Archive

July, 2013

  • 2 July

    Pacific Rim Print Series – Artist NE

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    Earlier today, if you were paying attention and lucky enough to get in on the action, you picked up one of the amazing Gabz Pacific Rim posters from Odd City Entertainment.  The poster, and variants, were the first in a series from Odd City Entertainment that includes five artists (Gabz, …

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  • 2 July

    Escape Plan – Official Trailer Released [VIDEO]

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    I’ve been waiting for this day since the late 80’s. Schwarzenegger and Stallone are in an action movie together and, by the looks of this newly release trailer, they’ll be sharing a lot of screen time (unlike in the Expendables 1 & 2). Here’s the rundown on Escape Plan: When …

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  • 2 July

    Telltale’s The Walking Dead: 400 Days Gets Release Date – [VIDEO]

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    If you’re like me, you loved the emotional ride that was Telltale’s The Walking Dead and have been anxiously awaiting the game’s Season 2. You don’t come across a game that often with such deeply moving emotional characters. While this type of “episodic graphic adventure” game may not be everyone’s …

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  • 2 July

    The Cornetto Trilogy

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    Year’s ago, after it had already made it to rental stores/kiosks, I rented Shaun of the Dead and I am SO glad that I did. What a fantastic movie. Then, I saw Simon Pegg and “that other guy” were in another movie – Hot Fuzz. I once again (foolishly) waited …

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June, 2013

  • 29 June

    Hey ‘True Believers’ – Marvel Reveals SDCC 2013 Exclusives

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    You know, there was a time when the only direct deposit I had setup was my paycheck going to my bank. It appears that now some re-routing is in order. Marvel digs deep into their goodie bag and lets loose their exclusive offerings for next month’s San Diego Comic-Con. If you hear …

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  • 28 June

    First Look – Funko’s SDCC 2013 Exclusives

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    We’ve watched the hashtag #SDCC closely for months and things have really leveled up over the last couple of weeks.  Waiting, watching, wanting – we saw exclusive after exclusive announced, but no Funko. Well, just when I thought I couldn’t wait any longer an email lands in my inbox and …

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  • 28 June

    Big Bang Theory Mystery Minis – You Need a Little Nerd in Your Life

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    We’ve already had our Disney fix, then we saw some rumblings of a Nightmare Before Christmas series and an official announcement about The Walking Dead figures.  Now, word has been handed down from the Funko office that we will soon have access to these nuggets of awesomeness – The Big …

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  • 27 June

    The NerdFu Podcast 6-26-13 – Doctor Strange, Pacific Rim posters, OUYA, Deadpool Pop!s and More

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    Steve and Sully bring you the latest in Nerd culture news and introduce “Get to Know Your Nerds.” In this episode (June 26, 2013) we talk about Doctor Strange, Pacific Rim posters from Odd City Entertainment, The Heat (Melissa McCarthy and Sandra Bullock), Deadpool Pop! variants (including a new one …

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  • 26 June

    “Under the Dome” – A Nerd Review

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    Monday night was the big premiere night for the new Stephen King series Under the Dome.  I was pretty hyped on the idea of the show from the first trailer but I wondered if the show would be as good as I hoped and if a summer show like this …

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  • 25 June

    Marvel Conjures Up News for Doctor Strange Movie

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    Move over Houdini. Beat it Cris Angel. You don’t have anything on the Master of the Mystic Arts. The forces that be at Marvel have spoken and they are moving forward with the “Sorcerer Supreme’s” new movie. Phase Three will have Doctor Strange in the lineup! The new movie will …

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  • 25 June

    Pacific Rim Print Series from Odd City Entertainment

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    Pacific Rim is just weeks away (release date July 12th) and I cannot remember a movie with more marketing and buzz.  Don’t get me wrong, I’m loving the hype and can’t wait to see the film.  Now, I’ve got an entirely new reason to be excited about this film – …

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  • 25 June

    AMC Theatres + $3 Movies = Great Cause

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    Some great blockbuster hits are coming back to the big screen just in time for summer thanks to AMC Theatres. From now until mid-August, you can enjoy $3 select movies which will benefit the Autism Society, Autism Speaks, and the Will Rogers Institute. Don’t miss out on this fantastic opportunity to …

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  • 24 June

    Felicia Day Autograph GIVEAWAY

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    Back in May, I was lucky enough to attend Ottawa ComicCon and I chased down a few autographs while I was there.  Now, the NerdFu fans are the beneficiaries. One lucky winner in this giveaway will take home a 2013 Ottawa ComicCon program guide, signed by the geek goddess herself …

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  • 24 June

    Independence Day 2 Will Visit Earth in 2015

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    In 1996, an actor by the name of Will Smith was joined by other great names like Bill Pullman and Jeff Goldblum in one of the biggest blockbuster hits of all time…..Fox’s Independence Day. The film made over $50 million in it’s opening weekend and went on to become one …

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  • 22 June

    World War Z – A NERD’s Review

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    ***SPOLIER ALERT*** (even though we all know to always aim for head…….geez)   You’ve seen the trailer by now. And just like me, your first impression of the trailer was probably something like “umm….okay so all these zombies are Olympic sprinters or what?” But allow me to suspend any lurking …

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