Archive

August, 2016

  • 19 August

    Titanfall 2 Tech Test – How to Play With Friends

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    The big weekend is here! The first BETA (technically a Pre-Alpha) for Titanfall 2, which Respawn is calling the ‘Titanfall 2 Tech Test,’ is upon us and you’re ready to get into some serious gaming with your friends. One problem – that Invite Friends button simply doesn’t work. You can smash …

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  • 18 August

    Horror Dorbz, Pen Toppers & Mystery Minis from Funko

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    We’ve already been spoiled with some amazing horror Funko Pop!s & Mystery Minis over the last few years. Jason, Freddy, Gremlins, Edward Scissorhands, Sean of the Dead ……. The list could go on forever, but why stop now? Our friends at Funko just revealed a whole new wave of must-have mayhem for …

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  • 18 August

    Podcast: Kudos Kevin Smith (S02E46)

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    Welcome to the Nerd Fu podcast – Season 2: Episode 46.  If you’re looking for the latest & greatest in nerdy/geeky news, then this IS the podcast you’ve been looking for. Every week (mostly), we bring you the latest in Nerd News, including SCREENSHOT (movies & TV), STOCKPILE (collectibles), HIGH SCORE …

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  • 17 August

    DC’s Legends of Tomorrow – Funko Pop!

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    DC has dominated the TV landscape with some amazing shows over the last few years. Arrow & The Flash led the way with multiple seasons of amazing TV and many of the characters have been honored with Funko Pop! figures. Now, it’s time for some Legends to get the same treatment – Legends …

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  • 16 August

    ‘Arrival’ Trailer

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    You had us at ‘aliens’ and ‘first contact.’ Seriously – who doesn’t love a movie about aliens and what we do when we first encounter them? Director Denis Villeneuve, who brought us Sicario and the upcoming Blade Runner Sequel, has something for us ‘first contact’ fans and it’s coming soon. Arrival, …

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  • 16 August

    Storytime – A Little Art Book by Joey Spiotto

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    Our goal at Nerd Fu has always been pretty simple. We find & share the latest & greatest in Nerd News & Needs. Movies, television, collectible figures, posters, video games, T-Shirts and more. Along the way, we have made some amazing friends, including artists whose work we just can’t get enough of. …

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  • 12 August

    Rogue One: A Star Wars Story – Trailer

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    We’ve already had a few looks at Rogue One, the first stand-alone Star Wars Anthology film. Now, we finally have an official trailer with tons of new footage, a great look at the style of the film and a little cameo at the end. Put your doubts to rest and accept …

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  • 11 August

    Hot Topic Mystery Pop! Vinyl – Vault Boy

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    Hot Topic took to Periscope last week to reveal that another series of Mystery Pop! Vinyl figures would be coming August 11th. This time around the blind-box figures will focus on Fallout‘s Vault Boy. VAULT BOY MYSTERY POP! DETAILS It was revealed that there would be four different figures to hunt for …

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  • 10 August

    ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ – Grey Matter Art

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    Back in the summer of 2014, Marvel took a huge chance on a comic-to-movie that wasn’t that well known to the general public – Guardians of the Galaxy.  The comic-book fans knew and loved the license and Marvel knew exactly what they had, but everyone else needed a little convincing. Then …

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  • 10 August

    Podcast: Running Trains (S02E45)

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    Welcome to the Nerd Fu podcast – Season 2: Episode 45.  If you’re looking for the latest & greatest in nerdy/geeky news, then this IS the podcast you’ve been looking for. Every week (mostly), we bring you the latest in Nerd News, including SCREENSHOT (movies & TV), STOCKPILE (collectibles), HIGH SCORE …

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  • 9 August

    ‘Twilight’ Funko Pop!s Coming Soon

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    There were/are more than a few fans of the Twilight series. Twilighters, Twihards & Twi-Moms haven’t had a lot to cheer about over the last few years, but that is all about to change. For the fans that have been begging for these to finally be made, our friends at Funko …

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  • 9 August

    Luke Cage In Ballroom 20 – SDCC 2016

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    Our Thursday SDCC ended on what could EASILY be called one of the very best SDCC panels we’ve ever witnessed. Sitting in Ballroom 20 with the other 4,000+ fans, you could feel the excitement and anticipation in the air as we all waited the Marvel / Netflix Luke Cage panel! …

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  • 9 August

    Nerdist Invades the Indigo Ballroom – SDCC 2016

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    Thursday at San San Diego Comic-Con couldn’t have gone better for me as I got to see one of the panels I had been eagerly awaiting – the Nerdist panel! We love, LOVE the Nerdist team and regularly frequent the website and several of the podcasts. We certainly enjoy seeing …

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  • 8 August

    Rocket League – Rumble Trailer

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    If you haven’t already fallen in love with Rocket League®, you’re missing out. The game has taken the world by storm and seems to increase in popularity every day. If you’re anything like us, you can’t stop playing and you are always wondering …. what’s next? What will PSYONIX give us next? …

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  • 7 August

    Transformers: The Movie – Limited Edition Steelbook

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    While at San Diego Comic-Con, we ran into the folks at Shout! Factory who were displaying lots of great promotional items and prints of films and TV. There was one particular item on display at the front of their booth that caught my eye…. Transformers: The Movie Limited Edition 30th …

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