Shark Week 2014: Are You Ready?

Shark Week 2014

Today, SHARK WEEK, television’s longest running must-see summer TV event, returns to Discovery Channel. Building upon last year’s 11 shark-filled specials, a whopping 14 hours of brand new SHARK WEEK programs coupled with a live talk show each night gives this year’s SHARK WEEK the most number of programs and premiere hours ever featured in the event’s 27-year history.

Marsden To Star In “Westworld” Remake

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James Marsden will trade in his X-Men Cyclops mutant power for a six-gun in the upcoming HBO remake of Westworld.

“Man vs The Universe” — A Science Channel Miniseries

Man vs The Universe

Man Vs. The Universe is an epic three-part miniseries from Science Channel and Revelations Entertainment, the producers of the critically acclaimed, Emmy-Award nominated series Through the Wormhole with Morgan Freeman that unveils an unprecedented era of space exploration happening right now.

James Spader: From “Blacklist” to Ultron

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James Spader knows sci-fi, so it came as no surprise to his fans to learn that the man who daily hung out on a Boston office building balcony smoking big stogies and dressed in pink flamingo garb with none other than Captain James T. Kirk for five years would be the next villain for the new Avengers: Age of Ultron film.

Petersen Onboard For Syfy’s “Ghost Brigades”

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This new drama will be based on author John Scalzi’s stunning Hugo Award nominated book “Old Man’s War” that tells the story of the Colonial Defense Force. The group is tasked with an ongoing battle related to humanity’s continued trek into space in search of new planets for habitation.

WWII Allied Fighters vs Nazi Dragons

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P-51 Dragon Fighter pits ace WWII Allied pilots against fire-breathing Nazi controlled dragons.

“Star Wars Rebels” First Look Clip

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On Monday, August 4th, you’ll be able to catch a 7-minute “first look” clip of the new animated series Star Wars Rebels on Disney XD, immediately following Phineas and Ferb: Star Wars

If you don’t have Disney XD, or in case you missed it, don’t worry… we’ll have the clip here for you tonight after 9pm PT!

“Guardians of the Galaxy” — A Slice of SciFi Review

Guardians of the Galaxy

When I first heard that Marvel was adding Guardians of the Galaxy to their Cinematic Universe lineup, my initial reaction was along the lines of “What the… huh?” Even after I’d recovered a few bruised synapses, I couldn’t figure where they’d go with that.

Then the first trailers for Guardians of the Galaxy started appearing on Marvel’s YouTube page… despite my initial misgivings, I was hooked, and I knew I needed to see this movie.

“The Quest”: A Fantasy Reality Show

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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?

Shirow Inspired “Appleseed Alpha” Gets Release

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“Appleseed Alpha” is based off of the Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Masamune Shirow.

Museum of Science Fiction & DC Public Library Team Up

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Museum of Science Fiction and DC Public Library Partner to Host Film Festival and Use Science Fiction to Raise Child Literacy

Astro Lords: Oort Cloud Officially Launches in North America and Europe

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Space-based F2P game features construction management, arcade shooting and real time strategy challenges.

Phoenix Fans: Enter to Win Passes to TMNT

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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!

“Shockwave, Darkside” Premieres in August

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Inspired by the storytelling of 1950’s classic science fiction writing “Shockwave, Darkside” is a new 3D sci-fi film from writer/director Jay Weisman.

Sliders Blood & Splendor: 18 years Gone

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In 1996, two unknown writers – Jeof Vita and Jeff Somers – got together to pitch a story idea for a comic book in the Sliders franchise. An alternate reality universe documentary film was born out of that effort.