I wish I had something clever or profound to say about the first photo of Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker taken in 30 years, or about it being the first time we’ve ever seen Luke wearing traditional Jedi robes. But I don’t. My stomach is full of tiny Star Wars-obsessed butterflies and I’m just really, really happy right… »
John Constantine lives! He just doesn’t have his own TV series any more. But there’s some good news as Arrow has just announced that actor Matt Ryan will reprise his role as DC’s most dickish wizard for an upcoming episode of the show’s fourth season. »
A thousand years ago, Gaelic monks sang and chanted inside Iceland’s vast series of caves. Recently, a group of folk singers made the trek inside one of these caves to test out the acoustics. Here’s what it sounded like.
I’ve officially crossed over from shaking my head sadly to hysterical laughter at every new bit of information over this. More, I say! PUT MORE PEOPLE IN IT! Like the great song from the epic film Streets of Fire tells us: “THERE’S NOTHING WRONG WITH GOING NOWHERE, BABY/BUT WE SHOULD BE GOING NOWHERE FAST!” Let’s… »
Showrunner Phil Klemmer has stated that the series will have an anthology format, but will be telling standalone series of story arcs rather than standalone episodes
But it did make me really really wish we had just gotten a third season of Sarah chronicles instead. »
Hawkeye #22 is so late that all issues but #21 are already in Marvel Unlimited, which has a six-month delay. »
Dennis Potter was frequently a controversial writer — but his TV play Brimstone and Treacle is possibly his nastiest work. Banned for over 10 years by the BBC, this play about a suburban family who gets the perfect houseguest (who is probably Satan) is just horrible. And kind of insane. See for yourself. »
I love text. It is central to my work. I write code, I write fiction, I design graphics, and I read a lot. I have a lot of opinions about how words should look. And sometimes, I want my words to reflect the speed with which I wrote them, and similarly, the speed with which they can be retrieved. »
It’s only wasted potential if you view it as a missed opportunity to do a Gotham Central show. Trying to do a prequel show about Gotham City when Bruce Wayne is still a kid is a terrible idea.
Second display tech on iPad is really hampered by a wireless connection. Duet is a fantastic, seamless, lagless tethered option I don't regret purchasing for a minute. »
Warren Ellis is a writer. You may know him from Transmetropolitan, his acclaimed cyberpunk comic book series about a gonzo journalist, or from his novels like Gun Machine. And then there are the television shows, film projects, and magazine columns, many of which comment on our relationship with technology and the… »