Entries Tagged as 'sci-fi'

Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016

Auralnauts Create Some Hilarious, but Totally Fake, Kylo Ren Outtakes

With a little bit of redubbing YouTubers Auralnauts have created some very funny “outtakes” from Kylo Ren’s character in The Force Awakens. And thanks to Ren’s distorted voice they can do a convincingly hilarious job of it, managing to work in Game of Thrones references, and even a Rihanna joke.

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016

Short Film Time Trap Shows Why Time Travel is a Great Tool for Stealing

Australian director Michael Shanks’ film follows a strange cyborg astronaut as he crashes on a post-apocalyptic Earth and has to repair his ship to get off the planet and on his way. But he has an unusual way of doing that, a time-travel device that creates a kind of “time bubble” so he can travel [...]

Tuesday, March 1st, 2016

Robot Lives Matter, Help End The Abuse

As this shocking video reveals, robot abuse is happening and it seems to only be getting worse. And it’s being perpetrated by the very people who should be looking out for these autonomous machines, their creators. They may justify their actions by saying they’re “testing” the robots, but is that really an excuse?

Friday, January 22nd, 2016

Awesome Fan-made Star Wars Short Featuring a Force-Sensitive Teen

Kara is a seven-minute short by filmmaker Joe Sill that centers on a Force-sensitve woman named Kara and her father. They’re traveling on a desert planet, of course, towards a Rebel base when they spot a Star Destroyer. Before long, there are TIE fighters and X-wings soon follow, along with some Stormtroopers—who Kara soon dispatches [...]

Monday, January 11th, 2016

How Much Power Do You Need To Destroy A Planet?

With the Death Star 3.0 fresh in everyone’s minds after Star Wars: The Force Awakens, this video wonders just how much power would such a planet-destroying weapon need to, well, destroy planets. In the new Star Wars the weapon gets its energy by sapping the power from a solar system’s sun, but would that work?

Sunday, December 20th, 2015

Learn the Art of Lightsaber Combat at LudoSport International

If you’re a kid and your mom or dad asks if you want to train in a martial art, then just say you’d like to go to LudoSport International, an Italian combat school that trains students in martial arts based on the lightsaber battles from Star Wars. Obviously you don’t get to use an actual [...]

Monday, November 30th, 2015

Everything Wrong With Star Wars Episode IV A New Hope With Kevin Smith

After many years of requests the guys at Cinema Sins take on that holy grail of fanboy and girl moviemaking Star Wars: A New Hope—and they’re joined by geek god Kevin Smith to count down those sins from the original movie that started it all in a galaxy far, far away.

Friday, November 27th, 2015

Are the Star Wars Prequels Secretly Brilliant?

Mention the Star Wars prequels to any fan and they’ll immediately roll their eyes, at best, and cry out in anguish at worst. But, as infamous as they are for being a big stinking pile of poop, in light of the new film coming out, is it time to reassess? The makers of this video [...]

Sunday, November 22nd, 2015

Star Wars: The Original Design for the Millennium Falcon Was Nothing Like How it Finally Appeared

The Millennium Falcon is an iconic-looking fictional spacecraft, instantly recognisable to us all and a piece of cinema history. But originally it wasn’t going to look like that, instead it wasn’t the circular shape we all know and love, but was going to be long and thin—this was scrapped because it was thought to be [...]

Saturday, November 14th, 2015

The Imperial Forces Invade and Attack Los Angeles

It’s unknown what L.A. did to piss off the Galactic Empire, but they did something, because they’re on the receiving end of AT-ATs, TIE Fighters, Star Destroyers, even the Death Star is glimpsed in the skies waiting to unleash it’s powerful laser. No sign of the Rebel Alliance coming to LA’s rescue though. And certainly [...]

Saturday, October 24th, 2015

Introducing UniVRsity: The Virtual Reality College Experience

There’s no doubt that college can be a great time in a person’s life, but it can also be expensive and you have to move somewhere else and things don’t always work out exactly as planned when you get there. You know, you think you’re going to be partying every night but you end up [...]

Sunday, September 27th, 2015

Awesome Short Film Combines Aspects of Zombie, Sci-Fi & Superhero Flicks

Director Mitch Cohen mashes up the nerd-dream of zombie, superhero, and sci-fi movies into short film “Super Zero: Badass Journey Into Zombie Awesomeness” which takes place in the near future where a discovery of life on Mars leads to the zombie apocalypse back on Earth.