Does Dane DeHaan's new horror show or Matt Damon's big fantasy epic grab us in the geekdom? We break it down, plus the week's news, in the latest episode of our podcast about the top stories from the week in geek!
Star Wars: Episode VIII has a subtitle! Split has a massive twist! Arrival has all the Oscar nominations! All this and more as our weekly podcast dives into the biggest sci-fi news of the past seven days.
If you've spent any time online in the past 365 days, you've probably noticed that 2016 has been a rough year in terms of celebrities passing away ... and the world of science fiction, fantasy and horror hasn't been unaffected.
It's been a big year at the cinemaplex for fans of science fiction, fantasy and the supernatural, with everything from high-profile superhero showdowns like Batman v Superman and Captain America: Civil War to out-of-nowhere horror hits like The Witch to lower-key-but-still-captivating prestige dramas like Arrival competing for our precious, precious eyeballs.
Welcome to the latest episode of Who Won the Week, a weekly podcast in which Blastr staffers Adam Swiderski, Aaron Sagers and Dany Roth look back at the week that was and the stories that are blowing up the geek-o-sphere.
This week, the gang tackles geeky topics that should be safe conversation starters around the Thanksgiving table (we'd stick to Star Wars and Star Trek), plus what to expect from The CW's massive, four-show crossover next week.