A Bride Realizes the Bloodthirsty Truth About Her New Family in the Macabre Comedy Ready or Not

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Haven’t heard of Ready or Not? Neither had we, but this first trailer for the horror comedy from directors Matt Bettinelli-Olpin and Tyler Gillette (formerly of filmmaking collective Radio Silence, which made Devil’s Due and Southbound) suddenly has us intrigued. It’s about a bride who realizes on her wedding night…

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This Hilarious Video Imagines Black Mirror as a Morality Play in the Middle Ages

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It doesn’t matter if it’s 2019 or 1319, we’re always afraid of the dangers of “technologee.” This comedy video imagines Black Mirror in ye olden times—when it was less about the dangers of smartphones or virtual reality, and more about “holy shite, puteth down thine book!”

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https://io9.gizmodo.com/this-hilarious-video-imagines-black-mirror-as-a-moralit-1835495144

The Greatest What We Do in the Shadows Moments (So Far)

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The only thing I didn’t like about What We Do in the Shadows’ first season? The commercial breaks! Rude interruptions aside, the FX series based on Taika Waititi and Jemaine Clement’s brilliant 2014 movie was a consistently hilarious mockumentary about the mundane and occasionally macabre lives of Staten Island’s…

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https://io9.gizmodo.com/the-greatest-what-we-do-in-the-shadows-moments-so-far-1835055437

What We Do in the Shadows’ Creators Dish on That Incredible, Guest Star-Filled Episode

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What We Do in the Shadows creators Jemaine Clement (who wrote last night’s “The Trial”) and Taika Waititi (who directed it) dropped some major hints yesterday for fans to expect some stellar guest stars. Considering the show has already featured the likes of Doug Jones, Vanessa Bayer, and Nick Kroll, anticipation was…

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https://io9.gizmodo.com/what-we-do-in-the-shadows-creators-dish-on-that-incredi-1834643852

Mission to Zyxx’s Third Season Is Bolder and Taking the Piss Out of Star Wars in the Freshest Way

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In its third season, Mission To Zyxxa sci-fi/improv comedy podcast about a squad of spacefaring ambassadors traveling around the galaxy on various diplomatic missions—is changing. With lore that’s getting deeper with each episode, the series is becoming bigger and more ambitious, all while staying true to its…

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What We Do in the Shadows Spotlights a Frighteningly Accurate Modern Monster

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Three episodes in, it’s now confirmed that the What We Do in the Shadows series is every bit as wonderful as the film that spawned it. While the show taps into many of the elements that made the movie a success, it also brings some unique additions to the material—in particular, a new vampire that’s one of the most…

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https://io9.gizmodo.com/what-we-do-in-the-shadows-spotlights-a-frighteningly-ac-1834036993

A Chipper Mailman Faces Off With a Customer Who’s Literally From Hell in This Funny Short

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We’ve all heard that old line that claims if you love your job, you never really work a day in your life. The cheerful protagonist of Mister Mailman certainly embodies that—and he’s not gonna let anyone, especially the cackling troll who resides at house #666, to get in the way of his postal duties or ruin his day.

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https://io9.gizmodo.com/a-chipper-mailman-faces-off-with-a-customer-whos-litera-1833478386

Tokusatsu GaGaGa Is a Heartwarming Meditation on Trying Not to Hide Your Geeky Self

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If you’re reading io9, I’m going to make a bit of an assumption: You’re probably a big fan of some nerdy stuff, be it sci-fi, superheroes, comic books (if you aren’t, well…I’m not sure why you’re here, but not my place to tell you how to spend your time!), or whatever. And you’re probably pretty open about it, too.

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https://io9.gizmodo.com/tokusatsu-gagaga-is-a-heartwarming-meditation-on-trying-1832478679

Report to the Bridge for Your Crash Course in The Orville Ahead of the Season 2 Premiere

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It’s been over a year since the first-season finale of The Orville, and while the sci-fi comedy doesn’t require a lot of backstory to enjoy, we still thought it’d be worth whipping together a primer so you can hit the ground running (and catch onto any inside jokes) ahead of Sunday’s season two premiere.

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https://io9.gizmodo.com/report-to-the-bridge-for-your-crash-course-in-the-orvil-1831330282