“The Quest”: A Fantasy Reality Show

The Quest on ABC

The Quest debuted on ABC tonight, a new breed of reality show that’s part reality, part competition, and part live action role-playing.

Did you watch The Quest? What did you think?

Phoenix Fans: Enter to Win Passes to TMNT

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2014)

Slice of SciFi fans and listeners in the Phoenix area can enter a drawing to win a chance to see an advance screening of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles!

Marvel Movie Slate Updated at SDCC

Marvel Studios logo

While the upcoming release dates for Marvel Cinematic Universe Phase 2 and Phase 3 films were announced earlier this year, many fans had hoped that a list of titles to go along with those dates would be announced at the Marvel panel at Comic-Con International.

Alas, the teasing and speculation will continue for a while longer.

“Once Upon A Time” Adds “Frozen” Princesses

Once Upon a Time S4

Anna and Elsa from Disney’s hit Frozen will find themselves in Storybrooke when Season 4 of Once Upon A Time unfolds on September 28.

“STEM Journals” Wins Two Telly Awards

STEM Journals

Science celebrity Geoff Notkin will hit the road this week to film new episodes of STEM Journals with an added bounce in his step: the educational TV series, which Notkin hosts, was recently awarded two 2014 Tellys, honoring the very best in film and video production.

“Class of Nuke ‘Em High” Limited Edition Soundtrack Release

Class of Nuke Em High

Troma’s Class of Nuke ‘Em High never had an official soundtrack released, and their fans have been asking for one since 1986. The day they’ve been waiting for is finally here.

“Intruders”: Extended Trailer from BBC America

Intruders on BBC America

New on BBC America, Intruders is a contemporary, chilling, paranormal tale about a secret society devoted to chasing immortality by seeking refuge in the bodies of others, set in the moody Pacific Northwest.

Reviewing “Dawn of the Planet of the Apes”

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

SLICEnews movie critics Noah Richman and Daren Gulsvig are at it again with their brutal honest assessment of… that box office smash with a very long title.

Watch and learn if they give it Opposable Thumbs Up or Down…

Phoenix Listeners: Enter to Win Passes to “Hercules”

Hercules (2014)

Slice of SciFi fans and listeners in the Phoenix area can enter a drawing to win a chance to see an advance screening of Hercules!

A special IMAX 3D advance screening is being held at AMC Desert Ridge, on Wednesday July 24th, 6pm, and 10 lucky Slice fans will receive a pair of passes each — all you have to do is enter for a chance to win. Winners will be notified via email by Gofobo and each winner will receive a code to download your passes.

Feature Shorts: “Nibble” Creator Greg Bellavia

Slice of SciFi Shorts: Nibble

Slice of SciFi host Emma Green is joined by Greg Bellavia to discuss his Short Film, “Nibble”. Greg wrote, directed and edited the film plus wore many other hats to see his creation come to fruition. Emma garners really useful tips during the conversation intended to help upcoming Short Film creators learn from Greg’s first hand experience.

“The Human Race” Signed Poster Giveaway

The Human Race (2014)

The Human Race, from XLrator Media, will be available on DVD on July 22, and 2 Slice of SciFi listeners and readers have a chance to win a poster!

The poster is signed by cast members Eddie McGee, Paul McCarthy-Boyington and Richard Gale, and director Paul Hough.

The Pain of “Transformers”

Transformers: Age of Extinction

Noah Richman and Daren Gulsvig return to give Slice of SciFi listeners their thoughts on Transformers: Age of Extinction. It’s definitely not pretty.

Original “Batman” Stars to Unveil DVD Details at SDCC

Batman TV series

Warner Bros. Home Entertainment will officially unveil the details of its highly-anticipated November 2014 release of “Batman: The Complete Television Series” at a Comic-Con International panel -– featuring special guests Adam West, Burt Ward and Julie Newmar -– on Thursday, July 24 from 6:00-7:00pm in Hall H.

Imagine Science Film Festival Late Submissions Still Open

Imagine Science 2014 submissions

This year’s festival will explore TIME in all its variants: timelapse film, the age of the universe, time travel, geologic time, nanosecond-scale subatomic interactions, the genetics of aging, and much much more.

“Pacific Rim 2″ Gets Greenlight from Legendary

Pacific Rim

Those of us who fell in love with Pacific Rim now have more cause for celebration and joy — there will be a sequel, and plans for an animated TV series are also on the board.