​The Defiance Season 2 Finale Defiantly Kicked Some Ass

When io9 does its "Best TV of 2014" this year, I'm going to vote Defiance for "Most Improved Show." If that category doesn't exist, I'm going to create it. Because while Defiance isn't a masterpiece, it's so much better than it used to be, and this excellent two-part finale showed all the reasons why. » 8/29/14 12:40pm Yesterday 12:40pm

Barry Allen Feels Under The Weather (Wizard) In New Flash Trailer

Yeah, I'm not proud of writing "feels under the Weather Wizard," but I'm too excited about the premiere of The Flash to really care. Every new bit of footage looks great, and you know Barry is going to have to dissipate a tornado by running around it in the opposite direction. That's classic Flash, my friends. » 8/28/14 5:30pm Thursday 5:30pm

American Horror Story Cast Pic Has Angela Bassett As A 3-Breasted Lady

Here it is, the first official cast pic from American Horror Story'slatest installment "Freak Show." And it does not disappoint. This may be the strangest use of this star-studded cast yet. Angela Bassett has three breasts, Kathy Bates a beard, and Sarah Paulson has two heads. Looks like AHS is primed and ready to… » 8/28/14 11:20am Thursday 11:20am

New Game Of Thrones VFX Reel Shows How The World Of Westeros Is Made

These Game of Thrones VFX demo reels never get old for me. This time it's a compilation and breakdown of Rodeo FX's work, who helped create many of the show's greatest locations and landscapes, and best of all, made them virtually seamless with reality — always the hallmark of the finest special effects. » 8/26/14 12:20pm Tuesday 12:20pm

Here's Your 2014 Emmy Award Winners

It's Emmys time, on a Monday night in August. Why? Because NBC makes too much money airing football on Sundays in the fall to accommodate your needs. No matter! We're here, updating throughout the night with the ceremony's winners. Join us in the comments to air your grievances, cheer on your favorites, and make… » 8/26/14 2:58am Tuesday 2:58am

How To Rescue Doctor Who's Most Shamefully Underused Companion

The history of Doctor Who is full of supporting characters who were never allowed to develop. Most of the time, the show only has one star. But I can't think of a character who had more untapped potential than Nyssa, companion to the Fourth and Fifth Doctors. Here's how her story could have been something fantastic. » 8/25/14 12:55pm Monday 12:55pm