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Carbon and Dust Fitness RPG Mixes Role-Playing, Exercise, and Kicking Ass in Space

By now, about 80 per cent of people have already given up on their New Year’s resolutions. Luckily, resolutions don’t mean crap and you can try to reach your goal again whenever the hell you want. For those who’ve been wanting to work on their physical health, Darebee has released its highly-anticipated space opera fitness role-playing game, Carbon and Dust, which by the way is totally free. Read More >>

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Black Mirror Just Ruined My Marriage

Over the course of just a few seasons, Black Mirror has ruined social media, political engagement, augmented reality, nerd culture, video gaming, and basically everything else—so of course love would be next. This Valentine’s Day, Black Mirror’s new social media campaign brings its True Love Test to the real world, which has given my nuptials an “expiry date.” Now, to break the bad news to the cat. Read More >>

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Kung Fury is Getting a Sequel, Starring Michael Fassbender

Prepare for the return of laser raptors, gun-toting vikings, and time travelling to kill a kung fu-obsessed Adolf Hitler. Cult sensation Kung Fury is coming back with a feature-length sequel, and Michael Fassbender is leading the team. Read More >>

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This Crayfish Has Mutated Into a Super-Gross Tribble Nightmare

Imagine an animal that can reproduce at a rate not unlike Star Trek’sclassic Tribbles—because it’s actually cloning itself. This stranger-than-fiction monstrosity is worse than a scifi horror, because it’s entirely real. Read More >>

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Report: The Netflix Deal Saved Cloverfield Paradox From Being a Total Disaster

A new report shows Netflix may have paid at least $50 million to secure the rights to The Cloverfield Paradox, a move that reportedly kept Paramount happy and managed to rescue a film that was in danger of collapsing at the box office. Read More >>

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Will We Ever Be Able to Upload a Mind to a New Body?

In Altered Carbon, the body no longer matters. As one character quipped: “You shed it like a snake sheds its skin.” That’s because the human consciousness has been digitised, and can be moved between bodies—both real and synthetic. Read More >>

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Westworld Is One of Six Parks, and Here’s a Peek at the Next One

A newly discovered website for HBO’s Westworld confirms that Delos has five other parks under its belt, and we think we know which one we’re heading to next season. Read More >>

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Final Stargate Origins Trailer Shows That ‘Eureka, the Stargate Actually Works!’

The full-length trailer is here for the upcoming prequel series, Stargate Origins, showing original film character Catherine Langford (Ellie Gall) as she discovers the true nature of the mysterious gate that’s spawned countless hours of film and television. Her professor father, who first discovered the gate, is accosted by a Nazi occultist, so it’s up to Catherine and two soldiers to journey into the unknown to save him. And if you thought unknown meant “through the Stargate,” I’ve got some good news for you... Read More >>

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Ant-Man and the Wasp Trailer Finally Puts Hope in the Middle of the (Tiny) Action

The first trailer for Ant-Man and the Wasp is here, and I couldn’t be happier that Paul Rudd is sharing the spotlight with the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s latest smaller-than-life hero, Evangeline Lilly’s The Wasp. Read More >>

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Oprah Winfrey and Reese Witherspoon Might Be Aliens

Oprah Winfrey and Reese Witherspoon are starring alongside Mindy Kaling as reality-shifting super-beings in the upcoming Disney film A Wrinkle in Time—but based on this latest photo series for Vanity Fair, they might also be actual extraterrestrials. Read More >>

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Jodie Whittaker Co-Designed Her Doctor Who Gear

As with every Doctor, it’s all about the look. Whether it’s a pinstripe suit, a hole-filled sweatshirt, or the fez-that-shall-not-be-named, there’s something about how the Doctor dresses that inspires love (and cosplay inspiration) among millions of fans. When Jodie Whittaker makes her Doctor Who debut she’ll be rocking a new look she helped create. Read More >>

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It’s Official: HBO’s Game of Thrones Doesn’t Come Back Until 2019

Looks like we’re going to have to wait for at least one more normal winter to pass before Game of Thrones’ super-winter arrives. HBO has confirmed the eighth and final season of Game of Thrones will air in 2019. Read More >>

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Stop What You’re Doing and Watch Black Mirror’s ‘USS Callister’

Ever since I heard Netflix’s Black Mirror was going to do a parody of Star Trek, with a focus on totalitarianism, a million ideas ran through my head. Was this going to be like Star Trek: Discovery, exploring the conflict between military might and scientific exploration—or, was it going to be the Mirror Universe brought to life, showing what a man like Captain Kirk would become if he’d been given more control? As it turns out, “USS Callister” was nothing like I expected, and it’s an absolute must-see. Read More >>

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Black Mirror Video Terrifyingly Reminds Us How Brutal 2017 Was

Black Mirror’s fourth season is now streaming, and they’re celebrating this latest collection of technological dystopian tales by showing us we don’t really need them...because we’re already living in a technological dystopia. THANKS, NETFLIX. Read More >>