The New Thunderbirds' Tracy Island Is A Miniature, Lifelike Paradise

First came the teaser trailer, then the unsettling first look at the characters. Now, here's your chance to journey into the uncanny valley (ok, Tracy Island) from whence the new Thunderbirds Are Go! characters will emerge when the reboot debuts later this year on ITV. » 2/08/15 1:31pm 2/08/15 1:31pm

Rat Queens Is Going To Be A TV Show!

Image Comics' Rat Queens is being made into an animated series! Weta Workshop animation studio Pukeko Pictures will team up with Heavy Metal to adapt the comics series by Kurtis J. Weibe and Roc Upchurch into a 30-minute television show by the same name. » 6/14/14 1:15pm 6/14/14 1:15pm

Weta Workshop's Lord of the Rings art brings Gandalf to your doorstep

Hobbiton is an idyllic scene... except for the untimely arrival of the wizard Gandalf, in this gorgeous art print called "Disturber of the Peace," by Weta Workshop concept artist Ben Wootten, who worked on the Lord of the Rings films. » 5/11/11 3:05pm 5/11/11 3:05pm

Weta Workshop's steampunk battle on Venus deserves to be a whole movie

Ready your man-melters and infallible aether oscillators! It's time to crush the Venusian heathens once and for all. Weta Workshop released a new animated promo for Dr. Grordbort's amazing steampunk rayguns and other super-advanced tools of space Empire. » 3/11/11 8:30am 3/11/11 8:30am

Build Your Own Hometree With Exclusive Avatar Concept Art

If you really want to join the Na'vi, you're going to have to understand their way of life. Luckily, artist Craig Shoji shared with us some of his Avatar concept art showing what the Na'vi eat and how they live. » 2/24/10 12:17pm 2/24/10 12:17pm

The Savage World of Doctor Grordbort

In a pulpy alternate universe, a great inventor named Doctor Grordbort is selling ray guns and rockets to colonize the solar system. We went to New Zealand and interviewed the artist who created Grordbort's world. » 2/20/09 8:04pm 2/20/09 8:04pm

A Visit to Weta Workshop

Peter Jackson's Weta Workshop in New Zealand is where artists and crafters have made everything from the Lord of the Rings creatures and armor, to King Kong's dinosaurs. We're visiting Wellington, and took a tour. » 2/18/09 6:01pm 2/18/09 6:01pm