Cancellation Watch Scorecard: American Gods Continues to Slip in the Rankings

Starz’s American Gods slipped yet again in the rankings as it dropped from the Number 27 slot to Number 30. That show has already been renewed for a third season, but the poor viewership in its second year suggests that will be its last. AMC’s Into the Badlands entered the Scorecard at the Number 22 slot based on… Read More »

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Cancellation Watch Weekly Roundup: The Prospects for The Orville Are Dimming, The Walking Dead Sets New Series Low

Weekly Roundup: Ratings results and status updates on all the currently airing sci fi & fantasy shows as well as those still awaiting word on their fates. For the latest ratings updates, be sure to follow the Cancelled Sci Fi Twitter Site Ratings Results of Interest: On Thursday last week, The Orville posted only a 0.6 rating based… Read More »

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Streaming Finds: Watch Batman The Animated Series, the 1990 The Flash, the 1950’s Superman and More on DC Universe

Streaming Finds: Tracking down sci fi and fantasy shows of interest available on the streaming services. DC’s streaming service DC Universe kicked off last year and has brought us the original live-action shows Titans and Doom Patrol plus a continuation of Young Justice, and it has Swamp Thing, Stargirl, and Harley Quinn on the way. And that service… Read More »

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Cancellation Watch Breaking News: Hulu Renews Marvel’s Runaways for a Third Season

Hulu has give a third season renewal to the MCU series Marvel’s Runaways.  That series has received high marks from fans and critics and word is that it has performed well for Hulu, though like most of the streaming services  it does not typically share its viewership stats.  Series showrunners/writers Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage had this to… Read More »

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Sci Fi TV Listings for the Week of March 25th: Premieres for What We Do in the Shadows, Happy S2, and More

Weekly roundup of science fiction and fantasy shows (as well as movies/specials of note) on the Prime Time TV schedule, also including programs that may be of interest to genre fans. Air dates and times subject to change without notice. Three more sci fi and fantasy shows join the schedule this week as we start prepping for the Spring… Read More »

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Cancellation Watch Breaking News: Supernatural Will End with Its Upcoming 15th Season

The end of an era is upon us as The CW’s Supernatural, which has been on the air since 2005, will wrap up after its fifteenth season. Series stars Jared Padalecki, Jensen Ackles, and Misha Collins announced in a video post on Instagram yesterday afternoon that the show will be ending next year. Supernatural is the longest running… Read More »

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Sci Fi TV Genre Gems: Exosquad (1993)

Sci Fi TV Genre Gems: Forgotten magic and hidden treasures from the worlds of sci fi TV What Is It? This animated series takes place in the 22nd century when humans (referred to as Terrans) have terra-formed Venus and Mars with the use of exo-skeletons known as E-Frames as well as a race known as Neosapiens that were created… Read More »

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Cancelled Too Soon: Strange World (1999)

Our ongoing look back at sci fi / fantasy TV shows that were cancelled way too soon or pilots that never made it to series. This 1999 series follows a Special Investigator for the Army, Captain Paul Turner (played by Revolution‘s Tim Guinee), who has been tasked with looking into cases involving the abuses of science.  He himself… Read More »

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Sci Fi TV News Briefs: A Sliders Reboot Could Be In the Works, David Boreanaz Hints at Angel Reunion, and More

Sci Fi TV News Briefs: Quick hits keeping you updated on sci fi and fantasy television news. Sliding In: Former co-star of the 90’s series Sliders John Rhys-Davies has suggested that a revival/reboot of that fan-favorite show could be in the works. The actor says that he has had talks with series lead Jerry O’Connell who has been… Read More »

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Cancellation Watch Scorecard: Roswell New Mexico Slips in the Rankings

The CW’s reboot series Roswell New Mexico slipped four slots in the rankings this past week from Number 11 to Number 15. That show has had the disadvantage of running solo while The Flash was on break a few weeks which has caused its numbers to slip, and it has not rebounded yet. That one may be making… Read More »

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Cancellation Watch Weekly Roundup: American Gods Slips, Siren Improves

Weekly Roundup: Ratings results and status updates on all the currently airing sci fi & fantasy shows as well as those still awaiting word on their fates. For the latest ratings updates, be sure to follow the Cancelled Sci Fi Twitter Site Ratings Results of Interest: Last Sunday, Starz’s American Gods returned for its second season posting a… Read More »

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Streaming Finds: JustWatch.com Helps You Search the Streaming Services for Sci Fi TV Shows and Movies

Streaming Finds: Tracking down sci fi and fantasy shows of interest available on the streaming services. Looking to see if a particular sci fi / fantasy TV show or movie is available on one of the many, many (many) streaming services? Well, you could keep up with our regular Streaming Finds column or check our comprehensive list of… Read More »

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Sci Fi TV Listings for the Week of March 18th: Into the Badlands Returns, Black Lightning and Deadly Class Have Their Season Finales

Weekly roundup of science fiction and fantasy shows (as well as movies/specials of note) on the Prime Time TV schedule, also including programs that may be of interest to genre fans. Air dates and times subject to change without notice. After a long absence, AMC’s Into the Badlands finally returns to the schedule to complete its third season (its… Read More »

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Cancellation Watch Breaking News: American Gods Gets Renewed for a Third Season with a New Showrunner

Word broke late yesterday that Starz’s fantasy series American Gods, based on the Neil Gaiman book of the same name, has been renewed for a third season and new showrunner Charles “Chic” Eglee (The Walking Dead, Hemlock Grove) will come onboard to helm that. The news does not come as a huge surprise even though the show just… Read More »

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Classic Sci Fi TV: Lost in Space (1965)

Classic Sci Fi TV: Our ongoing look back at many of the classics of science fiction and fantasy television. What Is It? In this 1965 space adventure series, the Robinson family set off on a journey to colonize Alpha Centauri, but the sinister Dr. Smith sabotages the ship which sends it far off course causing all onboard to… Read More »

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