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Big Finish Is Reviving Doctor Who's Infamous First Companion Kill Big Finish Is Reviving Doctor Who's Infamous First Companion Kill

Despite dozens of heroes from across time and space venturing in and out of the TARDIS doors, not a lot of Doctor Who’s companions have actually left via the grim exit of death itself. You might cast your mind back to someone like Adric, but the first companion kill goes back much further...and is about to come back…

Syfy's Latest Fantasy Acquisition Is Seanan McGuire's Wayward Children Series Syfy's Latest Fantasy Acquisition Is Seanan McGuire's Wayward Children Series

Syfy just keeps nabbing new material for its production pipeline, but unlike everything from Deadly Class to Resident Alien, the network’s latest adaptation comes from the pages of novellas rather than comic books: Seanan McGuire’s Wayward Children series.

Transformers Producer Hints That Maybe No One Learned Anything From Bumblebee After All Transformers Producer Hints That Maybe No One Learned Anything From Bumblebee After All

Did you love Bumblebee for its refreshing take on the Transformers movie universe—and by “refreshing take,” I mean “the fact that it was good”? Well, bad news.

In the First Chilling Adventures of Sabrina Season 2 Trailer, the Teenage Witch Embraces Her Dark Side  In the First Chilling Adventures of Sabrina Season 2 Trailer, the Teenage Witch Embraces Her Dark Side 

Sabrina’s learned that, despite some allusions to the contrary, sometimes it’s good to be bad.

Updates From The Batman, Pet Sematary, and More Updates From The Batman, Pet Sematary, and More

Production on Matt Reeves’ Affleck-less The Batman could begin this year. Supergirl’s surprise new addition last night will be sticking around for a while. There are yet even more murmurings about a potential Diablo TV show. Plus, get a look at Mento on Doom Patrol, and production on the Riverdale spinoff begins.…

Nothing Can Stop Captain Marvel's Cat-Based Domination, and More Purrfect Toys This Week Nothing Can Stop Captain Marvel's Cat-Based Domination, and More Purrfect Toys This Week

Welcome back to Toy Aisle, io9's regular round up of the best and brightest in wallet-emptying goodness on the internet. This week: Goose’s thrall over us all tightens its furry grip, Netflix’s new Tokusatsu star gets an incredible figure, and we’re up, up and away with TV’s Supergirl. Check it out!

The Latest Captain Marvel Funko Pops Are Motherflerken Petrifying The Latest Captain Marvel Funko Pops Are Motherflerken Petrifying

Whether you love or loathe the homogenized, big-head-and-black-eyed stylization of Funko Pops, there’s something you’re probably going to be united on here: The latest figures they’ve made for Captain Marvel are a goddamn nightmare.

The Physicality of Black Panther's M'Baku Almost Cost Winston Duke His Us Role The Physicality of Black Panther's M'Baku Almost Cost Winston Duke His Us Role

Black Panther shot Winston Duke to the stars, thanks to his immense presence— not just his scene-stealing swagger, but the fact that he is literally six-foot-five and 230 pounds. But the physicality that made M’Baku such a commanding presence in Black Panther was almost too much for Jordan Peele to imagine Duke in Us.

Holy Rocket Raccoon! James Gunn Is Back on Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 [Updated] Holy Rocket Raccoon! James Gunn Is Back on Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 [Updated]

Months after a manufactured controversy about crude tweets saw Disney eject Gunn from the third movie in his Marvel cosmic series, Marvel Studios has confirmed that, shockingly, the director will return after all.

There Are 432 Minutes of Game of Thrones Left There Are 432 Minutes of Game of Thrones Left

HBO has officially confirmed the runtime of Game of Thrones’ final season. Across six episodes, fans have just 432 minutes left to spend with Jon, Dany, and the rest of Westeros. Prepare yourselves...accordingly?

Updates From Alien's Anniversary Shorts, the Jay & Silent Bob Reboot, and More Updates From Alien's Anniversary Shorts, the Jay & Silent Bob Reboot, and More

The cast and crew of Pet Sematary discuss Stephen King’s beloved book. More of The 100 might be on the way. Plus, new posters for Shazam and The Curse of La Llorona, what’s to come on Deadly Class and Supernatural, and more. Spoilers, away!

Star Trek: Discovery's War Against Section 31 Just Got a Whole Lot Messier—and a Bit Less Interesting Star Trek: Discovery's War Against Section 31 Just Got a Whole Lot Messier—and a Bit Less Interesting

Tonight’s Star Trek: Discovery made very clear what the major conflict of the rest of this season is going to be about. But in doing so, it seems to have sidestepped an altogether far more interesting conflict that’s already been brewing for most of the season.

Tracing the MCU Timeline of That Important Captain Marvel Artifact Tracing the MCU Timeline of That Important Captain Marvel Artifact

Aside from the fact that it stars Carol Danvers, a hero we know will team up with the Avengers in Endgame next month, Captain Marvel’s wider connections to the Marvel Cinematic Universe don’t really become clear until quite a bit into the movie. If you’ve got questions about it, we’re here to help.

Marvel Updates Avengers: Endgame Poster to Put Danai Gurira Among the Top Stars Marvel Updates Avengers: Endgame Poster to Put Danai Gurira Among the Top Stars

Alongside this morning’s ginormous Avengers: Endgame trailer, Marvel released the brand new theatrical poster for the movie. Fans, being the eagle-eyed clue-scourers they are, quickly pored over every one of its details, and found something they thought was pretty strange: Danai Gurira’s name missing from the top…

A Fan Made Attempt to Create HD Deep Space Nine, Using Machine Learning A Fan Made Attempt to Create HD Deep Space Nine, Using Machine Learning

The process of making it a possibility is so demanding, we may never get a full, official HD release of Star Trek: Deep Space Nine. But while we wait for documentary What We Left Behind to piece together clips of its own, one fan is turning to the power of machine learning to try and make the seemingly impossible…

Everything We Learned in Our Latest Look at Avengers: Endgame

The new trailer for Avengers: Endgame is here, and it’s brought a friend in the form of the current queen of the box office, Carol Danvers. But it’s also given us the teeniest of new glimpses at the ultimate culmination of the Avengers’ grand battle against Thanos. Here’s what we managed to spot amidst the ruins.

Titans Has Found Its Slade Wilson Titans Has Found Its Slade Wilson

The Picard show adds another mysterious main cast member. Get a look at how Alien is celebrating its 40th anniversary. John Carpenter’s Syfy anthology is no more. Plus, the Pirates of the Caribbean reboot may have a new writer, and get ready for Gemini Man to maybe mess with your eyes. Spoilers, go!

Star Trek: Discovery Could Revive The Next Generation's Famous Unisex Dress Star Trek: Discovery Could Revive The Next Generation's Famous Unisex Dress

Star Trek might primarily be about scientific exploration and the joys (and perils) of space travel, but it’s also occasionally about the future of fashion. From wacky interpretations of alien looks to the uniforms of our Starfleet heroes, debates around design and fashion have long been a part of the series, with …

The CW's Batwoman Pilot Is Actually Set Before Her Crossover Appearance The CW's Batwoman Pilot Is Actually Set Before Her Crossover Appearance

Before Batwoman truly begins, we’ll actually head back to before we first met her.

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