10 Useless Final Fantasy Characters
11 CommentsPosted by BrettJF on September 7, 2010 under Featured, Gaming, Lists
RPGamers of every generation have had their hand in at least one installment of the Final Fantasy franchise. Whether you love it, hate it, or disagree with what direction the series has taken; you have at least one character which has frustrated you from time to time. Each has one character or class so ineffective that players avoid using them altogether. These are some of the characters we'... more.
The 5 Dumbest Comic Story-lines
22 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on September 6, 2010 under Comics, Featured, Lists
Comics are known to sometimes be nothing more than soap operas with thought bubbles, but sometimes the stories can get seriously ugly. Over the last fifteen years or so, there have been some real facepalm moments and below we point out the five dumbest story-lines in recent comics. #1 - One More Day Joe Qu... more.
11 Fanboy-tastic craft projects
2 CommentsPosted by Kahunah on under Featured, Lists
There's no doubt about it... Fanboys are generally very creative people. Past the obvious crafting effort necessary for convention costumes and cosplay, there is a large dedicated segment of fanboys that use their craft skills for all sorts of extraordinary knickknacks and doodads that any fan would love to own. Here are a few of my ... more.
10 Best Time Travel Movies and Shows
45 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on September 3, 2010 under Featured, Lists
Time travel is by far one of the most popular subjects in science fiction and has almost always been found in the genre in books, movies, and TV shows. Below we've chosen the ten best movies or shows that used time travel as their basis. Back to the Future The Back to the Future trilogy is one of the most popular scifi series ever and for good reason. It combined time travel and science ... more.
9 Super Hero Movie Cameos You May Have Missed
3 CommentsPosted by BrettJF on September 2, 2010 under Featured, Lists
Super Heroes are riddled with so many Easter eggs and star cameos that they're difficult to catalog. Some are so subtle that they avoid detection from some of the keenest observers. We here at Furious FanBoys are devoted to informing you on everything invaluably trivial. We're listing some cameos in... more.
20 of the Creepiest Kids in Movies
0 CommentsPosted by Furnock on September 1, 2010 under Featured, Lists
They look harmless. Soft features, big eyes and high pitched voices lure you in. Their natural defenses cause you to lower yours. A familiar song or nursery rhyme lead you off by yourself. Will you fall prey to this list of less than cuddly cherubs? Grady Twins - The Shining (1980) Often imitated The Grady Twins. Go with what works. Twins are creepy. Emily and Jenna Strutem... more.
5 Ridiculously Improbable Moments in Science Fiction
5 CommentsPosted by Shooter on August 30, 2010 under Featured, Lists
Samuel Coleridge coined the phrase “willing suspension of disbelief” in 1817 to describe a concept central to all works of fiction; the audience disregards previously held notions of reality for the opportunity to be entertained by some flavor of fiction. This literary precept is essential for the enjoyment and creation of fiction - without it plot lines become so cumbersome that a story get... more.
10 Greatest X-Men Stories
3 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on August 27, 2010 under Comics, Featured, Lists
Marvel's most famous mutants have been around for nearly fifty years and in that half-century a lot of great, not so great, and just bad stories have been told. Below we've collected what we think are the ten best X stories ever told across all of the Marvel "X" titles. This includes everything from X-Men to Wolverine stories. If it's mutant, it was considered. #1 Days of Future Past (Uncanny... more.
10 Terrifying and Haunted Spaceships
2 CommentsPosted by BrettJF on August 26, 2010 under Featured, Lists
Horror films have recurrently explored the haunted house trope to the point where it's been reduced to a cliche. Haunted spaceships, on the other hand, are specifically particular to the SciFi Horror medium. As a result, lists for such are relatively slim compared to others. We're here to name some of these inhabited crafts and we'll welcome a helping hand if we've missed any. The Derelict ... more.
9 Jaw Dropping Explosions In Sci-Fi
2 CommentsPosted by Kahunah on August 25, 2010 under Featured, Lists
If there's one thing fans everywhere seem to love, it's things that go boom in a big way. Writers and Movie makers know this, and it seems that many of the most iconic works in our favorite genres have that big explosion that makes our inner child stand up and cheer. Here are a few of what I think are the coolest bangs for my buck: Second Death Star, (Star Wars: Return of the Jedi) Now, I ... more.