Category Archives: SciFi

The 4th Doctor to Head to a Galaxy Far, Far Away

The deluge of Star Wars news isn’t expected to get going for another couple of hours yet, when the D23 Expo kicks off in Anaheim. But ahead of the storm, we’ve got a fun new tidbit of more franchise crossover action. And this time, it’s a throwback.

Tom Baker, the man who spent nearly a decade as the 4th Doctor and then about three times that trying to shake it, has found his way into franchise cross over hood. Franchised Universe mash-ups! It’s not just for 21st century actors anymore!

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The 81-year-old actor, who played the Fourth Doctor between 1974 and 1981, was attending the recent ‘Day of the Doctors’ convention in Slough.

As he signed his autograph, Baker reportedly told fans: “I’m going to be in this new Star Wars thing, you know?”

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Super Flemish: Family Portraits

We’ve featured the photography of Sacha Goldberger before, specifically his “Super Flemish” series, in which he asked the all important question of what Marvel and other Disney owned superheroes would have looked like if they were born in the 16th century.

Batman Family

Now he brings a new installment to this series, with his “Super Flemish: Family Portraits.”

Check out more of them below.

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Star Trek: “Riker” The Spin Off You Never Saw

It might just be the most bizarre fan edit of Star Trek TNG you’ve ever seen. Commander William T. Riker gets his own spin-off.

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Created by Jan van den Hemel and editor Andrew Hussie, this edit of TNG fantasizes what a 1990s era spin-off focused on the first officer of the Enterprise would have been like. (As you can see by the number it’s one of many man edits they’ve created. If you live this, you should check out their other ones.)

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