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TERMINATOR creator James Cameron says Machines are “a significant threat” in the real world.

Back in 1984, when writer and director James Cameron released his groundbreaking sci-fi thriller “The Terminator” in cinemas around the world, the film was praised for (among other things) its rich and thought-provoking themes in science fiction. But now Cameron himself acknowledges that a takeover by the Machines is a real significant risk today, especially to the world’s economy.

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TERMINATOR, ALIENS and PREDATOR are all connected in a shared universe (with The ABYSS)?

Explained in our Trivia Volume 8, every fan knows that the “The Terminator” and The Abyss films both exist in the same universe.  But did you know there are strong theories to suggest both Alien and Predator franchises also exists within the same Terminator universe?

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Some fans want Calum von Moger to be the next TERMINATOR T-800 Model 101.

At least once a month we receive an e-mail from someone in our Army of Terminator fans stating bodybuilder Calum von Moger should be cast as a Terminator. They are not suggesting he play any old Terminator. No, these fans are proposing that Moger be cast as the biggest Terminator of all, the T-800 Model 101 made famous by actor Arnold Schwarzenegger!

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The best way to prevent the “Rise of the Machines” is to join them?

“I’m not machine. I’m not man. I’m more.” Every Terminator fan recognizes that iconic line from “Terminator Genisys” where a “changed” John Connor reveals his new improved self to the horror of Kyle Reese and Sarah Connor. Well the genius investor, engineer, businessman and inventor Elon Musk (who happens to be the 80th most wealthiest person in the world) says we better embrace being “more”. This is because he believes in the future, humans becoming cyborgs might be the only thing that saves humanity. And he has a plan.

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James Cameron writes a new moving tribute to Bill Paxton.

Actor. Director. Artist. Collector. Friend.  Bill Paxton was a great many things to the creator of the Terminator franchise, James Cameron. So it’s no wonder that Cameron’s original statement made on the day of his passing (reported here) was not nearly enough to process his grief when remembering his dear, late friend Bill. James Cameron has since released a new statement about Bill Paxton, and this is what he had to say:

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TERMINATOR TRIVIA Volume 9: Cool Facts you may not know about the Terminator Franchise!

Did you happen to miss some or all of our latest TERMINATOR TRIVIA postings on our Facebook Page? Well don’t fret, we’ve collected all of these tasty Terminator tidbits into a single volume that you can read here! And who knows, even the most die-hard Terminator Fans might just learn something new about the franchise we all hold near and dear to our hearts!

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THE TERMINATOR Board Game incorporates “Enemy of my Enemy” Comic Series as an Expansion!

In 2014, Dark Horse Comics published a highly praised six issue comic series titled The Terminator: Enemy of my Enemy.  Embraced by Terminator fans and comic fans alike, Space Goat Productions, Inc. just excitingly revealed to us, that they will be incorporating this very cool series as an available expansion pack to their upcoming game “The Terminator: The Official Board Game”!

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An in depth look at the stop-motion animation Endoskeleton effects used in “THE TERMINATOR”.

In late 1982, when James Cameron’s dream film project “The Terminator” was finally greenlit with a initial budget of 4 million dollars, Cameron knew his biggest challenge would be bringing the T-800 Endoskeleton to life for the film’s finale. With the groundbreaking filmaker’s tool of photo-realistic Computer Generated Imagery technology (CGI) still years away, Cameron envisioned creating all the T-800 endoskeleton shots with stop motion animation technology.

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“THE TERMINATOR” Official Board Game will launch a Kickstarter campaign on February 15th!

Yes, Terminator fans… the game we have all been waiting for, The Terminator: The​ Official Board Game, will be launching a campaign on Kickstarter this February 15th and needs our support!  And preview some of the awesome game pieces while you’re at it!

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