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The Next Episode of Watchmen Will Give One of Its Most Interesting New Characters an Origin Story

The Next Episode of Watchmen Will Give One of Its Most Interesting New Characters an Origin Story

Part of what makes Watchmen so fascinating is its status as a sequel set many years in the wake of the seminal graphic novel. While that means we get to examine legacy characters like Laurie Blake and
This Is Not Your Parents' Fantasy Island

This Is Not Your Parents' Fantasy Island

Say the words “Fantasy Island” and most people think of Hervé Villechaize screaming about a plane. That’s because the actor did just that for seven years on the hit ABC show of the same name about an
How Disney's Imagineering Story Gives Incredible Insight to the World Behind the House of Mouse

How Disney's Imagineering Story Gives Incredible Insight to the World Behind the House of Mouse

Disney is a famously secretive company. It’s so secretive, in fact, that some of its biggest mysteries have elevated into legend. Have you heard there’s a basketball court inside the Matterhorn ride?
Here's Why Netflix Is Leaving Some Roku and Samsung Devices

Here's Why Netflix Is Leaving Some Roku and Samsung Devices

Netflix recently broke for a number of users, and the error message the company provided wasn’t entirely clear about why. Gizmodo spoke with the company about the incident, and Netflix offered more
The Batman Just Added an Intriguing New Character

The Batman Just Added an Intriguing New Character

This morning, news broke that newcomer Jayme Lawson was joining the cast of Matt Reeves’ The Batman. Who was she playing though? No one knew. Now we do.Read more...
Watchmen Isn't Being Written by Just White People, Thank Goodness

Watchmen Isn't Being Written by Just White People, Thank Goodness

Watchmen’s first episode bowled much of the audience over simply because of the matter-of-fact way that it presented us with a brutal, frank depiction of the Tulsa race riot and the way that black
The 10 Best Deals of November 1, 2019

The 10 Best Deals of November 1, 2019

We see a lot of deals around the web over on Kinja Deals, but these were our ten favorites today.Read more...
Terminator: Dark Fate's Stars on the Film's Direct Approach to Real-World Issues

Terminator: Dark Fate's Stars on the Film's Direct Approach to Real-World Issues

Terminator: Dark Fate may not be a box office success, but that’s not for a lack of boldness. Besides reinventing the long-running franchise in new and exciting ways, the story sprinkles in some harsh
Titans Is Really Leaning Into White Savior Complexes

Titans Is Really Leaning Into White Savior Complexes

Titans seemed like it was on the verge of backsliding into the narrative bad place after Dick Grayson revealed to his teammates that he, like Batman, has no issue lying to people who trust him. This
In 2015, Hamilton and The Force Awakens remixed essential American myths

In 2015, Hamilton and The Force Awakens remixed essential American myths

In 10 For The ’10s, The A.V. Club looks back at the decade that was: 10 essays about the media that defined the 2010s, one for every year from 2010 to 2019. Today: 2015, Hamilton, and Star Wars:
Anker’s Tiny New 18W USB-C Charger Just Got Its First Discount

Anker’s Tiny New 18W USB-C Charger Just Got Its First Discount

Anker PowerPort III Nano 18W USB-C Charger | $16 | AmazonRead more...
Chris Evans Says It Would 'Be a Shame to Sour' Captain America's MCU Ending by Bringing Steve Back

Chris Evans Says It Would 'Be a Shame to Sour' Captain America's MCU Ending by Bringing Steve Back

“You never say never,” was Chris Evans’ response to colleague Scarlett Johansson when she asked if he’d consider returning to the Marvel Cinematic Universe. But his feelings are actually a lot deeper
We Finally Know What Games Are Launching With Stadia

We Finally Know What Games Are Launching With Stadia

The launch of Stadia is only a week away, so it’s extremely surprising that we’re only learning about its launch titles now—after pre-orders have already happened. But given the list of games
The Last Jedi Helped J.J. Abrams Do Bolder Things on The Rise of Skywalker

The Last Jedi Helped J.J. Abrams Do Bolder Things on The Rise of Skywalker

Star Wars: The Force Awakens is a very fun film, but one of its most common critiques is that it essentially re-does A New Hope for a new generation—similar themes, similar arcs, similar aesthetics,
You're Damn Right Ms. Marvel, She-Hulk, and Moon Knight Will Be in the MCU Movies Too

You're Damn Right Ms. Marvel, She-Hulk, and Moon Knight Will Be in the MCU Movies Too

As the Marvel Cinematic Universe prepares for Phase 4 with The Eternals, a new crop of heroes are rising over on Disney’s soon-to-launch streaming service. But don’t take that to mean those characters
The First Trailer for Scoob Teases an Adorable Origin Story

The First Trailer for Scoob Teases an Adorable Origin Story

Our first fleeting glimpses at the new animated Scooby-Doo movie surprised us last week with how well it translated the look of the classic Hanna-Barbera cartoons into a modern CG aesthetic. But now
Machine of Death Is a Surprisingly Upbeat Storytelling Game About Murder

Machine of Death Is a Surprisingly Upbeat Storytelling Game About Murder

The 2010 book Machine of Death is a collection of short stories with a basic premise: with a simple test, anyone can find out how they’re going to die, but not when. It’s a clever premise that leads
Do a Trench Run With This X-Wing LEGO Set, Now Down To Its Black Friday Price

Do a Trench Run With This X-Wing LEGO Set, Now Down To Its Black Friday Price

LEGO Star Wars X-Wing Starfighter | $50 | WalmartRead more...
Updates From the Upcoming Halo TV Show, Arrow, and More

Updates From the Upcoming Halo TV Show, Arrow, and More

The seventh film in the Tremors franchise has found its cast. Blumhouse teases its horror-tinged take on Fantasy Island. The final ends of Arrow and Supernatural have been dated. Plus, what’s to come
Peak 'OK Boomer' Reached As Naruto Voice Actor Says It On Camera

Peak 'OK Boomer' Reached As Naruto Voice Actor Says It On Camera

Only a couple of weeks into the meme, we’ve already reached peak “OK boomer.” How do I know that? Someone got Naruto’s voice actor to say it at a convention this weekend, and frankly, I don’t think I
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