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Comic Con news: 'Firefly' cast reunites for video game




No power in the ’verse can stop Firefly.

Announced at a panel Thursday, the crew of the spaceship Serenity are reuniting for the game Firefly Online — including Alan Tudyk, whose fan-favorite character Wash was tearfully killed off in the 2005 follow-up movie Serenity.

In the game, you can create your own character and a spaceship to captain. No one seems to know when it will launch, although a trailer says if you aim to misbehave, you can register now at However, as of this writing, the site appears to be down because apparently you can stop the signal. Curse your sudden but inevitable betrayal, Internet! You’re almost as bad as Fox!

Joss Whedon’s sci-fi Western TV series was canceled due to low ratings in 2003 after just 11 episodes aired (out of order) on Fox, but it has since earned a huge cult following. Even though Browncoats have lost many a war to reboot the show, they keep on flyin’.

[Last modified: Friday, July 25, 2014 5:19pm]


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