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Star Wars' Board Game Miniatures Are Out of Control

If there’s one thing repeated Kickstarter successes have proven, it’s that board gamers love little plastic miniatures. And if there’s one thing they …

Board Games

From Maus to Tamara Drewe: the 10 graphic novels everyone should read

The recent hoo-ha about the Man Booker prize’s longlisting of a graphic novel for the first time, the chilling, understated Sabrina by Nick Drnaso, may have piqued your interest in exploring this ever-expanding medium further, or perhaps for the first time. Not everyone has grown up reading comics …

Graphic Novels

Netflix to stream TV adaptation of South Korea’s sci-fi hit Snowpiercer

<b>Netflix has purchased the international rights to Snowpiercer, a television series based on the immensely popular Korean blockbuster.</b><p>The sci-fi drama …

The Tiny "Spite Triangle" That Marks a Century-Old Grudge Against New York City

On an otherwise unremarkable stretch of sidewalk in New York City’s West Village, a tiny tile mosaic serves as David Hess’s century-old middle finger …

Literature

Why Players Are Freaking Out Over This Crazy Rare Magic Card

A brand new copy of the rarest card in Magic: The Gathering’s history was just found during a Grand Prix tournament in Chiba, Japan.<p>Black Lotus is …

Gen Con

Watch: Cosmos expands with new SDCC trailer from Seth MacFarlane and Neil deGrasse Tyson

Fans of the Emmy-winning 2014 documentary project <i>Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey</i> got their first look at the next, all-new installment in the Neil …

Seth MacFarlane

DuckTales introduces the Three Caballeros at Comic-Con

The power of three at Comic-Con 2018 was not just relegated to the <i>Charmed</i> panel.<p>During Disney’s second Comic-Con appearance with the cast of its …

Comics

Enter Nightflyers, Syfy’s New George R. R. Martin-Based Series at SDCC

<i>Words and Photos from Bleeding Cool’s Hilton Collins</i>:<p><b>George R. R. Martin</b>’s most famous for producing the uber-popular <i>Game of Thrones</i> TV series that’s …

Syfy

Need a Quick Binge? Here Are the Best Miniseries on Netflix

We all need a good binge every now and again, a touch of TV gold that keeps saying "just one more episode." If you want something to sink your teeth into, but don't have the patience (or time) to commit to a multiseason series, try a miniseries! From comedy to drama, history to sci-fi, there's …

TV

Why Netflix's First Original Series in India Is Already Facing a Court Case

As night falls in Mumbai’s central suburbs, it is time for “Netflix hour” in the Gilotra household.<p>“When our daughter has gone to bed, my wife and I …

India

The Time Has Come To Talk About ‘Predator’

Fun fact about <i>Predator</i>: The first on-screen victim of the monster is played by Shane Black. The producers brought him in because he was a hot writer around Hollywood — his screenplay for <i>Lethal Weapon</i> had been purchased but not yet turned into a finished movie — and they figured that they might get …

Iron Man

Astronauts explain why nobody has visited the moon in more than 45 years — and the reasons are depressing

Landing 12 people on the moon remains one of NASA's greatest achievements, if not the greatest.<p>Astronauts collected rocks, took photos, performed experiments, planted some flags, and then came home. But those stays during the Apollo program didn't establish a lasting human presence on the moon.<p>More …

Space Exploration

Talking Dead taps Yvette Nicole Brown to host during Chris Hardwick 'assessment'

Yvette Nicole Brown will be ramping up her duties for AMC while the network continues its “assessment” of Chris Hardwick over sexual misconduct …

'Game Of Thrones' Sophie Turner Has Dyed Her Hair Khaleesi Blonde & OMG She Looks So Different

She may have entered the show with her signature red locks, but Sophie Turner is bidding goodbye to <i>Game of Thrones</i> with a dramatic hair …

Egypt's new one-billion dollar museum

Egypt is building The Grand Egyptian Museum, a more than one billion-dollar undertaking that will re-house and restore the country's most precious artifacts.

Can Qatar withstand a second year of crisis?

After Saudi Arabia led allies to cut relations, emirate has stayed the course as Israel and supporters debate what changes mean for Jerusalem.<p>><br>• ><p>Doha, …

‘Hereditary’ Receives a D+ CinemaScore, Which Could Mean Trouble at the Box Office

Or it might not, as the horror film is doing well so far.<p>“Hereditary” is many things — unsettling, bizarre, and, yes, terrifying — but one thing it …

The Quest to Break America’s Most Mysterious Code—And Find $60 Million in Buried Treasure

Thomas J. Beale discovered gold and silver out west nearly 200 years ago. He brought a huge amount of precious metals -and gems- back to Virginia and …

Next Avengers: 15 Characters Rumored To Appear In Avengers 4

<i>Avengers: Infinity War</i> has come and gone, blowing everyone’s expectations out of the water and then some. Changing the Marvel Cinematic Universe …

'Game of Thrones': 17 biggest changes from books to TV

Age Is More Than Just a Number

Teacher mails Trump's letter back with edits

Yvonne Mason, a retired English teacher, received a letter from President Trump and returned it to the White House with edits and corrections.

Donald Trump

Westworld: 5 Best and worst moments from ‘Akane No Mai’

Westworld: “Akane No Mai” offers a lot in one episode. It is chock full of great stuff as well as some C+ stuff. Let’s explore the best and the worst …

29 Conflicting Feelings I Had Watching "Wild, Wild Country"

Am I... into cults now?<p>1. This story can't be that crazy, or I'd have <i>definitely</i> heard about it.<p><b>2. Wow actually this is SO crazy, I almost don't believe it's a documentary.</b><p>3. Cults are fucking scary. This is definitely a cult.<p><b>4. Wait, is it a cult if they just do yoga and have sex and are really</b> …

The Colors of DC’s Lantern Corps Spectrum, Explained

With John Stewart set to wear an Ultraviolet Ring in the new Justice League comic, we analyze the rest of the Emotional Spectrum's abilities.The post …

13 Facts About The "Game Of Thrones" Music You Might Not Know

Didgeridoos and cellos and pianos, oh my!

13 Villains Rumored To Appear In Infinity War (And 8 Who Are Confirmed)

by Jessica Andrews<p>– on<p>in Lists<p>As the beginning of the end, <i>Infinity War</i> will bring together a whopping 76 characters in an all-out battle for the fate …

Marvel Universe

A Brief History of George R.R. Martin's Annoyance at Lady Stoneheart's Exclusion From Game of Thrones

George R.R. Martin has two strong consistencies in his professional life. One is writing infuriatingly mouthwatering food descriptions. The other is …

TV Series

'There is no such thing as past or future': physicist Carlo Rovelli on changing how we think about time

Seven Brief Lessons on Physics sold over a million copies around the world. Now Rovelli is back to explore the mysteries of time. He tells Charlotte Higgins about student revolution and how his quantum leap began with an acid trip<p>• Extract from Carlo Rovelli’s new book: on the elastic concept of …

Physics

10 things NOT to do in Berlin

The guidebooks are full of the must-dos. Top museums, favored restaurants and desirable<br>shopping streets.<p>But which of these traditional attractions …

21 of the biggest changes 'Ready Player One' makes from the book

<b>Warning: There are spoilers ahead for "Ready Player One."</b><p>"Ready Player One" is currently in theaters and it's a lot different from the book you may remember.<p>Steven Spielberg's adaptation takes many liberties from the 2011 best-selling novel. While all of those changes aren't great, most of them …