Miles Morales Is About to Make You Want to Protect Harlem

Miles Morales: Spider-Man is set to bring all sorts of new characters and next-gen gaming elements to Insomniac’s Spider-Man franchise in a way that makes Miles’ early days as a hero feel distinct from Peter Parker’s path in the previous game. But the thing about Miles Morales that’s likely to have the most subtle,…

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Source: io9 – Miles Morales Is About to Make You Want to Protect Harlem

X of Swords' Sword Names, Ranked

The X-Men’s new dawn has entered its first major event with the release of X of Swords this week, bringing Krakoa’s champions to everyone’s favorite part of the anime: the Tournament Arc. They’re not just fighting for the fate of the multiverse, they’re fighting for it with some extremely cool swords.

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Source: io9 – X of Swords’ Sword Names, Ranked

Don't Let Go of This Tense Clip From the Upcoming Sci-Fi Film 2067

Imagine being told a message has been sent from the future saying you’re the only person who can save the world. Only you aren’t a scientist, a doctor, or some kind of inventor. You’re a blue-collar guy who just lives the regular day-to-day.

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Source: io9 – Don’t Let Go of This Tense Clip From the Upcoming Sci-Fi Film 2067

Hulu's Monsterland Serves Up Bleak Fairy Tales for Our Dystopian Reality

As advertised, each episode in Hulu’s new horror anthology Monsterland contains a supernatural creature. But Monsterland’s real interest lies with its human characters: lonely, desperate, anguished people who perceive the monster they encounter as yet another spot of trouble in their unhappy lives.

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Source: io9 – Hulu’s Monsterland Serves Up Bleak Fairy Tales for Our Dystopian Reality

Kipo and the Age of the Wonderbeasts' Season 3 Trailer Teases the Beginning of the End

In the beginning, Kipo found herself in a wild world filled with talking animals and colossal creatures who could crush her like a bug. But as we see in this exclusive reveal for the third and final season of Kipo and the Age of Wonderbeasts, the true threat to peace is humans.

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Source: io9 – Kipo and the Age of the Wonderbeasts’ Season 3 Trailer Teases the Beginning of the End

J.K. Simmons Hopes to Play J. Jonah Jameson For a Long Time

Jai Courtney talks the shifting dynamics of The Suicide Squad. Rob Paulsen teases what and what not to expect from The Animaniacs’ return. Filming has begun on Star Trek: Discovery’s fourth season. Plus, a gory clip from Raised By Wolves, and more looks at Helstrom. Spoilers now!

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Source: io9 – J.K. Simmons Hopes to Play J. Jonah Jameson For a Long Time

Simon Pegg and Nick Frost's Ghost-Hunting Comedy Truth Seekers Is Arriving Before Halloween

By now, we’d follow Simon Pegg and Nick Frost just about anywhere; their off-kilter comedy (Shaun of the Dead, Hot Fuzz, The World’s End, Paul) is as close to a sure thing as it gets. We’d even follow them into a creepy haunted house—which their new Amazon series, Truth Seekers, definitely promises to provide.

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Source: io9 – Simon Pegg and Nick Frost’s Ghost-Hunting Comedy Truth Seekers Is Arriving Before Halloween

X of Swords #1 Came Out Swinging and Got Right to the Point

Between House of X, Powers of X, and the X-Men-focused comics that have followed those limited series, Marvel’s Dawn of X event has more than delivered on its promise of ushering in a new age of mutant ascendency that would fundamentally reshape the larger world—even as the Avengers and co. ended up plunging the world…

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Source: io9 – X of Swords #1 Came Out Swinging and Got Right to the Point

Archie Just Made a Fascinating Step Forward for Digital Comics

As physical comic book stores reckon with the age of the novel coronavirus, there are sea changes coming to the comic book industry as we know it. But one long-lingering aspect that’s become increasingly important is digital trade, and Archie Comics’ new team-up with Comixology is bringing it to the fore again.

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Source: io9 – Archie Just Made a Fascinating Step Forward for Digital Comics

A Glorious Space Brawl Kicks Off Cassandra Khaw's Sci-Fi Adventure The All-Consuming World

When a group of former crooks reunites for a rescue mission, they’ll need to battle a fierce AI and overcome their own differences if they hope to succeed. io9 is thrilled to reveal the cover and an excerpt from Locus and British Fantasy Award-nominated short fiction writer Cassandra Khaw’s first novel, The

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Source: io9 – A Glorious Space Brawl Kicks Off Cassandra Khaw’s Sci-Fi Adventure The All-Consuming World

Your Game of Thrones Spinoff Wait Will Be Just a Bit Longer

The final season of Attack on Titan is nigh. The original Jurassic Park crew would like you to exercise your constitutional rights. Syfy wants to make Santa edgy in a new animated series. Plus, a new look at Raised by Wolves’ climax, and what’s to come on The Boys.

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Source: io9 – Your Game of Thrones Spinoff Wait Will Be Just a Bit Longer

The Haunting of Bly Manor's New Trailer Is Drowning in Creepiness

The Haunting of Bly Manor’s title alone tells you all of the important basic details you need to know about Netflix’s impending follow up to The Haunting of Hill House’s story about an unsuspecting family that ends up being torn apart by the malevolent energies radiating from their home. As was the case in the…

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Source: io9 – The Haunting of Bly Manor’s New Trailer Is Drowning in Creepiness