Hawkgirl Is Joining The Arrow/Flash Spinoff

If it wasn't obvious already that the CW's new spinoff of the Arrow and Flash universe was an attempt to create a Justice League for TV, it is now. The show has revealed the first of three DC heroes joining the roster alongside Sara Lance, Ray Palmer and Martin Stein: Kendra Saunders, better known as Hawkgirl! » 3/30/15 4:05pm Today 4:05pm

Today's Best Media Deals: Best Picture Winners, Interstellar, and More

Take home 20 previous Oscar Best Picture winners in one box for just $42 today. The set starts all the way back in 1929, and winds up at The Departed in 2006, which sounds like quite the cinematic journey. [ Best of Warner Bros 20 Film Collection: Best Pictures, $42] » 3/30/15 10:29am Yesterday 10:29am

Arya Stark Is Coming To Doctor Who!

Yes, you read that right — one of Westeros' most beloved stars is going far beyond Game of Thrones and into time and space. Arya Stark's in the TARDIS! » 3/30/15 6:45am Today 6:45am

New Favorite Theory: All Of Kyle MacLachlan's Roles Are The Same Person!

Nowadays everything is trying to be a shared universe mega-franchise to get some sweet Avengers level money. But what if there was a fan favorite crossover franchise spanning every genre, that you've already been watching for decades? We're speaking, of course, of the unified Kyle MacLachlan Universe. Update: » 3/28/15 2:45pm Saturday 2:45pm

Why Christopher Eccleston Was The Greatest Doctor Who Star After All

Ten Years ago tonight, Doctor Who returned and changed the face of British science fiction. Many elements can be credited for its continued success, but one person can never get enough credit. Christopher Eccleston, who seldom gets his props, was really the best Doctor of them all. » 3/26/15 2:13pm Thursday 2:13pm

Today's Best Media Deals: The Hobbit Trilogy, Beatleness, and More

Best Buy has an exclusive Steelbook box set of the Hobbit trilogy, and you can save $10 if you buy it today. [ The Hobbit Trilogy Steelbook, $60] » 3/25/15 10:58am Wednesday 10:58am

Today's Best Media Deals: Hitchcock, Mad Men, Legend of Korra, & More

Score 15 iconic and creepy films in one attractive box. $99 is the lowest price Amazon's ever offered. [Alfred Hitchcock: The Masterpiece Collection (Limited Edition), $99] » 3/23/15 10:12am 3/23/15 10:12am

The New Transformers Is Off To A Shaky Start, And That's Just Prime

An untested leader, a gung-ho cadet, a rebellious youth and a hulking brute stranded on Earth with a hundred or so of the galaxy's toughest Decepticons. I haven't been this excited about a new Transformers animated series since Beast Wars. » 3/21/15 12:50pm 3/21/15 12:50pm

What It Will Really Cost to Ditch Cable for à la Carte TV

That final unwavering bastion of old media—cable TV—is crumbling. And, surprise, tech giants are the ones putting the last nail in its coffin. But what will their alternative cost us? Let's take a look. » 3/17/15 3:39pm 3/17/15 3:39pm

Today's Best Media Deals: Station Eleven, X-Men, The Hobbit, and More

If you need a new reading fix, Station 11 is on sale for just $3 on Kindle today. It was one of io9's best science fiction books of 2014, and has great reader reviews as well. Here's what Charlie Jane Anders had to say: » 3/17/15 10:28am 3/17/15 10:28am

Karen Gillan Joins HBO's Salem Witch Trials Drama 

HBO's pilot for "provocative period drama" set during the Salem witch trials, The Devil You Know, has added a grip of new cast members as it rolls toward production this spring, including Karen Gillan (Doctor Who, Guardians of the Galaxy). The actor shared her excitement yesterday: » 3/14/15 8:45am 3/14/15 8:45am

See iZombie's Opening Credits, Done By the Original Comic Artist

In advance of iZombie's premiere next week, Comic Book.com has the opening credits, which provide a motion comic-style synopsis of the characters and the main plot. The art comes from Michael Allred, the artist on the original iZombie comic. » 3/13/15 4:30am 3/13/15 4:30am

Oh My Glob – Adventure Time Is Being Turned Into A Movie! 

MATHEMATICAL! Pendleton Ward's dark, funny, technicolor weirdfest (aka Cartoon Network's Adventure Time) is being developed into a feature-length animated film by Warner Bros. » 2/28/15 5:20pm 2/28/15 5:20pm

Syfy Will Air Five Hours Of Nimoy-Centric Programming Tomorrow

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The New Game Of Thrones Poster Confirms A Huge Change From The Books

HBO have just released a new poster for Game of Thrones Season 5, and as you can see above, it's got a great big dragon in it — but it's who's looking at the dragon from below that raises a lot of interesting questions. Spoilers for A Dance With Dragons and speculation ahead... » 2/27/15 4:02pm 2/27/15 4:02pm

We Like This Theory About The Simpsons, But We Don't 100 Percent Agree

On his Bad Astronomy blog, Phil Plait puts forth a novel theory about the mysterious location of Springfield, hometown of the Simpsons. » 2/22/15 3:00pm 2/22/15 3:00pm

What TV Shows From Today Will People Still Watch In 50 Years?

Regardless of DVDs and streaming, the shelf-life of a completed TV show can be incredibly short, but some shows manage to still be watched for decades after they've finished. Today, we want you to survey today's TV landscape and tell us which shows you think people will still be enjoying 50 years from now. » 2/18/15 7:00am 2/18/15 7:00am

Watch Bolivians Protest A Change In The Simpsons' Broadcast Time Slot

Protests aren't always symbolic. Sometimes they bring about real change ... like the recent outcry in Bolivia over network Unitel's decision to change the time slot for its daily Simpsons broadcast. Nearly 2,000 protestors (mostly youthful, some in costume) convinced the channel to re-think its decision. » 2/12/15 12:00pm 2/12/15 12:00pm