Syfy's Happy! Understands the Craziness of Grant Morrison's Comic, But Struggles With the Heart

Originally published by Image Comics in 2013, the Happy! miniseries winningly told the story of a dissolute cop-turned-hitman and his bizarro partnership with a imaginary blue flying unicorn. It was morbidly funny and surprisingly sweet. The new TV show airing this week has many of the same scenes from the original…

The Shape of Water Novel Does Much, Much More Than Adapt the Movie

Most movie novelizations do little more than write down what audiences see on the screen. But the novel that’s accompanying Guillermo del Toro’s new movie The Shape of Water is no mere adaptation. Co-author Daniel Kraus’ book and the film tell the same story, of a mute woman who falls in love with an imprisoned and…

Runaways' Dinosaur Old Lace Is Proof That TV VFX Budgets Can Do Amazing Things

A big part of watching scifi and fantasy TV is teaching yourself to overlook the sometimes shoddy special effects used to bring the impossible to life. Some shows, like The Flash, lean into their VFX’s crappiness for camp, while others, like Inhumans, seem to simply not care. But then there are shows like Hulu’s …

We Have Some Serious Questions About These Star Wars-Themed Sex Toys

Have you ever watched the Star Wars movies and thought about how you’d like to morph the various characters into sex toys for your masturbatory pleasures? If so, boy, should you be excited, because a company in Brisbane, Australia is making a whole slew of vibrators, dildos, bondage gear, and more, all “inspired” by…

The Terrible Inhumans TV Show Aside, Marvel's Black Bolt Has Never Been More Interesting

Black Bolt Vol. 1: Hard Time isn’t just the first volume of Saladin Ahmed and Christian Ward’s excellent series about the Inhuman king escaping from a prison in space. It also offers some of the best examples of how to revitalize a well-established, but often ignored and misunderstood legacy character.

Rian Johnson Teases a Mysterious New Weapon in Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Captain Marvel could be casting another familiar Marvel supporting character. Alice Eve is joining Iron Fist. Patrick Stewart discusses what could bring him back to Star Trek. Plus, what’s to come when Flash and Legends of Tomorrow return, and New Mutants teases its mysterious villain. To me, my spoilers!

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom Is All About Saving the Dinosaurs... and a Big-Ass Volcano

This Thursday, we’ll get our first meaty look at the follow-up to Jurassic World (now with exactly 400 percent more Jeff Goldblum). But before that, we’re getting early details on just what Fallen Kingdom is about... and it apparently revolves around the people behind Jurassic World being dumb enough to build a park…

Your Holiday Gifts Have Been Figured Out With This BOGO 50% Off LEGO Sale

LEGO sets are a classic holiday gift, from big-ass sets that take hours to complete, to stocking stuffers. If you need a show-stopping gift for yourself a kid in your family, I guess, Amazon is taking having a BOGO 50% off sale on 18 different sets. Lots are pop culture skewed, like Batman, Star Wars, and LEGO City,…

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