Delicious sci-fi, Fett head gear, new Who & the world ends!

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Syfy Wire Staff
Dec 17, 2012

Turns out: The world is ending. So click while the clickin's good for this week's edition of Hottest Stories and Best Comments. Herein ye shall find proof(ish) of the start of the apocalypse, see Marvel movie props for sale, enjoy a Firefly (sorta) reunion, understand Anakin's reason for hating life (George, we're looking in your direction) and ... find out how a long-lost Trek script found its way home.

Our story: 18 deliciously inspired sci-fi bento boxes too beautiful to eat

Your best comment: Evil Dead, not Kabuki, bento — Gabriel

Our story: 12 movies we all thought would tank but which turned out to be hits

Your best comment: You can try to show all the numbers and proof of profit that you want. You're still polishing turds. — REDante

Our story: Cap's shield and 12 more awesome props from Marvel's movie auction

Your best comment: You know what would be cool? If they did an auction with secret maximum prices that once reached, that last bidder wins. Because frankly, I'm sick of seeing only the deepest pockets get all the coolest stuff. — Emilio Largo

Our story: 12 creatively customized homemade Boba Fett helmets

Your best comment: #2 is Boba Jayne's hat — zosolias

Our story: Face off against 13 reptile/human hybrids from sci-fi films and TV

Your best comment: What kind of idiot makes a list like this and leaves Sleestaks out of it? — Joe

Our story: 6 insanely detailed posters show what Star Wars greatest characters are made of

Your best comment: Pretty neat, but when I read "greatest characters" I was expecting to see Qui-Gon Jinn and Darth Maul. — unknown

Our story: Stetsons are cool in 17 Doctor Who Wild West episode set pics

Your best comment: He's on a horse. — Jen Luwies

Our story: Leaked images reveal weirdly cute, CGI Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Your best comment: That's what happens when you ask the creators of Dora The Explorer to make a TMNT. — Capt. Paul

Our story: After 45 years, that 'lost' Trek script is finally getting filmed

Your best comment: Dude, you can get the whole script on Amazon Kindle. You could be reading it in three minutes. — JimD

Our story: Nathan Fillion is having a Firefly reunion on Castle. Who's showing up?

Your best comment: Maybe he will tell someone "I'll be in my bunk". — Raven

Our story: Toy Story + The Shining = a beautiful mashup made in hell

Your best comment: I don't know if I'll ever look at Woody the same way ... and just to be safe, I think my daughter's Jessie and Woody dolls are getting stuffed deep into the downstairs toy closet from now on. — Cris

Our story: Anakin actor says Phantom Menace made his life a 'living hell'

Your best comment: It's the rare child actor that hangs in there to become a successful adult actor. Elizabeth Taylor, Jodie Foster, Kurt Russell, Drew Barrymore to name a few, but even they didn't come through unscathed. Then there's others like Ron Howard who ended up with a successful career behind the camera. In the end, however, most are chewed up and spit out by the Hollywood machine, or they run away as fast as they can like Jake Lloyd did. — Charles Widmore

Our story: It's over: WTF Mayan ruins pic captures the start of the apocalypse

Your best comment: It's not the end of the world, it's just Tron contacting his user. — Capt. Paul