You know what’s great about space aliens? They literally represent a whole new world of possibilities for a story. Whether they come in peace or come to destroy us, their presence represents thoughts and actions that are immensely different from our own, often coupled with rich Sci-Fi backstories that are out of this world. Close encounters with them usually make for some good entertainment and creative storytelling. We could fight them, learn from them, help them, or even teach them; the possibilities are nearly as vast as the stars in the sky. As a gesture of goodwill to any aliens who might be living among us, here’s a list of some of our favorite characters and races not from this earth.
Needless to say (though I’m gonna say it anyway), having a classy ride is a bold statement, even for fictional characters. When our favorite characters drive by onscreen in their favorite rides, we can’t help but look on like a bunch of SoCal pedestrians, slide off our sunglasses, and think, “there they go again in their awesomely sweet ride. Looking good!” Characters always have somewhere to go, but, thanks to their iconic transports, they know they’ll always be riding in style. Here’s a list of some of our favorite vehicles, in no particular order. Continue reading
Catchphrases are great. The words and phrases our favorite characters fall back on become iconic to us, encapsulating who they are, how they’re feeling, or what they’re about to do. And, more often than not, they’re just rad to say. Here’s a list of some of our favorite catchphrases. Continue reading
You know what’s cool? Robots. They’re shiny, metal, and are capable of doing so much more than us fleshy meatbags, thus rendering us all obsolete. Here’s a list of some of our favorite robots (plus cyborgs and AI). Continue reading
One of the greatest things about fantasy worlds is the various powers that people possess. Here is an unranked, incomplete list of some of the coolest powers/abilities/magical objects that we wish we had. Add yours in the comments! Continue reading
Pets are great. They can be loyal friends, kick-ass battle companions, or our one gleaming ray of joy and hope in an otherwise bleak and dreary world…anyways, as our way of saying thanks, here’s a list featuring some of our favorite fictional pets. Continue reading