Holy Crap, New York Comic-Con Is Bigger Than San Diego Comic-Con

It's happened! The recently wrapped New York Comic-Con has just dethroned the San Diego Comic-Con as the biggest comic convention in America, with over 150,000 attendees this past weekend — as compared to San Diego's perennial max of 130,000. » 10/14/14 9:40am 10/14/14 9:40am

'You Were a Shirtless Ninja' and Other Comic-Con Missed Connections

Over the weekend, fandom converged in San Diego for Comic-Con, and while costumed superheroes were lining up to gawk at movie stars, they also had eyes for each other. » 7/28/14 6:10pm 7/28/14 6:10pm

A New Tomb Raider Comic Shows What's Next for Lara Croft After Hit Game

Sadly, Square Enix hasn't put out any single-player story-centric DLC for this year's reboot of Tomb Raider. So fans who enjoyed playing through Lara Croft's re-imagined origin story have been out of luck as far as seeing her continued evolution. But a new Dark Horse comics series due out later this year on 02/26/14… » 7/19/13 12:00pm 7/19/13 12:00pm

Angry Birds goes classic Star Wars in this SDCC exclusive reveal

We're exclusively revealing Hasbro's San Diego Comic-Con special edition item — the Angry Birds Star Wars Special Edition Set, featuring the Angry Birds re-dressed in the classic Star Wars Kenner toy packaging. Adorable. » 5/29/13 10:05am 5/29/13 10:05am

Is Farscape's Rockne O'Bannon the ultimate villain of his new show Cult?

There are just two weeks left until Cult premieres on The CW — and you're not prepared for how meta this show is going to be. As creator Rockne O'Bannon explained to us, "the audience watching Cult at home is watching a show about people watching a show called Cult." And Cult is a show about a cult following for a… » 2/05/13 2:30pm 2/05/13 2:30pm

9 Reasons to be Grateful for Twilight

This weekend, the final (we think) Twilight movie hits theaters, and then it's all over. Maybe you love Twilight as much as Mitt Romney, or maybe you're not crazy about it. But either way, you can't deny the huge impact that Twilight has had on pop culture. » 11/13/12 10:20am 11/13/12 10:20am

We've seen the first 7 minutes of the last Twilight movie!

The Twilight saga is about to come to a thundering conclusion — and we just saw the beginning of the end. We were treated to a sneak peek of the first seven minutes of Breaking Dawn Part 2, and they were both thrilling and amazing. Doubts: Banished. » 7/12/12 2:21pm 7/12/12 2:21pm

Mondo's Stunning Princess Mononoke Poster Deserves to Rule Your Wall

Hayao Miyazaki's brilliant Princess Mononoke has taken on a whole new dark power, in this amazing poster by artist supreme Olly Moss. We're super proud to be able to feature this Mondo limited edition, produced just for San Diego Comic Con. » 7/12/12 9:30am 7/12/12 9:30am

PRINCESS MONONOKE Variant Poster Artist: Olly Moss Size: 20 x 36 Edition…

Is Comic Con still for the fans?

San Diego Comic Con has always been one of the most democratic events on the planet — it's made for the fans, who get to connect with the heroes and universes they've admired from afar. Even as Comic Con has gotten bigger and more crazy, the organizers have tried to keep it accessible to regular fans. » 7/02/12 3:23pm 7/02/12 3:23pm

Alan Tudyk says if Firefly was on television today, the Internet would…

Alan Tudyk is obviously deeply attached to the character of Firefly's late, great Hoban "Wash" Washburne. He spent a lot of time coming up with his own Wash story ideas — including the big reveal that Wash has tons of tattoos from the Alliance's toughest prisons. In a terrific new interview with SFX, Tudyk talks about… » 9/26/11 5:30pm 9/26/11 5:30pm

How long will it take before Stefan makes Klaus his bitch on The…

Now that Klaus has managed to unleash the evil version of Stefan on The Vampire Diaries, is he going to wind up regretting it? Can he handle the full power of Evil Stefan? » 9/15/11 4:55pm 9/15/11 4:55pm

Is Rise of the Planet of the Apes anti-science?

You could easily interpret the new Planet of the Apes movie as being an anti-science diatribe — since it's about foolish humans meddling with biology, causing a new race of super-intelligent apes to emerge. » 8/02/11 4:00pm 8/02/11 4:00pm

Is everything bad that happens on Torchwood Captain Jack's fault? We…

Is Captain Jack Harkness the secret villain of Torchwood? The formerly immortal time hustler certainly seems to have a nearly limitless dark past. But actor John Barrowman insists that Captain Jack always aims to do the right thing. » 8/01/11 1:24pm 8/01/11 1:24pm

Matt Smith explains why Doctor Who's darkest hour is yet to come

Doctor Who shook up its entire universe by revealing the truth about River Song — and then left us hanging all summer. How will River Song shape the Doctor's future? We asked Matt Smith. » 7/28/11 3:00pm 7/28/11 3:00pm

Wil Wheaton says the technobabble on Eureka is better than Star Trek's

Nerd icon Wil Wheaton has returned to sci-fi television as Eureka's slimy Dr. Isaac Parrish. We spoke with him at Comic-Con about just what makes good (and bad) technobabble, the secret to playing a scientist, and what's ahead on Eureka! » 7/27/11 4:30pm 7/27/11 4:30pm

Catwoman's Massage Booth and Playboy Supergirls: Comic-Con Badvertising

There's advertising — and then there's badvertising, promotions so awful they make you cringe. We saw a lot of the latter at Comic-Con 2011. We've rounded up the best of the worst advertisements, for your enjoyment. » 7/26/11 3:03pm 7/26/11 3:03pm

Why is Bill Condon directing two Twilight movies?

Bill Condon is one of the greatest living directors, on the strength of Gods and Monsters, Kinsey and Dreamgirls. So why on Earth would he choose to film the ultra-weird conclusion to Stephenie Meyer's paranormal soap opera Twilight? » 7/26/11 1:26pm 7/26/11 1:26pm

The Walking Dead is totally on the run for zombie-plagued season two

We talked to the cast and crew of The Walking Dead, and they told us what to expect for season two, why we won't be seeing any celebrity zombies, and why Frank Darabont doesn't want the show to become Lost. » 7/25/11 4:29pm 7/25/11 4:29pm

Stare into the black eyes of Bradley Cooper's Lucifer from Paradise Lost

Legendary Pictures has released concept art of Lucifer from Alex Proyas' live action version of Paradise Lost who will be played by Bradley Cooper. Also, take a look at the burned horses, hordes of angels from another movie, The Seventh Son. » 7/25/11 9:50am 7/25/11 9:50am

Dorothy of Oz footage promises a sugary sweet return to Frank Baum's…

Dark reimaginings of The Wizard of Oz are all the rage, but what we saw of the upcoming computer-animated Dorothy of Oz suggests there's still some kiddie magic left to share. Also, Patrick Stewart voices a tree with multiple personalities. » 7/24/11 4:38pm 7/24/11 4:38pm