​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

10 Story Decisions Scifi And Fantasy Writers Ended Up Regretting

There are writers who disown entire books after they've written them, but sometimes writers like their stories on the whole, but feel a twinge of regret over one a small (or not-so-small) detail. Here are a few decisions that the writers, in hindsight, wished they had thought through a little better. » 12/24/14 1:36pm 12/24/14 1:36pm

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

​Why do we hate so many female characters so much?

I seem to recall in 2013 there was a big deal about Thanksgiving and the first day of Hanukkah coinciding. Well, since the post-apocalypse happened so soon after that, I guess that's why we kind of ended up merging Thanksgiving, Hanukkah and Christmas into a month-long celebration of gift-giving, drinking, and good… » 12/04/13 9:08pm 12/04/13 9:08pm

This Walking Dead Burlesque Show Adds More Flesh to the Flesh-Eaters

For a glorified soap opera, there's one thing that The Walking Dead isn't: sexy. Well, Chicago's Gorilla Tango Theater decided to change that with Boobs of the Dead: A Walking Dead Burlesque, supplementing the storyline with a lot more.. well.. boobs. » 11/19/13 9:58pm 11/19/13 9:58pm

How science fiction helped me through my grief

During the second to last episode of Battlestar Galactica, we learned that, before the destruction of the Twelve Colonies, Laura Roslin lost her father and her sisters in a car accident. How horrible, I remember thinking. This explains so much about her emotional armor, how slow she is to grow close to anyone. It also… » 6/16/13 10:01pm 6/16/13 10:01pm

Michonne channels Beyoncé for a "Single Ladies" dance with the zombies

On this week's The Line it is Drawn, Comic Book Resources asked artists to place comic book characters in music videos. We're partial to Marco D’Alfonso's Walking Dead/"Single Ladies" mashup, with Michonne's zombie companions as her backup dancers. » 5/05/13 12:12pm 5/05/13 12:12pm

Sunday Sign-Off: Who'd You Rather?

I think we all know that tonight's Great Television Deathmatch between the Game of Thrones premiere and The Walking Dead finale comes down to one simple question. Then again, who said Peter Dinklage and Norman Reedus wouldn't be down for an epic ménage? » 3/31/13 6:30pm 3/31/13 6:30pm

Walking Dead Porn Parody Relies on Yellowface

Known for its hardcore X-rated parodies of the horror genre—Evil Head, Fuckenstein, Re-Penetrator to name a few (links NSFW)—porn company Burning Angel just wrapped filming on its spoof of AMC's The Walking Dead. Writer/director/actress Joanna Angel published behind-the-scenes photos of the cast in makeup on her blog.… » 1/31/13 12:45pm 1/31/13 12:45pm

What To Buy A Pop Culture Junkie

Let's make Christmas all about vampires and '50s ad agencies! We've got gifts for Mad Men enthusiasts, True Blood fangbangers and anyone goo goo for Lady Gaga. Caution: You're gonna want most of this stuff for yourself. » 12/15/10 3:50pm 12/15/10 3:50pm