What Was Def-Con 1? Highlights From the First Online Convention

Hey you shut-ins — a fan convention actually did happen last weekend, even in this time of social distancing and plague. It was called Def-Con 1, a completely online con hosted by George C. Romero of Romero Pictures and co-presented Heavy Metal. Romero got on the mic with numerous fan favorites from horror films (yes, […]

Moebius’ Concept Art for ‘The Abyss,’ James Cameron’s 1989 Undersea Epic

James Cameron’s 1989 film The Abyss is a big (some said bloated) undersea extravaganza that many viewers loved, and many did not. Whether it was actually a “good movie” was a toss-up (it stands as the least successful James Cameron film in terms of box office), but the special effects were overwhelmingly praised by critics […]

Art Against Virus: COVID-19 Posters by Mexifunk

COVID-19 is raging across the U.S. and the globe, but it’s not a war without posters. Well, now we have the posters — Orlando Arocena, known as @mexifunk on Instagram and elsewhere, is designing posters to rally the people to fight the unseen enemy. Arocena has created posters for conventions and fine art prints sold […]

‘Solar Opposites:’ Watch the Trailer for New Series from ‘Rick and Morty’ Co-Creator

Hulu released the trailer for Solar Opposites, a new animated series coming May 8, and it’s safe to say this is another reason to go on living until at least May 8. Back off, virus. Solar Opposites will remind you a lot of Rick and Morty, and that’s because it’s the brainchild of Justin Roiland, […]