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Star Trek: Picard’s Latest Guest Star Momentarily Broke My Brain

Star Trek: Picard is a show that takes us further into the franchise’s future than any previous Trek series before it (well, until Discovery takes the crown by a century or nine). But it’s also a show about familiar faces, and catching us up on beloved characters. So much so, that one guest star in this week’s episode almost felt like an uncanny, unintentional throwback. Read More >>

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Get 2 Months of Now TV’s Entertainment Pass for a Quid

Now TV's having a flash sale, and they've cut the price of their Entertainment Pass from £8.99 a month to one British pound for two whole months. Read More >>

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8 Sci-Fi and Fantasy Books to Read (or Re-Read) Before Their Adaptations Hit the Screen

While we generally stick to recommending new books, there are tonnes of older sci-fi and fantasy books worth your time – including those with the added interest of television or movie adaptations on the way. Here are eight titles you should add to your read (or re-read) list; if you really want an even 10, go ahead and throw Dune and The Stand on there too. Read More >>

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Netflix’s Spooky Locke & Key is What Happens When You Reimagine Modern Fairy Tales

The fact that Netflix’s adaptation of Joe Hill and Gabriel Rodríguez’s Locke & Key exists years after multiple failed attempts at bringing a series based on the comic books to different TV networks is a testament to the fact that the story of the Locke family has always been a fascinating one. It’s immediately apparent how much of the source material’s been reimagined for live action, because as much as Locke & Key honours the comics, it often feels as if the series’ creators approached the show with the intention of making it accessible to a much broader audience. Read More >>

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The UK May Not Get Every Episode of the Mandalorian When Disney+ Launches

So The Mandalorian began its 'broadcast' schedule back in November when Disney+ first launched, with new episodes each week for the entirety of the series' eight episode run. Obviously the UK didn't get any official way of watching this, and neither did most of the world, which is probably why the show ended up near the top of the year's piracy charts. Read More >>

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Meet the Stars of Clone Wars’ Imminent Return, the Bad Batch

Disney has released a new teaser for the premiere episode of The Clone Wars imminent return next week, and... well, honestly I just don’t know what to tell you. It’s Clone Wars. It’s more Clone Wars. What else do you need? Read More >>

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Netflix’s New Masters of the Universe Anime Has Basically Every Voice Actor You Love

Kevin Smith’s upcoming anime series based on the beloved Mattel franchise is set to continue the story of He-Man and the other Masters of the Universe in their ongoing quest to protect the planet of Eternia and the rest of the cosmos from Skeletor and his evil forces. Now we know just who all is going to be lending their voices to the project to make this all possible. Read More >>

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Star Trek: Picard Gives Us a Tale of Two Very Different Romulans, and Picard’s Hubris

Star Trek: Picard may have finally begun its quest in earnest last week, but Jean-Luc is not quite done navigating the mistakes of his post-Starfleet past. “Absolute Candor” provides that aplenty in the form of another new crewmember for team Picard – one who draws interesting parallels to one of the show’s current threats. Read More >>

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Stranger Things Season 4’s First Teaser Reveals a Surprising Return

You can’t keep this American hero down. Stranger Things has released its first look at its fourth season, bringing us to Russia (with love) as the international showdown over control of the Upside Down escalates. And there’s someone you might recognize working on the rail line. Read More >>

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With Our Delightfully Nerdy Valentine’s Day Cards, You Can Become a Clan of 2

Love is in the air as Valentine’s Day is just around the corner (and right before a holiday weekend)! To celebrate this most romantic/horniest of days, we present a collection of nerdy Valentines – featuring cameos from the Mandalorian, Jean-Luc Picard, Harley Quinn, and, of course...a Witcher in a tub. Read More >>

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Gugu Mbatha-Raw is Joining the MCU in Disney+ Series Loki

Even if the Disney+ show Loki was just Tom Hiddleston talking for eight hours, fans probably would have loved it anyway. But it’s obviously going to be way more than that. The cast continues to grow and its latest addition might be the best one yet. Read More >>

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Star Trek: Picard’s Showrunner Opens Up About the Sunglasses and Swears

Star Trek: Picard is in the midst of its dynamic debut season and fans have noticed a few, well, interesting choices the series has made so far. Showrunner Michael Chabon is breaking down the intent behind the F-bombs, earbuds, and sunglasses, and diving into the history of Star Trek on network television and human history as a whole. Read More >>

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EE is Giving All its Pay Monthly Customers Six Months of Free BritBox

EE has all sorts of perks these days, many of them involving free subscriptions to streaming services that you may or may not have any interest in. Well now there's another one which will be great if you like watching classic Doctor Who or binging Downton Abbey non-stop: BritBox. Read More >>

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5 Sort-of Romantic But Definitely Nerdy Movies to Stream for Valentine’s Day

Most folks can content themselves with swooning over The Notebook, but nerdy genre fans might want a little time-jumping or severed limbs or robots to go along with their romantic movies. We’ve scoured the big streaming services to find 10 geeky movies all about love, just in time for Valentine’s Day viewing. Read More >>