometimes it goes further than that, and you get kids’ series that only adults can get a full appreciation of. Which TV show, comic, movie, book or other thing aimed at kids really can only be fully appreciated by adults? » 8/03/15 1:27pm 8/03/15 1:27pm

What's the Most Revolting Thing You've Ever Seen in a Horror Movie?

Some horror movies are carefully constructed operas of psychological dread. And others are just out to make you feel like you’re gonna yak into your popcorn. While we love the former, today’s question is all about the latter: what is the single most repulsive, gore-gastic thing anyone’s ever dared to put onscreen? » 7/31/15 2:00pm 7/31/15 2:00pm

What's the Most Cringe-Inducing Moment in Any Comic Book Movie?

We’ve had scores and scores of comic-book movies in the past few decades—we counted 105 actual superhero films, but there are plenty more films based on comics. And not surprisingly, they’ve had some awful moments, along with great ones. But what’s the most horrendous moment in any comic-book film? » 7/30/15 2:53pm 7/30/15 2:53pm

Which Movie Has Been a Deal Breaker in Your Relationships?

So you’ve met an awesome person who has definite boyfriend or girlfriend or just friend-friend potential. Things are going great! Until the convo turns to favorite movies, and you realize not only do your tastes completely clash ... the other person utterly hates the one film that’s most shaped your life. » 7/29/15 2:00pm 7/29/15 2:00pm

What's The Worst Example Of A Dead TV Show That Just Kept On Going?

Call it the “Dead Show Walking” phenomenon. A TV show has already run out of ideas, it has no more sharks to jump, the plots are played out, and it’s clearly doomed. But it just... keeps... airing... episodes. What’s the worst example of a doomed show that kept airing that you’ve ever seen? » 7/27/15 2:00pm 7/27/15 2:00pm

Which Writer Deserves More Credit For Revolutionizing SF and Fantasy?

Science fiction and fantasy don’t lack for heroes, especially among the writers who’ve helped to shape them. We all celebrate people like Joss Whedon, Frank Herbert and Ursula K. Le Guin. But which writers deserve way more credit for their roles in revolutionizing science fiction or fantasy? » 7/23/15 2:46pm 7/23/15 2:46pm