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"Everything You Know Is Wrong! Again!"

How important is knowing what you're going to get when you watch to a television series? We've gotten so used to shows being either long-form arcs with "mythology-based" episodes or self-contained procedurals with little-to-no episode-to-episode continuity that it feels like a strange question to ask, but nonetheless: How much is continuity - and consistency - central to our entertainment and enjoyment? Do we want to be surprised, or do we want to know what we're getting?

What You Need To Know Before Eureka Returns Tonight

Syfy's long-running Eureka returns tonight for the first half of its fifth and final season. We've previously suggested five episodes of the series that could win you over to the show, but this time around, it's time to tell you all you need to know before the end begins.

5 April TV Debuts We Can't Wait to Watch

In just a few days, it'll be April (I feel like I should add a "No fooling!" pun here, but I also feel as if you'll all be sick enough of April Fool's jokes before too long, so maybe I should pass), and as ever an all-new month means a new round of TV premieres to treasure. Here are five of the best.

5 December TV Debuts We Can't Wait To Watch

It's the most wonderful time of the year... unless you're looking for season premieres of television shows, because if there's one thing that the holiday season means, it's Special Episodes based around yuletide and peace and love. So if this month's selection of all-new shows for your viewing pleasure has a theme, don't blame us...

5 Eureka Episodes To Get You Hooked Before The End

So, an early goodbye, then, to Syfy's Eureka. The network announced earlier this week that the show's fifth season will be its last, ordering an additional six episodes to allow everything to be wrapped up in a satisfactory and enjoyable manner. It's a bittersweet moment because, although the show got five years and some warning about its demise - A happier fate than, say Stargate Universe or Caprica - it's a show that I'll readily admit to watching, enjoying and kind of feeling like it's the televisual equivalent of comfort food, and one that I'll definitely miss. For those who've never seen the show, here are five episodes you should sample to see if it's something you should fall in (mild) love with.

Is Syfy's Monday Success Repeatable?

There's something pleasing about the news that last night's Syfy triple bill of Eureka, Warehouse 13 and Alphas was the most-watched Monday night of programming on the channel for ten years - But is there also something to learn from it?

Why The End Of Stargate Universe Means Bad Things For Syfy

A moment of silence, please, for Syfy's SGU: Stargate Universe, which finishes its run with Monday's episode, "Gauntlet." Not only am I personally sad about the show's cancellation, I also think that it's bad news for Syfy overall. After all: Where are the network's science fiction shows now?

Syfy Announces Its Summer Lineup

The cable channel's summer slate includes the return of Eureka, Haven, Warehouse 13, Hollywood Treasure and Ghost Hunters International, and the debuts of Alphas, Haunted Collector and Legend Quest.

Are TV Shows Doomed To Lose Viewers?

The news that Syfy's Warehouse 13 mysteriously dropped in the ratings last week got me thinking about television ratings and the weirdness therein... Mainly, it got me wondering: are all television shows destined to lose viewers?

Your Guide To Summer Genre Television

The arrival of summer doesn't signal a drought of genre television series. Spinoff Online offers a rundown of science fiction, fantasy and horror viewing for the Dog Days, from True Blood and The Phantom to Futurama and The Venture Bros.

BOOM! Studios Titles on Sale May 28, 2009

Courtesy of BOOM! Studios, CBR brings you advance looks at new comics on sale this week including "Muppet Robin Hood" #1 and new issues of "Eureka: Dormant Gene," "Farscape: D'Argo's Lament" and more.

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