Strange New Worlds Is Classic Star Trek at Its Best

Image: Paramount It is a strange feeling to get excited about a show I technically don’t care about. Or at least I shouldn’t. Star Trek is a franchise that I’ve never been particularly into, and what I know about it has mainly been gleaned by osmosis during 20 years of covering nerd news. It was … Read more

Star Trek Picard Season 3 Loses Several Main Cast Members

Picard’s circle of friends is shrinking in season three.Image: Paramount Star Trek: Picard’s second season finale was a bananas trip, messily running around trying to bring closure to the show’s remaining plot threads while throwing out some wild Hail Marys for the show’s future. But in the wake of its release, one weird trend has … Read more

Doctor Strange 2 Trailer Confirms Captain Carter, Professor X

A new glimpse of Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness has dropped, perhaps by accident. Although we’ve already seen plenty of the movie, this new 10-second trailer still has something new to show us. Check out the new spot, published by Marvel Studios Canada, below, but if you’re trying to keep yourself free of … Read more

Picard Recap—Season 2 Episode 9 “Hide and Seek”

Who thought the fate of the Federation would rest on an old man playing hide and seek with the Borg?Image: Paramount Star Trek: Picard’s second season had a lot to wrap up coming into its last two episodes. As the threat of the Borg Queen and Q’s own 2024 shenanigans merged into an unholy matrimony … Read more

Where to Watch Every Star Trek Show

There’s quite frankly a LOT of boldly going going on.Gif: Paramount Trying to keep track of what Star Trek is coming right now feels like trying to stop a tribble from procreating. Before even more new series get announced, here’s our guide of when to expect all the new Star Trek shows, the returns of … Read more

Sam Raimi on Possible Spider-Man Return, Doctor Strange, Marvel

Screenshot: YouTube Sam Raimi’s Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness is on the way, and we get more excited with each trailer that drops for a glimpse at what’s coming in Marvel Studios’ highly anticipated reunion with the director. To celebrate ticket release day, Raimi chatted with Fandango to tease what to expect in … Read more

Sci-Fi, Horror, and Fantasy Movie Anniversaries: Spring 2022

Iconic films abound in this round of film anniversaries.Image: Various Birthdays come every year, but since your favorite films only celebrate landmark anniversaries every so often, we like to acknowledge them here at io9. And so, just as we did last year, every few months we’re going to let you know which major sci-fi, fantasy, … Read more

Picard Season 2 Episode 2 Recap: “Penance”

Jean-Luc confronts an old frenemy.Image: Paramount Last week’s Star Trek: Picard season two premiere barreled along into a new tone, a new feel, and a level of confidence in what it wants from its titular hero in a way the first season rarely failed to muster. That confidence continues thoroughly in its second episode, which … Read more

Deadpool Possibly Spotted In Doctor Strange In The Multiverse Of Madness Poster

There were many surprises in the newest trailer for Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, but one thing fans may have overlooked in the film’s poster is the appearance of Ryan Reynold’s Deadpool. Ever since Disney acquired 20th Century Fox and its catalog of Marvel movies, fans have wanted to see Deadpool interact with … Read more

Picard Set Shuts Down After Covid-19 Outbreak

Soji (Isa Briones) and Picard (Patrick Stewart) could be social distancing a little more in this season one scene.Image: CBS Season two of Star Trek series Picard is set to arrive on Paramount+ next month, but the show’s still in production, keeping to a schedule structured to film seasons two and three back to back. … Read more