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The third Wolverine movie may have found its villains. Wesley Snipes is up for more Blade. Robert Kirkman discusses the fear of Outcast and whether or not Walking Dead and Fear the Walking Dead will ever cross over. Plus, new footage from Warcraft and X-Men Apocalypse. Spoilers Now!Read more...

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Dreams are real once again! The Ghibli Museum in Tokyo’s Mitaka has a Catbus from the classic anime My Neighbor Totoro. Until now, only children (children, ha!) could get in the Catbus. But this July, there will be a Catbus that adults can also board. Thank goodness. Read more...

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Fans of Magic: The Gathering have traveled long and far in their imaginations as they play and react to cards of various people, places, and things. Now, the company has taken one of those places and made it into a stunning, collectible poster.Read more...

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Is there anything better than the legs on Antony the ant here? Because we submit that there is not. Read more...

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“There’s no clown coming!” a frantic mom realizes during her kid’s birthday party. No problem—Dad to the rescue, grabbing a costume he randomly finds in a dusty trunk. But that’s no clown suit... it’s the skin of a demon, and it can’t be removed. Slowly, it begins to turn the wearer into a rainbow-wigged monster.Read more...

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From the maker of Minions and the director of The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, here comes an animated film in which animals of all shapes and sizes compete in a singing competition like American Idol. Ladies and gentleman, here’s a new trailer for Sing.Read more...

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When the reveal of DC Comics’ post-apocalyptic reboot of Scooby-Doo hit months ago, it featured images of Fred carrying a Big Freakin’ Gun, Velma holding a bizarre gamepad, and Shaggy wearing a lumbersexual-style waxed mustache and beard. Fans everywhere went “ruh-roh” upon seeing the cover for Scooby Apocalypse #1. Don’t worry; the story inside is much better than the cover implies.Read more...

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Joss Whedon is done with Marvel. After Avengers: Age of Ultron, the writer/director gladly stepped back from his place in the Marvel Cinematic Universe to do his own thing. But apparently there is something he would come back for: the opportunity to direct a female-driven superhero movie.Read more...

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We live in a time where it is easier than ever to complain about a plot development you don’t like. Writers, directors, creators—they’re all asked constantly about the deaths of their characters, but they all have their reasons. It’s just some are more acceptable than others.Read more...

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Spider-Man is one of our greatest superheroes, both because he’s got a great story and because of his fantastic supporting cast. Say whatever you want about Spidey, but the fact he comes with characters like Venom, Green Goblin, Electro and others is a huge part of his legacy—and now,you can celebrate all of those characters and more in one poster.Read more...

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It’s common knowledge that nearly a decade ago, we almost got Justice League Mortal, a DC team-up movie that would’ve been helmed by Mad Max director George Miller . The script has been floating around the internet for a while now, but listening to it being read by a full cast—not the original cast, sadly—really lets you imagine what might have been.Read more...

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The amount of things that go into making a movie work is almost unfathomable. One that very often gets overlooked, though, is sound—not music, sound. Every snap, crackle, and pop in a movie has been expertly crafted and this new supercut of sound in Star Wars: The Force Awakens provides just a taste.Read more...

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Earlier this year , John Scalzi announced that his next book would be coming out in 2017, and now we finally know what it is: a brand new space opera called The Collapsing Empire.Read more...

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If you read our report from the set of Star Trek Beyond , you may have wondered why there weren’t quotes from Zachary Quinto. That’s because while Quinto was filming as Spock, he wasn’t talking to the media... in honor of Leonard Nimoy, who never did interviews while in character. And that’s just the start of how Nimoy’s passing is impacting Star Trek Beyond.Read more...

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You probably can’t get away with watching movies at your desk all day at work. But since most websites are still totally acceptable, warm up your scrolling finger, and go to town on this incredible fan tribute that sees the entire original Star Wars: A New Hope turned into one long scrollable schematic.Read more...

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In the second wave of X-Men movies, Jennifer Lawrence’s Mystique hasn’t really been the antagonist she is in the comics—hell, in Apocalypse she’s the one leading the next generation of Mutants into battle . Comics diehards have grumbled about this for a while, but they have a surprising little ally: Lawrence’s own nephew.Read more...

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The trailers for Disney Pixar’s Finding Dory have been really good so far; they evoke the feelings of the 2003 original while providing some nice steps forward. This new trailer, though, uses some iconic music and new footage to really tug on those heartstrings, a lot more than the others.Read more...

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The biggest digital storefront for comics just announced a new flat-rate service that lets users read through thousands of stories for $6/month.Read more...

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When last we left the post-apocalyptic town of Wayward Pines, a group of violent teens had taken charge after a devastating invasion of “abbies,” monsters that rule the earth in the distant future. With season two premiering tomorrow, May 25, we talked to new showrunner Mark Friedman about what to expect.Read more...

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If Netflix wasn’t already the most essential streaming service before, it probably will be soon. (Well, essential for those of us too lazy and/or strapped for cash to go buy our own copies.)Read more...

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He’s back to fix what he started. The director, co-writer, and composer of the original 1978 horror movie, John Carpenter, is returning to the franchise he created, and will executive produce the tenth Halloween film.Read more...

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A Black Panther casting call alleges a veritable who’s who of comic book characters will be in the film. The screenwriters of Infinity War tease even more characters being in the film. Plus, an update on Shazam, new teases for the season finales of Arrow and Flash, and new footage from Preacher. Spoilers Get!Read more...

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Gillian Anderson is, in many ways (including “all of them”), a delight. And yet somehow she has managed to out-delight herself by setting up her own Tumblr. I shit you not, it’s called Chewie’s Girlfriend.Read more...

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The current season of Game of Thrones has been pretty stunning. Every single episode has been filled with twists and shocking moments, and we’ve still got a bunch to go. For artist Fernando Reza, that means he’s got much more work to do.Read more...

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Mike Mignola’s Hellboy “Mignolaverse” is filled with tons of delightful characters—but there’s something especially great about the adventures of old-timey pulp hero Lobster Johnson, whose latest series sees him battling giant robots in the heart of New York. To celebrate, we sat down with writer John Arcudi to discuss Lobster’s new adventures.Read more...

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