#Game of Thrones

The ‘Game Of Thrones’ Dragons Will Be More Realistic Than Ever Thanks To A Giant New Flamethrower

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The special effects folks for Game of Thrones are taking their dragons to the next level, building a giant flame spewing crane for season 5 of the hit HBO show.

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How Hollywood Uses Peter Jackson’s CGI Technology To Resurrect Dead Actors Like Paul Walker

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Actors are being scanned into 3D not just for special effects while they're alive, but also after they're dead.

Tech N9ne

Tech N9ne Makes The ‘Hood Go Crazy’ With 2 Chainz And B.o.B.

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Tech N9ne delivers "Hood Go Crazy," the first official single from his 'Special Effects' album.

STAR WARS: EPISODE VII

‘Star Wars: Episode VII’ Is Ditching CGI

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'Star Wars: Episode VII' will have plenty of effects, but they'll mostly be practical ones.

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Learn The Real Story Behind How They Made The Guy’s Head Explode In ‘Scanners’

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Watch the special effects team behind David Cronenberg's 'Scanners' explain how they made Louis Del Grande's head explode so well.

#gifs

A Tribute To Ray Harryhausen’s Life And Work In GIFs

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Ray Harryhausen has left us. But he won't soon be forgotten.

TURKISH TV

Turkish TV Show Forgets To Put Special Effects Into Ridiculous Scene

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An STV show in Turkey forget something important in a key scene: special effects.

#The Walking Dead

The Undetected Visual Effects On ‘The Walking Dead’ Will Blow Out Your Mindhole

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Check out how 'The Walking Dead' looks before and after visual effects are added.

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6 Dumb Things Movies Do to Make Their Special Effects Less Effective

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Most of the movies us nerds are looking forward to in 2012 have something in common -- lots and lots of special effects.

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Real-Life Beavis And Butt-Head Are Pure Nightmare Fuel

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According to Redditor "lunyboy," Hollywood makeup artist/special effects wiz Kevin Kirkpatrick created these prosthetic models of Beavis and Butt-Head to show what the characters from the iconic MTV cartoon series would look like in real life.

#TRAILERS

Ghana’s Terminator/Predator movie looks legit

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Here we have the trailer for 2016, a movie from Ghana which seems to be set four years in the future, in a time when both Terminators and Predators roam the Earth.

STAN WINSTON

R.I.P., YOU MAGNIFICENT BASTARD

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Multiple Oscar winning special effects guru Stan Winston died Sunday of complications from multiple myeloma at the ripe old shitty age of 62.


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