Topps Are Bringing Back Star Wars Trading Cards... In Digital Form

Ah, trading cards. We all amassed piles of them when we were younger, be it Pokémon, Star Wars, sports or whatever. Now, at least for their Star Wars line, Topps are bringing the cards back... as part of a digital app that is literally nothing other than buying pictures on your phone. » 3/14/15 3:16pm 3/14/15 3:16pm

Latest Batch Of Terminator Genisys Rumors Are The Most Bonkers Yet

What in the world is going on in Terminator Genisys? A script leak — therefore plenty unreliable, so grains of salt and all that — has revealed a pile of possible plot details. If they're true, this movie is going to be completely banana pants. Possible spoilers ahead. » 3/05/15 4:30am 3/05/15 4:30am

The Weirdest Spy Action Novels Ever Published

The "Men's Adventure" novel is a strange thing. At the height of its popularity, in the late 60s and 70s, it was being written by dozens of peculiar and reclusive authors. But the influence of this weird genre is still felt today. Here's the strange history of Mack Bolan and his many imitators. » 2/11/15 5:55pm 2/11/15 5:55pm

Texas Boy Suspended For 'Threatening' Classmate With The One Ring

A fourth grader named Aiden Steward was suspended Friday, after school officials determined he had threatened to use his magic ring to make another boy disappear. » 2/02/15 6:00am 2/02/15 6:00am

20 Weird, Insane And Extremely Disturbing Barbie Dolls

There are plenty of lists about the "weirdest" Barbie dolls on the internet, but they only scratch the surface of the insane, sometimes terrifying world of the best-selling doll. Here are 20 totally real, official Barbies that prove she hasn't just conquered girls toys, she may have literally conquered the universe. » 1/30/15 1:15pm 1/30/15 1:15pm

Outcast Seriously Looks Like The Ultimate Nic Cage Movie

Nic Cage has pushed the limits of acting in the past — but with Outcast, his new movie coming out next week, he's redefining acting completely. Just watch the Shatnerian delivery of "I AM the White Ghost!" and the bizarre line-reading of "Their blood will be ON OUR BLADES!" It's just... sublime. Watch the trailer for… » 1/30/15 5:30am 1/30/15 5:30am

The ​11 Most Horrifying Redesigns Of Childhood Classics

Last week we gazed into the abyss, and the cold, dead eyes of the new International Rescue team from Thunderbirds gazed back. As movies and TV constantly seek to strip-mine your nostalgia for profit, redesigns like this are common. And sometimes, they go very wrong. Here are 11 awful makeovers of our childhood… » 1/20/15 1:24pm 1/20/15 1:24pm

This Batman Cowl Replica Comes With A Light Up Bruce Wayne Head

Screw the Cowl replica. I want this because it's a 1:1 copy of Bruce Wayne's head THAT LIGHTS UP. That's like, the best/worst idea for a lamp in the world. » 12/19/14 7:20am 12/19/14 7:20am

Marvel's New Star Wars Series Could Be One Of The Biggest Comics Ever

The Star Wars saga returning to Marvel Comics was always going to be a huge hit, but according to data obtained by Comicbook.com, it could be even bigger than even the loftiest expectations - and is on its way into being one of the top-selling single issues in over 20 years. » 12/06/14 5:33pm 12/06/14 5:33pm

Dragon Ball villains drawn realistically are genuinely petrifying

Akira Toriyama's iconic style has defined Dragon Ball and its various spinoff properties for years - but these incredible takes on some of the series most nefarious villains by Chinese artist Angus Yi eschew Toriyama's style in favour of some chilling realism. » 11/29/14 4:11pm 11/29/14 4:11pm

Will We Ever Get To See China's Disastrous Answer To Avatar? [UPDATED]

It's been two years since we showed you the trailer for Empires of the Deep, the legendary $130 million epic about mermaids that was geared to be China's answer to Avatar. The movie actually filmed back in 2010. Will we ever see it? Hard to say. Update: We heard from one of the film's directors. » 11/18/14 11:48am 11/18/14 11:48am

The Weirdest And "Sexiest" Store-Bought Halloween Costumes For 2014

It's that time of year again — the moment when we all realize we didn't get a Halloween costume yet. And luckily, a whole industry exists to sell us ready-made versions of popular characters. Here are the weirdest, (allegedly) sexiest and most random new costumes for sale in 2014! » 10/09/14 3:50pm 10/09/14 3:50pm

The 8 strangest fast food movie tie-ins

It was a bit of an odd week for weird tie-in food products - what with The Walking Dead's burger made to taste like Human Flesh, and Batman's Bat-Burger at Hong Kong Mcdonalds. So what better time to take a look at some of the unholiest abominations born of alliances between the movie and fast food industries? » 9/30/14 6:30am 9/30/14 6:30am

DC are releasing a bizarre 'Scratch and Sniff' Harley Quinn Comic

Wait, I'm sorry, they're calling it 'Rub and Smell' for legal reasons - but either way, Harley Quinn Annual #1's late October launch will feature a weirdly smelly romp for the demented Harlequin, including a smell that even had to be changed for international issues. » 9/26/14 6:00am 9/26/14 6:00am

Watch The Buffy Parody Series So Bad It Never Aired. Until Now.

Back in 2007, the folks behind Not Another High School Movie created the pilot for Not Another High School Show. As you can probably guess, the show was a spoof of all the tween TV series we love, starring Alison Brie and Jennifer Lawrence. Now, the first-ever footage from the parody series is out. It's not great. » 8/17/14 12:51pm 8/17/14 12:51pm

Comics Artist Uses DMCA To Silence Critics Of His Contortionist Ladies

Comics artist Randy Queen draws women whose spines and bodies can twist into some really unusual poses. This has drawn the attention of the Escher Girls Tumblr, which we've featured before — and he's responded by sending DMCA takedowns to get their posts (not just the art) removed. » 8/05/14 2:22pm 8/05/14 2:22pm

The Weird U.S. Government Projects That Have Been Named BATMAN

Government researchers must have a Batman fetish. Perhaps that explains why so many have named their projects after him—it's federally-funded cosplay. The question is why this odd bunch of projects bear the Dark Knight's name. » 4/18/14 6:14pm 4/18/14 6:14pm

This glow-in-the-dark Xenomorph figure might be the scariest Alien toy

That's a bold claim, given how many horrifying Alien toys were marketed to little kids. But this Kenner 18" figure is both close to H.R. Giger's original vision and blatantly horrific, with the skull-face and everything. Hard to believe this was marketed to little kids. » 9/12/13 6:40am 9/12/13 6:40am

This Terrifying Raptor Chase Is the Most Traumatic Prank of All Time

Japan has just raised the bar on pranks forever. There's putting buckets of water above doorstops, filling someone's cubicle with packing peanuts, and now there's making a dude think he's being chased by an actual fucking velociraptor. » 8/28/13 7:39am 8/28/13 7:39am

MASSIVE Louisiana Sinkhole Devours Whole Trees in Seconds Flat

In the Southern Louisiana town of Bayou Corne, a monster is growing. For over a year now, a colossal sinkhole – which, when last measured, spanned a grotesque 24 acres – has been wreaking havoc on not only local residents (who have been forced to evacuate), but the environment under which it lurks, as this recently… » 8/22/13 4:27pm 8/22/13 4:27pm