A Webcomic About A Girl Who Mediates Disputes Between Kids And Monsters

When Charles moves with his parents to a spooky old building in Echo City, he's not exactly thrilled to learn the place has a monster problem. But when he meets a mediator who deals with turf beefs between monsters and kids, he's not sure which is more intimidating: the monsters or Margo Maloo. » 10/01/14 8:00am Today 8:00am

Last Night's Posthuman Simpsons Couch Gag Was The Weirdest One Yet

The Simpsons' couch gags have turned into a showcase for different directors and animators who often turn the opening credits into spectacular short films. We're particularly in love with the sublime strangeness of last night's couch gag, which imagines the animated family some 8,000 years in the future. » 9/29/14 1:20pm Monday 1:20pm

11 Reasons You Should Be Watching The Legend Of Korra

The final season of The Legend of Korra starts streaming this Friday, summing up one of the best shows currently on television. If you haven't been watching the sequel to Avatar: The Last Airbender, we have a few reasons why you should hop on this series. » 9/29/14 10:30am Monday 10:30am

The Inherent Problem In Telling A Story About Gotham City Before Batman

Today we poked a bit of fun at the often silly way that the Gotham pilot introduced familiar Batman heroes and villains. But it led some of you to ask: If Jim Gordon succeeds in dealing with Gotham's criminals, why does the city need Batman? » 9/26/14 4:20pm Friday 4:20pm

Photoshop Contest: Give Stormtroopers A Slick New Look For Episode VII!

The big Star Wars rumor swirling about the Internet this week is that some Stormtroopers will appear in Episode VII with a major makeover. Folks, we think you can do better. Use your image editing skills to dream up the Stormtroopers you'd like to see in the next movie. » 9/26/14 12:00pm Friday 12:00pm

How Comic Book The Fuse Moves The American Cop Drama To A Space Station

In the future world of The Fuse, half a million people live inside a space station orbiting the Earth. It's a place with its own government, its own crime, and its own detectives. We spoke with The Fuse creator and writer Antony Johnston about why he decided set his police procedural in space. » 9/26/14 11:30am Friday 11:30am

From Coraline To Boxtrolls, How Laika Has Revolutionized Stop-Motion

This week, stop-motion production studio Laika comes out with its third feature, The Boxtrolls. A lot has changed in the world of stop-motion animation since Laika's first feature, Coraline, and in a world filled with CG features, it's amazing what Laika can accomplish. » 9/25/14 3:23pm Thursday 3:23pm