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A Star Wars Resistance Producer Answers Your Burning Questions After the Season One Finale A Star Wars Resistance Producer Answers Your Burning Questions After the Season One Finale

The first season of Star Wars Resistance ended Sunday night with a dogfight for the ages. Kaz and his friends took to the skies in an all-out battle to liberate the Colossus from the First Order, all while being mindful that the galaxy as they know it has completely changed with the recent destruction of the New…

Captive State's Backstory Was Fueled by More Great Sci-Fi Ideas Than the Film Could Contain Captive State's Backstory Was Fueled by More Great Sci-Fi Ideas Than the Film Could Contain

Just because your movie is about the aftermath of an alien invasion doesn’t mean you ignore the alien invasion. In fact, Captive State co-writer and director Rupert Wyatt has a very, very clear idea of how the off-screen alien invasion before the events of his film went down. It mirrors how he believes an invasion…

io9 March Madness: What's the Best Sci-Fi/Fantasy Film of the Past Decade? io9 March Madness: What's the Best Sci-Fi/Fantasy Film of the Past Decade?

For sports fans, the best part of March is filling out brackets. But what to do if you love filling out brackets but don’t care about college basketball? You come right here because io9 has got you covered.

Captive State Is Not the Sci-Fi Movie You Think It Is  Captive State Is Not the Sci-Fi Movie You Think It Is 

The most intriguing thing about Rupert Wyatt’s new film, Captive State, is that unlike most sci-fi films, it picks up after an alien invasion. It’s the story of a world where aliens invaded, humanity lost, and now they are our rulers. Of course, in that scenario, some people would want to rise up and fight the…

Open Channel: What Childhood Toy Do You Wish You Still Had? Open Channel: What Childhood Toy Do You Wish You Still Had?

Most people collect toys for nostalgia. Sure, there’s money to be made doing it, but money can’t buy a ticket back to your childhood to relive the memories of pretending to be in a far-off land, saving the universe, or falling in love with a bunch of Barbies or Transformers.

J.K. Rowling Adds More Fuel to the Dumbledore/Grindelwald Fire  J.K. Rowling Adds More Fuel to the Dumbledore/Grindelwald Fire 

The upcoming Blu-ray release of Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald features some choices quotes from writer J.K. Rowling and director David Yates regarding the are-they/aren’t-they relationship between Albus Dumbledore and Gellert Grindelwald.

These Pop Culture Mini-Portraits Are Truly a Sight to Behold  These Pop Culture Mini-Portraits Are Truly a Sight to Behold 

Size matters, especially in the world of pop culture art. Collectors can only buy and display so many full size movie posters before running out of wall space. And once that happens, their eyes may turn to smaller, but equally awesome pieces. Lots of artists’ work fits that bill—but a new, up-and-coming talent has his…

The Chinese Shazam Trailer Is Packed With Hilarious Spoilers The Chinese Shazam Trailer Is Packed With Hilarious Spoilers

Here’s a problem fans probably didn’t think they’d run into with Shazam: It just suffered the evil fate of being a comedy.

Cobra Kai Continues to Give Us the Karate Kid Nostalgia We Crave in the Season 2 Premiere Cobra Kai Continues to Give Us the Karate Kid Nostalgia We Crave in the Season 2 Premiere

The first season of Cobra Kai was basically the perfect five-hour Karate Kid sequel, and, if the first two episodes of season two are any indication, that’s only going to continue.

These Gorgeous Game of Thrones Storyboards Offer Just a Glimpse of a Massive New Book These Gorgeous Game of Thrones Storyboards Offer Just a Glimpse of a Massive New Book

As Game of Thrones comes to an end, many of us find ourselves looking back to the beginning. Why did the show become so huge? What were our favorite moments? How did it all happen? Like the show itself, those are rather large questions, but the “how” is getting a suitably large answer in a new book.

Game of Thrones' Amazing Prosthetics Get a Well-Deserved Spotlight in This Video Tribute Game of Thrones' Amazing Prosthetics Get a Well-Deserved Spotlight in This Video Tribute

There are certainly many, many things to celebrate on Game of Thrones. The grandiose directing, sharp writing, intense performances, and gorgeous costumes are just a few elements that come to mind. But one that probably doesn’t get instantly recognized is the prosthetic work.

Every Sci-Fi Movie Should Have a VHS Trailer Like This One for Prospect Every Sci-Fi Movie Should Have a VHS Trailer Like This One for Prospect

The new sci-fi film Prospect is finally available on-demand, and to celebrate, the filmmakers cut a trailer worthy of its low-budget, high-concept aesthetic.

A Former Gambit Director Has One Explanation Why the X-Men Movie Still Hasn't Happened A Former Gambit Director Has One Explanation Why the X-Men Movie Still Hasn't Happened

Gambit has never received the jolt of energy it needs to make it to theaters. Channing Tatum has been attached to the X-Men film for years, and Fox has given the film multiple release dates. But, in that time, three directors have boarded and subsequently left the project, with the latest rumor being that Tatum…

The First Order Just Changed the Course of History on Star Wars Resistance The First Order Just Changed the Course of History on Star Wars Resistance

The moment Star Wars Resistance finally crossed over with The Force Awakens changed everything for both stories. In the movie, when Starkiller Base destroyed the planets of the New Republic, the Resistance realized it was all on its own. At the same time, on Star Wars Resistance, Kazuda Xiono just watched the same…

Jordan Peele's Us Just Premiered at SXSW, Here's What People Thought Jordan Peele's Us Just Premiered at SXSW, Here's What People Thought

One of 2019's most anticipated films, Jordan Peele’s Us, just had its world premiere at South by Southwest in Austin, Texas and already the reactions are popping up online.

For Your Convenience, a Captain Marvel Spoiler Discussion Zone For Your Convenience, a Captain Marvel Spoiler Discussion Zone

Captain Marvel, the last stop on the journey to Avengers: Endgame, is finally here. That means it’s time to talk spoilers. There are a lot of them—so, below, you’ll find a place to safely chat about them with the entire io9 community.

The Twilight Zone Continues to Explore Whether a Cast Can Be Too Good The Twilight Zone Continues to Explore Whether a Cast Can Be Too Good

With the upcoming Twilight Zone reboot keeping the anthology structure of the original series, actors can join without a long commitment. It’s a few weeks to make their episode and then that’s it. Which is a small part of why, with every single piece of casting you read, the show keeps sounding so unbelievably…

Marvel Finally Learned What GMG Has Known All Along: Ginger Cats Are Great Marvel Finally Learned What GMG Has Known All Along: Ginger Cats Are Great

With the release of Captain Marvel, the Marvel Cinematic Universe is about to get a brand new star. No, not just the kick-ass superhero of the title, but a cat named Goose.

The First Reactions to Shazam Signal Another Win for DC The First Reactions to Shazam Signal Another Win for DC

The next film in the DC Universe, Shazam, won’t open until April 5, but Warner Bros. decided to show it to critics early. Why? To hopefully build some buzz and anticipation for the film using social media. It’s a gamble, to be sure—but judging from a large majority of the reactions, it’s a gamble that paid off.

The Cobra Kai Season 2 Trailer Is Filled With Karate Kids New and Old The Cobra Kai Season 2 Trailer Is Filled With Karate Kids New and Old

Cobra Kai season two will come crane-kicking into your hearts on April 24, and the first trailer is here.

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