​The Real Problems With This Controversial Batgirl Cover

Hello, my friends and potential food source. Spring is dawning here in the post-apocalypse, with its requisite rain showers, blooming flowers, and of course, the cannibal horselords of Old Sante Fe. Now who wants to talk about how incredibly awful that Joker variant cover of Batgirl #41 is? I sure do! » 3/18/15 2:59pm 3/18/15 2:59pm

67 Science Fiction And Fantasy Movies To Watch Out For In 2015!

What's hitting the big screen this year? Basically, everything. Luke Skywalker, James Bond, the Terminator, Velociraptors, all the superheroes. But there are also some great surprises, like a movie based on a beloved Nebula-winning novel. Here are the 67 science fiction and fantasy movies you need to know this year. » 1/05/15 4:56pm 1/05/15 4:56pm

The Very Best Cosplay of 2014

What an amazing year for cosplay! Hot dam,n you are all so talented and clever and creative it almost makes us mad. But we love you and all the great cosplay we saw this year. So as a tribute, here is a collection of our favorite cosplay moments from 2014. » 12/20/14 12:48pm 12/20/14 12:48pm

Behold the New Star Wars Teaser Remade with Kittens and Puppies

What's better than finally getting to see the highly anticipated teaser for the Star Wars sequel? An all cat/dog version of said teaser, that's what! (Come on, you should know the answer to questions like that by now.) » 12/09/14 11:47pm 12/09/14 11:47pm

A Shot-For-Shot Dissection Of All The Clues In The Star Wars Trailer

J.J. Abrams has released the trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens and now that we're done screaming and crying all at once, we're ready to break this thing down. Behold our shot-for-shot, spoiler- and speculation-filled dissection of the new Star Wars trailer. » 11/28/14 3:25pm 11/28/14 3:25pm

Princess Leia walking in NYC being harassed by dicks from all the galaxy

Someone made a Star Wars-themed parody of the catcall video that went viral last month and it's even better than the original: This one didn't edit out the white guys and left only blacks and latinos. Males from the galaxy far far away can all be creepy and gross regardless of race or affiliation—just like in this… » 11/11/14 7:26pm 11/11/14 7:26pm

Sesame Street Spoofs Star Wars with 'Star S'Mores' Parody

You might actually go insane if you tried to count all the adorable food puns in Sesame Street's latest parody, Star S'Mores. » 9/15/14 12:20pm 9/15/14 12:20pm

With Christina Chong, Star Wars Cast Grows Ever More Diverse

Good news for those of us who love Star Wars and diversity in film. The movie has just added an Asian actress to its lineup, up-and-coming British thespian Christina Chong. » 7/17/14 6:30pm 7/17/14 6:30pm

Harrison Ford Injured on the Set of Star Wars: Episode VII

Harrison Ford injured his foot on the door of the Millenium Falcon and was taken to a hospital to receive foot-care. Get well soon, Harrison Ford's foot!!! » 6/12/14 8:00pm 6/12/14 8:00pm

The Disney Store Will Get With the Program and Add Princess Leia Items

After adult Star Wars fans and parents of wee enthusiasts pitched a fit on Twitter, Disney has announced that, whoops, never mind, they WILL be rolling out new products featuring Princess Leia. Maybe there's hope for the Mouse Star, after all! » 6/05/14 2:40pm 6/05/14 2:40pm

Lupita Nyong'o and Gwendoline Christie Join Cast of New Star Wars

Blessed be: Lupita Nyong'o and Gwendoline Christie (Brienne of Tarth from Game of Thrones!) have joined the cast of Star Wars: Episode VII. And thus the Star Wars-sequel-universe is saved from the malignant and false logic of "but Star Wars is a dude franchise anyway." » 6/02/14 2:00pm 6/02/14 2:00pm

No Princess Leia Dolls? Disney Thinks Star Wars Is Just for Boys

Disney won't begin rolling out new Star Wars movies until 2015, and the public has gotten only dribs and drabs of news. Even so, I'm already at DefCon 2 on the nerd-girl alarm-o-meter. » 5/27/14 1:00pm 5/27/14 1:00pm

The Force Is With Lupita Nyong'o: She'll Be in the New Star Wars

Well this is more exciting that a night out at the Mos Eisley Cantina: Lupita Nyong'o has been cast in the new Star Wars movie. Allegedly! » 5/02/14 10:00am 5/02/14 10:00am

Hey Star Wars -- Where the Hell Are the Women?

This morning we all delighted in the casting announcement for Star Wars VII. And then the reality set in: There is only one new female character being added to what is arguably the world's most beloved mythic series. It's as if 51 percent of the population cried out in pain, and was suddenly silenced. » 4/29/14 2:30pm 4/29/14 2:30pm

Why Is Slave Leia the Only Princess Leia Toy Available at Toys"R"Us?

Over the weekend we received a tip from a concerned mother who had come across something very disconcerting while perusing the aisles of Toys R Us. Apparently the only available toy or figurine of the Star Wars character Princess Leia is of her in the "Slave Outfit" from Return of the Jedi. Bikini? Check. Loin… » 3/30/14 1:05pm 3/30/14 1:05pm

Here Is Billy Dee Williams' Epic DWTS Star Wars Disco Dance With R2D2

Billy Dee Williams danced a Star Wars-themed cha-cha on the Dancing With The Stars' premiere tonight and it truly was glorious. No—it was not just "glorious." It was THE ABSOLUTE BEST THING EVER. » 3/17/14 11:15pm 3/17/14 11:15pm

1 in 10 Americans Believe HTML is an STD. LOL. We're Dummies.

News flash: Americans tend to be idiots about a lot of stuff — global warming, vaccines, not standing on the left side of the goddamn escalator. The latest thing about which a surprising number of us are idiots is on what familiar internet terms mean. Because many Americans are old. » 3/04/14 9:30pm 3/04/14 9:30pm

Whoa. Girls Star Adam Driver To Play a Villain In New Star Wars Film

Congratulations to Adam Driver of Girls, who just landed the role of the villain in the new Star Wars movies, directed by J.J. Abrams. » 2/26/14 9:00pm 2/26/14 9:00pm

Disney's first female Star Wars character fights the Empire with art

Meet Sabine, the newest Star Wars: Rebels character and the first female Star Wars character created after George Lucas handed the franchise to Disney. Question: If you had to guess her personality, would you say she's a "tomboy," "spunky," "feisty" or just has "a little bit of attitude"? The answer is, of course. all… » 2/19/14 9:51pm 2/19/14 9:51pm

The Best and Worst Television Moments of 2013

This year's science fiction and fantasy television delivered amazing highs and terrible lows. But what were the most brilliant scenes, and what were the most horrific? We've rounded them up the year's best moments, along with some of the absolute worst. Spoilers ahead... » 12/19/13 4:04pm 12/19/13 4:04pm