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There’s some suitably epic first footage in the teaser trailer for James Cameron’s Avatar: The Way of Water, the sequel we all secretly suspected would never happen.
The new trailer for The Orville: New Horizons has taken to quoting Star Wars to mix up its love letter to classic Trek.
Shooting has officially begun on Ahsoka, the new live-action Star Wars show centered around Rosario Dawson’s renegade Jedi Knight.
David Tennant and Catherine Tate, have confirmed their return as the Tenth Doctor and Donna Noble for Doctor Who‘s 60th anniversary in 2023.
According to Deadline, the iconic Christopher Walken has been cast as Padishah Emperor Shaddam Corrino IV in Dune: Part 2. Walken has the perfect villainous chops to cut down House Atreides and hold his own against the grotesque Baron Harkonnen.
In response to the threatened repeal of Roe V. Wade in the US, Dungeons & Dragons podcast Roll for Romance has teamed up with indie publishers to offer over 275 games valued at over $1,000 for only $5. All proceeds will be donated to Planned Parenthood and NNAF (National Network of Abortion Funds).
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*These aren’t sponsored, we don’t get a cut, and nobody sends us freebies. It’s just some cool stuff we’re lusting over hard.
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