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RIP Peter Allan Fields, One of the Minds Behind Some of Star Trek's Most Powerful Episodes RIP Peter Allan Fields, One of the Minds Behind Some of Star Trek's Most Powerful Episodes

Peter Allen Fields, the television screenwriter who helped bring some of the most iconic and dramatic chapters of The Next Generation and Deep Space Nine to life, has passed away.

A Brief History of Doctor Who's Missing Episodes A Brief History of Doctor Who's Missing Episodes

It’s hard to imagine that a franchise with such an important history as Doctor Who doesn’t have a complete archive of its journeys across time and space. But that’s been the case for Who since the ‘70s, and the impact of a controversial BBC program that impacted many shows of the ‘50s and ‘60s is still felt today.

Hasbro's My Little Pony Comic-Con Exclusive Is a Reminder That Time Changes All of Us Hasbro's My Little Pony Comic-Con Exclusive Is a Reminder That Time Changes All of Us

Everypony must bend to the sands of time. Even Twilight Sparkle.

J.J. Abrams Is Writing a Spider-Man Comic J.J. Abrams Is Writing a Spider-Man Comic

With his son. And teaming up with Ultimate Spider-Man artist and Miles Morales co-creator Sara Pichelli to do so.

Updates on Ghostbusters, the Kingsman Prequel, and More Updates on Ghostbusters, the Kingsman Prequel, and More

Cary Elwes joins the Black Christmas remake. Brace yourselves, a seventh Paranormal Activity is on the way. The Rain will return for one final season. Plus, what’s to come on Swamp Thing and Krypton, Daisy Ridley goes fantasy-horror, and Chucky claims his latest Toy Story victim. Spoilers away!

The Next Marvel Star Wars Miniseries Includes a Teeny Bit of Snoke Backstory The Next Marvel Star Wars Miniseries Includes a Teeny Bit of Snoke Backstory

Fans hoping to learn more about Supreme Leader Snoke before that minor incident of him getting sliced in half by a lightsaber in The Last Jedi, rejoice! But not that much.

This Harry Potter Mobile Game Trailer Is a Better Wizarding World Movie Than Fantastic Beasts

Not gonna lie: I can’t say I’m all that excited for Harry Potter: Wizards Unite, the new game from the people behind Pokémon Go that is basically Pokémon Go but with British wizards. But this launch trailer for the game really, really has me hankering for a modern Potter movie with this sort of premise.

Updates From Spider-Man: Far From Home, Titans, and More Updates From Spider-Man: Far From Home, Titans, and More

Peter Parker inducts Mysterio into the Avengers in new Spider-Man: Far From Home footage. Get your first look at Titans’ Superboy. Noah Centineo talks the responsibility of becoming He-Man. Plus, new clips from Child’s Play and Annabelle Comes Home, and filming begins on the next chapter of the Game of Thrones…

New Poll Finds People Are Excited About Robert Pattinson as Batman, But Screw That, They Forgot Adam West

How dare you, Hollywood Reporter and Morning Consult. How. Dare. You.

Why We Will Always Love the Humble Heroism of Captain Picard Why We Will Always Love the Humble Heroism of Captain Picard

“It’s for the children...I’m a role model,” Jean-Luc Picard awkwardly jokes when a Starfleet Admiral hailing the Enterprise notices the rainbow-colored “Captain Picard Day” banner in the background of their communique in “The Pegasus.” Twenty-four years after he first said it, it’s not just the kids aboard the …

Alex Kurtzman's Plan for More Star Trek Than Ever Before: Keep It Varied Alex Kurtzman's Plan for More Star Trek Than Ever Before: Keep It Varied

Star Trek: Discovery is already charting itself a bold new course going into season three. Picard is on the way. And that’s before we get to the animated shows and the seemingly zillions of other Star Trek projects in the works. In an age with more Trek than ever before, how does its architect plan on avoiding…

Alphabet Squadron Is the Closest Thing to an X-Wing Book Star Wars Has Had in Years, and I Love It Alphabet Squadron Is the Closest Thing to an X-Wing Book Star Wars Has Had in Years, and I Love It

When you announce a new Star Wars novel about a ragtag team of hypercompetent pilots, it’s hard not to immediately draw connections to Michael A. Stackpole and Aaron Allston’s work on some of the best Star Wars books of all time: the X-Wing series. Alphabet Squadron, this Disney-canon successor to the throne, is the…

Another Familiar Face Says They Could Be Back for the Next Ghostbusters Another Familiar Face Says They Could Be Back for the Next Ghostbusters

Rumors swirl about potential Shang-Chi casting. Ray Fisher doesn’t think he’s done as the DC movieverse’s Cyborg just yet. Get a look at what’s to come on The Handmaid’s Tale. Plus, new details on Pennyworth, and wild rumors about a new Justice League movie. Spoilers, assemble!

Batwoman's Beginnings and Arrow's End Start This October Batwoman's Beginnings and Arrow's End Start This October

Looking forward to basically every show in the DC-CWniverse except Legends of Tomorrow (although, why would you not look forward to Legends, you monster)? Then clear your October schedule, because you’re going to be very busy.

No, That Marvel Spider-Man Announcement Isn't a Spider-Man 4 Comic No, That Marvel Spider-Man Announcement Isn't a Spider-Man 4 Comic

Not all number fours are created equal. Not even all of them are fantastic. But a certain digit sent Marvel fans into a tizzy this weekend, only for it to be all for naught. Or maybe that should be four naught?

The Spice Girls Are the Power of Friendship in the Incredibly Sweary New Trailer for The Boys The Spice Girls Are the Power of Friendship in the Incredibly Sweary New Trailer for The Boys

Sporty, Scary, Posh, Baby, and Ginger—not just purveyors of pop perfection (or potential upcoming superheroic movie stars). Turns out, they’re valuable examples of leadership qualities... at least to the dysfunctional stars of Amazon’s adaptation of The Boys.

DC Universe's Titans Has Found Its Aqualad DC Universe's Titans Has Found Its Aqualad

There won’t be a new Pixar short in front of Toy Story 4. Peter Parker suits up a whole bunch in new Far From Home footage. Child’s Play’s weirdly hostile poster campaign reaches its inevitable conclusion. Jessica Parker Kennedy discusses the odds of her Flash return. Plus, what’s to come on Fear the Walking Dead.…

Action Figure Sarah Connor Has No Time For Your Bullshit, and the Rest of the Ass-Kicking Toys of the Week Action Figure Sarah Connor Has No Time For Your Bullshit, and the Rest of the Ass-Kicking Toys of the Week

Welcome back to Toy Aisle, io9's weekly gathering of all the action figures tempting our wallets on the internet lately. This week: a very tall dinosaur, D23 shows off an exclusive Woody, and Terminator: Dark Fate is already kicking off its merch cycle with a very badass Sarah Connor. Check it out!

Watch Han Solo Grow from Scoundrel to Hero in This Animated Star Wars Short

Thief. Smuggler. Racer. Hero of the Alliance. Father. Martyr. Han Solo is a lot of things across his Star Wars story, and this latest entry in the Galaxy of Adventures animated series captures it all pretty dang well.

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