Run to your nearest newsstand, Castle fans! Television's most beloved primetime couple is gracing the cover of TV Guide's latest issue (Nov. 5 - 11), and they're looking good!

But it's not the Castle and Beckett we're used to seeing — TV Guide has turned the pair into animated superheroes! Kate Beckett in a pencil skirt? Check. Rick Castle with a laser gun? Check. In other words, we love it!

The article, of course, teases next week's episode, "The Final Frontier." Castle and Beckett head to the set of a popular sci-fi series called Nebula 9 after a superfan is found murdered a convention much like San Diego Comic-Con.

Prepare yourselves for plenty of Firefly nods — including a character named Captain Max Richards, an obvious homage to Nathan Fillion's Firefly persona, Captain Mal Reynolds — and lots of geektastic Comic-Con-esque moments. Like Kate Beckett doing cosplay … no, really.

"The Final Frontier" is one shiny episode you will not want to miss! Tune in on Monday, Nov. 5 at 10 p.m. ET on ABC. Will you watch? 

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