Just a few store updates: Season 3 of Battlestar Galactica gets its Blu-Ray release on July 27th; also on July 27th will be the second half of Season 1 of Stargate Universe on Blu-ray and DVD; the final full season of Heroes is out on Blu-ray and DVD on August 3rd; and the next three classic Doctor Who episodes are “The Creature From The Pit”, “The King’s Demons”, and “The Planet Of Fire”, all out September 7th;
Heroes creator Tim Kring is lobbying NBC to allow for a wrap-up miniseries to the show, which ended with the world knowing about the Heroes. The mini-series would pick up 1 year later, seeing the effects of the revelation.
Also on the resurrection front, Flash Forward fans plan to stage a “flash” blackout of their own – on June 10th, at ABC offices and other locations in major cities, fans plan to stage a blackout in which they with “faint” for 2 minutes and 17 seconds…
Heroes creator Tim Kring, while taking a polite swipe at NBC for canceling his program watched by “45 million TV viewers around the world” each week, hinted at plans to keep the Heroes universe alive in some form, perhaps in the alternate media forms where it has helped gather its following. Read on for his complete statement.
Update: Heroes has also been canceled, although there may be some sort of conclusion later on.
It’s 2010, and its time to get back to new TV episodes. SCI FI Wire has a nice roundup of what’s coming up in the next week…notable the return of Heroes tonight, and we see the other side of things on Battlestar Galactica: The Plan on Sunday…and would the upgraded Chuck on Chuck next Sunday be considered an “Up-Chuck”?