If you are one of the many fans excited about the 50th anniversary episode of the beloved British sci-fi show Doctor Who, then you have to check out this stop-motion animation made just for you. Created by artist Alisa Stern the “Doctor Puppet” creation is a short mini-series spoof. Featuring miniature versions of the Doctor, the TARDIS, the sonic screwdriver, psychic paper, and more. Watch three episodes, titled “The Red X”, “The Conjunction of Eleven,” and “How the Doctor Puppet Saved Christmas” below. Let me know what you think of “Doctor Puppet.”
Check out the BBC exclusive Doctor Who animation from The First Doctor Regenerates, Tenth Planet. With the threat of the Cybermen foiled, Polly and Ben find the Doctor has beaten them to the TARDIS and closed the doors. As they hammer on the door, the controls operate of their own accord and the central column begins to rise and fall….Those who are avid follows of BBC’s Doctor Who knows that the Doctor’s occasional regenerations are an important part to the show them, along with the character’s alien nature. In the final episode of season 3, the character fell to the floor of his ship, the TARDIS, and became another man in appearance. The process wasn’t given a name or explained as an integral part of his life-cycle until later, but it still became an important part of Doctor Who lore, which is why the disappearance of that episode reel over 30 years ago is such a blow to television history, and what has made it the second most sought after ‘lost’ television reel for the BBC – the first being their recording of the 1969 moon landing. Read more below.
Here is a first look at The Hunger Games: Catching Fire “Victory Tour Posters” featuring winners of the 74th Annual Hunger Agames, Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) and Peeta Mellark (Josh Hutcherson). I love the clean lines and cool colors.
Directed by Francis Lawrence, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire begin with Katniss and Peeta having to leave their friends and family behind after winning the 74th Annual Hunger games the two embark on a “Victor’s Tour’ of the districts. Along the way Katniss senses that a rebellion is simmering, but the Capitol is still very much in control as President Snow prepares the 75th Annual Hunger Games (The Quarter Quell) – a competition that could change Panem forever.
The Hunger Games: Catching fire hits theaters November 22, 2013, staring Liam Hemsworth, Lenny Kravitz, Donald Sutherland and Woody Harrelson.
Check out the full posters below.
The cast of the original TV series “Firefly” which ran on Fox 10 years ago, revealed this past weekend at the New York Comic Con that an animated version of the short-lived sci-fi cult classic will return to TV. You can check out more details about the upcoming animated series on the Science Channel 10th anniversary special called “Browncoats Unite” which airs November 11, 2012.
All-new episode of Collection Intervention tonight on Syfy Channel at 10/9c titled “An Avalanche of Superheroes.” Follows Elyse Luray, former Head of the Collectibles Department at Christie’s, as she helps families and individuals whose pop-culture memorabilia collections have become damaging obsessions. In this episode a pop culture enthusiast has a collection that’s headed toward the dark side of hoarding. This and Toy Hunters is in my top 10 TV shows currently you have to watch you can catch last weeks episode still streaming on the Syfy Channel. It is a must watch! let me know your thoughts on the show!
All-new episodes of the hit Syfy series Face Off starting tomorrow August 21, 2012 9/8c. I just recently became a fan on Face Off, which is an American reality television game show that show cases a group of prosthetic makeup artists who compete against each other to create prostheses found in science fiction and horror films. Hosted by McKenzie Westmore, and judges Ve Neill, Glenn Hetrick, Patrick Tatopoulos and Neville Page. The season finale will be broadcast live on Halloween, October 31, 2012. Make sure you don’t miss it if you do you can catch it on Hulu!
Discovery Science Center and the El Capitan Theatre are calling all aspiring scientist to join the Frankenweenie Science Fair. Participating students will conduct and submit their own inventive science experiment! Judging for the finalists starts September 10, 2012. This unique science fair will gather the best and brightest students to compete for three grand prizes. With the first 50 participating students receiving a ticket to see Frankenweenie at the historic El Capitan Theatre on October 5, 2012 plus a pair of tickets to visit Discovery Science Center. The remaining six finalists will be selected to have their projects on display at El Capitan Theatre from October 5 to November 1, 2012. With that each will receive Disneyland tickets for them and three guests for reaching this distinguished level.
Exclusive to the 2012 San Diego Comic Con and few speciality comic books stores around the U.S. Will be featuring a special edition of Hero Complex: The Magazine. Showcasing 50 of the greatest science fiction characters in television history. This mag will be distributed for free at SDCC. Comic book stores where you will find the magazine: Meltdown Comics in Los Angeles; the Earth 2 Comics in Sherman Oaks and Northridge; and any of the three Midtown Comics in New York City. Check out the full cover below.