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Anthony Bourdain and Hellboy's Spins on This Japanese Folktale Taste Great Together Anthony Bourdain and Hellboy's Spins on This Japanese Folktale Taste Great Together

Nukekubi are a variety of yōkai from Japanese ghost stories who, despite appearing like regular humans, are actually otherworldly beings capable of detaching their heads from their bodies, at which point their heads fly through the air terrifying unsuspecting people. They’re the sort of mystical apparitions that have…

Evil Exes and Universal Heat Death Are the Only Things to Fear in This Week's Best New Comics Evil Exes and Universal Heat Death Are the Only Things to Fear in This Week's Best New Comics

It’s that magical time of year when we all indulge in the thrill of letting ourselves be spooked and alarmed by the things that go bump in the night and this week’s best new comics are all tailor-made to get at the heart of some of the things that scare us the most.

Daredevil Season 3 Is a Great Reminder That It's Harder to Be a Hero Than a Villain Daredevil Season 3 Is a Great Reminder That It's Harder to Be a Hero Than a Villain

As the first of Netflix’s Marvel shows to reach its third season, Daredevil has the unique challenge of telling a story that’s reflective of the journey its characters have been on since we first met them. It also has to feel fresh, exciting, and worth a return visit to Hell’s Kitchen. Daredevil season 3 does that…

For Some Reason, This Marvelous Apartment in Hell's Kitchen Is Ridiculously Cheap For Some Reason, This Marvelous Apartment in Hell's Kitchen Is Ridiculously Cheap

Finding affordable housing anywhere in New York City is an absolute nightmare, especially if you’re looking for prime real estate in a relatively safe neighborhood that’s close to the subway and other things one moves here for...which is why this Craigslist post for a certain apartment in Hell’s Kitchen is so weird.

Venom's Sexuality Is a Sticky, Fluid, Freudian Mess Venom's Sexuality Is a Sticky, Fluid, Freudian Mess

By the time Eddie Brock explains that he believes the alien symbiote he’s bonded with is literally “up [his] ass” when he’s not wearing it like a terrifying suit of armor, it’s impossible to deny that Sony made an effort to at least partially acknowledge the inherent raunchiness and sexual subtext of the movie’s…

Black Lightning's Explosive Season 2 Premiere Came Out Swinging

Tuning in to Black Lightning’s second season premiere last night was equal parts thrilling and stressful. Thrilling because the show’s first season was one of the CW’s strongest offerings in years—and stressful because, well, how do you top a damn-near perfect season of television?

The First Disturbing Pet Sematary Trailer Is Here to Remind You to Leave Dead Things Alone The First Disturbing Pet Sematary Trailer Is Here to Remind You to Leave Dead Things Alone

After years of being stuck in development hell and having a number of different directors reportedly attached to the film, the first trailer for Paramount’s big screen remake of Pet Sematary is here to resurrect one of Stephen King’s most disturbing stories ever.

American Gods Season 2 Will Explore What It Means to Live in the Age of Social Media and Surveillance States American Gods Season 2 Will Explore What It Means to Live in the Age of Social Media and Surveillance States

Some of the most fascinating things about Starz’s adaptation of American Gods revolve around the major changes made in order to make the show feel contemporary. Neil Gaiman first penned the original novel back in 1999 when the world was a drastically different place—and heading into season two, the show is still…

After Revealing Bruce Wayne's Penis in Batman: Damned, DC Is Rethinking Its Black Label Imprint After Revealing Bruce Wayne's Penis in Batman: Damned, DC Is Rethinking Its Black Label Imprint

In the months leading up to its launch, DC Comics touted its new Black Label imprint as a part of its publishing arm where big-name comics creators could tell bold, mature stories about its heroes, exploring aspects of their lives that more mainstream titles tend not to. Brian Azzarello and Lee Bermejo’s Batman:…

Venom's Excellent Post-Credits Scenes Are Reason Enough to See the Movie Venom's Excellent Post-Credits Scenes Are Reason Enough to See the Movie

Since Venom takes place in a universe where Spider-Man doesn’t really exist, the idea that the movie’s meant to be the beginning of a symbiote-centric franchise is a little odd—Venom doesn’t exactly have the largest rogues gallery to incorporate into subsequent sequels.

She-Ra and the Princesses of Power Will Explore the True Meanings of Leadership and Strength She-Ra and the Princesses of Power Will Explore the True Meanings of Leadership and Strength

Princess Adora will soon be bounding her way back into the spotlight when Netflix’s She-Ra reboot drops next month. But according to showrunner Noelle Stevenson, this new take on the heroine’s journey is going to be somewhat different from her adventures in the original series.

Bullseye Is the Lethal Star of Daredevil's Newest Teaser Bullseye Is the Lethal Star of Daredevil's Newest Teaser

While there were a handful of hints that Daredevil’s third season would introduce Bullseye as one of Matt Murdock’s newest foes, the latest teaser for the show makes it very, very clear that not only is the villain set to make his debut, he’s also out for blood.

The First Good Omens Trailer Is Here to Drag You to Hell The First Good Omens Trailer Is Here to Drag You to Hell

While our actual reality might feel like these are the end times, the very first trailer for Amazon’s live-action adaptation of Neil Gaiman’s Good Omens is here to remind us all that, ironically, the actual apocalypse would be much, much more lighthearted.

The First American Gods Season 2 Trailer Promises a Wild Return for the Old Gods and the New The First American Gods Season 2 Trailer Promises a Wild Return for the Old Gods and the New

The first trailer for American Gods’ second season is here and it’s as gorgeous as it is foreboding of the terrible things to come.

New Daredevil Season 3 Trailer Introduces a Major Comics Villain to Marvel's Cinematic Universe [UPDATED] New Daredevil Season 3 Trailer Introduces a Major Comics Villain to Marvel's Cinematic Universe [UPDATED]

Every Netflix series set in Marvel’s Cinematic Universe introduces a handful of new villains for their heroes to duke it out with and the latest Daredevil trailer proves that the show’s third season isn’t going to be an exception. Matt Murdock will face off against Wilson Fisk, but the Kingpin won’t be alone.

Harley Quinn's First Trailer Breaks the Fourth Wall to Take Jabs at DC and Marvel Harley Quinn's First Trailer Breaks the Fourth Wall to Take Jabs at DC and Marvel

Harley Quinn is one of DC’s most iconic characters—and it all began with her first appearance in Batman: The Animated Series. DC Universe’s upcoming Harley Quinn series is taking the antihero back to her animated roots, and the show’s first trailer is a delightful peek at just what all we can expect from this…

There's More Depth to DC Universe's Titans Than You Think There's More Depth to DC Universe's Titans Than You Think

The internet let out something of a collective groan after the first trailer of DC Universe’s new live-action Titans series dropped, in large part because of the show’s dark tone and Robin’s now-infamous “fuck Batman.” But Titans is something more than yet another glimpse of a gritty, hardboiled DC Elseworld. It’s a…

Marvel's Scarlet Witch TV Series Is the Perfect Chance to Explore Her Fascinating Inner Life Marvel's Scarlet Witch TV Series Is the Perfect Chance to Explore Her Fascinating Inner Life

We often assume that Marvel’s long-term plans for characters who’ve played vital roles in the Cinematic Universe will involve them making appearances in subsequent movies, but the studio recently threw everyone for a loop when it announced a pair of upcoming television series focused on Loki and the Scarlet Witch.

Netflix Is Set to Resurrect Aslan in a New Series of Narnia Movies and Shows Netflix Is Set to Resurrect Aslan in a New Series of Narnia Movies and Shows

C.S. Lewis’ The Chronicles of Narnia is one of those beloved series that Hollywood’s been trying to get “right” for ages now to varying degrees of success. After months of buzz about a rumored reboot of the cinematic franchise, Netflix has announced that it will be our new gateway to the land of talking animals and…

Venom Is a Surprisingly Solid Action Movie That Just Wants to Show You a Good Time

Venom strikes an imperfect balance between two extremes—sticking too close to, or straying too far from, Marvel’s source material. And that’s a testament to Sony’s belief that audiences are going to want to watch a charmingly-disheveled Tom Hardy murder and eat people in the name of twisted justice in this movie and…

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