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Looks Like a New Version of The Craft Is Moving Forward at Blumhouse, with a Female Director Looks Like a New Version of The Craft Is Moving Forward at Blumhouse, with a Female Director

For the past few years, Sony has been loosely working on a remake/sequel of the 1996 teen witch classic, The Craft. Now, it looks like the spell has been cast, with Blumhouse coming onboard to start the incantation—along with what looks to be the studio’s first female director for a blockbuster horror film.

Apple's New Genre Shows Are Still Mysterious, But Here's What We Learned Today [Updated] Apple's New Genre Shows Are Still Mysterious, But Here's What We Learned Today [Updated]

You know what people say—always leave them wanting more. Well, in Apple’s case, the much-anticipated announcement of its first crop of original TV shows for Apple TV+ left us wanting to know what the hell was going on.

Legends of Tomorrow's Midseason Trailer Gives Us One Hell of a Good Look at the Adventures Ahead 

Mexican wrestlers, a Bollywood dance sequence, and an RV road trip to Disney World with an unconscious President Richard Nixon in the backseat. Just another day in the life of DC’s Legends of Tomorrow.

Everything You Need to Remember From Game of Thrones' Fifth Season in 90 Seconds

We’re getting closer and closer to the end, once and for all: Game of Thrones’ final season is just weeks away. Still playing catch-up before it all goes down? io9's here to help with our ongoing season-by-season breakdown of what you need to remember before the beginning of the end.

Everything You Need to Remember From Game of Thrones' Fourth Season in 90 Seconds

We’re now less than a month away from Game of Thrones’ final season. Is your binge-watch catch up on track, or running a bit awry? Either way, let us help with our season-by-season breakdown of what you actually need to remember before it all goes to hell in season eight.

Everything You Need to Remember From Game of Thrones' Third Season in 90 Seconds

The final season of Game of Thrones is getting closer and closer, like it’s the ceaseless march of thousands of ice zombies coming to kill most of Westeros. Trying to catch up before it all comes to an end from April 14? io9's here to help with our handy-dandy season-by-season recap!

The One Thing That Ruined Kingdom Hearts 3 for Me (No, It Wasn't Frozen) The One Thing That Ruined Kingdom Hearts 3 for Me (No, It Wasn't Frozen)

Kingdom Hearts is one of my great nerdy loves. Naturally, the wait for Kingdom Hearts 3 was painful. I knew coming back to the series after a decade away was going to be tough, that it could never measure up to the nostalgic hype that had built up in my heart. I didn’t expect it to make me angry.

George R.R. Martin Says There May Be 'Discrepancies' Between the Game of Thrones Finale and His Books George R.R. Martin Says There May Be 'Discrepancies' Between the Game of Thrones Finale and His Books

Yes, George R.R. Martin is still working on The Winds of Winter. Yes, that means A Dream of Spring will come eventually. But before that happens, we’re getting the eighth and final season of HBO’s Game of Thrones. What will this spoil for fans of the A Song of Ice and Fire series? Hopefully: not everything.

Professional Buster of Ghosts Ernie Hudson Joins Arrow in a Guest Role Professional Buster of Ghosts Ernie Hudson Joins Arrow in a Guest Role

He ain’t afraid of no arrows. Ghostbusters star Ernie Hudson has signed onto a special guest role on an upcoming episode of the CW’s Arrow.

Flying Burritos, Deadly Hide-and-Seek, and More in the Latest Tabletop Gaming News Flying Burritos, Deadly Hide-and-Seek, and More in the Latest Tabletop Gaming News

Welcome back to Gaming Shelf, io9's regular column all about the latest in tabletop and roleplaying game news—focusing on the coolest in sci-fi, fantasy, and genre storytelling.

Dany Loses Her Dragons, a Shadow Baby Is Born, and More of the Wildest Shit From Game of Thrones Season 2

We’re inching closer to the final season of Game of Thrones on April 14. To get you ready for the final showdown for Westeros, we’re recapping all seven seasons of the hit HBO series. We’ve already done the first season, and now we’re bringing season two. Get ready, it’s the War of the Five Kings!

50 Years Later, Michael Crichton's The Andromeda Strain Is Getting a Sequel Novel 50 Years Later, Michael Crichton's The Andromeda Strain Is Getting a Sequel Novel

Half a century after Jurassic Park author Michael Crichton made us fear disease as much as dinosaurs and robots, the classic sci-fi novel The Andromeda Strain is finally getting a sequel. And it’s coming out this year.

Emma Thompson's Letter to Skydance Makes It Clear: She Quit Luck Because of John Lasseter Emma Thompson's Letter to Skydance Makes It Clear: She Quit Luck Because of John Lasseter

It was recently announced that actress Emma Thompson had pulled out of Skydance’s upcoming animated film, Luck. It was believed to be connected to Skydance’s hiring of former Disney executive John Lasseter, who left Disney and Pixar amid accusations of sexual harassment. In a thoughtful letter to Skydance management,…

This Music Video About Gender Identity Is 'Winning' 

It’s awesome being awesome, isn’t it?

The Dark Knight Returns in These Seriously Cool DC Collectibles From New York Toy Fair

DC Collectibles brought out lots and lots of Batman for this year’s New York Toy Fair. But don’t worry, some other characters got a chance to shine too and there’s a Harley Quinn “statue” you have to see to believe.

Open Channel: Which Game of Thrones Character Is the Most Misunderstood? Open Channel: Which Game of Thrones Character Is the Most Misunderstood?

We’re heading into the eighth and final season of Game of Thrones, with the remaining players getting ready to duke it out for the future of Westeros. The series has been full of dreamers and schemers, some of them more generally nasty than others. But which one is just a little bit misunderstood?

Detective Pikachu's Ryan Reynolds Tries to Pass Off Bad Parenting as Method Acting Detective Pikachu's Ryan Reynolds Tries to Pass Off Bad Parenting as Method Acting

Ryan Reynolds announced a new trailer is coming tomorrow for Detective Pikachu, while also taking us inside his super-serious acting process. But it sounds like it was also a way to try and explain to his wife, Blake Lively, why their daughters may not want him to pick them up at school anymore.

A New Captain Marvel Featurette Offers a Crash Course in the Skrulls A New Captain Marvel Featurette Offers a Crash Course in the Skrulls

Skrulls are a key part of the Marvel universe, set to officially make their big screen debut in Captain Marvel. But unless you’re a comics buff, they’re still a bit of a mystery.

Report: John Krasinski Is Indeed Directing the Quiet Place Sequel [Updated] Report: John Krasinski Is Indeed Directing the Quiet Place Sequel [Updated]

John Krasinski has unveiled the release date for the sequel to his groundbreaking sci-fi horror film, A Quiet Place. Plus, a report from Deadline suggests he’s indeed returning to the director’s chair for the latest chapter in his new saga.

Game of Thrones' Natalie Dormer Joins Showtime's Next Penny Dreadful Series Game of Thrones' Natalie Dormer Joins Showtime's Next Penny Dreadful Series

She’s going from Westeros to West Hollywood. Showtime has announced that Game of Thrones and Hunger Games star Natalie Dormer will appear in the next chapter of the Penny Dreadful saga, Penny Dreadful: City of Angels.

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