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Television Top Trumps: Yara Greyjoy from Game of Thrones vs Kate from Upstart Crow

Television Top Trumps: Yara Greyjoy from Game of Thrones vs Kate from Upstart Crow

Jacki Badger pits Gemma Whelan's Ironborn Queen against Gemma Whelan's Elizabethan actress - who will be victorious in our latest television top trumps?

The Lost Art of the Bottle Episode

The Lost Art of the Bottle Episode

In a television landscape of huge series arcs, Colin Polonowski considers the charms of the classic 'bottle episode'...

To binge or to watch weekly. What's the best way to watch TV?

To binge or to watch weekly. What's the best way to watch TV?

Steven Slatter looks at different ways of watching TV and if binging or watching weekly is best.

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine and Babylon 5 at 25 - How these shows challenged sci-fi television

Star Trek: Deep Space Nine and Babylon 5 at 25 - How these shows challenged sci-fi television

As these iconic shows celebrate their silver anniversary, Baz Greenland looks back at how they challenged the sci-fi genre.

Australian Cinema and Me

Australian Cinema and Me

On Australia Day, a look back at the country's cinema from its origins to the present day.

Stranger Things' Billy Hargrove; Another Angry Gay?

Stranger Things' Billy Hargrove; Another Angry Gay?

Many fans have come away from Stranger Things 2 reading tough boy Billy Hargrove as gay. But what could this mean for the show?

Can a TV show survive the loss of its leading star?

Can a TV show survive the loss of its leading star?

Can a TV show survive the loss of its leading star? From The X Files to Doctor Who, Baz Greenland looks considers the successes and failures of shows past...

End of Year Television Review: The Highlights of 2017

End of Year Television Review: The Highlights of 2017

The Digital Fix writers look at the highlights of another year of television. Did your favourite show make the cut?

Television Top Trumps: Parks & Rec's Ben Wyatt vs The Good Place's Trevor

Television Top Trumps: Parks & Rec's Ben Wyatt vs The Good Place's Trevor

This weeks, Jacki Badger pits Adam Scott against Adam Scott. Can his new The Good Place character beat his big Parks & Rec role?

Television Top Trumps - Margaret Schlegel vs Peggy Carter

Television Top Trumps - Margaret Schlegel vs Peggy Carter

It's the battle of the Hayley Atwells as Howard's End's Margaret goes up against Agent Carter's Peggy...

Television Top Trumps - Daisy Steiner vs Siobhan Sharpe

Television Top Trumps - Daisy Steiner vs Siobhan Sharpe

Jacki Badger's latest television top trumps pits Jessica Hynes's Daisy Steiner from Space vs her W1A character Siobhan Sharpe...

What are the greatest Halloween-themed episodes of television?

What are the greatest Halloween-themed episodes of television?

The Digital Fix writers band together to pick their three favourite Halloween-themed TV episodes...

Television Top Trumps - Buster Bluth vs Gary Walsh

Television Top Trumps - Buster Bluth vs Gary Walsh

Jacki Badger pits Tony Hale's Buster Bluth from Arrested Development against Tony Hale's Gary Walsh from Veep. Who will win?

Shared superhero universes: Are they more successful on television?

Shared superhero universes: Are they more successful on television?

New writer Steven Slatter looks at shared superhero universes fare on television and how successful they are to their big screen counterparts.

No Laughing Matter: How Sitcoms Have Helped Change the Conversation on Mental Health

No Laughing Matter: How Sitcoms Have Helped Change the Conversation on Mental Health

New writer Alistair Ryder looks at how sitcoms successfully tackle the stigma of mental health...

Stream This! - Is traditional TV viewing becoming a thing of the past?

Stream This! - Is traditional TV viewing becoming a thing of the past?

Do you watch TV via the listings or are you streaming fan and regularly watch shows when you want to or on handheld devices? Join the discussion about the ever changing habits of how we consume media. Add your voice to the mix.

‘Blink and you’ll miss it’ – LGBT+ representation that is barely even there

‘Blink and you’ll miss it’ – LGBT+ representation that is barely even there

Jessica Thomas looks at LGBT+ representation on television and how ‘blink and you’ll miss it’ attitude to many shows. Does it normalise LGBT+ representation or trivialise it?

The Star Trek we could have had...

The Star Trek we could have had...

Where no Trek scriptwriter has gone before...

Guessed the spoiler? Are modern audiences too savvy for TV show twists?

Guessed the spoiler? Are modern audiences too savvy for TV show twists?

Baz Greenland looks into the murky waters of TV twists and wonders if modern audiences are too experienced to ever be surprised...

Doctor Who: Some thoughts on Jodie Whittaker's casting and why now is the right time for a female Doctor

Doctor Who: Some thoughts on Jodie Whittaker's casting and why now is the right time for a female Doctor

TV Editor Baz Greenland talks about the Thirteenth Doctor casting and his thoughts on what a female lead means for Doctor Who, with some additional thoughts from his fellow writers...