Prometheus writer Jon Spaihts on How to Create a Great Space Movie

Jon Spaihts wrote five drafts of Ridley Scott's Prometheus, before handing it off to Damon Lindelof. He's also become known in Hollywood as the go-to writer for hard science fiction and space adventure, after his space romance Passengers landed on the Black List of the best unproduced scripts. And he's written two… » 5/10/12 11:27am 5/10/12 11:27am

Look Out Honey - This Week's Comics Are Using Technology

Fans of technological adventure will find much to cheer about in this week's releases: New Iron Man, new Transformers, the complete World War Robot and even brand new Robocop. If you ask nicely, your retailer will even do the robot. » 1/26/10 9:00am 1/26/10 9:00am

15 Toys That Will Help You Survive The Holidays

The Holiday Season is officially on us again, and that can mean only one thing that isn't watching Christmas In Connecticut over and over again: Time to think about gift-giving (and getting). Where better to start than with toys? » 11/28/09 1:00pm 11/28/09 1:00pm

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Aliens Hero Pulse Rifle Replica
Because, sometimes, you just have to have your own, ready-for-wall-mounting (It even comes with its own wall plaque) replica of heavy weaponry from classic 1980s sci-fi monster movies. While your friends geek out about Avatar, give them this to remind them of the time when James Cameron… » 11/28/09 12:00pm 11/28/09 12:00pm

Man Versus Machine In Space - And Now, Movie Theaters

World War Robot, Ashley Wood's comic about the space war between man and machine, has been optioned for a movie. That's the good news. The great news? Jerry Bruckheimer is producing. There is no way this movie can fail. » 8/01/09 8:00am 8/01/09 8:00am

This Robot Is Built For Combat, But Doesn't Mind Chilling On Your Desk

This new Euro Bramble figurine, the second robot from Ashley Wood and Jon Gibson's World War Robot, is a thing of militaristic beauty. Click through for a few more Bramble pics. » 2/05/09 9:00am 2/05/09 9:00am

io9 Talks To Half Of World War Robot

Artist Ashley Wood has worked on everything from Judge Dredd to Spawn, has brought life back to Tank Girl, and is now working on World War Robot. Writer Jon Gibson (of I Am 8 Bit and Nerdcore fame) describes it as "Band of Brothers with gun-toting machines." Check out the details beyond the jump. » 1/09/08 8:40am 1/09/08 8:40am